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The Next “It” Spot: The Laurel District

First it was Temescal, then “Uptown” Oakland, and recently West Oakland.  Now it is the Laurel District!  Ok, now I am sure there are those of you who will say that The Laurel District was already pretty cool.  But when food and shopping become an anchor, meaning, a reason to visit a neighborhood, that is when the […]

How I Brought NYC Home

So I just came back from NYC where I was attending the Inman Connect, a real estate conference where Realtors from all over the country meet for 5 days to talk technology, how to build a better business, and of course, real estate.  I love going to the event because I make some amazing connections […]

Knew It! Dishwasher Do’s + Don’ts

Fork tines up or down?  Rinse or scrape? Here is a few dishwasher do’s and don’ts: DO: use a rinse aid – it helps relieve dishes of pesky water spots and allows them to dry quickly DON’T: place smaller plates behind larger ones – they will be missed by the spray DO: organize utensils by type with […]

Creative Recycling + Advertising

Ever wonder what to do with your kids’ old crib, the one that no longer meets the safety requirements and therefore shouldn’t be passed on?  I had one of those.  I decided to tear it apart and turn the pieces into something useful. For this one I took the bottom of the crib, where the […]

New Listing: 730 Stannage, Albany

We first met the seller of 730 Stannage back in early June of this year.  Her dad had just passed away and she was looking for guidance as to what to do with the family house.  Her family moved into the house nearly 60 years ago.  It was home to many family parties, neighborhood “Solano Stroll” […]

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