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  I ran across this photo when organizing my personal picture library.  I just love it.  This was taken in Sonoma County, on a Wine Road weekend. I was reminded of the fabulous time we had there, when I recently got an email announcing an event coming up in March.  I live in the Livermore Valley,...
Super Bowl SundayFebruary 6th, 2011 If hanging out at home to watch the Big Game doesn’t give you enough of a thril, well - find a local place to party with other like-minded sports fans.  Here are two options for you whether you want a more intimate venue, or single minded focus on the game: The...
This lovely Town Square home has an expanded, open floor plan featuring a carpeted family room with vaulted ceiling, crown molding, skylight, surround sound and brick hearth and free-standing fireplace. 3 bedrooms, 2 updated bathrooms 2 car garage 1512 sq. ft. of living space 6200 sq. ft. lotLis...
Sellers may be old hands at buying and selling, but even those with experience know that with all the changes in the industry, things could be very different.  And those who’ve never sold a home before of course, want an understanding of what will happen next. 1)    Escrow will be opened and the ...
Dover PlaceSt. Andrew’s WayLivermore, CA 94551 This charming neighborhood has wood sided homes with vaulted ceilings, and bannistered front porches.  Built in 1998 by Trend Builders, these single family homes are commuter friendly, with easy access to 580 at Vasco Rd.   The two story homes have a...
Sorry this photo isn't clearer. I saw this while driving the other day, and this was the best I could do through the car window.  I only wish I'd got the post the dog did before I could pull out my camera.  She'd turned around, and looked straight at me, complete with pink sunglasses.  This pooch...
Summit Park 6332 Tioga Pass CourtLivermore, A 94551 4.2 acres  Opened in 2001, Summit Neighborhood Park is 4.2 acres of grassy area, picnic tables and tot lot areas, just to the east of Vasco Ave. Interestingly, the park was named for the summit named streets in the adjacent housing development, ...
Now that the year is done, it’s always interesting to inspect graphs of a local housing market.  Here’s a look at single family homes in Dublin, CA with some commentary.  This first graph illustrates Supply and Demand.  Compared to December of last year, supply is up 105%, and demand is up 32% ov...
I've been waiting and waiting for the news that Verizon would carry the Iphone this year.  But, hearing from an insider at Verizon not to be too early to sign on.  It's my understanding that the phone will be a bit different from the one AT&T carries.  Looking at reviews online, there can be a bi...
Now that the year is done, it’s always interesting to inspect graphs of a local housing market.  Here’s a look at end of the year activity with some commentary.  This first graph illustrates Supply and Demand for Single Family Homes in Danville, CA.  Compared to December of last year, these stats...

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