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By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, Opening the Doors to California Homes -East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Monthly Market Activity for Single Family Homes in Oakland(includes Piedmont and Emeryville) The Median Sale Price for homes in Oakland during August was $820,000 with thehighest number of units sold in the $1m-1.49m  price range. The Bay Area continues to be a popular place to call home. If you ...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, Opening the Doors to California Homes -East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Things to do in Oakland September 15-29 2019 Bay Area Pet Fair & Adoptathon September 14-15, 2019The Pet Food Express Bay Area Pet Fair features more than 70 Ca. pet rescues and shelters in attendance, with over 2,000+ adoptable dogs, cats and small animals. It is the largest pet adoption fair in...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, Opening the Doors to California Homes -East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Realtor shoutout-Looking back at success can help you move forward in life  Some people think I am selling houses, but in reality, I am selling a lifestyle. I cannot believe a year has passed since I was fortunate enough to help a client relocating to the Bay Area. She was starting a new job, lim...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, Opening the Doors to California Homes -East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Things to do in Oakland September 1-14 2019  56th Annual Kings Mountain Art Fair Aug. 31, Sept. 1, Sept. 2The forest becomes an outdoor gallery displaying some of the finest handmade arts and crafts on the West Coast. The #1 fine art fair in No. California, featuring 135+ juried artists in a redw...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, Opening the Doors to California Homes -East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Amazing Restaurants in the East Bay - SCOTT’S SEAFOOD Fine dining at its finest. If you love seafood, please visit Scott's Seafood located in Jack London Square Oakland. Scott's Seafood Grill & Bar offers their guests an engaging experience that features exquisite dining, breathtaking views and u...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, Opening the Doors to California Homes -East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Local Business Feature: OAKLAND SUPPLY CO. If you are looking for Quality American-made goods, the finest local wares, and other things we love, this is the place to be! Featuring apparel from Levi's, Obey, Mollusk Surf Shop, Topo Designs, Stance, Herschel, Stussy, WRK + jewelry, bags, leather go...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, Opening the Doors to California Homes -East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Selling homes is about relationships Selling homes is about relationships. If you have not established trust, everyone involved with be stressed out during the transaction. About a year ago, this couple interviewed three agents, and signed the listing agreement the day we met.  My client said: “M...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, Opening the Doors to California Homes -East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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What are your priority tasks when you move in?  Moving into a new home is an exciting time, and you’re probably daydreaming about decor and paint schemes and new furniture. But before you get into the fun stuff, there are some basics you should cover first.   Change the locks Even if you’re promi...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, Opening the Doors to California Homes -East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Finding the right mattress   1. Mattress construction: The most popular mattress types are inner spring mattresses, memory foam mattresses, and adjustable air mattresses. Each has pros and cons when it comes to durability and comfort customization.     2. Firmness: Mattress firmness plays a huge ...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, Opening the Doors to California Homes -East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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House for Sale in Oakland4401 Fleming Ave, Oakland, CA 94619 OPEN HOUSE This sun-filled, three bedroom, two bath home has a versatile layout including an in-law space with a separate entrance ideal for extended family living. Formal living and dining rooms, two kitchen’s, a level yard, a detached...

By Rob Spinosa, Vice President of Mortgage Lending, Marin County
(Guaranteed Rate, Marin County, CA)
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How a Refinance Can Drive Down Your Monthly Expenses While all real estate may be local, so too is it true that one homeowner, confronted with the opportunity to save $250 per month through refinancing, for example, may view that as a significant financial relief while another may feel it's not e...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, Opening the Doors to California Homes -East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Monthly Market Activity for Single Family Homes in Oakland(includes Piedmont and Emeryville) The Median Sale Price for homes in Oakland during July was $872,500 with thehighest number of units sold in the $1m-1.49m  price range. The Bay Area continues to be a popular place to call home. If you ar...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, Opening the Doors to California Homes -East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Things to do in Oakland August 17-September 2 2019  Hayward Zucchini Festival August 17-18, 2019Clear your calendar, there's sure to be something fun for the entire family at the annual Hayward Zucchini Festival including live music, arts & crafts and a Kid's Town area with fun games, cool prizes...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, Opening the Doors to California Homes -East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Things to do in Oakland August 3-16 2019   Concord Jazz Festival August 3, 2019Concord Jazz and Live Nation are proud to present the 50th Anniversary Concord Jazz Fest. 2019 marks the fiftieth anniversary of the festival, which began at a city park in 1969 and gave birth to the venerable Concord ...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, Opening the Doors to California Homes -East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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A weekend in Suttle Lake, Oregon Suttle Lake is a natural lake near the crest of the Cascade Range in central Oregon, United States, covering 253 acres. It was named in honor of John Settle, whose name was misspelled when the lake was officially recorded as a geographic feature. (wikipedia) We ce...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, Opening the Doors to California Homes -East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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An amazing birthday weekend in Oregon This is probably one of the most amazing birthdays I have ever had. Me and my husband went to Oregon to spend the weekend hiking, biking, and visiting some friends.    My husband bought me a new bike for my birthday! It goes over rocks so smooth, I still can'...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, Opening the Doors to California Homes -East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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UPSIZING YOUR HOME   Unfortunately, our homes do not always grow with us. What may have initially worked fine for a single person, a young couple’s starter home, or a family with a newborn can quickly become too small as families expand and multiple generations live under one roof.Remodeling and ...

By Rob Spinosa, Vice President of Mortgage Lending, Marin County
(Guaranteed Rate, Marin County, CA)
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What is APR on a Mortgage? "Can you tell me what your APR is?""Sure.  Can you tell me what APR is?""Uhhhh..."So this really happened.  Many times, in fact.  This is your garden variety, otherwise-intelligent consumer trying to shop for a mortgage.  This is someone earnestly trying to figure out t...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, Opening the Doors to California Homes -East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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MUST-HAVE TOOLS FOR HOMEOWNERS  When you own your home, things are going to break and, unless you want to spend your money on visits from a neighborhood handyman, you are going to need to fix them yourself. Luckily, you do not need an arsenal of tools to handle most home maintenance fixes. These ...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, Opening the Doors to California Homes -East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Your dream home, one step at a time  Some people think I am selling houses, but in reality, I help people buy and sell homes. I was fortunate enough to help client move from being renters of a property, to homeowners of the home they grew to love. We had to move so fast to make it work for everyo...

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