Category Archives: Homebuying

Latest CA Public High School and School District Rankings are In

There is no question that public schools are a major topic of discussion with the confirmation of Betsy DeVos as Secretary of Education, but they’re always in discussion when it comes to a family deciding a community to buy a … Continue reading

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Getting a Mortgage – Should You Pay Discount Points?

The low mortgage interest rates that you find online or in the newspaper aren’t necessarily what you’ll pay when you apply for a loan. Why? Because banks will charge you “discount” points to get the best rate, which adds to … Continue reading

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New Season, New House for Steph Curry

Over the past two years, Steph Curry and family have been the poster kids for moving up in size going from a townhome in Oakland to larger homes in Orinda, then Walnut Creek and now Alamo. Just months after paying … Continue reading

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Pleasant Hill, CA Real Estate Market 2nd Hottest in U.S. according to Realtor.com.

Yes, you read that right! Pleasant Hill is the 2nd hottest market in the U.S. according to Realtor.com: “Millennials are a key factor turning up the heat in America’s hottest housing markets. Fueled by large populations of millennials attracted to … Continue reading

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What’s going on with the Housing Market?

Without further ado, here it is: We think the Housing Market is doing just fine. And we’re not just blowing smoke either to try and trick you into buying or selling real estate. Sure, we’ve seen some of the same … Continue reading

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San Ramon Valley Schools some of the Best in the Nation… Again!

It is no secret that the outstanding San Ramon Valley Unified School District is one of the best in the nation and a major draw to live in the area. In fact, for families with school age kids it may … Continue reading

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Amazing Beaches just Hours away from the East Bay

Who says you have to go to Southern California or some tropical paradise to enjoy a great beach? One of the best things about living in the San Francisco area’s East Bay is the fact that we’re just hours from … Continue reading

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