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How to Build Family Wealth by 20% over the Next 5 Years

Think you’ve missed out on the opportunity to build housing wealth (otherwise known as home equity) over the next 5 years? Well, it’s time for you to think again! Currently, there is over $90 TRILLION dollars in home equity in … Continue reading

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Top 3 Ways to Protect your Home’s Exterior

In the Bay Area we’re set to see our first significant rain in quite a while and it’s possible you haven’t thought about your home’s exterior in quite a while. Most siding materials require little or no attention. Brick, engineered … 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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America’s Love Affair with Home Equity

Experts continue to confirm what we’ve been saying for years: Homeownership has been the main path to wealth for most Americans over the past several decades. Today, home equity – the market value of a home minus the balance on … Continue reading

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Why now is the time to get prepared for El Niño

The latest figures put it at a 95% chance that we are going to have a significant El Niño event that will make for a very wet winter with water issues and flooding.  Here is a great comparison photo put together … Continue reading

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Non-Profit Spotlight: Tri-Valley R.E.A.C.H.

For the second year in a row, the San Ramon and Danville offices of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices | Drysdale Properties will be spending their community service day painting one of the resident homes of Tri-Valley R.E.A.C.H.  REACH stands for Resources … Continue reading

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Why Signing Up for the Nextdoor Free Private Neighborhood Social Network is a GREAT Idea

As mentioned above, Nextdoor is a free private social network for your neighborhood. Based on your address when you sign up, it automatically assigns you to your neighborhood (all addresses are part of some neighborhood or you can define one) … Continue reading

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