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Annual Kevin Murphy Blood Drive in San Ramon This Saturday

Live in the East Bay and looking for something worthwhile to do this Saturday, February 18th, 2017? Our dear friends, the Murphy family, are hosting their 8th Annual Pay It Forward Blood Drive as a way to pay forward for the … 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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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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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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California’s Safest Cities plus Finding Your Place

Looking for a safe city to move to? From Lieutenant Denton Carlson of the San Ramon Police Department – “According to the latest FBI Uniform Crime Report on violent crimes against persons, San Ramon is the safest California city with … Continue reading

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