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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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Is Costco’s switch from American Express to Citi Visa Credit Cards going to Impact your Credit Score?

Like many of you, we are long-time Costco loving members who have used our Costco American Express credit card extensively to earn rewards. Effective today, Costco has switched to a Citi Visa credit card that they believe is better in … Continue reading

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California’s Best Public High Schools 2016 from U.S. News

They’re out! One of the most respected and followed public school ranking programs, U.S. News & World Report released their 2016 California Public High School Rankings today. It’s no secret that school scores and rankings are one of the top … Continue reading

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Top Real Estate Scholars Weigh In on Buying vs Renting

Do you have friends or family who rent who have been weighing the pros and cons of continuing to rent vs buying a home? We’re not talking about just the calculations to compare payments to see which is lower, we’re … Continue reading

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Taking a Leap on Leap Day

Imagine how cool it would be if you were buying a home today, on Leap Day! We don’t know too many people who celebrate buying their home every year, but making it a Leap Year celebration every four years? That … Continue reading

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10 Things Young Buyers Want In Their First Home

You hear the term “Millennial” a lot in the real estate business these days. Millennial’s are those aged 35 years or younger. The reason why is that this demographic is going to be an increasingly important part of the buyer … 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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