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A historic home and Diablo treasure

February 22, 2019

Where: 2067 Alameda Diablo, Diablo, CA 94528

Built in 1925, this classic Tudor home has been awarded the Diablo Treasure for Historical Preservation, recognizing the significance and style it brings to Contra Costa County. The historic home features a renovated foundation, electrical work and lighting, and offers the perfect blend of artistic craftsmanship and modern amenities. Other features of this property include white oak floors, Carrera marble kitchen counters, a wine cellar and tasting room, brick patio overlooking a Koi pond and creek, and a fireplace adorned with an antique marble mantle.

Under the Mills Act, this historic property has significantly reduced property taxes, making it a multimillion dollar masterpiece unique to luxury homes. Full of history and designed with meticulous attention to detail, this one-of-a-kind home is a true “Diablo Treasure.”

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Take in the history and extravagance of this home during our open house, this Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m.

Listed at $2,699,950 by Julianne Chan of Alain Pinel Realtors’ Danville/Blackhawk office.

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Hilltop home near downtown Lafayette

February 8, 2019

Where: 70 Leslyn Lane, Lafayette, CA 94549

Offering the ultimate in privacy, security and views, this exclusive estate sits on a 7.35-acre lot at the end of a private lane. Inside, the gourmet kitchen and adjacent breakfast nook feature a direct look at Mount Diablo scenery. The family room boasts an open-beam ceiling and stone fireplace, while the spacious living room and dining room open up to a gorgeous backyard and patio area. This backyard space offers luxuries ideal for entertaining, including a sparkling swimming pool, spa and shaded terrace viewable from the home’s master-suite balcony.

Located on a hilltop near downtown Lafayette, the freeway, BART and top-rated schools, this secluded property is a fantastic find in Contra Costa County.

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Check out the views and luxurious layout of the property during this Sunday’s open house, running from 1 to 4 p.m.

Listed at $2,750,000 by Jim Colhoun of Alain Pinel Realtors’ Orinda office.

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A Willow Glen wonder near Canoas Park

January 25, 2019

Where: 901 Kingfisher Drive, San Jose, CA 95125

A beautifully remodeled ranch home in one of San Jose’s most desirable neighborhoods, 901 Kingfisher Drive offers meticulous updates throughout and an exceptional modern touch. The spacious living room includes a cozy fireplace as well as gleaming hardwood flooring. In the kitchen you’ll find a large island, breakfast bar, granite countertops, recessed lighting and the finest appliances. The home’s luxurious baths offer modern aesthetics, including frameless barn-shower doors, rain showers, polished chrome plumbing and light fixtures, and gorgeous tile flooring.

Outside, the landscaped yard and patio space are ideal for summer entertaining. The exterior stone trim and oversized driveway take the property’s curb appeal to a whole new level. Located near historic Lincoln Avenue shopping district, beautiful parks and San Jose tech hubs, this home is a Willow Glen wonder.

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Listed at $1,098,000 by Que Foor of Alain Pinel Realtors’ San Mateo office.

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An extraordinary Blackhawk estate

January 18, 2019

Where: 5360 Blackhawk Drive, Danville, CA 94506

One of the finest estate homes in the area, this approximately 5,470 square-foot home is superbly designed for entertaining and family living. Situated on more than half an acre, the spacious home offers panoramic views of the Falls Golf Course and surrounding hills from many of the rooms. The home also features a dramatic entryway, honed marble flooring, soaring cathedral ceilings and walls of wood-cased windows. Outside, you’ll find a rear yard that’s an entertainer’s dream, including a sparkling pool and spa, waterfall, new deck and surround sound system.

Stunning both inside and out, this incredible estate is a buyer’s paradise in Contra Costa County.

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Listed at $2,675,000 by Bonne Wersel of Alain Pinel Realtors’ Danville/Blackhawk office.

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Serene setting on two acres in Burlingame

December 28, 2018

Where: 2918 Adeline Drive, Burlingame, CA 94010

Set in a peaceful hillside setting adjacent to Mills Canyon Park, this spectacular property sits on two private acres in San Mateo County. The formal living room and dining room make for a grand entrance in this home, boasting beautiful treetop views. The kitchen offers a convenient breakfast bar opening up to the family room, which features a vaulted ceiling and wood-burning fireplace. The spacious master suite includes a separate study, updated bathroom and walk-in closet.

Head outside to relax on either of the two separate patio areas and enjoy the serenity provided by the private acreage. Ideally located for commuting to both San Francisco and Silicon Valley, this home is a personal retreat unlike any other in Burlingame.

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Listed at $2,298,000 by Marybeth Dorst of Alain Pinel Realtors’ Menlo Park office.

Stop by this Saturday and Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. to take a tour during one of our open houses.

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Luxury living in a Campbell cul-de-sac

December 21, 2018

Where: 1233 Bracebridge Court, Campbell, CA 95008

Space, luxury and privacy await at this Silicon Valley stunner located on the border of Los Gatos and Saratoga. The duet home features vaulted ceilings, an open floor plan, abundant natural lighting and a private balcony off the master suite. Just a short drive from shops and dining at Downtown Campbell and Los Gatos, Westgate, Valley Fair and Santana Row, this property offers the pinnacle of luxury living in Santa Clara County.

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Listed at $1,328,000 by Michelle Thompson of Alain Pinel Realtors’ Los Gatos office.

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An astounding four-story condo in San Francisco

December 7, 2018

Where: 3233 Jackson Street, San Francisco, CA 94118

Four levels of luxury await at this elegant San Francisco condo. With an impressive facade and gorgeous formal entry, this space features ornate crown molding, beautiful oak paneling and numerous rooms remodeled with the finest details. The kitchen includes marble countertops, a large center island and plenty of space for storage. The upper level of the home offers breathtaking views of the Golden Gate Bridge, while the lower level is highlighted by your own personal wine cellar. From top to bottom, this astounding space is the epitome of luxury and located near some of the best the city has to offer.

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Check this property out for yourself during this Sunday’s open house, running from 2 to 4 p.m. And keep an eye out for a feature of this incredible condo in this Sunday’s issue of the San Francisco Chronicle.

Listed at $6,695,000 by Annie Williams of Alain Pinel Realtors’ San Francisco-Marina office.

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Striking detail and design in San Mateo County

November 23, 2018

Where: 570 Remillard Drive, Hillsborough CA 94010

Built with striking craftsmanship and design, this home ideal for both formal entertaining and comfortable everyday living. The stunning property boasts Craftsman details from top to bottom, as well as Australian spotted gum hardwood floors, Italian Murano glass lights, and onyx countertops. Other designer details in the custom home include tiles from Ann Sacks, Venetian plaster walls and high-end Rohl fixtures. Outside, an expansive deck and two patios unfold on this beautiful setting of one-half acre with stunning park-like grounds. Built with privacy in mind, this incredible property reflects the best of living in San Mateo County.

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See the custom Craftsman home for yourself during this weekend’s open houses, running Saturday and Sunday from 2 to 4:30 p.m.

The home is listed at $3,788,000 by Julie Baumann of Alain Pinel Realtors’ Burlingame office.

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An elegant escape nestled in Novato

November 16, 2018

Where: 5 Savanna Court, Novato, CA 94947

This incredibly elegant, executive style home sits in the beautiful Pacheco Ranch Estates. The first thing you notice when you walk in the door is the gorgeous formal entry and dramatic winding staircase leading to the second floor. Three fireplaces throughout the home add charm and comfort to this Marin marvel. The family room opens up to a spacious deck designed for outdoor entertaining. Set against a wooded hillside with a patio area and dog run, this property is both close to nature and near some of the best conveniences Novato has to offer.

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Stop by this Saturday and Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. to tour one of the finest homes in all of Novato during our open houses.

The property is listed at $1,399,000 by Wayka Bartolacelli of Alain Pinel Realtors’ Corte Madera – Central Marin Office.

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A country estate in Saratoga

November 9, 2018

Where: 19400 Saratoga Los Gatos Road, Saratoga, CA 95070

Privately located in Saratoga’s premier platinum triangle, this stunning “Green Gables” country estate blends seamlessly with beautifully manicured grounds. The home offers a gracious interior with fine architectural craftsmanship and details, including stately rooms, hardwood flooring, expansive picture windows, luxurious mill work, salon-style picture moldings, soaring ceilings and an abundance of natural light. This incredible estate also features an abundance of unique spaces, including a sunroom, wine cellar and tasting room, and a charming one-bedroom and one-bath guest house.

Outside, 1.95 acres boast lush lawns and trees, mature shrubs and colorful terraced gardens, as well as a gorgeous pool, tennis court, sport court, and multiple terraces. All of the above rest in a serene setting ideally located close to schools, shopping, dining and freeways in Santa Clara County.

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See the country estate for yourself at our open house this Sunday, November 11 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.

The property is listed at $5,950,000 by the Nevis and Ardizzone Team of Alain Pinel Realtors’ Los Gatos Office

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