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Alain Pinel Realtors Celebrates Alameda Office Opening

October 29, 2014

Alameda Office Ribbon Cutting with Mayor Marie Gilmore

Alameda Office Opening with Mayor Marie Gilmore

Alain Pinel Realtors celebrated the opening of their new Alameda office with a ribbon cutting event and grand opening party on October 23rd. Attendees included Alameda Mayor Marie Gilmore, who performed the ribbon cutting, and Alameda Chamber of Commerce board member Kari Thompson.
At the event, the firm gave $5k to the Alameda Point Collaborative, the largest supportive housing provider for homeless families in Alameda County. The supportive housing community uses all its resources to help families and individuals break the cycle of homelessness and poverty.
Among the 14 Realtors working out of the new office, seven rank among Alameda’s top 50 agents, including the #1 agents by dollar volume, David Gunderman and Andrew Raskopf, and the former President of the Alameda Association of Realtors, Sally Han, APR Alameda Sales Manager.
Located at 2212-B Southshore Center West, Alameda, the new 2,300+/-sf office space will showcase 21st Century technologies throughout, and will also be the first completely paperless APR office. The space will feature contemporary artwork curated by the Gray Loft Gallery, rotating on a quarterly basis, with receptions for the artists for each installation.
“With a growing part of our business coming from Alameda, our new office will serve the tremendous increase in demand, the accelerating prices of the community, and the wonderful housing option Alameda offers with its convenience to San Francisco and the greater Bay Area,” said Phil Weingrow, APR Montclair Village & Alameda Manager. “With its old world family charm, as well as a growing group of businesses, we are excited to have a new home in Alameda.”

To see more photos from the event, visit our gallery on Facebook.

2212-B Southshore Center West | 510.809.1111 .

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Alain Pinel Realtors Opens New Alameda Office

September 24, 2014

Alain Pinel Realtors is excited to announce our continued expansion in the Bay Area with the opening of our newest location at the South Shore Center in Alameda.
“With many of our associates already living and working in the City of Alameda, it was an obvious next step, to bring our technology and marketing expertise to a top quality location in Alameda, one of the most desirable communities in the East Bay,” said Phil Weingrow, Vice President and Manager of Alain Pinel Realtors Oakland Hills – Montclair Village.
The community, once known for its Navy base, has slowly transformed into a modern 21st century city. The geographic benefits including incredible views, beaches, and easy commutes via ferry and BART. With great school, restaurants and shopping, it’s no surprise the average price of a single family home has jumped from the mid-$500’s in the beginning of 2012 to over $850,000 currently. Earlier this year, APR announced the highest recorded sale of a single family home in Alameda’s history.
The new office is located at 2212-B Southshore Center West and can be reached at 510.809.1111 .

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APR Tiburon Office Now Open!

February 3, 2011

We are pleased to announce that our new Tiburon office is now open and ready to serve clients in the Belvedere Tiburon area. The new office is located at Point Tiburon Plaza, 1751 Tiburon Blvd in Tiburon.

This follows our entry into the Marin and Sonoma County markets in 2009, with the opening of offices in Corte Madera, Novato, Ross, Mill Valley and Sonoma.
The 3,000+/-sf office space features modern design and amenities, along with the cutting-edge technology tools that APR is known for. The new office will be home to 15 select Tiburon/Belvedere marketing specialists.
Steve Dickason, Vice President of of the APR Marin Office, will oversee the new Tiburon office and ensure delivery of APR’s comprehensive services and support to local agents and clients.
This will be our 32nd office in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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Noe Valley Office Now Open

October 7, 2010

We’re proud to announce the opening of our new Noe Valley office, located at the corner of 24th Street and Vicksburg in downtown Noe Valley, and serving the vibrant high-end markets of Noe Valley, Eureka Valley, Bernal Heights, Portrero Hill, Buena Vista Terrace, Ashbury Heights, Clarendon Heights and Twin Peaks, along with Miraloma Park, Sherwood Forest, West Portal, Forest Hill, Balboa Terrace and St. Francis Wood.
The more than a dozen neighborhoods the new office serves represent the crème de la crème of the South Side of San Francisco. As our other San Francisco offices already represent many listings in these neighborhoods, the new Noe Valley office was a natural way to better serve buyers who are interested in this exciting location. Home values in this neighborhood are on par with those of Pacific Heights, with the average home value in Noe Valley in July 2010 at 1,017,900, only about $100,000 less than that of Pacific Heights, according to Zillow.
The office’s prominent location on the South Side of San Francisco in Noe Valley complements our other locations on the North Side of the city in the Marina, and the APR Investment Group on Union Street in Cow Hollow, who represented the majority of Apartment House Sales in San Francisco in the last year.
Approximately 20 agents will be working from this location, including Susan Ring, The Shagley Team, Jessica Branson, Lynette Guesti, and newest addition, the top producer for all of Prudential in San Francisco for many years, Sue Bowie.
For more information about the APR Noe Valley office call 415.746.1111 or, to meet the outstanding group of real estate professionals in this office, drop by for a tour.

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APR Danville/Blackhawk Office Moves to New Location at The Danville Livery & Mercantile

August 26, 2010

On August 31, the APR Danville/Blackhawk office will open in its prestigious new location at The Danville Livery & Mercantile, located at 601 Sycamore Valley Road West in Danville.

Situated right off the 680 corridor in a convenient location between Pleasanton and Walnut Creek, the Livery is a hub of local shopping and entertainment. The mixed-use building features exceptional award-winning architecture, and having been built prior to town’s incorporation, helped make Danville a destination to live and visit. The Livery is a center for many popular local events, and is known as a cultural meeting place for all of Contra Costa County.
Keeping with our tradition of staying on the cutting edge of technology, the new office will be outfitted with a new network, new cabling, and new computers on every desk. We lead the way in providing the best hardware and technology services to all of our sales professionals, putting a vast wealth of resources at every agent’s fingertips.
The office’s prime location, increased parking and excellent facility will help our sales professionals better serve their customer base. Additionally, the serene setting and streamlined office design will add to agent productivity.
Our agents bring exceptional technical expertise and an uncommon level of education and creativity to each and every transaction, and in turn, we provide them with the very best. As a result, our sales professionals average more transactions per agent and higher dollar values per sale than agents from any other firm – and the new Danville/Blackhawk office will contribute to our agent’s continued success.
For more information about the new Danville/Blackhawk office call 925.314.1111 or drop by for a tour.

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Alain Pinel Realtors Growth into Marin County Continues With Opening of New Ross Office

September 17, 2009

Alain Pinel Realtors (APR) is pleased to announce further growth in the Marin County real estate market with the opening of a new boutique office in Ross. This comes on top of the opening of two offices in Marin County earlier this year, with new branches opening in both Corte Madera and Novato in March. There are now 31 APR offices in Northern California and approximately 1,300 agents.
The new APR Ross office, a space shared with SL:ID STUDIO, founded by principal designer Samantha Lyman, is a place where Ross Valley homeowners and prospective homeowners can obtain information and advice about Ross Valley real estate. Visitors can view a slide show of Ross Valley homes for sale as well as samples of Lyman’s furnishings and accessories. In the conferencing area, real estate counselors will provide information about the Marin marketplace, Ross Valley amenities such as schools, shopping, police and fire protection, parks and recreational facilities.
“We’re very excited to announce the opening of our third Marin office,” said Larry Knapp, President of Alain Pinel Realtors. “It establishes a stronger presence in the luxury Marin market where our plans include more offices in the future.”
Steve Dickason, Vice President of Alain Pinel Realtors Marin office, will oversee the Ross office and ensure delivery of our comprehensive services and support to local agents and clients. “We are delighted to be opening an office in Ross and, with Samantha’s vision, to be able to provide such a uniquely pleasing, living room environment for our local clients to meet with their agents,” said Dickason.