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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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Style and sophistication in San Jose

February 15, 2019

Where: 9065 Village View Loop, San Jose, CA 95135

Located in the highly desirable Village Valle Vista, this luxurious condominium offers three bedrooms, two baths and plenty of space. Upgraded throughout, the property includes a fireplace, built-in wine cooler, ample lighting and a well-designed open floor plan. The home’s kitchen features custom tiling, a stainless-steel double sink, dry bar and brand new high-end appliances. Other upgrades in this space include hickory flooring, detailed crown molding and plantation shutters.

Outside, the back patio includes upgraded lighting, a gorgeous water feature and a beautiful view. Part of a 55+ community, the home boasts elegance and sophistication in San Jose.

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Listed at $1,250,000 by Ashley Aguilar of Alain Pinel Realtors’ San Jose – Almaden Valley 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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Listed at $2,750,000 by Jim Colhoun of Alain Pinel Realtors’ Orinda office.

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San Jose stunner in Silver Creek Valley

February 1, 2019

Where: 5182 Hawkstone Way, San Jose, CA 95138

With sweeping views across Silver Creek Valley to breathtaking Mount Hamilton, this stunning custom estate in San Jose offers stylish distinction with a blend of modernism and refined details. Ample natural light flows through the home’s French doors and windows. The private property offers a gorgeous panorama of the surrounding area, as well as a mature landscape and impeccably manicured gardens. Sit back and relax in any of the home’s intimate patio areas or spend time by the fireplace in the outdoor living room. With a recently reduced price and a prime location in Santa Clara County, this property is a one-of-a-kind showcase for the most discerning buyer.

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Listed at $2,650,000 by Eric Parker and Nicki Brown of Alain Pinel Realtors’ San Jose – Almaden Valley 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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Lavish living in Los Altos Hills

January 11, 2019

Where: 12169 Dawn Lane, Los Altos Hills, CA 94022

Sitting on more than one acre in one of the finest lots in Los Altos Hills, this elegant home features six bedrooms and four and one-half baths in one of Santa Clara County’s most desired neighborhoods. Set back from the street with a private driveway, the property offers exceptional privacy and a relaxing setting. The home’s interior boasts dual-pane windows and glass doors throughout that bring the outside in. Its newly remodeled kitchen includes granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. The living room’s picture windows overlook the serene outdoor views, which can also be seen from the wrap-around deck.

Located near distinguished Palo Alto schools with access to all of Silicon Valley, this gorgeous property is what California living is all about.

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Listed at $5,500,000 by Edie Halenbeck of Alain Pinel Realtors’ Saratoga office.

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Sprawling Mediterranean estate in Orinda

January 4, 2019

Where: 9 Gardiner Court, Orinda, CA 94563

At more than 7,200 square feet, this stunning Mediterranean estate boasts panoramic views from nearly every room, as well as impeccable finishes throughout. This home offers six bedrooms, including a luxurious master suite on the second level and an additional master suite on the main level, ideally suited for extended family or guests. The gourmet kitchen features two islands, ample space and commercial grade appliances. With its private setting, gorgeous views and close proximity to award-winning schools and local transit, this property is an incredible find in Contra Costa County.

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Listed at $3,495,000 by Alan Marks of Alain Pinel Realtors’ Orinda 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.

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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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