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A private San Rafael resort

April 13, 2018

Where: 59 Ridge Avenue, San Rafael, CA 94901
Nestled away in the gorgeous Dominican University neighborhood, this two-story home gives off a resort-like feel with its luxurious pool, spa, sauna and deck. Two separate, gated entryways lead to this breathtaking property, which is located in an spot designed for providing outstanding privacy. With views of the Bay and Mt. Tam, this home offers the best of Marin County.
Take a virtual tour to see the property’s endless amenities.
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Stop by our open house Saturday and Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. to get a glimpse of this San Rafael resort.
This home is listed at $2,250,000 by Mitra Niadj of Alain Pinel Realtors’ Corte Madera – Central Marin office.
Looking to live in Marin County? See more homes for sale in the area.

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Captivating views and casual elegance in Los Gatos

April 6, 2018

Where: 116 Teresita Way, Los Gatos, CA 95032
This private property rests beneath a canopy of oaks and features stunning views of city lights and the surrounding hillsides. The estate offers a calm and peaceful ambiance, but allows the owner to host extravagant evenings for family and friends. Entertain poolside and watch the sunset on one of the expansive flagstone and redwood decks, or enjoy the generous meadow and lawn area in the back of the home. Conveniently located just a few miles from Los Gatos shops, dining and schools, this quiet and serene setting is a rare find in Santa Clara County.
Take a virtual tour to get a glimpse of this spectacular home.
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See how this property shines—come by our open house, this Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m.
This home is listed at $3,974,000 by Amy McCafferty of Alain Pinel Realtors’ Los Gatos office.
Looking to live in Santa Clara County? Here are more homes for sale in the area.


 

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Sea-breezes and sunsets in Santa Cruz

March 30, 2018

Where: 23311 East Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
This charismatic Pleasant Point home offers an unobstructed, panoramic look at Monterey Bay, with every room designed to take advantage of spectacular ocean views. A spacious private patio off the kitchen is ideal for gathering with friends and family or relaxing while taking in the ocean breeze. Wake each morning and drift off to sleep at night to the tranquil sounds of waves crashing against the shoreline. Nothing beats watching the sun and moon set from the front porch of this Santa Cruz stunner.
Take a virtual tour to see more of the amazing views.
Check out the full listing for more details.
See the exceptional property and all the wonderful scenery it has to offer at our open houses, tomorrow and Sunday from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
This home is listed at $2,250,000 by Laura DeFilippo of Alain Pinel Realtors’ Los Gatos office.
Looking to live in Santa Cruz County? Here are more homes for sale in the area.

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A Craftsman Masterpiece in Alameda’s East End

March 23, 2018

Where: 1518 High Street, Alameda, CA 94501
Step inside this historic gem to find beautiful craftsmanship, exquisite design and unparalleled restoration work. The playful, circular floor plan with spacious rooms that flow seamlessly into one another are complimented by the numerous bay windows that allow ample light to pour in. Along with the aesthetic charms and whimsical accents, this home offers a host of modern conveniences that make it as functional as it is jaw-dropping. It’s no wonder Pottery Barn chose to do a catalog photo shoot here, or that Alameda Magazine decided to feature its completely renovated kitchen.
View our slideshow to see more of the home’s incredible features.
Check out the full listing for more details.
Stop by this Sunday, March 25 or next Sunday, April 1 from 2 to 4 p.m. to tour this gorgeous property for yourself during our open houses. Or join us on Tuesday, March 27 for our Brokers’ Tour from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. during our #aprcoffeecart open house.
This home is listed at $1,495,000 by The Gunderman Group of Alain Pinel Realtors’ Oakland Hills-Montclair Village office.
Looking to live in Alameda? Here are more homes for sale in the area.

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Featured home: 1209 Awalt Drive in Mountain View

March 16, 2018

Living in wonderful Waverly Park

Where: 1209 Awalt Drive, Mountain View, CA 94040 (listing | tour)
Located on a quiet street in the highly-desired Waverly Park neighborhood, this ranch-style home in Mountain View has been beautifully updated throughout. These updates include stylish carpeting, lovely lighting, solid core doors, and a freshly painted interior and exterior. For all the luxurious touches of this property and the amount of space it offers, 1209 Awalt Drive is low-maintenance and requires little upkeep.
Aside from the exceptional details and aesthetics of this property, it is also in an excellent location close to major commute routes, shopping, restaurants and medical facilities, as well as outstanding Mountain View schools. Between its prime location and alluring curb appeal, this Santa Clara County abode won’t be available for long.
The 2,095 square-foot home and property include:

  • 4 beds
  • 3 baths
  • Attached 2-car garage
  • Updated carpet and hardwood flooring
  • Recently updated throughout
  • Backyard patio

This Saturday and Sunday from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. you can stop by and see this wonderful Waverly Park home for yourself during our open house.
Listed at $2,395,000 by Lisa Walker of the Los Altos office.
View more homes for sale in Mountain View | Learn more about the Mountain View community.


 

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Featured Home: 1130 Vintage Court in San Martin

March 9, 2018

An astounding estate surrounded by lush vineyards

Where: 1130 Vintage Court, San Martin, CA 95046 (listing | tour)
Located in the renowned community of CordeValle Vineyard Estates, this massive home is surrounded by more than three acres of lush Syrah grapes and sits on professionally-landscaped yard with more than 60 mature trees, including maple, oak, pepper, apple and more. This property offers a plethora of space, as well as soaring ceilings complemented by artful lighting and beautiful decor. Gleaming, attractively-grained hardwood floors cover the living areas, while plush carpets warm the home’s personal library and bedrooms.
On top of it all, this private community offers a quiet and secure setting ideal for escaping the hustle and bustle of Santa Clara County. With a backdrop of open space, majestic oak-covered hills, and abundant vineyards spread throughout CordeValle Vineyard Estates and around the home, this luxury estate has plenty to boast about.
The 5,021 square-foot home and property include:

  • 4 beds
  • 5 baths
  • Attached garage
  • 130-bottle wine cellar
  • Back patio
  • Vaulted ceilings and hardwood flooring

Listed at $3,050,000 by Aimee Smith of the Saratoga office.
See more homes for sale in Santa Clara County | Learn more about the San Martin community.


 
 
 

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Featured home: 145 El Monte Court in Los Altos

March 2, 2018

A quiet escape in Santa Clara County

Where: 145 El Monte Court, Los Altos, CA 94022 (listing | tour)
Situated in a tree-lined cul-de-sac in North Los Altos, this lovely home offers a prime location in a highly sought-after area, with walkability to Village shopping and dining venues, schools, major commute routes and local parks. Inside the home you’ll find hardwood flooring, crown molding, several new lighting fixtures as well as a freshly-painted interior. The luxurious chefs kitchen includes abundant cabinetry with granite tile counters, high-end appliances, recessed lighting and a personal breakfast area. Dual closets, an updated en suite bathroom, crown molding, and access to a private patio all await you in the home’s stunning master suite.
Head outside to the backyard where you’ll find fruit trees, separate patios, a garden and lush landscaping. On top of these fantastic features, the privacy of this area makes it the quiet haven for al fresco entertaining,
Exceptionally designed and built in a quiet location, this Los Altos property is the perfect mix of cozy and convenient.
The 1,856 square-foot home and property include:

  • 3 beds
  • 2 baths
  • Attached garage
  • Hardwood and tile flooring
  • Private backyard patio and garden area

See why we love this beautiful home—take a tour  this Saturday and Sunday from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Listed at $2,750,000 by Carol & Graham Sangster of the Los Altos office.
See more homes for sale in Los Altos | Learn more about the Los Altos community.


 

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Featured home: 268 Drummond Drive in Hayward

February 23, 2018

A Mediterranean marvel with extensive upgrades

Where: 268 Drummond Drive, Hayward, CA 94542 (listing | tour)
Stamped with Standard Pacific’s signature of quality and situated in Stonebrae’s prestigious country club, this Mediterranean-style residence has been extensively upgraded throughout. The main house includes a charming courtyard entry with an iron gate and stone finish hearth fireplace, as well as a spacious floor plan and high-end finishes. In addition to the main house, the property also boasts a beautiful guest house that can provide a personal space for family and friends to stay.
Top-quality upgrades in the home include decorative arched doorways and alcoves, crown molding, plantation shutters, natural stone tiles flooring, luxurious carpeting and distinctive light fixtures, to name a few. Situated on a premium lot with wrought-iron fencing, natural stone and a stamped concrete patio, this Alameda County marvel features two pergolas and stunning views of the East Bay canyons you need to see to believe.
The 3,619 square-foot home and property include:

  • 5 beds
  • 5 baths
  • Attached 2-car garage
  • Tile flooring
  • Fireplace
  • Extensive upgrades throughout

Listed at $1,299,999 by Stephanie Tice of the Danville/Blackhawk office.
See more homes for sale in Alameda County | Learn more about the Hayward community.

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Featured home: 21311 Sarahills Drive in Saratoga

February 16, 2018

Phenomenal French country architecture In Santa Clara County


Where: 21311 Sarahills Drive, Saratoga, CA 95070 (listing | tour)
With a custom design by renowned builder David Flick, this stunning French country-style home offers exquisite detail and privacy in Saratoga. The home’s interior possesses a rare elegance and warmth, and includes large picture windows that allow an abundance of light and views of the surrounding sunny gardens and oak tree canopy. Enter the patio and veranda through two large, beautiful French doors and enjoy indoor-outdoor entertaining in your home’s salon.
Inside the home, the exceptional layout creates a seamless flow from the chefs kitchen and dining area into the family room. On the lower level, the home’s office leads to a bonus room with a separate entrance to the backyard. On top of it all, the estate boasts its own temperature-controlled wine room, the epitome of luxury.
The 4,337 square-foot home and property include:

  • 4 beds
  • 5 baths
  • Detached garage
  • Gated entry
  • Salon, veranda and patio
  • Temperature-controlled wine room

See all of this and more this weekend during our open house, Saturday and Sunday from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Listed at $3,599,000 by the Nevis and Ardizzone Team of the Los Gatos office.
View more homes for sale in Santa Clara County | Learn more about the Saratoga community.


 
 

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Featured home: 7030 Valley Knoll Road in Carmel

February 9, 2018

High-end finishes in a Monterey County masterpiece


Where: 7030 Valley Knoll Road, Carmel, CA 93923 (listing | tour)
Tucked away in an enclave at Quail Lodge, this must-see property offers its own private courtyard and incredible architectural features. Completely rebuilt in 2014, the spectacular estate offers beautiful touches throughout, including chandeliers, cedar ceilings, numerous windows and French oak floors. The gourmet kitchen features countertops of distressed teak and Spanish leathered stone, a multitude of high-end appliances, and a large butler pantry. If you’re looking to host a night of formal dining and wine, look no further. This prestigious property boasts a wine cellar designed with redwood wine racks, holding up to 2,400 bottles of your favorite vintages.
With gorgeous views, exceptional details, and luxurious amenities throughout, this palatial property in Carmel is easy to fall in love with.
The 6,108 square-foot home and property include:

  • 5 beds
  • 4 baths
  • Attached 2-car garage and courtyard
  • Radiant Heating
  • Hardwood and tile flooring
  • 2,400-bottle wine cellar

Listed at $5,580,000 by Cathy Schanderl of the Carmel office.
View more homes for sale in Carmel | Learn more about the Carmel community.