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5703 Van Fleet Richmond
CHARM AND UNIQUE
IN RICHMOND ANNEX


5703 Van Fleet Ave, Richmond
Offered at: $449,000 - Sale Pending
Co-listed with Nancy Reichert

Light, bright gracious renovation from mid-century to current modern standards. Wood floors, master suite, rear deck. Attached garage. Rear deck with view of El Cerrito hills. Ample storage in garage & under house. Ranch with sensible floor plan!


 1047 Keith Berkeley Home For Sale
TWO HOUSES - ONE LOT
DRAMATIC BAY VIEWS


 1047 Keith Berkeley Home For Sale

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1047 Keith Avenue, Berkeley
Offered at: $799,000
Sold: $803,000
Co-listed with Nancy Reichert

Privacy and serenity are yours from this 2 bedroom, 1 bath country craftsman, brown shingle home in the heart of lush hills, between Euclid & Spruce. A magnificent world view --- South Bay, SF Bay Bridge, and The City --- from this treetop home! The 500 sq ft. rear cottage, at the top of the world, is yet another private sanctuary --- newly painted, carpeted and refurbished kitchen area! Home has had one owner for the past 30 years. Cottage has always been rented.
  • Original woodwork throughout
    - 2 stories
  • Main level - Open efficiency kitchen with laundry, dining area, living room with numerous built-ins, window seat & soaring windows for Bay Views
    Hardwood floors: maple/cherry finish
    Deck off dining area
  • Upper level - Views - Sleeping loft w. wardrobe closet -Private second bedroom, currently used as home office
  • Bath - shower over tub
  • Central heat
  • Secure 2 car garage with ample attic storage
  • Cottage - studio with full bath and kitchenette
  • Lot size: 6150 sq. ft.
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 Richmond Annex Home For Sale
TRADITIONAL MINI-RANCHER
IN RICHMOND ANNEX

5925 Fresno Ave., Richmond
Offered at: $479,000
Sold: $464,500


This freshly painted mini-ranch style home, constructed in 1941, has all the elements which are currently popular: open flow of living space --- logical and simple, efficient kitchen, one level living with easy access to outdoors, private patio, fenced yard and gracious gardens! Large lot (5,500 sq. ft.) invites possibly expanding the home or even construction of an outbuilding. Close to El Cerrito BART and the shopping plaza, this Richmond Annex location has easy access to freeways as well.
  • Living room with random plank hardwood floors, picture window, fireplace
  • Dining area adjacent to living room and kitchen
  • Kitchen with gas stove, refrigerator, dishwasher, updated cabinets
  • 2 bedrooms, one bath
  • Utility room with washer & dryer
  • Attached single car garage with interior access
  • Attic over garage for additional storage
  • Central forced air heat


Point Richmond Home For Sale
CHARMING 1923 BUNGALOW
IN POINT RICHMOND

327 E Richmond, Richmond
Offered at: $425,000
Sold: $430,000


2 bedrooms, 2 baths
Unique 1923 bungalow with charm! New interior paint and modern designer carpet. Large private front yard. Front and rear decks. Near historic Pt. Richmond shops, beaches, hiking trails. Ideal for artists, poets and dreamers. The lot goes through to Nevada, so there is parking available on that secluded cul-de-sac.




CARMEL VIEW CONDOS
2864-2870 Carmel Street, Oakland


Architecturally stunning with creative coloring, this 4-unit condominium complex, has been crafted with attention to detail, practicality and focus on gracious living. The units are side by side, with only one common wall in the entire complex.

Each of the three 2 bedroom units (940 sq. ft.) has hardwood floors in the living, dining and kitchen areas, carpet in the two bedrooms, gourmet kitchens, each with slightly different cabinetry, all with granite counter tops, gas stoves and dishwashers. All units have storage space, common laundry room and a private outdoor area, as well as use of the lush rear garden as common space. The 3 bedroom, 2 bath (1530 sq. ft.) unit has a working fireplace, space for its own laundry, as well as large private patio adjacent to the rear garden.



Oakland Condo For Sale
CARMEL VIEW CONDOS
2870 Carmel Street, Oakland
PRICE REDUCED: $525,000


3 bedrooms, 2 baths
Patio, 2 Car Garage

SOLD: $524,802


Oakland Condo For Sale
CARMEL VIEW CONDOS
2864 Carmel Street, Oakland
Offered at: $439,000


2 bedrooms, 1 bath
Front: Private Terrace + Yard
1 Car Garage + Storage

SOLD: $480,000


Oakland Condo For Sale
CARMEL VIEW CONDOS
2866 Carmel Street, Oakland
Offered at: $439,000


2 bedrooms, 1 bath
Upper: Terrace with Peek-a-Boo Bay View
2 Garages + Storage

SOLD: $438,000


Oakland Condo For Sale
CARMEL VIEW CONDOS
2868 Carmel Street, Oakland
Offered at: $435,000


2 bedrooms, 1 bath
Upper: Terrace with View of Hills
1 Car Garage + Storage

SOLD: $439,000


Berkeley Home For Sale
Ideal Starter!
2300 Edwards Street, Berkeley
NOW OFFERED AT: $450,000

2 bedrooms, 1 bath
1st time on market in 20 years - Great Buy!
Freshly painted interior & exterior
Spacious updated kitchen with eating area
Original tile fireplace, Hardwood floors
All rooms open to outdoors.

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SOLD: $463,000




Lafayette Home For Sale
Spacious Ranch Style Home
686 Los Palos Drive, Lafayette
Now Offered at: $980,000

Move right in!
3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths
Grand spacious rooms, Dual pane windows
Family room with brick fireplace
Elegant rectangular pool
On 1/3 acre lot

SOLD: $980,000


Richmond Home For Sale
Updated & Charming Home
4383 Nelson Drive, Richmond
Offered at: $499,000

Spiffy, updated, charming home
3 bedrooms, 1 bath
Kitchen and bath just renovated
Wood-burning stove
Unique hillside rock garden with paths, terraces and magnificent views of surrounding parks and open space

SOLD: $525,000

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Berkeley Home For Sale
Bay Bridge Views
14 Rock Lane, Berkeley
Offered at: $699,000

Bay Views & Delightful Outlooks!
3 bedrooms, 1 bath, main level
Studio & bath on lower level
Superb lot, deep with lush greenery
Greenhouse! Fantastic potential

SOLD: $835,000



Berkeley Home For Sale
Vintage Berkeley Brown Shingle
2820 Regent Street, Berkeley
Offered at: $1,095,000

Unique Elmwood Brown Shingle
4++ bedrooms, 3 baths
Victorian Details, Updated kitchen
Spacious floor plan, Ample storage

SOLD: $1,450,000

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Berkeley Home For Sale
Art Deco Bungalow
1250 Rose Street, Berkeley
Offered at: $399,000

Gracious home ready to move in.
Pest report clear, RECO certified
Sold: $480,000

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Berkeley Home For Sale
Unique Surprise in Heart of Town
1118 Francisco Street, Berkeley
Offered at: $649,000

Totally renovated; dream house with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths with family room level out to large landscaped yard! Practical cook's kitchen in center of house opens to den, dining room & family room.
Sold: $790,000


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Oakland Condo For Sale
Panoramic Views!

5340 Broadway Terrace #403, Oakland
Offered at: $489,000

Dramatic bay views, Golden Gate, Marin & San Francisco. Dreamy unit in Rockridge, freshly painted & new carpet. Updated kitchen counters & bath. Terrace with room to eat outdoors! Gas fireplace. Excellent wardrobe closets. One assigned parking. space. Laundry on each floor.
Sold: $575,000


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Berkeley Home For Sale
Urban Life At Its Best
1142 Francisco Street, Berkeley
Offered at: $599,000

This 2 bedroom home, with AMPLE PLUS SPACES, is totally complete. No projects. The kitchen, the center of life for every soul, is particularly well organized. A living room at the entry, a great room adjacent to a lush private garden an tile patio in the back, and ltos of private spaces in between is the way this practival floor plan functions with its split level stairwell division.
Sold: $675,000

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Berkeley Queen Victorian For Sale
1890s Queen Anne Victorian
2213 Vine Street
Offered at: $1,600,000
REPRESENTED BUYERS

First floor, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, kitchen, dining and living room with fireplace. Second floors 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, kitchen, living room and turet room, sun porch. Bay views, large backyard, attic space, large basement and two car garage.


Oakland 3 Unit Model Triplex Home For Sale
"Model Triplex"
196 Orange Street, Oakland
Offered at: $959,000

A model triplex ideal for each unit to be owner occupied. Tastefully and elegantly renovated in 2001. the neighborhood is definitely seeing an urban renaissance and this triplex is leading the way.
Sold: $ $835,000

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Oakland Home For Sale
Fabulous Rockridge Location
3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths
432 Florence Avenue, Oakland
Offered at: $775,000

A fabulous Rockridge home with distant views. Rich random plank hardwood floors. Laundry and workshop room plus ample wine/storage room. Yard with tranquil arbor.
REPRESENTED BUYERS


Oakland Neo Classic Revival in West Oakland Home For Sale
"Grande New Dame"
4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths

931 34th Street, Oakland
Offered at: $575,000

This elegant lady is a total rebuild. It started life as a single story little nothing and has been thoroughly transformed into an outstanding 1911 Neo Classical revival in a West Oakland neighborhood that is rapidly seeing major renovation.
Sold - $675,000


El Cerrito Home For Sale
Charm Exudes
4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths

219 Colusa Avenue, El Cerrito
Offered at: $619,000

Charm exudes in this well tended home!
2 bedrooms, 1 bath on main level. Lower, with interior stairwell is 4 room suite with 1 bathroom and kitchen possibility.
Sold - 7 Offers - $735,000

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richmond Home For Sale
Cute with Many Updates
3 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths

4387 Nelson Drive, Richmond
Offered at: $419,000

This cute and clean home has many upgrades: kitchen, bath, central heat and air, hardwood floors and a great yard with hot tub. Ideal for the first time buyer!
Move right in.
Sold - 19 Offers - $527,000

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Berkeley Home For Sale
Delightful Split Level Mediterranean
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath
1290 Delaware Street, Berkeley
Offered at: $550,000

This delightful Mediterranean style home is waiting for an imaginative owner to enhance the old world charm! Living room with fireplace, formal dining room with built-ins and a kitchen that overlooks the park like garden are ready for a modern touch. There are hardwood floors throughout this two bedroom split level home.

Extras include a small basement room, the attached garage and the storage shed in the garden.


Berkeley Home For Sale
Panoramic 3 Bridge Views!
3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths
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$708,000
6843 Kenilworth, El Cerrito
Offered at: $695,000

Dramatic renovation since 2001. Interior has architechtural interest! Panoramic 3 bridge view from Great Room. Deck level out from sliding doors in dining area. Large recreation room on lower level enough for pool table! Great space throughout. Show blind! Reflects pride of ownership.


Berkeley Home For Sale
Idyllic Urban Retreat
4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths
Offered At: $799,000
PHOTO GALLERY
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$880,000

Albany Duplex
Albany Duplex
3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths
Offered At: $425,000
PROPERTY FLYER & PHOTOS

$665,000 - 17 Offers



Duplex with non-conforming
studio cottage in rear


3 Bedrooms/2 Baths Up and Down
With Studio Cottage
Offered At: $725,000
PROPERTY FLYER

$801,000 - 5 Offers


Albany Condo
545 Pierce St.,Albany
Offered At: $338,000

$342,000 - 4 Offers





Dramatic, Unique Remodel
2436 McGee Ave., Berkeley
Offered At: $550,000
PROPERTY FLYER

$630,000 - 7 Offers



Unique Ridgemont Home
13730 Campus Drive, Oakland
Offered At: $1,150,000
PHOTO TOUR

$1,160,000 - 2 Offers




Grand Olde Dame
844 29th Street, Oakland
Offered At: $199,000

PROPERTY FLYER

$$260,000 - 23 Offers


Privacy and Seclusion - Fixer
1584 Milvia Street, Berkeley
Offered At: $275,000 - "AS - IS"
PROPERTY FLYER

$450,000 - 53 Offers




Vintage 2 Story Cottage
834 Camelia Street, Berkeley
Offered At: $399,000
PHOTO TOUR

$447,000 - 7 Offers



Dreamy Victorian Starter
1334 Curtis St., Berkeley
Offered At: $519,000
PHOTO TOUR

$530,000 - 3 Offers




Practical And
Well Cared For Home

657 Fernando Avenue, Berkeley
Offered At: $735,000

$753,000 - 3 Offers



First Time Buyer's Dream Home
2640 California Street, Berkeley
Offered At: $429,000
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Updated Craftsman
Ideal Starter

3779 Fruitvale Avenue, Oakland
Offered At: $375,000

$425,000 - 3 Offers



Artist's Retreat
1336 Campus Drive, Berkeley
Offered At: $475,000
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Stunning Contemporary
13848 Campus Drive, Oakland
Offered At: $995,000
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Panache and Pizzazz
2960 Shasta Road, Berkeley
Offered At: $569,000

$580,000 - 2 Offers

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