East Bay Real Estate – A Fresh Approach

A Fresh Approach to East Bay Real Estate

The Lower Hills

Well before today’s Green movement, Berkeley’s first developers were pioneers in shaping an urban landscape where architecture exists in harmony with nature. It was at the beginning of the last century that the residential streets in the Berkeley hills were plotted out, not on a grid pattern, but following the contours of the land and […]


Where Elmwood Meets Rockridge

Eton Avenue is one of those great Berkeley streets—beautifully tree-lined, with a variety of home styles and a diversity of residents—uniquely located at the intersection of three popular neighborhoods—Elmwood, Claremont and The Rockridge. These neighborhoods developed just before the turn-of-the-19th-century as fashionable suburbs for San Franciscans. A few Victorians were erected before 1900, but the […]


It all started with The Monterey Market

We who live near the Monterey Market consider ourselves extremely fortunate. This long respected produce market has become the centerpiece of a wonderful conglomeration of food shops. You can literally buy everything your culinary needs require right here. This enclave offers the best of a European neighborhood shopping experience mixed with the height of modern […]


Life in El Cerrito Revisited

A great locale, pleasant climate, pretty residential neighborhoods, spectacular bay views, splendid parks and recreational facilities, excellent city services including comprehensive recycling, affordable homes, and a breezy commute into both the City and Marin make El Cerrito a “10” for the best buy in the East Bay. Savvy buyers willing to take the short 8 […]


Rockridge Revisited

Oakland’s Rockridge neighborhood is widely known for its charmingly restored Craftsman homes on beautiful, leafy, tree-lined streets. Neighborhood schools, a sunny microclimate and easy access to freeways and public transportation draw families and professionals alike. But what really makes Rockridge one of the most sought-after neighborhoods in the Bay Area is that this relaxed suburban […]

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