East Bay Real Estate – A Fresh Approach

A Fresh Approach to East Bay Real Estate

The Gustatorial Me

Just about a week ago, I had the pleasure of walking through a wonderful house in the Elmwood neighborhood of Berkeley that was designed in 1907 by one of Berkeley’s most esteemed early architects. What made this walk through especially interesting was that my clients and I were walking through with David Trachtenberg, who is […]


Your Neighborhood on film…

Red Oak Realty has undertaken a fun project: capturing the best of East Bay cities and neighborhoods in videos. They’ve produced 14 so far, with another 10 or so to go. If you haven’t seen them, they’re definitely worth a peek. Other videos (click on city or neighborhood to view) include Albany and Piedmont, as […]


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 […]