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Each month AR runs numerous contests as a way for our members to engage in activities
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Location, Location, Location on this Walnut Creek Condo - 04/19/09 10:36 AM
Located within walking distance to BART makes this sought-after condo a great new home! You can enjoy a care-free, active lifestyle as you enjoy what all Walnut Creek has to offer. The complex amenities include a pool, spa and weight room. It is a secured building with an underground, gated garage. This unit is located on the 3rd, penthouse level of the complex and overlooks the courtyard. Special features include cathedral ceilings, newer appliances, washer/dryer in unit, new interior doors, beautiful crown moulding...plus much more! Listed at $319,000. Enjoy this 2 minute Video Tour!
The Credit Crisis Simplified - 04/06/09 05:36 PM
This video is well worth the time to view. Great illustrations and entertaining to watch. I constantly get asked questions from the consumer on how we got into this credit crisis...here's a great response! Via Gretchen Merrick (Intero Real Estate Services): Excellent, simplified explanation of our current credit crisis by Jonathan Jarvis illustrating how the demand for mortgages was driven by investor greed: The Crisis of Credit Visualized from Jonathan Jarvis on Vimeo. Want a more indepth discussion of the source of the crisis? Listen to this interview of Frank Partnoy, a law professor and former Wall Street trader, by Terry Gross of Fresh Air on (0 comments)
Great BART app for East Bay travel - 04/03/09 07:59 PM
For those iPhone users, this is a great app that will save you time and frustration if you plan to travel on BART. It offers a trip planner, schedule, fares plus much more! It's an essential app for daily commuters and extremely helpful if you're needing transportation while visiting the beautiful Bay Area! Oh...did I mention it was FREE? Go to your Apple Applications and search for iBART.
Thinking of moving to the Bay Area? Search the MLS for available homes.
Castello di Amorosa...Castle Winery Tour in Calistoga, CA - 04/01/09 07:40 PM
Come enjoy our family video tour of this 12th century, Tuscan castle-winery located in Calistoga, CA. After decades of researching and studying medieval castles throughout Italy and Europe, Dario Sattui began his marathon building project in 1993, spanning 15 years until completion. The Castello includes 121,000 square feet, 107 rooms (no two alike), 8000 tons of hand-squared stones, 8 levels (4 below ground), 900 feet of caves, a completely frescoed great hall with a 500 year old fireplace, a drawbridge, a dungeon and torture chamber, stables, a medieveal church, a lake, and much more! There's definitely more to see than this (0 comments)
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