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By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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(Redwood City, as seen from Edgewood County Park. Photo credit: Grace)Beginning last Friday, the "storm of the decade" was expected to hit the San Francisco Bay Area. So what does one do while waiting for the storm that hasn't yet arrived? If you live and work in San Mateo County, heading to ones...

By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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Northern California is finally getting rain, lots of rain, much needed rain, welcome rain. (photo credit: Grace K. Afternoon sky above Edgewood County Park)We're also getting big storm warnings. Yosemite Valley has been closed to all visitors this weekend as the Merced River is expected to flood....

By Michael Haigh, Branch Manager/Top Producing Sr. Loan Officer
(The Michael Haigh Team)
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Good Afternoon! Wishing a very happy and productive 2017 New Year!  Looking forward to another fantastic year of assisting my clients obtain their dreams of home ownership!  Please don't hesitate to call me at (650) 409-5918!All the best,  Mike

By Marcy Moyer, CDPE
(Keller Williams Realty Palo Alto Probate & Trust Specialist)
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 If you are the Administrator of an East Palo Alto Probate Estate that has rental property to sell you need to be aware of the portion of the East Palo Alto Rent Control law that pertains to Just Cause Eviction. You need to know the rules in order to make sure the property is sold without breakin...

By Michael Haigh, Branch Manager/Top Producing Sr. Loan Officer
(The Michael Haigh Team)
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Wednesday Food for Thought: “The separation of talent and skill is one of the greatest misunderstood concepts for people who are trying to excel, who have dreams, who want to do things. Talent you have naturally. Skill is only developed by hours and hours and hours of beating on your craft." - Wi...

By Marcy Moyer, CDPE
(Keller Williams Realty Palo Alto Probate & Trust Specialist)
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As I said before, I think this is a good time to buy rental property in the Bay Area. To read my thoughts click here. I also believe that investments are a great idea in the north Peninsula because I believe that the bio tech industry will do well in the coming years. The combination of the antic...

By Marcy Moyer, CDPE
(Keller Williams Realty Palo Alto Probate & Trust Specialist)
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  Anyone who has looked for acreage in places like Pescadero, Gilroy, or Morgan Hill has probably come across a situation where a neighbor or friend has horses or goats or cows who graze the property. You ask to see the lease and the response you get is often, “There is no lease, they have an inf...

By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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While autumn will officially be with us for another couple of weeks, Christmas decorations are popping up all over town. I figured I had best post one more picture of autumn before we say goodbye to my favorite season for another year.The gorgeous tree in the first photo is in front of a house in...

By Marcy Moyer, CDPE
(Keller Williams Realty Palo Alto Probate & Trust Specialist)
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  In a Redwood City Probate sale, sometimes the highest offer turns out not to be the best offer, but until it does not close, it is impossible to know that. So what do  you do if you are the Administrator of a Redwood City Probate Estate and you are faced with very different competing offersrs.T...

By Marcy Moyer, CDPE
(Keller Williams Realty Palo Alto Probate & Trust Specialist)
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 As a realtor who specializes in Probate sales I have recently been involved with a number of families were trying to sell homes they thought they inherited or had title to, but wound up in Probate instead. Since the Probate courts are backed up, this can cause delays, heartache, and tension for ...

By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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Today, I'm thankful for the nearby redwood forests which provide wonderful, contemplative hiking opportunities for those of us fortunate enough to live in this area. These photos were taken on Sunday when my husband went for a 10-mile hike at Purissima Creek Open Space Preserve in San Mateo Count...

By Marcy Moyer, CDPE
(Keller Williams Realty Palo Alto Probate & Trust Specialist)
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Do You Have a Right To Sell That Half Moon Bay Probate Home Part 2? As a realtor who specializes in Probate sales I have recently been involved with a number of families were trying to sell homes they thought they inherited or had title to, but wound up in Probate instead. Since the Probate court...

By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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November 15th is the day that the commercial crabbing season gets underway this year, and at Princeton Harbor, just north of Half Moon Bay, California, excitement is in the air. The harbor is bustling in anticipation; crabbers are waiting to load the crab pots onto the boats; the boats are ready ...

By Marcy Moyer, CDPE
(Keller Williams Realty Palo Alto Probate & Trust Specialist)
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  Recently I have been involved with a number of families were trying to sell homes they thought they inherited or had title to, but wound up in Probate instead. Since the Probate courts are backed up, this can cause delays, heartache, and tension for the families and were problems that probably ...

By Chris Eckert, Your Mid-Peninsula Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty)
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1222 Palm Avenue, San Mateo – Craftsman home for sale  Offered at $1,650,000 3 bedrooms | 2 bath | 2,040 sq ft | 7,200 sq ft lotUnder Contract 1222 Palm Virtual Tour   Special Features! Original Batchelder Arts & Crafts Fireplace 300 Sq Ft “Four Seasons” Front Porch (outdoor living room - year ro...

By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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On the market for only 12 days, 106 Shorebird Circle in Redwood City is now pending, and no longer being shown. There are no contingencies and we're counting down to the close of escrow.How does one attract buyers to condo listings and get this type of result? The secret is a combination of prope...

By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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53 Outlook Circle, Pacifica 94044 -- SOLD and closed escrowList date: 9/30/16List price: $858,000Pending sale: 10/4/16Closed escrow: 10/13/16Sale price: $955,000Successful buyers know that properties like 53 Outlook Circle, where you can enjoy incredible views of the Pacific Ocean from your own l...

By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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Outlook Circle is an attractive, gated condominium community in Pacifica, California.The cover picture shows how it is situated, and was taken from a hiking trail on nearby Sweeney Ridge.Located mid-way between Skyline Boulevard and the ocean below, this community is close to Skyline College, has...

By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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All three of the properties on which I'm currently working have delightful water views. In our arid area, water views are very appealing.Two of these properties have pending sales; one will come on the market two days from now. Take a look at these three:262 Beachview Avenue #4, Pacifica - pendin...

By Mayra Espinosa Broker - Realtor, 650-996-8961 San Mateo, Local Real Estate Broker
(Realty ONE Group Alliance|San Mateo CA|San Francisco|)
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San Mateo County Coastal Trail - Devil’s Slide A beautiful Pacific Coast Trail!  Devil’s Slide Trail is above the Pacific Ocean. It’s a segment of Highway 1 turned into a multi-use trail, for hikers, bicyclists, horseback riders, and runners. It’s about 1.3 miles long. It became accessible after ...

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