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By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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What's the market like? That's a question I hear often. In most of our San Mateo County and Silicon Valley towns, as well as in San Francisco, there is a shortage of inventory, with many ready and able buyers for the few listings available. Today we'll take a look at Belmont, California, a town w...
By Christina Sanchez Hood, SiliconValleyHOODS.com | Luxury Real Estate & More
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By Mary Ann Teixeira, REALTOR, SRES, GREEN
(Coldwell Banker Residential Mortgage)
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Today we began construction on our existing bathroom:We waited for this bathroom because it got us through the major construction, as it was the second of the two rooms untouched by the previous work. With this project, we lose our tub and shower. We understand that we will still have use of it i...
By Mary Ann Teixeira, REALTOR, SRES, GREEN
(Coldwell Banker Residential Mortgage)
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We kept our mud porch because it is so central to our lives. But we modified the size of it in our construction to make room for the new opened up center of the house. It is still the mud porch, but it now will perform double duty as our laundry room too. We have had cabinets constructed, and hav...
By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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Don't believe everything you hear, scams are everywhere, including in San Mateo County, California. There is more than one way to be a victim, sometimes it's as simple as answering the telephone and believing what you hear.Some years ago I signed up with the San Mateo County alert system. Periodi...
By Mary Ann Teixeira, REALTOR, SRES, GREEN
(Coldwell Banker Residential Mortgage)
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We haven’t begun the next big project (the main bathroom), but we are taking care of many in-between projects.We had relocated walls in what had been our middle bedroom / guest room, and created a new exit with double French doors from that room to our side yard.We had a large 10 x 10 foot deck b...
By Mary Ann Teixeira, REALTOR, SRES, GREEN
(Coldwell Banker Residential Mortgage)
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The side deck is beginning to take shape.We had decided to increase the width by 2 feet larger than our original plan. We are pleased with the size, as it is large enough for table and chairs. We were going to have the columns placed on the deck. However, once it was constructed, we thought that ...
By Christina Sanchez Hood, SiliconValleyHOODS.com | Luxury Real Estate & More
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A day of rest was created by someone really smart.  Working as a real estate professional today is truly a 24/7 endeavor.  A single agent cannot tackle their phone round the clock, despite best efforts and working as a team leader or being part of a team has it’s limitations too. Too much busy is...
By Mary Ann Teixeira, REALTOR, SRES, GREEN
(Coldwell Banker Residential Mortgage)
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Is it too much? I bought this chandelier at the coolest consignment store ever: Design Plus Consignment Gallery in SF.I really want to make a statement in the dining room. And, I must admit, there was so much going on at work that day. It was one of the most stressful days of my life, EVER. So, i...
By Mary Ann Teixeira, REALTOR, SRES, GREEN
(Coldwell Banker Residential Mortgage)
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It never ends! Remodeling begets remodeling. Jimmy and I are doing our best to be patient. We want to complete the house all in one go, then breathe, no matter how long it takes. By adding double French doors in what had been the middle bedroom (our guest room), we created an inviting flow to the...
By Chris Freck, TheChrisFreckTeam
(International City Mortgage)
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By Mary Ann Teixeira, REALTOR, SRES, GREEN
(Coldwell Banker Residential Mortgage)
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Another migration south to the Peninsula! I just helped another happy professional couple, and their dog 'Paddy', purchase their first home together. We found this adorable condo in San Mateo. Congratulations, and welcome to the neighborhood! Learn more at www.MaryAnnT.com           
By Mary Ann Teixeira, REALTOR, SRES, GREEN
(Coldwell Banker Residential Mortgage)
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 It's Fathers' Day and fair season! Watch the video to see what else is happening on the Peninsula this month.
By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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The San Francisco Peninsula, from San Francisco through Silicon Valley, has a booming real estate market at present, but is this a new phenomenon? That's a question I often hear. I know from being in the trenches, representing buyers and sellers, that the market is strong. We'll take a look here...
By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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"How's the market" is a question I hear a lot, so let's take a look at what's going on in Belmont, a city with roughly 26,700 residents: As of Thursday, on our Multiple Listing Service we had: Single Family Homes: 5 Active listings, with a median list price of $1,488,000 18 Pending sales 26 Clos...
By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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"How's the market" is a question I hear a lot. We'll take a look at what's going on in Redwood City, one of the larger cities in San Mateo County,  with roughly 81,000 residents. Like its famous neighbor some miles up the road, San Francisco, we jokingly say that the city's bird is the crane -- ...
By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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2 Elm Street #202, San Carlos 94070 - SOLD and closed escrowLottie Kendall, of Today Sotheby's International Realty, listed and effectively marketed 2 Elm Street, #202, San Carlos, setting a new price record for the Spring Valley Homeowner Association.3 strong offers were received after only 5 da...
By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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"How's the market" is a question I hear a lot, so let's take a look at what's going on in San Carlos, a city with roughly 29, 400 residents:As of yesterday, on our Multiple Listing Service we had:Single Family Homes: 14 Active listings, with a median list price of $1,744,000 24 Pending sales 20 C...
By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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Yes, it's that time of year again, when the City of San Carlos celebrates with Hometown Days...Where Everyone Plays!Celebrating its 35th year, Hometown Days begins today, Friday May 15, 2015 and continues throughout the weekend. Kick off for the weekend begins at 5:00 PM Friday evening at Burton ...
By Mary Ann Teixeira, REALTOR, SRES, GREEN
(Coldwell Banker Residential Mortgage)
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Transitioning and moving in is a slow process. We had stuffed furniture, artwork and worldly possessions either in the garage, or in the only two rooms that were not touched. Now we are preparing those two rooms for floor refinishing and painting. We are barely moved in properly to the renovated ...

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