doug benz: SOLD! 4805 Livingston Place Pleasanton CA 94566 - 10/24/18 04:49 PM

Pristine 5 bedroom, 3 bath home with hardwood floors, designer paint, crown molding, plantation shutters, cherry & stainless kitchen with viking gas range, luxurious master suite, and private yard with views of the hills! Represented buyers.

SOLD! 4805 Livingston Place Pleasanton CA 94566    SOLD LISTINGS
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doug benz: SOLD! 2109 Black Oak Ct, Pleasanton, CA 94588 | Pleasanton CA Homes For Sale - 10/22/17 08:38 PM
THIS IS IT! Exquisite custom home in prestigious Golden Eagle Estates on a private cul-de-sac lot with amazing views. This fabulous home is graced with soaring volume ceilings, elegant tumbled stone and hardwood flooring, plantation shutters, & designer finishes & amenities throughout. Functional open floor plan, with an elegant master suite, office, & guest suite downstairs. Dramatic living room, spacious dining room with wine closet, huge gourmet cherry/granite/stainless kitchen opens to a dramatic family room. Upstairs features 2 bedroom suites plus bonus room/optional 5th bedroom suite. There is a 4 car attached garage. The generous .95 Acre lot enjoys sweeping views … (1 comments)

doug benz: SOLD! 3239 Lenard Dr, Castro Valley, CA 94546 | Castro Valley CA Homes - 10/22/17 02:27 PM
This charming Castro Valley home is ready for your own designer touches. It features 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, single story floor plan, cozy covered porch, formal living room with brick fireplace, large kitchen with breakfast bar and eat-in dining area, spacious family room, large sunroom with fireplace and built-in BBQ. Inviting master bedroom with mirrored closet doors and master bath with step-in shower. There are also 2 additional bedrooms, a functional hall bath, linen and coat closets in the hallway, & a 2 car attached garage with laundry hook-ups, sink, storage closets, & overhead storage. The private yard features an aggregate … (2 comments)

doug benz: Is Your Home In the Market or Out of the Market? - 09/03/17 04:15 PM

 **In case you cannot view this video here, please click the link below to view “Is Your Home In the Market or Out of the Market?” on my YouTube channel: **
0:09: This is Doug Buenz with the 680 Home Video Channel. Today we’re going to talk about “Is Your Home In the Market or Out of the Market?” and how will you know.
00:18: So, what is in the market mean? In the market means it’s priced properly, you’re getting aggressive showings and offers. Out of the market, meaning we’re hardly getting anybody looking at it and I’m depressed because it doesn’t look … (0 comments)

doug benz: SOLD! 5703 Athenour Ct, Pleasanton, CA 94588 | Pleasanton CA Homes - 09/03/17 12:38 PM
THIS IS IT! Gorgeous 3 BR, 2 1/2 BTH with loft and downstairs MBR, soaring vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors, plantation shutters, berber, carpeting, sunny granite & maple kitchen, luxurious master suite, covered patio, and premium location across from open space with private lot! Check this home in Pleasanton CA.

SOLD! 5703 Athenour Ct, Pleasanton, CA 94588 | Pleasanton CA Homes
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doug benz: SOLD! 9745 Santos Ranch Rd, Pleasanton, CA 94588 | Pleasanton Homes for Sale - 09/03/17 11:44 AM
Prepare to fall in love with one of the premier Estates in the entire east bay. A very unique, private county estate on most exclusive Santos Ranch Road. Gorgeous gated grounds with panoramic views, quiet solitude, relaxed ambiance and unspoiled landscape nestled with timeless design and interior finishes. With 360 degrees, majestic views of the city below and the surrounding mountains complete this 70-acre compound. Check this Pleasanton CA Home.

SOLD! 9745 Santos Ranch Rd, Pleasanton, CA 94588 | Pleasanton Homes for Sale
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doug benz: SOLD! 7913 Paragon Cir, Pleasanton, CA 94588 | Pleasanton CA Homes - 09/03/17 09:37 AM
Gorgeous updated, Executive Laguna Oaks!!! REMODELED Kitchen and Master Bath, Cherry Cab, Rich Granite, Stainless, Hardwood Floors, Plantation Shutters, opening to Resort-like Huge Backyard with Breathtaking VIEWS!!! Sparkling Pool, 5 bed, Master on the bottom floor, close to shopping, schools, commute. Check this sold real estate property in Pleasanton CA.

SOLD! 7913 Paragon Cir, Pleasanton, CA 94588 | Pleasanton CA Homes
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doug benz: SOLD! 352 Brianne Ct, Pleasanton, CA 94566 | Pleasanton CA Home for Sale - 08/15/17 12:26 PM
Simply stunning custom home on a premium 1.1 Acre lot in South Pleasanton in a quiet country setting with easy access to schools, shopping, and commute routes. Open modern floor plan with the finest in designer finishes and custom craftsmanship. This impeccable masterpiece features gleaming hardwood floors, designer sculpted carpeting, granite, marble, and custom trim throughout. It features 5 Bedrooms plus a stately office and large bonus/media room, along with 5 full baths and 2 partial baths, including a downstairs master bedroom plus guest suite. 
Functional 3-car attached garage plus 2-car detached garage/workshop gives you maximum flexibility. The expansive lot features sweeping views … (0 comments)

doug benz: SOLD! 5943 Corte Arboles, Pleasanton, CA 94566 | Pleasanton CA Homes - 08/15/17 12:01 PM
THIS IS IT! Charming 3 BR home with bonus room/possible 4thbedroom. Custom tile entry, soaring volume ceilings bathed in light, and custom tile and hardwood flooring with new designer carpeting. It features a sunny updated kitchen with quartz counters, spacious dining room with a designer fixture, downstairs bedroom with updated bath with quartz counters, elegant spacious living room with cozy fireplace, and a huge bonus room/possible 4thbedroom with balcony. Upstairs features 2 large master suites with vaulted ceilings and updated baths featuring quartz counters and designer light fixtures. This home is bright, spacious, and built for modern living! The private yard is … (0 comments)

doug benz: SOLD! 5644 Shadow Ridge Dr, Castro Valley, CA 94552 | Castro Valley Home for Sale - 08/15/17 11:47 AM
THIS IS IT! Charming one story home with a huge private yard! New paint, new carpet, brick fireplaces, remodeled kitchen, new appliances, inviting dining & living rooms, huge bonus sunroom, and private .28 Acre lot with huge lawn area that backs to a scenic canyon. Check this lovely home in Castro Valley CA.

SOLD! 5644 Shadow Ridge Dr, Castro Valley, CA 94552 | Castro Valley Homes
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doug benz: SOLD! 860 Division St, Pleasanton, CA 94566 | Pleasanton Homes for Sale - 07/31/17 06:39 PM
Incredible designer showcase in the heart of Downtown Pleasanton. This stunning home is graced with designer finishes and upscale architectural details throughout. It features 5 bedrooms plus office, 4 full baths, elegant formal living room, incredible circular dining room with 2 story ceiling, expansive state of the art kitchen with huge eating area, wet bar, and wine closet. The family room off the kitchen boasts soaring volume ceiling bathed in light and a 2-story fireplace, with awesome views of the yard. There is a large laundry room and full bath with granite finishes. This stunning home also features a functional office off … (0 comments)

doug benz: SOLD! 8046 Rockford Pl, Pleasanton, CA 94566 | Pleasanton Homes for Sale - 07/31/17 06:18 PM
The best of all worlds! This fabulous East-facing luxury home includes a separate ground floor in-law/au pair suite with separate entrance. It is set against the rolling hills of West Pleasanton and it features 6 bedrooms plus office and bonus/media room, and 5 ½ baths. This gorgeous home features soaring vaulted ceilings bathed in light, gleaming hardwood floors, designer carpeting, updated baths, and a state of the art gourmet granite & stainless kitchen. Glorious designer finishes and upgrades throughout, with a bedroom suite, office, and separate guest suite on the ground level. The dramatic living room, spacious dining room, and expansive family … (1 comments)

doug benz: SOLD! 7875 Lafayette Ct, Pleasanton, CA 94588 | Pleasanton Homes for Sale - 07/31/17 02:35 PM
THIS IS IT! The one you have been waiting for. Elegant one story home in premium cul-de-sac location in West Pleasanton. This charming 4 BR, 3 BTH home features an open, modern floor plan with soaring vaulted ceilings, skylights, and spacious living areas. The handsome brick front porch is a great place to enjoy the views of the ridge. From the marble foyer to the gleaming hardwood floors and new designer carpeting, this home captures the best of modern living. It features an elegant living room with cozy fireplace, spacious dining room with designer fixture, sunny gourmet kitchen with gas range and … (2 comments)

doug benz: SOLD! 2548 Toltec Cir, San Ramon, CA 94583 - 07/14/17 11:13 AM
Fabulous updated Twin Creeks home with 5 bedrooms, 2 1/2 Baths, and a huge park like private yard! Custom tile entry, remodeled granite & stainless kitchen with gas range and center island, spacious family room with hardwood flooring and cozy fireplace, formal living & dining rooms, downstairs bedroom/office, luxurious master suite upstairs with remodeled bath featuring cherry vanities, huge walk-in marble shower, built-in wardrobes, skylight, and more! Many designer touchesthroughout. This home in San Ramon CA has a huge private park-like .25 Acre lot with expansive lawn area and total privacy. 3 car garage, side access for boat parking, and awesome … (1 comments)

doug benz: SOLD! 2818 Tudor Ct, Pleasanton, CA 94588 - 07/14/17 10:52 AM
5 bedrooms, 3 1/2 baths, plus office, dining room, living room, and family room.Spacious interior with soaring ceilings and open floor plan. Attached 4-car garage with new epoxy flooring. Secluded backyard pool and spa with lots of shade. Weekly pool service included to keep it clean. Large solar thermal system for pool heating. Removable safety fencing for little ones. Adjacent park less than 500 feet away, with playground, tennis courts, basketball court, field, and pool.
Resort-style living with free access to all HOA amenities, including nearby lap pool, spa, and clubhouse for parties. Prime location on a cul-de-sac in a safe, quiet neighborhood. … (0 comments)

doug benz: SOLD! 1342 Stony Brook Ln, Pleasanton, CA 94566 - 07/14/17 09:42 AM
Rarely available Nolan Farms home. Upgraded throughout. Gourmet kitchen with 6 burner Wolf range, Stainless appliances. Luxurious master suite. One bedroom and full bathroom downstairs. Beautiful home in Pleasanton CA covered patio with bbg,frig, etc. A must see home.

SOLD! 1342 Stony Brook Ln, Pleasanton, CA 94566
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doug benz: SOLD! 1561 Trimingham Dr, Pleasanton, CA 94566 - 07/02/17 03:32 AM
Charming Danbury Park duette in a premium central location! This upgraded home features 3 bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths, with a 2 car garage. Spacious living room with soaring vaulted ceilings and cozy brick fireplace... a great place to relax and visit with friends or watch TV. Large dining area with views of the yard, spacious upgraded kitchen with breakfast bar is perfect for preparing gourmet meals while engaging with your guests. Inviting master suite with vaulted ceiling, walk-in closet, dual vanity, and shower is both elegant and dramatic. 2 large secondary bedrooms feature a shared balcony with captivating views of the … (2 comments)

doug benz: SOLD! 2295 Westbridge Ln, Pleasanton, CA 94566 - 07/01/17 08:50 AM
Exquisite and graceful, this gorgeous custom home is hand crafted for modern living. With 4 bedrooms, 3 ½ baths, sitting room/parlor, fabulous open kitchen and great room combination, 3 car garage, luxurious master suite with jetted tub and separate shower, and a large private .46 acre lot with covered patio, fire pit, trampoline, and sweeping views of the golf course and rolling hills!
Designer finishes and touches throughout, including gleaming wide-plank hardwood floors, custom plantation shutters and draperies, beam ceilings, designer fixtures, and granite & marble baths. 
The gorgeous state-of-the-art kitchen features slab granite, professional stainless appliances, huge center island with breakfast bar, … (1 comments)

doug benz: SOLD! 2661 Rasmussen Ct, Pleasanton, CA 94588 - 07/01/17 07:03 AM
This home is located in Stoneridge Park in Pleasanton. This home has 5 bedrooms plus a bonus room. There is a bedroom and a full bathroom downstairs. The home has laminate floors. The kitchen features granite counters, stainless steel appliances and a center island. The backyard has a pool that is situated to the side of the home.
This home in Pleasanton CA throughout and move in ready! End of court location. 5BD PLUS BONUS ROOM. Bedroom and full bath on main level. Open kitchen with granite counters, gas cooking, recessed lighting and breakfast nook. Back yard offers pool/spa, patio and lawn. … (1 comments)

doug benz: SOLD! 7230 Club House Dr, Pleasanton, CA 94566 - 06/20/17 08:18 PM
THIS IS IT! Fabulous custom with 5 BR + office & loft, wide plank HW flooring, granite/cherry/stainless kitchen, separate utility kitchen, marble baths, 3 fireplaces, elegant unique designer finishes and fixtures, and private .47 Acre private lot backs to open space w/views! Check this wonderful home in Pleasanton CA.

SOLD! 7230 Club House Dr, Pleasanton, CA 94566
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