danville: Danville's Woodranch & Cimarron Hills Real Estate - 05/21/13 06:56 AM
Danville’s Woodranch & Cimarron Hills was developed from the late 1980’s to the early 1990’s by Ponderosa Homes & Davidon Homes. This executive community is located just east of the Town of Danville and comprises more than 430 homes. The neighborhood features a clubhouse, pool & spa facility, tennis courts as well as a generous play and picnic area. The community also boasts one of the best neighborhood garage sales in the area.
Ponderosa Homes offered four floorplans which are located in the lower section of the community. Davidon Homes offered six varied floor plans including both one and two story … (5 comments)

danville: Bay Area Mortgage & Market Update for May 17th - 05/17/13 07:22 AM
Mortgage and Market Update
Economic News...Back to a week of mixed data but the Stock Market continues to pretty much ignore negative news and move higher. This run to new highs has left the bond markets under continued pressure. Retail Sales, while not robust, did show signs that the consumer is feeling more comfortable spending on discretionary items. The manufacturing sector contracted a bit in April with both production and capacity utilization easing. Weekly Jobless Claims jumped unexpectedly to 360K after being range bound for the last few weeks around the 330K level. Inflation concerns continue to be muted and Consumer … (4 comments)

danville: 680 Corridor Real Estate News...February Update - 02/13/13 11:03 AM
Wow...That is all I can really say about the current happenings in the 680 Corridor Real Estate Market. From Dublin to San Ramon, Danville to Blackhawk and Alamo to Walnut Creek 2013 Real Estate has started off sizzling...Just this week two homes I know of with 16 offers, a condo with 30 and numerous other properties with multiple offers are causing excitement for home sellers and frustration for home buyers.
From a seller's perspective this is welcome news but with it comes a bit of confusion. Marketing times on select properties range from a few days to a week or so. When … (4 comments)

danville: Danville's "Lend a Hand Day" - 04/30/11 03:55 PM
As I sit down to catch up a bit on Active Rain this afternoon I am starting to feel the reward of a few aches and pains associated with the Town of Danville’s “Lend A Hand Day”. In its seventh year the purpose “provides senior citizens no cost yard clean up and minor home repairs”. This year Stacey & Todd Galde, our coach for the Rookie Yankees, coordinated the event for our team and both deserve a special thanks.Our day started with a 8:30 practice with the boys before the 9:00 game with the Cubs. After a couple of hours and … (15 comments)