alameda home seller: My mother's friend's daughter gave me a lead for a listing! - 01/08/14 11:14 AM
We need a REALTOR!
Early morning of December 30, 2013, I received a call from someone I didn't know. She identified herself as the daughter of my mother's friend. She was the caregiver of another elderly lady who just passed away in her sleep. The son just flew in from out of state, and was going a little crazy with the many details pertaining to his mother's affairs. He mentioned that one of the things he needs to do is to find a realtor to help him sell the house.

Caregiver continues to care
How lucky for me that the … (6 comments)

alameda home seller: Home Sellers, note: He who represents himself has a fool for a client - 04/24/13 04:24 AM
“He who represents himself has a fool for a client” Several months ago, I met with a potential seller who was interviewing a few agents. Days later, he called and said he had decided to do something else. And it turns out he wanted to sell the property himself. He met with the agents only to pick our brains and get an idea of what his property is worth.
He had pictures taken, got his property-specific domain, and put up a website, using Circlepix. It looked great. But months later, it is still not sold, while the other properties that have … (7 comments)

alameda home seller: A very persuasive buyer during a seller’s market - 01/06/13 12:49 PM
A very persuasive buyer during a seller’s market
Years ago, I represented home buyers who, like the others, were constantly encountering multiple bidding situations, and then getting outbid.
My clients were relocating to Alameda CA and needed to be near a marina where they planned to dock their boat. That was one of their criteria among other things.
Marina Cove near the marinas
I knew of one such development that would be ideal for their needs: Marina Cove near both Fortman and Grand Marinas. We just lost a bid on one house that they liked. And there was not another one for sale.  

alameda home seller: Beach. Beach. Beach! Fabulous 3 bedroom/2 bath one-level home in Alameda CA - 04/27/12 04:18 AM
OPEN HOUSE Saturday and Sunday, April 28-29, 2012, 2:00 - 4:00 pm. See for more photos and info. Thanks!
See the YouTube Video here created by Planomatic who took the photos and also created the floor plan.


alameda home seller: Marina/Fernside contemporary home with detached multi-purpose room - 05/12/09 04:09 AM

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