Explore Oakland, CA

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
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Why Oakland is one of the best places to visit in May? Lake Merritt  Lake Merritt is probably one of the most famous and iconic landmarks in Oakland. It has been listed as a National Historic Landmark since 1963. There are a lot of activities to choose from, there's a walking and jogging path alo...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Monthly Market Activity for Single Family Homes in Oakland(includes Piedmont and Emeryville) The Median Sale Price for homes in Oakland during April was $853,500 with thehighest number of units sold in the $1m - $1.49m  price range. The Bay Area continues to be a popular place to call home. If yo...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Top 3 Reasons to Get Moving. Not homes! I mean Your Body.Thank You re: Action Pilates! Everyone is working so hard these days, and regardless if you are behind a computer screen or in a car, in today’s world, it’s not uncommon to sit for hours. I made a lifestyle choice to get moving, and this ti...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Things to do in Oakland - May 10, 12, 17, 24, 31Oakland Symphony presents West Side Story Love theater shows? This one will definitely be a night to remember. Stunning songs like Maria and Somewhere fill the Paramount alongside the snaps and jibes of the Sharks and Jets in this concert performanc...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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The Importance of Home Insurance  Today I had lunch and learned so much about the world of home insurance. Homeowner Insurance is one of the steps taken before a client succesfully closes on the sale of their new home. Shopping for homeowners insurance is important. Make sure to do your homework,...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Things to do in Oakland - May 5, 12, 19, 24 Bay Bridge Half MarathonThis is going to be the first ever Oakland Bay Bridge Half Marathon from the famed Middle Harbor Park. This exclusive event will feature a limited field, amazing merch, food, beer and more.Stay tuned for more from the folks that ...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Things to do in Oakland May 3, 4, 10, 11 Art Route OaklandBe able to explore art venues throughout Oakland and win fabolous prizes! Prizes are from $250 to $1,500 good toward original artwork, to a hotel get-away, fine dining and more. You get to meet other art lovers too!Art Route Oakland is a F...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Maximize your Small Garden - Ideas Here are some tips and tricks into maximizing your small garden and making it stand out.  1. Flower-Filled Planters It's always nice to add color to your  backyard!    2. Wall PlantersIt's strikingly beautiful to see wall planters on your garden. Show off your g...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Top three spots to visit when in Oakland Oakland has always been one of the most iconic and popular cities in the Bay Area. If you happen to visit or planning to move in Oakland, here is my list on some of the best spots to visit when you are in Oakland.  1. Chabot Space & Science CenterThis is d...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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When do you plan a trip from North America to Hawaii? Aloha! I think this is really good news. Southwest is now flying to Hawaii! According to an article from Travel Zoo:Well, not only does Southwest's generous baggage allowance make it a great value, but the "Southwest Effect" typically drives d...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Travel back in time with Dino Days On March 22, step into the East Garden—and 66 million years into the past. An eye-popping array of moving, roaring, exquisitely detailed life-size dinosaurs have invaded the Academy! The California Academy of Sciences recently opened a new exhibit for kids and k...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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East Bay Views Thinking of moving to the East Bay? Imagine waking up to these amazing views everyday! Let me give you a tour of the East Bay Area and see how amazing it is to visit or live here.  Old and New Bay Bridge Bike around Lake Merritt Rowing the peaceful waters of Lake Merritt View of th...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Lovely Flowers in the East Bay Here's my collection to some of the beautiful plants and flowers / landscaping ideas for homeowners.  Wall Art using flowers  Low Maintenance California   Love the drought resistant plants  Garden art while walking around Rockridge..  Striking colors can be found in...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Kitchen Ideas for the Creative in YOU  1. Painted Floors This is probably one of my favorites in terms of redecorating the kitchen, or any other part of the house! It's inexpensive, and you can paint on floors everywhere: hardwoods, tiles, concrete, vinyl, etc.2. Tiled WallYou can also take the b...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Jack London Square - Best Food  Another thing to love about living in Oakland, CA is Jack London Square. Tons of things to do over here, from sight seeing, to shopping, night life, and best of all - FOOD!We have compiled some of the best restaurants to try in Jack London Square while you are vaca...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Holiday fun for the family  It's really nice to be able to go on vacation with the whole family atleast once or twice a year. It's time to break away from the neverending paperwork, and the hustle and bustle of the city, and just be able to sit back, relax and watch the day unfold without worryin...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Five Things You’ll Want to Know About Life in Oakland   The City of Oakland gets 24.01 inches of rain every year. We shovel 0.6 inches of snow per winter. The sun shines an average of 165 days per year. But, thankfully, our average travel time to work is only 32 minutes. In January, temps range f...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Things to do in Oakland - April 19, 26 Mark Eanes: Angle of ReposeManna Gallery is pleased to present recent work by Bay area artist Mark Eanes. “Angle of Repose” opens First Friday, April 5 and continues to May 11. On First Friday, April 5, Mr. Eanes will be present from 6 to 8 pm for his recept...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Things to do in Oakland - April 20, 27, 21, 28 Nothing to do on a weekend? It's Springtime and everything is in bloom, it's time to head on out to your nearest farmers markets! April 20, 27 (Saturdays)Grand Lake Farmers Market"Grand Lake Farmers Market is widely acclaimed as the best farmers mark...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Update on Housing Vacancies  How does it affect you as a buyer, to know that a certain city has high housing vacancy rate? How about as a seller?According to an article from Realtor Magazine: LendingTree ranked the nation’s 50 largest metro areas from highest to lowest vacancy rates. The areas wi...

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