Homes for sale in Oakland CA real estate magazine

April 27th, 2011

Homes for sale in Oakland CA via complementary American Lifestyle Magazine Download a complementary copy here I’ve been sending a bi-montly American Lifestyle Magazine to my clients for the past couple of years and I’ve gotten pretty good feedback.  Especially about some of the recepies.  Now I am offering it digitally as well.  Download your free copy to […]

5630 Golden Gate Ave in Oakland Upper Rockridge

March 31st, 2011

5630 Golden Gate Ave in Oakland’s Upper Rockridge   Recently to the market this charming Mediterranean custom home is situated on a westerly facing hill in Oakland’s Upper Rockridge Neighborhood.  It is a 4 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom home with roughly 3353 sqft of living space.  Though the home feels somewhat vertical via the stairs, there […]

Open House Oakland Upper Rockridge 6201 Contra Costa

March 24th, 2011

  Open this Sunday 3/27 from 2:00 to 4:30 6201 Contra Costa Road  $1,795,000 Oakland’s Upper Rockridge Beautifully handcrafted Mediterranean getaway situated atop desirable Upper Rockridge, overlooking San Francisco, the Golden Gate, and beyond. The lush, bougainvillea accented courtyard leads to a newer home seasoned with old world details; wood cathedral ceilings, textured plaster walls, […]

Buying our Lincoln Heights home in Oakland with Brian Santilena

February 7th, 2011

Working with Brian was one of the best part of our home buying process. He not only made us feel comfortable and well-informed about the process but was also very proactive about everything. As first time home buyers, we never got nervous because he managed the communication well and never overwhelmed us with too many […]

Parkwoods Condominium for sale in Oakland CA

January 31st, 2011

Parkwoods Condominium in Oakland CA. This charming “Berkeley Model” unit is located way back in the rear of the development.  It is peaceful and quiet as well as clean and spacious.  It has roughly 728 square feet of living space (as per the public record) and 1 large bedroom with a walk-in closet.  Doors from […]

Buy a foreclosed home in Oakland or Piedmont CA

October 22nd, 2010

There are many homes and real estate for sale in Oakland and Piedmont Ca and of course everyone wants to get the best deal they can.  I mean, who doesn’t.  One of the best ways to purchase a home below market value is to buy a foreclosed one.  There are many challenges and pitfalls but […]

Montclair, Oakland Homes for sale

July 23rd, 2010

The Montclair neighborhood of Oakland and the Montclair Village  is a quaint semi hilly community in the Oakland Hills.  The area offers many of the best Oakland Public Schools and the Montclair shopping area has everything you need in a convenient proximity to the living neighborhoods.  The Montclair park offers a children’s playground, a baseball […]

Our Upper Rockridge home selling experiance with Brian Santilena

March 30th, 2010

“Brian did a fantastic job with selling our (Upper Rockridge) house.   He was very knowledgeable, worked smart, and went above and beyond at every step of the way.  And, on all the things that mattered most Brian is the guy you want in the drivers seat in this tough market.  He walked us through a […]

1950s Contemporary home for sale in Upper Rockridge

March 29th, 2010

This 1950’s Contemporary nestled on a gentle upslope in Upper Rockridge is centrally located between the College Avenue shopping area and the Montclair Village.  Entering through the front door you are greeted by an open floor plan and a sun filled atmosphere.  Several large picture windows adorn the west side of the home and offer […]

Upper Rockridge Home Sales Report Q4 2009

March 29th, 2010

This Upper Rockridge real estate sales report covers single family homes that have sold in Oakland’s Upper Rockridge district during the fourth quarter of 2009. I am a resident of Upper Rockridge and a long time real estate agent that specializes in the area.  You are welcome to contact me via email or call me […]