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By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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"How's the market" is a question I hear a lot, so let's take a look at what's going on in Belmont, a city with roughly 26,700 residents: As of Thursday, on our Multiple Listing Service we had: Single Family Homes: 5 Active listings, with a median list price of $1,488,000 18 Pending sales 26 Clos...
By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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"How's the market" is a question I hear a lot, so let's take a look at what's going on in San Carlos, a city with roughly 29, 400 residents:As of yesterday, on our Multiple Listing Service we had:Single Family Homes: 14 Active listings, with a median list price of $1,744,000 24 Pending sales 20 C...
By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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Yes, it's that time of year again, when the City of San Carlos celebrates with Hometown Days...Where Everyone Plays!Celebrating its 35th year, Hometown Days begins today, Friday May 15, 2015 and continues throughout the weekend. Kick off for the weekend begins at 5:00 PM Friday evening at Burton ...
By Mary Ann Teixeira, REALTOR, SRES, GREEN
(Coldwell Banker Residential Mortgage)
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Transitioning and moving in is a slow process. We had stuffed furniture, artwork and worldly possessions either in the garage, or in the only two rooms that were not touched. Now we are preparing those two rooms for floor refinishing and painting. We are barely moved in properly to the renovated ...
By Mary Ann Teixeira, REALTOR, SRES, GREEN
(Coldwell Banker Residential Mortgage)
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  Check out this beautiful, centrally located condo in San Mateo THIS WEEKEND. Open House: Saturday and Sunday, from 1 - 4 p.m. Large Living Room with Dining Area Eat-In Kitchen with Stainless Appliances Master Suite with Two Closets In-Unit Laundry, Extra Storage, Two Decks Pool, Spa, Sauna and ...
By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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The sale of 2129 Pullman Avenue in Belmont California recorded today and new owners are happily making plans to move in.There is a buyer for every house, and every house deserves exceptional marketing and presentation to help find that buyer.Finding the special, unique qualities of every property...
By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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Pending Sale - 2 Elm Street, #202, San Carlos, California 940702 Elm Street #202, close to downtown San Carlos is a 2-bedroom, 2-bath, single level view condo with a good floor plan. To achieve the best result possible, care was taken to properly prepare the home for sale. Not only did it look it...
By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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Zillow is a popular site with the general public--who isn't interested in what someone thinks is the value of their house, and those of their friends and neighbors? What many people don't understand is that the Zestimates shown by Zillow can't take into account the specifics of a house and the cu...
By Mary Ann Teixeira, REALTOR, SRES, GREEN
(Coldwell Banker Residential Mortgage)
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We set up our bed today. After sleeping on the foldout couch in the living room for 6 months, this was a huge milestone. We both slept without dreams, neither tossing nor turning. For me, it was like an upgrade to a four star hotel. And it was so pleasant to wake in a room dedicated to one functi...
By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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We had a bit of rain last night, which makes us all very happy.We have blue skies now, punctuated with some clouds, which makes us all very happy.It's a perfect day for the first open house at 2 Elm Street, #202, San CarlosIf you come by between 1:00 and 4:00 today or Sunday ...... that will make...
By Mary Ann Teixeira, REALTOR, SRES, GREEN
(Coldwell Banker Residential Mortgage)
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At last . . . . we begin moving in! The cleaners came in over the weekend to wash the windows and vacuum the dust off of the walls, molding, floors, crevices and cracks. Now we begin the process of moving back into our home. Yippee! Because we have dark floors now, my first concern is to hang dra...
By Mike Young, FHA 203k Consultant 707-812-7668
(203kOnLine.com, covering California & most other states)
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By Mary Ann Teixeira, REALTOR, SRES, GREEN
(Coldwell Banker Residential Mortgage)
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Our house is beginning to look like a house instead of a project, and it seems that EVERYBODY is here today for the final finish ups. We have the painter, the cabinet installer, and the electrician. The finish carpenters also returned to hang the doors, add doorknobs, and complete a few follow-up...
By Mary Ann Teixeira, REALTOR, SRES, GREEN
(Coldwell Banker Residential Mortgage)
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Earth Day, Egg Hunts and Sea Shenanigans! April is here, and there are so many springtime events for the whole family on the Mid Peninsula. Celebrate Easter and Earth Day, or take a tour of a pirate ship. Shiver me timbers!     Celebrate Earth Day at the Marine Science Institute! This event takes...
By Lottie Kendall, Serving San Mateo County and San Francisco
(Today | Sotheby's International Realty)
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Lottie Kendall, REALTOR with Today Sotheby's International Realty, is proud to invite you to the Open House at 2129 Pullman Avenue, Belmont, CA 94002 Saturday, April 4, 2015, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Come see if this 4-bedroom, 2-bath home and the huge park-like yard is the place you're yearning to make...
By Mary Ann Teixeira, REALTOR, SRES, GREEN
(Coldwell Banker Residential Mortgage)
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SOLD to this incredibly happy family of four. Congratulations to my buyers who won the home of their dreams after writing only their second offer in this vibrant market. We successfully negotiated the winning offer over five others. The first day that the family visited, the neighbor's dog, Rikk...
By Mary Ann Teixeira, REALTOR, SRES, GREEN
(Coldwell Banker Residential Mortgage)
Comments 2
We just dealt with a week of sanding, staining and sealing the floors. I thought that we would have to be out of the house for that, but we were able to avoid most of the dust and the odor by long office days.We are not supposed to walk on the floor, but we soon discovered that if we waited until...
By Phil Caulfield, Mortgage Lender - San Francisco Bay Area
(Opes Advisors)
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You have decided to sell your home. How are you going to decide what to do with your money, and/or spend the money?  I am going to help you decide! You may have had to consider where to move, what furnishings to keep, what furnishings to sell, placing your kids in new schools, etc.,etc. These dec...
By Mary Ann Teixeira, REALTOR, SRES, GREEN
(Coldwell Banker Residential Mortgage)
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Our backsplash tiles arrived! I chose handmade ceramic tiles. If I had known that it would take six weeks to make these, I probably wouldn’t have ordered them. Nevertheless, the tile setters began today. They cut and lay the tile to fit, gluing it on. Then they will return in two days to grout it...
By Mary Ann Teixeira, REALTOR, SRES, GREEN
(Coldwell Banker Residential Mortgage)
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We chose our under-cabinet lighting today. Our contractor had factored in the cost with fluorescent lights. I don’t like the color of that light, and even in my ancient kitchen I had installed halogen lights under the cabinets. I like LOTS of light in my kitchen.Our experience in educating oursel...

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