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117 Prospect Dr. San Rafael CA 94901: Just Listed & Open Sunday

Private Serene Location

Just Listed and Open Sunday 3/13/16 1-4PM  

For price & open house dates go to: 117 Prospect Dr. San Rafael CA 94901

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One with Nature

Set on almost a half-acre lot, this 4 bedroom one story home sits gracefully high above the street providing gorgeous views and privacy. The home is flooded with natural light featuring hill and distant bay views. Large windows in every room give the feeling of living among the tree tops and native landscaping. Open level patios surround the home offering outdoor...

One of the best places to live on earth - Marin County, CA.

One of the nicest places to live on earth - Marin County, CA.

What makes Marin County, CA so attractive to call home? People from all over the US, and from all corners of the world, move to Marin County, CA. As a consequence Marin boosts some of the highest real estate prices in the world. Still, that doesn't seem to scare anyone away.  So what really is it that makes Marin so special?

Let's start with the people. The fact that Marin is as attractive for lawyers, hippies, doctors, writers, landscapers, priests, geologists, contractors, musicians - tells it all. This makes for a very interesting cultural. Since the lifestyle here is very unpretentious and casual, you will actually run into all kinds of people when you are out and about.

Let's continue with the weather. Marin County has a very rare micro climate which can only be found in less than 10 places on earth! This means that within a 10 min drive, the...

A large home in Marin County under $1M

 

Large Homes in Marin County for under $1M, do they exist?

Considering the latest news articles about the Bay Area market, it may sound unbelievable that you can still find a nice condition, move in ready, large 5BR home in Marin County for under $1M....

4 bedroom home on almost 1/2 acre: Coming Soon

A Place to Call Home

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This San Rafael Hill location is so convenient; quick to freeway, downtown and open space trails. San Rafael is home to a wide variety of restaurants, night life, farmers market, boutiques and the Rafael Film Center.  The house has a fairly new roof and fresh paint throughout. Two bedrooms boast new carpet while the rest of the house has "Pergo style" flooring over warm radiant heat. Deer proof fencing surrounds the house while the rest of the property is open for your vision.  With extended views and vistas to soak in and rock walled patios to enjoy, this home has undeniable charm! There is plenty of off street parking available and lots of storage area. For price and...

New Constructions Selling Now In San Francisco?!

We all know SF is now in a big building boom. But do you know what's actively selling NOW and what's coming soon?

Below, I made a simple table where you can see each new constructions at a glance. I will be happy to discuss in detail if you are interested in a certain project, so please feel free to contact me at any time!

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Hanna Jung

Realtor, San Francisco Modern

Cell: 415-722-2528

Email: Hanna@SanFranciscoModern.com

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61 Wallace Way San Rafael, CA 94903: SOLD!

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61 Wallace Way San Rafael, CA 94903: SOLD! 

Happy Home Buyer writes on YELP:

"Hilary is amazing! She worked very hard to find us the right home, using her in depth knowledge of Marin real estate, connections and smarts to guide us along. She spent a good deal of time helping us and always maintained excellent communication and follow through. She helped us make a thoughtful offer and close smoothly in ten days. I would recommend her to anyone!" S. Williams

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736 47th St Oakland - JUST SOLD

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Congratulations to my first time home buyer who finally got this lovely 2 bedrooms and 1.5 bath condo in NOBE! The condo was totally renovated! It's a walking distance to a BART station.  It was sold for $496,000 with multiple offers.

If you are looking to buy or sell a property in Oakland, please let me know!  I am more than happy to help....

Comfort-ize your floors. With cork!

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Quality hardwood floors and laminates can be a wonderfully hardworking and make for beautiful floors. But many people choose carpet instead, for its cozy warmth. Now you can have both features, thanks to a material that most people associate only with wine bottles and dart boards: cork.

The Comfort Underlay
No, you don't walk on the cork. You put sheets of it under the hardwood or laminate. It acts as a natural insulator, so your floors feel warmer in winter and cooler in summer. If you own a mid-century modern home, you probably have a slab foundation and this is one of the materials that can be used to provide a better walking surface beneath engineered wood flooring or laminates.  It gives a wonderful springy quality to your floor that will relieve stress in your feet, legs and back.

The...