Bay Area California Real Estate Blog and News

14 Grace Court, Corte Madera - JUST LISTED!

I'm excited to present my latest listing, a fabulous modern and eco-friendly home located in Central Marin.

About 14 Grace Ct, Corte Madera, CA 94925

Dramatic, light-enveloped home designed by Ernie Selander Architecture.  This modern 4 bedroom / 3 bathroom home  features an open and inviting floor plan with many areas for relaxing, entertaining, and exploring.   2,452 sq ft per tax records.   
Enter the home up a beautifully landscaped walkway under a glass breezeway that connects the home with a large family room. Walk into the loft-like living room / dining room area which features open beam ceilings, a concrete gas burning fireplace, and dramatic views of the Bay and surrounding hills.   Relax and take in the views on...

Shadow Inventory Update

Shadow inventory, as you might know, is the inventory of real estate that the banks own, but is not on the market. So what's all the fuss about the shadow inventory? Many people think that the added supply will have an even greater, negative effect on the market if it were to be dumped all at once, As a result, folks lobbied to get a moratorium put in place to prevent the banks from dramatically increasing the supply of houses on the market. This was put in place before the Spring market played out so as not to upset the apple cart so to speak.

The word on the street was that come Summer, all bets were off. However, that didn't happen. The moratorium is still in place. Houses under $700,000 have been getting into contract quicker. And many houses on the lower end have...

Contemporary Home in Corte Madera - Coming Soon!

I just listed a fabulous home in Corte Madera that will be hitting the market next week. In fact, this home is the featured property on the "Corte Madera Modern Homes" page of our website.

This modern and spacious 4 bedroom / 3 bathroom home is located in the desirable Chapman Park neighborhood of Corte Madera and offers excellent proximity to shopping, top-rated schools, and public transportation.

This spacious 2,452 sq ft home includes solar electricity, dual pane windows, fabulous views, and much more. 1 bedroom / 1 bathroom is located downstairs, making it ideal for a live-in au pair or inlaw.

The asking price will be $1,695,000. Next week I'll provide additional...

Marin Modern on Twitter - follow us!

We wanted to let our Marin real estate clients and friends know that you can now follow us on the popular social networking and micro-blog site Twitter.

Our goal is to provide mini-updates, also known as "tweets" regarding the local real estate market in Marin County as well as fun musings regarding other local news and events.

If you would like to follow us on Twitter, we'd be glad to have you join us!    Our  address on Twitter is


132 Richardson, Mill Valley - SOLD!


I'm happy to announce the sale of my Mill Valley listing located at 132 Richardson Drive which just closed escrow today.   

Located in the desirable Strawberry Mill Valley neighborhood, this 4 bedroom / 2 bathroom home was built in 1949 and featured a variety of updates including an updated kitchen, new flooring, new paint (both interior & exterior), and updated bathrooms.    

I worked closely with the sellers to prepare the home for sale and was happy to work with them on the listing and sale of their Mill Valley home.   The final sale price for 132 Richardson Drive in Mill Valley was $950,000.

Please contact me if I can assist you with your ...

2021 Burbank Ave, Santa Rosa - Just Listed!

I just listed a spacious single-family home in Sonoma County which is located on a large 14,560 square foot lot (per tax records).     Located at 2021 Burbank Avenue in the town of Santa Rosa, this new listing will be hitting the market tomorrow at $230,000.

Built in 1942, 2021 Burbank Avenue in Santa Rosa features:

  • 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
  • Finished attic with bonus bedroom (unwarranted)
  • New interior & exterior paint
  • Newer roof
  • Detached 1 car garage
  • Public sewer & private well
  • Located on a spacious lot (approx. 1/3rd of an acre)

The first public open house for 2021 Burbank Avenue in Santa Rosa will be held this Sunday (August 9) from 2-4pm.   ...