• Where were we in 2014?
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Why own a car?

Car sharing is not only economical, but also better for the environment. Zipcar, City CarShare, GetAround, Uber and other companies provide means for door-to-door service (one way or round trip). With higher density housing, parking is not always convenient, so … Continue reading


Taxes! Homeowner Tips

Calling all homeowners! According to the National Association of Realtors, here are 9 check-points for filing your taxes: Check you are using the property tax amount for the corresponding tax year (since property taxes change every year). If your escrow … Continue reading

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Where were we in 2014?

As a broad brush, it is useful to look at 2014 real estate sales as a whole. Sale price increased in East Bay cities: Albany, Berkeley, El Cerrito, Emeryville, Kensington, Oakland, Piedmont. El Cerrito led the group at 20% increase … Continue reading