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Meet The 680 Group

We love real estate.  And we love helping people.  Our mission statement is simple… Create an awesome customer experience.  That is what drives us.  It is what our business is built around.

At the 680 Group, we take pride in understanding our clients.  We want to know what is important to you, your vision of the ideal home, how you live your life, and how we can help find a home that integrates with your lifestyle.  We strive to identify neighborhoods and homes that will not only fit your needs, but also enhance your life.  

We leverage cutting-edge technology, our in-depth knowledge of neighborhoods, and our extensive experience to find a property you can call home.  Because "home" is more than square footage or lot size... it is where we live our lives.  With The 680 Group, we will be with you every step of the way to make sure we find the perfect home for you to live your life to the fullest!

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How We Create Value Create Value for Our Clients

I was contacted by my clients Jeff & Liz, who wanted to sell their custom home in Pleasanton. It was a slightly older home, and while it sat on a generous 1.1 Acre lot, much of the lot sloped up, so the useable portion seemed smaller than what you would expect on a lot of that size.
They had tried to sell it a year earlier, but were unable to even get an offer. It was on the market for over 5 months with no luck. They subsequently relocated overseas, and so they needed someone local who could get the job done. They called me to help them sell their home. I came up with a game plan to change the game and get their home sold…

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235 Rachael Place | Pleasanton | CA | 94566 Coming Soon! Charming Pleasanton condominium in an ideal location! Walk to Downtown Pleasanton, schools, parks, & shopping.  Desirable 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath home with one master suite and perfect downstairs end unit location.
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Homes for Sale and Real Estate Market Update for Pleasanton CA April 2018 Hi everybody, it’s Doug Buenz with The 680 Group at Venture Sotheby’s, and I’m bringing you a quick Pleasanton market update. As always if you could share this with someone you think might find it interesting, I would really appreciate it. So…
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