The 680 Blog

Xeriscaping, for Those Who Don’t Do Yard Work

In full disclosure “xeriscaping” is actually a science that utilizes dryer climates to still create marvelous yards with drought tolerant plants, mulch and efficient irrigation. This post is a more tongue-and-cheek list of ways to do without yard work and still have a fabulous space to show off. Decks From elevated to simple platforms, decks…

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1037 Sunset Creek Ln, Pleasanton, CA 94566

1037 Sunset Creek Lane | Pleasanton | CA | 94566 Coming Soon! Gorgeous Sycamore Heights home with amazing backyard oasis.  6 Bedrooms, 5.5 Bathrooms, 4974 sq ft home, on .46 acre lot with pool, sports court, and more!  Details and photos coming soon!

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3623 Cameron Ave, Pleasanton, CA 94588

3623 Cameron Ave | Pleasanton | CA | 94588 Coming Soon! Fabulous Single Story Pleasanton Home with Amazing Almost 1 Acre Yard.  4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, 3410 sq ft, .91 Acres.  More photos and details coming soon!

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2826 Barouni Ct, Livermore, CA 94550

2826 Barouni Ct | Livermore | CA | 94550 Imagine living in the rolling hills and vineyards of scenic South Livermore.  Imagine an elegant traditional home graced with designer amenities and finishes throughout.  Imagine a functional floor plan designed for modern livint.  Imagine relaxing in your pool and spa and enjoying the views of the…

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Homes for Sale and Real Estate Market Update for Pleasanton CA April 2018

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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Let’s Go Camping!

We love the idea of the outdoors! We want to expose our kids to it or further woo our partner, but the problem is your only memory of actually camping is from when you were 8 years old and if memory serves correctly it wasn’t that great. That is because your parents were right where…

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Homes in Livermore CA

SOLD! 624 Splitrail Ct, Livermore, CA 94551

SOLD! 624 Splitrail Ct, Livermore, CA 94551 Overview Maps Photos Market Stats IDX Search $860,000 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms 2 Full Bathrooms 1 Half Bathroom Interior: 1,683 sqft Lot: 7,953 sqft Year Built: 1998 Location 624 Splitrail Ct Livermore, CA 94551 USA Doug Buenz Venture | Sotheby’s International Realty (925) 621-0680 doug@680homes.com…

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Homes for Sale in San Ramon CA

SOLD! 5576 London Way, San Ramon, CA 94582

SOLD! 5576 London Way, San Ramon, CA 94582 Overview Maps Photos Market Stats IDX Search $1,440,000 Single Family Home Main Features 5 Bedrooms 3 Full Bathrooms Interior: 3,423 sqft Lot: 7,572 sqft Year Built: 2007 Location 5576 London Way San Ramon, CA 94582 USA Doug Buenz Venture | Sotheby’s International Realty (925) 621-0680 doug@680homes.com http://www.680homes.com…

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Pleasanton CA Homes

SOLD! 4248 Bevilacqua Ct, Pleasanton, CA 94566

SOLD! 4248 Bevilacqua Ct, Pleasanton, CA 94566 Overview Maps Photos Market Stats IDX Search $1,350,000 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms 3 Full Bathrooms Interior: 2,379 sqft Lot: 6528.00 acre(s) Year Built: 1968 Location 4248 Bevilacqua Ct Pleasanton, CA 94566 USA Doug Buenz Venture | Sotheby’s International Realty (925) 621-0680 doug@680homes.com http://www.680homes.com           …

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1912 Toyon Ct, Pleasanton, CA 94588

1912 Toyon Ct | Pleasanton | CA | 94588 Coming Soon! Custom single story home in Golden Eagle Estates.  Updated throughout with new flooring, paint, light fixtures, countertops, and more!  More details and photos coming soon!

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4218 Casterson Ct, Pleasanton, CA 94566

4218 Casterson Ct | Pleasanton | CA | 94566 Coming Soon! Custom home in Kottinger Ranch with sweeping views of the valley and Mt. Diablo.  5 Bedrooms, 4.5 Bathrooms, 4670 sq ft on a gorgeous .88 acre lot with loggia, pool & spa.  More photos and details coming soon!

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Pass Your Home Inspection

Home inspections are often lumped (packaged) together with appraisals and while home inspections are usually not required in California, appraisals are almost always required when a mortgage loan is being used. Inspection:A home inspector’s primary objective is to evaluate the condition of the house and identify items in need of repair. He’s not particularly concerned…

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