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Q & A: Seller took another offer, even though ours was higher?

By Doug Buenz | Oct 31, 2017

Q:  We recently submitted an offer on a home in Pleasanton.  We were one of 8 offers.  Our agent told us the seller accepted another offer, but was vague as to the reasons why.  We assumed it must have been a higher offer.  Well, we just found out that the sale closed at a lower…

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Pleasanton CA Homes

SOLD! 2109 Black Oak Ct, Pleasanton, CA 94588 | Pleasanton CA Homes For Sale

By Doug Buenz | Oct 22, 2017

THIS IS IT! Exquisite custom home in prestigious Golden Eagle Estates on a private cul-de-sac lot with amazing views. This fabulous home is graced with soaring volume ceilings, elegant tumbled stone and hardwood flooring, plantation shutters, & designer finishes & amenities throughout. Functional open floor plan, with an elegant master suite, office, & guest suite…

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Castro Valley CA Real Estate Properties for Sale

SOLD! 3239 Lenard Dr, Castro Valley, CA 94546 | Castro Valley CA Homes

By Doug Buenz | Oct 22, 2017

This charming Castro Valley home is ready for your own designer touches. It features 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, single story floor plan, cozy covered porch, formal living room with brick fireplace, large kitchen with breakfast bar and eat-in dining area, spacious family room, large sunroom with fireplace and built-in BBQ. Inviting master bedroom with mirrored…

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Pleasanton CA Homes for Sale | Pleasanton Market Update September 2017

By Doug Buenz | Oct 18, 2017

Pleasanton CA Homes for Sale |Pleasanton Market Update September 2017 Inventory loss slows Pending sales fall 7% Prices steady Demand for homes priced under $2 million strong Inventory has been falling since June but the decline slowed in September with a net loss of only two properties from August.  Supply was still less than two…

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Ruby Hill Pleasanton Market Update September 2017

By Doug Buenz | Oct 18, 2017

Ruby Hill Pleasanton Market Update September 2017 Inventory, sales and pricing have been steady in Ruby Hill for the past four months.  We have consistently had around 13 properties actively listed here, and three or four sales each month.  Homes have been selling for about 98% of their list price. There are thirteen properties actively…

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Dublin CA Homes for Sale | Dublin Market Update September 2017

By Doug Buenz | Oct 18, 2017

Dublin CA Homes for Sale | Dublin Market Update September 2017 Inventory continues steady decline Demand strong as pending sales rise Homes on market only 19 days Average sale was 100% of list price Homes under $1 million sold in two weeks Demand remained very strong in Dublin in September.  Pending sales rebounded from August’s…

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San Ramon CA Homes for Sale | San Ramon Market Update September 2017

By Doug Buenz | Oct 18, 2017

San Ramon CA Homes for Sale | San Ramon Market Update September 2017 Inventory falls for fifth straight month Supply less than half of year ago Pending sales fall sharply as supply dwindles Homes selling quickly – 19 days Sellers get their asking price – on average Once again, low supply was the driving factor…

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Livermore CA Homes for Sale | Livermore Market Update September 2017

By Doug Buenz | Oct 18, 2017

Livermore CA Homes for Sale | Livermore Market Update September 2017 Inventory keeps sliding Less than a month’s supply Pending sales down 11% Prices steady The same story that we have had in the Livermore real estate market for the past few months was pretty much unchanged in September.  Inventory slipped and the market was…

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Danville CA Homes for Sale | Danville Market Update September 2017

By Doug Buenz | Oct 18, 2017

Danville CA Homes for Sale | Danville Market Update September 2017 Only city in Tri-Valley that increased inventory Sales fall Prices holding strong Days on market declines Danville was the only community in the Tri-Valley that increased inventory in September.  In spite of the increased supply, sales, which had increased the prior two months, fell. …

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The Importance of Quality Photos in Marketing Pleasanton CA Real Estate

By Doug Buenz | Oct 18, 2017

**In case you cannot view this video here, please click the link below to view The Importance of Quality Photos in Marketing Pleasanton CA Real Estate on my YouTube channel: http://youtu.be/BISDCka3Obs ** Hi, I’m Doug Buenz and this is the 680 Homes Video Channel. Today we’re going to talk about photography in real estate and…

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1035 Sycamore Creek Way, Pleasanton, CA 94566

By Doug Buenz | Oct 15, 2017

1035 Sycamore Creek Way | Pleasanton | CA | 94566 Coming Soon! Elegant single story home in Sycamore Heights.  4 Bedrooms, 2.5 Bathrooms, 3,201 sq ft, on a Private .39 Acre lot.  More details to come!

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7700 Foothill Road, Pleasanton, CA 94566

By Doug Buenz | Oct 11, 2017

7700 Foothill Rd | Pleasanton | CA | 94566 $3,798,000 Imagine an exquisite gated estate nestled against the Pleasanton Ridge. Imagine custom tumbled stone, granite, limestone, and designer finishes throughout. Imagine a huge “great room” with beam ceilings, custom bar, and dramatic 20 ft fireplace. Imagine an inviting loggia with kitchen and incredible resort-like yard.…

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