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www.californiahome.me

September 2, 2015

www.californiahome.me is an Excellent Resource for California Homes and Living www.californiahome.me - Step inside celebrity homes, get a taste of California’s best eats, tour extraordinary homes, find recipes and holiday decor to liven up your home, stay on top of market news, and more… Powered by Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage. Recent Articles include a profile of an Exquisite European Villa in Woodside, How to Spruce Up Your Yard and Bon Appetit's Best New Restaurants in California.             www.californiahome.me LIVIN[...]

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Silicon Valley Events

August 6, 2015

We work hard here in Silicon Valley, no question about that. This area isn't known around the world for its innovation and contribution to technology for nothing. That doesn't mean that we are all work and no play, however – in fact, one of the best things about living here is that there is so much to enjoy outside of the office. Now I am happiest if I get the chance to go out to Giants Stadium in the summer to catch a game and there is no shortage of great sports teams here... just don't get me started on what went wrong with the 49ers this season. Just to get you excited about all of th[...]

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Buying Your First Home

April 11, 2015

So you’re going to buy your first house. This is exciting and maybe even a little overwhelming. Yes, there’s a lot to think about and a lot to do since buying a home is an important investment, but it can end up being one of life's most exciting and rewarding transitions. To make buying your first home simpler, I have broken down the process into three main steps: Doing Your Homework, Doing Your Research and Doing Your Leg Work. Doing Your Homework Completing the homework is the first step in simplifying the home buying process. Long before you start looking at the number of bedrooms [...]

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Guide to Buying a Condo in Silicon Valley

April 9, 2015
Guide to Buying a Condo in Silicon Valley

Condominiums are a fantastic option for many first-time buyers, single professionals and young families. They are generally more affordable than a single-family home and offer excellent advantages in the way of amenities. This is a great way to get your foot in the real estate door in Silicon Valley, where homes can be very expensive, especially for people relocating to the region for employment. It is certainly a viable alternative to renting an apartment, which can be equally as expensive but has no return on your investment. The market for condominiums in this part of the country is very[...]

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