Jim Walberg: The 2018 Tax Act: Impact on Bay…

Pacific Union’s Jim Walberg on how the the 2018 Tax Act may impact Bay Area homeowners. Remember to contact your tax professional regarding how the 2018 Tax Act will impact your personal situation.


Jim Walberg: The 2018 Tax Act: Impact on Bay…

By: Jim Walberg, staff writer for The Bay Area Team NOTE: Contact your tax professional regarding how the 2018 Tax Act will impact your personal situation. Nothing in my article is intended to act …


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Just Listed! 790 Tamarack Drive, San Rafael, $1,025,000

01-790-Tamarack

 

This warm and inviting 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom home has been full of love and laughter by the same family for over 50 years. Meticulously maintained and cared for it’s ready for new owners to continue the ease of living that has been enjoyed for many years. The spacious living room with fireplace opens to the front deck and is adjacent to the formal dining room. The kitchen with stainless steel appliances and bar seating flows naturally to the family room with direct access to the great backyard area making the home perfectly suited for entertaining and indoor/outdoor living. With a 10,000 sqft large, level, corner lot the outdoor space is lovely and expansive boasting privacy, direct sun, outdoor patio area, deck and low maintenance plantings. The floor plan is ideal with 3 bedrooms, including a large master suite, living room, dining room, kitchen and family rooms all on the main level. The versatile 4th bedroom on the lower level with full bathroom and hideaway bed can also serve as a media room or additional family room if desired. This Terra Linda location is dreamy with close proximity to schools, shopping, transportation and easy access to the freeway. There are many upgrades and improvements to enjoy including new interior paint, new flooring, new carpeting, recessed lighting, new light fixtures, dual pane windows, new stainless kitchen appliances, new deck and so much more! Additional features include: 2 car garage, laundry room, dumbwaiter, Dixie School district and plentiful storage options. The home shows very well and is in move-in condition, however there is a lot of upside potential with this property. This truly is a very special home that is a bittersweet “goodbye” for the family who has cherished it for so many years. It’s time for a new owner to continue the legacy and create more memories to last a lifetime. For more photos and additional details please visit 790TamarackDr.com

Property Details:

  • Approx. 2,270 sqft home
  • Approx. 10,260 sqft lot
  • Year built 1962

This home has been lovingly maintained and cared for during the family ownership. Following is a list of the most recent and relevant Seller improvements and upgrades:

2018 Improvements:

  • New carpeting installed at stairs and in lower level bedroom
  • Painted front door

2017 Improvements:

  • Painted interior
  • New premium laminate floor in kitchen, family room, master bedroom, and connected hallways
  • New blinds throughout house
  • New baseboards main floor
  • New linoleum in second floor bathrooms
  • 4″ LED cans in kitchen hall off bath and bath hallway off Bedrooms
  • 3 way decora dimmer switch at dining room
  • New chandelier in dining room
  • New white vanity, countertop, sink combo with fixtures in bathroom
  • New medicine cabinet in bathroom
  • New double sink vanity in master bathroom
  • New sink fixtures in master bathroom
  • New 24″ door with trim in master bathroom
  • New ceiling fans in all 3 bedroom upstairs and family room
  • New vanity lights in 1st and 2nd floor bathrooms (sans master)
  • New 6 6″ LED recess cans with dimmer on main floor
  • New 6″ 6″ LED recess cans with dimmer in living room
  • New 6″ LED recess can @ top of stairs
  • New Kenmore dryer
  • New combination door keypad to crawl space
  • New doorknobs on all interior doors
  • New/Additional smoke and carbon monoxide alarms
  • New concrete housing for sub pump located in backyard
  • Partial replacement of retaining wall – side of house by exterior stairs
  • Partial replacement of retaining wall – back yard near sub pump
  • New backyard deck
  • Partial New backyard fence

2016 Improvements:

  • Sewer lateral pipe repair
  • Repave street after lateral repair
  • Master bath lavy replacement
  • New Moen Single Handle faucet and Cable 2″ line

2015 Improvements:

  • New 27″ Electric Self Cleaning Oven
  • New Kenmore Dishwasher

Additional Improvements:

  • New hot water heater (2014)
  • New soffit and recessed lighting in Kitchen (2014)
  • Insinkerator Hot Water Dispenser (2012)
  • New garbage disposal and installation (2012)
  • New Milguard windows (2010)
  • Bathroom Faucet (2007)
  • Lower 2″ San Tee under kitchen sink, new disposal (2005)
  • Amana 22 CF Refrigerator (2005)
  • Kenmore gas cooktop (2005)
  • New Microwave (2005)
  • Front Door – Feather River Door Company (2004)
  • Elk 40-year roofing system (2003)

Real Estate Roundup: Peace of Mind Is the…

Americans are most likely to adopt the latest home technologies when receiving them as a gift, while economists are hopeful that an uptick in construction employment will help alleviate the country’s inventory drought. These stories and more in the Pacific Union Real Estate Roundup.


Real Estate Roundup: Peace of Mind Is the…

Americans are most likely to adopt the latest home technologies when receiving them as a gift, while economists are hopeful that an uptick in construction employment will help alleviate the country’s inventory drought. Check out the week’s most important… #curtlong #freddiemac #housingwirecom


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Just Sold! 205 Stuyvesant Drive, San Anselmo, $2,400,000

205 Stuyvesant Drive San Anselmo

Welcome to the beauty and magic of 205 Stuyvesant in the highly coveted Sleepy Hollow neighborhood of San Anselmo. Set upon a glorious knoll-top, behind a private, gated drive is an approximate ¾ acre paradise to call your own. This stunning property comprised of mostly level land, is a wonderland of enjoyment with sparkling salt water pool, hot tub, outdoor shower, vegetable gardens, entertaining decks and an abundance of mature trees, thoughtfully designed landscaping and an array of flowers and plantings that provide blooms of surprise throughout every season. With stunning views of the Terra Linda / Sleepy Hollow divide, glorious sun-drenched hillside and even the Bay there is an inherent state of bliss that envelopes you. The extensively renovated, brown-shingled home is adorned with uniquely crafted vaulted, wood ceilings that provide an expansive feel throughout while the glorious outdoor setting is invited into almost every room through an abundance of perfectly appointed windows and sliding glass doors. Floor to ceiling windows showcase the view through the living room with cathedral ceilings and gorgeous fireplace and opens to a private deck to capture the sunsets from the hot tub. The remodeled kitchen with skylights, granite counters, maple cabinetry, stainless appliances and center island flows to the cozy family room with fireplace and built-ins. The majority of the home flows seamlessly to the outdoors for ease of entertaining and everyday living. All three bedrooms are very bright and spacious with two additional bonus rooms providing great versatility for every lifestyle. The romantic master suite is the perfect retreat with private balcony, sitting room, three closets and luxurious master bathroom boasting breathtaking views, glorious, marble surround stall shower and floors, dual sinks and built-in seated vanity. This approx 3,687sqft private home has been beloved by the same family for over 20 years with an obvious pride of ownership throughout. With access to hiking trails nearby, fabulous schools, Sleepy Hollow clubhouse, and more this home is ready for the next owner to continue the legacy of a home and property that has graciously provided a magnificent setting for memories to last a lifetime.

Additional features to enjoy during your visit to 205 Stuyvesant:

  • Beautifully crafted custom front door
  • Formal entry with spacious foyer
  • Temperature controlled wine room
  • 2nd-floor landing perfect for an office or crafting area
  • Mahogany hardwood floors in addition to newly installed carpets in bedrooms
  • Three remodeled bathrooms
  • Laundry room
  • 2 car garage
  • Gated, private driveway for ample guest parking
  • Two fireplaces
  • Mud room
  • Massive amounts of storage
  • Surround sound system on the main level
  • Double paned windows (mostly Andersen)
  • Magnificent landscaping and fruit trees including: mature Oak trees, Japanese Maple trees, apple trees, pear tree, apricot trees, fig tree, persimmon trees, blueberry bushes, citrus trees, grape vines, vegetable and asparagus gardens, poppies, wisteria, daffodils and so much more to enjoy year round!

 

Selma Hepp: Eight Housing Market Predictions…

Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp offers her predictions on where the U.S. housing market is headed in the coming year.


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Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp offers her predictions on where the U.S. housing market is headed in the coming year. #affordability #babyboomers #firsttimehomebvuyers


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