Tag Archives: Santa Clara Valley

Willow Glen Condo – Open House Sat 9/17 & Sun 9/18 1:00-4:00 – 1946 Meridian Ave, San Jose, CA 95125

This property feels like a Single Family Home.  Only common wall is the garage.  Yard wraps around with private patio off 2nd Master bedroom.  1,700 Sq Ft;  2 oversized bedrooms plus Loft, 2 bath;  spacious kitchen with High End appliances, Family Room with Vaulted ceilings & Recessed lights, Formal Dining Room; Warm & relaxing fireplace. Separate 2 Gar garage with plenty of storage, plus extra Huge Attic storage. Listed at $779,950 – Come by and see this great home!

Check out the link to the tour:  http://www.tourfactory.com/1644490

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Weekender 8/18/16

Weekender 8/18/16

If you plan to be in San Francisco this weekend, you’re going to love this version of the Weekender!

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If you love North Beach, you won’t want to miss this annual celebration of Italian culture and heritage.  This Saturday’s Festa Coloniale Italiano is the 98th annual celebration of all things Italian.  Events kick off at 11:00 am and run through 7:00 pm.  Location:  on Stockton Street, outside the SF Athletic Club, across from Washington Park.  This is a fun, family friendly event and open to the public.  See link below for additional details!

Weekender_IPA fest

Also happening on Saturday, 8/20/16 is the West Coast IPA Festival.  Eat, drink and be hoppy!  Happening at 428 11th Street from 12:00 noon till 10:00 pm.  Their venue has you covered too:  Heaters, food, drink and if you are hooked on the Olympics, TV coverage will be available.  You won’t miss a medal!  See link below for additional details!


Sounds like our SF Giants need a good weekend run vs the New York Mets.  Game times are as follows:  Friday, 8/19 7:15 pm, Saturday, 8/20 1:05 pm and Sunday, 8/21 5:05 pm.  Help them bring home a “W”.  See link below for additional schedule details.

Here is the link:  Weekender 8/18/16

Whatever you end-up doing this weekend, make it a great one!


Open House this Weekend – A Stunning Estate, Nestled in the Redwoods – Come By and Say Hi!

Come see this beautiful estate.  Nestled in the Redwoods.  Close to award winning Santa Cruz Mountain wineries, a short drive to the majestic Redwoods of Henry Cowell or into the greater Santa Cruz area.  Check out the tour at www.225doublebogeydrive.com.

  Saturday, 7/23 and Sunday 7/24 from 1:00 – 4:00 pm



Weekly Stats – Memorial Day

Hope you had a nice, long Memorial Day weekend as we paused to thank those who’ve given the ultimate sacrifice for the free country we live in today.  My post today is an update on  current real estate market statistics with you for both Santa Clara and Santa Cruz county.   The graphs show both Pending Sales and Inventory figures for both Single Family Homes and Condo/Townhomes.  Inventory is looking good in Santa Cruz!  Have questions?  I am just a phone call away!

Many thanks and make it a good one!



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Weekender – Memorial Day Weekend

Weekender – Memorial Day Weekend

Sharks Stanley Cup

First, a huge shout out to my beloved San Jose Sharks.  They made history last night, winning game 6 of the conference title round and advancing to the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the first time in franchise history!  Those who know me, know I have been and “active” fan since day one…..So proud of our men in teal.  They will play first game of the new series beginning on Monday night.  Should Tampa Bay win tonight game, Sharks will open at home.  Should Pittsburg win tonight’s game, Sharks will open on Monday in Pittsburg.  Go Sharks!!!


Next up is the Morgan Hill Mushroom Mardi Gras, the 37th annual, mind you!  Held both Sat and Sun (5/28 & 5/29).  Location:  409 Tennant Station #150 Morgan Hill, CA  95037 (see link below for more details).

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Over at the coast?  Don’t miss the Santa Cruz American Music Festival at Aptos Village Park.  Gates open Saturday at 10:00 am, Sunday at 10:30.  Buddy Guy is part of the line-up as he plays the Blues as part of his 80th birthday tour.  (see link below for more details).

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Starting with sports and ending with sports!  Our Golden State Warriors play a must win Game 5 tonight, here at home.  Game time 6:00 pm.  WHEN they advance, they’ll play Saturday at Oklahoma for Game 6, then Game 7 will be played back here on Monday the 30th, 6:00 start.  Remember, all advance play is predicated on their WIN tonight!  Go Warriors!!

Weekender A's

Holding up the rear are our local Oakland A’s.  They begin a long home stand for Memorial Day Weekend.  Friday, Saturday and Sunday will be games vs Detroit Tigers, then they take on the Minnesota Twins on Monday & Tuesday.  Great family fun out at A’s stadium – catch some if you can!

Here is link for additional details:  Weekender 5/26/16

Whatever you end-up doing this weekend, stay safe and make it a great one!


Weekly Stats May 10, 2016

Here are  my Weekly Real Estate Market Stats for both Santa Clara and Santa Cruz County.  Graphs show activity pulled as of 5/5/16 for both Single Family Homes and Condos/Townhomes.  Stay informed.  Make good decisions.  Have questions?  Give me a call.  I am here to serve you, your family and associates.  Go make it a great one!


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Weekender 4/23/16 – Fun for Everyone

It’s not too late….Weekender 4/23/16 – Cherry Blossoms, Big Screen Heart throb or local Sports – Something for everyone!

Cupertino is hosting their 2016 Cherry Blossom Festival at Memorial Park both today, Saturday, 4/23/16 and tomorrow, Sunday, 4/24/16 from 10:00am – 5:00pm.  Find cultural demonstrations and exhibits.  This event has been voted one of Best Local Festivals by Metro readers.  Free Parking located across the street at DeAnza parking lots A & B.


Catch a new release on the Big Screen? Heart throbs abound in the

SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN, Charlize Theron, 2012. ph: Alex Bailey/©Universal Pictures/courtesy Everett Collection
SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN, Charlize Theron, 2012. ph: Alex Bailey/©Universal Pictures/courtesy Everett Collection

4/22 release of the Huntsman.  Female lead is Charlize Theron.  Male lead is Chris Hemsworth.  This sequel tells the story of leading up to the traditional Snow White story we all know.  In Theaters all over the Bay Area.


Local Sports abound!!  Our beloved San Jose Sharks clinched their first round series vs LA Kings.  Rest up and get ready for round 2!  Golden State will continue their playoff series vs the Houston Rockets on Sunday.  Game time 12:35 pm.  Finally, the San Francisco Giants continue their series vs the Marlins.  Saturday game time is 6:05 pm.  Sunday will be day game with 1:05 start.

Here is the link for additional details:  Weekender 4/22/16

Whatever you end-up doing this weekend, go make it a great one!



Weekly Stats – 4/19/16 – Santa Clara and Santa Cruz Counties

They’re back…..sharing current market stats to help you stay “in the know”  with the Inventory and Pending Sales trends in both Santa Clara and Santa Cruz counties, for both single family homes and condos/townhomes.  Take a look.  Have a question?  Give me a call.  I am happy to help you navigate the ever changing real estate market.

Go make it a great one!  Rob