Fremont Ranked as Best City to Buy a Family Home

Are you looking for the perfect family home, but don’t know where to start?

How about our listing at 34203 Oneil Terrace in Fremont?

Recently SmartAsset released their third annual “Best Cities to Buy a Family Home – 2019 Edition”. Can you guess where Fremont ranked? Drumroll please…Fremont topped the list as #1! With home value increasing by 47% over 5 years and 88% of homes having at least two bedrooms, it’s the perfect location to find a large enough family home. Also, Fremont has a 37% five-year rent increase, which was the third-highest in the study.

To come to this conclusion, SmartAsset analyzed 6 metrics including 5-year change in median home values, 5-year change in median rent costs, average effective property tax rate, percentage of homes with at least two bedrooms, median housing cost as a percentage of median income, percentage of homeowners who are housing-cost burdened. You can find out about their data and methodology here.

We just so happen to have the perfect home for sale in Fremont right now! 34203 Oneil Terrace, Fremont.

34203 Oneil Terrace, Fremont

Beautifully updated in popular Ardenwood neighborhood within walking distance to elementary school and proximity to major commuter corridors and outdoor activities including Ardenwood Historic Farm, Coyote Hills, and Mission Peak. Open concept floor plan with lots of natural light. Spacious Living and Dining Room with soaring ceiling, open stairway, and striking glass block wall.

Kitchen

Kitchen features stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops, and Breakfast Nook. Adjacent Family Room with fireplace and slider to Backyard. Upstairs, Master Bedroom and updated Bath with large stall shower, soaking tub with jets, heated towel rack, and walk-in closet. Three additional comfortably sized Bedrooms share full Hallway Bath with tub/shower combination. New interior paint, new carpet, durable laminate flooring, recessed lighting, and ceiling fans. Fenced Backyard offers covered, raised deck with benches and newer hardscape. Full size Garage with laundry area, storage cabinets, and epoxy flooring. Ample guest parking. Low monthly HOA dues of $35.

Backyard

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Fremont is a wonderful place to live!

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Marketing and selling high-end Luxury Homes in the Tri Valley is what we do best, but on this real estate journey, it’s all about the people we meet on the way, connecting them to each other and the places they call HOME.

Listing Orchard – From Start to Finish

1707 Orchard Way, Pleasanton

This home had been very loved throughout the years and was there for many family milestones. It was our job to come in and assess what could be done to revamp it to be ready for it’s new family!

We brought in our go-to contractor, Vista Construction Company, Inc., to do the complete remodel. With all of the updates, it’s like brand new!

If this is something you are interested in, contact us. We would love to chat with you on how to get top dollar for your home!

Here’s a video of the home prior to any work being done:

After Vista Construction overhauled the home, we coordinated cleaners, window washers, and one of our go-to stagers, Divine Designs By Lydia, to tie everything together. Now that we have the finished product, it’s time for this home’s new family!

Here are the before and after photos:

Front Exterior
Living Room
Dining Room
Kitchen
Family Room
Master Bathroom
Bedroom 2
Bedroom 3
Bedroom 4
Bathroom 2

For more photos, check out our virtual tour!

If you are interested in purchasing this home, contact us!

Pleasanton is a wonderful place to live!

Marketing and selling high-end Luxury Homes in the Tri Valley is what we do best, but on this real estate journey, it’s all about the people we meet on the way, connecting them to each other and the places they call HOME.

Need A Summer Getaway?

Load up the car and pack the kids, it’s time for a road trip!

Just kidding, because this “getaway” would actually be in your very own backyard! With our newest listing at 7801 Flagstone Drive, Pleasanton, you could be on a perma-vacation! Forget the travel and imagine resort living in your own home!

7801 Flagstone Drive, Pleasanton

With an oasis Backyard showcasing a custom designed pool and spa with waterfall feature, and lush tropical landscaping including banana trees, this updated single story home feels like a vacation getaway!

Front Exterior

Situated on a large corner lot in the popular Muirwood neighborhood, within walking distance to Muirwood Community Park, elementary school and high school, with proximity to Historic Downtown, Stoneridge Shopping Mall, BART, ACE Train, TECH buses, and 580/680 freeways.

Family Room

Open concept and updated Kitchen/Family Room with stainless steel appliances, breakfast bar, breakfast nook with chandelier lighting, tile flooring, fireplace, and slider to Backyard. Formal Living Room and separate Formal Dining Room.

Master Bedroom

Spacious Master Bedroom Suite with Sitting Area, oversize slider to Backyard, and newly remodeled Master Bathroom with walk-in stall shower, dual vanity, and custom closet. Three additional comfortably sized Bedrooms share full Hallway Bathroom with tub/shower combination. Additional features include new Bamboo flooring and new interior paint, owned solar panels, Ecobee climate control system, electric car charger, recessed lighting, Solatube skylights, Laundry Room with storage, paver stone driveway and walkway, and much more! No HOA dues.

You will never want to leave your own tropical paradise!

Open House: Friday, 6/28, from 10-1, Saturday & Sunday, 6/29 & 6/30, from 1-4

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Pleasanton is a wonderful place to live!

Marketing and selling high-end Luxury Homes in the Tri Valley is what we do best, but on this real estate journey, it’s all about the people we meet on the way, connecting them to each other and the places they call HOME.

7502 Villareal Drive, Castro Valley

Just Beautiful in Palomares Hills!

Just beautiful in popular Palomares Hills with loads of recent updates and ideally located within walking distance to top elementary school, park, playground, community pool, and clubhouse. Well maintained by original owner with very desirable floor plan featuring hardwood floors throughout.

Updated Kitchen with granite slab counters and backsplash, stainless steel appliances, island with breakfast bar, and breakfast nook. Adjacent Family Room with gas fireplace and French door to Backyard. Formal Living and Dining Room with vaulted ceiling and chandelier lighting. Main level Bedroom and full Bath with stall shower. Upstairs, spacious Master Bedroom Suite with vaulted ceiling, his & hers closets, and updated Bath with his & her vanities, soaking tub, and stall shower. Two additional comfortably sized Bedrooms share full updated Bath with tub/shower combination. Additional amenities include ceiling fans, recessed lighting, neutral paint, Laundry Room with sink and storage, security system, dual zone HVAC, tiled entry, loads of cabinet storage, and much more. Newly landscaped low maintenance front and rear yards with flagstone patio. Split 3 stall Garage. Lot backs to open space with hillside views. Low monthly HOA dues of $58. Proximity to major commuter corridors and BART.

For more photos visit our tour.

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Pleasanton is a wonderful place to live!

Marketing and selling high-end Luxury Homes in the Tri Valley is what we do best, but on this real estate journey, it’s all about the people we meet on the way, connecting them to each other and the places they call HOME.

Listing Loganberry – From Start to Finish

1519 Loganberry Way, Pleasanton

This beautiful single story home had everything going for it, it just needed updating! We came in with our go-to contractor, Vista Construction Company Inc., and did a complete overhaul. With the owner out of town, we managed the whole project from start to finish. It’s amazing what got done in just 3 short weeks!

Not only did the remodel freshen up the home, it enhanced the neighborhood with it’s proximity to top Pleasanton schools, the aquatic center, parks, and Historic Downtown.

If this is something you are interested in, contact us. We would love to chat with you on how to get top dollar for your home!

Here’s a video of the beginning of the remodel:

After Vista Construction wrapped up,  we coordinated house cleaners, window washers, and one of our go-to stagers, Time 4 Order, to bring the project to completion and present the finished product to potential buyers.

Here are the before and after photos:

Living Room
Dining Room
Kitchen
Family Room
Master Bedroom
Master Bathroom

For more photos, check out our virtual tour!

If you are interested in selling your home, contact us. We know how to get top dollar for our clients!

Pleasanton is a wonderful place to live!

Marketing and selling high-end Luxury Homes in the Tri Valley is what we do best, but on this real estate journey, it’s all about the people we meet on the way, connecting them to each other and the places they call HOME.

1673 Orvieto Court, Ruby Hill

Gorgeous French Country Estate!

Gorgeous French Country Estate Home at prestigious gated Ruby Hill golf course community with Jack Nicklaus designed course. Tucked away on 1/2 acre lot at the end of the court, boasting a very desirable floor plan with primarily main level living.

Grand Formal Entry opens to Formal Living Room with oversized windows and elegant Formal Dining Room with dramatic chandelier. Open Kitchen/Family Room features granite counters, stainless steel appliances, oversized island, walk-in pantry, wet bar and two-way fireplace. Spacious main level Master Bedroom with sitting area and three-way gas fireplace plus luxury Bath with his and hers vanities, soaking tub, and walk-in closets. Two additional main level Bedrooms share Jack and Jill Bath with tub/shower combination. Executive office with Brazilian cherry hardwood flooring and custom cabinetry. Main level Laundry Room with sink and cabinet storage. Second level features extra large Bonus Room, two Bedrooms share full Bath with stall shower, and balcony with views. Crown molding, recessed lighting, built in speakers, neutral paint, and much more. Fenced Backyard with built-in BBQ and plenty of room for a pool. Three stall garage with circular drive and gated side yard. Resort style HOA amenities. Top Pleasanton schools, proximity to Historic Downtown, award winning Livermore Valley Wine Country, ACE Train and TECH Buses.

Contact us for more information.

Pleasanton is a wonderful place to live!

Marketing and selling high-end Luxury Homes in the Tri Valley is what we do best, but on this real estate journey, it’s all about the people we meet on the way, connecting them to each other and the places they call HOME.

1519 Loganberry Way, Pleasanton

Newly remodeled and so beautiful!

Ideally located single story in popular Pleasanton Valley neighborhood within walking distance to all 3 levels of school, aquatic center, parks, and Historic Downtown. Very desirable expanded Country model floor plan features eat-in Kitchen with new stainless steel appliances and granite counter tops, Family Room with fireplace and window seat, Formal Living Room and Dining Rooms, and spacious Master Bedroom Suite with Bonus Area, Backyard access, and newly updated Bath. 4 additional comfortably sized Bedrooms share two full updated Baths with new granite counters, sinks, and fixtures. Additional new features include flooring throughout, neutral interior paint with re-textured walls and ceilings, baseboards, new front exterior paint, and new front landscaping. Skylights, recessed lighting, newer roof and AC unit. Fenced Backyard includes brick patio and raised deck. No HOA dues. Top Pleasanton schools, proximity to major commuter corridors, ACE Train, BART, and TECH Buses.

Contact us for more information.

Pleasanton is a wonderful place to live!

Marketing and selling high-end Luxury Homes in the Tri Valley is what we do best, but on this real estate journey, it’s all about the people we meet on the way, connecting them to each other and the places they call HOME.