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100 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in the Bay Area 2014

Exciting, but not surprising news about the rise of Pacific Union International to #55 on the list.  I love working at this company! No. 55: Pacific Union Mark McLaughlin, CEOThe San Francisco real estate brokerage grew 140.8 percent from 2011 to … Continue reading

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Marin County – Quarterly Real Estate Report – Q3 2014

Marin County: Q3 Results Third-quarter real estate activity in Pacific Union’s Marin County region was a study in contrasts. July and August were exceptionally slow, but after Labor Day, the market caught fire as vacationing Bay Area residents returned home … Continue reading

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10 Luxury Homes With Slashed Prices

Interesting article from Forbes Magazine about home prices in Belvedere. A definite read for all Marin County residences. By: Erin Carlyle  Home prices are rising across the nation. According to the latest data available from S&P/Case-Shiller, April sales prices across 20 … Continue reading

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Two S.F. restaurants join world’s best, elevated to three Michelin stars

The 2015 Michelin Guide to restaurants made superstars of two more San Francisco fine-dining establishments, elevating Saison and Benu to three stars. The Bay Area and Wine Country now have four restaurants with three stars: The French Laundry, The Restaurant … Continue reading

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The 21 Best Dive Bars in America – 2014

I was pleasantly surprised to see our local Silver Peso in Larkspur made the list for top 21 Best Dive Bars in America! http://www.thrillist.com/drink/nation/the-21-best-dive-bars-in-america

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New York penthouse sells for a record $90 million

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — An unnamed buyer paid more than $90 million for a Midtown Manhattan penthouse, the highest price ever paid for a New York apartment, according to the building’s developer. The seller, the Extell Development Co., had been … Continue reading

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A Love Letter to the Marin Headlands

Amazing Video!! http://vimeo.com/102428515

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Bay Area boasts top counties in California

The “best county” in California is Marin, according to real-estate site Movoto. Of course “best” is a very subjective term, but Movoto used 2010 Census data on unemployment rankings, percent of families below the poverty line, average commute time (the lower the … Continue reading

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16 hikes you must do in Marin County

While we’re pretty much convinced you can’t go wrong with when it comes to hiking in Marin, there are some areas you undoubtedly must visit at least once. Considering Marin’s seemingly endless selection of open space and trails, creating a list … Continue reading

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Real Estate Report Ranks Marin as No. 1 – Called best place to live; leaders seek improvements

By: Janis Mara Marin leaders rejoiced at the news that the county was judged California’s best to live in, while remaining mindful that there is still room for improvement. Movoto, a real estate website, Friday released a report naming Marin … Continue reading

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