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Marin County: 3Q Results

The frenetic pace of real estate activity in Pacific Union’s Marin County region began slowing in the third quarter, even as sales prices continued to rise. We saw more price reductions in the quarter than we’ve seen all year, and … Continue reading

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Luxury Homes That Are Better, Not Bigger

When Joanne and Bruce Montgomery built a vacation home on Washington’s Whidbey Island, they thought big: sweeping views of the Puget Sound, mahogany-framed windows, heated Brazilian teak floors and other high-end amenities. Their budget was an ample $875,000. The only … Continue reading

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Real Estate Update: House of the Year 2013: Lake Tahoe Condo Wins

I loved seeing the Wall Street Journal House of the Year in the Friday Mansion section. This year’s winner is a 4,100 square-foot condo at Fleur du Lac Estates on the West Shore of Lake Tahoe. This part of the … Continue reading

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Love Letters: Marin County

Karin Swanson is a UCLA alum and the current Ignite Good Fellow for the Huffington Post. She was born and raised in downtown Mill Valley where she treated Mt. Tam as her personal backyard playground. She now lives in Williamsburg, … Continue reading

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CALIFORNIA HOME-PRICE APPRECIATION SECOND HIGHEST IN U.S.

Home prices in the Golden State showed the second largest year-over-year gains in the county in November, according to CoreLogic’s recently released Home Price Index. California home prices, including distressed sales, increased 21.3 percent from November 2012 to November 2013, trailing … Continue reading

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Buying or Selling a Home in 2014? There’s Still Time for New Year’s Resolutions

January 3, 2014 – By: Pacific Union The year 2014 is just a few days old, so homebuyers and sellers still have time to make some practical resolutions for the new year. And remember to stick to them in the weeks … Continue reading

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Marin home prices jump 13 percent in November

By Janis Mara – Marin Independent Journal Marin’s real estate market neared a strong close for 2014 as the price of a single-family home jumped 13 percent in November, according to the Marin County Assessor’s Office. The median price for conventional … Continue reading

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Pacific Union CEO Mark A. McLaughlin Named Nation’s Top Real Estate Leader

Pacific Union CEO Mark A. McLaughlin Named Nation’s Top Real Estate Leader  San Francisco, November 11, 2013 – Mark A. McLaughlin, CEO of Pacific Union, has been named the recipient of the 2013 RISMedia Real Estate Leadership Award. McLaughlin accepted … Continue reading

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EXCLUSIVE BROKER’S OPEN THIS THURSDAY! 38 Fernhill Avenue, Ross

EXCLUSIVE BROKER’S OPEN THIS THURSDAY! 38 Fernhill Avenue, Ross Please Join Us!  Broker’s Open: Thursday, October 3rd, 2013 from 11am-2pm This will be the FINAL Broker’s Open. Please bring or send your clients.  **Seller is motivated**  Exclusively Offered at $7,900,000 www.38FernhillAvenue.com Beautifully sited on … Continue reading

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Luxury Home Buyers Changing Ways

Goodbye bling, hello quality and value. That’s the new approach luxury home buyers are adopting in the San Francisco Bay Area, according to Alf Nucifora, chairman and founder of the Luxury Marketing Council of San Francisco.He says lessons learned from … Continue reading

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