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Best Rockridge Oakland Restaurants & Food Shops on …

Best Rockridge Oakland Restaurants & Food Shops on …

An Airbnb guest asked me what restaurants I recommend in Rockridge that are in walking distance from my …

How to Age in Place While Selling Your …

How to Age in Place While Selling Your …

Building ADUs on a property with a single-family home or multi-family building has become the most popular way …

Nature Murals Painted on Houses in Berkeley and …

Nature Murals Painted on Houses in Berkeley and …

Murals on walls inside houses has been a time-honored tradition through the ages. In Berkeley, the murals adorning …

2023 Home Decor Trend is the Opposite of …

2023 Home Decor Trend is the Opposite of …

Who doesn't love a trend report? It's so much fun seeing what materials, colors, textures, and decorating styles …

99 Most Expensive Houses Sold in Alameda County

99 Most Expensive Houses Sold in Alameda County

Feast your eyes on the 99 most expensive houses sold in Alameda County...from Piedmont to Pleasanton and beyond. …

Better Than a Termite Report - Follow the …

Better Than a Termite Report - Follow the …

True confessions: I never had extermination done after buying my house years ago. After all, no termites were …

3 Home Buying Tips For Future Savings

3 Home Buying Tips For Future Savings

Beyond home insurance, there are a few things to ponder before embarking on home ownership. Here are 3 …

5 Oakland & Piedmont Family Friendly Holiday Events …

5 Oakland & Piedmont Family Friendly Holiday Events …

Holiday lights and cheer are ablaze this 2022 holiday season in Oakland, Piedmont, and nearby towns. Here are …

Audit Your House Feng Shui Before Staging and …

Audit Your House Feng Shui Before Staging and …

There is no shortage of explanations for why houses are sitting on the market and not selling in …