Recent Real Estate Headlines

Friday, August 26, 2016

Sales at a glance: Sales volume slow as Mountain View leads tally with 18 sold

Mountain View real estate lead the pack with 18 homes sold for between $625,000 and $2.2 million, according to this week's column.

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Home Sales: Palo Alto home tops $11 million

A 1918 home in Palo Alto was sold for $11 million, according to stats from this week's home sales column.

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Rent Watch: Room for rent

My parents recently retired and live on a fixed income. They want to keep living in their home of 30 years. One idea they have is to rent out a room in their home to defray some of their living costs. They indicated they don't want to get "too formal" about the arrangement. Do you have any suggestions?

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Home Front

This week's column has information on home remodel class, a guided walk in Filoli's gardens, how to cook with citrus and more.

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Feeling the squeeze

It isn't marked on Google Maps, and its size is not extraordinary, but the Mayfield neighborhood is a busy and vibrant hub in Palo Alto.

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Friday, August 19, 2016

Home sales: Home sales slow with late summer

Highest home sale in Palo Alto and Menlo Park in this week's column sold for close to $5 million. Read on for the details.

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Sales at a glance: Palo Alto, Menlo Park highs skim $5 million

Top home sales in Palo Alto and Menlo Park skim $5 million, according to this week's column.

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A quick fix for your bathroom

Even if you can't afford the time and expense of a complete bathroom renovation, you can still make dramatic changes without moving a wall or replacing a sink. Here are a few easy-to-do ideas for increasing the function and beauty of your bath.

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Home Front

This week's column has information on local gardening workshops and on Gamble Garden's fresh luncheons, as well as fire safety tips.

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Uniquely made

There comes a point after you choose what you like from the Crate & Barrel or Restoration Hardware catalog, you want to make sure there is something in your home decor that no one else has. You may have to look no further than the the artistic furnishings being offered at the Palo Alto Festival of the Arts.

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