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7 Tips for Buying Your First Home

By Bryan Hurlbut | Jan 7, 2019

Entrepreneurs, you know that cash flow is key to your business and peace of mind. Positive cash flow, that is. The same principle applies to your personal budget; every purchase you make affects your available resources. While homeownership took a dent in the last recession, it remains the American dream for many. But becoming a homeowner comes […]

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Tax Tips for Homeowners

By Bryan Hurlbut | Jan 7, 2019

As winter draws to a close, we are reminded that tax time is just around the corner. Those of us who own our own homes are fortunate enough to have many tax deductions and advantageous strategies available to us. I have some solid advice below, but be prudent and check these out with your tax […]

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Sold 215 Round House Pl, Clayton

By Bryan Hurlbut | Jan 7, 2019

Listed for $599,000 Pending in less then a week! Additional Photos: Virtual Tour Beautifully updated three bedroom, two and half bath duet locatedon a quiet court in coveted Oakhurst Country Club. This spacious1,939 square foot duet features abundant natural light, soaringceilings, wood floors, an island kitchen, a two-way fireplace and abackyard perfect for entertaining. • Appealing island […]

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SOLD 1267 Honey Trail, Walnut Creek

By Bryan Hurlbut | Jan 7, 2019

Offered at $489,000 Sold for $510,000 Additional Photos: Virtual Tour Beautifully updated two bedroom condo located close to great shopping, restaurants, freeway access and BART. This condo features amazing Australian Cypress wood floors, updated kitchen with plenty of natural light, large bedrooms and a patio area great for entertaining. * Spacious family room with beautiful […]

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SOLD 1427 Los Vecinos, Walnut Creek

By Bryan Hurlbut | Jan 7, 2019

Offered at $639,000 Sold for $655,000 Additional Photos: Virtual Tour Immaculately maintained and beautifully updated single story two bedroom, two bathroom townhouse located close to great shopping, restaurants, park and trails. This townhouse features remodeled kitchen and bathrooms, with an abundance of natural light. * Large family room with recessed lighting, gas fireplace and large patio […]

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SOLD 1517 El Sombro, Lafayette

By Bryan Hurlbut | Jan 7, 2019

Offered at $999,999 Sold for $1,350,000 Additional Photos: Virtual Tour Amazing opportunity to own in Lafayette! This approximately 2,509 square foot, mid-century modern, single story home offers four bedrooms, two bathrooms and two large entertaining areas. An abundance of custom windows allow for natural light throughout the home. Located on a private cul-de-sac this home sits […]

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The Colors That Help (and Hurt) Your Home’s Selling Potential

By Bryan Hurlbut | Jan 7, 2019

When decorating a home it’s easy to appeal to your own personal taste: A kitchen painted your favorite shade of red, or a brightly colored statement chair in your living room, can instantly make a new house feel like home. But, if you’re ever planning to sell your home, you should know how your color choices now will […]

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Putting Your House on the Market When it Benefits You the Most

By Bryan Hurlbut | Jan 7, 2019

Spring has officially sprung, but the spring housing market started about a month ago, according to most real estate agents. With the supply of homes for sale not even close to demand, competition has been fierce, and that is changing the rules of the real estate road. Yes, it’s a seller’s market, but not all […]

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SOLD 1801 Countrywood Ct, Walnut Creek

By Bryan Hurlbut | Jan 7, 2019

Offered at: $609,000 Sold for $609,000 Additional Photos: Virtual Tour Impeccably maintained three bedroom, two and a half bathroom end unit townhouse in the beautiful Countrywood community. Located close to great shopping, restaurants, freeway access and BART. This lovely home features wood floors, an updated kitchen, a large master suite with modernized bathroom and a great […]

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