Entries by Rick Bell

San Carlos, 525 Vista Avenue

This attractive property is ideally situated on a large mid-block parcel, with unobstructed panoramic views and located only a short distance from the vibrant San Carlos downtown.  A rear yard gate opens to Sycamore Avenue, effectively shortening the distance to the downtown with its wide range of amenities, including; restaurants, coffee houses, banks, home stores, […]

Los Altos Hills | 25620 Frampton Court – $ 882,500 Price Reduction

$882,500 PRICE REDUCTION – We have just reduced the price of this remarkable Los Altos Hills estate by $882,500 from $6,880,000 (original list price) to $5,997,500. Located on a private court, this gated estate, with its magnificent grounds, offers privacy, while still being close to everything, including downtown Los Altos, the Los Altos Golf and […]

Compass Acquires Alain Pinel Realtors

Over the past couple of weeks, we have been busy attending meetings pertaining to the Compass acquisition of Alain Pinel Realtors.  Compass is a privately held American real estate technology company that was founded in 2012, is headquartered in New York City and has a market cap of approximately $4.4B.  With the acquisition of Alain […]

Los Altos | 2012 Louise Lane

A quintessential South Los Altos ranch home, our new listing at 2012 Louise Lane rests mid block and is set well back from the street offering welcome privacy. Located on a wide quiet loop, the character of this Los Altos neighborhood is established through abundant mature oak and deodar cedar trees. Enjoy the day-to-day convenience of […]

Los Altos | 1 W. Edith, Unit B114 | Sold For $ 1.395M

We were pleased to represent the buyer of this attractive 2 bedroom condominium, which is located within the Los Altos Parc Regent complex, directly across the street from downtown Los Altos and adjacent to the DeMartini’s Orchard Market. This senior community is limited to residents that are 55 years of age and greater and includes […]

So What’s Going on Within the Santa Clara County Real Estate Market?

The single family home real estate market within Santa Clara County remained inventory constrained throughout 2018, although, there was a moderate leveling or cooling beginning in the Spring and continuing through the balance of the year.  We have considered several metrics within this presentation, including changes in Days on Market, Months of Standing Inventory and […]

Portola Valley | 16 Buck Meadow Drive – Sold For $6.26M

This attractive Tuscan Villa is situated on apx 2.75 acres of land within the Blue Oaks subdivision of Portola Valley. Located just off Los Trancos Road and at the end of a private road, this 16 year-old estate enjoys privacy amongst a grotto of majestic oak trees and is surrounded by 285 acres of open […]