Mountain View, 2700 Pavo Lane - Sold for $ 3,105,000

Mountain View, 2700 Pavo Lane – Sold for $ 3,105,000

We were excited to have represented the seller in the sale of this gorgeous home, located within the Waverly Park neighborhood of Mountain View.  The open houses were attended in great number by visitors who simply came to take a look at what was the model home for the Enclave at Waverly Park community. Stay tuned, we have more interesting properties coming.

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Los Altos | 2012 Louise Lane

Los Altos | 2012 Louise Lane – Sold For $ 2,900,000

We were pleased to assist the sellers in the sale of this quintessential South Los Altos ranch home, which is set well back from the street. 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 being only a few short blocks from the Homestead Crossing Center, with its coffee houses, restaurants, banking, grocery store, service station and much more.  While essentially isolated from traffic, this home still enjoys quick access to highway 280, with a connection to highway 85.

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Mountain View, 2700 Pavo Lane | Just Listed

Mountain View, 2700 Pavo Lane – $ 3,295,000

Constructed in 2011 by Summerhill Homes, this attractive property was originally released as the model home for the Enclave at Waverly Park community in Mountain View and is adorned with ultra-premium finishes and options, in fact, the extensive technology in this home requires a two-page exhibit.

The floor plan centers around a large great room that exceeds 900 square feet of living area. The kitchen, with its large granite topped island, faces the main living space and is ideal for day to day living, as well as entertaining. The kitchen is equipped with a full suite of Viking appliances, including a 48” refrigerator, gas cooktop with pro hood, dual oven, dishwasher, wine refrigerator and warming drawer.  The kitchen also abuts a spacious nook with built in cabinetry, which would be ideal as a tv room, home office, or study area.

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Los Altos, 25620 Frampton Court - Sold For $6,000,000

Los Altos Hills, 25620 Frampton Court – Sold For $6,000,000

We were excited to have represented the seller in the sale of this beautiful gated Los Altos Hills estate.  The open houses were attended in great number by visitors who simply came to take a look at the beautiful gardens, which were inspired by Butchart Gardens in British Columbia, Canada. Stay tuned, we have more interesting properties coming on the horizon.

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San Carlos, 525 Vista Avenue

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, professional services and much more.  Enjoy the stroll to the farmer’s market without ever having to get in the car.  The San Carlos Caltrain Station provides great access up and down the Peninsula for those commuting to San Francisco or into Silicon Valley.

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Los Altos Hills | 25620 Frampton Court - $500K Price Reduction

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 Country Club, schools, markets, with excellent freeway access.

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Compass Acquires Alain Pinel Realtors

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 Pinel Realtors, Compass will have approximately 10,000 real estate agents under its flag nationwide.

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Los Altos | 2012 Louise Lane

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 being only a few short blocks from the Homestead Crossing Center, with its coffee houses, restaurants, banking, grocery store, service station and much more.  While essentially isolated from traffic, this home still enjoys quick access to highway 280, with a connection to highway 85.

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Hygge Home | Los Altos - Los Altos Hills Living

Hygge Home | Los Altos – Los Altos Hills Living

Over the past few years there has been a lot of buzz about Hygge (pronounced hoo-ga), but really, what is it? After researching the topic, I’ve come to realize that Hygee is not just a word, but an esoteric feeling of coziness, lifestyle or even frame of mind.  Hygee is not a product or service that one can simply buy from a store, so coming to terms with its relevance and application is going to take a little work.

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10 Silicon Valley Retirement Community Options

Silicon Valley Retirement Communities

As real estate agents, with Alain Pinel Realtors in Los Altos, CA, we are often involved in a wide range of matters that transcend the sale of our client’s home, including at times, the transition to Senior Living Communities.  Having worked with many seniors in selling their residence, we are often party to the coordination challenges associated with a relocation to Retirement Communities, Assisted Living, Senior Housing, Nursing Homes and Independent Senior Living communities here in Silicon Valley.

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