Another Sunset Park Listing

I recently sold 1924 Pomar in this complex.  Up until this time the market was lagging and the few sales were closing in the low to mid $300,000.  As Spring sprung, inventory was extremely tight and Pomar had 9 offers and closed for $420,000 the winning bid removed their appraisal contingency.  With prices on the upswing, Sunset Park has seen a handful of new listings and prices continue to rise (although as more hit the market I am sensing some stabilization).

Please stop by for my Twilight Open April 18th for Wine & Cheese from 5-7 pm or Sat. 2-4 pm & Sun 1-4 pm Open Houses

Close to shopping, Iron Horse Trail, Heather Farms Park, Freeway access & Bart!!!

Updated Kitchen

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Cozy Dining Area

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Bright & Sunny Patio

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165 Twin Peaks for Lease

This house is for rent, offered at $9,950 per month.  Ideal for the A’s baseball player or Oakland Raider football player!

It includes a 4 car garage, 6127 sq. ft. 5 bedrooms & 4.5 baths overlooking Walnut Creek and amazing views of Mt. Diablo, especially from the infinity pool.  For those of you who live in the neighborhood, this home during construction burned down twice within two years.  I will never forget waking to noises at 5:30 am on a Saturday morning in July day of a Dewing Park swim meet.  Embers were floating down the hill onto roof tops and everyone was out watching and watering down their roof tops.  A year later appx. the same weekend, it was torched again.  The Police never found the arsonist, however once it was completed, it was left alone.

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Second Saturday Spotlight – Walnut Creek Library Review

Here are the highlights of the first Second Saturday Spotlight at the Walnut Creek Library.  If you missed it, join us for the next one at the Lesher Center for the Arts on February 9th for the “State of the City”  – here is the link…  http://www.walnut-creek.org/thingstodo/second_saturday_spotlight/default.asp

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The Librarian gave us a tour of the Lincoln Exhibit, it is the 150th anniversary of the Civil War.

People gathering for the tour on a very early Saturday morning before the Library even opened.

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A welcome and overview by the Mayor Cindy SilvaIMG_0254

Attention to detail – a chair with our city logo.

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Second Saturday Spotlight

Each month, on the Second Saturday Spotlight will “shine” on a new subject for Walnut Creek. From  9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. will include hands-on demonstrations and guided tours in and around our city.

If you liked the movie Lincoln and want to learn more about our 16th President, then check out the first Spotlight event this Saturday January 12 for  “Walnut Creek Library’s Inside Story” with a docent tour of the national touring Lincoln Exhibit.  I will be volunteering at the event and hope to see you.  Doors open @ 8:45 am.

FUTURE SPOTLIGHTS:

  • February 9: State of the City address at Lesher Center for the Arts
  • March 9: “Keeping things running smoothly” — behind the scenes at the Public Services Maintenance Corp Yard
  • April 13: Walnut Creek’s legacy of Open Space, led by the Walnut Creek Open Space Foundation

I will update the remaining year in a future blog, these are fun ways to learn more about your community and what a great place Walnut Creek is to live.  Here is the link for registration and more information.

http://www.walnut-creek.org/spotlight