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William T. Booker, CA DRE #01433867Phone: (510) 684-1110
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Posted on 04/12/2021
Alameda, CA Real Estate Market Update 4/12/2021
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Posted on 04/12/2021
Tax Liens 101: The Basics
Photo by Gerd Altmann via Pixabay There are many fees and costs you’ll encounter as a homeowner. From closing costs that are due when first purchasing your home to your mortgage payment and property taxes, keeping up with these expenses is essential. But if you’re a homeowner that didn’t pay your property taxes, you’re at risk of losing...
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Posted on 04/07/2021
Another Property Sold - 14016 Outrigger Dr, San Leandro, CA 94577
This 2 bedroom, 2.5 bath townhome offers space for relaxing and entertaining in the lovely gated community of Seagate. The property features a private deck and patio along with access to a full range of amenities. The open kitchen is bright and cheerful. Beautiful tile floors lead to the dining area, which steps down into a spacious, inviting living room with a fireplace, and sliding glass doors leading onto a private patio overlooking the lush landscaped grounds. A storage closet and stylish half bath complete the lower floor. Upstairs, 2 generous bedrooms including a spacious owner's suite, laundry closet and full bath. Enjoy access to...
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Posted on 04/05/2021
Should you Choose an HOA?
Image by StockSnap from Pixabay In many communities, homeowner’s associations, or HOAs, provide services to residents of the neighborhood. In fact, as many as 26 million homes are under the guidance of an HOA across the country. These community organizations can help ensure the neighborhood’s homes stay in good repair, residents treat each other respectfully, and agreed-upon rules...
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Posted on 03/29/2021
New Construction Delays: What's Normal, What's Excessive
Photo by Tima Miroshnichenko from Pexels A construction crew has to deal with a lot of issues when they're on the job. No matter how careful the preparation is, it's impossible to expect that everything will go exactly as planned. That being said, there are plenty of "professionals" in the market who may try to take advantage of...
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Posted on 03/27/2021
San Francisco, CA Real Estate Market Update 3/27/2021
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Posted on 03/22/2021
Buying a Luxury Home During a Seller's Market
Image by Muntzir Mehdi from Pixabay A seller's market poses a challenge for any buyer - when there are more buyers competing for homes than there are homes in market, you have to be ready to move swiftly when you find a home you like. Since the inventory of luxury homes is usually small when compared with more...
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Posted on 03/15/2021
Small Improvement Projects to Complete Before Listing Your Home
Image by ErikaWittlieb from Pixabay Preparing to list your home is a process, that when done correctly, can help you to achieve the best possible price as well as aid you in selling your home more quickly. Before you sell your home, there are a few small home improvement projects that you will want to have completed before...
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Posted on 03/12/2021
Alameda, CA Real Estate Market Update 3/12/2021
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Posted on 03/08/2021
Why Debt to Income Ratios Matter
Image by Mimzy from Pixabay As you start your journey to home ownership, one of the terms you may hear from your mortgage lender is debt to income ratio. Many people have never heard this term before, but it is an important aspect of obtaining a mortgage. Your mortgage lender wants to make sure you are not going...
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Posted on 03/06/2021
Another Property Sold - 1150 Arlington Blvd, El Cerrito, CA 94530
This all brick 1966 Colonial jewel box graciously sits back from the Arlington in one of El Cerrito’s best locations. Designed by noted architect G. Torvick this 7 bedroom, 4 bath home has classic architectural details with seamless transitions that embrace natural light into every space. Every room generously-sized sets the tone for this grand home. Main level features grand entry, formal living and dining rooms, study, family or movie room, powder room, and stunning open-plan kitchen with endless possibilities. Sit & enjoy breathtaking Bay views atop the Belvedere. The backyard offers a level -in sparkling pool with cabana. Just...
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Posted on 03/02/2021
Video Tour - 14016 Outrigger Dr, San Leandro, CA 94577
This 2 bedroom, 2.5 bath townhome offers space for relaxing and entertaining in the lovely gated community of Seagate. The property features a private deck and patio along with access to a full range of amenities. The open kitchen is bright and cheerful. Beautiful tile floors lead to the dining area, which steps down into a spacious, inviting living room with a fireplace, and sliding glass doors leading onto a private patio overlooking the lush landscaped grounds. A storage closet and stylish half bath complete the lower floor. Upstairs, 2 generous bedrooms including a spacious owner's suite, laundry closet and full bath. Enjoy access to...
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