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Marilyn Garcia, PhD
Broker Associate, Realtor®
CA DRE LICENSE #01355514

The Grubb Company
1656 Shattuck Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94709

Direct:
(510) 390-5406

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“Marilyn is exceptional. Her knowledge base, enthusiasm for her job, professional ethics, organization, sensitivity to our aesthetic requirements, loyalty and gentle perseverance set her apart.”

— Bill and Carol Seidel

Your Real Estate Expert for Berkeley and Beyond

  • Exceptional Market Knowledge
  • Analytical, Strategic, Creative
  • Honest, Adept, Direct

Real Estate News: The Berkeley Report

THE OUTLOOK: North Berkeley, Winter 2019-2020 wrap-up

Let’s start with a look back over the previous year in North Berkeley real estate, and then take a quick look forward. Over the course of 2019, there were 89 active listings in North Berkeley, and 81 properties sold.  Both of these numbers are down from the previous year, when [...]

THE OUTLOOK: Berkeley Hills, Winter 2019-20 wrap-up

In Berkeley hills, there were 195 active listings over the course of 2019, and 161 properties sold.  81% of the sales were for more than list price, with multiple buyers interested in most properties, and sale price averaged 20% above list price for those properties that went over. The median [...]

REAL ESTATE ANSWERS: Why should you pull a permit for work done on your home?

Why should you consider pulling a permit for work done on your home? The #1 reason you should get a permit if you’re having work done on your home that requires it is the obvious one: it’s required by law, and you can have problems with the City if they [...]

Home Loans, Interest rates, and Real Estate Newsletters

HOME LOANS AND INTEREST RATES x Interest rates on home loans have been very low lately!   If your interest rate is close to, or above, 4%, it could be worth your while to contact your favorite loan person and see if you could benefit from refinancing your loan. x   (See [...]

March 14th, 2020|Categories: Berkeley, Data, General Interest, Resources|Tags: , , , |

SALES, Berkeley Hills, Winter 2019-2020

Click to see details and photos of properties sold in the Berkeley Hills, 12/1/2019 - 2/29/2020. Note that, after you follow the link, you can click on each individual property to see photos and more details.  Click "Close" near the top to return to the list. Just above the first [...]

March 14th, 2020|Categories: Berkeley Hills, Data|Tags: , , , |

SALES, North Berkeley, Winter 2019-20

Click to see details and photos of properties sold in North Berkeley, 12/1/2019-2/29/2020. Note that, after you follow the link, you can click on each individual property to see photos and more details.  Click "Close" near the top to return to the list. Just above the first property shown in [...]

March 14th, 2020|Categories: Data, North Berkeley|Tags: , , , |

Real Estate News: The Berkeley Report

THE OUTLOOK: North Berkeley, Winter 2019-2020 wrap-up

Let’s start with a look back over the previous year in North Berkeley real estate, and then take a quick look forward. Over the course of 2019, there were 89 active listings in North Berkeley, and 81 properties sold.  Both of these numbers are down from the previous year, when [...]

THE OUTLOOK: Berkeley Hills, Winter 2019-20 wrap-up

In Berkeley hills, there were 195 active listings over the course of 2019, and 161 properties sold.  81% of the sales were for more than list price, with multiple buyers interested in most properties, and sale price averaged 20% above list price for those properties that went over. The median [...]

REAL ESTATE ANSWERS: Why should you pull a permit for work done on your home?

Why should you consider pulling a permit for work done on your home? The #1 reason you should get a permit if you’re having work done on your home that requires it is the obvious one: it’s required by law, and you can have problems with the City if they [...]

Home Loans, Interest rates, and Real Estate Newsletters

HOME LOANS AND INTEREST RATES x Interest rates on home loans have been very low lately!   If your interest rate is close to, or above, 4%, it could be worth your while to contact your favorite loan person and see if you could benefit from refinancing your loan. x   (See [...]

March 14th, 2020|Categories: Berkeley, Data, General Interest, Resources|Tags: , , , |

SALES, Berkeley Hills, Winter 2019-2020

Click to see details and photos of properties sold in the Berkeley Hills, 12/1/2019 - 2/29/2020. Note that, after you follow the link, you can click on each individual property to see photos and more details.  Click "Close" near the top to return to the list. Just above the first [...]

March 14th, 2020|Categories: Berkeley Hills, Data|Tags: , , , |

SALES, North Berkeley, Winter 2019-20

Click to see details and photos of properties sold in North Berkeley, 12/1/2019-2/29/2020. Note that, after you follow the link, you can click on each individual property to see photos and more details.  Click "Close" near the top to return to the list. Just above the first property shown in [...]

March 14th, 2020|Categories: Data, North Berkeley|Tags: , , , |

Marilyn Garcia, PhD
Broker Associate, Realtor®
CA DRE LICENSE #01355514

The Grubb Company
1656 Shattuck Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94709

Direct:
(510) 390-5406

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

“Marilyn is exceptional. Her knowledge base, enthusiasm for her job, professional ethics, organization, sensitivity to our aesthetic requirements, loyalty and gentle perseverance set her apart.”

— Bill and Carol Seidel

Your Real Estate Expert for Berkeley and Beyond

  • Exceptional Market Knowledge
  • Analytical, Strategic, Creative
  • Honest, Adept, Direct