JUST LISTED! 2057 Magnolia Way, Walnut Creek

2057 Magnolia Way, Walnut Creek

6 beds | 5 baths | 5,089 sq ft | .47 acres

Listed For : 2,450,000

Gorgeous Mediterranean oasis hidden right in the heart of the coveted Parkmead neighborhood. Enter through the private gates onto a paver driveway lined with palm trees and stately, lush landscaping. Stepping in one is immersed into a grand entry with a spiral staircase, beautiful arched doorways and solid Oak hardwood floors to complete this villa style home. The great room offers an open concept family room with a fireplace and French doors leading to the kitchen.  The updated kitchen includes Quartz countertops, large center island with seating, double ovens, built-in microwave, gas cooktop, paneled fridge, and a walk-in pantry. Continue on to the formal dining room and living room with expansive windows for sweeping views and effortless space to entertain. Two downstairs guest rooms offer flexible space for an office as well as a private retreat for guests with an attached bathroom and private patio. Upstairs features the oversized owner’s suite with breathtaking views, walk-in closet and fireplace. The ensuite bathroom boasts dual sinks, large jet tub, incredible intricately tiled walk-in shower and separate steam room. Three additional spacious guest rooms upstairs, one with an attached bath, with wood closet doors, carpet and large landing area for additional living space. A spacious upstairs laundry room with built cabinetry offers ample storage and functionality. Retreat to the stunning terraced backyard that has it all; a patio area for seating, Trex decking wrapping around the home complete with a custom hot tub and views of the hills, lawn area for play, and built-in vegetable beds and fruit trees offering a bounty of opportunity.  Three car garages with newly refinished, solid wood doors complete this incredible home. 





Posted on October 9, 2020 at 7:43 pm
Alan Marks | Posted in Uncategorized |

JUST LISTED! 5032 Saint Garrett Ct, Concord

5032 Saint Garrett Ct, Concord

3 beds | 2 baths | 1,697 sq ft | .12 acres

Listed For: $724,000

Beautiful single-story ranch home located on quiet court in highly desired Garaventa Oaks. Wonderful curb appeal carries into the home as you enter through a double door entrance giving way to the living room/ dining great room with vaulted ceilings and large windows allowing for an abundance of natural light. The updated kitchen, with an open concept attached family room, features granite countertops, white cabinetry, double oven, and stainless steel appliances. The oversized family room has vaulted ceilings, floor to ceiling brick fireplace and sliding glass door with access to backyard. The owners suite includes vaulted ceiling and attached bath boasting dual sink vanity, stall shower with white tile and granite countertops. Additional guest bedrooms offer quaint space for guests and large closets with a hallway guest bath offering shower over tub and granite countertops. Additional laundry room with built in cabinetry and access to the garage. The low maintenance backyard is a perfect space for entertaining with an oversized patio, pergola covered seating area and large storage shed. Located close to shopping, restaurants, and parks.

Posted on October 9, 2020 at 5:18 pm
Alan Marks | Posted in Uncategorized |

PENDING! 16 Rima Ct. Danville

16 Rima Ct, Danville

5 beds | 4.5 baths | .32 acres 

Listed For: $1,989,000

Beautiful Danville home located in the highly desirable Hidden Valley neighborhood.  Striking architecture, including soaring ceilings and a sweeping staircase with a wrought iron railing, create a dramatic entrance into this 5+ bedroom home.  Formal living room with two-way gas fireplace and an adjacent dining room with expansive windows and French doors leading to the backyard create an elegant and open area for entertaining. The chef’s kitchen includes an oversized center island with seating, large pantry glass inlay cabinetry, double ovens, 48’ range top, SubZero refrigerator and informal dining area. The kitchen opens to the family room with access leading to the backyard for an effortless flow from the indoors out. The landing at the top of the main staircase offers breathtaking views of the hills and a favorite spot for a moment to take in the beauty of the landscape before entering the large owner’s suite. The private bedroom offers a tranquil space including a gas fireplace, large walk-in closet and spacious attached bathroom with stall shower, tile floors and jetted tub. Also included upstairs are 3 guest rooms; two well-sized rooms share a “jack and Jill” bathroom while the third bedroom features an en-suite bathroom and walk-in closet, as well as a flexible use room ideal for a nursery, office or gym. The main level offers an additional bedroom, ideal for out of town guests, with an attached bathroom with direct access to the yard. The backyard oasis includes a glistening pool, hot tub, sport court, garden beds, lawn, play structure and covered patio all backing to open space for a truly private retreat. Additional features include engineered hardwood floors, indoor/outdoor sound system, main level half bathroom, three car garage, designer paint and more. Wonderful neighborhood location on a quiet street close to schools and downtown.

Posted on October 1, 2020 at 6:50 pm
Alan Marks | Posted in Uncategorized |

JUST LISTED! 2634 Jones Rd #B, Walnut Creek

2634 Jones Rd #B, Walnut Creek

2 beds | 2.5 baths | 1,216 sq ft 

Listed For: $589,000

Beautiful townhouse style condo located in the highly sought-after Carriage Square neighborhood, located close to BART, great restaurants and shopping. Light and airy floor plan offers open living with great flow. Kitchen features white cabinetry, granite counters, stainless steel appliances, plenty of counter and cabinet space and window overlooking complex. Dining area opens to living room including wood floors recessed lighting and tile hearth fireplace. Dual master suites on upper level both containing vaulted ceilings, mirrored closet doors and en-suite bathrooms with shower over tub. Living room sliding door leads to the large private patio that is a great space for entertaining with no rear neighbors, additional storage and wooded views. Conveniently located close to the community pool. HOA pays for water and trash as well.

Posted on September 22, 2020 at 8:51 pm
Alan Marks | Posted in Uncategorized |

JUST LISTED! 1640 Cervato Cir, Alamo

1640 Cervato Cir, Alamo

4 beds | 5 baths | 4,134 sq ft 

Listed For: $2,299,000

Truly one of a kind opportunity to own the hidden gem of West Alamo!  Incredible (10 year old) private home with breath taking views of Mount Diablo, gated driveway offering extreme privacy, and a Napa Valley worthy wine cave. Meander your way through this light filled floor plan, views on every floor and one-of-a-kind touches throughout. The chef’s kitchen features a center prep island, breakfast bar, Wolf range stove with double ovens and pot filler, custom knotty alder cabinetry and heated floors. Adjoining informal dining area with grand windows and Marvin sliding glass doors. Large owners suite with soaring vaulted ceilings, French doors leading to private balcony and sweeping views create a luxurious suite with an adjoining bathroom highlighted by dual sinks, heated floors and hydrotherapy tub. Additional guest bedrooms offer gorgeous views and adjoining bathrooms, one featuring a steam and chromotherapy shower. Downstairs bonus room offers flexible space perfect for a home office, playroom or home gym. The custom wine cave is truly a show stopping space; carved into the side of hill for ideal temperature control it houses a large seating area with a redwood tasting bar, tailor made redwood and walnut wine storage and a separate home theater with 7.1 surround sound. Walking distance to Iron Horse Trail. Owned solar. 

Posted on September 22, 2020 at 8:51 pm
Alan Marks | Posted in Uncategorized |

PENDING! 3954 El Nido Ranch Rd, Lafayette

3954 El Nido Ranch Rd, Lafayette

4 beds | 3.5 baths | 3,459 sq ft

Listed For: 2,149,000

Elegantly updated modern ranch home offering ideal space for day-today living, effortless entertaining, and enjoying the beauty of Lafayette.  The open, single level u-shaped floor plan surrounding the backyard epitomizes the Spanish meaning of el nido, translating to “the nest.” A formal entryway highlighted by a Moooi pendant string light, soaring ceilings, and tile inlay leads to the formal living and dining area complete with a wood burning fireplace. The chef’s kitchen and great room is the heart of the home boasting a large center island, built-in breakfast nook and gas burning fireplace. The gourmet kitchen includes custom cabinetry, 48” Wold range, Miele double ovens including steam oven and SubZero paneled fridge, freezer drawers, beverage fridge and wine cooler. This four-bedroom home features a large owners suite with views into the backyard, a stunning attached bathroom featuring dual sinks, teak wood-feature wall, Kallista jet tub and gorgeous marble floors. Two generously sized additional guest rooms on the East wing of the home boast large closets and a remodeled hallway bathroom with luxury finishes, shower over tub and designer lighting. Additional bedroom, plus bonus room, and attached bathroom offers flexible space for an office, in-law area, or possible fifth bedroom. The expansive backyard features a large patio courtyard area, glistening pool, deck area for additional seating and multi-use sport court. Lush landscaping includes a majestic persimmon tree, cherry, avocado and fig trees and garden beds for future farmers.  Not to be missed is the private walkway leading to Tilden Lane, a quaint street great for scooting, bike riding and neighborhood comradery. A finished garage features vinyl floors and ceiling fans create a comfortable space while the 220V outlet is a perfect home for EV charging. Additional features include but aren’t limited to imported French Oak floors, Ipe wood front fence, paver driveway, audio system speakers interior and exterior, wireless mesh network throughout home ideal for work/ school from home.

Posted on September 16, 2020 at 9:40 pm
Alan Marks | Posted in Uncategorized |

PENDING! 2541 Pine St. Martinez

2541 Pine St. Martinez

3 beds | 2.5 baths | 1.645 sq ft 

Listed For: $730,000

Charming three bedroom, two and half bathroom home with vaulted ceilings, open floorplan, and convenient location. Grand entry leads to a natural light filled great room including fireplace with tile hearth and dining area with sliding glass doors ideal for indoor/ outdoor entertaining. Beautifully updated kitchen featuring dark wood cabinets, granite countertops, SS appliances and counter seating for four. The owners suite bedroom is highlighted by high ceilings, walk in closet, and attached bath with barn door, subway tile backsplash and tiled stall shower. Additional guest bedrooms offer flexible space with updated hall bath with tile floors and granite countertop. Second level offers bonus living room complete with weathered wood bar wall, guest bathroom and doors leading to the private backyard. Large, lush backyard features multiple decks, tiered planting areas, area for BBQ and oversized grass area. Other features include engineered hardwood floors and custom stair railing.


Posted on September 11, 2020 at 6:01 pm
Alan Marks | Posted in Uncategorized |

SOLD! 2650 Jones Rd #7, Walnut Creek

2650 Jones Rd #7, Walnut Creek

2 beds | 1 bath| 953 sq ft

Listed For: $450,000

You will fall in love with this exceptionally well maintained home with updates throughout. With its convenient location on the ground floor, this single story unit has the added benefit of having no steps to entry. Beautiful laminate wood floors adorn the entry and open concept kitchen, living room, dining room. The updated kitchen offers granite counters, newer stainless steel appliances and recessed lighting. Additional features include: fireplace in living room, designer light fixtures, dual pane windows, expansive master bedroom with separate vanity area with sink, central A/C and heat as well as its own private outdoor patio. Conveniently located close to the trail, park, shops, schools & minutes to downtown Walnut Creek. Additional storage behind parking area.




Posted on August 3, 2020 at 6:26 pm
Alan Marks | Posted in Uncategorized |

SOLD! 2521 Overlook Dr, Walnut Creek

2521 Overlook Dr, Walnut Creek

4 beds | 2.5 baths | 1,964 sq ft | .26 acres

Listed For: 1,164,000

Beautifully updated Walnut Creek home offering incredible views of Mount Diablo and an abundance of natural light. The mature landscaping and paver driveway create inviting curb appeal. A large front deck offers a private entrance to the home where the entry gives way to the formal dining area and living room. Solarium style windows create a treehouse feel to the stunningly remodeled kitchen including quartz countertops, mosaic tile backsplash, modern cabinetry, breakfast bar seating for four and stainless steel appliances. The spacious owners suite bedroom boasts two large closets, spacious deck with views, and desk nook while the in suite bathroom offers updated shower over tub, dual sink vanity and detailed ship-lap ceiling. Large additional guest bedrooms with hallway bathroom features tile floors, wood cabinetry and shower over tub. One guest bedroom offers an attached private half bath ideal for a home office. The lush backyard features a shady patio area great for entertaining. Additional feature include an epoxy garage floor, newer carpet in master bedroom, crown molding and recessed lighting.

Posted on July 31, 2020 at 6:25 pm
Alan Marks | Posted in Uncategorized |

PENDING! 1492 Boulevard Way, Walnut Creek

1492 Boulevard Way, Walnut Creek

4 beds | 2.5 baths | 2,118 sq ft | .23 acres

Listed For: 1,299,000

Beautifully modern & updated home in desirable Saranap area of Walnut Creek. Oversized living/dining room boasts natural light and warm cherry wood floors. The office showcases a built in desk and cabinetry. The updated eat in kitchen is bright and open featuring two toned sleek cabinetry, quartz countertops with high end stainless steel appliances including a gas cooktop and Island hood. The family room adjoins the kitchen for a true open concept space and features a custom fireplace with imported tiles and Bose surround sound system. The sliding patio door leads to the backyard with custom paver stones and multi level entertaining options with room for a garden. The primary bedroom includes a private bathroom with stand-alone shower, double sink Italian vanity, heated flooring and custom imported wall and floor tile plus a separate water closet with bidet. The walk in closet is complete with a Elfa closet system. The staircase features glass walls and enhances the custom tile steps and handrails with dark wood and stainless steel accents. Two additional bedrooms upstairs with Elfa closet systems & a shared Jack & Jill style bathroom with granite countertop and shower over tub. A true smart home which allows lighting, garage, alarm and thermostat to be controlled through the Alexa app plus USB outlets installed throughout the house for easy charging. Owned Solar Panels and tankless water heater. Minutes from Downtown Walnut Creek and top rate Park Mead Elementary.

Posted on July 31, 2020 at 4:01 pm
Alan Marks | Posted in Uncategorized |