Archive for January, 2016

It’s Never Too Late!

Posted in BERKELEY, BUYERS, OAKLAND on January 20, 2016 by Julie Nachtwey, the Claremont Hills Real Estate Expert

It’s Never Too Late for New Year’s Real Estate Resolutions


The year 2016 is already almost three weeks old, but it’s never too late to adopt a smart set of resolutions to help guide you through the year ahead. Whether you are a homebuyer or a seller – or might become one or the other over the course of the year – take a look at Pacific Union’s roundup of real estate resolutions for the new year. They’re online at


Get to Know Your Friendly Ferns

Posted in NEIGHBORHOOD on January 7, 2016 by Julie Nachtwey, the Claremont Hills Real Estate Expert

Fern Canyon in Prairie Creek RedJoin volunteers on SAT Jan 16 at the Fern Glade in Garber Park.
Stewards of Garber Park plan to walk the Loop Trail and identify many native ferns along the way. They will gather at the Fern Glade and work together to remove any invasive species. The morning workshop will be held 9:30-12:30 with a speaker from Golden Hour Restoration Institute. Wear sturdy shoes and be prepared for changing weather. Refreshments will be served. Questions or RSVP to our dedicated neighbor
Shelagh Brodersen:


For those who aren’t familiar with the park a map and directions can be found on the website                                       Click on Directions in the Menu Bar at the top.