Here is my client, Laina Levy’s review of my services. I helped her and her husband buy a house in Alameda:
“Doug is exactly the kind of realtor you want on your side: knowledgeable, honest, friendly, and with a real nose for what will work for his clients. We bought our first house with his help and would use him again, and recommend him to friends, in a heartbeat.”
Here is what my colleague, Ruth Stroup has to say in her review of my work:
“Doug has a great balance of professionalism and humor – and you need that these days when buying or selling real estate.”
Here is this year’s Holiday Music Mix. The theme this year is Holiday Time Around The World. The mix contains latin, reggae, polka, celtic, and Brazilian versions of some of your favorite Holiday tunes. I hope you enjoy them. Just in case you have missed any of the previous year’s holiday music mixes, I have included them here as well.
This sleek, modern and hip downtown Oakland loft style condo is built to impress. The main entrance to the unit is a private street entrance. Upon entering the living room, one immediately notes the two story tall ceiling, and plenty of space. The unit features cement floors, a modern, eat-in kitchen, two full bedrooms and two full baths, a private street entrance and an outdoor patio.
Check out these 25 doors at demilked.com. I especially like the Garden door and the Alps door!
Many thanks to my clients and friends who voted for me in the 2104 Oakland Magazine Best of contest! I really appreciate it. This marks the second time I have been bestowed this honor. Check it out here. You will have to scroll down about 3/4 of the way, but there I am! Take some time and peruse the other winners too.
I have known that it was going to happen for quite a long while, but the time is finally here. This Saturday is the last day for the giant 87,000 square foot drug store will be open for business. In my mind it is always Long’s Drugs… even though it hasn’t held that moniker in years. I used to go to buy plants, potting soil, thread, school supplies, you name it. I bought my last crock pot there at 2 AM when I had a middle of the night crock pot emergency.
I have eaten many hot dogs with saurkraut at the Top Dog in the front of the store, and I have made many keys for my listings at the key copier in the lobby as well.
But alas. Saturday its all going away so that Safeway can build some new monstrosity. Check out the SFGate story about the end of an era here.