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  • Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: The 10 commandments of flipping a house
    First off, congrats to the five winners of the Mortgage Bankers Association and Internal Revenue Service’s tax design challenge. The Playboy Mansion finally found a buyer, but the controversial price tag of it became a lot more realistic. Also, check out the 10 commandments of choosing… ... read more
    Source: Housing WirePublished on 2016-06-13
  • The 10 Most Expensive Suburbs In Australia
    With the introduction of Australia’s record-low interest rate of 1.75 percent, the hottest meal ticket in town has become property ownership. And, due to a rise in disposable incomes, there are many locals willing and able to foot the bill to live in some of Australia’s… ... read more
    Source: ForbesPublished on 2016-06-12
  • China Island Next To Macau Looks Too Big To Fail, But No Help Yet To Needy Neighbor
    Xi Jinping’s pet project Hengqin and Macau need policy changes to become one compelling tourist destination, ... read more
    Source: ForbesPublished on 2016-06-11
  • Ask Real Estate: When a Big Branch Falls, Who Takes It Away?
    Responsibility for removing debris; illegal parking signs; and keeping a co-op safe. ... read more
    Source: NY TimesPublished on 2016-06-11
  • Billionaire’s Son Is Buying Playboy Mansion For A Reported $105 Million, About Half Its Listed Price
    Daren Metropoulos, the son of billionaire C. Dean Metropoulos, looks to have gotten a relative "deal" in his agreement to buy the Playboy Mansion. ... read more
    Source: ForbesPublished on 2016-06-10
  • Sound Off: Drones—the future of real estate marketing?
    Drones—the future of real estate marketing? Drones are small unmanned aircrafts, operated by a pilot with a remote control. Equipped with a video camera, drones allow agents and their videographer to capture hard-to-get aerial angles of the properties they represent. Showing the proximity of homes relative… ... read more
    Source: SF GatePublished on 2016-06-10
  • Price Point: $999,000 in Valley Ford
    Three pristine acres surround this historic country home beside Petaluma and near Bodega Bay. Though it dates back to the turn of the 20th century, the two-story home complete with a bar in its finished basement is far from a relic. A white picket fence and… ... read more
    Source: SF GatePublished on 2016-06-10
  • Price: $999,000 in Potrero Hill
    Set on a sloped street in one of San Francisco’s most coveted condo buildings (Victoria Mews), this bright and airy unit offers a private deck and dramatic downtown vistas. Tall windows welcome natural light onto the bamboo floors gracing the open interior. Building amenities include a… ... read more
    Source: SF GatePublished on 2016-06-10
  • Just Approved: Delayed financing winds up as competitive edge
    Delayed financing winds up as competitive edge Mortgage agent: Appraised value: $1.125 million. Delayed financing is a great strategy to be competitive in this “overbidding, highly competitive” market. [...] not everyone has the financial resources to do this. In this case, a couple sold their home… ... read more
    Source: SF GatePublished on 2016-06-10
  • Hot Property: Period details meet modern conveniences in Noe Valley Edwardian townhome
    Don’t feel guilty basking in the light-filled public rooms or tastefully updated kitchen at 3934 Cesar Chavez St. in Noe Valley. “Over many years, sellers have affectionately updated this condo and it’s all here — waiting,” said Par Hanji of Paragon Real Estate Group, who is… ... read more
    Source: SF GatePublished on 2016-06-10
  • Five luxurious levels in Montlcair open Sunday
    Five levels of luxury and peerless views await within this custom home. Take in the Golden Gate Bridge from the fourth floor’s view deck located off a family room with a wet bar. Go to www.6883sobrante.com to see more. Listing agent: Randa Peterson, Coldwell Banker, (510)… ... read more
    Source: SF GatePublished on 2016-06-10
  • Three-bedroom Victorian condo in Duboce Triangle open Sunday
    Set within a redeveloped Victorian, this stylish penthouse boasts a blend of classic and contemporary design elements. For more details, photos and a virtual tour, visit www.duboce modern.com . Listing agent: Greg Fulford, Vanguard Properties, (415) 321-7002, greg@vanguardsf.com; Brian Furstman, Vanguard Properties, (415) 875-7402, bfurstman@ vanguardsf.com.… ... read more
    Source: SF GatePublished on 2016-06-10
  • Stellar views await at Mill Valley listing that’s open Sunday
    As expected, this listing on Panoramic Highway lives up to its name when it comes to vistas. Multiple decks soak up views of tree-studded hillsides and sprawling canyons. The home includes an attached bonus room with its own entrance. Listing agent: Barbara Dunlap, Pacific Union Real… ... read more
    Source: SF GatePublished on 2016-06-10
  • Gatsby-esque grandeur awaits inside Roaring ’20s construction in Piedmont
    Rich oak, detailed crafstmanship and expansive dimensions abound within this seven-bedroom home with a Bavarian facade and slate roof. Seamless flow connects formal rooms tailor-made to host a cocktail party with a Great Gatsby theme. The home’s enticing outdoor spaces include a walled rear garden with… ... read more
    Source: SF GatePublished on 2016-06-10

Do you own commercial property? Let us manage it!

Posted by on September 19, 2013 in Blog | Comments Off on Do you own commercial property? Let us manage it!

Do you own commercial property? Let us manage it!

Did you know AG Real Estate specializes in managing your commercial real estate investments? Our office provides ongoing commercial services. We know how to cater to your needs! If you feel you aren’t getting the most out of your investment property, contact us. We can maximize rental income, decrease operating expenses, and represent YOU when it comes to leasing and negotiations. Please call today at 925-476-0400!

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AG Real Estate PROMOTION!

Posted by on May 10, 2013 in Blog | Comments Off on AG Real Estate PROMOTION!

AG Real Estate PROMOTION!

AG Real Estate is the winner of “The Ultimate Coffee Break”  presented by KKDV 92.1 which meant free coffee and snacks delivered to our office, free swag from sponsors, and free website and on-air advertising of our business. While AG Real Estate would have loved to keep all the wonderful goodies to themselves, it was only fair that we give back to our community and offer any passer-by a yummy snack and a coffee to start their morning. 92.1 KKDV has great staff and everyone at AG Real Estate thanks them. In addition to extending...

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Providing MORE than property management!

Posted by on January 25, 2013 in Blog | Comments Off on Providing MORE than property management!

Providing MORE than property management!

Color consultations. On-Site management and meetings with contractors. Swatch placement and finalization. Just the many project management tasks AG Real Estate has completed on the project for improving the visibility and curb appeal on our Fairfield shopping center. AG Real Estate is more than a property management company. We are also project managers and will ensure every property is well taken care of and managed for optimum investment returns and satisfaction. From commercial shopping centers to residential and multi-unit complexes, AG...

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Tenant Screening

Posted by on June 15, 2012 in Blog | Comments Off on Tenant Screening

Tenant Screening

One of the best practices a Property Management company can take is processing Tenant Screening. Make sure rental and commercial applications are filled with proper authorization to run a profile report, reducing your risks of problems ahead and establishing good tenant relations.

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