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March 2012

Corte Madera Luxury Homes Marin Real Estate

Tweet Corte Madera, a small town of about 9,000, is one of the richest towns in Marin County. The town is located just a few miles south of San Rafael, and adjoins another lovely small town, Larkspur.  The town is known as the “Hidden Jewel of Marin”, with tidelands of San Francisco Bay on the [...]

Luxury Villas Cortona Tuscany Italy

Tweet Cortona, in Tuscany, near Umbria and Lake Trasimeno, is one of the loveliest of Italian hilltop towns. The town was the backdrop for the best-selling book, “Under the Tuscan Sun”. Take a look: This beautifully restored mill property and villa consists of two detached properties, a smaller original mill, on three levels, with a [...]

Perugia Umbria Villa Sustainable Home

Tweet This beautiful home in Perugia combines the unique attributes of a sustainable home with a setting in one of the most beautiful areas in Italy. Umbria, next door to more famous Tuscany, has lovely countryside, and hilltop towns like this one in Perugia.  Perugia is internationally known for its Italian language school and chocolate. [...]

Luxury Homes Ross Ca. Marin Real Estate

Tweet Beautiful homes and estates abound in this small  unincorporated town in Marin County. The town, just north of San Francisco, and is bordered by Kentfield, Greenbrae, Larkspur and San Anselmo. Ross is mostly a residential community, with a small main street of stores.  There are about 2400 people who live here. You can get [...]

Luxury Homes St. Helena, Napa Real Estate

Tweet St. Helena, about twenty miles north of the city of Napa, is one of the great centers of the Napa Valley wine country. The town is small – about 6,000 inhabitants – with a lovely main street, stores, B & Bs, and ambience.  About a half mile up the road is the famous Culinary [...]

Belvedere Homes & Real Estate – Marin County

Tweet Belvedere real estate includes some of the highest priced homes and estates in the San Francisco Bay Area. Located across the Bay from San Francisco, many Belvedere properties have spectacular views of San Francisco, the Golden Gate Bridge and other areas in the Bay Area. The median price for homes in Belvedere is over [...]

Napa Luxury Homes & Wine Country Real Estate

Tweet Downtown Napa, California, has some lovely streets of Victorian era homes. Napa, of course, is the capital of the Napa Valley wine country, which extends from Napa up through Yountville to St. Helena and Calistoga.  Along this wine route are some of the most famous names in wine: Beringer, Mumm, Taittinger, Chandon, and others. Napa [...]

Lucas Valley Marinwood Homes & Real Estate

Tweet The Lucas Valley-Marinwood area is just north of downtown San Rafael, California. This is an area of quiet streets, lovely homes, and low rolling hills. In 1977, George Lucas, of Star Wars fame, built his Skywalker Ranch in Lucas Valley, though the valley was not named after him, but rather a 19th century rancher. [...]

Tiburon Ca Homes & Real Estate

Tweet Tiburon, California, in southern Marin County, is the home of many beautiful luxury estates, with views across the San Francisco Bay to the city of San Francisco and the Golden Gate Bridge. Living here is like being in a world apart, yet still being within easy access to other Marin towns and the the [...]