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Gear Up for Dancing and Music In Lafayette Plaza Park!

Join us for beautiful summer evenings of dancing, music making, and mingling in our wonderful community of Lafayette! The below events are fun for all ages, families, or a casual date night. We hope to see you there! The Big Jangle Band On the evening of June 17th a local favorite, The Big Jangle Band, will take to the Lafayette Plaza Park stage from 6:30...

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5 Ways to Keep Your Fingers on the Pulse of Lafayette’s Real Estate Market

Whether you’re a home-buyer, or a home-seller, success in a competitive real estate market depends on staying informed. Here are  5 simple ways to keep up with the latest in Lafayette’s real estate market news. Subscribe to Sneak Peek. Sneak Peek subscribers receive news directly in their email inbox regarding: Pocket Listings that are not expected to ever go on the MLS. Exclusive previews of...

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1600 Reliez Valley Road

5 Reasons to Schedule a Showing of 1600 Reliez Valley Road Today!

Move in Ready. 1600 Reliez Valley Road contains a beautifully updated main residence, with 4 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms. In addition, there is a detached 1215 square foot studio that runs on its own meter and has heat and air conditioning. Privacy. This rare Lafayette compound is located on a private drive, tucked off Reliez Valley Road. The mature landscape provides breathtaking valley views and...

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3654 Happy Valley Rd

How Often Can You Have Your Cake and Eat it Too?

Earlier this spring, we announced a unique opportunity in Happy Valley. 3654 Happy Valley Road, Lafayette, CA, which has two lots and endless possibilities. Since we first listed these two parcels for sale, together, Parcel B, a classic, well-maintained home and property, has become available for purchase on its own! This classic Happy Valley Estate was built in 1947; it has 4 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms....

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27 La Noria Lafayette CA

Our 5 Favorite Features of 27 La Noria, Orinda, CA 94563

7 Bedroom | 6 Bathroom | 5009 Sq. Ft. Main Home & Pool House |.80-Acre Private Parcel   Stunning Craftsmanship and Character. Originally Built in 1928, this enchanting Tudor-style estate showcases incredible warmth. A 2005 renovation was orchestrated with the help of architect, Stephen Sooter, and interior designer, William Anderson, who brilliantly captured the essence of the home, and elegantly enhanced it. Superior Construction. This...

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25 Old Millstone Lane, Lafayette, CA

Our 5 Favorite Features of 25 Old Millstone Lane, Lafayette, CA 94549

5 Bed / 3.5 Bath /3317 Sq. Ft. +/-.33 Acres Mid Century Architecture. Renovated and expanded in 2013, this beautiful home has a modern flexible floor plan and walls of glass that open, creating an incredible indoor/outdoor lifestyle. The formal living room features a pitched and wood-planked ceiling. The Heath Ceramics tile fireplace embodies the property’s creativity and craftsmanship. Green Living. 25 Old Millstone Lane...

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Lafayette Kitchen Tour 2016

Lafayette Juniors Kitchen Tour in its 17th Year!

Established in 1953, the Lafayette Juniors is an organization of women dedicated to promoting social welfare, education, and civic improvement in Lafayette and the surrounding communities. This organization allows members to experience the joy of giving to others and in return, gain long-lasting friendships as well as a stronger connection to the community. Their primary fundraising event, the Lafayette Juniors Kitchen Tour, has become an...

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Our 5 Favorite Features of 600 Sky Hy Circle, Lafayette, CA

5 Bedroom | 3 Bathroom | 2598 Sq. Ft. | .24-Acre Parcel | Built in 1976 Optimal Location. Nestled in a private enclave of 29 homes, the gated neighborhood of Sky Hy Ranch is known for its sense of small town living. The neighborhood is ideal for dog walkers and outdoor play! 600 Sky Hy Circle sits on a pristine corner parcel. The property is...

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3654 Happy Valley Road, Lafayette, CA

Our Five Favorite Features of 3654 Happy Valley Road, Lafayette, CA.

4 Bedroom | 3.5 Bathroom | 3139 + Sq. Ft. Main Home | 2.42 +Acre Double Lot | Built in 1947   Two Lots and Endless Possibilities. Parcel “A” is a vacant lot that sits on 1.01-acres. Parcel “B” sits on 1.41-acres and houses the main structure along with a pool and detached pool house. Incredible Opportunities. This classic, well-maintained, home has been loved by...

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3397 Silver Sprin

Our 5 Favorite Features of 3397 Silver Springs Court, Lafayette, CA. 94549

This updated charmer sits on a sprawling 1.57-acre, dream parcel with eye-catching curb appeal. The flexible, two-story floor plan, is perfect for daily family living! Location, location, location. Silver Springs is one of Lafayette’s most coveted neighborhoods. There is a path to award-winning Lafayette Elementary and Stanley Middle Schools. Silver Springs is conveniently located minutes from Hwy. 24/680, BART, and downtown Lafayette. The master suite provides a tranquil place to unwind and restore. The sun...

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Lafayette Tower

What is the Source of the ‘Happy’ in Happy Valley?

  What is it about Happy Valley that makes it a happy place to live? Is it the glorious proliferation of golden daffodils that pop-up on street corners each spring? Is it the white twinkle lights that adorn the estate gardens of Happy Valley Road, lighting our way on on a dark winter evening? Is it the sight of young children skipping to Happy Valley...

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This Treasured Lafayette Estate Will Take your Breath Away!

4045 Happy Valley Road, Lafayette, CA. 5 Bed / 7 Bath | 6041 Sq. Ft. +/- | 1.58 Acres | $6,485,000 Rebuilt in 2008, this magnificent estate is perfectly positioned behind private gates. The property sits at the end of a dramatic, tree-lined driveway along one of the East Bay’s most prestigious streets.   A light-filled formal entry and grand living room set the tone of this house’s notable...

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1242-Panorama-Dr. Lafayette, CA

Just Listed! Magical Happy Valley Traditional

1242 Panorama Drive, Lafayette, CA. 94549 4 BR + Media Room + Bonus | 4 BA | 3717± Sq. Ft. | .30 ± Acre  List price: $2,850,000 Open Houses: Sunday, 3/20 & Saturday, 3/26 1-4 p.m. Brokers Tour: Tuesday, 3/22 10-1 p.m. Offers Due: Tuesday 3/29 @ 2p.m. 1242 Panorama Drive is ideal for daily family living and entertaining. The house has welcoming gardens and the private exterior provides numerous...

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3134 Indian Way, Lafayette, CA

There are Endless Possibilities at 3134 Indian Way

4 Bed / 2 Bath | 2468 Sq. Ft. +/- | .31 Acres List price: $1,275,000 Move in and create your dream home in this 1970’s contemporary with a  private creek-side setting. 3134 Indian Way  is located on a desirable and rarely available Burton Valley cul-de-sac. The home is positioned in the heart of Burton Valley – a quintessential “trick-or-treat” neighborhood where lemonade stands and dog walkers dot the...

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Lafayette, CA. Map

Introducing our New Map of Lafayette!

The roads may not be paved with yellow brick, but the charming neighborhoods of Lafayette form the East Bay’s version of an Emerald City. From the pastoral, private estates of Happy Valley to the tree-lined, ranch house cul-de-sacs of Burton Valley, Lafayette offers its residents a welcome retreat from the urban energy that surrounds this Shangri-La. Though we’ve simplified the topography just a bit, this...

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4025 Tilden Lane Lafayette, CA. 94549

Charming Traditional on Happy Valley Private Lane

Just Listed! 4025 Tilden Lane, Lafayette, CA. 4 Bedrooms | 2.5 Bathrooms | 3282 ± Sq. Ft. | .60 Acre Parcel List Price: $1,895,000  Brokers Tour: Tuesday, March 8th, 10-1 p.m. Offers Due: Friday, March 11th @ 12 p.m. This expansive, single story property is located in an easily accessible, private lane in Upper Happy Valley. The home blends clean lines, charm, and a traditional floor plan. This...

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1600 Reliez Valley Road, Lafayette, CA

Rare Live/Work Opportunity in Lafayette, CA.

Just Listed! 1600 Reliez Valley Road 4 Bed / 3 Bath, 3,298 Square Feet, +/- 68 Acres List Price: $2,395,000 Open House: March 6, 2016, 1-4 pm This low maintenance parcel has mature landscape and provides wonderful valley views and privacy. The nearby path to Springhill Elementary, Acalanes High School (check availability) and local commute routes reflects this convenient, Reliez Valley location.  Other nearby amenities include Briones Regional Park, Springbrook...

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BART

Bay Area Cities Rank Among Best in U.S. for Public Transit

One of the many reasons local residents love living in Lafayette, Moraga and Orinda, also known as Lamorinda. is the close proximity to San Francisco, and in particular, the ease of getting in and out of the city.  Our super-convenient BART system has been recognized nationally as one of the best public transit systems. SmartAsset just ranked the San Francisco Bay Area second in the...

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501 Winchester Court, Lafayette, CA

Just Listed! 501 Winchester Court Lafayette, CA.

    5 Bedroom | 4.5 Bath | 3798 ± Sq. Ft. | .39 Acre Lot List Price: $2,225,000 Open House: Sun.  Feb. 28, 1 – 4 p.m. Offers Due: Tues. March 1,  12 p.m.     501 Winchester Court is located in the sought-after, gated Baywood development. This custom home features a natural backdrop where Briones Regional Park is literally an extension of the...

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599 Sky Hy Circle

Just Listed! 599 Sky Hy Circle, Lafayette, CA.

Sky Hy Ranch Contemporary with Views! 4 Bedroom+ Bonus | 3.5 Bathroom | 3025 ± sq. ft. I .42 acre lot Listed at $1,645,000 Open Houses: Sunday, Feb. 21, 2016, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM &  Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM Surrounded by rolling hills and grazing cattle, the Sky Hy neighborhood is known for its sense of small town living making it...

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