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2006 Pricing for Villa Tara in Tiburon

2006 Pricing for Villa Tara in Tiburon

Purchased for $7.6 million in early 2006, the 6,500-square-foot “Villa Tara” at 12 Tara Hill Road in Tiburon returned to the market listed for $10.9 million last year. Reduced to $9.5 million and then withdrawn from the MLS this past March, the four-bedroom home, which features sweeping bay views... Read More »

Wine Country Industrial Chic

Wine Country Industrial Chic

If you’re a fan of industrial chic, take a peek inside the converted wine country cooperage at 1085 Lodi Lane in Saint Helena, a property which is now on the market for $5.495 million. The new pool, pool house and wood burning pizza oven aren’t too shabby, either. Read More »

Property at Center of Marin Bench Brawl Now Listed for $3M Less

Property at Center of Marin Bench Brawl Now Listed for $3M Less

Listed for $10.881 million in June, the asking price for the 4,372-square-foot Mill Valley home at 114 Inez Place, which was at the center of a neighborhood brawl over the placement of a memorial bench at the end of its property, was reduced 13 percent to $9.495 million early... Read More »

Big Bay Views for $2.8 Million in Sausalito, but sans Terra Firma

Big Bay Views for $2.8 Million in Sausalito, but sans Terra Firma

Speaking of floating homes and Sausalito, the 1,838-square-foot houseboat docked at 59 Issaquah Dock, off Gate 6 Road in Waldo Point Harbor, is now on the market and aggressively priced at $2.82 million, which doesn’t include its berth which is rented for $1,200 per month. But it does include... Read More »

Another $350K Cut for That Barge, Cottage and Harbor on the Bay

Another $350K Cut for That Barge, Cottage and Harbor on the Bay

Listed for $3.8 million nearly two years ago, and reduced to $3.3 million in mid-2015, the asking price for BayHaven Harbor at 60 Varda Landing, which consists of an on-land cottage, six floating home slips and a rustic two-unit residential barge in Sausalito, has just been reduced to $2.95... Read More »

Former Summer Cottage Fetches $8.2 Million

Former Summer Cottage Fetches $8.2 Million

Built in 1892 as a honeymoon cottage at which to spend summers and weekends away from the hustle and bustle of San Francisco, and since remodeled for year-round use and expanded to 5,066 square feet, the Belvedere Island “Landfall” estate was purchased for $5.8 million in 2001 and the... Read More »

Property at Center of Marin Bench Brawl Hits the Market for $11M

Property at Center of Marin Bench Brawl Hits the Market for $11M

In 2008, a local Boy Scout received permission from the Strawberry Recreation District to remove an old bench at Water Tower Hill, at the end of Inez Place in the Strawberry enclave of Mill Valley, and replace it with a memorial bench and plaque dedicated to a childhood friend... Read More »

Ciao Bello

Ciao Bello

Michael Bello, the founder of a Southern California construction company, purchased five acres of prime Napa Valley land in 2000 and built Bello Family Vineyards, which includes a 5,700-square-foot grand residence constructed with materials imported from France and a two-acre Rutherford Bench vineyard, at 8424 Saint Helena Highway. In... Read More »

Postmodern in Marin Sells for $518 per Foot

Postmodern in Marin Sells for $518 per Foot

On the market for $2.925 million in 2014, listed for $2.495 million in 2015, and reduced to $2.195 million earlier this year, the sale of the postmodern Lucas Valley Estates home at 20 Westgate Drive has just closed escrow with a reported contract priced of $1.965 million or roughly... Read More »

Infamous Marin Mansion Finally Fetches $12 Million

Infamous Marin Mansion Finally Fetches $12 Million

On the market for $24.9 million in 2009, the nearly 14,000-square-foot Tiburon mansion at 185 Gilmartin Drive has finally sold for $12 million. The 1.4-acre property was once owned by Peter Kiritchenko, a Ukrainian businessman who was arrested at the home on fraud charges in 1999. In 2007, the... Read More »