Lodge life: 10 Sonoma County homes under $700K with country charm

A few winters ago, my sweetie and I decided to skip the holiday hulabaloo, and head out on the road. Our first stop was a Yosemite lodge, where we cuddled up by the fire after a day of hiking. Since, then I have been obsessed with the lodge aesthetic. The [...]

By | December 12th, 2017|1 Comment

Healdsburg’s iconic Marshall Mansion hits the market for $5.5 million

The house, built in 1871 by town blacksmith John Marshall as a gift for his young bride, has hit the market for $5.5 million after five years of rehab work and buckets of sweat equity.

By | December 8th, 2017|1 Comment

Good Bones: 5 Sonoma County homes under $500K that need a dash of TLC

Alright, I'll admit it, I may have a bit of an HGTV obsession. I am counting down the remaining episodes, of "Fixer Upper." I find the "Good Bones" transformations truly inspiring. But all of these aspirational renovation shows, have one consistent formula- start with a lower priced residence, mix in [...]

By | December 5th, 2017|1 Comment

Bellisima! Modern Geyserville estate with cinematic views on the market for $2.15M

There's just something about the Sonoma County landscape. Musicians write songs about it. Movies are filmed here. All of those rolling fields of gold, punctuated by green trees and vines. My family may live in a tiny home, but half of our time is spent entertaining outdoors.  Owning land, even [...]

By | December 1st, 2017|1 Comment

Priced to sell: 11 Sonoma County homes on the market for under $550,000

In the post fire marketplace, readers have noticed an abundance of Sonoma County homes listed at or above the current median home price of $648,000, but few properties below. The loss of so many homes from an already limited housing stock is prompting many buyers and sellers to conclude that [...]

By | November 28th, 2017|3 Comments

7 Sonoma County Homes Under $700,000 perfect for entertaining

Sitting around the living room with a belly full of turkey and pie, I am dreaming of homes with larger dining rooms than ours. These days, homes are designed for entertaining. Open floor plans allow you to chat with guests while preparing meals. French doors and spacious decks bring the [...]

By | November 24th, 2017|0 Comments

$4 million Sonoma farmhouse is as country chic as it gets

This farmhouse close to the center of Sonoma takes advantage of seamless indoor/outdoor living.

By | November 21st, 2017|0 Comments

14 apartments currently listed for rent in Santa Rosa

Some residents have been affected by the recent fires, leaving several looking for housing. Here are apartments in Santa Rosa that are currently listed.

By | October 20th, 2017|7 Comments

Median Rental in Santa Rosa For 2 Bedrooms is $2,140 – Here’s What You Get

The housing prices have frustrated many enough that they need to look for a 2 bedroom apartment for a family. Here’s 7 at the current median rental price.

By | February 21st, 2017|70 Comments

Ready For a Ride? Rentals Close To Planned SMART Train Stations in Sonoma County

When finding a new place to rent in Sonoma County, it may be wise to note where SMART train stations will be. Riding instead of driving can be a stress reliever, and renting can be a money saver.

By | September 16th, 2016|24 Comments