Archive for December, 2010

The Cigar Factory Lofts

December 16, 2010

Spectacular brick & timber West Oakland lofts
priced from the high $200ks to the high $400ks

Beautiful and rare brick and timber historic warehouse, the Cigar Factory Lofts offer quintessential loft living in one of the hottest Oakland neighborhoods!

Well-appointed finishes and details in each unique floorplan include:

– Rich architectural elements, including exposed roof trusses and wooden beams, and exposed masonry red walls and clean modern finishes throughout including simple square moldings and smooth surfaces
– High efficiency luxury stainless steel appliances including gas stove, dishwasher, microwave/hood, refrigerator, and full size side by side washer and dryer
– Cherry cabinets, honed natural stone countertops, prep islands, and hot water dispensers in kichens
– Large tubs in all baths
– High-quality fixtures and faucets
– Maple hardwood flooring throughout
– New flat glass skylights in all 2nd floor units
– Large operable windows in light wells to provide additional light and ventilation
– Bike parking area in lobby with lockable bike rack
– Security cameras on building exterior with interior monitoring system

“Green” features:
– LED lighting throughout which dramatically reduces energy consumption
– High-efficiency gas furnaces with HEPA filters for premium air quality
– High-efficiency appliances
– Low-flow toilets and showers
– No-VOC interior paint
– Tankless hot water heaters
– Refurbished wooden windows to maintain historic facade
– Reclaimed wood flooring in common area from the original Cigar Factory
– Recycled content insulation

Contact us if you would like to check out one of these stunning lofts for yourself!


Listing Agent: Sara Garabedian from Red Oak Realty 510.280.2105

Stunning Oakland Condo at San Pablo Heights!

December 15, 2010

Architecturally Award-Winning Intimate Complex on
North Oakland/Emeryville Border!

San Pablo Heights is an architecturally award-winning, intimate complex fusing modern design and warm finishes with abundant outdoor space and common courtyard spaces to lounge and BBQ.

This sleek two-story condo features an open lower level main living space with stained concrete floors, living and dining spaces, open chef’s kitchen with stainless appliances and chic European cabinetry, and a spacious half bath.

The upper level features two generous bedrooms (one open at the top of the stairs and one fully enclosed), and a large designer bathroom with luxurious vanity and tilework.

2BR / 1.5BA / 1139SF / $299,000

For more information, click here or contact:

Brad Watson
510.594.2400 x231

Jeanine Weller

This is a short sale.

Spacious, open live/work loft in the historic Waterfront Warehouse District!

December 15, 2010

Spacious, open live/work loft in the
historic Waterfront Warehouse District

Lofts converted from former Safeway corporate headquarters. No enclosed rooms, concrete floors, two banks of north facing windows, kitchen with 6-burner Viking range, washer/dryer, double door entry, enclosed parking.

0++BR / 1BA / 1590SF / $429,000

For more information, click here.

Andy Read
510.594.2400 x222

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Check out Caldecott’s ad in the Lamorinda Weekly

December 7, 2010

Special 1/2 Price Offer to the Symphony

December 2, 2010

Special ½ Price Offer from Michael Morgan
and the Oakland East Bay Symphony

Here’s a great offer for you: For the entire month of December, you can buy tickets to any of the remaining subscription concerts this season at 50% off the regular ticket price. Just use Promo Code WEB50 when ordering tickets online to receive this discount.

There’s something for everyone on Oakland East Bay Symphony’s 2010-11 season. Upcoming concerts include a performance by the great jazz violinist Regina Carter, a world premiere by composer Scott Amendola featuring Wilco guitarist Nels Cline, and a concert version of Kurt Weill and Langston Hughes’ extraordinary musical theater piece Street Scene. And not to be overlooked are some gems of the classical repertoire, including the Brahms Requiem and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 4.

Treat yourself to the gift of music –
or give tickets as a holiday gift to a friend!

Click here for more information about our season
and to purchase tickets online.


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