October 2014

Found 13 blog entries for October 2014.


Congratulations to my very lucky first-time homebuyers that just closed escrow on 311 Oak St., PH 6 in Oakland's Jack London Square for $735,000.

Penthouse 6, located in The Sierra condo building, featured amazing views of the Oakland skyline and hills from the living area, and had been extensively upgraded with an updated kitchen, 100-year-old reclaimed wood floors, and designer touches throughout. This 2 bedroom, 2 bath unit features 1,423 square feet of living space as well as a large, private patio on the second level.

If you're looking for guidance in purchasing in Jack London Square, please don't hesitate to reach out to me at any time, or search East Bay lofts on our website at http://www.eastbaymodern.com/east-bay-lofts.php.



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Another Halloween celebration is coming fast and spookily upon us so I've compiled a list of the most awesome concerts, haunted houses, and pumpkins patches to be found all over the East Bay.

Happy Haunting!!!


LIVE 105's Spookfest Subsonic Halloween Massive is coming to Oracle Arena in Oakland ... and this year it is on Halloween! This is the biggest Halloween event in the bay so don't miss out! ORACLE Arena on Friday October 31, 2014 music by: Alesso, Chromeo, Gareth Emery, Duke Dumont, Henry Fong, Slaptop, Aaron Axelsen and St. John.

ScareCo Inc's Platform 13

If you want to scare the livin' bejesus out of you and your friends, look no further than the Bay Area's scariest haunted house ever.  Located where

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Coming Soon! Dreamt of living in the Oakland Hills and in one of the East Bay’s most desirable neighborhoods? If you aren’t familiar with the Redwood Heights neighborhood located just next to Montclair, now is the time to get in! Nestled into the hillside with sweeping views of the Bay, this community is a true gem. Tree-lined & well manicured, enjoy morning walks, a children’s playground, and the best of Bay Area living at your fingertips.


Hitting the market shortly, I’ll be showcasing this contemporary and stylish 3 bedroom 2.5 bathroom 1725 sf home with fantastic views, professionally landscaped garden, and hardwood floors throughout. Open house Nov. 8 & 9, 1-4 pm! Contact Ary Assadi at 415-216-5653

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1BD / 1BA / 815SF / Top-Floor / Greenbelt Views

This turnkey, top-floor, one-bedroom, one-bath 815 SF (per tax records) retreat is located in the serene Shadow Woods community of the Oakland Hills. The unit has a fantastic rear-corner location facing open space with views of a wooded hillside greenbelt offering relaxing views and privacy.  Taking maximum advantage of this urban wilderness, there's a large patio for outdoor dining or just taking in nature and even a cozy wood-burning fireplace inside!

Features also include a newer kitchen with a large bay window, stainless steel appliances, granite counters, high-ceilings and Pergo flooring throughout, full size in-unit laundry, deeded carport parking, and an

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Congratulations to the sellers of 428 Alice St #737 in Jack London Square which closed escrow at $456,000 ($6,000 over the asking price)!  I had the pleasure of listing and marketing this wonderful one bedroom unit in the 428 Alice Condominiums.  

If you are looking to sell your Jack London loft, please allow me to help. Contact me for a comparative market analysis of your unit or complete my Online Valuation Questionnaire at JackLondonCMA.com.

Ken Fox, Broker Associate Ken@EastBayModern.com
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Congratulations to the sellers of 264 San Antonio Way, Walnut Creek which closed escrow at $840,000! I had the pleasure of representing the sellers of this turnkey, upgraded Eichler home in the Rancho San Miguel Neighborhood.

If you are thinking of selling your Eichler home, allow me market your home to the right audience, helping you to achieve proper market value.  Please call me at 510-999-0923 for a no-obligation listing consultation.  Additionally, you can request a free estimate of your home's market value by visiting www.EichlerCMA.com. 

KEN FOX, Broker Associate East Bay Modern Real Estate 510.999.0923p
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Oakland's food scene is getting hotter and more interesting by the day! Opened in the summer of 2014, Michel Bistro is bringing french cuisine to Oakland's Lake Merritt district with 'traditional fare in a relaxed environment'. As highlighted in Oakland Magazine, Michel Bistro is the latest recipient of Michelin's Bib Gourmand award - showcasing quality cuisine with exceptional pricing. A taste of Southern France on the Oakland food scene is just what our East Bay needed! Michel's owners, Jean-Michel Fabregon and Germain Michel (note the shared namesake) bring a wealth of restaurant and hospitality experience to the increasingly relevant food scene on this side of the Bay. Stop in for a bite, a sip, and a friendly bonjour!




3343 Lakeshore Ave.,…
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I had the pleasure of working with Renee Adelmann to list and sell this fantastic mid-century classic on a hilltop in Alamo's Westside with some of the most breathtaking views ever! 

During marketing of this homes hundreds of potential buyers and spectators turned out to each Sunday Open Houses and the home was featured on a number of real estate blogs like California Home + Design, and the property received multiple offers and closed escrow at $1,915,000 ($215,000 over the ask price).

We are an exceptional listing team who are excited about architecturally significant homes!  Please contact me for information and/or a listing consultation for your modern home.

KEN FOX, Broker Associate

East Bay Modern Real

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I’m delighted to announce that Hiroko Tsumori, REALTOR has joined our East Bay Modern Real Estate Team.

A resident of the East Bay and licensed Realtor for 6+ years, Hiroko has successfully assisted numerous buyer and seller clients with their residential real estate needs throughout Alameda & Contra Costa Counties.   

Hiroko is a graduate of San Francisco State University with an MBA in Finance.   Prior to pursuing a career in real estate,  she worked in a variety of sales and marketing positions for companies in Silicon Valley, including ComputerWare, Netscape, and Sony.

We welcome Hiroko to our modern real estate family and I would encourage you to contact for your assistance with your real estate needs throughout the East Bay.   Welcome Hiroko!


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