Large, 5/3.5 ‘Scott Ranch’ For Sale

This VIDEO/Aerial Tour will give you a hint of how nice 351 Regal Dr., Hollister is._O2A1382

4,252 sq. ft. of living space offering: 5 sizable bedrooms, 3.5 baths, 3 car garage and dual A/C and heating zones are just the beginning of this Western Pacific built home’s offering.

There is a down stairs suite complete with separate bedroom and full bath. So if you have a newlywed who’s in between school and job, your mother-in-law or visiting friends this home could work for you.

There is a whole-house-water purification system and an R.O. filtration outlet at the kitchen sink; stainless steel appliances; walk-in pantry AND a Butler pantry. One of the second floor bedrooms has its own lanai. The master suite is so large it spans the entire south side of the house. It offers a jetted tub, glass enclosed shower, double sink vanity, two individual walk-in closets and a 12 x 18 bonus room beyond them.

You can safely walk to the much sought after Ladd Lane Elementary and the best shopping center in Hollister. Or, drive a short distance to Ridgemark Golf & Country. Hollister Hills State Park is also a few minutes away. Likewise, Veterans Memorial Park with its 5 baseball diamonds, skate park and tree covered picnic areas are less than 5 minutes away.

Finally, Gilroy Premium Outlet Center and CalTrain are only 20 min. north of here. Why not plan on your own personal tour or join me during an Open House from 1-4 on Saturday?

Views, Easy Commute, Nice

night view valleyWOW!!! The views!!! This “Communication Hills” home at 312 Casselino Dr. San Jose, has an unobstructed view of the valley and foothills beyond. Watch the VIDEO Tour on YouTube, search this address (posting 8/25).

At night the entire valley twinkles with lights. The location couldn’t be more central to every venue – just Google Map it and be impressed!

Great floor plan for easy living and entertaining. THIS home has a tastefully done office, in addition to the 3, sizable bedrooms (the others don’t). THIS home’s patio is one level and is lined with a manicured hedge (most others don’t). Off the master suite is another, private lanai. The owners enjoy the convenience up having the laundry room upstairs. With a 18′ living room ceiling and tall windows there is plenty of natural, ambient light. There are so many enjoyable features to this home you’ll have to come see it.

Open House San Juan Bautista

Found_Everywhere_in_the_BackyardWatch this VIDEO/Aerial Tour, then come to the Open House and see it for yourself. It will be on Sat. 8/5/17, from 12 – 3 PM.

412 Via Vaquero Sur in San Juan Bautista is a sizable home which sits on 1/2 an acre. It provides 3,645 sq.ft. of living space with 4 bedrooms, plus a huge bonus room, 4 full baths, and a 3 car garage. There is large suite downstairs with its own full bath, bedroom, activity room and small kitchen. There are also dual A/C zones.

Located just a mile or so from Hwy 101 this home is tucked away in the “Rancho Larios” community. Within its gates you will find wide streets, tennis and basketball courts, a play area and quaint community room and over 8 miles of hiking trails around the foothills of San Juan Bautista. From here it’s just 15 min. to the Gilroy Premium Outlet Center and CalTrain for an easy commute. The beaches are just 30 min. away. Down the road is the award winning San Juan Oaks Golf and Country Club.

Just in time for the warm summer days there is a nice pool with a raised spa which are solar heated, a koi pond, private sitting area under soft lights overlooking the foothills, a regulation sized horseshoe pit, fruit trees and a huge pet area. The long concrete RV driveway has its own sewer connection.

This nice house and some homemade, chocolate chip cookies away you.

POOL, Privacy, Perfect in San Juan Bautista

Watch this VIDEO/Aerial Tour of a great home in the foothills of San Juan Bautista. Then come see it for yourself: 412 Via Vaquero Sur.
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POOL & spa! Perfect for these hot summer days. Solar heating provides year-round pool and spa enjoyment. There is also a coy pond and private sitting area under soft lights with remarkable views. A new BBQ with a convenient, tiled preparation islands on either side provides for fun entertainment. There is a regulation-size horseshoe pit for added outdoor recreation. Fruit trees and all landscaping are on automatic drip lines. A large RV driveway has its on sewer access for convenient drainage after a trip. You can have all of these desirable features due to the lot size, over 1/2 acre! Within this gated community is a tennis and a basketball court, a playground and cozy activities building. Down the road is the award winning “San Juan Oaks Golf and Country Club”.

Inside is 3,645 sq. ft. of living space which includes: 4 large bedrooms, plus a sizable office; 3 full baths; 3 car garage; granite, tile; a complete guest suite on the first level; indoor laundry; kitchen with its own butler pantry, newer appliances, and ample cupboard space. There is easy access to the dining area and a natural flow into the large family room – perfect for entertaining. The master suite is privately located on the West end of the second level and has a huge bathroom with: separate, glass enclosed shower plus an inviting tub, 3 vanities and double sinks, huge walk-in closet with its own windows. 18′ ceilings in the living room and dozens of windows throughout the house provides an open and bright feel to this great home.

Watch for Open House dates. In the meantime come visit this great house and, or, watch its VIDEO Tour.

 

Privacy, Views, Single Level, Big Lot

As this VIDEO Tour shows, 986 Calle Cruz in San Juan Bautista is an ideal place to call home: 3,164 sq. ft. on a singleMike Walters - 986 Calle Cruz, San Juan Bautista, CA 95045, USA-8 level; 3 bedrooms – plus a huge bonus room, 3 baths, 3 car garage and a lot which is 38,700 sq. ft. and has remarkable views.

This place is at the end of a private lane, inside the gated community of “Rancho Larios” in the foothills of San Juan Bautista. While the views and privacy of this house feels like you are in the country, you are just a mile or so from Hwy. 101. So Gilroy Premium Outlet Center is just 15 mins. in one direction – the beaches and Monterey are a short, 30 min. drive in the other direction. The village of San Juan Bautista, with it’s boutique shops and restaurants, and, the mission itself, is just down the road. A little further and you are at the award winning “San Juan Oaks Golf and Country Club”.

Inside “Rancho Larios” there are basketball and tennis courts a play ground and cozy community room.

If you want all of the benefits of living in the country and conveniences of nearby schools, shopping, and recreation this home is a great option.

“New”, Energy Efficient Home, Large Lot

As you watch the VIDEO Tour of 961 Verissimo Ct., Hollister, consider these valuable components: this home is 2 yrs. untitled-4New with the virtues
of a new home and the added upgrades of a resale home. Because of the 19 solar panels there’s little reluctance to crank up the dual zone heaters in the winder and A/C in the summer.

Inside, the owners upgraded to 9′ ceilings and 8′ doors. The plantation shutters add charm to the tall windows in every room. So “open and bright” is not just a cliche for this house.  They also spent a lot of money in the kitchen: ceaserstone quartz counter tops; 40″ cabinets and easy-close drawers; stainless steel appliances including a huge sink. The double vanities of both bathrooms feature slab granite counter tops and upgraded fixtures.  There is a large landing at the top of the stairs in addition to the 13′ x 14′ bonus room. An optional, 4th bedroom, could easily be added here. An upstairs laundry room is conveniently located to all of the bedrooms.

There is plenty of room for an RV and, or boat on the side of the home and still have room for a pool, family garden & orchard etc. The backyard measures nearly 100′ corner-to-corner.

With no homes in front of this house and virtually none behind it you can enjoy views of the foothills on both sides of the valley.

After watching the VIDEO Tour you should come see this great home in person. Just text, email or call me for your own, personal tour and I will arrange it for you.

‘New’, Big Hollister Home For Sale

After watching the VIDEO Tour of this nice home, text, email or call me for your own, personal tour.DJI_0250

901 Verissimo Ct., is a 5 bd., 3 full bth, home with 2,775 sq. ft. of living space. There is a downstairs bedroom and full bath. The owner paid roughly $20,000 more for the kitchen upgrades which include: stainless steal appliances, separate pantry and a sizable preparation island. Someone said: “it’s not an island, it’s a continent!”.

There are 2 separate heating and air conditioning zones and USB ports in a electrical outlet in each room. The bonus room upstairs is 13′ x 18′ and the master suite is 15′ x 18′.

This house sits on a corner lot in a private court and has a wide side yard with double gates for your boat or RV. The low maintenance backyard is ready for your personal design.

This 2 yr. ‘New’ home has hardly been lived in. The seller received a job expansion shortly after the purchase and hasn’t been home much.  This house even smells new.  Why not come and see it for yourself?

Sizable Executive Home, San Juan Bautista

_O2A3463-HDRAs this VIDEO Tour of 939 Via Rodriguez displays, here you can live close to all of the important venues but feel so far removed from the hustle and bustle.

It is a remarkable home tucked away in the foothills of San Juan Bautista just a mile from Hwy 101 which means “Gilroy Premium Outlet Center” and CalTrains are just 15 min. from here. 30 min. going the other direction takes you to the beaches and Monterey. San Juan Oaks Golf and Country is just down the road and there is a tennis and basketball court within this gated community of “Rancho Larios”.

Imagine breathtaking views in every direction. Then consider these features: 5 bedrooms plus a study/guest quarters; 5 full baths; 4 car garage; 2 fireplace, 4,700+ sq. ft. of living space, and all sitting on 21,700+ sq. ft. – a half of an acre. 10′ ceilings and 18″ diagonal tile with in-laid marble. Then, there is the ‘chef’s kitchen’: built-in frig, double convection ovens and microwave, a 6 burner commercial stove, custom drawers and pullout shelves, granite counter tops and a large preparation island.

The 19 fruit trees and grow boxes are on an automatic watering system and the huge backyard can become any flavor of playground you want.

Watch the VIDEO Tour then contact me for your own, personal tour. You will not be disappointed!

 

Open House: 1710 Morning Glory, Hollister

I’m hosting an Open House on Saturday, 3/4/17 from 1-4 PM. Warm chocolate chip cookies and a remarkable home_O2A1829 wait you.

This Stone Bridge built, 5 bd., 3 bth.  3 car garage and 2,650 sq. ft. of living space is a “turn-key” home. Seriously, it is not only move in ready it is freshly maintained.

Here are some pictures.  A VIDEO Tour will be launched Fri. afternoon.

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I hope to see you on Saturday.

Good News, Bad News In San Juan Baustista

This VIDEO Tour of 766 Avenida Del Piero in San Juan Bautista turned out really well. It is a gorgeous executive home which sits on a professionally_DSC2350-HDR landscaped , half acre and is bordered by a 510 acre Agricultural Land Trust. It offers 3 good size bedrooms and a nice office, 2.5 bathrooms and a finished, 3 car garage and 3,415 sq. ft. of living space. Travertine tile and plush carpet, 10′ & 12′ ceilings, recessed lighting and remarkable views out every window makes this home very desirable. It is an entertainer’s dream.

The good news is that it was available for you to buy.

The bad news: we received multiple offers, it sold over the asking price and sold in just a couple of days. People from many different areas were calling about the home. One gentlemen was going to drive down from Oregon (a 6 hr. drive) to buy it. He had seen the VIDEO Tour and wanted the home. However, to each all I had to offer was a different listing I am working on, in that same community, which should be on the market in a couple of weeks.

This has become my good news, bad news experience: with a nicely staged home and great marketing materials my listings sell quickly and typically for more than the owners asked. I’m becoming more comfortable with: “Sorry, it went quickly, however, I’m will have another listing in that same subdivision. Would you like me to send you it’s information?