All Blog Entries by Rebecca Perl

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10 Diverse Marin Hiking and Biking Trails

Hiking and biking in Marin is one the best ways to experience our amazing open spaces, panoramic views and unique neighborhoods.  With Spring just around the corner, it is time to get out and discover the over 100 trails along the coastal hills, parklands and through Marin's picturespue towns.

Below is a well-rounded list of links for hikers, cyclists, runners, dog-walkers, equestrians and birders - a little somthing for everyone.



  • Hill 88 - Hike/Bike Trail: Marin Headlands from Fort Cronkite/Rodeo Beach to the top of Hill-88 - Spectacular Views.   
  • Tennessee Valley: Mill Valley to the Pacific Ocean.  Offers wide partially paved trails with one fairly large hill to climb -Round Trip
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3 Things to Know Before Deciding Where to Buy a Single Family Home

In preparing to buy your first home, there are many factors to consider.  With price and interest rates still low, "Now is the time to buy!"  Below are 2 charts created by C.A.R with helpful information for first time buyers; take these steps to begin the process of buying your first home

  1. What is the entry level price for a single family home in the area I am interested?
  2. What will my monthly payment be, including property taxes and insurance?
  3. What is the minimum qualifying income needed to by a home in the area I like?



 The chart below breaks down price, monthly payment and minimum qualifying income for the San Francisco Bay Area counties; I have highlighted Marin County

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“Good Things Come to Those Who Wait.” 


Beautiful Mid-Century Eichler

I am excited to announce my recent sale of 81 Golden Hinde, San Rafael for $752,000.  After 6 long months my buyer is the proud owner of this fabulous 4 bedroom / 2 bath, atrium model Eichler situated on a corner lot.  Updated to the studs in early 2000, this pristine Eichler features a newer kitchen with stainless steel appliances and breakfast bar, tiled baths and concert floors.  The reconfigured master bedroom includes a large walk-in closet with custom built-ins and oversized bathroom.  The sparkling pool in the backyard provides an amazing water feature visible the minute you step through the front door into the open-air atrium.  The fourth bedroom off the atrium

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 I am pleased to announce the sale of this Grestle Park, vintage bungalow for $545,700.  From dark wood wainscoting, high coved ceiling, period windows and original hardwood floors, this home is a real charmer with 2 large bedrooms and 1 bath.  Sit on the spacious front porch lounge in the lovely, level backyard or journey to downtown San Rafael for coffee...the options are many.  A gardener's paradise backyard is just steps from the back sunroom. 

Our Marin inventory is still low, but being a full time real estate agent with many years of experience, I have the advantage of hearing about properties before they hit the market.  Let's meet to see if I can assist you. 

Rebecca Perl - 415-446-8017 -

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With great pleasure I announce the sale of this fabulous San Rafael Park 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom home in the Dixie School District for $820,000.  Location!  location! location!  Located off Las Gallinas an a quiet cul-de-sac with easy access to shopping, schools and Hwy 101.  A Boise Cascade built home boasting a gorgeous gourmet kitchen with cherry cabinets, granite counters with a large breakfast bar, stainless steel appliances, Jenn-Air gas cooktop and oversized pantry.  An entertainers paradise...private flat yard backing to undeveloped land with a large flagstone patio directly off the kitchen and family room.  Hardwood floors, travertine entry, dual-paned window, recessed lighting, crown-molding are just a few of the many upgrades featured in this

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