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Joseph Eichler homes in Marin County including Eichler properties in Lucas Valley, Terra Linda, Marinwood, San Anselmo and Mill Valley, California.

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Eichler Open House! 833 Montecillo Road in San Rafael

Saturday, March 7th, 2015 at 5:35pm. 180 Views, 0 Comments.

Eichler open house in San Rafael - 833 Montecillo. 

Run don't walk to my newest Eichler listing at 833 Montecillo Rd which is located in San Rafael's Terra Linda North Neighborhood.

Just listed for sale at $950,000, 833 Montecillo is an extremely well-maintained 4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom atrium model Eichler home which backs up to open space.  The first public open house for this Eichler listing will be held this Sunday (March 8) from 1-4pm.

While the home maintains much of its original charm and character, the home features a variety of thoughtful upgrades and enhancments including:

  • Updated kitchen with stainless steel counters & new appliances,
  • Newer flooring (hardwood & carpeting)
  • Designer lighting
  • Upgraded boiler for the radiant heating system; newer hot water heater 
  • Custom built book…

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833 Montecillo Road - Eichler Home Coming Soon!

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015 at 9:05am. 200 Views, 0 Comments.

New eichler listing for sale at 833 Montecillo Rd, San Rafael.  

I wanted to let our clients and friends know that I have a brand new Eichler listing that will be coming on the market later this week!

Located at 833 Montecillo Road in San Rafael's Terra Linda neighborhood, this is an extremely well maintained atrium model Eichler home which backs up to open space.    Property features include:

  • 4 Bedrooms / 2 Bathrooms
  • Updated kitchen and appliances
  • Newer roof and paint
  • Updated flooring and working in-floor radiant heat (copper pipes, newer boiler)
  • Fantastic location which backs up to open space and provides convenient access to shopping, public transportation, hiking trails, top rated schools and more.

Offered for sale at $950,000, 833 Montecillo is currently being prepared for sale but professional…

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New Eichler Listing in San Rafael - 773 Del Ganado Road

Thursday, February 26th, 2015 at 11:19am. 278 Views, 0 Comments.

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I wanted to let our clients and friends know about our newest Eichler listing which JUST hit the market!

Located at 773 Del Ganado Drive in San Rafael, this bright and move-in ready 3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom home (1,534 sq ft per tax records) is being offered for sale at $800,000.

The home has been extremely well maintained both inside and out and features a variety of upgrades and enhancements including new paint, new flooring, foam room, dual-pane windows, updated kitchens appliances, upgdated bathrooms and more.  

Conveniently located just blocks away from shopping, public transportation and top-rated (DIXIE) schools, you won't want to miss this new listing!

Stop by and preview the home this weekend (open Sunday from 1-4pm).   You can also take…

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Landscape Design for an Eichler or Mid-Century Modern Home - Before & After

Friday, January 9th, 2015 at 4:31pm. 699 Views, 2 Comments.

Clients Sharlene and Joel purchased their Upper Lucas Valley Eichler in the summer of 2011.  Over the past couple of years they have completely transformed the landscaping to compliment the clean lines of their home. Since many Marin Modern clients are Eichler homeowners or drawn to modern architecture, I asked Sharlene to share her vision and inspiration for the design.

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Vision:

Sharlene's vision started from the point of view that an Eichler is like an Ikebana - less is more, and empty space is just as important as the flower. The landscape should draw your eye to the architecture. With all of the glass along the back of the home it's important to have something interesting to look at while inside. When done…

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Gas Fireplace Inserts: Marin County

Friday, January 9th, 2015 at 8:23am. 449 Views, 0 Comments.

Gas Fireplace inserts: Marin County

Do love the warmth and ambiance of a cozy fire but are frustrated by the limitations of your current fireplace, no burn days and the cost and storage of wood? A gas fireplace insert may be a great option for you.

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I've always loved a natural wood fire; the ritual of preparing the fire, the smell and the crackle.  However, I live in an Eichler and my fireplace, like most Eichler's, has a wide opening and a short chimney above the roof. This combination most often leads to a smoky home and a lot of disappointing attempts to create a cozy living room experience. A few years ago, unwilling at the time to give up on my traditional fireplace, I had a smoke guard, gas log starter and taller stack…

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10 Things I Love about San Rafael, CA 94903

Saturday, November 29th, 2014 at 9:37am. 802 Views, 0 Comments.

10 Things I Love about the 94903 zip code

Growing up in San Rafael 94901, I didn't venture much into the Northern part of San Rafael except for an occasional trip to the bid "E" at Northgate Mall, a summer splash at the Terra Linda rec center pool and of course my annual adventure to the Marin County Fair.  In fact, as a SRHS Bulldog, Terra Linda was the rivalling land.  All that changed when I bought my first house in the early ‘90's in Terra Linda.  It was a mid-century modern home and the beginning of my new found love for the 94903 zip code. Over the last 20 years I have lived in Terra Linda and Lower Lucas Valley. The following are 10, of the many  things, I love about 94903. There are so manymore...what are your favorite…

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733 Appleberry Drive, San Rafael - New Eichler Listing in Lower Lucas Valley

Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 2:05pm. 653 Views, 0 Comments.

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I'm excited to present my newest Eichler listing, a very tastefully updated Eichler home located at 733 Appleberry Drive, San Rafael (see: www.733Appleberry.com) which was just listed for sale at $875,000.

Built in 1958, this 4 bedroom Eichler home has been extensively (yet tastefully!) updated and is ready for you to move right in!  Property features include:

  • Open 4BR/2BA floorplan with walls of glass throughout
  • Expanded living area (garage conversion which expanded the family room) 
  • Updated kitchen with granite countertops and newer appliances
  • Remodeled bathrooms
  • Updated, contemporary flooring with cozy in-floor radiant heating underfoot
  • Foam roof
  • Located in the desirable Dixie School District, this home offers close proximity to…

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8 Cabrillo Court - New Eichler Listing with Swimming Pool

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 3:28pm. 596 Views, 0 Comments.

Eichler listing for sale.  8 Cabrillo Ct is listed by Renee Adelmann of Marin Modern. 

I wanted to let our clients and friends know about my newest Eichler listing at 8 Cabrillo Ct in San Rafael.

I just had the home staged and professionally photographed (and you'll see it on the MLS later this week) however I wanted to give folks an opportunity to learn more about the property before it hits the market and in advance of the first public open house this Sunday from 1-4pm.   

8 Cabrillo Court is a 4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom, atrium model Eichler home located in San Rafael's Terra Linda neighborhood.  Property feaures include:

  • Open & airy atrium-model floor plan with floor to ceiling glass throughout,
  • Working radiant heat with upgraded boiler,
  • Expanded master bedroom & updated baths,
  • Expanded kitchen with gas cooktop,
  • updated…

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648 Las Colindas Rd, San Rafael - Eichler just listed for $915,000

Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 5:54pm. 641 Views, 0 Comments.

Eichler listed for sale by Marin Modern Real Estate. 

I wanted to let my clients and friends know that I just listed a stylish and sophisticated Eichler Home at 648 Las Colinda Road in San Rafael.  

Larger than most neighboring homes,  the home has a spacious feel with 4 bedroom 2 1/2 bathroom, 2 car garage,  2,118 square foot Eichler home (per tax records) is ready to move right into! It is rare that a home has been so meticulously maintained and cared for by the owner like this one.

Some of the wonderful features of this house include working radiant heat, an updated foam roof, sheet rock, hardwood parquet floors, newer marble flooring in living room and patio to create a blurred indoor/outdoor space,  The expanded floor plan was built to create a more usable and efficient home and…

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Stunning atrium model Eichler Home in Upper Lucas Valley - Just Listed!

Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 10:43am. 614 Views, 0 Comments.

Marin Modern Eichler listing in Upper Lucas Valley. 

I'm pleased to present my newest Eichler listing at 31 Mt Foraker in San Rafael.

This amazing 4 bedroom/2 bathroom 1882 square foot (per tax records) atrium model Eichler home with a 2 car garage is simply a wonderful property. This remodeled and well cared for home is the epitome of quality, style, and sophistication. The light filled kitchen is updated, has a pantry, a large extra bonus hobby/laundry room, and opens to a cozy family room. The home has numeroud skylights, a foam roof, an  updated radiant boiler, and more!

Enjoy sitting in your open living room with glass walls and a wood burning fireplace and  taking in expansive views of lush green hills. The home has a well manicured and landscaped large flat yard with an…

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