Landscape Design

Landscape design ideas and tips for Marin & San Francisco Bay Area home owners. Residential landscape architecture in Marin County, California.

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Living the California life style just got easier at 613 Applebery Dr. San Rafael CA 94903

This is the perfect opportunity to get a slice of California living! Welcome to a classic Eichler with sleek modern updates for the ultimate indoor-outdoor living experience. This single level Eichler located in lower Lucas Valley has all the elements of a super fun home where you can relax, entertain and enjoy life year round.  The lush level yard is a ready to use paradise with so much to offer. Envision enjoying the refreshing pool on a hot summer day, swimming laps or just floating. How about endless fun on not one, but two fresh lawns. Be the center of the action while barbecuing or dining on the brick patio right off the kitchen and share good times

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927 Idylberry Rd. San Rafael, CA 94903: JUST LISTED Open Sunday Feb. 24, 2019

Be prepared to fall in love with this home, as it is the perfect blend of pristine original Eichler, custom Frank Lloyd Wright inspired Usonian element built-ins and a modern-day remodel. The kitchen features gorgeous quartz style slab counters and all new appliances while maintaining original layout, cabinets and lighting. Both baths are tastefully remodeled and flooded with natural light. Your feet will love the warmth from the radiant heat (copper pipe) on the unique new Sono flooring throughout the common areas and new carpet in all 4 bedrooms.

Original mahogany panel walls are in pristine condition and all non-paneled walls are freshly painted in a warm white

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Green Eco Home Improvements

The new year usually brings resolution about cutting spending. Consider including home energy efficiency upgrades – a decision that will save money and increase your comfort for as long as you live in your house – among your 2019 resolutions. Here are three ways to get started:

  1.      Energy Audit. Energy auditors test your house to see where you’re losing the most energy and recommend upgrades to improve energy savings and comfort.

  2.      Budget and plan. Prioritize your projects and start with those that bring the greatest saving.

  3.      Quick fixes. Do simple DIY projects – installing LED bulbs, caulking, and weather stripping – that bring immediate savings.

Ary Assadi
Marin Modern Real Estate
415-216-5653
Ary@MarinModern.com

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340 Olema Road Fairfax CA 94930 - Sold Off Market!

This home has it all! Located on .955 acre lot in the flats of Fairfax. The one level ranch style home is the centerpiece for this gorgeous, smart and well thought out property. Imagine living in a landscaped park with solar heated pool, changing room/full bath and storage, open platform tree house, expansive lawn, raised bed gardens, greenhouse, multiple decks, fire pit, detached guest house, over sized two car garage and ample off street parking! Really! What else could you possibly want in a home?

 340 Olema Road - sold off market

Main house offers 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths with open concept kitchen/living/Dining. Rustic wood features and a river rock gas fireplace create a cozy hang out space complete with accordion door and

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Charming, Convenient and Move-In Ready Fairfax Home

14 Willow Entrance + Patio

A Storybook Cottage conveniently located at the entrance to the quaint town of Fairfax. Fairfax is a unique community in Marin County attracting artists, avid mountain bike riders and those that enjoy a lively and colorful atmosphere. Excellent restaurants, live music and dancing venues and the gateway to the vast expanses of the West Marin open space and coastline.

14 Willow Hall Bath + Heath Ceramics

This home will pull at your heart strings! Custom architectural and design finishes enhance this tastefully updated 3 bed, 2 bath one-level home in downtown Fairfax. A stone’s throw to the Good Earth grocery store and located on the East side of town for easy access.

14 Willow Living Room

Formal Entry leads to a sunken living room with built

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340 Olema Road Fairfax CA 94930 - Off Market Listing!

340 Olema Road Fairfax - Off Market

A rare and unique property in the flats of Fairfax CA! 340 Olema Road Fairfax is a magnificent property that will appeal to a wide range of luxury home buyers. Perfect for active empty nesters or early retirees that want one level living as they look towards the future yet are still enjoying outdoor activities, gardening and entertaining. Also ideal for families or young professionals that want to enjoy the ample indoor and outdoor spaces. Property is .955 acre of flat usable space with well defined areas, beautifully landscaped and ideal for those that want to enjoy the outdoors at home.

340 Olema Road Fairfax - Great Room

The house has a rustic yet contemporary feel with hand scraped reclaimed white oak flooring and

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759 Tamarack Dr. San Rafael, CA 94903: OPEN SUNDAY Nov. 5, 2017 1-4PM offered @ $1,200,000

Spacious single level contemporary home on a huge lot

Set on almost ½ acre lot, this Kenney built Atherton Model, 3 bedroom/ 2 baths, 2,233 sq. ft. home (per tax records) has it all. Welcome through a tiled entry into a large formal living room/dining room with hard wood floors and a wall of windows that looks out to the huge back yard featuring pool, deck, patio, and a gentle up-sloped lot with fruit trees and gorgeous view of hills.

Continuing with a great floor plan, this single level home features 3 large bedrooms with hardwood floors (carpet in master), fresh paint and new carpeting in the two family rooms. The master bedroom features an en-

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With inventory continuing low and with plenty of demand out there, there is NO bad time to sell your home in Marin, Sonoma or San Francisco counties..we are so fortunate to be in such a high-demand desirable area! To that end, Fall 2017 is just around the corner and there are buyers out there looking for their new home.  As a realtor, I see homes and homes for sale year round and although spring tends to be the busiest selling season, real estate in Marin, Sonoma and San Francisco counties is well worth pursuing this time of the year.....there are always folks who need to move and are out there looking for their new home!

Folks are back from vacation, feeling refreshed and looking forward to upcoming fall activities as the season changes and with

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Coming Soon For Sale in the Lucas Valley Area of San Rafael

California resort style living describes this mid-century modern Eichler inside and out. Pool, spa and gorgeous hill views make every day a vacation! The entire home and systems have been meticulously maintained and upgraded with integrity. 4-bedroom model, now set as 3 with 2 baths and remodeled kitchen. Go to www.2149Elderberry.com for more information.

Hilary Davis, REALTOR (415)235-3133 Hilary@MarinModern.com

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Sweeping views of Mt. Tam and the surrounding hills from this sunny Southern facing private gated estate on over an acre of land. This warm and cozy single level iconic adobe ranch style home is reminiscent of architect Cliff May’s work in the 50’s that symbolized the Western Lifestyle featured in Sunset Magazine. It evokes an emotional response harkening back to the romance of the West and an earlier time in California.

This unique home exudes a comfortable charm with vaulted open beam ceilings, built-in bookcases, a wood burning fireplace in the living room, skylights, original paver tile floors and flagstone courtyard. There are 3 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, family room and an office with a separate courtyard entrance, remodeled kitchen, remodeled

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