WHAT YOU MAY HAVE MISSED THIS WEEK:
Controlled burns planned for Novato; smoke may be visible
"The Marin County Fire Department will be conducting controlled burns that may create visible smoke throughout Novato beginning this week, according to a statement from the agency. Burns were scheduled to begin May 26 on Big Rock Ridge’s northern slope near Vineyard Road, Wildhorse Valley, Marin Highlands, Indian Valleys, and the Country Club area of Ignacio..."
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Marin could move to COVID-19 yellow tier June 1
"Marin is likely to move to the less-restrictive yellow tier in the state’s COVID-19 safety rating system by June 1, the county’s public health officer told county supervisors Tuesday. Our cases are continuing to drop so that is the more likely scenario,” Public Health Officer Dr. Matt Willis said."
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Mill Valley Mansion Originally Owned By Appliance Magnate
"This private Mill Valley legacy estate was originally owned by appliance magnate Fritz Maytag. The sprawling mansion sits on 12.5 acres and is located near downtown. This home features meandering paths with stone walls, a magical fountain with waterfall, incredible Redwood and Palm trees — some over 100 years old. This south-facing estate is enveloped by lush gardens with abundant fruit trees."
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Mill Valley To Hold Memorial Day Parade Virtually
"MILL VALLEY, CA — Mill Valley will hold its annual Memorial Day Parade virtually this year. The I Love a Parade Committee has prepared a Memorial Day program that will be broadcast on its YouTube channel and its webpage Monday at 10 a.m."
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Which Bay Area summer events are happening — and which aren’t
"After a difficult year when most of us were stuck at home instead of being out at our favorite fairs and festivals, things are looking much better for the summer of 2021. But not every outdoor gathering will be coming back this year, and those that are may require masks, have capacity limits or other changes."
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Mortgage Rates Drop Below Three Percent
"Mortgage rates are down below three percent, continuing to offer many homeowners the potential to refinance and increase their monthly cash flow. In fact, homeowners who refinanced their 30-year fixed-rate mortgage in 2020 saved more than $2,800 dollars annually. Substantial opportunity continues to exist today, as nearly $2 trillion in conforming mortgages have the ability to refinance and reduce their interest rate by at least half a percentage point."
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One North Road
We are so excited to launch the listing of this one-of-a-kind masterpiece in Ross. It is an utterly unique home located on one of the most notable streets in Ross. The curb appeal is off the charts with this Timbrick cottage filled with storybook charm. The opportunity to view this generously scaled 2+ bedroom, 2.5 bath home is not to be missed.
The original Ray Thomas Olsen Timbrick home was professionally redesigned by Moller/Willrich and updated in 2004 by Red Horse Construction focusing on incredible attention to detail and timeless finishes. One North Road has what every Ross home buyer is looking for –Old world craftsmanship with modern kitchen, baths, and mechanical systems.
The gardens, pool and lawn are stunning with mature foliage and abundant flowers—it’s no surprise this charming residence was featured on the exclusive Ross Garden Tour. The layout and location work perfectly for many types of buyers.
Location is key and proximity to the Lagunitas Country club, Ross School, the Branson School, quaint downtown, Phoenix Lake, and the trails of Mount Tamalpais accentuate the value of this unique home.
Offered at $3,995,000 and available to show by appointment only.
Check this out before it's Gone!
913 Ventura Way, Mill Valley
Open House over Memorial Day weekend
Saturday, May 29, 1p - 3p
Sunday, May 30, 2p - 4p
Monday, May 31, 10a - 12p
Don't miss these incredible valley views of Tamalpais and Tennessee Valley Ridge from this sophisticated contemporary home in Marin Terraces. Bright and sunny glass breakfast room off chef's kitchen with formal dining room adjacent. Vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors, fireplaces in family room, living room and primary suite.
Plenty of room for indoor/outdoor living with decks galore, plus bonus room with full bath and separate entrance perfect for gym, office, or au pair. Temperature controlled wine storage room. So close to both San Francisco and Mt. Tam.
Book online with THIS LINK or simply come by!
Offered at $2,499,000
COVID protocols in place. PEAD available to sign on site.