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Welcome!   Cordon Real Estate is a full service, independent real estate brokerage providing sales, leasing and property management services for buyers, sellers and investors in the Wine Country areas of Napa, Sonoma, Solano and Marin Counties, plus the East Bay, Peninsula and South Coast. We specialize in all types of residential properties, land and small commercial properties. As an independent broker, we offer deep commission discounts without cutting corners on service. Click on any of the quick links above to get started or browse our site for additional information.

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Temporary Property Management Services

We provide temporary property management services because hard working landlords deserve a vacation. Whether you’re flying off for a couple weeks in the tropics or driving the RV to Yosemite for the weekend, we’ll cover for you. Tenant problem emergency response 24/7 Rent collection Emergency repairs Leasing … whatever it takes to keep your residential […]

Avoid Common Trust Real Estate Sales Mistakes

In a previous article, I discussed Tips For Buying Real Estate Sold By An Estate In Probate or Trust, which provided guidance for buyers in trust real estate sales. This article provides helpful tips for avoiding the most common mistakes made by sellers (trustees). If you find yourself in the position of trustee with responsibility for […]

All Real Estate Is Local

All real estate is local. Drive through most towns and it can be clearly seen that each community within the town, each neighborhood, has unique features. As a REALTOR®, I see those features reflected in market statistics and property values that can swing up or down by as much as 100% for similar properties located […]

Tips For Buying Real Estate Sold By An Estate In Probate or Trust

If you’re thinking about buying real estate sold by an estate in probate or held in a trust, here are a few helpful tips that could increase your success.  In previous articles regarding probate sales, I shared my experiences brokering California real estate held in probate or trust for many different types of properties, including condos, […]

Tips For Attending A Luxury Home Open House

Attending a luxury home open house is a good way to find a home that fits your needs and to gather ideas for remodeling, decorating and landscaping. Open houses held in luxury homes and estates, homes typically selling for $3M and up in most areas, are usually similar compared to those hosted for homes priced […]

Key Management Tips For Homeowners and Property Managers

“Where did I put my keys???!!!”  Those are words often cried with painful frustration as homeowners retrace steps, check pants pockets, dump purses, rummage through drawers… look everywhere for the magic ring that holds security and mobility. Even in this age of electronic everything, the simple mechanical key remains the most common tool for locking […]