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Posted inHousing & Development

Medieval-style North Berkeley ‘castle’ on market for $5M

Described as a “magical architectural masterpiece,” the 5-bedroom, 7.5-bathroom home that’s known as the Hume Castle at 2900 Buena Vista Way has been listed for sale, priced at $5 million. The medieval-style marvel was designed by John Hudson Thomas and built in 1929 for Samuel and Portia Bell Hume. Thomas took his inspiration from the 13th-century Convent […]

Posted inHousing & Development, Sponsored

Hot Property: 115 Parkside Drive, Berkeley

This charming Dutch Colonial home, with its gracious public rooms and wonderful kitchen/family room, was orginally built in 1926. It is located on the coveted Parkside Drive in the beautiful Claremont neighborhood, close to Round Park, Claremont Spa tennis and swimming, Star Grocery, BART and all the goodies that the Elmwood shopping district has to offer. Scroll […]

Posted inHousing & Development, Sponsored

Hot property: 2500 Prince Street, Berkeley

In the heart of the Elmwood, tucked into the quaint Bateman neighborhood, this three-bedroom, two-bathroom quintessential Craftsman home is a perfect blend of the old and new. The home’s period features, beamed ceilings, built-ins and abundance of architectural charm represent a rare piece of Berkeley history, while the light-filled kitchen and master suite are more modern additions. […]