Buying From a Builder in Dublin?

builder Buying From a Builder in Dublin?If you are considering purchasing a new home in Dublin in the future, the next 2.5 months may be an opportunity for you. The traffic for the builders has slowed down. Homes are not selling as they planned. They continue to build homes because it is what they do. Crews have been hired that need to be kept busy. Materials have been delivered.

How can you use this to your advantage? As we get closer to the end of the year, the builders need to sell the homes they have already built. In order to accomplish this, they will start offer more incentives in the form of credits for closing costs or upgrades. We have seen some standing inventory in some new developments already. In addition, builders have been sending emails to agents offering additional commission if we bring our buyers in and they purchase a home.

Mia and I can help you with your new home purchase. Remember to call us if you are interested in purchasing a new home prior to visiting the model home office. The sales agents want realtors to bring our clients in so they give us more information than a buyer walking into the office on their own. We can negotiate incentives and guide you through the process.

IKEA Store in Dublin CA?

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IKEA Store in Dublin Ranch?

ikea IKEA Store in Dublin CA?IKEA has submitted plans to the City of Dublin for a new store in Dublin that would open in two years. The home furnishings company hopes to build the store on the land between the Whole Foods shopping center and highway 580. The 339,000 square foot store would have 1,150 parking spaces. The retailer owns the entire 27.5 acre site, Dublin officials said. Separately the 6 acres next to the IKEA site are expected to be developed as retail, a restaurant and a boutique hotel. IKEA has not released the specific plan yet.
 
Many Dublin residents are opposed to the IKEA plans. Increased traffic is sighted as the major reason. The Dublin City Council will be reviewing the plans so stay tuned…

IF YOU ARE THINKING OF BUYING OR SELLING YOUR HOME IN DUBLIN RANCH PLEASE CALL THE DUBLIN RANCH EXPERTS AT (925)640-7788- MIA & BEVERLY TEAM ARE THE NUMBER 1 REALTORS IN DUBLIN RANCH. DON’T FORGET TO LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. KEEP AN EYE OUT FOR NEW LISTINGS COMING SOON! For more information on Upcoming Listings visit the mia and beverly team at www.dublinranch.com or email us at info@dublinranchnews.com

Dublin Ranch Event

Dublin Ranch Easter Egg Hunt

Easter Bunny Comes to Dublin Ranch

easter Dublin Ranch EventMia and Beverly are hosting their 14th annual Easter Egg Hunt at Ted Fairfield Park next to Green Elementary in the center of Dublin Ranch. The Easter Bunny will make a special appearance at 11:00am so bring your cameras. Crackers the Clown, a Dublin Ranch favorite, will be there making balloon swords and flowers for the kids. A professional face painter will be on hand to decorate the egg hunters faces. The egg hunt starts at 11:15 sharp so please be on time. 

IF YOU ARE THINKING OF BUYING OR SELLING YOUR HOME IN DUBLIN RANCH PLEASE CALL THE DUBLIN RANCH EXPERTS AT (925)640-7788- MIA & BEVERLY TEAM ARE THE NUMBER 1 REALTORS IN DUBLIN RANCH. DON’T FORGET TO LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. KEEP AN EYE OUT FOR NEW LISTINGS COMING SOON! For more information on Upcoming Listings visit the mia and beverly team at www.dublinranch.com or email us at info@dublinranchnews.com

Dublin’s 33rd Annual St Patrick’s Day Celebration

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Celebrate St Patrick’s Day in Dublin CA

St Patricks Day 2016 1 Dublin’s 33rd Annual St Patrick’s Day CelebrationJoin the fun on March 12 and 13th at the Dublin Civic Center, 100 Civic Center Drive. The event includes the two- day festival, 5k Shamrock fun run, parade, pancake breakfast and a gala dinner dance. Admission to the festival is free, and free parking will be available nearby. The fun begins at 10:00am and ends at 5:00pm. Highlights include three stages of authentic Irish music and dance, an Irish Marketplace, an Irish Tea Cottage, plenty of delicious Irish food and beverages, arts and crafts vendors, and a carnival.

IF YOU ARE THINKING OF BUYING OR SELLING YOUR HOME IN DUBLIN RANCH PLEASE CALL THE DUBLIN RANCH EXPERTS AT (925)640-7788- MIA & BEVERLY TEAM ARE THE NUMBER 1 REALTORS IN DUBLIN RANCH. DON’T FORGET TO LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. KEEP AN EYE OUT FOR NEW LISTINGS COMING SOON! For more information on Upcoming Listings visit the mia and beverly team at www.dublinranch.com or email us at info@dublinranchnews.com

New High School Coming to Dublin?

                           Dublin Ranch News – New High School Being Discussed

                         New High School in Dublin Ranch

 New High School Coming to Dublin?DUBLIN, CA – The Dublin Unified Board of Trustees unanimously approved a recommendation at Tuesday night’s regular meeting to initiate planning for a second high school to be constructed on the east side of the Dublin community.

The recommendation was presented by Superintendent Stephen Hanke following six months of work by the Facilities Master Plan Committee, which reached consensus on the plan at their February 16 meeting, setting the stage for Tuesday’s Board approval. The approved plan for the second high school is contingent on land acquisition and available funding.
The approved recommendation includes a master plan for a new second high school site for up to 2,500 students.
The planned high school will be a non-satellite, self-contained program. Construction should be done in phases with the first phase targeting 1,000 student capacity with a completion date of the first phase no earlier than fall of 2021.
“The numbers are clear, Dublin needs a second high school,” said Superintendent Stephen Hanke. “We are excited about putting plans in place to make it happen in phases. We thank the FMPC for the hard work put into this plan and to our community for the continued support of our schools.”
 Expansion of the high school would occur in a second phase of 500 students as capacity warrants and funding is available. Further expansion would be in increments of 500 students as capacity warrants and funding is available until 2,500 capacity is reached. Targeted completion dates for additional phases are still to be determined. The recommendation does not include identification of land or specific funding sources.
The district will be working to secure land, as well as funding through multiple sources (GO Bond Measures, Mello Roos, Developer Mitigation Agreements/Fees, state funding, City and local partnerships) to begin the construction process. The Board was also presented with potential contingency options should necessary funding not materialize.
The district initiated the Facilities Master Plan process in August 2015. A Facilities Master Plan Committee (FMPC) was formed with the charge to examine and discuss the facilities needs of Dublin Unified based on the mission, vision and goals of the district. Information on high school growth was provided to the FMPC by the district and Master Plan consultant LPA.
On February 16, the committee reached consensus on the recommendation that was brought to the Board of Trustees on Tuesday night.
“The Board feels strongly that a second high school is the right direction for the district in order to continue to offer the best educational opportunities for our students,” said Board President Dan Cunningham. “We appreciate the work of the Facilities Master Plan Committee and the input we have received from the community. Both have been invaluable to this important process.”
Dr. Hanke’s complete recommendation to the Board can be found at: https://dublin.csbaagendaonline.net/DublineAgenda/2727/10650/Files/2.23.16facilities_master_planhigh_school_growth_option.pdf.
 Click to view the original article from Dublin Patch:
 http://patch.com/california/sanramon/school-board-oks-second-high-school-dublin.

IF YOU ARE THINKING OF BUYING OR SELLING YOUR HOME IN DUBLIN RANCH PLEASE CALL THE DUBLIN RANCH EXPERTS AT (925)640-7788- MIA & BEVERLY TEAM ARE THE NUMBER 1 REALTORS IN DUBLIN RANCH. DON’T FORGET TO LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. KEEP AN EYE OUT FOR NEW LISTINGS COMING SOON! For more information on Upcoming Listings visit the mia and beverly team at www.dublinranch.com or email us at info@dublinranchnews.com