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Lake Tahoe’s Tessie: California’s Loch Ness Monster
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by The CE Shop Team

Tahoe Tessie is a lake creature that resides in North America’s largest alpine lake. Let’s locate a Tahoe Lake home for California’s Loch Ness Monster.

Ponzi Playground: Northern Californians Robbed of Millions
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by The CE Shop Team

California real estate investor Sanjeev Acharya has reached a settlement deal with the SEC after allegedly defrauding 250 investors of nearly $119 million. 

Facebook Is Entering the Real Estate Business
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by The CE Shop Team

Facebook’s recent plans for a new community development have sparked both interest and scorn by local neighborhoods.

Remarkable Northern California Luxury Homes
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by The CE Shop Team

Northern California is home to some of the country’s most breathtaking oceanside paradises that would make even high-end resorts look like piddly starter homes. 

These Historic Northern California Buildings Are Golden
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by The CE Shop Team

Northern California is home to an iconic array of architecture. Step inside three of these storied structures, whose backstories might just surprise you.

Historical Wags: How Ohlone Dog Park Changed America
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by The CE Shop Team

Berkeley’s Ohlone Dog Park is widely regarded as the nation’s very first dog park. Here’s the history and how this in-demand feature applies to real estate.

Racial Bias in California Housing and How You Can Help
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by The CE Shop Team

Minority owners still grapple with the effects of redlining, racial steering, and racial bias when it comes to homeownership. Here’s how you can help.

This Women-Led CRE Team Is Building Big in the Bay Area
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by The CE Shop Team

Women are underrepresented in commercial real estate across the nation. Now, a nearly all-woman team is tackling one of the Bay Area’s biggest projects.

2021: What to Expect in Northern California Real Estate
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by The CE Shop Team

After an odd 2020, real estate agents are in demand. From falling unemployment rates to rising prices, here’s what Northern California agents can expect.

Yosemite Is the Perfect (Distanced) Holiday Getaway
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by The CE Shop Team

Looking to get out of the house but maintain a safe distance this holiday season? Yosemite is now a winter wonderland with an array of activities to enjoy.