Elaine King

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OCT 2020 - Re-Sale Homes in Summerset & Trilogy Vineyards

Posted On: October 9th, 2020 7:31PM

UPDATED 10/17/20:  Happy 4th & Final Quarter of 2020!  I know that I will be glad when this year is over; how about you?   Thanks for visiting my blog; it’s focus is Brentwood’s two “OVER 55” communities of Summerset & Trilogy Vineyards, and their re-sale homes.  I try to update weekly, so keep checking back for new listings.   For additional information or questions, call me (Elaine King) at 925-852-1659.


Summerset, built from 1994-2005, has 4 communities with 26 floor plans.  Brentwood Golf Club’s 27-hole course runs throughout the communities.  (This golf course is public, so dues do NOT support the course’s operation.  With this being the only open golf course in Brentwood; it has been very busy.)  HOA dues range from $95-$155, depending on community.  Each Summerset has tennis/bocce courts, a community center, library, a pool/ hot tubs and normally many classes and activities.  Once a resident of Summerset, you can attend classes/events at other Summerset locations.  Currently, with COVID all activities are halted, except the pool and tennis courts are open.  Here is a link to current re-sale Summerset homes: Click for SUMMERSET Re-Sale Listings


Trilogy Vineyards were first built in 2006, and are nearing their final phase of buildout.  This community is surrounded by grapevines & olive trees, and its hub is the beautiful Club Los Meganos!  This clubhouse has a concierge, restaurant, library, mail services, spas, swimming pools and VIEWS!  Like Summerset, their amenities are also on lockdown due to COVID.  HOA Dues currently are $346/month.  A Trilogy Vineyard re-sale home is a great way to purchase a home, without the wait to have one built.  A re-sale can usually save a buyer both money & frustration. Click for TRILOGY VINEYARD Re-Sale Listings

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SEPTEMBER 2020 - SUMMERSET & TRILOGY VINEYARD Re-Sale Homes

Posted On: September 5th, 2020 10:25PM

UPDATED 9/26/20:  Thanks for visiting this blog!  It’s focus is re-sale homes in Trilogy Vineyards & Summerset; located in Brentwood CA.  These two communities are for the “over 55” buyers.

 

Trilogy Vineyards was first constructed in 2006, and Shea is still building new homes in this community. Trilogy Vineyards is surrounded by grapevines & olive trees. Home sizes range from 1460-3000+ square feet. (It will number 1050 homes, when complete.)  This community features the FABULOUS Club Los Meganos; the main clubhouse with concierge, restaurant, library, mail services, spas, swimming pools and VIEWS!  HOA Dues are $346/month.  Building your dream can be a gratifying experience, and Shea is a great builder.  However, if you can purchase someone else’s dream, you usually save yourself money & frustration, with a re-sale home. Click for TRILOGY VINEYARD Listings


Summerset, a slightly older community, was built from 1994-2005; this community has 26 floor plans & 2,000+ homes. Brentwood Golf Club’s 27-hole course, runs throughout the communities. (Golf course is public, so HOA dues do NOT support the course’s operation.)  Summerset HOA dues range from $99-$155, depending on community.  Each Summerset village has a community center, tennis courts, bocce courts, pools and hot tubs for its residence’s enjoyment.   Click for SUMMERSET  Listings


If you have questions, call me at 925-852-1659

 

 

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AUGUST 2020 - Trilogy Vineyard's & Summerset Re-sale Homes

Posted On: August 3rd, 2020 7:28PM

UPDATED  8/30/20:   Hi!  Thanks for landing on my blog, which will focus on listed homes in two “OVER 55” communities: Summerset & Trilogy Vineyards.  All of these homes are located in Brentwood CA, 50 miles East of San Francisco. After researching, call me at 925-852-1659 for questions or a community tour.


Summerset was built from 1994-2005, with 26 floor plans & over 2,000 homes;  the 27-hole Brentwood Golf Club runs throughout the communities.  (This golf course is public, so Summerset does NOT support the course’s operation.)  HOA dues range from $95-$145, depending on community. Summerset has 4 gated communities; each community with bocce, tennis, pool, clubhouse and activities. Summerset residents can attend activities in the other communities, giving buyers multiple options on events/clubs/outings.  Click for SUMMERSET Listings


Trilogy Vineyards, a Shea Development,was first constructed in 2006, and they are still being built. When completed, the community will number around 1050 homes.   Trilogy Vineyards is surrounded by grapevines & olive trees. Home sizes range from 1460-3000+ square feet.  The focus of the development is Club Los Meganos (the main clubhouse, restaurant & spa)   If you love wine, the Wine Barn is a great gathering place to bottle & enjoy your grape of choice.   HOA Dues are $346/month.  Building your dream is a great experience!  However, if you can find somebody else’s dream, you usually save yourself money & frustration with a re-sale home.   Click for TRILOGY VINEYARD Re-sale Listings

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JULY 2020 - Brentwood's

Posted On: July 5th, 2020 10:04PM

UPDATED 7/28/2020 - This real estate blog’s focus is Summerset & Trilogy Vineyards; two “55+ communities” in Brentwood CA.   Half of the year is now over, and we are still experiencing Covid’s hold on our lives.  With the “over 55” buyer at a higher risk for this disease, many buyers have stalled their home search.  Buyers are out looking, but not in the numbers of previous summers.  With this softening, many more options are available. 

 

Trilogy Vineyards, first constructed in 2006, will number +/-1050 homes when completed.  Trilogy Vineyards is a resort lifestyle, with the beautiful Club Los Meganos at its core.  Indoor/Outdoor member dining, indoor/outdoor pools, tennis/bocce courts are all part of Trilogy living.  Home’s range from 1460-3000+ square feet.  The many gated villages surround the resort; HOA monthly dues are currently $346/month.  You can build your dream home, which is a great experience!  However, if you purchase somebody else’s dream, you may save yourself money,   frustration of upgrade selection, and rear yard installation.   One of Trilogy Vineyard’s most popular models is the Costa Dorada, brought back by buyer demand.  There are now 2 for re-sales, down from 4, ranging from $765K-$815K.  Click for TRILOGY VINEYARD Listings


Summerset homes are older, and may not have updated features.  However, homes are gently used, and start at a price point significantly less than Trilogy Vineyards.  Summerset’s 2000+ homes have the 27-hole Brentwood Golf Club, running throughout the communities.  (This golf course is public, so the community does NOT support the course’s operation.)  HOA monthly dues range from $95-$155, depending on community.  There  are 2 golf course homes for sale priced at $600K & $699K.  Summerset homes range in size from 980 – 2600+ sq. ft; something for every budget!  Click for SUMMERSET Listings


Summerset & Trilogy Vineyards are my focus, so call me at 925-852-1659.    I will answer your questions, provide you community tours, or keep you updated on home availability.   Stay safe & check back often for updates.

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JUNE 2020 - Summerset & Trilogy Vineyard Re-Sale Homes

Posted On: May 31st, 2020 11:58PM

UPDATED 6/20/2020 - Can you believe that it is already June 2020?  I hope you are healthy, and ready to find some great homes at Summerset & Trilogy Vineyards; Brentwood’s two “OVER 55” communities.   Buyers have some great choices in resales, as COVID has slowed the purchasing of homes over $500K. 

 

These 2 communities of Summerset & Trilogy Vineyards are my focus; so, if you have questions, please call me at 925-852-1659.    I will be happy to assist you with community tours .  With NO Open Houses, I will work with your needs to see the homes you want to target.


Summerset is the oldest of the two communities, built from 1994-2005.   Summerset has 26 floor plans, over 2,000 homes, with the 27-hole Brentwood Golf Club running throughout the communities.  Summerset has 4 gated communities; each community with bocce, tennis, pool, clubhouse and activities. Summerset residents can attend activities in the other communities, giving you multiple options on events/clubs/outings.  Click Here to View SUMMERSET Homes


Trilogy Vineyards homes were first completed by Shea in 2006, and they are still being built; when complete, the community will number around 1100 homes.   Trilogy Vineyards is centered around a resort lifestyle, bordered by grapevines & olive trees. Homes range from 1460-3000+ square feet.  The many gated villages surround Club Los Meganos (the main clubhouse, restaurant, spa, and tennis courts)   The NEW wine barn just opened, for additional space to enjoy with other residents.  Building your own dream is a great experience; but if you can purchase somebody else’s dream, you usually save yourself money & frustration on a re-sale home.  Click Here for TRILOGY VINEYARD Homes


Keep checking back to this blog, as I update it weekly.  Stay safe &call me with questions: 925-852-1659

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