Alamo

Restaurants

Maggieray’s Barbecue Closes in Alamo – Lamorinda Pizza Opening Soon


3206 Danville Blvd, Alamo

Thanks to a reader for sending word that Maggieray’s Barbecue closed in Alamo late last year. As you can see in the above photo, this is the location where Lamorinda Pizza will be opening. According to their Facebook page expect a late February or early March opening. This is directly across from the Alamo ACE Hardware on Danville Blvd.

Gyms

Orangetheory Fitness Coming to Alamo Plaza

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Alamo Plaza Shopping Center

The heart rate monitiring gym, Orangetheory Fitness is spreading all over the East Bay with the latest location coming to the Alamo Plaza shopping center next to the post office. Check for updates on their Facebook page here. Thanks to a reader for sending word.

From their website:

Orangetheory Fitness offers 60-minute workout sessions split into intervals of cardiovascular and strength training with heart rate monitors to track intensity and maximize metabolic burn. Increase energy, get visible results and burn more calories, even after leaving the studio. That’s the Orange Effect!

Real Estate

House of the Day

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Brendan Moran is a broker associate with The Moran Group at Keller Williams Realty. Neither he nor any company he’s affiliated with represented any of the parties or were directly involved in the transaction reported below. The source of information is Contra Costa Association of Realtors MLS. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.

This Stonegate stunner in Alamo sold for $200,000 over the list price of $2,500,000 without ever having to hit the market. Five bedrooms, four and half baths and 4860 sq ft on a mostly flat acre lot. It’s tough not to fall in love with a kitchen like that. Plus, the home has a library, pool and backs to the open space.

Address: 230 Dorchester Lane, Alamo
List Price: $2,500,000
Sold Price: $2,700,000
Days on Market: 0
Close of escrow: 6/03/16

Listing courtesy of Andrea Scott, Alain Pinel Realtors

Real Estate

House Deal of the Day

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Brendan Moran is a real estate broker with Moran Real Estate Group and a partner with Executive Brokers. Neither he nor any company he’s affiliated with represented any of the parties or were directly involved in the transaction reported below. The source of information is Contra Costa Association of Realtors MLS. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.

Address: 2070 Pebble Drive, Alamo
List Price: $1,725,000
Sold Price: $1,475,000
Days on Market: 164
Close of escrow: 2/23/16

This five bed, three and a half bath home just south of Stone Valley Road in Alamo took a little time but finally sold for $250,000 less than the list price. It has a half-acre lot, gourmet kitchen, lots of deck space and it’s at the end of a court. Oh yeah, and a three car garage.

Listing courtesy of Danielle Cranston, J. Rockcliff Realtors.