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Home sales in California are projected to rise to 428,300 units in 2018, a slight increase of 1.0 percent from 2017. Tight supply and low housing affordability continue to hinder market growth and put upward pressure on home prices. The statewide median price of existing single-family homes is expected to reach $582,000, an increase of 8.2 percent in 2018 when compared to the prior year.
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Honored to be able to work with the City Manager office and sincerely appreciate their support to bring the residents of Alameda together.
Really proud of the boys because it meant a lot to them to see so many people come together.
Thank you to all the volunteers - April, cindy, Julie, Sarah, Jack and Margaret.
I am honored to work with the city again. A couple of years ago I become the admin for Alameda Peeps a closed FB group that has grown to about 10,000+ people in Alameda.
When doing so, I switched the focus of the group to be active in the community through supporting local business and charities that needed help. In my tenure we have helped raised and contribute over 1 milliion dollars in donated food, goods, and cash that has gone directly to either people themselves or organizations with little admin waste.
We have helped countless families with the Alameda Food Bank Turkey fundraiser for Thanksgiving with a total of over 5000 Turkeys, we helped the City of Alameda with their toys for tots campaign and last year was their biggest amount of toy donations and volunteers. We held a blood drive that saved up to 90 peoples lives. We've held fundraisers for schools and cats. We sent a cat to a permanent home in Pittsburgh, PA, we have found animals, given rides to strangers, jumped dead batteries, supported local business through cash mobs, held grand Peepenings for new businesses, and so much more.
So to receive this email from Jim is an honor and in the end when I see the group and community pull together to help those who are less fortunate, those who we will never meet or be given a thank you and it is refreshing that we do it because we are grateful, kind and humbled.
Truly humbled and honored. Being recognized has never been a driving force behind anything I do. I think it has to do with my Pop and fishing with him every weekend. We never fished to catch the biggest one or to catch the most. It was to simply do something you enjoyed that made you want to try and do your best. Sometimes we succeeded and sometimes we failed but that was never the point. The point was did we give it our all when no one watching? (even when it was just us watching eachother).
I didn't campaign. I mean, how do you campaign for Person of the Year without being some ego maniac. Last year I was nominated and I campaigned but not of my behalf, it was a woman/mom/wife who passed away at a very early age of cancer. She won and I was honored to help. In fact, thrilled. She was a better person that I could ever be.
So here I am needing to justify this to myself. Yeah, Im well known but that doesn't deserve an award. What is it that makes me worthy. Its important to me that it means something and that it was earned. I mean we're talking about Person of the Year, that's pretty special.
So I thought about it and really, I just want to say thank you to everyone who supports me and my efforts. If it weren't for your help nothing I think of or try to do would ever happen without your support. I can think aloud, say "hey lets do this", but if no one buys into it, nothing gets done.
So with that, I am pretty humbled by the successful efforts below:
SONOMA STRONG campaign which involved to many peeps to mention (and I don't know or remember all their names) Lisa Scultz, Lisa Knittel, Sam Hensley, Malia Vella, Liz Rodriguez, Otto Wright, Vadette Goulet Teamsters and many many more.
So in closing, I want to thank all of you who help me, if it weren't for you believing in me or the cause, the award wouldn't happen and we wouldn't have helped so many people.
Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!
Always and honor to be recognized for the successfully representing our clients. We were humbled to make the plaque 1/4 of the year!
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