John Caronna
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Multi-Unit Investment Properties

Your Trusted Partner for East Bay Investment Real Estate Advice
  • East Bay based apartment investment-grade real estate specialist (Alameda, Contra Costa Counties) and apartment building owner since 1999.
  • Over 17 years of first-hand experience with all facets of multi-unit property management including rent control parameters, tenant relations, and property maintenance.
  • Expertise with 1031 exchanges and identifying tax deferred exchange properties
  • Member of the East Bay Rental Housing Association for as many years and currently serve on its Government and Community Affairs Board.

Recent relevant Multi-unit articles

Recent Multi-Unit Transactions
                                                         2508 Acton St, Berkeley
                              Triplex plus cottage, great vintage property with upgrades.
                                             Sold for over 3% over asking price!
                                                (Represented the Seller)
30 Nicholl St, Point Richmond:
7 units in Historic downtown Pt. Richmond
Over 35% upside in rents, with no rent control!
(Represented the buyer)
Clawson Lofts, NOBE, Oakland
Fantastic Loft investment opportunity
(Represented Seller!)
Dwight St, Berkeley:
4 plex, with vacant 3 bedroom unit.
Perfect for owner occupy, pay less than market 
to own!
(Represented buyer)
                                                   4242 Gilbert St, Oakland
                                                5 Units, 3 rent control exempt!
                              2 blocks from Piedmont Ave, over 30% rent upside
                                                (Represented the buyer)
616 Hillsborough, Oakland (Pending):
duplex with non-conforming 1 bdrm
Great upside in rent, owner occupy opportunity
(Representing Buyer) PENDING


3408 Richmond Blvd, Oakland (18 units) Representing Buyer 
Great cash flow from day one. Over 40% upside in rents.
                                       3699 Highland Road, Lafayette, CA.
                                             Represented Buyers
                                       448 Sunnsyside Ave., Oakland (duplex)
                                                      Represented Seller 6% over asking price!
575 Valle Vista
These are some of the multi-units properties that I have worked on, and I would love to advise you on your purchase or sale of your property! 
Contra Costa and Alameda Counties are my expertise.
Managing our multi-unit properties is keeping me up to speed with everything that is currently happening of multi-unit owners. I am happy to help you with your current properties or in your search!
I bring my experience and expertise to your investment property needs.  Please let me know if you own a comparable building and want advice on its value or market rents, or are looking for a trusted adviser for an investment property purchase.
John CaronnaColdwell Banker  5 Moraga Way Orinda, CA
Phone: (925) 253-4648