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What is the initial transfer fee to “buy in” to Rossmoor? What is the Golden Rain Foundation?

Initial Transfer Fee to “buy in” to Rossmoor

When a home buyer purchases a home in Rossmoor, they pay a fee to the Golden Rain Foundation ($10,000 as of July 1st, 2019). This fee helps to support the Golden Rain Foundation operate and maintain the Continue reading


Posted on June 24, 2019 at 8:13 pm
Thomas Nevin | Posted in All Blog Posts, Rossmoor |

Partnering with a Real Estate Agent to help sell a home for a parent or loved one

Selling a home for a parent or loved one can be extremely stressful, especially when working full-time or when out-of-area / out-of-state.

As a full-service, SRES-certified real estate professional, I can…  Continue reading


Posted on June 17, 2019 at 7:11 pm
Thomas Nevin | Posted in All Blog Posts, Information on Selling a Home, Rossmoor | Tagged , , , ,

Is Rossmoor strictly a retirement community, or do residents of Rossmoor work?

Rossmoor is an age 55+ resort community.  Many individuals buy real estate in Rossmoor to enjoy their retirement; however, many residents at Rossmoor work (approximately 33.4 percent*).  Employed residents purchase Rossmoor real estate (condominiums, cooperatives, and single-family detached homes) to enjoy Rossmoor’s carefree lifestyle & activities, central location, proximity to San Francisco, great weather, 24/7 security, and transportation options.  Continue reading


Posted on June 5, 2019 at 8:02 pm
Thomas Nevin | Posted in All Blog Posts, Rossmoor |

How to Buy Real Estate in Rossmoor, Walnut Creek CA 55+ community

Buying real estate in Rossmoor is similar in many ways to buying real estate in any other community; however, there are significant differences.  Hiring an agent who specializes in Rossmoor and is familiar with the specific procedures is important to a smooth and successful purchase.

Here are some quick points for individuals interested in buying real estate in Rossmoor, the premier 55+ community in Walnut Creek:
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Posted on May 26, 2019 at 9:04 am
Thomas Nevin | Posted in All Blog Posts, Rossmoor |

What is the difference between a cooperative and a condominium at Rossmoor?

Many are confused by the difference between condominium and cooperative real estate at Rossmoor.  At Rossmoor, there are three primary forms of residential ownership real estate; the stock cooperative (CoOp), the condominium (Condo), and single-family detached homes. Each of these  Continue reading


Posted on May 21, 2019 at 9:04 pm
Thomas Nevin | Posted in All Blog Posts, Rossmoor | Tagged , , , ,

What do HOA Fees at Rossmoor include?

HOA fees at Rossmoor, Walnut Creek, include significantly more than the typical homeowners association fees at other condominium communities.

  • 24/7 Security service and front-gate monitoring
  • Use of all common facilities such as…  Continue reading

Posted on May 14, 2019 at 10:21 pm
Thomas Nevin | Posted in All Blog Posts, Rossmoor | Tagged , ,

I’d like to visit Rossmoor to see if it’s a good fit for me. How do I get into or tour Rossmoor Real Estate for sale and Rossmoor?

Because Rossmoor is a gated, 24/7 secure community, only residents and their guests are permitted unrestricted entry. However, you may visit Rossmoor or tour Rossmoor real estate for sale by  Continue reading


Posted on May 7, 2019 at 8:51 pm
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What does real estate at Rossmoor look like, and what does it cost? Additional Rossmoor costs?

With approximately 6,700 residential units within three cooperative (co-op) groups, 14 condominium (condo) groups, one single-family home development, and over 100 different floor plans/configurations… Continue reading


Posted on April 21, 2019 at 8:32 pm
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