Concierge Auctions to Host Lender-Owned Luxury Auction of a Custom Home in Berkeley, California on December 19

No Minimum Bid Required to Participate - High Bid Subject to Final Confirmation

Dec 1, 2009

Concierge Auctions will host a lender-owned luxury auction of 6946 Bristol Drive in Berkeley, California on December 19, the company announced. Previously offered to $1.36 million, the property is listed by Patricia Duran of Red Crown Realty in cooperation with East Bay Sotheby's International Realty.

The 4,120-square-foot custom home, located in the Berkeley Hills, includes four bedrooms and four bathrooms. It boasts magnificent views of the surrounding area from all three of its expansive wood decks. Additional luxury features include three fireplaces, hardwood floors, and a gourmet kitchen with two Sub-Zero refrigerators and granite countertops.

"With its highly desirable location and expansive views of the surrounding hills, this immaculately built custom home is an incredible offering," stated Patricia Duran of Red Crown Realty.

"This auction represents the most compelling buying opportunity this area has seen in some time," stated Adele Wong of East Bay Sotheby's International Realty.

"We are excited to be working alongside Red Crown Realty and East Bay Sotheby's International Realty," stated Stuart Mattison, Director of Operations for Concierge Auctions. "By allowing the bidders to name the price, our process will enable the lender-owner to sell this property before the end of the year."

The auction will be held at 2pm PST on December 19 at 6946 Bristol Drive in Berkeley, California. No minimum bid is required to participate. The high bid will be subject to final confirmation. A $10,000 deposit via wired or certified funds is necessary to bid. View Terms and Conditions of Sale for full details. The property is available for preview daily from noon to 3pm, and by appointment. For more information, call Concierge Auctions at 877-214-3785 or visit

About Concierge Auctions:

Concierge Auctions is the preeminent luxury real estate auction firm serving high-end sellers nationwide. A leading provider of services for individual and institutional owners of luxury residential real estate, Concierge Auctions is revolutionizing the industry by offering an accelerated marketing process that obtains fair market value for high-end properties in a determined time frame. Building on a centuries-old method for selling the finest art and antiquities, the company combines the latest technologies and marketing programs with experienced personnel to generate the maximum value for the most premier properties in an open, competitive forum.

As a preferred auction provider to Sotheby's International Realty® and other luxury brokerage firms, the company has executed auctions throughout the country, from New York to Hawaii. The company's database includes more than 10,000 luxury real estate buyers and agents from all 50 states and 38 countries and territories. The principals of Concierge Auctions have been involved in the transfer of more than $2 billion in luxury real estate sales over the past 10 years. For more information, call 888-966-4759 or visit .

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