There are many possibilities for you in this price range. If you like, I can sent you a list of properties in your price range as soon as possible so you can see how it matches up to what you are looking for. Good luck~
There are also foreclosures and conventional sales in the San Ramon area for that price range. Short sales are always an option, but they are risky and can take many months before you get an answer from the lenders involved.
Any one of us would be happy to set you up on an MLS email search with perimeters that you choose. Please contact any one of us for that service.
A short slae is your most likely bet. For more information on buying a short sale, check out the link below. I'll have more short sales in San Ramon in the next two weeeks.