Carriage Hills is in Richmond. A community of homes located between Pinole Valley Road and San Pablo Dam Road. Castro Ranch Road divides north Carriage Hills and South Carriage Hills. One of the most desirable places to live in Richmond.... more
Many factors would have to play into that. There could be a house listed for $250K that is really worth $275K that will end up in multiple offers. There could be a house listed at $250K only worth $200K because the seller is unrealistic at the time.
If you want to look at houses higher than you can get a loan for I would bid on short sales. They take a while with no guarantee but if you can snag one you can usually get a good deal.
I work the area if you are looking for a Realtor.
Good Luck if I don't hear from you.... more