When it came to house hunting, Alison and Steve wanted to settle down, not settle. The East Bay-based couple was hoping to make their seventh move in ten years be their last—for at least another decade. Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Northern California came to the rescue by helping them purchase a 1,900 square-feet cottage with a great room for entertaining. “I love that it’s becoming our home,” says Alison, a product manager, who enjoys picking out paint colors and furnishings. “We’re putting equity into something that is ours.” Sometimes it takes a move to stay put. Settle in with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage.