Some buyers want an open concept. Scott and Molly wanted open space. Coming from a three-acre home in the Rocky Mountain area to coastal California, they faced a challenge—until they found a 1.3-acre house. “I knew it was ‘the one’ when we were standing in the backyard, surrounded by trees and monarch butterflies,” recalls Molly. “It felt like a peaceful sanctuary.” Now the family of four has plenty of privacy with three bedrooms and a guest house, which Molly plans on converting to an artist’s studio. “I can see myself here for the rest of my life,” she says. Let the rest of your life open up with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Northern California.