The first hurdle was cleared... an accepted/signed offer from the seller.
We've been really hush-hush about the whole process as the house was caught in probate-limbo for some time... and good-ol' southern superstition gets the best of me every time (we didn't want to jinx it).
So, short story is that we're set to be the newest owners of an Eichler-built home in the Bay area. Until we close, we'll leave it at that... it will need a lot of work... thus the blog.
There were, however, some great photo-ops in the house during the first few visits (lots more to come):