Welcome to one of the Scrabble “bunus” rounds of the Blogging from A to Z Challenge! Yes, some of the letters are worth more points, because they’re Quite harder to play. And there aren’t any cities in the entire Bay Area that start with the letter Q, so we’re going to have to come up with another Quality. And we’ll have the same Quixotic Quest again when we deal with X and Z!
So, are there any other place names we can use? Neighborhoods, local landmarks, that sort of thing? San Francisco has 118 distinct neighborhoods, and not one starts with the “Scrabble Challenge Trio.” Ditto for the 33 hoods in San Jose. (Which raises a Question: why does San Jose, with more geography and more people, have much fewer place names?)
Fortunately, we are about to be Quietly rescued by Redfin, who helpfully has their very own Quirky neighborhood names!
Update 10:16 AM: See added picture and graf toward the end. Quite Quintessential.
1,713 Sq. Ft.
$432 / Sq. Ft.
Lot Size: 7,980 Sq. Ft.
On Redfin: 3 days
Property Type: Detached Single Family
View: Mountains, Neighborhood, Valley, City Lights
County: Santa Clara
AMAZING EVERGREEN HOME–ONE HOUSE AWAY FROM GROESBECK HILL PARK! BRIGHT VAULTED ENTRY, GOURMET KITCHEN WITH STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES, GRANTITE COUNTERTOP, SEPERATE DINING RM W/ GRANITE WET BAR, TILE IN KITCHEN AND HARDWOOD FLOOR IN HALLWAY, BAY WINDOW IN LIVING RM, CEILING FANS IN MOST ROOMS, FLAGSTONE PATIO WITH SPORTS COURT, FRUIT TREES, CUSTOM-BUILT VIEWING DECK IN BACKYARD! RENTS $3,100/MO
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Now while this home isn’t the sine Qua non of Questionable real estate, it has certain Qualifications for the front page. Head off to the comments with your Questions and Quell any doubts that we would come up with some Quip. Or Quirk.
Update 10:16 AM: Or in the case of this Quality structure on the left, we’re wondering how it will fare during the next Quake.
We could share even more pictures. Or we could always Quit.