If you are thinking about buying a particular property in San Francisco you may be looking at nearby warehouses, parking lots and run-down shacks, wondering what might be built there in the future. As you may already know, views are not protected in San Francisco. Here’s a resource if you want to see if there […]

Oh my goodness, I have been selling real estate since 2002, but the last time I bought a property was in 2005. Right now I am representing a number of buyers in their search for a new place to call home in San Francisco, and I am also representing myself in an attempt to buy a […]

One of the most difficult maneuvers to do in San Francisco, for both agents and homeowners, is to sell and buy at the same time.  If selling first, a seller can ask for a rent-back, meaning they get to stay in their home after they sell it, for an amount of time and at a […]

*all info here is from the SF MLS, and there are other properties for sale but not listed on the MLS. 2190 Broadway #2E  $4,250,000  3BR/3.5BA/1PK  3200sqft dues $2,420/month Solidly located in Pacific Heights.  Built in 1973.  Baseboard heaters.  Parquet floors.  Finishes seem clean, simple, not expensive.  Listed by Sotheby’s and Pacific Union. ******* 2002 […]

“If only this property was located in Pacific Heights!” Well, if it were located in Pacific Heights, it wouldn’t be $3,500,000, it would be more like $7,000,000. The Hamilton Penthouse is located in District 8A of San Francisco, also known as “Downtown.”  It’s between Nob Hill and the Tenderloin.  It’s an edgy and trendy area.  […]

In Oakland, there’s a space station meets medieval community gathering hub meets international airport terminal lounge area: $21,000,000 Listed 10/3/2014   14,000 square feet and 5 parking spaces Fairy Tale Princess Castle in St. Helena     $16,996,000    LISTED 2/7/14 8,261 square feet and 2 parking spaces Will Somebody Please Buy this Penthouse in the Tenderloin?    $3,950,000    […]

I feel a little sheepish writing this, like I’m a Johnny-come-lately, or like I’m going to ruin some secret hotspots for the locals.  Already some in the area are complaining about the techies and hipsters descending, although they don’t complain about the Citrus Brioche or Coffee Cake at Jane, or the Cheese Scones at Hookers.  […]