Tag Archives: San Francisco

San Francisco Real Estate: Should I Wait Until There is More Inventory Before I Buy?

As I write this, it is January 27, 2015, and inventory in San Francisco seems very low.  Prices seem high.  Everything is relative, but relative to what? Is now a good time to buy?  How is the market?  Will more property come on the market in the Spring?  These are frequently asked questions. The market […]

The Rise of The Furnished Rental: San Francisco’s Best Real Estate Investments

San Francisco has notoriously strict rent and eviction control rules, so why would anybody want a multi-unit property here as an investment?    I once saw a 4-unit building for sale in the Mission Dolores area.  One unit pretty obviously housed a hoarder who was causing a health issue as well as a severe fire hazard in […]

Help, I Have Too Much Money!

Recently sell your company and make a bunch of money?  What to do with it? Buy a penthouse!  Have a party!  Remodel the penthouse!  Sell it for more than you paid!  Hire a financial manager?  Give your friends and family some money?  Worry, worry, worry?  Contact the IRS?  Buy your mom a house.  Go back […]

Investing in San Francisco Real Estate

In Love With My Dream House… Modernist Beauty in Sausalito

I really don’t see any home on the market right now to rival this one if you are fond of Modernist dwellings and design. Listed by Sean McArdle from Pacific Union:          4 Lower Crescent Ave., Sausalito Personally I would rehearse a band downstairs, or write a novel.  Also, the lower level […]