San Francisco Listed Housing Inventory Update: February 28, 2011

San Francisco Listed Housing Inventory Update: February 28, 2011

Inventory of listed single-family homes, condos, and TICs in San Francisco increased 1.1% over the past two weeks to 1,415 active listings. Over the past five years listed inventory levels have increased an average of 5.9% in San Francisco during the same two weeks. Current listed inventory is up... Read More »

Phelan Loop Sale On San Francisco’s Land Use Agenda This Afternoon

Phelan Loop Sale On San Francisco’s Land Use Agenda This Afternoon

Amongst the items the agenda for San Francisco’s Land Use and Economic Development Committee this afternoon, the sale of 25,772 square feet of the City owned parcel at Ocean and Phelan Avenues to the San Francisco Redevelopment Agency for $4,056,580. The transfer would help clear the way for the... Read More »

The Penthouse Atop 567 Vallejo Cuts To Just $1,874 Per Square Foot

The Penthouse Atop 567 Vallejo Cuts To Just $1,874 Per Square Foot

With pre-construction expectations of $7.5 million, in 2009 the 2,081 square foot penthouse atop 567 Vallejo was listed for $4,750,000 where it remained for about a year before being withdrawn from the MLS last April. Relisted two weeks ago for $4,300,000, the list price for the “never been lived... Read More »

While One Is Ready To Sell A Neighbor Seems A Little Less So

It’s a plugged-in tipster that notes a pair adjacent condos for sale at 3110 California. Purchased in November 2005 for $967,000, this past September 3110 California #2B returned to the market seeking $979,000. Reduced and relisted a few times since, they’re now asking $849,900 (12 percent below 2005) for... Read More »

Another $150,000 Flushed At Albion Castle (881 Innes Avenue)

Another $150,000 Flushed At Albion Castle (881 Innes Avenue)

As we wrote in January: While the $10,592 throne is still in place and the listing continues to advertise “seller financing available,” the asking price for the Albion Castle (881 Innes Avenue) has been reduced another $200,000 to $1,599,000 (151 thrones). Once again, the seller is a mortgage banker... Read More »

Steel, Glass And Wood Behind The Victorian Facade At 778 Clayton

Steel, Glass And Wood Behind The Victorian Facade At 778 Clayton

If you happened to tour the “Mork-Ulnes Design Clayton Street Residence” on the AIA’s 2009 San Francisco Living Home Tour, the address for which was correctly pre-identified by a plugged-in reader, you’ve already been inside. At the time, however, 778 Clayton wasn’t on the market. But today, the renovated... Read More »

Saitwowitz’s Yerba Buena Lofts (855 Folsom) Showcase Unit Returns

Saitwowitz’s Yerba Buena Lofts (855 Folsom) Showcase Unit Returns

One of twenty-one terrace units at the 200-unit Saitowitz designed Yerba Buena Lofts, one of fifteen with two full baths, 855 Folsom #539 was purchased new for $690,000 in 2002. Customized with dual 18 foot motorized shades (including blackout), a Norbert Wangen designed Boffi K2 kitchen island (sans the... Read More »

752 Carolina On Our Minds (For The Second Time In Three Years)

752 Carolina On Our Minds (For The Second Time In Three Years)

Its three wings and 3,455 square feet around a central courtyard and surrounded by gardens designed by Jeffery Miller were built across three adjacent Potrero Hill lots in 1997. Asking $3,000,000 in early 2008, the sale of 752 Carolina quickly closed escrow with a reported contract price of $3,120,000... Read More »

A Bank-Owned BMR (No, Not BMW) In Pacific Heights

2760 Sacramento #6 is a Below Market Rate (BMR) one-bedroom condo in Pacific heights which was purchased for $211,500 in February 2003 with restrictions limiting its future resale value and pool of buyers. Despite the aforementioned restrictions, the owner refinanced the condo with a $272,013 first mortgage in 2005... Read More »

2808 Broadway Becomes Official Gold Coast Inventory At $25M

2808 Broadway Becomes Official Gold Coast Inventory At $25M

As plugged-in people know, the Willis Polk designed home at 2808 Broadway has quietly been on the market with a $25,000,000 price tag. Last night, it was officially listed. The four bedroom listing count for the Gold Coast property doesn’t include the two-bedroom apartment below for staff. Other numbers:... Read More »