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What Would You Do With 57 Acres 20 Minutes From SF And SFO?

What Would You Do With 57 Acres 20 Minutes From SF And SFO?

A twenty minute drive south from the heart of San Francisco and twenty minutes from SFO, a 57-acre parcel overlooking the Pacific Ocean in Pacifica is on the market with a “suggested offering price” of $6 million and offers due by November 15. The marketing notes an “opportunity for... Read More »

Got Cash?  Noe Valley Home Scheduled For Foreclosure (Again)

Got Cash? Noe Valley Home Scheduled For Foreclosure (Again)

Purchased for $1,450,000 in 2006 with a first mortgage for $1,000,000, a second mortgage for $304,500 and $145,500 (10 percent) down, the owner of the Noe Valley home at 4287 23rd Street has been in default since 2010. While the past due amount on the one million dollar mortgage... Read More »

Nine New Hayes Valley Condos For As Little As $237K A Piece

Nine New Hayes Valley Condos For As Little As $237K A Piece

Nine of the 63 new Hayes Valley condos under construction at 300 Ivy (aka 401 Grove Street) will be sold for as little as $236,862 for a 624 square foot one-bedroom and $355,404 for one three-bedroom with 1,605 square feet. So what’s the catch? As part of the Mayor’s... Read More »

38 Brand New Apartments In San Francisco Renting For A Grand!

38 Brand New Apartments In San Francisco Renting For A Grand!

While the going price for a new studio apartment in San Francisco is averaging over $2,300 a month, and NEMA’s model unit would rent for closer to $2,500, twenty-two of the brand new studios in the luxury building at the corner of Market and Tenth will be rented for... Read More »

A Competition To Rethink The Space Beneath Highway 280

A Competition To Rethink The Space Beneath Highway 280

With a conceptual plan to take down Highway 280 north of 16th Street in San Francisco, eliminating the ramps at Sixth and Brannan and at Fourth and King and building a street-level boulevard in its place, a design competition to rethink the use of the space beneath the highway... Read More »

SFMOMA’s Snøhetta-Designed Expansion Has Broken Ground

SFMOMA’s Snøhetta-Designed Expansion Has Broken Ground

SFMOMA’s Snøhetta-designed 225,000-square-foot expansion officially broke ground this morning. Tomorrow, a free four-day public countdown celebration begins. And starting June 3, the museum will be under construction and closed for two and a half years. When SFMOMA reopens in early 2016, the museum’s gallery space will have more than... Read More »

Past Due In Presidio Heights

Past Due In Presidio Heights

As plugged-in people should be well aware and positioned to take advantage, the majority of foreclosures in San Francisco have occurred outside the boundaries of the oft maligned District 10 over the past few years. Speaking of which, in and out of foreclosure since 2009, the 3,480 square foot... Read More »

The Historic Atherton House Is Headed For The Courthouse Steps

The Historic Atherton House Is Headed For The Courthouse Steps

The Atherton House at 1990 California Street was built in 1881, commissioned by Dominga de Goni Atherton, widow of land speculator Faxon Dean Atherton after whom the town of Atherton down in San Mateo was named. The house was subsequently divided into 12 apartments and landmarked in 1974, “despite... Read More »

Postcard Row On The Courthouse Steps

Postcard Row On The Courthouse Steps

As we wrote about the San Francisco Postcard Row home at 722 Steiner in 2010: First listed for $3,999,999 in February, reduced a few times, and last asking $3,199,000 before being withdrawn from the MLS in , 722 Steiner has been relisted asking $2,950,000. And the listing now... Read More »

Calling All Billionaires Looking To Build Something Big On Broadway

Calling All Billionaires Looking To Build Something Big On Broadway

As we first reported in August, the development plans for the verdant vacant lot at 1000 Broadway were recently dusted off having lain relatively dormant for the past six years. While the construction of three new buildings averaging over 5,000 square feet a piece upon the parcel was first... Read More »