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Bay Area Home Sales (Mostly) Rebounded in May

Bay Area Home Sales (Mostly) Rebounded in May

Having dropped a downwardly revised 13.0 percent in April, the number of single-family homes and condos that traded hands in San Francisco rebounded 17.2 percent to 560 in May, which is 9.8 percent higher versus the same time last year as compared to 18.0 percent lower on a year-over-year... Read More »

Bay Area Employment Slips, Trending Down in S.F. and Alameda

Bay Area Employment Slips, Trending Down in S.F. and Alameda

On the heels of the weakest first quarter for employment growth since 2009, the number of people living in San Francisco with a job dropped by 1,100 in May to 542,600 versus ticking up by 800 in May of last year and 2,600 in May of 2015. But with... Read More »

Bay Area Home Sales Slip, Slowest April in Six Years

Bay Area Home Sales Slip, Slowest April in Six Years

At a time of the year when sales typical rise around 5 percent, the number of single-family homes and condos that traded hands in San Francisco last month dropped 7 percent, from an upwardly revised 514 in March to 478 April, which is 12.3 percent lower versus the same... Read More »

Bay Area Unemployment Drops to near Record Lows, But…

Bay Area Unemployment Drops to near Record Lows, But…

Following the weakest first quarter for employment growth since 2009, the number of people living in San Francisco with a job slipped by 700 to 543,900 in April. But with the labor force having dropped by 2,600 as well, the unemployment rate in the city has dropped to a... Read More »

Angela Danadjieva’s House Fetches $4.4 Million

Angela Danadjieva’s House Fetches $4.4 Million

Designed by architect Angela Danadjieva and built for herself in 1995, the ‘Nirvana House’ at 450 Ridge Road, in Tiburon’s Hill Haven enclave, is centered around a signature great room, with an intricate cathedral ceiling rising up to 36 feet in height and a cascading waterfall. Finished in granite,... Read More »

San Francisco Home Sales and Median Price Slip as Bay Area Gains

San Francisco Home Sales and Median Price Slip as Bay Area Gains

While the number of single-family homes and condos that traded hands in San Francisco last month jumped 44.5 percent from an upwardly revised 346 in February to 500 in March with typical seasonality in play, the volume was 5.3 percent lower on a year-over-year basis versus a 7.9 percent... Read More »

Mid-Century Modern Mill Valley Gem Fetches $2.8 Million

Mid-Century Modern Mill Valley Gem Fetches $2.8 Million

Designed by Daniel Liebermann and built out of old-growth redwood, glass and brick back in 1962, the Mid-Century Modern Mill Valley home at 861 Lovell Avenue, which was listed for $2.795 million, has sold for $2.8 million. The main two-bedroom home sits on a 1.25-acre wooded lot, with a... Read More »

Gated Estate Back on the Market with an $8.85 Million Price Tag

Gated Estate Back on the Market with an $8.85 Million Price Tag

On the market for $16.8 million at the end of 2012, the gated two-acre estate at 11 Circle Drive in Ross – which includes a six-bedroom main home, a two-bedroom guest house, a one-bedroom carriage house, a “hideaway house” (studio), a pool house and a treehouse near its rear... Read More »

A Creek Runs Through It

A Creek Runs Through It

Described as a “Neo-Nantucket-Georgian Revival” that was redesigned by Paden Prichard, the five-bedroom Mill Valley home at 750 Lovell Avenue sits on a 3.4-acre parcel through which Cascade Creek flows and falls. A 15th Century marble fireplace sits at the center of the home’s lower-level living room which sports... Read More »

Pre-2006 Pricing for Villa Tara in Tiburon

Pre-2006 Pricing for Villa Tara in Tiburon

Purchased for $7.6 million in early 2006, the 6,500-square-foot “Villa Tara” at 12 Tara Hill Road in Tiburon returned to the market listed for $10.9 million in 2015. Reduced to $9.5 million and then withdrawn from the MLS last March, the four-bedroom home, which features sweeping bay views and... Read More »