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How to Play Planning and Mint a Few Million Bucks

How to Play Planning and Mint a Few Million Bucks

Purchased as two adjacent but completely separate units in the Royal Towers building at 1750 Taylor Street for a combined $4.6 million back in January of 2014, an application to legally merge the one-bedroom unit #804 and the two-bedroom unit #805 was soon filed with the city, citing a... Read More »

Another Price Cut for Steph and Ayesha Curry’s East Bay Home

Another Price Cut for Steph and Ayesha Curry’s East Bay Home

While the additional $200,000 price cut we caught for the unlisted 7,520-square-foot Walnut Creek pad at 620 Sugarloaf Court, which is owned by Steph and Ayesha Curry, was walked-back as having been “erroneously changed” on the list agent’s website last month and quickly returned to $3.6 million the next... Read More »

Year-Old Lumina Condos Now Listed at a Loss

Year-Old Lumina Condos Now Listed at a Loss

Purchased for $1,375,000 or roughly $1,610 per square foot in March of last year, the one-bedroom Lumina condo #D20H at 338 Main Street returned to the market listed for $1,499,000 two months ago, a sale at which would have represented apples-to-apples appreciation of 9.0 percent over the past year.... Read More »

Punk Rocker’s Noe Valley Pad Sells for $2.8 Million

Punk Rocker’s Noe Valley Pad Sells for $2.8 Million

Listed for $3.6 million, or roughly $1,180 per square foot, in January, the sale of Eric Melvin’s Noe Valley home at 665 29th Street has closed escrow with a $2.8 million contract price or roughly $918 per foot. Purchased by Melvin, who is the lead guitarist for NOFX, as... Read More »

$20 Million Price Cut for Tech Mogul’s Silicon Valley Estate

$20 Million Price Cut for Tech Mogul’s Silicon Valley Estate

Built for Kumar Malavalli, the co-founder of Brocade Communications Systems and current VC, the 21,400-square-foot home at 27500 La Vida Real in Los Altos Hills hit the market with a bit of fanfare and an $88 million price tag in 2015. Features of the five-bedroom, 2010-era home include a... Read More »

UPDATED: Steph and Ayesha Curry Cut Price for Their East Bay Home

UPDATED: Steph and Ayesha Curry Cut Price for Their East Bay Home

The 7,520-square-foot Walnut Creek pad at 620 Sugarloaf Court, which Steph and Ayesha Curry purchased for $3.2 million in November 2015, returned to the market last year listed for $3.7 million. While the list price for the pad was $500,000 more than the duo paid, keep in mind that... Read More »

Shuttered Real Food Company Site on Sale

Shuttered Real Food Company Site on Sale

As we first reported last year: While currently leased to Real Food Company, the neighborhood grocery which has occupied the converted auto garage for almost twenty years, the Cow Hollow buildings at 3060 Fillmore and 2169 Filbert Street have just hit the market. The nearly 12,000 square foot site... Read More »

Two Million Dollar Price Cut for Restoration Hardware Residence

Two Million Dollar Price Cut for Restoration Hardware Residence

Purchased by the CEO of Restoration Hardware, Gary Friedman, for $5.9 million in 2013, the Napa Valley estate dubbed “Eight Palms” at 347 South Crane Avenue in St. Helena was subsequently remodeled over the course of two years by the company’s design team and returned to the market last... Read More »

Major Price Cut for Mission District Development Site

Major Price Cut for Mission District Development Site

As we first reported earlier this year: Approved for a 24-unit development to rise up to six stories in height on the Mission District site, with 20 two-bedrooms and 4 one-bedrooms over a 761 square foot retail space and a garage for six cars, the 3620 Cesar Chavez Street... Read More »

Sub-2015 Pricing in South Beach

Sub-2015 Pricing in South Beach

Purchased as new for $952,000, or roughly $1,213 per square foot, in November 2015, the 785-square-foot, one-bedroom condo #403 at 72 Townsend Street, a “one-of-a-kind luxury mid-rise” building in the heart of South Beach, returned to the market last month priced at $998,000, a sale at which would represent total... Read More »