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Nearly 50 Percent Price Cut For Infamous Marin Mansion

Nearly 50 Percent Price Cut For Infamous Marin Mansion

Having been on the market for $24.9 million in 2009, the asking price for the nearly 14,000-square-foot Tiburon mansion at 185 Gilmartin Drive, from which Rebecca and Terry Solomon bilked investors out of $18 million, has just been reduced to $12.9 million. The mansion, which the couple was renting... Read More »

Price Cut(s) For Designer Mint Plaza Penthouse

Price Cut(s) For Designer Mint Plaza Penthouse

Listed for $4.5 million last July, the price for the 3,221 square foot penthouse atop the Silver Building, which fronts Mint Plaza at 424 Jessie Street, was reduced to $4.3 million in November.  And in December the unit was de-listed from the MLS without a reported sale. Re-listed for $4.3 million... Read More »

Unexpected Architecture And Now Listed For $2.5M Less

Unexpected Architecture And Now Listed For $2.5M Less

Described as “farm contemporary architecture” by the agent, but with modernist and organic elements throughout, the 8,660-square-foot home at 6 Quail Meadow Drive in Woodside has just been listed for $17.5 million. Built in 1989, the five-bedroom home sits on three and a third landscaped acres, with a pool,... Read More »

Quick $400K Cut For Remodeled Ashbury Heights Home

Quick $400K Cut For Remodeled Ashbury Heights Home

Purchased for $2.75 million in 2010 following the remodeling of the home’s master bath and its top floor which now includes a family/media room that plugged-in people might recognize, the Ashbury Heights home at 908 Ashbury Street returned to the market three weeks ago listed for $3.995 million, a... Read More »

Sophisticated And Listed For $1M Less

Sophisticated And Listed For $1M Less

As we first reported five months ago: Purchased for $11 million in 2007, a year-long renovation of the Presidio Heights home at 3501 Jackson Street was completed in 2008, resulting in an 8,000-square-foot home that’s “delightfully modernized and eminently sophisticated.” How sophisticated? Well, this is “his” master bath and... Read More »

Price Cut For The Original Top Chef Pad

Price Cut For The Original Top Chef Pad

The very first “Top Chef” home, in which the show’s Season 1 contenders lived while competing in San Francisco, the five-bedroom pad at 3159 Baker Street was listed for rent at $12,500 a month back in 2009.  And soon thereafter, the property was listed for sale asking $3,895,000, but... Read More »

Rather Spectacular Morrison Estate Returns Listed For $3M Less

Rather Spectacular Morrison Estate Returns Listed For $3M Less

Listed for $9.75 million in 2012, a price which was reduced to $8.95 million in 2013 and then to $7.95 million later that year, the rather spectacular Morrison Estate at 117 Laurel Grove Avenue in Ross is back on the market and asking $6,995,000. Built for Alexander Morrison, the... Read More »

Another Major Price Cut For Villa De Martini

Another Major Price Cut For Villa De Martini

The asking price for the “Villa de Martnini” on Telegraph Hill has just been reduced by $1,888,0000 (13 percent), now asking $13 million for the Mediterranean-styled, urban estate which was built on a triple-wide lot in 1929, with arched doorways and hand-painted palazzo and silver leaf ceilings. Purchased for... Read More »

Million Dollar Price Cut For Record-Setting Noe Home

Million Dollar Price Cut For Record-Setting Noe Home

Purchased by a young tech couple for a record setting $7 million nine months ago, after which the couple quietly acquired the adjacent parcel to the west upon which they were planning to build an underground addition and private urban playground, the 6,000-square-foot home at 625 Duncan Street returned to the market... Read More »

Price Cuts For Penthouses Atop Amero

Price Cuts For Penthouses Atop Amero

Listed for $1,875,000 last month, the 1,040-square-foot penthouse unit #7C atop “Amero” at 1501 Filbert Street, a former gas station site, is now in contract.  But the list price has just been changed to “$1,675,000,” which means that a sale at the reduced price would now be considered “at... Read More »

Princess Diaries Firehouse Price Dropped Another $425K

Princess Diaries Firehouse Price Dropped Another $425K

Listed for $2.6 million this past October and then reduced to $2.275 million in November, the list price for the Excelsior District firehouse which served as the setting for Mia’s house in the Princess Diaries has just been reduced another $425,000, now asking $1,850,000. Or to quote the listing: “Seller... Read More »

Million Dollar Price Cut For Modern Atherton Estate

Million Dollar Price Cut For Modern Atherton Estate

Speaking of homes in Atherton, the nearly 11,000-square-foot “Modern Transitional Estate” at 33 Emilie Avenue has just been listed anew for $13.65 million having first been listed for $14.6 million four months ago. Sitting on a .85-acre lot, the home features 7 bedrooms, 8.5 baths and a modern/contemporary interior.... Read More »

Wine Cellar?  Pshaw!  You Deserve A Proper Wine Cave

Wine Cellar?  Pshaw!  You Deserve A Proper Wine Cave

On the market for $12 million in 2013, the wine country estate on over 20 acres at 160 Campbell Creek Road in Oakville has just returned to the MLS with an “undisclosed address” and a list price of $7,900,000. Built in 2008, the estate includes a main house with... Read More »

Live Like Clooney On The San Francisco Bay

Live Like Clooney On The San Francisco Bay

On the market for $24 million in 2010, the asking price for the Andrew Skurman designed Tuscan Villa across the bay at 125 Belvedere Avenue was reduced to $18 million in 2011 and then to $16.5 million in 2012, but it never sold. And today, the waterfront home is... Read More »

$200K Price Cut For Historic Alamo Square Mansion

$200K Price Cut For Historic Alamo Square Mansion

After three months on the market listed $6.6 million, the asking price for the 11,000-square-foot Koster Mansion at 930 Grove Street has just been cut by $200K. Designed by Martens & Coffey and built as a single-family home for wine industrialist John Koster in the late 1800’s, the Alamo... Read More »