Articles Filed Under: Sales & Deals

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A Few New Incentives For Both Buyers And Brokers In San Francisco

From a tipster: “On Wednesday, August 8, visit the Heritage on Fillmore to discover how to get your clients 2 years paid HOA Dues or $11,000 toward upgrades with the purchase of a new home . And when you help your clients... Read More »

Another Chance To Make An Offer (Any Offer) In San Francisco

Once again, it was almost a year ago that we wrote that “we’re struggling to rationalize the ‘value’” of the condos at 767 Bryant. Since then we’ve seen remodeling, reductions and even some mighty big incentives (e.g., free cars). And now, a craigslist plea by way of a plugged-in... Read More »

The SocketSite Scoop On Sales At Symphony Towers (750 Van Ness)

The SocketSite Scoop On Sales At Symphony Towers (750 Van Ness)

While the signs have been hung around town, and the sales office doors are open, according to a plugged-in tipster the much ballyhooed (on account of the price point) Symphony Towers won’t start taking reservations until Saturday, July 21st (“promptly at 8:30am” for registered “V.I.P.s”). Also worth noting, the... Read More »

Glassworks: Going Once, Going Twice At Two PM Today

Glassworks: Going Once, Going Twice At Two PM Today

An eagle-eyed reader notices that condo number 401 in the Glassworks (207 King Street) is tentatively scheduled to be auctioned off on the steps of City Hall at 2:00 PM today (7/9/07). And if PropertyShark is correct, while the condo last changed hands on 1/9/2004 for $820,000 (and looks... Read More »

The Potrero: South Building Sales (And Incentives) This Weekend

The Potrero has officially released inventory in their South Building with buyers over the next three days (7/6-7/8) receiving (an obligatory?) “2 years of HOA dues, a refrigerator, washer and dryer at no charge.” And yes, it’s being billed as a “limited time offer.” ∙ Update: The Potrero (451... Read More »

Out With The HOAs (For Now) In With The Sub-Zero (And Plasmas)

Out With The HOAs (For Now) In With The Sub-Zero (And Plasmas)

The latest limited time offer from Arterra: “For a limited time, receive a sleek Sub-Zero refrigerator and handsome bamboo hardwood flooring in all living areas when you purchase a 2-bedroom, 1-bath home on floors 9 and above. Or, receive a 42″ flat-panel television on any 2-bedroom, 1-bath home on... Read More »

Buy A Condo Get A Car At 767 Bryant

Buy A Condo Get A Car At 767 Bryant

Last August we were “struggling to rationalize the “value” of .” Since then we’ve seen remodeling, reductions, and now…free cars. From a craigslist post for 767 Bryant (courtesy of a “plugged-in” tipster): If you sign a contract by Wednesday, May 30 AND close the purchase by June 30,... Read More »

The House Is Great (But I Really Want Those Barstools)

The House Is Great (But I Really Want Those Barstools)

One plugged-in reader pursues the listing for 267-271 Filbert and likes what he sees in the property (quite literally). Leave it up to the SocketSite community to not only answer his question (“Where did you get the bar stools in the picture of the kitchen?”) but to provide a... Read More »

One Condo Left At Odeon (And An Update On Arterra’s Incentives)

Apparently the Odeon only has one condo left (#310) and the sales team is advertising “Make us an offer we can’t refuse!” And while there’s more than one unit left over at Arterra, their “special offer of two years of paid HOA as well as a new refrigerator, washer... Read More »

Reader’s Questions: How To Structure/Negotiate A Discount

A “plugged-in” reader butters us up (“I’ve gone from clueless to rather informed in a brief period of time thanks in big part to Socketsite”) and then hits us with a question: I recently bought at one of the new developments and was able to negotiate $X (lets say... Read More »