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$65M Price Cut for Massive Peninsula Estate

$65M Price Cut for Massive Peninsula Estate

On the market for $100 million in 2013, the asking price for the 47.5-acre de Guigne estate at 891 Crystal Springs Road in Hillsborough, which includes a 16,000-square-foot mansion, was dropped to $39.9 million eight months ago and the condition that the buyer grant the seller, Christian de Guigne... Read More »

Asking $40 Million in Atherton

Asking $40 Million in Atherton

The 2.5-acre Atherton parcel upon which a new 18,200-square-foot home now sits was purchased for $7.5 million in 2011. And today, the contemporary estate at 246 Atherton Avenue, the aforementioned square footage of which doesn’t includes the 2,300-square-foot pool house, the one-bedroom guest house at the back of the... Read More »

$420K Price Cut for the Iconic Flintstone House

$420K Price Cut for the Iconic Flintstone House

Having hit the market for $4.2 million five months ago, “priced for somebody who really wanted the quirky 2,730-square-foot home rather than a developer or individual looking for a nearly 2-acre lot upon which to build a much larger Hillsborough house,” the asking price the iconic ‘Flintstone House’ at... Read More »

17,000-Square-Foot Estate with Parking Galore Reduced $5M

17,000-Square-Foot Estate with Parking Galore Reduced $5M

On the market seeking $23.995 million last year, the asking price for the 17,000-square-foot Los Altos Hills estate at 11627 Dawson Drive has just been reduced to $18.950 million. Built for C. Earl Dawson in 1939, on what was then a 130-acre assemblage of land purchased from the University... Read More »

An 8,600-Square-Foot House That Can Power Itself and Two Teslas

An 8,600-Square-Foot House That Can Power Itself and Two Teslas

Despite its 8,600-square-foot size, which doesn’t include over 1,600 square feet of terrace, the annual electric bill for the newly-built Portola Valley home at 3 Redberry Ridge will likely be less than for a 200-square-foot micro-unit in San Francisco. And that includes powering two Teslas (or the like). With... Read More »

Million Dollar Price Cut for a Modern Silicon Valley Home

Million Dollar Price Cut for a Modern Silicon Valley Home

Speaking of unofficial price cuts and being listed anew, the modern 6,500-square-foot home which was built at 15781 Hidden Hill Road on the border of Los Gatos and Saratoga, and which was on the market for $8.95 million in September, has just been listed anew for $7.59 million, now... Read More »

50 Percent Price Cut for a One-Of-A-Kind Silicon Valley Home

50 Percent Price Cut for a One-Of-A-Kind Silicon Valley Home

On the market for $20 million in 2014, the ‘one-of-a-kind’ Woodside home at 6 Quail Meadows Drive was formally listed for $17.5 million early last year. Withdrawn from the MLS in June and re-listed for $13.995 million in September, with ‘one’ day on the market and no reductions according... Read More »

No Sale for Iconic Flintstone House (UPDATED)

No Sale for Iconic Flintstone House (UPDATED)

Having hit the market for $4.2 million three months ago, the listing for the iconic ‘Flintstone House’ at 45 Berryessa Way has just been removed from the MLS without a reported sale. Designed by William Nicholson and built in 1976, the experimental home was purchased for $800,000 in 1996... Read More »

$8M Price Cut for That 5-Acre Woodside Manor

$8M Price Cut for That 5-Acre Woodside Manor

On the market for $25 million earlier this year, the asking price for the five-acre “English country manor” at 155 Kings Mountain Road in Woodside was subsequently reduced to $18.995 million over the past six months. And yesterday, the manor (which features a 6,000 square foot home, a detached... Read More »

A Near-Record $35 Million Atherton Sale

A Near-Record $35 Million Atherton Sale

The sale of the newly built 20,375-square-foot spec home at 119 Tuscaloosa Avenue in Atherton, which was listed for $36.8 million in September, has closed escrow with a contract price of $35.3 million and a buyer that wasn’t named. Designed by Arcanum Architecture and built on a nearly two-acre West... Read More »