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Average Asking Rent For A Studio In San Francisco: Nearly $3K

Average Asking Rent For A Studio In San Francisco: Nearly $3K

The average asking rent for an apartment in a building with at least 50 units in San Francisco ticked up to a record $3,623 per month in the third quarter of 2015, up 2.8 percent over the past three months but only (yes, only) 6.6 percent higher versus the... Read More »

Asking $37 Million In Atherton

Asking $37 Million In Atherton

Newly built on a 1.9-acre West Atherton lot, between the main residence, one-bedroom guest house, cabana and loggias, 119 Tuscaloosa Avenue includes nearly 20,000 square feet of living space. Designed by Arcanum Architecture, the three-level home is finished with steel sash windows and doors which open to the grounds.... Read More »

Another Two Comma Cut For A One-Of-A-Kind Silicon Valley Home

Another Two Comma Cut For A One-Of-A-Kind Silicon Valley Home

Quietly on the market asking $20 million last year, the “one-of-a-kind” Silicon Valley home at 6 Quail Meadow Drive in Woodside was formally listed for $17.5 million earlier this year. Built in 1989, the 8,660-square-foot home features both modernist and organic elements, including teak ceilings that reach 35-feet in... Read More »

Tech OG Successfully Sells Silicon Valley Home For A Sizeable Loss

Tech OG Successfully Sells Silicon Valley Home For A Sizeable Loss

Purchased as new for $6,687,000 in 2006, Sun Microsystems co-founder and former CEO Scott McNealy has been trying to sell his former 7,280-square-foot Portola Valley home at 6 Blue Oaks Court since 2010 when he listed it for $5,200,000. Withdrawn from the market and listed anew for $5,600,000 in... Read More »

Former 49ers QB Looking To Unload South Bay Villa For $4M

Former 49ers QB Looking To Unload South Bay Villa For $4M

Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith is looking to unload the South Bay ‘villa’ which he purchased as new for $3.63 million in July of 2011, two years before being traded to the Kansas City Chiefs. Built in 2010, the Monte Sereno home at 17662 Daves Avenue includes... Read More »

Modern Infill: A $9 Million Los Gatos Home

Modern Infill: A $9 Million Los Gatos Home

The one-acre lot upon which a rather well-kept 3,900-square-foot ranch home sat at 15781 Hidden Hill Road sold for $2.45 million in 2012. And today, a modern 6,500-square-foot home now occupies upon the Los Gatos parcel. Designed by architect Curt Cline, the two-level home includes an Italian kitchen, walls... Read More »

Tour The Iconic Flintstone House Before It’s Reduced To Rubble

Tour The Iconic Flintstone House Before It’s Reduced To Rubble

According to the agent for the iconic ‘Flintstone House,’ by asking $4.2 million for the property they’ve priced it for somebody who really wants the quirky 2,730-square-foot house rather than a developer or individual looking for a lot upon which to build a larger Hillsborough home.  But in fact,... Read More »

A Modern Atherton Estate Inspired By A Japanese Palace

A Modern Atherton Estate Inspired By A Japanese Palace

Inspired by a Japanese palace in Kyoto, designed by Olson Sundberg Architects, and built by Van Acker on 2.6 acres in 1998, the nearly 9,000-square-foot west Atherton home at 80 Reservoir Road is woven into the gardens across the grounds, with retractable walls of glass opening the home to... Read More »

The Robb Road Report

The Robb Road Report

The one acre Palo Alto parcel upon which the 8,300-square-foot nouveau French Manor sits at 890 Robb Road was purchased for $3.25 million in 2001, at which point a pedestrian 3,300-square-foot home with four bedrooms had sat on the site since 1973 and was subsequently razed. Designed by Sephen... Read More »

Yahoo! Exec Lists Woodside ‘Pied-A-Terre’ For $7.2 Million

Yahoo! Exec Lists Woodside ‘Pied-A-Terre’ For $7.2 Million

The 3-acre Woodside estate which Yahoo!’s Chief Development Officer purchased for $5.8 million in 2013 – shortly after she and CEO Marissa Mayer penned the infamous memo which banned employees from working remotely and she started commuting to Sunnyvale from her home in New York – has just hit... Read More »