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JustQuotes: The Future’s So Bright (Federal Building Edition)

“The funny thing is it’s terribly dark in the Annex, but there’s a terrible glare problem in the Tower. The mesh only screens a small percentage of the glare. They’re having to install some kind of reflective screen on the windows. Employees in the Tower are... Read More »

Transbay Transit Center: Community Insight (And Involvement)

Transbay Transit Center: Community Insight (And Involvement)

Jamie Whitaker from RinconHillSF.org provides the SocketSite community with his take on the Transbay Transit Center as well as a rundown of resources to help keep you “plugged-in” to community meetings and progress around the developing Transbay neighborhood: Read More »

The Infinity: A Reader’s Insight Into Pricing (And Those “Increases”)

Perhaps it was our “plugged-in” reader’s rundown of pricing and availability (as of about two weeks ago) for almost fifty of The Infinity’s corner condos that caught our attention. Then again, perhaps it was the reader’s suggestion that the much ballyhooed “price increases” that occurred last Monday (3/26/07) were... Read More »

SocketSite Reader’s Report: Living In North Mission Bay (For Real)

SocketSite Reader’s Report: Living In North Mission Bay (For Real)

Last October we solicited feedback from “past, current, or prospective inhabitants” of the ClockTower Lofts in order to “shed some light on the development in general, and the impact of the Bay Bridge in specific.” We limited comments to those with first-hand knowledge rather than simply conjecture, and... Read More »

A “Plugged In” Reader Recommends: 108 Stanyan

A “Plugged In” Reader Recommends: 108 Stanyan

A “plugged in” reader reports (and recommends): “Went and checked this out (I live across the street), excellent value, and you get 2 car tandem plus 1 in the driveway.” As always, don’t forget our invitation to the housewarming. And let’s not forget to invite our reader (and your... Read More »

The Hayes (55 Page): A Plugged In Buyer’s Facts (And Opinion)

The Hayes (55 Page): A Plugged In Buyer’s Facts (And Opinion)

Another “plugged in” reader provides both facts (sales/views/timing) and opinon for The Hayes (55 Page): I am considering buying at The Hayes, did a long walk around there last week, did a lot of info digging, and can report: Fact section: ∙ About 30% sold overall – seems slow... Read More »

A SocketSite Reader’s Report: Inside 930 Chestnut

A SocketSite Reader’s Report: Inside 930 Chestnut

One of the three oldest houses on Russian Hill, 930 Chestnut Street, had its first open house on Sunday, “by appointment only”. A 3,000 square feet fixer with resplendent original ornate ceilings, fireplaces and Tommy Church garden. Not much has been done since the new kitchen was chronicled as... Read More »

Coming Soon: Another Possibility In Potrero?

Coming Soon: Another Possibility In Potrero?

Two months ago we gave 2130b 24th Street two thumbs up (“A Possibility In Potrero?”) and provided our readers with the inside scoop: 2130a (the top two floors and ~1,800 sqft) would hit the market in a couple of months. Well, according to a tipster, 2130b sold after just... Read More »