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Modern Mount Olympus Development Even Closer to Reality

Modern Mount Olympus Development Even Closer to Reality

As we first reported earlier this year: Plans for a modern 10-unit development to effectively rise on the northwest corner of 17th and Roosevelt, below the summit of San Francisco’s Mount Olympus on the southern border of Ashbury Heights, have been in the works since 2014. As proposed by... Read More »

Modern Mount Olympus Development Closer to Reality

Modern Mount Olympus Development Closer to Reality

Plans for a modern 10-unit development to effectively rise on the northwest corner of 17th and Roosevelt, below the summit of San Francisco’s Mount Olympus on the southern border of Ashbury Heights, have been in the works since 2014. As proposed by Dawson & Clinton, the existing single-family home... Read More »

Angel of Hope Home Fetches $3.1 Million

Angel of Hope Home Fetches $3.1 Million

Purchased for $2.4 million in April of 2000, the 3,500-square-foot Ashbury Heights home behind the “Angel of Hope” sculpture at 1591 Shrader Street, which was carved out of the trunk of a Monterrey Cypress at the edge of the home’s driveway by sculptor Jack Mealy in the late 1990’s,... Read More »

Ashbury Heights Apple Fetches $3.85 Million

Ashbury Heights Apple Fetches $3.85 Million

Purchased for $3.4 million in April of 2015, the fully-remodeled and seismically upgraded five-bedroom home at 908 Ashbury Street returned to the market listed for $3.595 million early last month. Yesterday, the sale of the Ashbury Heights property closed escrow with a contract price of $3.85 million, which represents... Read More »

Apples to Apples in Ashbury Heights

Apples to Apples in Ashbury Heights

For the third time in six years, the fully-remodeled home at 908 Ashbury Street is back on the market. Listed for $3.995 million in February of 2015 and reduced to $3.595 million after three weeks, the five-bedroom Ashbury Heights home, which includes the attached one-bedroom apartment below, sold for... Read More »

A Blast from the past, Parking Pads and Possible Foreshadowing

A Blast from the past, Parking Pads and Possible Foreshadowing

Purchased for $1.385 million in early 2011 when listed as an “architecturally unique” property with the potential for an “(e)asy garage addition,” the buyers of the Ashbury Heights home at 893 Ashbury Street subsequently discovered that the structure was too close to the sidewalk for a garage to easily... Read More »

Monster Home Legislation Invoked In Appeal Of Modern Infill Project

Monster Home Legislation Invoked In Appeal Of Modern Infill Project

Plans for a modern 3,100-square-foot home designed by Dumican Mosey Architects to be squeezed into the narrow, down-sloping lot at 1055 Ashbury Street have been approved, plans which yield around 700 square feet of living space per floor (not including the garage). And while the project is quietly on... Read More »

$600K Under Asking For Remodeled Ashbury Heights Home

$600K Under Asking For Remodeled Ashbury Heights Home

Listed for $3.995 million in February, the asking price for the fully-remodeled Ashbury Heights home at 908 Ashbury was reduced to $3.595 million after three weeks on the market and the sale has now closed escrow with a reported contract price of $3.4 million. Purchased for $2.75 million in... 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 »

Orange Who?  Orange You Glad We Prefer To Serve Apples?

Orange Who? Orange You Glad We Prefer To Serve Apples?

As we wrote this past March: Unfortunately the sale of 908 Ashbury won’t be apples to apples as building permits note a remodeled master bath, a new guest bath, new skylights, and the moving of walls since its last sale. Purchased for $2,795,000 in 2007 and asking $2,995,000 today,... Read More »