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Shoehorned Home Sans Parking Fetches $3.5 Million

Shoehorned Home Sans Parking Fetches $3.5 Million

Purchased for $3.1 million in April of 2015, the 3,687-square-foot, four-bedroom Clarendon Heights home which was shoehorned between two existing homes, and originally built without any legal way to reach it, returned to the market listed for $3.695 million, or roughly $1,002 per square foot, this past February. Reduced... Read More »

No Buyer For Former Mayor’s View Home Despite Sub-2008 Price

No Buyer For Former Mayor’s View Home Despite Sub-2008 Price

As we wrote about the Clarendon Heights home at 100 Palo Alto Avenue two months ago: Built for former San Francisco Mayor Elmer E. Robinson in 1953, the 4,800-square-foot Mid-Century home with “breathtaking views” at 100 Palo Alto Avenue was purchased for $5.625 million in April of 2008, resold... Read More »

Shoehorned Home Without Parking Fetches $3.1 Million

Shoehorned Home Without Parking Fetches $3.1 Million

Listed for $2.7 million a few weeks ago, the 3,687 square foot Clarendon Heights home which was shoehorned between two existing homes, and built without any legal way to reach it, has sold for $3.1 million with a newly permitted pedestrian path to the home having been poured and... Read More »

No Movement For Former Mayor’s View Home Despite Sub-2008 Price

No Movement For Former Mayor’s View Home Despite Sub-2008 Price

Built for former San Francisco Mayor Elmer E. Robinson in 1953, the 4,800-square-foot Mid-Century home with “breathtaking views” at 100 Palo Alto Avenue was purchased for $5.625 million in April of 2008, resold for $4.6 million in early 2013, and then traded hands that July for $4.725 million. Listed... Read More »

Shoehorned Onto Stanyan And Now In Contract

Shoehorned Onto Stanyan And Now In Contract

Shoehorned between two existing homes and built without any legal way to reach it, what was to be the garage for 1410 Stanyan became a family room and an un-permitted dirt path across the Stanyan Street public right of way, which runs adjacent to the home, was the subject of... Read More »

A Closer Look At The Plans For A 6,000 Square Foot House

A Closer Look At The Plans For A 6,000 Square Foot House

While the façade of the proposed home to be built at 65 Villa Terrace only rises two stories above the street, the home spans four levels across the downsloping lot: As proposed, and for which a number of variances will be needed, the design includes a guest suite and... Read More »

The Plans To Raze A Hill And Build A Modern Mansion

The Plans To Raze A Hill And Build A Modern Mansion

Much to the chagrin of a number of neighbors and fans of the modernist movement, permits to raze the 1,700-square-foot, Henry Hill designed house at 65 Villa Terrace and construct a contemporary 6,000-square-foot home on the Clarendon Heights lot have been triaged and are making their way through Planning.... Read More »

The Brand New House Built Without A Legal Way To Reach It

The Brand New House Built Without A Legal Way To Reach It

Despite neighbors’ objections, the construction of 1410 Stanyan Street was approved for development and finished last year, “pushed, squeezed shoehorned into the space between two existing homes,” one on Clarendon and the other on Mountain Spring Ave. The green space in front of the property is an undeveloped... Read More »

Another View From The Heights Of The Heights And Ex-Mayor’s Home

Another View From The Heights Of The Heights And Ex-Mayor’s Home

As we wrote this past September: Custom built for former San Francisco Mayor Elmer E. Robinson in 1953, the Mid-Century home at 100 Palo Alto Avenue hit the market in March 2008 listed for $4,000,000 and closed escrow that April with a recorded contract price of $5,625,000. Returned to... Read More »

A Contemporary View Of Clarendon Heights, Apples-To-Apples Style

A Contemporary View Of Clarendon Heights, Apples-To-Apples Style

Having been purchased for $5,200,000 ($912 per square foot) in June of 2011, the newly rebuilt 5,701 square foot Clarendon Heights home at 140 Saint Germain returned to the market this past October listed for $5,695,000. Reduced, de-listed and relisted in contract three weeks ago, the sale of 140... Read More »