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$20 Million Price Cut for Tech Mogul’s Silicon Valley Estate

$20 Million Price Cut for Tech Mogul’s Silicon Valley Estate

Built for Kumar Malavalli, the co-founder of Brocade Communications Systems and current VC, the 21,400-square-foot home at 27500 La Vida Real in Los Altos Hills hit the market with a bit of fanfare and an $88 million price tag in 2015. Features of the five-bedroom, 2010-era home include a... Read More »

Gated Estate Back on the Market with an $8.85 Million Price Tag

Gated Estate Back on the Market with an $8.85 Million Price Tag

On the market for $16.8 million at the end of 2012, the gated two-acre estate at 11 Circle Drive in Ross – which includes a six-bedroom main home, a two-bedroom guest house, a one-bedroom carriage house, a “hideaway house” (studio), a pool house and a treehouse near its rear... Read More »

A Mega Merger and New Mansion in Pacific Heights

A Mega Merger and New Mansion in Pacific Heights

Purchased as a vacant 7-unit building for $4.95 million in 2009, the 14,000-square-foot structure at 104 Presidio Avenue, which sits on the border of Pacific and Presidio Heights, was effectively gutted, remodeled and a new seven car garage was added below. The approved permits and plans for the multi-million... Read More »

$5.4M Mansion Resells for $1.4M Less

$5.4M Mansion Resells for $1.4M Less

Having been painstakingly renovated and restored in 2002, the 6,000-square-foot “Grande Dame” at 1450 Masonic Avenue sold for $4.95 million in 2005 and then again for $5.375 million in July of 2014. Four months later, plans to remodel the home’s kitchen and three of its five and one-half bathrooms... Read More »

Grand Berkeley Mansion Purchased for $418 per Foot

Grand Berkeley Mansion Purchased for $418 per Foot

The 8,600 square foot Berkeley mansion at 2840 Claremont Boulevard hit the market in the June listed at $5.45 million, or roughly $634 per square foot, a price which led some to expect a bidding war. Built around 1912 for Paul O. Tietzen, a southern California banker with ties... Read More »

SF Mansion Newly Listed for a Million Dollar Loss

SF Mansion Newly Listed for a Million Dollar Loss

Having been painstakingly renovated and restored in 2002, the 6,000-square-foot “Grande Dame” at 1450 Masonic Avenue sold for $4.95 million in 2005 and then again for $5.375 million in July of 2014. Four months later, plans to remodel the home’s kitchen and three of its five and one-half bathrooms... Read More »

$70 Million Price Cut for Massive Peninsula Estate

$70 Million 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 classic 16,000-square-foot mansion, was dropped to $39.9 million last year and the condition that the buyer grant the seller, Christian de Guigne... Read More »

Modernized Pac Heights Mansion Fetches $21.8 Million

Modernized Pac Heights Mansion Fetches $21.8 Million

Having quietly hit the market priced at $28 million last year, the list price for the modernized Pacific Heights mansion at 2250 Vallejo Street was reduced by $3 million four months ago. And on Friday, the sale of the now 9,100-square-foot pad closed escrow with a contract price of... Read More »

Ghirardelli Mansion Fetches $4.65 Million

Ghirardelli Mansion Fetches $4.65 Million

Purchased for $4 million in late 2012, the 6,500-square-foot Piedmont mansion at 636 Highland Avenue, which was built for the Ghirardelli family in the early 1900’s, returned to the market last year listed for $6 million. Relisted anew for $5.298 million this past May and reduced to $4.98 million... Read More »

Silicon Valley Villa Fetches $30.75 Million

Silicon Valley Villa Fetches $30.75 Million

Speaking of big Silicon Valley estates, price cuts and expectations, the newly built 16,500-square-foot “contemporary Italian villa” on a 1.5-acre lot at 47 Camino por los Arboles in Atherton has just sold for $30.75 million having been listed for $42.8 million in March and reduced to $34.8 million in... Read More »