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Warm Thoughts of a Modern Thanksgiving Dinner and Home

Warm Thoughts of a Modern Thanksgiving Dinner and Home

Having butted heads with neighbors over a proposed penthouse level, the modern Noe Valley home at 437 Duncan Street, which was designed by Iwamoto Scott Architecture, was built without. Listed for $4.375 million in June, the asking price was inexplicably increased to a rather inauspicious $4.444 million in August... Read More »

Menlo Park House of Light Reduced $1.7 Million

Menlo Park House of Light Reduced $1.7 Million

Inspired by the Maison de Verre in Paris and designed by the late modernist architect John Thodos, the award-winning “House of Light” was constructed on a wooded Menlo Park lot in 2010, with a concrete and steel frame, walls and ceilings of structural glass, and an entrance that’s framed... Read More »

Mission Dolores Statement Home Fetches a Record $6.85 Million

Mission Dolores Statement Home Fetches a Record $6.85 Million

Originally marketed at $9 million, the sale of the modern 4,665-square-foot home at 50 Oakwood Street, which was listed on the MLS for $7.998 million in late April, has closed escrow with a contract price of $6.85 million, making it the most expensive home sale on record in Mission... Read More »

Neighborhood Farm vs School

Neighborhood Farm vs School

Purchased for $1.295 million in early 2014, the 203 Cotter Street parcel extends nearly 500 feet back through the middle of its Mission Terrace block and has been home to Little City Gardens, the only commercial farm within the city limits of San Francisco, since 2010. The buyer of... Read More »

Million Dollar Cut for Modern Mission Dolores Statement Home

Million Dollar Cut for Modern Mission Dolores Statement Home

Designed by Stanley Saitowitz, listed for $7.998 million in April, and withdrawn from the MLS without a reported sale in July, the modern 4,665-square-foot Mission Dolores home at 50 Oakwood Street has just returned to the market listed for a million less ($6.995 million). Marketed as an “oasis in... Read More »

Now Asking a Million Less for a Modern Los Altos Hills Abode

Now Asking a Million Less for a Modern Los Altos Hills Abode

Newly built on a Los Altos Hills lot which was purchased for $1.73 million in 2012, the contemporary five-bedroom home at 25755 Carado Court measures nearly 7,600 square feet with an open floor plan, wide plank Oak floors, and walls of glass that open the home to the outdoors.... Read More »

Postmodern in Marin Sells for $518 per Foot

Postmodern in Marin Sells for $518 per Foot

On the market for $2.925 million in 2014, listed for $2.495 million in 2015, and reduced to $2.195 million earlier this year, the sale of the postmodern Lucas Valley Estates home at 20 Westgate Drive has just closed escrow with a reported contract priced of $1.965 million or roughly... Read More »

An Artful Bolinas Retreat and Resale

An Artful Bolinas Retreat and Resale

Designed by William Leddy and built on five acres overlooking the Bolinas Lagoon for a collector of Asian Art in 1994, the plans for the modern home at 40 Mesa Road are part of SFMOMA’s permanent collection. Purchased for $2,995,000 in early 2005, the 3,021-square-foot home was listed for... Read More »

A Below Asking but Record-Setting $13M Sale

A Below Asking but Record-Setting $13M Sale

The sale of the newly built Tiburon home at 1860 Mountain View Drive has just closed escrow for a record-setting $13 million, three weeks after we first featured the modern property which hit the market listed for $13.5 million earlier this month. The 4,500-square-foot home is now the most... Read More »

Miami in Marin for $13.5 Million

Miami in Marin for $13.5 Million

Newly built on a half-acre Tiburon parcel with big San Francisco, Golden Gate Bridge, and Marin views, the modern 4,500-square-foot home at 1860 Mountain View Drive has just hit the market with a $13.5 million price tag. The master bedroom on the main floor features an eleven-foot ceiling, with... Read More »