Articles Recently Tagged: Penthouses

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Take Two, Or Three, For $4M Trendyloin Penthouse

Take Two, Or Three, For $4M Trendyloin Penthouse

While the game changing conversion of a Polk Street SRO from low-income housing to “San Francisco’s newest boutique hotel” continues on and is expected to re-open this summer, the $4 million Trendyloin penthouse atop The Hamilton has fallen out of contract and is once again active and available. Purchased... Read More »

Price Cuts For Penthouses Atop Amero

Price Cuts For Penthouses Atop Amero

Listed for $1,875,000 last month, the 1,040-square-foot penthouse unit #7C atop “Amero” at 1501 Filbert Street, a former gas station site, is now in contract.  But the list price has just been changed to “$1,675,000,” which means that a sale at the reduced price would now be considered “at... Read More »

Up Over 50 Percent Since 2011, Will A Marquee Flip Now Flop?

Up Over 50 Percent Since 2011, Will A Marquee Flip Now Flop?

Listed for $1.399 million this past March, the two-level penthouse unit #807 atop The Marquee at 151 Alice B. Toklas Place (a.k.a. the former Cadillac building or AMC Van Ness) ended up selling for $1.25 million in June.  And in July, the condo briefly returned to the market listed... Read More »

A Nob Hill Penthouse For $100K Less Than Eight Years Ago

A Nob Hill Penthouse For $100K Less Than Eight Years Ago

Purchased for $1,625,000 in 2006, returned to the market in 2009 listed for $1,395,000, and then foreclosed upon and taken back by the bank in 2011, the Nob Hill penthouse atop the ivy-covered building at 1022 Powell Street, unit #3, re-sold on the open market for $1,189,000 in early 2012. Since remodeled... Read More »

Designs For A Hidden Jackson Square Penthouse

Designs For A Hidden Jackson Square Penthouse

Built around 1900 to serve as a smokehouse for Achille Paladini, the “Fish King” of San Francisco, the two-story brick building at 48 Gold Street has since been converted into offices.  And if approved, a 3,900-square-foot penthouse residence will be added atop the Jackson Square building, set back between... Read More »

Designer Mint Plaza Penthouse On The Market For $4.5M

Designer Mint Plaza Penthouse On The Market For $4.5M

The 3,221 square foot penthouse atop the Silver Building, which fronts Mint Plaza at 424 Jessie Street, has hit the market listed for $4,500,000. The high-end kitchen is outfitted with Anigre wood cabinets, granite counter tops, and a cast glass eating counter which is mounted to a cast-in-place concrete kitchen... Read More »

Warriors Guard Stephen Curry Doesn’t Score On Penthouse Sale

Warriors Guard Stephen Curry Doesn’t Score On Penthouse Sale

Purchased for $1,475,000 in 2012, Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry put his Oakland penthouse condo, #1501 at the Ellington, on the market for $1,695,000 last September. Reduced to $1,599,000 in February and then to $1,499,000 in March, the 2,085-square-foot three bedroom near Jack London Square sold for $1,499,000 earlier this... Read More »

Inside A Bespoke Telegraph Hill Penthouse For $2,100 A Square Foot

Inside A Bespoke Telegraph Hill Penthouse For $2,100 A Square Foot

Purchased for $2,900,000 in 2010, the 2,955 square foot Telegraph Hill penthouse atop 1960 Grant Avenue has since been completely remodeled and is about to be listed for $6,250,000, or just over $2,100 per “bespoke” square foot. The new kitchen features imported walnut cabinets accented by slabs of Calacutto... Read More »

Pacific Heights Penthouse Green

Pacific Heights Penthouse Green

Listed for $6,500,000 in May and reduced to $5,995,000 in June, the three-bedroom penthouse atop the new three-unit “Jackson Place” development is in contract to be sold. Atop the two-level condo, a glass enclosed pent room opens to a terrace with an outdoor kitchen, barbeque, and a patch of... Read More »

Scoop: YouTube Co-Founder’s Ritz-Carlton Penthouse Up For Grabs

Scoop: YouTube Co-Founder’s Ritz-Carlton Penthouse Up For Grabs

YouTube co-founder Steve Chen purchased one of four penthouse shells atop the Ritz-Carlton Residences in San Francisco for $4,850,000 in 2007 and proceeded to have the 3,000 square foot, two-level condo built-out as an überswank one-bedroom bachelor pad. Having since gotten married and had two kids, the family has... Read More »

$70M St. Regis Penthouse Goes Back To The Bank And Drops To $35M

$70M St. Regis Penthouse Goes Back To The Bank And Drops To $35M

Purchased for roughly $30,000,000 as a raw shell in 2005 by local real estate developer Victor MacFarlane, listed for $70,000,000 in 2008, and last asking $49,000,000 having finished an uberexpensive five year renovation, the 20,000 square foot penthouse atop San Francisco’s St. Regis at 188 Minna has been deeded... Read More »

High Atop The Hamilton (631 O’Farrell): Penthouse Listing And History

High Atop The Hamilton (631 O’Farrell): Penthouse Listing And History

Built as a hotel in 1929, converted to condominiums in 1962, and better known for its studios and one-bedrooms, the 3,879 square foot penthouse (#2101) atop The Hamilton (631 O’Farrell) has hit the market asking $4,500,000. A bit of Hamilton history with respect to how the penthouse came to... Read More »

Going Up: St. Regis Penthouse Construction Nearly Complete

Going Up: St. Regis Penthouse Construction Nearly Complete

As we wrote about the St. Regis penthouse in July: According to a plugged-in source…construction should be finished in a couple of months and the renderings will give way to reality. As a plugged-in tipster adds today: The St. Regis service elevators have been working overtime for weeks shuttling... Read More »

New York In Nob Hill Returns After Three Years: 1022 Powell Street #3

New York In Nob Hill Returns After Three Years: 1022 Powell Street #3

As we wrote about 1022 Powell Street (behind the vines) in April of 2006: As you know, it’s not often that we agree with listing hyperbole. And although we’ve only seen pictures (so far), we just might have to agree with the “One of a Kind Loft in Nob... Read More »

St. Regis Penthouse Now $21,000,000 Off (And No, That’s Not A Typo)

St. Regis Penthouse Now $21,000,000 Off (And No, That’s Not A Typo)

It’s a plugged-in reader that catches a slight change to the asking price for the Penthouse atop San Francisco’s St. Regis (188 Minna). Asking $70,000,000 in August of 2008, now listed on the Sotheby’s website for $49,000,000. Once again, 20,000+ square feet (including 2,900 of terraces); six bedrooms (including... Read More »