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Purchased for $3.450 million seven months ago, the renovated Lower Haight Victorian at 630 Page Street was re-listed at the same price last October and then reduced to $3.299 million in November, at which point the listing was updated to specifically tout a “One and only price reduction!” Withdrawn... Read More »

No Competition for a Reinvented Noe Valley Victorian

No Competition for a Reinvented Noe Valley Victorian

Purchased out of probate as a contractor’s special with three bedrooms, one bath and without a garage for $850,000 in 2008, the then 1,164 square foot Noe Valley home at 439 Clipper Street returned to the market with plans for $1,295,000 in 2014. Having failed to sell the vision,... Read More »

Five Months Later and $151K Less for a Historic Lower Haight Home

Five Months Later and $151K Less for a Historic Lower Haight Home

Purchased for $3.45 million five months ago when listed as “a Gump’s Collectors Edition catalog, a hacienda in San Miguel Allende, a Victorian Style Book – all in one,” the renovated Lower Haight Victorian at 630 Page Street officially returned to the market four months later, listed on... Read More »

Corpse House Fetches Over $1.5 Million

Corpse House Fetches Over $1.5 Million

Bidding at the probate hearing for the Lake District Victorian within which the mummified corpse of the homeowner was found among the items hoarded by her surviving adult daughter has resulted in a final sale price of $1.56 million for the home. The sale required court confirmation as the... Read More »

Corpse House In Contract For Over A Million Dollars

Corpse House In Contract For Over A Million Dollars

A bid of $1,029,500 has been received for the Lake District Victorian within which the mummified corpse of the homeowner was found among the items hoarded by her surviving adult daughter.  And the final sale price could go higher. As the mother’s death was never reported, the sale will... Read More »

Hoarder’s Home In Which Corpse Was Found Listed For $928K

Hoarder’s Home In Which Corpse Was Found Listed For $928K

The Lake District Victorian within which the mummified corpse of the homeowner was found is now on the market for $928,000 as a “major-fixer” with “Vintage Charm/Details” and touting “a real News Worthy History,” the unfortunate story of which we first reported earlier this year. While the listing doesn’t... Read More »

Contemporary Fixtures With Victorian Charm?

Contemporary Fixtures With Victorian Charm?

The 4,000-square-foot Victorian at 1120 South Van Ness Avenue has been remodeled.  But as illustrated by the master bath, this isn’t your typical gut job.  And many of the home’s original details, and rooms, and remain intact. In the yard behind, the outdoor kitchen includes the modern grill and... Read More »

Renovated, Restored And Reduced $500K

Renovated, Restored And Reduced $500K

Designed by Albert Pissis and built in 1894, the Alamo Square Victorian at 860 Fell Street has been “meticulously renovated and restored” over the past twenty years by its current owners.  Think grand chandeliers, imported French drapery, and woodwork which was painstakingly stripped with dental tools to restore it... Read More »

Quintessential San Francisco Mansion Facing Foreclosure

Quintessential San Francisco Mansion Facing Foreclosure

Purchased for $3,875,000 at the end of 2007, the 8,000-square-foot Victorian at 21 Buena Vista Avenue East (which features 22 remodeled rooms, 1,700 square feet of private gallery space, and a cellar for 3,000 bottles of wine) returned to the market last year listed for $6,500,000. Reduced to $5,900,000 and briefly... Read More »

Behind The Scenes At 21 Buena Vista Avenue

Behind The Scenes At 21 Buena Vista Avenue

While not available last week when we first reported the Victorian’s return, the latest and greatest listing photos for the Witches Hat at 21 Buena Vista Avenue are now online. Read More »