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Eye-On-Eichlers Home Tour (Marin)

Eye-On-Eichlers Home Tour (Marin)

Wondering what all the Eichler fuss is about? Well here’s a chance to see for yourself (and to support the Hospice of Marin while doing so). The Eye-On-Eichlers Home Tour featuring over twenty Eichler homes in San Rafael’s Lucas Valley and Terra Linda neighborhoods, and “celebrating the 50th Anniversary... Read More »

Premium Rents In The Presidio

Premium Rents In The Presidio

From a “plugged in” tipster: Remember when bidding wars were to buy a place? Now they’re taking place over rentals in the Presidio. Two or three years ago, the Presidio couldn’t give these places away, with units sitting empty for months. But in the last few months, the park... Read More »

Your Chance To Live On Napier Lane (22 Napier Ln)

Your Chance To Live On Napier Lane (22 Napier Ln)

Napier Lane holds a special place in our hearts. It’s quintessential San Francisco: an enclave of quirky little homes that are perched along a wooden byway on the side of Telegraph Hill, can only be reached by way of the Filbert Steps, and offer sweeping views of the bay.... Read More »

Ch-ch-ch-ch-Changes

Let’s see, a “favored nabe yet to come” (re: the Rincon Hill area), “big bucks” (re: prices), and a “moat of congestion” (re: traffic). It sounds like John King has been “plugging in” to a few of the comments on SocketSite. And while we’re surprised that he finds it... Read More »

The Francisco Palms (1229 Francisco)

The Francisco Palms (1229 Francisco)

Say goodbye to the Galileo Court apartment complex at 1229 Francisco. And say hello to the Francisco Palms, a down to the studs renovation, and an ambitious seventeen unit TIC development by Maven Investments. That’s right, our own little “Melrose Place” down in the Marina, complete with four palm... Read More »

Tainted Love Of Presidio Terrace

Tainted Love Of Presidio Terrace

As far as we know, there are currently three homes for sale in Presidio Terrace: 6 Presidio Terrace ($10,900,000; reduced from $14,000,000), 28 Presidio Terrace ($5,380,000) which was designed by renowned architect Charles Whittlesey, and 34 Presidio Terrace ($11,000,000) which was designed by renowned architect George Applegarth. And while... Read More »

Cattle In Eureka Valley

Cattle In Eureka Valley

Yesterday we received the above 1880’s photograph of Eureka Valley and 70 Douglass. “70 Douglass is one of the few surviving structures from a time when Eureka Valley was better known for farms and cattle. In the photo, that’s a cattle yard on the East side of Douglass. 70... Read More »

We’re Doing Our Part

We’re Doing Our Part

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The Infinity: A Study In Contrast

The Infinity: A Study In Contrast

Our previous post on The Infinity has generated some great comments from both prospective and actual buyers of The Infinity and One Rincon Hill. The early sentiment: The Infinity has a better location, One Rincon offers a better value (i.e., price), and navigating rush hour traffic will probably suck... Read More »

Competition, Rates, And Plugging In

J.K. Dineen hits the front page of the San Francisco Business Times with a great piece titled, “Competition runs high: Luxury condos vie for buyers on Rincon Hill.” And while the piece focuses on the Metropolitan, it might just be a bellwether for other developments around town. A couple... Read More »