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So You Thought You Knew the Market in Noe / San Francisco

So You Thought You Knew the Market in Noe / San Francisco

As we outlined last month, the previously remodeled three-bedroom home at 3806 22nd Street, which is “located on one of the best, flat blocks in Noe Valley,” was purchased for $3.275 million in October of 2016 and features “high ceilings, warm living spaces, and an open floor plan,” returned... Read More »

An Unpermitted Reskin and Resultant Surprise

An Unpermitted Reskin and Resultant Surprise

Purchased as a little two-unit building with “old world charm” for $2.175 million in April of 2018, permits to expand and remodel the two units at 842-844 Lyon Street were secured that June and the building was soon under wraps. Having returned to the market as two “spectacularly remodeled”... Read More »

So You Think You Know the Market in Noe?

So You Think You Know the Market in Noe?

Purchased for $3.275 million in October of 2016, the previously remodeled three-bedroom home at 3806 22nd Street, which is “located on one of the best, flat blocks in Noe Valley” and features “high ceilings, warm living spaces, and an open floor plan,” returned to the market priced at $3.895... Read More »

An Upgraded Archetype Edwardian, Circa 2007 to Today

An Upgraded Archetype Edwardian, Circa 2007 to Today

Purchased for $1.6 million in 2007, the interior of the “archetype Edwardian” at 4334 19th Street was remodeled, a garage was added and the 2,248-square-foot home subsequently traded for $2.7 million in September of 2015. The home’s kitchen has since been upgraded a bit more, with new Calacatta marble... Read More »

Traditional Thanks and a Badass Range

Traditional Thanks and a Badass Range

Purchased for $4.4 million in February of 2015, the kitchen of the rather spectacular Victorian home at 2187 California Street was subsequently remodeled and now sports a $52,000 (plus) La Cornue Château series range, along with new plumbing and electrical, porcelain countertops, a Gaggenau steam oven and warming drawers,... Read More »

Upgraded Victorian Drops Below Its 2015 Price

Upgraded Victorian Drops Below Its 2015 Price

The nearly 3,000-square-foot, “exceptional” Victorian home at 559 Douglass Street, on the border of Eureka and Noe Valley, was purchased for $2.85 million in October 2015, with a previously remodeled “chef’s kitchen” and lower-level bedroom suite which opens to a large deck and flowering backyard. The home’s kitchen, adjoining... Read More »

How Up is Down for a Sleek Condo in San Francisco

How Up is Down for a Sleek Condo in San Francisco

The two-bedroom, two-bath Unit C in the converted Jackson Square building at 845 Montgomery Street, which is located in the heart of the “coveted Jackson Square Historic District,” “surrounded by world class art galleries, tree lined streets, charming alleys, and distinctive eateries,” just sold for $1.3 million having been... Read More »

In Contract in the Heart of Cow Hollow

In Contract in the Heart of Cow Hollow

Purchased for $2.6 million in August of 2014 and then completely remodeled by Plath & Co, with an emphasis on preserving the home’s historic details and craftsmanship while adding luxury conveniences and finishes, the 2,400-square-foot, single-family home at 3020 Scott Street, “in the heart of Cow Hollow,” sold for... Read More »

Former Drug Den Redeveloped, Fetches $4.8 Million

Former Drug Den Redeveloped, Fetches $4.8 Million

As we outlined back in 2017: Purchased for $440,000 in 1995, the Castro District duplex at 517-519 Sanchez Street has been raided numerous times over the past seven years, resulting in the seizure of large quantities of crystal meth, heroin, ketamine, cocaine and cash. Two years ago the City... Read More »

Surprise!  That’s Not a Legal Parking Spot (Or Unit)

Surprise! That’s Not a Legal Parking Spot (Or Unit)

While common in practice and rarely enforced, parking in the setback/driveway between a home’s garage and the sidewalk in San Francisco is technically illegal per Planning Code Section 132(f), and that includes the parking/storage of any motor vehicles, trailers and/or boats. In addition, the curb cut in front of... Read More »