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Remembering The Heights Of 2008 And 100 Palo Alto Avenue

Remembering The Heights Of 2008 And 100 Palo Alto Avenue

As we wrote this past September: Custom built for former San Francisco Mayor Elmer E. Robinson in 1953, the Mid-Century home at 100 Palo Alto Avenue hit the market in March 2008 listed for $4,000,000 and closed escrow that April with a recorded contract price of $5,625,000. Returned to... Read More »

The Height Of The Heights And An Unnamed Real Estate Tycoon

The Height Of The Heights And An Unnamed Real Estate Tycoon

Custom built for former San Francisco Mayor Elmer E. Robinson in 1953, the Mid-Century home at 100 Palo Alto Avenue hit the market in March 2008 listed for $4,000,000 and closed escrow that April with a recorded contract price of $5,625,000. Returned to the market listed for $6,400,000 in... Read More »

Amazing Infill: Pushed, Squeezed And Shoehorned Onto Stanyan

Amazing Infill: Pushed, Squeezed And Shoehorned Onto Stanyan

First approved for infill development in 2005 despite its neighbors’ objections, including one referring to the proposed project as “a source of oppression,” the construction of 1410 Stanyan commenced at the end of 2010 and is nearing completion. While the site is clearly visible in the pre-construction aerial view... Read More »

As The Market Turns: Another Quick Cut For 100 Palo Alto

As The Market Turns: Another Quick Cut For 100 Palo Alto

On the back of a $900,000 (14%) reduction three weeks ago, the asking price for 100 Palo Alto was reduced another $550,000 (10%) yesterday, now asking $4,950,000 (12% under its 2008 purchase price). ∙ Comments: Less Great Expectations For Ex-Mayor’s Mid-Century Modern Read More »

Less Great Expectations For Ex-Mayor’s Mid-Century Modern Home

Less Great Expectations For Ex-Mayor’s Mid-Century Modern Home

As we wrote in June: In March 2008 the Mid-Century Modern Clarendon Heights home at 100 Palo Alto Avenue built for former San Francisco Mayor Elmer E. Robinson in 1953 hit the market asking $4,000,000. It ended up closing escrow with a recorded contract price of $5,625,000. And while... Read More »

An Ex-Mayor’s Mid-Century Clarendon Heights View Manse Returns

An Ex-Mayor’s Mid-Century Clarendon Heights View Manse Returns

In March 2008 the Mid-Century Modern Clarendon Heights home at 100 Palo Alto Avenue built for former San Francisco Mayor Elmer E. Robinson in 1953 hit the market asking $4,000,000. It ended up closing escrow with a recorded contract price of $5,625,000. And while we don’t believe it’s been... Read More »

A Hill Nestled In The Heights (65 Villa Terrace)

A Hill Nestled In The Heights (65 Villa Terrace)

Designed by Henry Hill, and nestled in Clarendon Heights, 65 Villa Terrace sports three bedrooms and three and one-half baths across 1,700 square feet of living space. And while not noted elsewhere (as far as we know), according to our research the property changed hands in December 2005 at... Read More »

Forget The Rock Star Lifestyle, Anybody Want To Live Like A Mayor?

Forget The Rock Star Lifestyle, Anybody Want To Live Like A Mayor?

According to a plugged-in tipster, “the custom built 1953 Clarendon Heights home of Mayor Robinson is hitting the MLS tomorrow.” 100 Palo Alto Avenue offers huge views to both the north and east, and sits on “the highest elevation residential street in the city” (a claim we... Read More »