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Before and After at 228 Elsie

Before and After at 228 Elsie

Purchased as a “contractor’s special” for $550,000 a year ago, 228 Elsie has returned to the market in Bernal having been redesigned, rebuilt, and repriced at $1,350,000. And having been acquired as a two-bedroom with 750 finished square feet according to tax records, and “on one of the best... Read More »

A Quick Resale And Update For BLU (631 Folsom)

A Quick Resale And Update For BLU (631 Folsom)

Purchased for a recorded $584,000 six months ago, and which appears to have included a year of pre-paid HOA dues worth $7,482 (“Hoa paid thru 6/2010”), 631 Folsom #6E returned to the market yesterday asking $669,000 as the first listed resale at BLU. At the time of purchase this... Read More »

If Only They Would Be Willing To Accept Virtual Mini-Dollars As Well

If Only They Would Be Willing To Accept Virtual Mini-Dollars As Well

Speaking of recently staged, we can’t help but notice the first attempted Millennium flip resale has received a “virtual” treatment (click photo above to enlarge). And while we applaud the “photo virtually staged” watermarks, we’re amazed at how much virtual furniture can fit in that real space: a couch... Read More »

1200 Indiana: Flip Or Folly?

1200 Indiana: Flip Or Folly?

If we remember correctly, the ultra modern (and apparently “URBAN FABULOUS”) live/work space at 1200 Indiana last changed hands was last on the market about nine months ago after it was (listed at $1,998,000 with Herth). Well, it’s back on the market with a new price ($2,188,000) and a... Read More »

Investing In The Bubble

Entrepreneurs from coast to coast are creating investment funds and ancillary businesses to capitalize on any downturns in the real estate market. One such “opportunity fund” has a stated plan of acquiring “new and converted condominium units purchased by speculators” and then holding them for “extended periods or shorter-term... Read More »