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The Bourn Boardinghouse (A Lesser Known Sequel)

As if the Bourn Mansion wasn’t intriguing enough, a plugged-in reader reports: “I met some guy in the park several weeks ago who just seemed bored and desperate for conversation. He told me he was renting a room from an eccentric older woman who lived in a gigantic house on... Read More »

Bourn To Run Party: A San Francisco Mansion Of Ex-Glory And Dreams

Bourn To Run Party: A San Francisco Mansion Of Ex-Glory And Dreams

The listing of 2525 Webster sparked a discussion about 2550 Webster (a.k.a. The Bourn Mansion). And while we could have sworn we had previously profiled the San Francisco landmark clinker brick property, alas we had not. Designed by Willis Polk (think the landmark Hallidie Building, 2820 Pacific, and Filoli... Read More »

The Dow Continues To Move (While 2170 Pacific Still Hasn’t)

The Dow Continues To Move (While 2170 Pacific Still Hasn’t)

It’s at least the fourth time a listing for 2170 Pacific Avenue has touted “On Tour as New” and “1st OPEN!” Now asking $2,995,000 with an official one day on the market according to those industry stats. Purchased on 5/27/2004 for $2,350,000. Once again, closing price for the Dow... Read More »

Live As Big As A Lurie (2100 Pacific Avenue #9 On The Market)

Live As Big As A Lurie (2100 Pacific Avenue #9 On The Market)

It’s a big (5,190 square feet) full-floor unit affording big San Francisco views (bridge to bridge and beyond) and a “big” San Francisco address (2100 Pacific). And while there is some debate as to whether or not the Luries ever resided at 2601 Lyon, there’s no debate with respect... Read More »

A $3,000,000 Reduction (That Might Not Seem Like So Much To Some)

A $3,000,000 Reduction (That Might Not Seem Like So Much To Some)

It was the 2007 Decorator Showcase Home and has been on the market for over two years (an “official” DOM of 690). It was initially listed for $55,000,000 in early 2007 and received a rumored four offers a few months later (which were all countered at asking and all... Read More »

Rent Kirk Hammett’s Mansion For $1,555 A Month (Split Nine Ways)

Rent Kirk Hammett’s Mansion For $1,555 A Month (Split Nine Ways)

Last listed for sale at $9,500,000 before being withdrawn, Kirk Hammett’s recently remodeled mansion atop Pacific Heights (2505 Divisadero) is now being offered for rent at $14,000 a month. Yes, that’s only $1,550 per bedroom (there are nine). And while that application from you and eight of your buddies... Read More »

Another Address Change And Listing On Raycliff Terrace: Number 27

Another Address Change And Listing On Raycliff Terrace: Number 27

Designed by William Wurster in 1949, renovated by Sandy Walker in 1996, and last sold on 1/13/2004 with a reported contract price of $3,383,500 (listed for $3,995,000), 27 Raycliff (previously known as 25 Raycliff) is once again coming soon. A great courtyard, “glimpses” of the Bay and Broadway homes,... Read More »

The Monster Meets A Magnetic Death? (2505 Divisadero Withdrawn)

The Monster Meets A Magnetic Death? (2505 Divisadero Withdrawn)

After an effective 1000+ days on the market, a few reductions, and a remodeling, the listing for Kirk Hammett’s Pacific Heights mansion at 2505 Divisadero has been withdrawn from the market. Luckily Death Magnetic is meeting with no such sales challenge. Read More »

It’s Deja Vu (But Not DJIA) All Over Again: 2170 Pacific Avenue Edition

It’s Deja Vu (But Not DJIA) All Over Again: 2170 Pacific Avenue Edition

One official “day on the market” in district seven (be sure to adjust those industry statistics if you’re playing along at home). “On Tour as New” and “1st OPEN!” according the listing. And yet somehow strangely familiar. For the second time. We’ll try to lead by example, however, and... Read More »

The SocketSite Scoop On 2799 Broadway (A.K.A. 37 Raycliff Terrace)

The SocketSite Scoop On 2799 Broadway (A.K.A. 37 Raycliff Terrace)

While the basic gist of the tale we were told a while back about the recent sale of 2799 Broadway (see third paragraph below) was accurate (big house sells for big money and Bebo founders buy it), a bit of refinement is in order. While Malin Giddings represented those... Read More »