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How to Play Planning and Mint a Few Million Bucks

How to Play Planning and Mint a Few Million Bucks

Purchased as two adjacent but completely separate units in the Royal Towers building at 1750 Taylor Street for a combined $4.6 million back in January of 2014, an application to legally merge the one-bedroom unit #804 and the two-bedroom unit #805 was soon filed with the city, citing a... Read More »

Protecting the 1 Percent from $5M Apartments on Russian Hill

Protecting the 1 Percent from $5M Apartments on Russian Hill

Listed together for $5.5 million in October of 2013, the Royal Towers (1750 Taylor Street) one-bedroom unit #804 and adjacent, but not connected, two-bedroom unit #805 sold for a combined $4.6 million in January of 2014. From the listing at the time: “Combine these 2 apartments and have amazing... Read More »

A Royally Eye-Popping Sale at $3,350 per Square Foot

A Royally Eye-Popping Sale at $3,350 per Square Foot

Speaking of homes that have traded for over $10 million in San Francisco, the cooperative apartment #1601 at 1750 Taylor Street (a.k.a. The Royal Towers in Russian Hill) has just traded hands for $11.1 million, or roughly $3,350 per square foot. And that’s not even the eye-popping part. As... Read More »

Russian Hill Condo Misses The $3K Mark (But Fetches $6.9M)

Russian Hill Condo Misses The $3K Mark (But Fetches $6.9M)

Listed for $7.5 million last month, twice the price at which the three-bedroom Russian Hill condo had been purchased at the end of 2013 prior to being completely remodeled by Black Mountain Construction with April Sheldon Design, and a sale at which would have topped $3,000 per square foot,... Read More »

The Priciest Apartment in San Francisco at $3,165 Per Square Foot

The Priciest Apartment in San Francisco at $3,165 Per Square Foot

Referenced by a plugged-in reader last week, while the 3,318-square-foot unit #1601 within The Royal Towers at 1750 Taylor Street isn’t listed on the MLS, it is for sale and asking $10.5 million, a sale at which would make it the priciest apartment (condo/co-op) in San Francisco at $3,165... Read More »

Royally Unexpected Architecture Redux

Royally Unexpected Architecture Redux

On the market for $2,195,000 in 2009, the designer Royal Towers unit #203 sold for $2,175,000 that December. As we noted at the time, while the modern interior by Louise Mann might not be for everyone, the sweeping views of San Francisco most likely are: And while not yet... Read More »

A Remodeled Royal “Apple” Is Picked Atop Taylor Street

A Remodeled Royal “Apple” Is Picked Atop Taylor Street

Speaking of buildings on Taylor Street, as we first noted five months ago, the 1,920 square foot Royal Towers unit #2003 at 1750 Taylor Street was purchased for $2,675,000 in 2002 and subsequently upgraded with a new kitchen, baths and bamboo floors. Returned to the market and listed for... Read More »

On A Day Like Today, We’ll See You At The Pool…

On A Day Like Today, We’ll See You At The Pool…

Purchased for $2,675,000 in 2002 but since upgraded with a new kitchen, baths and bamboo floors, 1750 Taylor #2003 has just returned to the market listed for $2,850,000. Yes, there are big views from the three-bedroom including the maid’s. But as importantly on a day like today, there are... Read More »

Royally Short On The 18th Floor At 1750 Taylor

Royally Short On The 18th Floor At 1750 Taylor

As we wrote in February: Purchased for $2,550,000 in December 2007 and unsuccessfully listed for sale five times since with prices ranging from $2,700,000 to $1,900,000, the Royal Towers (1750 Taylor) #1803 is now back on the market MLS and listed for $1,995,000 as a short sale. The new... Read More »

The Quintessence Of Russian Hill Living Or The Market As A Whole?

The Quintessence Of Russian Hill Living Or The Market As A Whole?

Purchased for $2,550,000 in December 2007 and unsuccessfully listed for sale five times since with prices ranging from $2,700,000 to $1,900,000, the Royal Towers (1750 Taylor) #1803 is now back on the market MLS and listed for $1,995,000 as a short sale. The new listing at 22 percent below... Read More »