Ex-Wozland For Sale

Ex-Wozland For Sale

The one-time Los Gatos home of Apple’s co-founder, Steve Wozniak, has been on the market for at least six months. And despite the fact that the 7,200 sqft house at 300 Santa Rosa Drive was “listed” at $7,950,000 last December, NBC11 is reporting that the owner (a developer and... Read More »

Just One Of The Reasons We Blog

We recently received a nice note from the organizers behind the ‘Save 39 Chattanooga’ campaign: Thanks for including 39 Chattanooga so prominently on your site! We’ve gotten several responses already. The more we get the word out, the better our chances are of finding a buyer who wants to... Read More »

The Secret Agent And Website Of 569 Waller

The Secret Agent And Website Of 569 Waller

The sellers of 569 Waller swear by their agent, “Kathleen Gilheany is our agent – our secret agent. The best kept secret in San Francisco Real Estate. Period.” And after reading a couple of Kathleen’s comments on the MLS listing for their property, “The agent has had a facelift,... Read More »

The Lansing (50 Lansing Street)

The Lansing (50 Lansing Street)

THE LANSING has opened the doors to its 82 units at 50 Lansing Street (off First) and is stressing “IMMEDIATE OCCUPANCY.” Developed by Lambert Development (of The Brannan fame), and touting a whole host of other contributors (including SB Architects, BaMo design, and lighting consultants Auerbach Glasow), the building... Read More »

Party Like It’s 2006

The Wall Street Journal reports on a growing trend of over-the-top parties, gift bags, and celebrity attended events that are being hosted by real estate developers targeting real-estate brokers and potential buyers of high-end condominiums in New York, Florida, and Las Vegas. The growing glut of expensive condos is... Read More »

SocketSite’s San Francisco Inventory Update: 6/1/06

Based on more “back of the envelope” calculations, it appears that the inventory of listed housing inventory in San Francisco has remained relatively flat over the past two weeks (although up ~8% over the past month). In addition, the percentage of active listings that have undergone at least one... Read More »

OFHEO Reports 1.15% First Quarter Appreciation For San Francisco

OFHEO Reports 1.15% First Quarter Appreciation For San Francisco

The Office of Federal Housing Enterprise Oversight (OFHEO) released its first quarter House Price Index (HPI) and appreciation tables this morning. According to the OFHEO, “U.S. home prices were 12.54 percent higher in the first quarter of 2006 than they were one year earlier. Appreciation for the most recent... Read More »

Panoramic View (Of Wall)

Panoramic View (Of Wall)

At $398,000, 523 Ellington Avenue is currently the least expensive single person family house listed in San Francisco. And while we tend to appreciate small, they really weren’t kidding about the “small deck” (i.e., walkway). ∙ Listing: 523 Ellington Avenue (1/1) – $398,000 Read More »

TurnHere For San Francisco

TurnHere For San Francisco

TurnHere, a collection of “Sponsored” (advertorial? advidetorial?) and un-sponsored short films “that capture interesting neighborhoods, merchants and travel destinations,” has officially launched its new site with a particular focus on Los Angeles, New York, and San Francisco. ∙ Advertorial by Wiki ∙ TurnHere: San Francisco Read More »

Redfin is Coming Here

Four months ago we let you know that Redfin was coming to San Francisco. Today, ReyEstate announced that they’re here (albeit a bit confused). ∙ QuickLinks: Power To The People ∙ So Much For Doing Your Homework Read More »