Dipping our toes into other markets around the Bay Area, we’re happy to report the successful purchase of this wonderful home in the Oakland hills to some wonderful clients who will enjoy the warm weather and views for years to come. It was a competitive situation (Duh!), and in the end our clients got it. … Continue reading SOLD | 5775 Merriewood Dr | Oakland | $1,400,000
I wish I could say theFrontSteps had these listings, but we don’t. But why should we all miss out? I want to have good neighbors and close deals, just as much as you want to know if a trophy property or two are coming up for sale. So, if you, or anyone you know, have … Continue reading Three Sutro Heights Properties Not Yet On MLS
It’s time to let you in on the little secret of off market properties. It’s really not a secret anymore, but of course getting access to them is not that easy. Unless, of course, you are a follower of theFrontSteps and fan of our page. We’ve had your back for nearly 20 years now, so … Continue reading A List Of Off Market Properties
When the real estate market in San Francisco, especially San Francisco’s Sunset District, is as crazy as it is, you gotta know where to find opportunity and know when to strike, and strike quickly. Happy to report yet another off market find for my buyers, and successful close of a long and painful lender process. … Continue reading SOLD | Sunset District | Off Market
I’m pleased to report yet another successful off market (property not on MLS) sale for my clients who had been searching for so long, writing offers, getting beaten by other higher offers, but ultimately hanging in there. Patience paid off.
The San Francisco real estate market continues to roar onward and upwards bringing sustained disappointment to buyers, and almost immediate elation to sellers (assuming your property is priced right, and located well.) Find all of the market data you could imagine in theFrontSteps’ newsletter. That link again to the entire market report is right here, … Continue reading San Francisco Median Home Prices Reach New All – Time Highs
Just in time for the weekend. It was actually a Mission District condo that claimed the top spot on the Top 10 Overbid List (see below) at damn near 52% over asking (we calculate via percentage not $$), but have a look at 268 Wawona in West Portal… Listed at $2,895,000, barely a minute on … Continue reading If You Sold Your Home For $1,355,000 Over Asking, Where Would You Go? What Would You Buy?
During April 2021 in San Francisco, the median single-family home price rose once again to an all-time high, and condo prices fell. Year-over-year, single-family home prices meaningfully increased, up 10%, while condo prices declined 5%. To say it’s a nutty market would be a huge understatement. Keep in mind the numbers take averages. There are … Continue reading May Housing Market Update for San Francisco
I mean, where does one begin to comprehend some of these overbids. At quick glance of the top 20 Overbids for the past two weeks there are two properties that sold over $1,000,000 above asking, and another that was damn close to that! 330 San Leandro Way, $1,040,000 over asking 195 San Leandro Way, $1,405,000 … Continue reading Two Houses on the Same Street Selling $1,000,000 + Over Asking…Ahhh San Francisco
Nothing glamorous to report here, just a solid investment property purchased by a long time friend and client. Congratulations, well done. For questions about buying investment property in San Francisco, feel free to give me a shout by hitting that contact button above. –204 Dore St, $1,750,000
I’m pleased to introduce to you my clients’ awesome live/work loft in the most hip of Mission district locations that they have entrusted me to market and sell. It’s a beauty of a home that checks all the boxes. Head on over to the property website for many more images and a 3D virtual tour … Continue reading For Sale | 475 Hampshire #6 | Mission District | $1,495,000
I’m pleased to report that we have FINALLY sold this wonderfully old property on Fell Street in San Francisco’s NOPA district. If ever there were curve balls thrown at a transaction, this one had them all. There is no way I could possibly tell all the tales here, but just imagine 4 different buyers, 4 … Continue reading SOLD! – Finally – It Only Took A Year +
It’s safe to say people still want to live in San Francisco, especially San Francisco’s Outer Sunset District. With 1919 47th Ave listing at $999,000, and selling for $1,400,000 (mind you we’re still technically in the grips of this pandemic), one can only shake their head in disbelief. This is not the only insane overbid. … Continue reading Outer Sunset Home Sells $401,000 Over Asking | Ocean Beach Surfers Everywhere Shake Their Heads
Just in time for the weekend, and just in time for you and your investment dollars to get put to good use. We have taken 731-733 17th Ave from the Private Listing circuit and she’s now on MLS. Check the property website for details, but sadly no photos. Access has not been easy during Covid, … Continue reading For Sale | Edwardian Flats in the Central Richmond | $1,695,000
The most amazing and modern Potrero Hill Craftsman is now officially on the market and For Sale. Take a minute to pause what you’re doing, browse the breathtaking views and details of this home, and consider yourself living here for just a moment…or a lifetime. Just want to be able to come over and visit … Continue reading For Sale | 547 Missouri | Potrero Hill | $5,350,000
It’s the Inner Sunset taking top honors this week on our list of Top 10 Overbids with this stunning three bed, two bath home at 1387 14th Ave selling for a whopping $760,000 over list price. What an awesome home in a great location. Congratulations to both the buyers and sellers. As for the rest, … Continue reading From $1,550,000 To $2,310,000 | Inner Sunset Home Is Overbid Of The Week 😲