From a reader: Could San Francisco tax payers be footing the bill for the street cleaning (in this case vacuuming) in front of the Mayor’s [Gavin Newsom] apartment on Russian Hill? At least the street cleaner curbed its wheels….and our readers still send us quality tips. As a reminder, if you have something to share: … Continue reading Deep Thoughts For A Friday: Your Tax Dollars (Hard) At Work For Gavin
We are very excited to announce that we have been purchased by a large local corporation and will cease regular publication only temporarily to build our new product. It is a great day in the land of theFrontSteps and we thank all of our loyal readers for getting us to this point. We also thank … Continue reading theFrontSteps Bought By Large Corporation For $4 Million
“How’s the market?” This has to be the number one most common question we’re asked these days by principals and Realtors alike. So we thought we’d give you some answers you’ll likely hear at your next cocktail party (stocked with Keystone Light, and Jose Cuervo, because Lord knows Negra Modelo and Patron Silver ain’t flowin’ … Continue reading “How’s The Market?” Common Replies You Might Hear Over Cocktails
We’re at a loss for words on this one: 2307 45th Ave [MLS]
In Malcolm Kaufman’s most recent “Pulse of the Market”, he makes an excellent comparison of the new buyer mentality as one that closely resembles a play he had seen in his early college days, “Waiting for Godot”, where the play “follows two consecutive days in the lives of a pair of men who divert themselves … Continue reading Buyers Are “Waiting For Godot”?
Could somebody put a stop to this? What happens if you scroll down the screen you ask? More red…
Dried herbs, or drying (pot) plants? It certainly can’t be helping the sale of 442 Detroit, but it might be helping the occupants cope with a declining market, or pending eviction. Regardless, it’s “two for one” on this home, so you better get it while supplies last…the homes that is. –442 Detroit [MLS] [Disclaimer: Of … Continue reading Please Remove Drying (Marijuana) Plants When Selling Home
How about the Barack Obama Contingency? Might have to try this at the car dealer. “I’ll buy that Audi S4 today, drive the hell out of it for now, but if McCain wins I’m bringing it back empty, keyed, and covered in pigeon shit.” Main article found here.
As many of you know, I try to steer clear of political posts, but this time, I can’t. If I didn’t at least announce who I am voting for and do my part getting the word out, and that second coming of the idiots McCain and Joe Sixpack Palin make it to office, I will … Continue reading Vote for Barack Obama
From yesterday’s “Spot or Not: Parking in San Francisco”, and what to do with a car that blocks your driveway, (tow or ticket) a reader (“YouKidsGetOuttaMyDriveway“) hits the nail on the head: Use as a target for an egg tossing contest and THEN have it towed. Only a B&T’er would be stupid/rude/self-absorbed enough to do … Continue reading Comment du Jour: “egg tossing contest” and “B&T’er”
It’s Friday, and it’s time to have a laugh. No more talking real estate. See you next week.
If you haven’t seen this yet, we’re sorry. If you have, time to watch it again. See more Will Ferrell videos at Funny or Die
We thought we’d take the time to introduce you all to “Chopper”, who’d like Australians to quit being so soft. We got to thinking, what if you substitute when he says, “Australia” with San Francisco? It fits quite nicely. San Francisco, it’s time to “Harden the F*** up”. [Editor’s note: If you can’t get a … Continue reading San Francisco “needs to Harden the F*** up.”