San Francisco Real Estate Market Recap 2019


We finally had a chance to sit down and edit our 2019 San Francisco Real Estate Market Recap. In this issue we share important market trends and strategy to buy and sell real estate in San Francisco. You can find the full report right here. It has a lot of great insight as to our … Continue reading San Francisco Real Estate Market Recap 2019

Sunset House Gets Over $1500 per Square Foot


Ridiculously low pricing aside, this week’s Maximum Overbid goes to 1938 35th Ave, a Sunset District home listed for $895,000 and sold for $1,238,000. Forget about the overbid, because that’s not an indication of anything in this situation except low asking price, but have a look at the sales price per square foot – $1547. … Continue reading Sunset House Gets Over $1500 per Square Foot

Does The Fed Rate Cut Mean Lower Mortgage Rates For Your Home Loan?


Surely you heard the news yesterday the “Fed is going to cut interest rates” again, and you might think that means lower interest rates on your home loans. Well…it isn’t so cut and dry. For an explanation, we asked our go-to mortgage broker, Tim Wood of Opes Advisors for a little clarification: What the Fed … Continue reading Does The Fed Rate Cut Mean Lower Mortgage Rates For Your Home Loan?

San Francisco Real Estate Porn Recap | Think Pools, Architecture, Overbids, and More


It’s been another busy week in the world of San Francisco real estate, so we thought a quick recap of some of the most recent and worthy real estate porn is in order. To begin…the Top 10 Overbids. They never get old, and as always, there are some stunners. Address BR/BA/Units DOM List Price Sold … Continue reading San Francisco Real Estate Porn Recap | Think Pools, Architecture, Overbids, and More

SOLD | 547 Missouri | Potrero Hill | $4,700,000 … and some thoughts


Imagine for a minute you can live multiple places at multiple times in the same body, mind, and spirit. Now imagine you had unlimited funds to go along with this dream. Imagine you had friends in all of those places and nobody knew your body, mind and spirit were living in another location. Where would … Continue reading SOLD | 547 Missouri | Potrero Hill | $4,700,000 … and some thoughts

Summer Is Over | Will SF Real Estate Heat Up Per Usual?


San Francisco / Bay Area Real Estate Market Update Questions about this report, property values in your area, the best time to sell, or how to have a great mountain bike ride without leaving the city limits? We gotcha covered. Give us a shout and we’ll get you dialed. –San Francisco Real Estate Market Report … Continue reading Summer Is Over | Will SF Real Estate Heat Up Per Usual?

Sold, Sold, and Sold Again | Three Recent Transactions Of Note


When you’re busy, you’re busy. And when it’s Summer, you don’t want to be busy. And when you’re busy, who wants to blog!? If that makes any sense. :-) Although the blog posts haven’t been coming through, the sales for theFrontSteps have. Since our last “SOLD” update, we’ve been a part of the following transactions: … Continue reading Sold, Sold, and Sold Again | Three Recent Transactions Of Note

Exclusive Access To San Francisco Off Market (Private) Listings


When it comes to San Francisco real estate, nothing is more important than having an edge, and as our clients and readers you’re getting a major one today. We, at theFrontSteps, have long been fans of alternative methods and avenues to get your property sold, and ways to connect buyers with sellers that simply don’t … Continue reading Exclusive Access To San Francisco Off Market (Private) Listings

San Francisco Real Estate Market Update | Looking Back And Forward (yes, we have a crystal ball)


It’s that time…another monthly market update. Click the image below or follow this link to the full report. As always, we are here for you. Despite my personal desires to have a mellow Summer, it has been busy. More on that soon. For now, enjoy your real estate market update.

Top 10 Overbids | San Francisco Real Estate | 5/10/19


Before you dive into the Overbid list and let your mind wander into a land where $1,000,000 buys you a house on a lake with pool and a boat (and pool boy or girl), only to be stopped by the haunting suspicion “I’ve seen that before”, we must shed some light on how we pull … Continue reading Top 10 Overbids | San Francisco Real Estate | 5/10/19

Maximum Overbids of the Week Ending 5/3/19


Meant to push this out on Friday…oops. Got busy. Here you all go. Some jaw droppers, for sure. Make sure to check 2178 15th (#2 slot), and compare it to our listing at 973a 14th St. as the open houses this weekend were jam packed. Address BR/BA/Units DOM List Price Sold Price Overbid 1782 27th … Continue reading Maximum Overbids of the Week Ending 5/3/19

Wondering What it Would be Like to Live in the Twisting Tower? We Can Fill You in.


You’ve likely seen it—the striking tower that has shot up between Spear and Folsom Streets, known as MIRA. It rises 400 feet into the air, offers 392 units, and is throwing distance to the Bay Bridge, Rincon Park, and Embarcadero. Designed by award-winning architecture firm Studio Gang and developed by Tishman Speyer, MIRA is a … Continue reading Wondering What it Would be Like to Live in the Twisting Tower? We Can Fill You in.

Mid Century Flare Meets Spanish Med Barrel Front In Mission Dolores


Situated in the heart-center of San Francisco in oh-so hip Mission Dolores, on a tree lined (dare I say quiet) cul-de-sac, and walking distance to countless shops and restaurants, this wonderful flat at 64 Rosemont Place is sure to delight and charm, and check every box: Circa 1928 barrel front; 1458 square feet; two bedrooms; … Continue reading Mid Century Flare Meets Spanish Med Barrel Front In Mission Dolores

Maximum Overbid of the Month Hits $625,000 Over Asking


Just when you thought things were cooling…this: Located at 131 Castro Street in the desirable Duboce Triangle, this full-floor condominium fetched a final sale price 62.81% over its original asking price of $995,000. It ultimately sold for $1,620,000. Fabulous features like newly refinished hardwood floors, spacious rooms, high ceilings, a woodburning fireplace, amazing storage, wrap-around … Continue reading Maximum Overbid of the Month Hits $625,000 Over Asking