Living in Your Home

By Craig Isaacson , Vice President UBS

We can all agree that seeing our ...Read more

Rental prices in San Francisco continue to rise . Demand has continued to increase: SF is a great city and like most major U.S. cities has seen population growth in recent decades and many factors make the city ...Read more

It's mid-January, that time of year when people have fallen off the wagon with respect to their New Year's Resolutions. The regular visits to the gym have fallen off or the chocolate cake looked really good. Me? I am not a huge believer in creating NYRs. I am very interested in goal setting and ...Read more

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A friend arrived at a pot luck dinner a few months ago with a big pot of soup, wrapped in a beautiful cloth. The cloth also served to hold the lid on the pot as she drove across town. What a great idea! I would have put the pot in a box to try and absorb any soup that might spill if the lid came ...Read more

Last fall, I was introduced to Evernote. This App let's you keep electronic notebooks of information--notes that you take, things that you clip on the web, ideas that you have. You can use this on your computer and several mobile devices. I don't think I took it too seriously until a few weeks ...Read more

I saw this great article in Elle Decor about How to Hang Art Like a Pro . It gives great tips re: the mechanics of hanging art on the walls as well as artistic tips . I find that many of our clients talk about feeling at ...Read more

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I was awakened in the middle of the night to the SHRIEK of the smoke detectors in my house. Jolted awake. No sign of smoke or fire. Headed downstairs quickly--no sign of anything there. All detectors screaming downstairs. And ...Read more

I was delighted to see a facebook post from my client this morning (while sitting on long and boring hold). There fantastic home was highlighted in yesterday's Chronicle . I helped them buy this ...Read more