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(Painting Courtesy of Jennifer Wasson)

I have a love-hate relationship with October.

I am always disappointed to have fewer hours of daylight, and I really start to notice this and mourn the loss of light in late September and early October.

I DO love the fact ...Read more

161 Randall

This truly quintessential San Francisco home carries a tranquil vibe from the unique front-of-house decks thru the house to the enchanting backyard. With captivating city views, this gorgeous and thoughtfully remodeled home has stunning hardwood floors and a well-designed layout including three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a one-car garage. The bright living room has a fireplace, and is an ideal setting for taking in the downtown skyline. The formal dining room is adjacent to the beautifully renovated kitchen with an island breakfast bar, a Thermador fridge, Viking stove and French doors that lead to the garden. The home’s master suite features amazing downtown views, abundant closet space, and an adjacent sitting room with a calming energy that has access to a deck that overlooks the serene garden.

The charming south-facing backyard is brimming with mature plants and fruit trees with a thriving grassy area. It has views of Bernal Hill and built-in seating located just steps off the kitchen, creating the ideal indoor/outdoor environment—perfect for entertaining with family or friends.

This home’s location is prime! It is walking distance to Glen Park Village, Bernal Heights and Noe Valley dining and shopping. Great transportation options including BART, J-Church, MUNI busses, and several corporate shuttle stops. Plus easy access to highway 280.

This lovely home has downtown views, a tranquil south facing yard and is walkable to conveniences and transportation. A true San Francisco gem!

There have been several articles recently that indicate the San Francisco housing market is a heading to doom: there is a bubble, it will burst and prices will tumble. Is that true? My crystal ball has been broken for a long time.

Here’s what I know. The housing market in the Bay Area ...Read more

San Francisco Real Estate Market: Is It A Bubble?

There have been several articles recently that indicate the San Francisco housing market is a heading to doom: there is a bubble, it will burst and prices will tumble. Is that true? My crystal ball has been broken for a long ...Read more

Financing and Inspection Conditions are common in a purchase contract. Depending upon market conditions, some buyers may choose to waive conditions, or depending on the property and its condition, you might wish to add additional ones. Here is an overview: ...Read more

what's my home really worth?

Is Your Home Really Worth What Zillow* Says It Is?

*Zillow or any other company with an Automatic Valuation Model, that is!

There are many Automatic Valuation Models available on the internet, designed to give instant valuations of property values. In most cases, there is a ...Read more

It probably comes as no surprise to anyone who lives in the Bay Area and has access to local news reports: The real estate market in San Francisco and all over the Bay Area continues to have rising sales prices caused by fierce demand, and multiple buyers bidding on almost every home or condo ...Read more

Ben and Tom Sell Their Condo In the Mission

I helped Ben Amyes and Tom Hagan sell their condo in the Mission and this enabled them to move to Woodacre. Here is their story :

Ben and Tom Sell Their HomeRead more

2542 Sacramento Street #102

This beautiful, light-filled one bedroom, one bath condo is ideally located a half block from Pacific Heights’ vibrant Fillmore Street, with some of the city’s best restaurants, cafés and boutiques. It is a quick walk to Alta Plaza and Lafayette Parks, close to MUNI and corporate shuttle busses, and it’s easy to get downtown and to points North and South. The combination living and dining rooms with wood floors are adjacent to the kitchen and the private patio.  The kitchen has granite counters, stainless appliances, beautiful gray-stained cabinets and a glass tile backsplash. The bright, spacious bedroom has a large closet. Extra storage is available in the custom-designed unit in the spacious entry hallway. Leased parking in building. Low HOA dues $371.56 per month. Beautiful and close to it all. It doesn’t get much better than this!

2171 Sacramento Street #3

Step into this light-filled condo and you will be transported from the hustle of your busy life to a calm, serene space.  The open floor plan living and dining room has a wood burning fireplace, built in book shelves and a glass wall that opens onto the large deck with views to the south of treetops and Twin Peaks and Sutro Tower. The adjacent kitchen has good storage and stainless steel appliances. The large bedroom has a custom built closet organizer and garden views. The updated bathroom has plenty of storage for towels and linens, the hall closet is large and there is additional storage in the garage. Garage parking. Great location, near Polk and Fillmore Street shops and restaurants, close to MUNI and corporate shuttles. Perfect!