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Summer Break

The blogging aspect of theFrontSteps is closed for Summer Break. Expect little to no new blogging content until middle of August. Photo Credit @Curren_29 To track new listings, recent sales, overbids, underbids and [Read entire story]

SOLD | 707 Cole St. | Cole Valley | $2,606,000

Quite possibly one of the busiest sets of open houses I’ve ever held, with nearly 250-300 people through the door,has changed hands to a pair of wonderful people that will hopefully enjoy this home as much as my [Read entire story]

It’s Official, The Avenues Have Gone Bonkers…

San Francisco’s Top 10 Overbids of the Week: Address BR/BA/Units DOM List Price Sold Price Overbid 2658 40th Avenue 3/2.00/N/A 8 $895,000 $1,350,000 50.84% 833 Head Street [Read entire story]

San Francisco Real Estate Market Recap May / June 2017

The median sales price hit an all-time high for both single family houses and condo/loft/TIC’s in May. The incredibly tight supply coupled with strong demand pushed the prices up and the overbids as well. Single family [Read entire story]

For Sale | 707 Cole St. | Cole Valley | $2,495,000

This timelesssingle family home situated in one of the most desirable locations in all of San Francisco is a circa 1896 Victorian loaded with period details and charm, and updated for today’s standards. Just two [Read entire story]

Cole Valley Mid Century Gets $4,000,000 – Plus Overbids

It’s $1,250,000 over asking for 1238 Stanyan (#3 on the list, and worth every penny)…or to put it another way…an overbid that could almost (+$25k) buy you this condo in Cole Valley at 1240 Willard [Read entire story]

SOLD | 2139 15th Ave | Inner Parkside | $1,850,000

Another multiple offer situation, another happy buyer thrilled to beat out 10 others for this amazing home atin the Inner Parkside. It’s not easy to win as buyer in the Single Family market in San Francisco, but [Read entire story]

SOLD | 323 Church St. #A | Mission Dolores | $1,525,000

I’m pleased to report the successful off market close of my clients’ amazing condominium in a smooth and effortless transaction. Congratulations to the buyers, and my clients (the sellers). It has been a [Read entire story]

San Francisco Real Estate’s Top 10 Overbids Week Ending 5/19/17

I know it’s hard to top the blog I just posted about the letters from buyers’ children to sellers, but it is Friday after all, and I know you like your Overbids, so here you go… San Francisco’s [Read entire story]

Buyers Look To Their Children’s Art & Writing Skills To Get Offers Accepted

Sometimes, it’s not just money that gets a seller’s attention. I’ve been party to many, many a transaction in the last 15 years, and this year has been particularly busy for me (definitely not [Read entire story]

San Francisco Median Home Price Hits All Time High

San Francisco’s continued hot housing market reflects the incredibly strong full-employment economy that the Bay Area and the U.S. is experiencing. Not only is unemployment in San Francisco historically low (3.3%), but [Read entire story]

SOLD | 456 Belvedere | Cole Valley | $4,500,000

Congratulations to my buyers that just scored this AAA locatedhome at 456 Belvedere. We were the first people to see it, and we wrote an offer that day. They went big and fast to win, and I told ’em they [Read entire story]

SOLD | 212 Steiner | Hayes Valley / Lower Haight | $1,250,000

Since it was an off market deal, we don’t have much info to share, especially pictures. Congratulations to my buyer that just scored 212 Steiner, a two bed, one bath, Victorian in a ridiculously hip and happening [Read entire story]

SOLD | 745 18th Ave | Central Richmond | $1,412,000

I’m pleased to report the successful sale of this wonderful Richmond residence. In the end, we were able to get around 150 people through the door, we received nine offers, four of which were countered at $1.4M, [Read entire story]

Over, Under, and Everything In Between

I haven’t forgotten about you all. Setting some Overbids both on the buy and sell side myself. Closing 18th Ave today (will probably get on the Overbid list), closed an off market place on Steiner a couple days [Read entire story]

For Sale | Not On MLS | 2154 A Market St. | Duboce Triangle | $1,450,000

Don’t let the address fool you…this property is a slice of heaven in one of San Francisco’s most hip, lively, and sought after neighborhoods, literally on the borders of Duboce Triangle, Upper [Read entire story]

The List That Just Won’t Quit | San Francisco’s Top 10 Overbids Of The Week

To say the Richmond District single family home market is hot right now is a wee little understatement. It’s white hot. Overbid of $712,000 aside, it’s another $1100 per square foot sale in an area of town [Read entire story]

Five Days Later And $361,000 Over, 849 44th Ave Sets New Price Per Square Foot Record In Outer Richmond

To say we knocked it out of the park on this wonderful Outer Richmond residence, like I did with 652 44th Ave would be an understatement… Listed on a Friday morning, I got a call from an agent shortly thereafter [Read entire story]

Top 10 Overbids And Some Very Interesting Outer Sunset / Parkside Data

It’s that time… Top 10 Overbids Of the Week Address BR/BA/Units DOM List Price Sold Price Overbid 165 Vasquez Avenue 3/1.25/N/A 12 $1,050,000 $1,703,000 62.19% 1846 38th Avenue [Read entire story]

The Best Of Salesforce Tower Rising | Including Time-Lapse

I scoured Google and all the blogs so you don’t have to. Gotta start with the foundation… Before you can get to the top… Thanks to Jason Fang for the FAA poach and subsequent stomach turning [Read entire story]