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  • Tenderloin Undergoing Major Real Estate Makeovers

    With its checkered, colorful, even literary history, the Tenderloin remains one of San Francisco’s most interesting neighborhoods. With 80% of its 15,800 apartments locked in at below market rents o...

  • At Least 75 Things in San Francisco for Summer Doing

    Here we are a day after summer solstice with some blistering hot summer weather a few days behind us, and contemplating all the things to do in our beautiful, bountiful city. The choices in SF are lik...

  • San Franciscans: Get Ready for Garbage Rate Hike

    Are we heading to be the most expensive city on the planet for garbage rates? Like we already are for most expensive rents in the world. No, SF is not that expensive for garbage pickup. However, next ...

  • JUST LISTED | Picture Perfect Nob Hill Condo

    39 Reed Street, San Francisco 1 Bed 1 Bath Offered at $599,000 This picture perfect Nob Hill abode delivers dazzling views along with the classic San Francisco lifestyle that will make you the envy of...

  • JUST SOLD | Vintage Nob Hill Studio

    1155 Leavenworth Street, San Francisco Studio 1 Bath Sold for $422,500 A quintessential San Francisco experience awaits you at 1155 Leavenworth, where this vintage studio offers simplified living in a...

  • San Francisco Takes Over Tree Husbandry July 1st

    On July 1st 2017 the SF city officialdom is taking back the care of some 125,000 trees, back from city residents who were rather poorly doing the husbandry service as of a 2011 law that made residents...

  • Escaping the June Gloom

    8 Unique Day-Trips in Northern California   ...

  • Treasure Island to be Made into Significant Culture Visitor Site

    The storied history of Treasure Island is about to enter another chapter: as a major cultural center destination for San Francisco and SF Bay Area tourists. Or, of course, us residents. And, of course...

  • Most Expensive Home Just Sold in SF—Ever

    San Francisco home sales just set a new high pole vault bar. An Everest-like $40 million to own a fabulous residence at 2712 Broadway in the Pacific Height’s Gold Coast neighborhood. That’s why it...

  • Famous SF Ferry Building Soon Up for Sale

    The much loved Ferry Building up for sale? That’s a surprise. But wait. Not the building itself (built in 1889), which is owned by the Port of San Francisco (thankfully). What is soon to be up for g...

  • $1.5 Million New Median Price for San Francisco Homes

    A new record was not easily predictable a while ago as 2016 saw a cooling of prices. However, prices for homes in San Francisco in May reached a new dizzying record median of $1.5 million.  This acco...

  • Crazy Hot Market – Again

    As Buyers Compete for an Inadequate Supply of Home Listings, San Francisco Median House Sales Price Soars to $1,500,000 in May June 2017 Report Home price appreciation, overbidding asking prices, sup...

  • New Sky High Record Sales in SF for Luxury Condos

    Penthouses in luxury high rises are pricey, almost beyond belief pricey, and the sales rolling in San Francisco for sky king condos is breaking records. A Pacific Heights penthouse at the Pacific, Tru...

  • The Big Scoop: SF’s New Pet Owner Outreach Program

    Dog waste on San Francisco’s charming streets is still a part of the au natural landscape, as we’ve all noticed as we walk the city’s sidewalks or paths. Not all pet owners are law abiding citiz...

  • Moscone Convention Center’s Renovation Cutting Back Visitors/Dollars

    Imagine SF with 1 million fewer visitors. For some this may be a good thing for the atmosphere of our city streets this summer. But for many others who depend on tourism’s dollars in SF a drop of a ...

  • A Cool Map Exploring SF’s History of Street Names

    As you’re cruising around one of the most cruisable cities in the world – SF – among many pleasant thoughts could be: What is the history of that street I just passed or I’m driving do...

  • Where Can You Rent for $1500 in SF These Days

    As the world’s most expensive city to rent in you’d think there are no more affordable places to rent from in SF, oceanside to bayside. After all the median rental in the city is over $3,000 a mon...

  • Airbnb Launches New Restaurant Reservation App First In SF

    For online restaurant reservations you can load up the OpenTable mobile app or website booking engine and snag a table for a certain date and time across a wide selection of dining establishments in t...

  • Pacific Heights Neighborhood Confirmed as Most Expensive in SF

    A recent report stated what everybody (way past and present) figured in their heads: that Pacific Heights is currently the most expensive neighborhood in the city. The 2712 Broadway super-mansion in P...

  • Buy Local

    Paragon Real Estate’s 2017 San Francisco Farmer’s Market Guide. ...