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  • SF Spring Events Calendar

    There are plenty of fun things to enjoy in the city this Spring. Take a peek at these events in our Spring 2018 events guide. ...

  • Middle Class Home Buying in SF Needs $303,000 Yearly Income

    A new report out from Paragon Real Estate makes a startling conclusion: that if you’re middle class in San Francisco, working toward buying a median-priced home in the city, then you’re going to n...

  • 4 San Franciscan Make Forbes 30 Under 30 Food List

    The Forbes 30 Under 30 food and drink list is pretty well appreciated by its audience and well coveted by those who make the list: recognizing young game changers and innovative thinkers in the food s...

  • Still Going Up: Bay Area Home Prices Zoom 12% in January

    Easy to predict this: the cost of buying a home in the Bay area went up a staggering 12% in January compared to last year’s January prices. So, if you bought a home in SF for $1 mil last year in Jan...

  • Housing Affordability in the San Francisco Bay Area

    The California Association of Realtors recently released its Housing Affordability Index (HAI) for the 4th quarter of 2017, which measures the percentage of households that can afford to buy the medi...

  • SF’s New Transbay Transit Center Delayed to Summer Opening

    The much ballyhooed, and mega price-tagged Transbay Transit Center is San Francisco’s mass transit hub to all Bay Area destinations served by the system. It will bring 11 transit systems into a cent...

  • Rare Sighting of Condo For Sale in Tendernob

    Here we go with a very rare condo being put on the SF real estate market in the desirable, name-amalgamated area of the Tendernob. What is the Tendernob? Well, the area of San Francisco between Nob Hi...

  • How You in SF Can Make a Difference: 25 Ways

    In moments of introspection, pique or worry, we ask the question: What can I do to improve things in San Francisco, this city I live in? A good, meaningful question. And often we don’t exactly know ...

  • A Survey of San Francisco Bay Area Real Estate Markets

    Our newly updated median home price maps for the entire Bay Area by city, for San Francisco by neighborhood, and then specifically for the Marin, Diablo Valley & Lamorinda, and Wine Country marke...

  • San Francisco’s Storied National Guard Armory Sells

    $65 million is all you need to buy a richly historic, castle-like building in historic San Francisco. That’s what Soho House, an upscale club and hotel company, and its developer paid for the Nation...

  • The Hot Restaurants in SF According to Yelp

    The world according to Yelp in 2018 includes the 25 most favored, prized restaurants in San Francisco and the greater Bay Area as defined by customer diner Yelp reviews. The list was compiled as a joi...

  • Positive & Negative Factors in Bay Area Real Estate Markets

    I am often asked how one development or another might affect SF and Bay Area real estate markets – tax law changes, interest rates, soaring stock markets, foreign buyers, migration trends, hous...

  • Crystal Ball on Gas Prices Says Gallon Going Up to $4 by May

    Everything is already expensive in San Francisco. Even the air is more expensive. Not really, unless its molecularly absorbing our real estate prices. But now, it looks like gas prices are heading to ...

  • Franklin Street’s Grand Victorian Hits the SF Market

    In many ways we are a Victorian city, for all the Victorian style houses adorning many of our streets. However, Victorian is not a style of design. It’s a period of design, referring to the Victoria...

  • SF Has Second Highest Construction Costs in the World

    You might think that Tokyo has the highest construction costs on the planet. But, no. New York City holds that honor. And we in San Francisco are right behind the Big Apple for big construction costs....

  • Pizza Place in The Mission Takes Deaf Owned Eatery to Another SF First

    San Franciscans love their pizza. One mathematically-and-pizza inclined person calculated that we in SF have 39,000 pizzas delivered every day. Or almost 541,000 every week. That’s only for delivery...

  • 27 Facts on Those SF Icons – Cable Cars

    Cable cars are an iconic fixture of San Francisco, as much an instantly recognizable emblem of the city as the Golden Gate Bridge. Love ‘em or not so much love ‘em, they’re here for the long hau...

  • Big Wave 2018 Trends in SF’s Hospitality Scene

    You may be wondering what are the predicted trends for San Francisco this year in the city’s hospitality world? We’re looking at next generation mobile apps, or robot automatons using their digita...

  • San Francisco Median Home Price Map

    Updated in January 2018 to reflect the last 12 months of MLS sales. This map is typically updated every 6 months or so. Move cursor over map to reveal median sales prices by neighborhood....

  • Californians — There Are Now Nearly 40 Million of Us

    Another milestone, or population-stone, hit in the final days of 2017. California now has just shy of 40 million Californians populating its cities, towns, villages, farms, ranches, hideaways and off-...