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  • SF’s Cool Urban Park On Top of New Transit Center Hot Real Estate

    San Francisco has got a new urban park – 5.4 acres of trees, shrubs, flowers, grass, walkways and waterways on top of a roof five stories up. That’s a pretty big and a very cool rooftop sitting pr...

  • Coming Soon: 150 Central Avenue

    Coming soon. Four unit Painted Lady on famous row in the Haight Ashbury. Decked out like a wedding cake, this painted lady is photographed a hundred times a day by tourists and day-trippers in the Hai...

  • SF’s Financial District Home to First Women-Only Coworking Space

    Last month I wrote about the hot competition among coworking space companies in San Francisco, and their pitch battle of amenities offered to attract in clients. Coming up in October in the Financial ...

  • San Francisco September Newsletter

    September is typically the single month with the highest number of new listings coming on market in San Francisco, a big spike in inventory which fuels the relatively short autumn selling season. Ver...

  • Just Listed: 1013 Cabrillo Street

    Set near the edge of the world’s greatest urban park, this is the home where you’ll dig for treasure in the back yard, test Grandma’s secret recipes in the sunlit kitchen, and build small but pe...

  • $3,000 Gets You What in SF Rentals Right Now, This Week?

    Three thousand dollars a month for apartment rent is certainly not cheap in any city, but in SF it’s only going to go so far. However, surprisingly (depending on your neighborhood, of course), it ca...

  • Coworking Spaces in San Francisco Competing With Big Amenities

    San Francisco’s coworking scene is undergoing a makeover as competition heats up between companies vying for the coworking market. Coworking is when workers from different companies work independent...

  • Making Laundry Sexy Again

    How Laundry Rooms soothe and restore It was the first room to the right just inside the front door. She walked in and twirled around like Julie Andrews in The Sound of Music. Visions of fitted sheets ...

  • SFRealEstateBuzz Makes Some News

    Our most recent sale, referenced above was a modest bungalow in the Outer Sunset. It went for a lot more than asking because it was in a highly sought after neighborhood with a heavy beach vibe, had a...

  • Robots Working in Restaurants in the Bay Area

    Robots are part of the SF Bay Area food scene. Not the foodie scene. But definitely the food scene. Check out a scene on Telegraph Ave in Berkeley recently where a DoorDash robot at two feet tall was ...

  • Four Charts About San Francisco Luxury Home Sales

    The second quarter of 2018 saw the highest quarterly number of SF homes selling for $2 million and above –  probably because quality family homes in good neighborhoods easily sell in the $2-2.5...

  • Just Listed: 1500 Diamond Street

    Your back bedroom opens onto a flowering garden, while at the front a sky lit kitchen and open floor plan take in a shimmering downtown skyline. Head up to the yard with your coffee and your eye will ...

  • San Francisco Real Estate Market Report

    We are pleased to announce that Paragon Real Estate has joined forces with Compass in order to deliver a new level of support and service for our clients. Founded in 2012, Compass is a real estate te...

  • SOLD: 2347 16th Ave

    Sold for $1,625,000...

  • SF’s November Ballot Includes Tax For Large Companies to Help Homeless

    San Francisco’s City Election committee recently approved a ballot measure up for vote in November 2018 that will address the city’s homeless situation with a tax on the city’s largest companies...

  • Props and Shout-Outs This Week

    Our business is built on referrals from old clients and fellow agents outside San Francisco.  This week’s hat tips go out to Colleen Larkin of Thornwall Properties, Julie Cuellas at Red Oak...

  • New Hotel in SoMa Touting Top Chef, Rooftop Bar

    San Francisco has its share of panoramic rooftop views along with mixologist drinks, and it doesn’t hurt to add another one at the soon-to-open Virgin Hotel with 194 rooms in SoMa, at 250 Fourth Str...

  • Does anyone else remember the Wild Mouse ride at Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk?

    When I was a kid it was the only ride there I didn’t like. My hip sockets always took a beating in those tiny metal cars, and I never walked away without bruise or two along my swimsuit line. Th...

  • This Week’s Hot ‘Dog’ Links

    It’s a well-known fact there are more dogs than kids in the city these days. Whether you are a long time resident or new to San Francisco, we’ve compiled these links to show you the most dog frien...

  • Renting Is Now Cheaper Than Buying in San Francisco

    The sizzling buying market in SF has now turned another real estate law of gravity on its head: it’s now cheaper to rent than to plunk down the monthly mortgage on a house or condo in the city. Acco...