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Changes Coming in August to SFAR MLS Map Including renaming of S.F. neighborhoods
July 16, 2010 – 12:12 PM | Comments Off on Changes Coming in August to SFAR MLS Map Including renaming of S.F. neighborhoods
Changes Coming in August to SFAR MLS Map Including renaming of S.F. neighborhoods

It’s taken some time but the San Francisco Association of Realtors is updating the S.F. district map!

Now, it won’t be all inclusive of the approximate 100+ names the locals have given (officially & unofficially) but it’s a start!

Action Alert – Update on Condo Bypass for TIC owners in S.F.
June 14, 2010 – 8:44 AM | Comments Off on Action Alert – Update on Condo Bypass for TIC owners in S.F.
Action Alert – Update on Condo Bypass for TIC owners in S.F.

Action Alert – Condo Bypass for TIC owners in S.F.

Here’s the scoop for S.F. homeowners as provided by Plan C:
We have good news to report regarding the proposed one time “condo bypass” for TIC owners, …

Plug/video for my new listing: Stylish city view condo for sale at The Hayes!
June 5, 2010 – 10:56 AM | Comments Off on Plug/video for my new listing: Stylish city view condo for sale at The Hayes!
Plug/video for my new listing: Stylish city view condo for sale at The Hayes!

I love, love, love my Mac!!!  Check out my first video created via iMovie & pics uploaded from iPhoto.  Super easy; still needs some tweaking.  What do you think?
I sense a pet video is next …

What an amazingly beautiful day in San Francisco!
March 13, 2010 – 6:58 PM | Comments Off on What an amazingly beautiful day in San Francisco!
What an amazingly beautiful day in San Francisco!

Today was an amazingly beautiful, sunny, clear day after Friday’s big storm cleared through.
These dog kids were certainly happy as was I showing fabulous San Francisco real estate with crystal clear views of Marin County …

Mortgage Interest Rates from Guarantee Mortgage for the week ending 3/12/2010
March 12, 2010 – 5:24 PM | Comments Off on Mortgage Interest Rates from Guarantee Mortgage for the week ending 3/12/2010
Mortgage Interest Rates from Guarantee Mortgage for the week ending 3/12/2010

Mortgage Interest Rates from Guarantee Mortgage for the week ending 3/12/2010

Wow!!!  Look at these rates.  No wonder why my buyers are dealing with multiple offers.  Super low interest rates and spring buying season are creating …

Mortgage Interest Rates from Guarantee Mortgage for the week ending 1/29/2010
February 3, 2010 – 10:52 AM | One Comment
Mortgage Interest Rates from Guarantee Mortgage for the week ending 1/29/2010

Mortgage Interest Rates from Guarantee Mortgage for the week ending 1/29/2010
Rates are still really low!  This is definitely helping some of my buyers get into our  pricey S.F. real estate market.
There is a mortgage calculator …

ACTION ALERT- Rally for Condo Conversion Reform/By-pass condo lottery in S.F. on Feb.3rd!
January 28, 2010 – 6:49 PM | Comments Off on ACTION ALERT- Rally for Condo Conversion Reform/By-pass condo lottery in S.F. on Feb.3rd!
ACTION ALERT- Rally for Condo Conversion Reform/By-pass condo lottery in S.F. on Feb.3rd!

In our ever politically divisive city of S.F. especially when it comes to property rights, here is the latest real estate related proposal created in part to generate revenue for the city which has a …

Mortgage Interest Rates from Guarantee Mortgage for the week ending 1/21/2010
January 23, 2010 – 8:54 AM | 2 Comments
Mortgage Interest Rates from Guarantee Mortgage for the week ending 1/21/2010

Mortgage Interest rates from Guarantee Mortgage for the week ending 1/21/2010:
30 Yr Fixed Conforming to $417K     4.750%
“1.000” POINTS APR = 4.961%

30 Yr Fixed Jumbo to $729,750. 4.875%
“1.000” POINTS APR = 4.981%
30 Year Fixed Jumbo to …

Federal Housing Administration to raise fees & lending criteria this Spring
January 21, 2010 – 10:45 AM | Comments Off on Federal Housing Administration to raise fees & lending criteria this Spring
Federal Housing Administration to raise fees & lending criteria this Spring

Looks like change is underway for FHA loans as the Federal Housing Administration prepares to raise fees this Spring.  It doesn’t look like an exact date is in place at this time.
Currently, the upfront mortgage …

Finding a buyer’s agent: A few key questions to ask Realtors you are interviewing
January 15, 2010 – 11:08 AM | Comments Off on Finding a buyer’s agent: A few key questions to ask Realtors you are interviewing
Finding a buyer’s agent: A few key questions to ask Realtors you are interviewing

Don’t you owe it to yourself to take the time to interview 2-3 agents to find your best fit; someone who is going to listen, have relevant and current experience and be your advocate throughout …

S.F. Citywide Market Trends for Condos, Lofts, Coops & TICs 2008 vs. 2009-have we hit bottom?
December 29, 2009 – 6:58 PM | 2 Comments
S.F. Citywide Market Trends for Condos, Lofts, Coops & TICs 2008 vs. 2009-have we hit bottom?

And here are the S.F. citywide market trends for condos, coops (the few that we have) and lofts. TIC data is included in reports separate from condos.
I thought it would be interesting to see what, …

Cool paint job on a Bernal Heights house
May 15, 2009 – 11:33 AM | Comments Off on Cool paint job on a Bernal Heights house
Cool paint job on a Bernal Heights house

It is always an adventure driving around S.F. looking at all the unique, quirky, diverse properties.  The example below is a cool way to make what is possibly asbestos containing siding (circa 1960’s) more interesting …

S.F. Real Estate Rebounding?
March 12, 2009 – 9:56 AM | Comments Off on S.F. Real Estate Rebounding?

Finally!!!  Some good, accurate real estate news instead of the same old downer misrepresentation of our S.F. real estate market.  Don’t get me wrong, the numbers do show that sales volume is down and there …