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Matt Fuller’s thoughts about San Francisco living, the real estate industry, and being a decent person.



What Makes a Penthouse?

From the Grand Penthouse homes at 181 Fremont and The Avery to some still stunning but less grand properties, what makes a penthouse home in San Francisco?

The Buyer’s Estimated Settlement Statement

The Buyer’s Estimated Settlement Statement lists all of the costs and credits associated with the purchase of a home. In San Francisco, title insurance companies typically act as the escrow agent for a residential real estate purchase/sale, and the escrow officer prepares the statement with input from the buyer’s lender (if applicable). These documents are […]

Peskin Home Demolition Legislation

The Peskin Demolition Legislation aka “Protect & Preserve” will criminalize property maintenance.

Smarter Than A Realtor, Pride Edition

We ❤️SF neighborhoods. In this episode Britton reveals neighborhood clues and leaves Matt guessing to figure them and the neighborhood out. Are you smarter than a Realtor?

A Busy Week for Condo Buildings

An exciting update on the expansion of jacksonfuller.com condo building coverage.

Can I Airbnb my condo home in San Francisco?

Curious about generating income from your condo property by taking advantage of short term or vacation rental platforms?

Smarter Than A Realtor, Round 2

We ❤️SF neighborhoods. In this episode Britton reveals neighborhood clues and leaves Matt guessing to figure them and the neighborhood out.

Cool Pools of San Francisco

When the thermometer hits 70°, true San Franciscan’s head for the park, the beach, or the pool. To help you beat the heat, here’s a guide to condo buildings that have swimming pools in San Francisco.

Housing Gold or Fool’s Gold?

Newly spendable cash has never been known to hurt a housing market. How will new cash in the city interact with historically high prices and low supply during an extended expansionary business cycle?

Precipitation Up, Listings Down

It’s been an exceptionally wet winter. The real estate market may be waiting for an IPO-palooza. Or it may just be waiting for winter to end?

Stop Scams Sooner

Episode 69 is all about helping consumers avoid online scams in real estate. We’re thrilled to feature a special guest star, Tammy Sorrento of Fireball Appproves Investigative Agency.

The Value of Space?

Value, like beauty, is in the eye of the beholder.