Modern Condo Buildings In San Francisco

July 21, 2022

What Exactly Is a Condominium Anyway?  Strictly defined a condominium (condo) is a privately owned individual unit within a community of other units. In general, the owner usually owns the interior of their condo from the walls in. Owners also jointly own shared common areas within the community, such as pools, garages, elevators, and outside […]

Mid-Century Modern Homes in San Francisco

July 13, 2022

Sinatra fan or not, everyone loves the low-slung, open-style, welcome to the future from the imagination-of-the-past homes that were the native habitat of Mr. Sinatra and his 1950s crooning cronies. “Ol’ Blue Eyes” may be no more than a song, but the architecture lives on in one of California’s most enduring and popular home styles: […]

Interior Design For Edwardian Homes in San Francisco

July 7, 2022

<Another in our “Housing Styles of San Francisco” blog series.> Did you happen to catch “The Gilded Age” on HBO earlier this year? It is a lavish new TV series set in New York in the final decades of the 19th century and featuring much marble, many digs about new money, and real historical characters […]

Yerba Buena Island, Treasure Island’s Little Sister, Is Ready To Welcome You Home

June 30, 2022

The hilly, verdant outcropping in the middle of San Francisco Bay that historically has been home to a Coast Guard Station, birds, and flowers, is now the Bay Area’s latest place to buy a house, condo, or flat. Welcome to Yerba Buena Island, where you can live in the middle of the Bay, literally… First, […]

San Francisco’s Historic Fear of Heights

March 31, 2021

To get a glimpse into the challenges the issues of planning and development in San Francisco, and why there aren’t enough high-rises to accommodate our population, we need only turn the clock back to about 1960…

Making Your Outdoor Space More Appealing

March 12, 2021

The National Association of Realtors stated that 63% of those viewing your home online will come to view it in person. Make it Shine!

Top Beaches Found Throughout the Bay Area

February 2, 2021

The Bay Area is full of great beaches and there’s always a new one to discover if you’re new to the area. Whether you prefer the white-sandy beaches or you want a great place to surf, there are plenty to choose from. Here’s a look at some of the top beaches found all throughout the […]

3 Cool Things About… Dogpatch!

August 26, 2020

Dogpatch is a popular neighborhood in San Francisco known for its proximity to the Chase Center in nearby Mission Bay, home to the Golden State Warriors (and over 150 other events each year). You may also know Dogpatch for being home to a variety of original Victorians, as many survived the 1906 earthquake unscathed. Here […]

3 Cool Things About… Pacific Heights!

September 12, 2019

Pacific Heights, or Pac Heights, is a neighborhood in San Francisco most well known for fantastic views and its large and ornate homes. Here are three cool things about the neighborhood you may not know…

Tom & Doug Explain Portland

April 22, 2019

Tom Cotter & Doug Beebe join us for a conversation about all those California buyers moving to Portland.

Angela Alioto Talks The Flintstone House

April 9, 2019

Accomplished civil rights attorney and San Francisco powerhouse Angela Alioto takes the case of The Flintstone House in Hillsborough. While it might sound like a lighthearted chuckle, we talk about some of the issues Angela is fighting for in this case.

A Conversation with Joe the Barber

April 1, 2019

San Francisco resident and business man Joe Gallagher of Joe’s Barbershop joins us to discuss life in San Francisco, how it’s changed, and how it has stayed the same.