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Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Architecture has always fascinated John Lum. Whether it was stacking building blocks as a child or creating model structures for school projects, Lum long aspired to craft and conceptualize homes and commercial spaces. “I was driven to become an architect,” said Lum, principal of a San Francisco firm that shares his [...]
Fri, May 03, 2019 8:44:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Loan officer: Alex Greer. Property type: Single-family residence in Foster City. Purchase price: $1.275 million. Loan type: Jumbo 30-year fixed. Loan amount: $1.02 million. Rate: 4%. Backstory: With Bay Area rents at record highs, the average resident is using a large percentage of monthly income on rent, which leaves little for savings and almost nothing for [...]
Fri, May 03, 2019 8:08:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
A: The acrostic poem below lists those typically involved in a transaction. If a transaction involves all-cash or is sold “As Is”, appraisers, bank lenders, and inspectors may be taken off the list. So, whether you are listing or looking to buy, having an agent with good people skills is [...]
Fri, May 03, 2019 8:08:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Mediterranean style and contemporary conveniences abound at this two-story in the Estudillo Estates neighborhood. A Spanish tile roof shelters the home, while the facade features a trio of arches and a brick pathway leads to the front door. Dual-pane windows, a tankless water heater and a heating and air-conditioning system [...]
Fri, May 03, 2019 8:06:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
The latest marketing play for high-end properties: hosting a chef-curated dinner party or a designer shopping event in an unsold condo. [...]
Fri, May 03, 2019 6:57:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
"Apartment demand continues to be strong, driven by healthy job growth in our markets that continue to exceed the national average," Camden Chairman and Chief Executive Ric Campo said in a conference call with investors Friday. [...]
Fri, May 03, 2019 4:02:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
As the global recession deepened in 2008, Tom Barrack was in his element. Over the course of two decades, the chief executive of Los Angeles-based Colony Capital had carved out a reputation as a real estate investor who placed winning bets when others ran scared. So, at the bidding of [...]
Fri, May 03, 2019 2:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
The first of 10 apartments at the 18-story building adjacent to the condo’s main tower sold for $34.4 million. [...]
Fri, May 03, 2019 1:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
You have to walk up or down a public staircase to access a San Francisco Victorian cottage that just went on the market for $995,000. The home on the Joy Street stairway in Bernal Heights near the 101 freeway has no street access. [...]
Fri, May 03, 2019 11:01:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
Older renters in New York City outnumber millennial renters. They also outnumber homeowners in their age range. [...]
Fri, May 03, 2019 9:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source