$195M SoCal Compound is the Nation’s Most Expensive Listing – Blockbusters – Curbed National

Beverly Hills' Palazzo di Amore, a 25-acre compound and long-haul project of real estate investor Jeff Greene, is officially on the market for $195M, making it the most expensive listing in the country. The estate, which comes with 53,000 square feet of living space, 23 bathrooms, and a driveway that goes on for a quarter-mile, [...]

From Baptists to Buyers: Baptist church turned single-family mansion in NoPa for $5.875 million – On The Block

When the Victorian on the corner of Broderick and Grove streets was built in 1886, it was one of the largest in the neighborhood. After over 50 years as a Baptist church, the home is once again one of the biggest single-family homes in the neighborhood—at over 6,500 square feet—and may be one of NoPa’s [...]

Glen Park Award Winner Sells for $605K Over Asking – Real Estate Sold – Curbed SF

Fans of local contemporary architecture may recognize 1223 Bosworth St. in Glen Park. The 2-bed, 2.5-bath, 1,850 square foot abode was built in 2007 an was on the 2009 AIA Home Tour. Additionally, it has won several architectural awards. The "really clean, modern interpretation of a San Francisco row house" was designed by the architect/owner, [...]

Two New San Francisco Condo Developments: The Onyx SF in Potrero Hill and VidaSF in the Mission

Here are some early advances from market intelligence from yours truly, Kevin Ho at Vanguard Properties. OPENING SOON WITH VANGUARD:  Nearly 20 new historic conversion lofts at 2 and 10 Mint Plaza will be coming courtesy of Vanguard in the first week of April.  The units which vary in size from studios to a 4 bed/ 4 bath Penthouse [...]

The Official Line on the LineaSF

LineaSF Update Just as yours truly got a sneak peek at The Century SF this week, another new, triangular-shaped condo building, is also taking shape. Here's the latest from Linnea SF: Delivery of Linea homes is tentatively scheduled for late Jan/Early Feb 2014 according to our contact there. How To Get In First The best [...]

April’s First Broker Tour Sheet for San Francisco

Here it is: Your Broker Tour Sheet for Tuesday, April 2, 2013 here in San Francisco.   As usual, if there's something you want me to see or if you'd like to come along with me to the speed dating of open houses, please let me know. Until then Happy Easter Egg Rolling!   [gview [...]