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Treasure Island Sailing Center Big Team Regatta 2012 - 08/31/12 01:30 PM
Treasure Island Sailing Center Big Team Regatta 2012 The Treasure Island Sailing Center is gearing up to host our largest fundraiser of the year to support our youth scholarship fund! The BIG Team Regatta is a corporate sailing challenge that will be held on Friday, September 28th, 2012 at OCSC Sailing in Berkeley. My collegue Chris Cole, has been an active board member and raising money for their at risk youth scholorship fund for 10 consecutive years. "All of the funds raised at this event go directly to pay for scholorship to allow kids from every socioeconomic background (5 comments)
Bernal Heights Hillside Supper Club needs your help! - 08/29/12 02:55 PM
Bernal Heights Hillside Supper Club needs your help! Hillside Supper Club started about a year ago as a pop-up restaurant brought to you by chef/owners Jonathan Sutton and Tony Ferrari. They are a neighborhood restaurant in San Francisco next to Precita Park surrounded by the community of Bernal Heights. Our Supper Club is a social, casual gathering of people who enjoy eating and drinking, love good food, and like to meet new friends. Our vision is to produce simple, locally sourced, market driven, seasonal food, using, of course, proper cooking techniques. They have always dreamed of having their own dining establishment, (1 comments)
Top 10 Mistakes Home Buyers Make - Courtesy of CAR - 08/28/12 07:38 AM
Top 10 Mistakes Home Buyers Make - Courtesy of CAR The following list is a very good guide for homebuyers to consider today when making offers to buy real estate. With the buying environment more competive a buyer will need to extra careful to consider their objuectives and understand the market they are in. This list will be very useful. It is provide courtesy of the California Association of Realtors. As they say... READ IT! USE IT! SHARE IT!
Frank Castaldini - 415.846.1899 Leading San Francisco Realtor and Trusted Advisor www.FrankCastaldini.com (1 comments)
Coldwell Banker the oldest Residential Real Estate firm turns 106! - 08/27/12 09:40 AM
Coldwell Banker the oldest Residential Real Estate firm turns 106! A Story of Leadership Coldwell Banker® is the oldest and most established residential real estate franchise system in North America, and it is known as one of the most innovative, forward-thinking real estate brands today. Its story of leadership, innovation and success dates back to San Francisco in 1906. After a devastating earthquake, a young real estate agent, Colbert Coldwell saw the need for trusted, honest and knowledgeable real estate services to help the city rebuild. A few years later, Benjamin Arthur Banker came on board and later became a (2 comments)
Garage additions in San Francisco, what you need to know. It's no secret that San Francisco has long since run out of land for new housing and that real estate prices are skyrocketing again. Whether you are considering buying a house contingent upon the feasibility and cost of adding a garage, are looking for information on a new garage addition to your existing home, or want to estimate your potential return on investment from adding a garage before selling, then you're in the right place. We can arm you with the information, and resources you’ll need to make an informed decision. (4 comments)
Needing some time away from San Francisco, but not too long. Why not head up to Guerneville, CA which in only a short 75 mile drive north from San Francico. If you never been you are in for a treat. The little town offers some of the best relaxation and fun you could ask for. Rent a canoe and paddle down the river, go for a swim, camp at one of the many parks, relax and soak up some sun, there is something for everyone in the family so if your looking for (0 comments)
Noe Valley Open Houses Sunday August 19th Beautiful Day to Buy! - 08/18/12 11:21 PM
Noe Valley Open Houses Sunday August 19th Beautiful Day to Buy! It's going to be another beautiful sunny day in Noe Velley this Sunday, perfect weather for shopping for your next home. One tip, if you really like a house that you look at tomorrow, take some time to walk around the block, listen to what sounds you hear, what does parking look like in that area, how busy are the streets with both people and cars. How welll kept up are the other properties in the area, are there local shops that appeal to you? Hapy House Hunting!
Noe (1 comments)
San Francisco Condo lottery bypass for TIC's will help so many people! - 08/16/12 11:42 AM
San Francisco Condo lottery bypass for TIC's will help so many people! I wanted to give you an update on my article a few months ago on the much needed proposed new legislation by San Francisco Supervisors Scott Wiener & Mark Farrell being considered by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors. This is a key piece of legislation that will address the annual condo conversion lottery. Designed expressly to squelch condo conversions, the lottery limits conversions of tenancies in common to condos to 200 units per year. Demand has always exceeded supply, with a backlog that has grown steadily to nearly (1 comments)
Bernal Heights Hillwide Garage Sale - Saturday August 11th - 9am-3pm - 08/09/12 09:42 AM
Bernal Heights Hillwide Garage Sale - Saturday August 11th - 9am-3pm Yes, it’s that time of year again: get the kids to sort through their toys and make room for some new ones clean out your closets and your sock drawer sort through those kitchen cupboards for those things you never use Get those picnic tables out, set out your wares, pull up a chair, pour yourself a cold one and greet the treasure hunters as they browse our once-a-year neighborhood-wide flea market!
Just a few IMPORTANT guidelines:
Please keep the sidewalk clear so that people are easily (3 comments)
Noe Valley Real Estate Market July: summer heat is still here. - 08/08/12 09:36 AM
Noe Valley Real Estate Market July: summer heat is still here. Another beautiful day in Noe Valley, I took this picture today at 1pm, not a cloud in the sky, a perfect 78 degrees with no humidity. It does not surprise me at all that real estate prices in this picture perfect neighborhood are sky rocketing, I mean come on, who wouldn't want to live here.
Looking at Single Family Home sales in Noe Valley for the month of July when compared to June there is little change. Inventory remains low, demand high. Sales activity is flat with the same (2 comments)
Castro, Corona & Dolores Heights Home Prices up sharply in July - 08/07/12 12:40 AM
Castro, Corona & Dolores Heights Home Prices up sharply in July. So much for the summer slow down this year, prices just keeping getting hotter in July in the Castro, Corona Heights, Buena Vista, Dolores Heights nieghborhoods. As you can see from the chart the median average sales price is up $307,500 for Single Family Home Sales.
To see a current list of homes for sale in Corona Heights & Buena Vista click here. To see a current list of homes for sale in Castro & Dolores Heights click here. www.FrankCastaldini.com Frank Castaldini – Your San Francisco Realtor and (2 comments)
Bernal Heights turns to gold in July!! - 08/03/12 09:04 PM
Bernal Heights turns to gold in July!! A stroll through Bernal Hill in Bernal Heights this time of year and you will see the grass has turned almost to gold. Looking at home sales for July, gold can be found all over Bernal Heights as prices shoot up even higher then in June. Single Family Homes Sold from June 1st to June 30th had an average sales price of $835,000 with an average price per square foot of $544.68 and final sales price over the original asking price of 5.79% July 1st to July 31st we saw average sales prices shoot (3 comments)
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