The $620,000 in funding would fix a leaky roof and make seismic improvements to the mansion, but a complete overhaul would cost over $3 million.
The owner of a nearly 50 acre compound in Hillsborough has tacked on an unusual caveat to his $100 million sale price; he intends to continue living in the home until he dies.
The Bay Area real estate market has been on the rebound in recent months, but few homes have ever sold for as much as a mansion just purchased in Woodside.
A waterfront Marin County villa with incredible views of San Francisco Bay will be put up for auction this Sunday, with a starting bid of $25 million.
San Francisco’s most expensive piece of real estate is now under contract. The home at 2901 Broadway was originally put on the market for $55 million. The Pacific Heights mansion failed to sell, and the asking price fell to roughly $34 million.
Thomas Kinkade’s girlfriend is agreeing to pay $11,000 a month to rent the Bay Area mansion where she had lived with the late artist, but his paintings and possessions remain the focus of a bitter estate fight.
Hearings in the dispute between Thomas Kinkade’s widow and girlfriend over the late artist’s $66 million estate will not be conducted behind closed doors.
Amy Pinto-Walsh was living with Kinkade and found his body when he overdosed on alcohol and Valium in April. She asked a Northern California judge on Tuesday to allow arguments over the artist’s contested will to be heard in open probate court.
Pavlo Lazarenko’s property was vandalized by teenagers broke in a threw an illegal house party and made off with a Pablo Picasso lithograph worth an estimated $30,000 and other items.
A fire that raged Thursday night in Napa County was extinguished early Friday, but not before a mansion was destroyed and a wedding jeopardized.