Real Estate

Whoopi Goldberg's home in Berkeley, listed for $1.275 million.(Photo courtesy MLS)

Whoopi Goldberg’s Berkeley Home Sells For Nearly $800k Over Asking Price

Whoopi Goldberg has sold her home at 2212 McKinley Avenue, in Berkeley. The quaint home not only sold fast, it went way over asking.

07/20/2015

A luxury condo in San Francisco's Mission District. (CBS)

Housing Moratorium In San Francisco’s Mission District Qualifies For November Ballot

A proposal to enact interim zoning controls, and thereby freeze the development of market-rate housing for 18 months in San Francisco’s Mission District, has qualified for the Nov. 3 ballot.

07/15/2015

(DeLeon Realty)

Bay Area Realtor Shaking Up Business By Removing Commissions

A Bay Area man at the top of his profession is now disrupting the old business model when it comes to real estate.

07/15/2015

Basement. (CBS)

Woodside Taking On Construction Of Massive Basements

The wealthy town of Woodside is taking on basements, as the community is dealing with a real estate trend of building down, not up.

07/15/2015

This map created by Max Galka shows couties proportionate to property value map. 
(Photo Credit: Max Galka/Metrocosm)

Property Value Animation Shows Bay Area Counties Swallowing U.S. Map

The latest illustration of just how out of whack the Bay Area housing market is shows local counties overwhelming the United States map, when counties are drawn proportionate in size to their property values.

07/09/2015

A mummified body was found inside this home in San Francisco's Inner Richmond. (CBS)

San Francisco Richmond District ‘Corpse House’ Sells For $1.03 Million

A home in San Francisco’s Richmond District which attained notoriety because it once housed a mummified corpse has been sold over its asking price of just under $1 million.

07/02/2015

A mummified body was found inside this home in San Francisco's Inner Richmond. (CBS)

Hoarder’s SF Home With Mummified Corpse,’Vintage Charm’ Can Be Yours For Just Under $1 Million

The San Francisco housing market hardly flinched when a home formerly belonging to the mummified corpse of a 90-year-old went on the market.

06/23/2015

A little house surrounded by a big hospital in Oakland could be yours, if you can haul it away. (Photo Courtesy: UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital and UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland)

House In Front Of Children’s Hospital Oakland Could Be Yours, If You Can Take It Away

The little house that looks so out of place in front of Children’s Hospital Oakland is looking for a new plot of land to call home, and the hospital is willing to pay thousands of dollars for someone to take it away.

06/22/2015

Whoopi Goldberg's home in Berkeley, listed for $1.275 million.(Photo courtesy MLS)

Whoopi Goldberg Sells Berkeley Home She Bought When She Was Still Caryn Johnson

Berkeley is losing one of its most famous residents. According to Redfin, Whoopi Goldberg just listed the home she bought back in 1985 for $1.275 million.

06/22/2015

Book Concern Building at 83 McAllister St. features 60 micro-loft condos. (Google Street View)

Tiny San Francisco Loft Condo On Edge Of Tenderloin Sells For $465,000

The San Francisco real estate market is causing more jaws to drop, this time with a 411 square foot micro-loft that just sold for $465,000.

06/16/2015

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