How Long Does the Average San Francisco Home Take to Sell?

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There are wild variables, but average listings for homes in the United States sell within 70 days. In other words, a home with the typical 30-day close sits on the market for about a month before the right offer comes through. But the housing market in San Francisco is something special, and over the last twelve months, homes here averaged 19 days. In less than three weeks — less time than it takes to build or break a habit — these homes are

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Change Afoot in Seven San Francisco Neighborhoods

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Anyone with a passing familiarity of San Francisco knows it’s one of the priciest markets in the country. The tech boom following the Great Recession, paired with a limited housing market, created an imbalance that’s only getting worse. One of the hallmarks of San Francisco is the tangle of red tape and restrictive zoning laws and political hurdles in place to preserve local character. But it’s fair to say this has come at the expense of locals themselves, who are

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3 Tips for Buying Real Estate in San Francisco

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San Francisco is one of those enchanting corners of the world that draws visitors and residents alike. If you’ve ever been, you get it. The city’s endless charms make it a highly desirable place to live. So for all you wannabe-locals, here are three tips for buying real estate in San Francisco. Need to Know A few quick, useful facts about the city: It’s the second most expensive in the country, which is likely why it ranks third in the country

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Understanding Flood Risk Before Buying in San Francisco

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Even if you aren’t intimately familiar with San Francisco, you probably picture a few enormous buildings, lots of tall buildings, trollies, and at least one steep, crooked street. And you’d be correct! San Francisco topography is in fact quite hilly, which means there are high points and low points. And it’s those low areas that run the risk of flooding. As Jeff Goldblum famously said, “nature finds a way,” which is why anyone selling or renting a home in San Francisco today

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You Asked, We Answered – 6 Burning Questions about San Francisco

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Whether you live in the city or just aspire to call yourself a resident, people tend to have questions about San Francisco. Lots of them. Hey, we get it. There’s a lot to know about the city by the bay, so let’s dive in. Here are six burning questions about San Francisco. How’s the air quality in San Francisco? For a city with so many people, air quality is surprisingly clean. It consistently scores below 50 on the Environmental Protection

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