27 Easy Steps to a Healthier Home

A home is a huge investment, here in San Francisco or anywhere. But beyond the money, it’s where we spend a good chunk of our time. That’s one of the reasons it should be a place filled with love and laughter. Ideally, a home should also pull double duty as a healthy home base. Our very own David Feldman from Compass Philadelphia put together quite the list for making your home just that. From best practices to simple swaps, here

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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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Do You Really Need an Agent to Buy a Home in San Francisco?

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When it comes to buying a new home, everyone’s looking for a good deal. So it’s no surprise that people hop online to query whether they really need an agent to buy in San Francisco. Here’s what to know about striking out alone, and whether going at it solo is actually more trouble than it’s worth. The Whole Picture No one needs an agent to buy a home – there’s no legal requirement of any kind. However, a real estate

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Inherited a House? Why a Real Estate Agent is Your Best Resource

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The death of a loved one is enough of a challenge all by itself. But add an inherited home to the mix, and things can become overwhelming – fast. In addition to squabbles between heirs, attachments to a variety of “things” that may have been left behind, and emotions running on high, there can also be miles of red tape to navigate. So what’s the smartest first move? You might be surprised that an experienced real estate agent is the best person

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