Author: ruthkrishnan.com

Where is everyone moving to and why?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_video link="https://www.youtube.com/embed/gzmIBElDpL8" el_width="80" align="center"][vc_column_text]   Yesenia: Hey guys! This is Yesenia with the Ruth Krishnan team at Compass in San Francisco. I'm here today to talk to you about, where everyone is going? If you've been watching the real estate market and reading some headlines, you may have...

Setting Audacious Goals: Labcoat Agents Podcast

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_video link="https://youtube.com/watch?v=jSoEM5uzUkM&feature=youtu.be" el_width="80" align="center"][vc_column_text] Setting Audacious Goals with Jeff Pfitzer, Labcoat Agents Podcast   I'm thrilled to be part of this episode of the Labcoat Agents Podcast. I spoke with host Jeff Pfitzer about getting my start, why you shouldn’t be afraid of setting large, audacious goals and why...

Deciding to Rent or Sell Your Home in San Francisco

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_video link="https://www.youtube.com/embed/28DUgXE45x8" el_width="80" align="center"][vc_column_text] An Interview by Ruth Krishnan with Tracy Ballard, Founder and Leasing Director SF City Rents Deciding to Rent or Sell in San Francisco   Ruth: Tracy, thank you for joining me today. Tracy: Yeah, definitely. It's fun to talk about this. I know people are super...

San Francisco Real Estate Market | January 2021

2020 San Francisco Housing Market Overview January 2021   Pandemic, shelter in place, mass unemployment, terrible financial hardships for many households and small businesses, new ways of working, office buildings empty, people move, rents plunge, dreadful fires, an anxious presidential election, interest rates to historic lows, stock markets...

Prop 19: Understanding the changes to California property tax rules

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_video link="https://www.youtube.com/embed/R5Bme0J1klU" el_width="80" align="center"][vc_column_text] An Interview by Ruth Krishnan on Prop 19 with Jennifer Jaynes, Estate Planning Attorney Understanding Prop 19 and the recent changes   Ruth: I am with Jennifer Jaynes, trust and estate attorney extraordinaire. She's going to talk to us a little bit about if we...

San Francisco Real Estate Market | December 2020

San Francisco Real Estate A Strange Year Begins Winding Down December 2020   Though the pandemic upended many normal seasonal trends this year, the market did begin its typical “holiday season” slowdown in November - however activity remained well above levels of last year. It is unknown how the...

How to buy a house without selling your primary residence (first)

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_video link="https://www.youtube.com/embed/SaYh_VVc0Xk" el_width="90" align="center"][vc_column_text]   Hey Friends! In this week's webinar, I sit down with Patrick Skovran to discuss bridge loans -- what they are and how you can benefit from one. As a Northern California residential lending market leader with Boston Private Mortgage, Patrick is my go-to contact when...

San Francisco Real Estate Market | November 2020

San Francisco Real Estate House & Condo Market Dynamics Dramatically Diverge November 2020   SF house and condo markets have been affected differently by the pandemic. This report attempts a deeper dive into the data across the city and within different city districts. The market typically starts a big slowdown in...

10 Offers 305K Over Asking-How We Did It

The right pricing strategy + the right improvements = 10 offers and $305K over list price! Generating multiple offers in a non-multiple offer environment   Simple updates and correct pricing often make our sellers hundreds of thousands of dollars over their asking price. My background in design gives...