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Here we share information on real estate topics, provide answers to some frequently asked questions, showcase our before and afters and new condo development updates. Feel free to follow us on Instagram, Facebook, and LinkedIn and join the conversation. We would love to hear from you!

How Do Property Taxes Work?

The Tax Year Property taxes are charged on a fiscal year beginning July 1st and ending June 30th; hence tax years are referred to...

Advantages of a Dedicated Buyer Agent

A Dedicated Buyer’s Agent has a fiduciary responsibility to represent the home buyer’s best interests in all aspects of the purchase process: the...

When Is the Time to Buy?

Typically, the purchase of a new home is one of the largest financial transactions and investments of one’s life. Whatever home you purchase...

What Does a Good Agent Do?

In one of the largest, most complicated financial transactions of your life, what exactly does a good real estate agent do when you're buying...

The Home Search

First Suggestion: Find a Good Agent to Help You Even if you're just beginning, tentatively, to begin the home search process, the sooner you...

Steps to Obtaining a Home Loan

This booklet issued by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau contains much useful information: Your Home Loan Toolkit, a Step by Step Guide Step 1: Review...

San Francisco Purchase Contract Sample

Below is a sample of the current (4-2014) version of the standard San Francisco Association of Realtors Contract for the Purchase and Sale...

San Francisco Neighborhood Map

This map of San Francisco neighborhoods is according to the San Francisco Association of Realtors district and sub-district, Multiple Listing Service (MLS) specifications. Real...

Renting vs Buying a Home in San Francisco

“Renting can make sense as a lifestyle choice or because of income constraints. As a means to building wealth, however, there is no practical...