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$14M Tiburon abode composed of glass tiers seems to float over the bay

Anna Marie Erwert Nov. 7, 2020 Updated: Nov. 7, 2020 4 a.m. The luxurious and modern mansion at 1865 Centro West in Tiburon offers almost 7,000 square feet of living space – much of it steel and concrete framing great walls of glass. Levels are composed of tiers, with access to the surrounding views from both inside and outside the home. It’s the $13.9 million creation of architecture ...more

Video House Tour: Ken Fulk–designed Presidio Terrace manse comes fully furnished, asks $20 million

Of course Ken Fulk designed the most expensive home to hit the market in San Francisco’s Presidio Terrace for the past 20 years. Built from the ground up in 2010, the home’s classical styling is the work of SF architect Andrew Skurman, winner of the 2020 Arthur Ross Award for Architecture; and its grand scale suited the lifestyle of its philanthropist owners just perfectly as a stage ...more

Tiburon, CA: 1865 Centro West St.

As Marin County continues to offer peace of mind for buyers from San Francisco, Compass’s Shana Rohde-Lynch is launching this stunning landmark residence in Tiburon, CA overlooking the City and the Bay with views of the Golden Bridge across to Mount Tamalpais. The home embraces healthy living with the seamless integration of indoor/outdoor living, restorative views of the water, gym, reflecting pond off the living ...more

Record-Setting $20 Million Home For Sale In SF

Record Setting $20 Million Home For Sale In San Francisco $20 Million Home For Sale In SF Listed by Neil Ward and Lisa Wold at Compass Real Estate __________________________________________________________________ Check out our Compass California Blog for more content! Home Trends | Our Agents | Market Snapshot | Whats Happening

Inside S.F. mansion listed for $20 million, love is literally written on the walls

BY DAVID CARACCIO OCTOBER 28, 2020 05:00 AM This San Francisco mansion for sale for $20 million was built to inspire. A gorgeous San Francisco CA estate with inspirational quotes painted on the walls of the entryway is for sale for $20 million in the exclusive Presidio Terrace community, home of Nancy Pelosi, Dianne Feinstein and other notables. BY COMPASS A gorgeous San Francisco estate with inspirational ...more

Montana-style ranch, less than two hours from SF for sale for $5.6M

Anna Marie Erwert Oct. 24, 2020 Updated: Oct. 24, 2020 4 a.m. If leaving a desk in the city for a dude ranch in the country seems like your next pandemic move, this 296-acre ranch in Hopland is just two hours north of downtown San Francisco. Dubbed Rancho Feliz, the property consists of four sprawling parcels with three homes, equestrian facilities, a vineyard, a reservoir, a ...more

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Podcast: Jessica Grimes, Chief Marketing Officer At Compass California

Jessica Grimes is the Chief Marketing Officer of Compass California, a division of Compass, formerly Pacific Union International.   A recognized leader in the industry, Grimes has led creative services, branding, advertising and marketing strategies and teams since 2012, guiding Pacific Union through its growth as a boutique luxury real estate brokerage to its current stage today as Compass California with sales volume of $14 billion inside of ...more

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Mansion in San Francisco’s Famously High-End Presidio Terrace Enclave Lists for $20 Million

The home was designed a decade ago by classical architect Andrew Skurman and renowned designer Ken Fulk BY BECKIE STRUM  |  ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED ON OCTOBER 22, 2020  |  MANSION GLOBAL One of the three-dozen mansions that make up San Francisco’s highly affluent Presidio Terrace enclave has hit the market for $20 million, placing it among the priciest homes for sale in the city, Mansion Global has learned. The quiet cul-de-sac ...more


Multifamily Sales In San Francisco Still Way Down Despite Recent Pickup

October 9, 2020 Dean Boerner, Bisnow San Francisco Bay Area  The coronavirus pandemic and economic downturn brought San Francisco’s multifamily investment market to a near standstill that it is now just starting to crawl out of.  Unsplash/mauro arrue After an April and May in which only seven five-plus-unit apartment buildings sold in S.F., the city has since seen about 40 such properties sold, according to Compass Commercial Senior Vice ...more

Santa Barbara-style hilltop estate in Marin for sale for $16.5M

Anna Marie Erwert Oct. 15, 2020 Updated: Oct. 15, 2020 4:01 a.m. Spanning an entire hillside in Ross is the palatial 325 Upper Toyon Road, a 4.5-acre property that includes a huge multilevel main home, a pool, poolhouse and guest house and is now for sale for $16.5 million. The design is that of architect Andrew Skurman, who revamped the original 1940s home in 2004 to ...more