What a mess! We’re in decluttering mode at my house, which means I’m experiencing firsthand the challenges of clearing things out. It seems that every item begs me to let it stay. The soiled doily that one of my grandmothers crocheted. The stack of glass plates never used in 30 years. The collection of stationery […]
This post first appeared about four months ago, and I’m happy to share the news that the couple who inspired it just closed on their first home! Their search had its ups and downs, and many moments of discouragement and uncertainty. But the end result feels completely right and joyous. Hence, my original post follows. […]
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The website Walk Score ranks addresses, communities and cities based on their Walk Scores, Bike Scores and Transit Scores. Overall, our commuter-friendly hometown earns a Walk Score of 86, a Transit Score of 80 and a Bike Score of 71! We looked at the top ranking Transit Scores in San Francisco neighborhoods and averaged those […]
Though San Francisco is a big city and one of the densest in the country, your house hunt isn’t limited to condos and apartments. While our hometown does boast countless, luxurious options in that category, we also get to show off our character in the form of the classic, colorful, Victorian and Edwardian-inspired homes that have […]
"The coldest winter I ever spent was a summer in San Francisco," wrote Mark Twain. Not.
I am surprised but forgiving (as I suppress a desire to either laugh or be offended) when anybody suggests I’m only in it for the money.