Zephyr Blog

Why It Just Makes More Sense to Buy in San Francisco

By Kevin Koerner

Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 11:50am

See all the various colors, detailing the relative average rental prices in throughout the city, on this map from local data-cruncher Priceonomics? These pleasant pastels indicate just how much of a sucker you are for shelling out between $2,000 - $3,250 every month to use of someone else's property. At least there's the comforting knowledge that you're doing your part to increase the property's equity (I guess?).

Zephyr Real Estate Agent Oliver Burgelman Creates Tech Shuttle Stops Web App

By Melody Foster

Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 8:30am

San Francisco, CA – August 21, 2014 – Oliver Burgelman, creator and designer of the popular real estate tool, Price Squares, has just developed additional apps for use in locating the controversial tech shuttle stops in San Francisco. 

Historic Home Trade Show Coming in September

By Melody Foster

Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 8:30am

San Francisco, CA – August 14, 2014 – The second annual Historic Home Trade Show is coming on September 14, at its new and larger venue, the Golden Gate Club in the Presidio. 

Zephyr Real Estate Announces Management Transitions

By Melody Foster

Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 8:30am

San Francisco, CA – July 24, 2014 – Zephyr Real Estate announced last week that there are several exciting changes brewing for the company.

Zephyr Agents Dzhibrailova and Gullicksen Rank in THE THOUSAND

By Melody Foster

Monday, July 14, 2014 - 8:30am

San Francisco, CA – July 14, 2014 – REAL Trends, Inc, in conjunction with The Wall Street Journal, just published its ninth annual THE THOUSAND list of America’s top 1,000 real estate sales professionals and teams. Two top-producing agents at Zephyr Real Estate, Tanya Dzhibrailova and Tim Gullicksen, ranked high on that nationwide list at #187 and #196 respectively.

Zephyr Team Sets Record with Bayview Sale

By Melody Foster

Friday, June 27, 2014 - 8:30am

San Francisco, CA – June 27, 2014 – The historical property located at 1562 McKinnon Avenue in the Bayview neighborhood has just sold for $1.3 million, setting a record for the highest priced single-family home sale in Bayview. The home, which is a registered San Francisco landmark, is also known as the Quinn house. Built in the 1870s, it was owned by that family for 90 years. This was its first time on the market in 36 years. The home has five bedrooms, two baths, an attic and a massive yard as well as an area at the back that once served as servant’s quarters. 

Zephyr Real Estate Launches Careers Website

By Melody Foster

Monday, June 23, 2014 - 8:30am

San Francisco, CA, June 23, 2014 – For those seeking to advance their real estate career or considering a new career in real estate, Zephyr’s new website, www.zephyrcareers.com, is a must see. First of all, the sleek and accessible website contains all the information typically found on a career website about leadership, support, marketing and technology, training and business development. Beyond that, however, the website offers unexpected insights including how it feels to work at Zephyr, its culture, the agent community, its charitable involvements and the overall camaraderie and energy that abounds.

Zephyr Agents Ride in AIDS/LifeCycle

By Melody Foster

Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 8:30am

San Francisco, CA – June 19, 2014 – Congratulations and best wishes to Diane Hourany, Jan Medina and Jim Beitzel who participated in this year’s AIDS LifeCycle Ride. From June 1 through June 7, thousands of cyclists and volunteer “roadies” made the 545-mile trek from San Francisco to Los Angeles. Fundraising reached a record-breaking $15 million. 

Zephyr Real Estate Awards Meritus Scholarship to Allen Huang

By Melody Foster

Monday, June 16, 2014 - 8:30am

San Francisco, CA, June 16, 2014 – Zephyr Real Estate, a long-time supporter of the Meritus College Fund, awarded a four-year scholarship to Allen Huang at the 18th Annual Meritus Awards Reception last week. The scholarship is valued at $16,000, 100% of which goes directly to the student.

See How The Dogpatch Is Being Rebuilt in 25 Projects

By Kevin Merlander

Wednesday, June 4, 2014 - 5:45pm

Finally connected to the rest of the City via the Third Street light rail line, San Francisco's once far-flung Dogpatch neighborhood is generating a massive amount of development interest.