Thursday, June 17, 2010 - 9:44am
I've shared my favorite inexpensive and moderately priced lunchtime gems in Potrero; now here are my suggestions for a truly outstanding, upscale experience in the neighborhood.
Wednesday, June 16, 2010 - 3:24pm
Many seniors have been in their homes for 25 years or more. And often, as caring for the home becomes more challenging, seniors defer necessary maintenance as just too much to do. What are things to watch out for so that your home remains safe and whole?
Wednesday, June 16, 2010 - 11:18am
The San Francisco Metropolitan Transit Authority is doing major construction work at both ends of West Portal Avenue, which is making it really difficult to get into and out of the West Portal shopping area.
Tuesday, June 15, 2010 - 5:55pm
Tuesday, June 15, 2010 - 10:08am
This post is inspired by a first time buyer couple that I’m working with.
We’ve been looking at a handful of pre-40’s homes with various interpretations of owners updating, renovating and expanding their properties, often missing the mark and creating a mish mash of a maze of rooms, added on with no rhyme or reason along with a bizarre conglomeration of architectural styles...
Tuesday, June 15, 2010 - 8:51am
The recent shortfall in home building is less than half the long-term run rate needed to meet the nation’s natural population growth.
Monday, June 14, 2010 - 9:15pm
Sherri Franklin's Kansas Street home is a revolving door for dogs she fosters through Muttville. She founded Muttville, an organization that fosters and finds permanent homes for dogs too old to be considered adoptable by many shelters. Muttville's dogs are more than seven years old, and considered dog-and-people friendly. Many come from shelters that would otherwise euthanize them; others come from owners who have gotten sick or passed away.
Friday, June 11, 2010 - 8:53pm
Gracias Madre, on Mission at 18th Street, is a vegan Mexican food restaurant not just for vegetarians. There's something for everyone: enchiladas, tamales, tacos, tostadas, all with a surprising twist. The food is seasonal and locally grown. It's amazing how they can make cashews taste like sour cream! The service was casual but accommodating. Give it a try, I don't think you'll be disappointed!
Friday, June 11, 2010 - 5:04pm
…the current proposal in Gavin's budget is passed by the Board of Supes. TIC owners would pay a fee to bypass the condo lottery and condo convert. Everyone wins: the city gets more income in the midst of a budget crisis, and TIC owners can increase or stabilize their property value becoming a condo and refinancing into more affordable
Thursday, June 10, 2010 - 3:38pm
Planning on driving over the Golden Gate Bridge this weekend or next? Better plan your route in advance!
The Presidio Parkway road construction project is scheduled to close sections of Doyle Drive on the south side of it’s connection to Hwy 101 on one or both of the June 11 & 12 and June 18 & 19 weekends.