It may be a countervailing factor in a cooling market, as opposed to a accelerating factor in a hot market. There are a lot of political and economic "plates in the air" right now, and financial markets have been extremely volatile. In recent weeks, the economic indicators have been mostly quite positive, but just weeks ago they were quite negative, so we can't take for granted what direction indicators will go in the near future. We simply don't know. … [Read more...] about What will happen to SF home prices if Slack, Airbnb, Uber and Lyft go public?
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Is it really an elevated at-home dinner if you don't start off with some charcuterie and an apéritif or three? Technically, yes, but a cheese platter appetizer served on this bamboo board is sure to wow anyone sitting at your table or cookout. (Bottle of Campari and case of French reds not included.) … [Read more...] about How To Up Your At-Home Dinner Game
“We don’t know what’s going to happen. We’re kind of just riding out the wave at the moment hoping that we are going to get help from somewhere,” Briza Moreno said. “If anything, I will probably just give all of my check to mom so it can help cover something. … [Read more...] about ‘What are we going to do?’: South Bay family struggles to pay rent, bills amid coronavirus pandemic
ELLICOTT CITY, MD — A beautiful blend of architectural elements such as stone, brick and wood come together to create an incredible luxury home priced at $1.9 million. When originally built, the price tag was at $3.3 million. This home sits on 4.28 acres and backs to a wooded area. According to Realtor.com, most rooms have sweeping balconies and the grand two-story foyer has a curved staircase. Other amenities include a gourmet kitchen, a hidden study and a dance study. … [Read more...] about $1.9M Ellicott City Home Debuts A Dance Floor, Roller Skating
“Our view is that it’s essential to get space to take a phone call if you’ve been furloughed and want to crush a job interview and you have five roommates and no desks,” he said. “We repurpose real estate to make it easier for people to stay in their houses.” … [Read more...] about Globe turns private homes into WeWorks; SF says that’s a no-no