Anna Marie Erwert writes from both the renter and new buyer perspective, having (finally) achieved both statuses. She focuses on national real estate trends, specializing in the San Francisco Bay Area and Pacific Northwest. Follow Anna on Twitter: @AnnaMarieErwert … [Read more...] about What will happen to SF home prices if Slack, Airbnb, Uber and Lyft go public?
As if Zynga’s $5.5 billion valuation wasn’t proof enough that Farmville, the company’s popular farming-simulation game, is addictive, Alexandra V. Tobias, a 22-year-old mother from Jacksonville, pleaded guilty to second-degree murder today for shaking her 3-month-old to death because he interrupted her while she was playing Farmville on Facebook. Tobias says she shook her son Dylan, smoked a cigarette “to compose herself,” and then shook him again. We sincerely hope her explanation isn’t the set up to another Farmville lawsuit. … [Read more...] about Farmville Is Killing Babies Now
“We’re a small business,” the co-owner of MX3 Fitness in San Francisco said. “We’ve got to be scrappy. We can’t just roll over. … We’re fighters. We’re going to keep fighting. They’re not going to take us down easily.” … [Read more...] about San Francisco’s small gyms fight to stay afloat as closures, restrictions stretch on