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Michael Acke…, Real Estate Pro in San Francisco, CA
Michael Ackerman answered:
What should my target purchase price be for a SFH with $550k cash, and 250k salary, no debt, excellent credit 800? 1st time buyer.
Tamanna,

Hopefully you should've bought by now.

Lao Tze, a Confucian once said; "The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. - The next best time is NOW." I may be confused bu ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 24, 2015 Home Buying in SoMa
Cindy Davis, Real Estate Pro in San Diego, CA
Cindy Davis answered:
What sort of neighborhood is this?
Agents, by law are not allowed to comment on neighborhoods. You should check out crime statistics, talk to local police stations and spend some time in the community to determine if its ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 6, 2015 Rentals in SoMa
 no name, Renter in 77411
no name answered:
Is Smith Brian from Point2Homes a real person? I've tried looking up his info and didn't find much, except http://smithbrian1.point2agent.com/Listing/
http://thomasjmargherha.point2agent.com/Neighborhood/page_2537612.html heres another! Now I'm worried about what they can do with my name email and phone number.... This is annoying
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 22, 2015 Rentals in SoMa
Antonio Prado, Real Estate Pro in San Mateo, CA
Antonio Prado answered:
Is the rent price per square foot going down in April'14 or stabilizing?
Hello David,

I hope all is well. There is some good information on the link below about rent prices in SOMA ( bottom left of the page).
https://www.zumper.com/apartments-for-rent/s ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 1, 2015 Market Conditions in SoMa
Ryan Rudnick, Real Estate Pro in 94114
Ryan Rudnick answered:
Test test test test test test
Looks like your test worked :-P
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 13, 2015 Traffic & Public Transportation in SoMa
VERREOS, Tony, Real Estate Pro in California
VERREOS, Tony answered:
I am currently in contact with someone in regards to a rental property. He has sent me his Realtor License #, but I still feel unsure if it's legit
Hi Marcus, You didn't say if you are looking to rent or to buy. In any case, what is it that causes you to question the person's integrity? Being extra careful is just good business ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 8, 2015 Rentals in SoMa
Rick Mei, Real Estate Pro in San Francisco, CA
Rick Mei answered:
Is Rick Mei a real person? He has listings but no messaging and never answers his phone. Could he be a scam?
Contact my directly to verify a listing please. 415-787-2123
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 20, 2014 Rentals in SoMa
Ryan Rudnick, Real Estate Pro in 94114
Ryan Rudnick answered:
There are so many listings in SF with rent as low as 1800-ish per month. Wonder if anyone has found a way to differentiate scam vs no scam.
$1800 per month isn't unheard of in the city these days, so many of these places may be real listings. Getting a real estate agent is a great way to make sure you're only looking at re ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 2, 2014 Rentals in SoMa
Kevin McLaug…, Real Estate Pro in Murrieta, CA
Kevin McLaughlin answered:
I've noticed a spree of trespassers below on 5/7. Has this criminal been apprehended?
Maybe they held an open house???
1 vote Share Flag Tue May 13, 2014 Crime & Safety in SoMa
Brian Nguyen, Real Estate Pro in Mission Viejo, CA
Brian Nguyen answered:
What should my target purchase price be with 150k cash and a 250k salary? Excellent credit 760 , no debt. Single. No kids.
With that much cash and excellent credit scores and salary like yours, you should be able to qualify for a very high amount. Have you considered taking out a mortgage or jumbo loan for ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 7, 2014 Home Buying in SoMa
J. Mario Pre…, Real Estate Pro in San Francisco, CA
J. Mario Preza, CRB, CDPE answered:
How have the influx of tech startups moving to SoMa affected home pricing?
My office and our team is scouring the "Inner Mission" area of San Francisco for houses, and while we come across some "exceptional" deals, they have been tempered by the pent up demand ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 16, 2014 General Area in SoMa
Lizete Santos, Real Estate Pro in 94105
Lizete Santos answered:
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Hello Wayne,

This is a 1br loft in a 12 unit building in the SoMa neighborhood. Feel free to contact me with any specific questions.

Regards,

Lizete Santos
Broker/Realtor
Mc ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 8, 2014 Market Conditions in SoMa
J. Mario Pre…, Real Estate Pro in San Francisco, CA
J. Mario Preza, CRB, CDPE answered:
aceptan gatos? de cuanto es el deposito?
Muchos departamentos en esta area permite mascotas pequenas, y gatos, por ende, serian aceptables. Mas sin embargo, no se del complejo en especifico, y si le interesa suficiente, deber ... more
1 vote Share Flag Thu Jan 2, 2014 Rentals in SoMa
Fernanda Tro…, Renter in San Francisco, CA
Fernanda Trovato asked:
aceptan gatos? de cuanto es el deposito?
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 2, 2014 Rentals in SoMa
Lizete Santos, Real Estate Pro in 94105
Lizete Santos answered:
I am coming from Australia - Is there anyone that does furnished apartments?
Hello Kristy,

We have some in SF and you can preview them here:

http://www.mcguire.com/search/view//CustomRegion/city_san_francisco/Property_Type/141

You can also try craigslis ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 19, 2013 Rentals in SoMa
leaseoppo, Real Estate Pro in San Francisco, CA
leaseoppo answered:
Why would anyone want to live in SOMA when other neighborhoods have so much SF charm? What am I missing aside from CalTrain (and yummy food trucks)?
Good question, Living in Soma is a gives you superb access to all major transport options down the peninsula, east or heading north. In Soma you can walk to the ferry building the baseb ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 19, 2013 Rental Basics in SoMa
Craig Berendt, Real Estate Pro in San Francisco, CA
Craig Berendt answered:
IS IT STILL AVALIBLE? If so, I want to make an appointment of it.
Please call me to discuss thank you
4156083050
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 15, 2013 For Rent in SoMa
Brad Neumann…, Real Estate Pro in Downers Grove, IL
Brad Neumann - NMLS 948036 answered:
Hi, am contemplating on buying a condo in SOMA (Harrison betw 4th and 5th st). Is it a safe neighborhood? What is expected $ for sq/ft?
That is a nice but expensive neighborhood. For mortgage help, call or email for a free pre-approval in less than 10 minutes. We lend our own money and are licensed in 49 states.

We ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 30, 2013 Home Buying in SoMa
Gabriel Rojas, Real Estate Pro in 94107
Gabriel Rojas answered:
Hi. What does it mean that the Soma area is always lower price than the overall SF as it is on the graph. Is it good sign or bad sign?
jnmanhattan:

SoMa is a developing area. Some areas of it may not bring in the highest dollar amount in many of the sales there compared to older more well-established areas in the ci ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Oct 14, 2013 Market Conditions in SoMa
Lance R King, Real Estate Pro in San Francisco, CA
Lance R King answered:
Henry Eli does not appear to have any professional existence. is this guy a scam?
There is no such person listed as an agent belonging to the SF MLS. Jon gave you a good link for looking up agents. If you need help buying or selling, find a reputable, experienced age ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Aug 7, 2013 Rentals in SoMa
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