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Bay Area gyms and fitness studios with online workout classes

Whether or not you're a fitness enthusiast, exercising is a must, especially during this time of the coronavirus crisis. Exercise not only improves your physical well-being and, consequently, your resistance to diseases; it also helps enhance your mental and emotional health.  Gyms and fitness centers in San Francisco have not yet been given the green light to reopen, but some are streaming online classes and other fitness programs. If you're looking for something to keep you...

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Amazing Bay Area Sunset View

Amazing Bay Area things to do during the coronavirus crisis

The San Francisco Bay Area has always been a top global destination for urban adventures, cultural experiences, and diverse shopping and dining. Even in this time of the COVID-19 pandemic, it is still a great place to be, providing plenty of opportunities to help you make the most out of this extraordinary situation. Just remember to wear a face mask when you go out and follow social distancing protocols to keep yourself, your family, and the community safe. See this list of a...

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Life in Billionaires’ Row in The Eyes of a Realtor in San Francisco

When the earthquake and fires of 1906 ravaged San Francisco, the real estate was up on market. With the landscape cleaned out, the rich remain and rebuild their mansions and continue on with their lives living in the best location in the city - at the top of Pacific Heights where you can see the best view of the Bay, a perfect overlooking of the ocean. Billionaires’ Row, formerly known as Millionaire’s Row, continuously attracts attention especially when ‘Pac Heights’ ...

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Exploring the Bay Area: Your Guide to the Best Places to Live in San Francisco

The Bay City of San Francisco has undoubtedly made the cut as one of most sought after places to live in the United States. Apart from its spectacular view of the Golden Gate and the Bay Bridge, its vibrant bar and club scene, great wines, and warm climate prove itself to be called home. Whether you are a young professional, an executive, an incoming university student, or a senior going on retirement, you will surely find your ideal home in the Bay Area. To help you get started,...

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Expert Tips (That Work) for Staging A House for Sale

Did you know that a well-staged home sells 87% faster than the ones that were not? Staging a house for sale is a tried and tested marketing technique that allows you to highlight your property's best qualities so that it appeals to most buyers. With proper guidance from a realtor in San Francisco, you can increase your home’s perceived value by one to five percent which ultimately gets you more offers. According to the National Association of Realtors, agents believed tha...

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Everything You Need to Know About Property Tax of Condos in San Francisco

With the booming arts scene and breathtaking scenery, it is no wonder why the value of condos in San Francisco rivals with the ones in the Big Apple. Thanks to its proximity to some of the best tech companies in the country, the city has also become a hotspot for career-driven millennials looking for a home away from home. Getting a new property in this vibrant city can be exciting. While it’s all fine and dandy, you also need to take into account all the additional fees tha...

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Best Country Clubs in the San Francisco Bay Area

Are you looking to practice your swing or play a full 18 at the best country clubs San Francisco has to offer? If you are looking for the perfect country club with exquisite amenities and comprehensive service to make you feel like a pro, you’ve come to the right place. San Francisco is home to some of the best courses in America, and this brief guide will help you find the best greens to take your clients or even the family on the weekend. Here’s a list of the top San Franci...

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Vegan and Vegetarian Restaurants in San Francisco to Try

If you were to ask anyone who lives here, they would tell you that San Francisco is known as a foodie town, unlike any other. There are more restaurants per capita than any other city in the U.S. Besides, the food culture here is quite unique. There is a lot of progressive thought that goes into cooking in the bay area, and local residents tend to be very health conscious.  It is not uncommon to overhear a local talking about what they found at the local farmers market or the...

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Pricing Your House Right

There are quite a few factors that go into deciding on the price of the home that many home sellers do not stop to consider. Especially with bay area home prices, which can fluctuate greatly. Here are some tips to help you discover what goes into pricing a house, so you can get the most money when you are ready to go to market.  The “99” Strategy Much like in retail, real estate will employ what is known as the “99” strategy. This is the strategy in which a seller ...

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How Credit Scores Can Affect your Home Buying Chances

Buying a new house can be an interesting point in your adult life; however, many home buyers are unaware that their credit scores can adversely affect the process. It can limit the amount of cash a bank will lend you and can also make you ineligible for decent loan terms. Credit scores can impact the home buying process in the following ways:  Loan amounts It can be easy to fall for a house that you can’t afford, so it is better to be aware of what you can afford. Your c...

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