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See inside a 1908 Victorian condo given a Scandinavian makeover

By Amy Graff, SFGATE Updated 10:36 pm PDT, Tuesday, September 17, 2019 A stunning light-filled San Francisco condo given a Scandinavian-inspired makeover is listed for $2.995 million. The home at 1985 15th St. occupies the top two floors and converted attic space of a two-unit 1908 Victorian in the Mission District. While purists may mourn the loss of original details in this remodel, anyone who appreciates the clean, simple Nordic aesthetic ...more

Photos: Home from hit ’70s show ‘Streets of San Francisco’ for sale

A home featured in the 70’s TV show “The Streets of San Francisco has hit the market for $4.25 million. (Compass) By Pueng Vongs | pvongs@bayareanewsgroup.com | Bay Area News Group The Telegraph Hill home has three bedrooms and three baths. It features a wrap-around deck with sweeping views of the Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco Bay, and the San Francisco cityscape. The home also ...more

Renovated Mission Dolores Victorian flat comes with a Nordic twist

Dark blue facade hides a surprise By Brock Keeling@BrockKeeling  Sep 16, 2019, 11:38am PDT Take note, Victorian remodels: This top-floor Victorian pad, snapped up in 2011 for a mere $910,000, has undergone an expansive minimalist transformation—care of Mork Ulnes Architects, who has offices in San Francisco and Norway—which puts listless, antiseptic redos to shame. Occupying the top two floors of the 1907 property, 1985 15th Street starts off with a dark ...more

Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana lists his California home for $28.9 million

The main house is a 9,700-square-foot three-bedroom, a three-bath house influenced by Mediterranean-style architecture. (Paul Rollins) By Amy Dobson August 13 Retired quarterback Joe Montana and his wife, Jennifer, have re-listed their custom-built Sonoma, Calif., estate for $28.9 million after previously listing it for $49 million in 2009 and $35 million in 2012. The design for the home was inspired by the couple’s travels around Italy ...more

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Puppy Love: Pet-Friendly Mansion in Bay Area a Bargain at $28.5M

By Claudine Zap | Jul 30, 2019 Open Homes Photography; realtor.com If canines had the wherewithal to design homes, this fabulous San Francisco Bay Area estate might be such a result. A mansion in Alamo, CA, designed by PeopleSoft co-founder and pet lover Dave Duffield and his wife, Cheryl, is on the market for $28.5 million. Dana Green of Compass holds the listing. But will two-legged mammals also enjoy this luxury, 21-acre estate? We’ll bark out an emphatic ...more

Joe Montana’s Napa Valley Equestrian Villa Lists For $28.9 Million

Keith Flamer Senior Contributor Writer, pop culture virtuoso and luxury lunatic Villa Montana, Joe and Jennifer Montana’s secluded compound, just listed for $28.9 million. PAUL ROLLINS Hall of Fame NFL quarterback Joe Montana threw for 40,551 yards in his legendary football career. But that pales in comparison to the 500-acre Napa Valley equestrian estate he’s tossing onto the market (after all, 40,551 yards only amounts to eight ...more

Joe Montana Re-Lists California Estate For $28.9 Million, A 41 Percent Discount

Back in 2009, an optimistic Joe Montana listed his 500-acre Napa Valley estate for $49 million, a reference to his legendary stint as quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers. Inside jokes are all well and good but sometimes the real estate market has other plans, and now Montana has re-listed the property a decade after the first time, at a 41 percent discount to $28.9 million. According to The ...more

Former NFL quarterback Joe Montana’s California estate is on the market at a 41% price cut — and it comes with an equestrian facility and a shooting range. Here’s a look inside.

Montana’s estate can now be yours at a 41% discount. Shareif Ziyadat/Getty Images; Paul Rollins; Yutong Yuan/Business InsiderFormer NFL quarterback Joe Montana has relisted his California estate for $28.9 million, The Wall Street Journal reported. It was originally listed for $49 million in 2009. The property was designed by Montana and his wife in the early 2000s and includes everything from a skeet shooting range to a wine-tasting room. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. ...more

49ers legend Joe Montana relisting 500-acre Calistoga ranch for $28.9M

Earlier this month, 49ers Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana put his 87-acre Northern California ranch on the market for $3.1 million. And now, he’s listing his 500-acre estate right next door for $28.9 million. The property originally floated for $49 million a decade ago, but now is on the market for less. The France and Italy-inspired home began to take shape in the late ...more