Kevin+Jonathan’s Blog Posts re SF Real Estate

Graphic SF skyline blended with cornfield stressing how hard it is to develop San Francisco properties.

SF Chronicle: MIMBYs instead YIMBYs and NIMBYs Maybe? Kevin and Jonathan Get Asked About Declines in New Construction Starts (March 4, 2023)

While acute market forces are curtailing new construction starts now, development here was already an uphill battle. Development timelines take years, so any non-NIMBY-related delays in adding new homes will keep housing prices high that much longer. But even for people who can afford to buy in the Bay Area, there’s a shortage of accessible destination homes for folks who are downsizing or ones who can no longer do the stairs in their 3-story Victorian.

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Sold: 1050 Los Trancos Road, Portola Valley, San Mateo County | Vacant Land with Plans

6,800-sqft undeveloped, a tranquil forested parcel in Portola Valley in unincorporated San Mateo County with approved plans to build a modern, 2,150-sqft home in this great setting that’s the best of nature, location and proximity to Portola Valley’s amenities, schools and services. Listed with Kevin Ho and Jonathan McNarry, Vanguard Properties, San Francisco.

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