Phew! As seven out of eleven San Francisco board of supervisors made clear last week, being wealthy has its privileges. First, should one fail to pay homeowner association fees for more than a decade, no problem. The city will handle...Show More Summary
“My vote was based on facts” On Tuesday, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors voted 7-4 to rescind the tax sale of Presidio Terrace, a privately-owned street near the Presidio Heights neighborhood, prompting a chorus of boos from most...Show More Summary
Presidio Terrace is a private, gated street in San Francisco that has housed the likes of Nancy Pelosi and the UK Consul General; their neighborhood association failed to notify the city of San Francisco that they'd changed contact addresses...Show More Summary
Speck has released its award-winning lineup of Presidio cases for Apple’s new iPhone X, including the standard Presidio ($40), Presidio Grip ($40), Presidio Clear ($40), Presidio Clear + Print, and the extra-tough Presidio Ultra ($50, not shown). Show More Summary
Fearful city supervisors side with rich residents despite decades of delinquent taxes The San Francisco Board of Supervisors voted 7-4 on Tuesday to overturn the 2015 sale of Presidio Terrace, a privately-owned street in the neighborhood...Show More Summary
Michael Cheng and Tina Lam bought the mansion-lined, block-long Presidio Terrace in April 2015 for $90,000 after the taxes went unpaid for decades.
Presidio Heights goes from dog to dollars, while Diamond Heights prefers to keep in the rough A lot can happen in a week on San Francisco’s molten-hot housing market. To keep caught up, every Friday Curbed SF examines the High & theShow More Summary
Disney’s Lucasfilm opened the doors of its campus in the Presidio in San Francisco to hold a Droidathon, a contest aimed at publicizing science, technology, engineering, the art, and math (STEAM) education for children. Facebook, ILM, ILMxLab, Google, Fitbit and Instagram volunteered engineers to make droids based on the electronics kits from LittleBits, which has a […]
Urban big cats are rare but can be dangerous Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff reported via Twitter that a mountain lion appeared outside of his San Francisco house on Saturday, most likely having ranged down out of the nearby Presidio. Benioff...Show More Summary
Is government by and for the rich? As pressing issues continue to wreak havoc across the country, Sen. Dianne Feinstein took time to tackle the local brouhaha in Presidio Terrace, siding with residents of the tony San Francisco enclave. In...Show More Summary
DiFi used to live on the street, and she’s pulling strings for her former neighbors. [ more › ]
If you're investing in the iPhone X, shouldn't you protect it from any environment with a durable case from Speck? Apple's latest and greatest iPhone, the iPhone X, is finally here. It has the best screen Apple has ever put on a phone,...Show More Summary
Our iPhone X preorder hub is brought to you by Speck and its new line of Presidio cases for iPhone X (pictured above). 9to5 readers can take 15% off the new cases to celebrate the launch with promo code “9TO5MAC”. Good for 1 case per user (includes iPhone X). Show More Summary
Stunning landmark home seeks loving owner In a city where, for some, money is no object, we’re gobsmacked to report that nobody snapped up the glorious Bernard Maybeck-designed Roos House in tony Presidio Heights. It landed on the market in July for a cool $16.5 million—aka, chump change for the freshly moneyed set. And yet—no takers. Show More Summary
Forbes and Zillow believe San Francisco is the #1 city for trick-or-treaters, with Presidio Heights, Cow Hollow, and Sea Cliff being the best neighborhoods. [ more › ]
Comes with chandelier in the master bedroom closet and separate guest studio out back. Photos by Jacob Elliott, courtesy of Missy Wyant Smit, Compass Up in tony Presidio Heights (Pacific Heights’s chic yet aloof oldest sister) one can find some of the city’s finest homes. Show More Summary
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AppleInsider has partnered with Speck this week to offer readers the chance to win a special iPhone 8 package. One lucky winner will receive an unlocked 64GB iPhone 8 in Space Gray complete with a Presidio Ultra case from Speck to keep the new device safe and secure. Total combined value exceeds $750.
A cathartic journey from the Mission to Presidio Heights Transit lines lacing throughout San Francisco offer scenic views of nature (e.g., the greenery of the Presidio, the expansive Pacific of Ocean Beach) or architectural wonder (the...Show More Summary
Space allows for 20-minute conversations with strangers on the other side of the world Since July, a gold-painted shipping container in Crissy Field has let everyday San Franciscans have 20-minute video chats with people anywhere from...Show More Summary