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Presidio Terrace residents will keep ‘bargain-basement’ tax rate

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

Presidio Terrace: Supervisors explain why they overturned sale of private street

“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

San Francisco Board of Supervisors rules that if you're rich enough to own a private sidewalk, you don't have to worry about overdue taxes

last weekHumor / odd : Boing Boing

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

Gear: Speck Presidio Cases for iPhone X

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

Presidio Terrace: City overturns sale of wealthy homeowners’ street

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

Wealthy San Francisco homeowners get their street back

last weekNews : USAToday: News

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.        

San Francisco’s most and least expensive homes this week

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

Lucasfilm and LittleBits’s Droidathon teaches kids about science

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 […]

Warning: Salesforce CEO spots Pac Heights mountain lion

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

Sen. Dianne Feinstein urges lawmakers to bend rules for Presidio Terrace residents

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

Feinstein Goes To Bat For Presidio Terrace Residents Whose Street Got Sold

DiFi used to live on the street, and she’s pulling strings for her former neighbors. [ more › ]

Protect your iPhone X to the extreme with Speck's Presidio ULTRA and SPORT cases (sponsored)

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

Preorder hub: How to get iPhone X & keep its all-glass design protected

2 months agoTechnology / Apple : 9 to 5 Mac

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

Bernard Maybeck house in Presidio Heights snips $2.5 million off asking

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

Inexplicably, Forbes And Zillow Again Name San Francisco As #1 City For Trick-Or-Treating

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 › ]

Presidio Heights Edwardian home asks $9.9 million

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

Winner of the iPhone 8 giveaway announced [Pat Y.]

AppleInsider would like to congratulate Pat Y., winner of our latest giveaway. Pat will receive an unlocked 64GB iPhone 8 in Space Gray and a Presidio Ultra case courtesy of Speck.

Giveaway: Enter to win an unlocked iPhone 8 in Space Gray complete with a Speck Presidio Ultra case

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.

The 33: San Francisco’s most beautiful bus ride

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

Golden shipping container portal moving to Presidio

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

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