February 5, 2021
Introducing Curated Magazine, the essence of Compass luxury. Explore this specialized periodical featuring Compass’ most prestigious properties.
February 4, 2021
Just before Sir Francis Drake Boulevard climbs over the steep hill to Olema, Lagunitas Creek makes a sharp turn north to wind its way around the Olema Grade to Point Reyes and Tomales Bay. It was at that location in the 1870s that the small hamlet of Tocaloma began to grow.
February 1, 2021
Tech-savvy and environmentally conscious, millennials’ preferences are poised to dramatically reshape the high-end housing market.
January 18, 2021
Despite ongoing Coronavirus lockdowns for months in California, home sales remained high in November 2020, breaking the 500,000 sales benchmark for the first time since January 2009. This is the highest sales level in 15 years, says the California Association of Realtors.
December 25, 2020
Designed by Janet McCulley, this home features an expansive patio area for indoor-outdoor living. Credit: Neue Focus Photography As we…
December 23, 2020
There is now ample data from around the world to support what began as mere speculation nine months ago: That the global Covid-19 pandemic would spur an unprecedented shift in lifestyle choices and housing needs, marked by an overwhelming preference for larger houses, more amenities and less population density.
December 10, 2020
Bay Area luxury homes have become a hotter commodity than ever during the coronavirus pandemic — including those at the very top of the market.
December 9, 2020
Due to differing property values, as a very general rule of thumb we define the luxury home segment as properties listed or selling for $3 million+ in San Francisco, Marin, San Mateo & Santa Clara Counties, and for $2 million+ in other Bay Area Counties (and for SF luxury condos and co-ops).
December 1, 2020
Sales volume in October 2020 was up 74% year-over-year compared to October 2019. Sales hit an all-time high in summer fall 2020. In the 6 months since the pandemic hit the markets,Tahoe, San Mateo & Monterey Counties had the highest numbersof luxury home sales.