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Rental Watch: It's Dicey Out There, People



    Rental Watch: It's Dicey Out There, People

    Every once in a while, Curbed SF checks in with the San Francisco rental market. And we do it the layman's way: by scouring Craigslist. For today's episode, we took a spin around the $2500-$3k price range. Verdict: Dicey. Look hard, renters— it's a wildly unpredictable jungle out there.

    What: 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom condo
    Where:SoMa Grand, 1160 Mission Street
    How Much: $2,795.00
    The Hard Sell: " Joie de Vivre hospitality services include 24 hr coffee/tea in the beautiful lobby, 8 to 8 concierge and 24 hour security. There is a state of the art gym, jacuzzi, huge patio with "cuddle" chairs, barbeque, social room, yoga room, meditation garden and firepit!"

    18Sept08_Richmond.jpgWhat: 1,200 square foot flat; # of bedrooms unlisted
    Where:2nd Avenue, Inner Richmond
    How Much: $3000
    The Hard Sell: "The remodeled kitchen features AMPLE cupboards, dishwasher, divided sink, & a glorious antique 40" gas stove." Glorious, right.

    18Sept08_SoMaCondo.jpgWhat: 1 bedroom, 1.5 bathroom townhouse
    Where:140 South Van Ness Avenue
    How Much: $2500/ month
    The Hard Sell: "Expansive Western & Northern views including Twin Peaks, Sutro tower & city lights from both levels of the townhome." Not bad.