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San Francisco Home Sale Data

Click on a neighborhood to view quarterly home sale data.

Rental Restrictions

In cases where the property owners want to specifically ensure or limit the ability of an individual owner to lease their unit to a tenant, rental restrictions can be placed in the CC&R’s.

Percentage Interest

In the absence of a home owners association, common area will be jointly owned by the indi

Party Walls

A party wall is a fence, wall, or other structure that rests on the border between two lots or units.


Often a condominium will be jointly owned and managed by two or more people. In cases where one the owners no longer wish to jointly own the property, one owner can request a partition.

Ownership & Possession Requirements

Occupancy rules exist to be eligible for condo conversion via the condo lottery. For buildings with 2-4 units, at least one unit must be occupied by the owner for at least the three previous years. Note that the owner need not have been the owner during each of those years; he/she may have been a tenant in the unit. The rules state that the owner at the time of application must have occupied the unit for at least three years. For 5-6 unit lotto winners, at least three units must have been owner occupied for three years. The three year period is measured from the date of the lottery entry deadline.