Basing your offer price largely on square footage is not something I recommend doing. Though price-per-square foot is one of the most frequently referenced data points when it comes to San Francisco real estate, it’s a notoriously unreliable metric.
We live in a city that’s by no means cookie cutter. There’s no standardized square footage source. Sellers and listing agents quote square footage from past appraisals, tax records, and floor plan measurers, all of which can be very different. Continue Reading