Friday morning, a custom-built beach home with a basement and nice views at 3220 Alma (4br/5ba, 3350 sqft.) went into escrow.
The listing had run 100 days, dropping slightly from a start of $4.650M to the current price of $4.450M.
This could be just one line in our MB Property Ticker; one little note about a blip of action in the market.
But there was something more significant here.
3220 Alma is only the second home priced over $4M to make a deal in the past month.
The other deal was on much pricier new construction at 232 6th (5br/7ba, 4300 sqft.), a fairly spectacular achievement of a modern, with nice views (tiny neighbor helps) and a unique take on the "boxy modern" that you will sometimes see.
This one emerged in February asking... achem...…