Thu June 20, 2013

The $82,000 parking spot

The South Beach condo that houses the costly spot (via flickr user MarkPritchard)

In some parts of the country, $80,000 will buy you a house. In San Francisco, that same money gets you one parking spot.

That’s right – the San Francisco Chronicle reported last week that realtor Sean Sullivan sold a single parking space in the city’s South Beach neighborhood for $82,000.

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Mon April 9, 2012
Morning News Roundup

Connecting the Dots: Top news stories for Monday, April 9, 2012

Despite the growth of prescription painkiller abuse, only 86 of 30,000 doctors and pharmacists in the Bay Area are enrolled in California’s state prescription drug monitoring system. The system is optional, and drug prescribers say it is outdated, slow, and clunky. Prescription drug overdoses kill more than 11 people every day in California...

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