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This home in San Francisco sold for nearly 80% over its asking price.

he San Francisco real estate market is on fuego right now, as rent and home prices have risen so astronomically as to become unaffordable for many.Buying a home in San Francisco is incredibly competitive, too. According to data, a whopping 69.1% of homes in San Francisco sold above their asking price in May of 2014. The average San Francisco home spent less than two weeks on the market.For comparison, only 24.5% of homes nationally sell for more than their asking price, and they take over a month to sell. Plus,the median home sale price for San Francisco this past May was $910,000. Nationally, the median sale price was $298,033. Whether or not you believe the influx of Nerds in San Francisco, the numbers show that real estate there is getting harder and harder to get. Heres some of the craziest home sales to go down in the last six months.