West Portal Real Estate

West Portal real estate is at the south end of the MUNI Streetcar Tunnel and offers great shops and restaurants plus quick access to downtown San Francisco via the MUNI Light Rail system. West Portal is a neighborhood of single-family homes, and it can still be rather affordable by San Francisco standards. The neighborhood is often described as having a friendly, village feel. There is a public library and playground, good transportation, good schools, and lots of amenities within walking […]

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Sunnyside Real Estate

Sunnyside real estate consists of a neighborhood of relatively affordable single family homes just south of Glen Park and Noe Valley. As a result of its easy access to the freeways, many residents call Sunnyside home and then commute into Silicon Valley. The area also butts up on City College of San Francisco. Many diverse restaurants offering international cuisine cater to students and locals. BART offers easy access to downtown San Francisco. You can read reviews of the Sunnyside neighborhood […]

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Westwood Park Real Estate

Westwood Park real estate belongs to a neighborhood which began its existence in 1917 and came into its own with the development of the Twin Peaks Tunnel. This is a family friendly area with a suburban feel and nice homes, built mostly between 1916 and the end of the 1920’s. The neighborhood has an active homeowners association, whose website can be visited here. You can also read reviews of the neighborhood from Street Advisor.com. City College of San Francisco is […]

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Westwood Highlands Real Estate

Westwood Highlands real estate consists of a small enclave of single family homes on the southwest slope of Mount Davidson, mostly built between 1925-1929. Many of the streets in Westwood Highlands end with the word “wood”, like Hazelwood, Burlwood, Brentwood, etc., giving the area the nickname “The Woods”. The neighborhood is home to the Westwood Highlands Association, an active homeowners group and has an interesting history, which you can read about here or, in a different account, here. The homeowners association website […]

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Mount Davidson Manor Real Estate

Mount Davidson Manor real estate consists of single family homes developed in large part by Fernando Nelson. Nelson built thousands of homes all over San Francisco from the 1880’s to the time period just after World War II. The area is quiet but still has the benefit of the shops, restaurants, and the Muni Street Car along Ocean Avenue. You can read a great history of the Mount Davidson Manor neighborhood here or read reviews of the neighborhood from Street Advisor.com here. Contact […]

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Monterey Heights Real Estate

Monterey Heights real estate is located on the western slope of Mount Davidson. This is an affluent neighborhood made up of large single-family homes of varied architectural styles. Monterey Heights has an active neighborhood association, whose website can be viewed here. There is very little retail in the area, which adds to the district’s quiet charm. Here are a few historic images of the Monterey Heights area. You can read reviews of the Monterey Heights neighborhood, from Street Advisor.com, here. […]

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Sherwood Forest Real Estate

Sherwood Forest real estate is located on the southwestern slope of Mount Davidson. All its streets are named after characters from Robin Hood, with names like Dalewood, Lansdale, etc. This small neighborhood (San Francisco’s smallest!) has about 200 homes, some of which were designed by famed architects Julia Morgan, Timothy Pflueger, and Harold G. Stoner. You can find a brief history of Sherwood Forest real estate here and reviews of the neighborhood from Street Advisor.com here. Sherwood Forest is an elegant […]

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Forest Hill Extension Real Estate

Forest Hill Extension real estate is tucked between Laguna Honda Hospital, Mount Davidson, and West Portal in District 4. The neighborhood has nice single family homes homes on wooded lots and is very close to the Muni Light Rail. As one would expect, it is an extension of the Forest Hill neighborhood, lying just south west of Forest Hill. Street Advisor.com offers some solid reviews of what it’s like living in the Forest Hill Extension. Forest Hills Extension has an […]

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Miraloma Park Real Estate

Miraloma Park real estate features beautiful views from homes of many styles and sizes, set on streets that twist and turn along Mt. Davidson. A majority of the homes were built before World War II, and this neighborhood is a place were people of many ages and backgrounds come to live. Miraloma Park has been rated among the top 10 San Francisco neighborhoods by StreetAdvisor.com. The Miraloma Park Improvement Club maintains a website dedicated to bringing community information and services […]

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St. Francis Wood Real Estate

St. Francis Wood real estate makes up one of San Francisco’s most affluent neighborhoods. Located in southwestern San Francisco, St. Francis Wood was borne out of the efforts of city planners, architects, and landscapers, who looked to create one of the country’s first true residential parks in 1912. Famed architect Daniel Burnham helped to create homes that are still coveted today. There are no visible businesses in this neighborhood, and homes sit on spacious, impressive lots. A brief history of […]

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