Glen Park, a neighborhood with a pleasant urban and suburban mix, is located south of Twin Peaks and adjacent to Glen Canyon Park. With cheerful hillsides that pride in turn-of-the-century homes, it’s a calmer neighborhood that still offers various entertainment options. From arts and crafts bungalows on streets like Hearts and Staples to more Victorian style on streets above Monterey, there’s a broad palette of architectural styles complemented by contemporary homes. These all come together in areas like Laidley Street – one of the most iconic areas of Glen Park.
Twin Peaks, the neighborhood named after its two prominent hills, is located in the geographic center of San Francisco. A major part of the land in the area had to be terraced, with many street names – such as Villa Terrace and Graystone Terrace – reflecting that practice. The neighborhood’s living is often characterized by […]
Parnassus Heights is a subtle neighborhood located along the Mt. Sutro open-space preserve. Located up the hill from Cole Valley, Parnassus Heights has a distinct personality from its southern neighbor. UCSF’s Parnassus Heights campus is located here, giving the community a hip vibe with plenty of college students. However, it is still a great place […]
Noe Valley is a quaint, in-demand neighborhood where you can find both working-class families and Silicon Valley millionaires. Packed with rows of Victorian and Edwardian homes stretching over the hills, the neighborhood is often flooded with sun. The famous 24th Street is often packed with strollers, dog walkers, or anyone heading to one of the […]