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 great views and easy access to the city’s popular hiking spots – the Twin Peaks and Glen Canyon Parks. Twin Peaks offers a great mix of low-rise apartment and condo complexes, single-family homes, and Victorians. There are many housing options, with many modern, boxy homes and apartment buildings from the 1950s and 1960s.
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 […]
The Mission, located in east-central San Francisco, is undeniably one of the city’s most colorful neighborhoods. It’s where different cultures, influences, and styles come together to create a lively mix; with eclectic live-music venues, gourmet ice cream places, or high-end eateries with exclusive cocktails, there’s so much to explore. It’s also home to Dolores Park […]