Tag Archives: San Francisco

Walls Covered, So Mission District Murals Spread to Street Level

San Franciscans love the large-scale murals that cover so many exterior building walls in our fair city. With more than 600 murals within the city limits, these paintings throw color, culture, and tremendous beauty onto buildings that might otherwise look ordinary or dilapidated.
Residents know the center of the mural movement is San Francisco’s culturally vibrant Mission District. A few individual alleys — notably Clarion Alley and Balmy Alley — are completely coated with dynamite Bohemian murals that turn these streets into stunning and unforgettable outdoor art galleries featuring dozens of …

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BART Broadening to Bernal, Ocean Beach?

A location within a few blocks of a BART station has been a coveted feature among San Francisco house shoppers for nearly four decades.
That feature may soon extend to San Francisco homes in Bernal Heights and Ocean Beach in the Outer Richmond.
As the popular rapid transit system contemplates its 2012 plans, BART finds itself in a more flush cash position than in recent years. BART’s revenue had been negatively affected by the economic downturn. The commuter rail system has rebounded strongly, though, and the San Francisco Chronicle reports that BART …

SoMa and Blu: an Amazing Building in an Amazing Neighborhood

SoMa San Francisco

SoMa, located (as the acronym implies) south of Market Street and just north of San Francisco Bay, is the rapidly growing neighborhood that is the cultural epicenter of modern day San Francisco. A stand out chic neighborhood in a city known for chic neighborhoods, SoMa is home to innovative companies, contemporary museums, luxury condos and some of the best restaurants in the Bay Area.

One of the premier buildings in SoMa is Blu. Blu is an ultra modern development that offers luxury living in the form of condos and tri-level penthouses. …

On the Rebound?

San Francisco has always had a stronger than average real estate market, even in the worst of times, due to a high demand for housing.

It appears that there are signs of a rebound in San Francisco, with the number of active listings remaining stable, and a significant number of them accepting offers within the past few weeks.

South Beach

The newest popular neighborhood in San Francisco is South Beach, surrrounded by the Embarcadero and Bay Bridge. Once home to warehouses and dilapidated piers, storage centers, and lots, South Beach is now among the fanciest neighborhoods in San Francisco. Think the new Nob Hill of the 21st century. South Beach features condominiums, lofts, and is well known as a mecca for interior design.

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The Mission District

The Mission District of San Francisco pulses with a mixture of people and retail. Historically, the Mission District neighorhood is a center of latino culture, and attracts those interested in art, culture, great food, and trendy nightlife.

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