Get a $10 UBER credit! Use this link to sign up for an UBER account, and you’ll get a $10 credit! Sign Up Taking an UBER Cab is one of the most convenient ways to get around San Francisco. What is an UBER, you ask? Well, Uber is an on demand car service. Think of … Continue reading “Taking an UBER in San Francisco”
Overview of Russian Hill This neighborhood got its name when the early settlers found a Russian cemetery at the top of the hill. It is located to the North of Nob Hill and to the South of Fisherman’s Wharf. Russian Hill’s most famous street is Lombard Street, known as ‘The world’s most crooked street”. Russian … Continue reading “Russian Hill”
Overview of the Financial District What it lacks in Victorian houses, it makes up for it in the form of high rises, huge apartment buildings, the city’s busiest shopping area and ease of transport. Market Street, the busiest street in San Francisco, runs through the financial district. This area is served by many bus lines, … Continue reading “Downtown and Civic Center”
This area offers the most affordable housing in San Francisco but you pay for that in other ways.
Known as the birthplace of the flower power, the hippie movement in the 60’s.
Overview of the Mission District San Francisco Arguably everybody’s favorite neighborhood the Mission is diverse: grungy on one side, yuppie on the other. It has the most collection of restaurants per block in San Francisco. Being the home of the city’s Hispanic population, the Mission is where everybody heads out to for burritos. As a … Continue reading “The Mission District”
To live in San Francisco is to live in one of the most expensive cities in the world. The high cost of living in San Francisco is mostly reflected in housing prices and dining out. It’s not uncommon to spend at least $15 for a lunch. More for dinner. Below is a list of every … Continue reading “Cost of Living in San Francisco”
Housing market in San Francisco is very competitive. It’s not uncommon to come to an open house to find a line of people waiting outside. They key in this competitive market is to stand out among other apartment seekers. A word of warning: finding an apartment in San Francisco is not for the faint hearted. … Continue reading “How to Find An Apartment in San Francisco”
If you’re considering a move to San Francisco, be aware that San Francisco is considered one of the most expensive cities to live in. As a new resident, the first action item is probably to find an affordable apartment to live in. But whether you’re considering a move to San Francisco or are visiting the … Continue reading “San Francisco On A Budget”