How Much to Live in San Francisco’s Pacific Heights?

by Mark Wellborn

In our weekly departure from DC-related real estate fare, we head 3,000 miles west to San Francisco to see if you can guess the price of a three-bedroom flat in the city’s Pacific Heights neighborhood.


The flat measures out at about 1,350 square feet and has been completely remodeled. There is a very bright living room with a set of bay windows, as well as a dining room with built-ins and three good-sized bedrooms. The property has a small yard and a deck large enough for a table and a couple chairs. There is a parking space for the unit in the complex garage as well as additional storage space.

If you have a guess, just post it in the comments section below. Compared to New York, San Francisco is probably the most expensive city in the U.S. to live in, however this property does not have the hefty price tag of most properties in Pacific Heights. OK, no more hints…and don’t go trolling San Francisco property listings looking for the answer.

This article originally published at https://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/how_much_to_live_in_san_franciscos_pacific_heights/1347


  1. Maria said at 11:20 am on Friday September 25, 2009:


  1. jag said at 11:45 am on Friday September 25, 2009:


  1. Mark said at 11:52 am on Friday September 25, 2009:


  1. Lauren said at 12:51 pm on Friday September 25, 2009:


  1. Will Smith said at 2:17 pm on Friday September 25, 2009:

    I think everyone is too low.

    Pac Heights is one of the most beautiful, moneyed neighborhoods in one of the most beautiful, moneyed cities in the US. It’s not a lot of square footage, but with 3 bedrooms and a parking space I have to believe it’s over $1 million.

  1. Liz said at 2:45 pm on Friday September 25, 2009:

    No idea about SF RE.  I’m guessing 750/sqft, which eq. $1,012,500.

  1. Georgetowner said at 3:56 pm on Friday September 25, 2009:

    I thought San Fran was more expensive than DC.  So I would also guess that this would be around $1M also

  1. friedrice599 said at 4:40 pm on Friday September 25, 2009:

    um, 900K

  1. Mark said at 4:40 am on Saturday September 26, 2009:

    Considering today’s economic downturn in the housing industry, I would say the home is worth about $895,000 in the Pacific Heights district which perhaps may have been worth over a million just four years ago.

  1. Sean said at 9:29 am on Saturday September 26, 2009:

    The price depends on whether the unit has a bay view.  Without a bay view, I would guess 1.1M.  With a Bay view, my guess would be 1.3M.

  1. mary said at 10:52 am on Monday September 28, 2009:

    1.725 million.

  1. Tom A. said at 11:08 am on Monday September 28, 2009:


  1. Greg K said at 12:00 pm on Monday September 28, 2009:


  1. David said at 3:03 pm on Thursday October 1, 2009:


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