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District 4 San Francisco 

Often referred to as Twin Peaks West, San Francisco District 4 is located in what was once a heavily wooded, scenic expanse of land. Prior to 1918, the area was fairly inaccessible from downtown San Francisco, but the opening of the Twin Peaks Tunnel created an easy commute into the city center, making the area attractive to real estate developers.  District 4 has a total of 16 neighborhoods; Balboa Terrace, Diamond Heights, Forest Hill, Forest Hill Extension, Forest Knolls, Ingleside Terrace, Midtown Terrace, Miraloma Park, Monterey Heights, Mount Davidson Manor, Sherwood Forest, St. Francis Wood, Sunnyside, West Portal, Westwood Highlands, and Westwood Park.

San francisco district 4 twin peaks westTwin Peaks West, which includes Mt. Davidson and Glen Canyon Park, is predominately a residential area with gracious, upscale neighborhoods.  Careful planning by architects and developers created "residence parks" featuring wide, elegantly landscaped boulevards that follow hillside contours, rather than a typical grid-style city street layout.  Much of the districts commerce can be found in West Portal, a vibrant community that offers a small town atmosphere with upscale businesses, lots of great restaurants, and virtually no chain stores. 

Dominated by Mt. Davidson, the highest natural point in San Francisco, Twin Peaks West offers an assortment of communities and varied architecture.  St. Francis Wood, Forest Hill, and Balboa Terrace are upscale, exclusive communities.  Diamond Heights arguably has the largest concentration of Eichlers and mid-century modern homes in the city, and family-friendly Ingleside Terrace and Sunnyside are close to the I-280, making them a commuter's dream. Many homes, particularly those built in Sherwood Forest, Miraloma Park and other hillside neighborhoods have panoramic views extending out to the ocean on the west, and the bay and even Mt. Diablo to the east.

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Real estate in the Twin Peaks West area is highly desirable, and when homes come on the market they often receive multiple offers, making competition for these properties fierce.  Many different architectural styles are represented from Spanish Mediterranean to mid-century modern to Craftsman bungalows designed by such notables as Timothy Pflueger, Bernard Maybeck, John Galen Howard, Henry Gutterson, and Joseph Eichler.

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316 Warren Dr, San Francisco CA 94131

316 Warren Dr,
San Francisco CA 94131

MLS# 424443

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Located in lovely Forest Knolls, with over 2900 square feet (per tax records),...
Price: $1,695,000
MLS#: 424443
Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 4
Property Type: RESI
Days on Market: 8 (Active)
Listing Office: Partner Equity
Listing Agent: Richard Shiu
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965 Duncan St, San Francisco CA 94131

965 Duncan St,
San Francisco CA 94131

MLS# 424271

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Rare find in Diamond Hts! Two HUGE Units in a Great Location! Great Income...
Price: $1,625,000
MLS#: 424271
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Days on Market: 2 (Active)
Listing Office: Le Vie Realty
Listing Agent: Wally Luu
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38 Cresta Vista Dr, San Francisco CA 94127

38 Cresta Vista Dr,
San Francisco CA 94127

MLS# 424722

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First time on the market! Welcome home to this fully detached Westwood...
Price: $1,595,000
MLS#: 424722
Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3
Property Type: RESI
Days on Market: 2 (Active)
Listing Office: Barbagelata Real Estate
Listing Agent: Bella Watson
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Listing information last updated on 2014-09-02 14:30:21


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