Russian Hill Real Estate
Russian Hill, with its mesmerizing views, heart-stopping hairpin turns, and sheer historical grandeur offers so much! Russian hill has showcased some iconic San Francisco living for movies and works of literature most notably “Tales of the City” series. Home to exquisite tiny parks, the iconic Lombard street, and classic Swenson’s ice cream parlor found just off the Hyde Street cablecar line.
Fantastic dining options are abundant on both Hyde and Polk Streets offering exceptional international cuisine from French, Italian, Vietnamese, you can’t go wrong in this vibrant stretch of city. If shopping is on your list, don’t miss the many delightful boutiques dotting Polk Street between Union and Broadway.
The architectural influences in Russian Hill reach back to classic form – from Spanish Colonial, Mission Revival, Italianate, and Arts and Crafts. Russian Hill remains a very walkable urban landscape despite its hilly tendency. There are possibilities when it comes to housing in Russian Hill: turn-of-the-century backyard cottages, lush million-dollar homes, hilltop townhouses and condos with mind-blowing Bay views – there is something for all sensibilities. The Financial District and Civic Center are easily within reach.