Overview

Homes for Sale in Forest Hill, San Francisco, CA

The myriad possibilities await you in Forest Hill, San Francisco, as this family-friendly neighborhood blends together the lush greenery and thriving urban living for your overall experience.

Forest Hill is one of San Francisco’s eight master-planned neighborhoods. This ravishing community has an abundance of landscaped gardens, plants, and trees. Forest Hill is your oyster with its many delightful attractions, such as the Golden Gate Park, San Francisco Zoo, and Mount Sutro Open Space Reserve. Outdoor enjoyment is not the only thing this charming community can give you; it’s also close to the de Young Museum, West Portal Branch Library, and California Academy of Sciences to invigorate your mind. In addition to that, Forest Hill is close to many cafes, restaurants, shops, and groceries to minister to your every need. If you also want to experience the fusion of nature and the city, please feel free to get in touch with our team.

MASTER-PLANNED COMMUNITY: This master-planned community, Forest Hill, was intricately constructed to provide you with everything within the vicinity. Forest Hill, San Francisco, is not only a neighborhood where you and your family can live, but it also gives you and your kids access to top-notch schools, provides you business or job opportunities, supplies your essential goods, and let you enjoy your well-deserved R and R. All of these make Forest Hill one of the most desirable places to live as everything is within an arm’s length.

ENCOMPASSING DIVERSITY: Forest Hill is located in one of the most culturally diverse communities. The perks of living in a multicultural society are endless. You’re most likely to meet inspiring and thriving people from all walks of life. You’ll enjoy an array of various cuisines in almost every neighborhood in San Francisco. You can sing and dance to different festivities from different minority groups in Forest Hill and its lovely neighbors. You’ll be exposed to various cultures from different parts of the globe without spending a fortune on air tickets. All of these give you a better chance for self-discovery, and the process is humbling and allows you to be the best version of yourself.

SYSTEMATIC PUBLIC TRANSPORT: Forest Hill has access to San Francisco’s efficient public transportation system. It’s deemed as one of the most outstanding in the country. You may easily navigate the ins and outs of the city with its various modes of available transport options such as the MUNI (San Francisco Municipal Railway), BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit), or SamTrans Buses. Like Uber and Lyft, Ride-Sharing Apps are also available as a handful of private shuttle services and shared vans. You may also hail a cab if you don’t feel like sharing a ride. And if you’re feeling fancy, you may arrange a limousine ride of your life through Transportation and Attraction Boards. The city of Forest Hill also features well-maintained bike lanes if you want to reduce your carbon footprint and use a bike.

Market Overview

San Francisco Real Estate Information

Median Home Price

$1,200,000

Median Price Per Sqft

$1,000

Average Days on Market

61

Median Price of Sold Homes

$1,300,000

Home Ownership Percentage

37.6%

Median Rent

$3,200

Homes in Forest Hill

5 Real Estate Facts About Forest Hill

  • Residences in Forest Hill harmoniously blend the heavily treed landscape and various architectural styles like California Modern, Craftsman, Cotswold Cottage, and Tudor.
  • The family-centric neighborhood of Forest Hill is normally built with 2 to 5 bedrooms and 3 to 6 bathrooms.
  • Considering its prime location and upscale neighborhood, Forest Hill Homes ranges from $2,400,000 to $3,300,000.
  • Floor plans in Forest Hill vary and depend on the property, but typically it is from 2,200sq ft to 4,300sq ft.
  • The lot size of houses in Forest Hill averages from 0.06 acres to 0.13 acres, enough to accommodate small to large families.
Find Your Home

Latest Homes for Sale in Forest Hill, San Francisco, CA

90
Active

$4,990,000

15 Castenada Avenue

San Francisco, CA, 94116
Beds6Baths9SqFt5,705MLS#422664551
74
Pending

$4,200,000

201 Pacheco Street

San Francisco, CA, 94116
Beds3Baths3SqFt3,075MLS#422669810
68
Active

$3,895,000

125 Montalvo Avenue

San Francisco, CA, 94116
Beds5Baths5SqFt4,883MLS#422694331
62
Pending

$2,198,000

52 Sotelo Avenue

San Francisco, CA, 94116
Beds3Baths2SqFt2,410MLS#422675626
61
Pending

$1,795,000

521 Magellan Avenue

San Francisco, CA, 94116
Beds2Baths1MLS#422696494
On the map

Forest Hill Map

Situated on the west of Twin Peaks, Forest Hill is surrounded by the hilly neighborhoods of Golden Gate Heights and West Portal on its west, while Forest Knolls and Midtown Terrace are on its east. Laguna Honda Hospital and Laguna Honda Community are just a few blocks to its right. San Francisco Botanical Gardens, Golden Gate Park, and de Young Museum on the north are just a few minutes away from Forest Hill. To its west, Ocean Beach and San Francisco Zoo are a little over a 10-minute ride. From Forest Hill, it takes approximately half an hour to get to San Francisco’s Downtown or Oakland’s Downtown. Fisherman’s Wharf, which hosts Alcatraz and the Golden Gate, is also only half an hour ride from Forest Hill.

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Meet the locals

San Francisco Market Statistics

Population

884,108

Median Age

38.2

Average Household Income

$160,396

Households

362,354

Average Household Size

2.36

Cost of Living

269.3

Entertainment

Things to do in Forest Hill

JP Murphy Playground

When the city's hustle and bustle stress you out, you may go to this well-kept park right around the corner that features an outdoor basketball court, 3 table courts, clean restrooms, and more.

De Young Museum

De Young museum, previously named M H de Young Memorial Museum, was designed by a famous Swiss Architecture Firm that showcases numerous invaluable collections from the 1600s to the 2000s.

Ocean Beach

This 3.5 mile stretch of pristine white shoreline offers a tranquil beach experience with few tourists and inviting waves from the Pacific Ocean to conquer.

Chou Chou French Bistro

Bring Paris to Forest Hill, San Francisco, as you wine and dine in this sophisticated yet relaxed French Bistro that offers authentic French cuisine with a wide array of wine catalogs.

Education

Schools in Forest Hill

School NameGradesAdmission
West Portal Elementary SchoolK - 5Public
Herbert Hoover Middle School6 - 8Public
Abraham Lincoln High School9 - 12Public
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