San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, CA




The San Francisco metro is a great place to consider investing if you enjoy Fisherman's Wharf, Union Square, and shopping.




Polls, Rankings and Lists
#3 Top 10 Cities in the United States - Conde Nast Reader's Choice - October 2013
#1 America's 50 Best Cities - Bloomberg - September 2012
#9 America's Best Cities for Singles - Travel + Leisure - July 2012
#17 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - August 2014
#90 Top 100 Best Places to Live - Livability - October 2013
#6 The Best Lobster Rolls In the US - The Points Guy - September 2014
#1 The 10 Best Cities for Cyclists - Physician's Money Digest - November 2014
#2 Best Airports for Food and Drink - Thrillist - November 2014
#2 NAHB / Wells Fargo Least Affordable Housing - November 2014
#4 The Ten Best Cities for Coffee Snobs - Redfin - September 2014
#17 Best Large Cities for Successful Aging - Milken Institute - November 2014
#6 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - May 2016
#4 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - February 2016
#11 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - November 2015
#10 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - August 2015
#15 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - August 2015
#10 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - May 2015
#11 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - February 2015

Local Links
San Francisco International Airport

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About the state of California
California is a blue state, going for Kerry, Obama, and Obama in the last three presidential elections. California is not a right to work state. The current governor of California is a Democrat. Compared to other states, California has high income taxes, high sales taxes, and low property taxes.