San Francisco’s Lakesie neighborhood offers homes for sale with amenities and conveniences for commuters and their families. Its close proximity to the 280 freeway, the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) Balboa Park Station, A Muni rail lines and several bus lines, makes getting just about anywhere around the Bay Area easy and fast. The commercial center of the neighborhood runs along 19th Ave, where locals can find a range of shopping and dining. The nearby Stonestown Shopping Center has dozens of large department and specialty stores, including Apple, Macy’s and Nordstrom. Both the City College of San Francisco Ocean Campus and San Francisco State University are within a short distance. On warm days, residents head for Lake Merced Park where they can fish, rent a small boat or settle into one of the many picnic tables with a barbeque grill. Nearby Balboa Park has a public swimming pool, children's playground, stadium, baseball diamonds and tennis courts. For avid golfers, the private par 72 Lake Merced Golf Club is famous for its steep elevation changes and lush, tree-lined fairways. Available homes for sale in Lakesie are perfect for families. Many have garages, level backyards, gardens, hardwood floors and fireplaces.
Residents of this quiet neighborhood of mid-century homes near Lake Merced enjoy the best of both worlds: the amenities of city living and the tranquility of being surrounded by nature. Hike, bike or jog along one of the numerous trails that wind through pristine open space. If surfing’s your thing, you’ll find plenty of spots to chase that perfect wave at the miles of beaches along the Great Highway.
The Lakeside neighborhood is also a paradise for golfers. You can tee off at some of the area’s finest courses, including San Francisco Golf Club and Harding Park. In addition to offering members a gorgeous golf course, the iconic Olympic Club also caters to swimmers, runners, cyclists and many other types of athletes.
For your shopping, dining and entertainment needs, look no further than Stonestown Galleria. And when you want to get across town or out of the city, the Lakeside area provides easy access to I-280 and a number of public transportation options, including BART and MUNI buses.