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Financial District

California - San Francisco


Financial District - San Francisco

Known as the "Wall Street of the West Coast", the wealthy Financial District of San Francisco is the city's business center and a major economic place in the world. Firstly settled by those searching for gold in the Sierras during the Gold Rush era, the Financial District is still characterized by a well-off population. This posh strip is home to high-rises and office buildings which dominate the Downtown skyline. The neighbourhood has a lot to offer to tourists and natives alike, from iconic landmarks to fantastic entertainment, there is always something incredible to discover. The Financial District hosts also the shopping mecca as this is the heart of all things retail. This trendy place is characterized by one of the largest concentrations of renowned art galleries, major theater venues, high-end salons and upscale boutiques in the country.

Market overview

San Francisco has always been considered as one of the luxury real estate leaders thanks to its dynamism and its attractiveness. Therefore, this is one of the favourite destinations of American billionaires.The luxury real estate market in San Francisco is buyer's market and this upmarket represents 20% of the real estate transactions held in San Francisco. The market is particularly influenced by seasons as the wealthy population does not hesitate in taking summer or winter holidays. Besides, more and more high-end constructions are being built, which enlarge buyer's range of choices. This is a good period for buyers, who can enjoy a little decrease in prices.

Buying basics

Before any investment, the potential buyer will have to contact a professional of the real estate sector. The latter will need his client's passport and other administrative and bank documents to testify his identity and his solvency. The buying process is really fast (around one month). You do not need to have the American citizenship nor the famous Green card but you are required to provide a social security number (SSN), which is obligatory to fill in the tax return (that is only $100 for a property).

Besides, it is highly recommended to purchase an insurance regarding the ownership title in order to be secured in case of potential recording error.


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Situated in the State of California, between the San Francisco Bay and the Pacific Ocean, San Francisco is an iconic city which spreads over 600 square kilometers and hosts over 800,000 inhabitants. The city was created in 1776 and is now the fourth largest city in the United States and the third most visited place of North America. Tourism represents a major economic activity. Indeed, San Francisco hosts some of the most iconic landmarks of the USA, such as the Golden Gate Bridge, the Alcatraz Island, the Fisherman's Wharf, the Chinatown district or even the Painted Ladies. Visitors come to San Francisco to discover its famous cable cars and the legendary ascending streets. It is highly recommended to visit ...

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