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Which Property Would Be The Best Location

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Which Property Would Be The Best Location

I have now narrowed my search for an apartment down to the following streets:

Filbert & Gough

Kimbal Place & Leavenworth Street

Which area of the 2 would be best to stay in terms of transport, location, etc etc

Many thanks

Karen

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1. Re: Which Property Would Be The Best Location

They are both good neighborhoods so "best" becomes what you are looking for.

Filbert & Gough is a short ways out of the traditional tourist area. You will be more dependent upon public transit to get to the regular tourist attractions. However, there are neighborhood shops and restaurants within walking distance.

The spot on Kimbal Place, as we've mentioned before, is on top of Nob Hill. That can sometimes be an issue but otherwise it is close to Chinatown, Union Square and North Beach. Additionally it is a place where you can use the cable cars very effectively for transit, a bonus for visitors. Overall it is in the "tourist triangle" bordered by the waterfront, Van Ness and Market.

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2. Re: Which Property Would Be The Best Location

From Google Maps, it looks like your second place would be Kimball & Sacramento, Kimball is shown as a block long street that's parallel to Leavenworth just west of it.

I'd go with the Kimbal Place location, which is on Nob Hill. It's closer to central attractions, more transit etc. The Gough St. place would be fine, in the Cow Hollow neighborhood. It's about a mile further out, and thus with somewhat longer transit trips to most attractions.

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Ditto what Sal said____I think I would stick with Nob Hill BUT at Filbert and Gough you are only a block off Union Street and an easy walk to Marina District restaurants etc.

No I'll stick with Nob Hill as my suggestion.

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4. Re: Which Property Would Be The Best Location

Thankyou, Thankyou,

We have booked and paid for Leavenworth Street

Now I have that done and dusted I am sure I will be back asking more questions.

Many thanks

Karen

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