The epicenter of the counterculture movement (home to the Grateful Dead, the Haight Ashbury Free Medical Clinic, and the hippies of the ‘60s), Haight Ashbury still retains a heady whiff of those free-spirited days, grounded by a new civic awareness and neighborhood pride. Tourists come from around the world to check out the action on Haight Street, and they find plenty of it. Browse our selection of Haight Ashbury homes for sale.
Trendy boutiques like Upper Playground, Buffalo Exchange, and American Apparel sell the coolest looks. Independent record store Amoeba Music offers an expansive selection of music, movies, and books and hosts free in-store performances. At the center of Haight Ashbury is one of the most famous intersections in America. When the hubbub of Haight Street proves too much, Golden Gate Park, with the world class de Young Museum and the California Academy of Sciences, offers a calm respite.
Haight Ashbury homes for sale include historic Victorians. Renovation of neighborhood homes continues; converted to apartments in the ‘60s, these homes are being rediscovered by families who take them on as a hobby, pastime, passion, or investment. For families with young kids, the Haight Ashbury Community Nursery School provides an inexpensive alternative to day care.