Bright, Airy Bernal Heights Folsom Street Home – $4600

Folsom St front

Well-kept home on the south slope of Bernal Heights, within 2 blocks of Cortland. Roughly 1000 square feet of living space plus one-car garage. Four skylights plus rear French doors and plenty of windows provide lots of natural light, even on foggy days. Wonderful, family-friendly neighborhood that also has easy access to Mission entertainment, 280/101/80, and Muni/BART.


  • 2 Bedrooms with cordless top-down/bottom-up shades
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Loft area – can be used as bedroom, office, art/exercise room.
  • Kitchen with 5-burner DCS gas range, high-quality stainless steel refrigerator and dishwasher, recycled glass countertops.
  • Dining/living room with breakfast bar and cordless top-down/bottom-up shades.
  • Generous bathroom with shower over tub and Toto toilet.
  • Birch floors in living areas, tile in kitchen and bath.
  • Generous, clean, well-lit one-car garage with remote door opener, two work benches and shop space/storage room.
  • Newer washer/dryer with laundry sink in garage.
  • Professionally landscaped backyard with palm trees, trumpet vine on trellis, hydrangea, fig, Meyer lemon, rosemary, clivia, ficus and laurel.
  • Landscaping service included.
  • Additional storage area below the kitchen/bath.
  • Forced-air heating, modernized plumbing and electricity.

Local Amenities:

  • ~2 min. walk to catch the 67 (to the 24th & Mission BART station) or 24 buses on Cortland.
  • ~5 min. drive down the hill to 101 and 280 for easy access to the Peninsula and East Bay.
  • ~2-10 min. walk to Cortland coffee/food/shopping such as Little Nepal, Red Hill Station, Little Bee Baking, Bernal Heights Branch Library/Playground, Chloe’s Closet and Wild Side West.
  • A steep ~8 min. walk to Bernal Heights Park, great for your morning run!
  • ~10 min. walk to the Alemany Farmer’s & Flea Markets.

View from kitchen/breakfast bar to dining/living room:
Folsom St dining living area

View from living area into dining area, breakfast bar and kitchen:
Folsom St dining area


Kitchen showing French doors to deck and garden:

Kitchen counter made of recycled glass:
Folsom St kitchen counter

Folsom St bathroom

Folsom St loft

Front bedroom:
Folsom St front bedroom

Rear bedroom:

Rear deck (accessed from kitchen):
Folsom St deck

Landscaped garden:
Folsom St yard 1

Folsom St garage


  • Monthly rent: $4600
  • Security deposit: $6900
  • Minimum duration: 12 Months
  • Available: April 1, 2016
  • Renter’s insurance required.
  • No pets, smoking, or drugs, please.


Chris Keen



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