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Overview of San Francisco

Two bedroom apartments in San Francisco, California, are a hot commodity as the city draws people from around the world to experience its unique atmosphere. Many people come to try a sourdough bread bowl at Fisherman's Wharf or take a guided tour of Alcatraz after taking a ferry to the island where the prison is situated. Both tourists and locals often enjoy using the cable cars for public transportation while touring the city or seeing a ballgame at AT&T Park in the summer. The "Painted Ladies" area is another popular site near Alamo Square, featuring Victorian and Edwardian houses with distinct and well-preserved architecture.

The various neighborhoods in the city offer a wide selection of two bedroom apartments with different vibes that are available. Rent.com can help simplify your search and find the perfect apartment to call home.

Searching for Your San Francisco Apartment

Whether you're looking to rent an apartment with your spouse or have an expanding family, there is a wide selection of two bedroom apartments to choose from in San Francisco.

San Francisco has a variety of neighborhoods, so research the area around an apartment to ensure it's a setting you'd be content to live in. The Sunset District is ideal if you want to live in an urban setting that is close to boutiques and restaurants that line the streets. Mission Bay and South Beach are great neighborhoods if you want panoramic views of the water while being in a hip area that features a busy nightlife scene throughout the week.

Renters who want family-friendly two bedroom apartments often live in the suburbs in Westlake for a cozy and quiet location.

The price range of average two bedroom apartments in the city is $4,000-$6,000 per month.

To get a full list of what to expect while looking for a new rental in the city, there is a helpful blog post at Rent.com about what you should look for when renting apartments.

Typical Layout for a Two Bedroom Apartment in San Francisco

Typical layouts for two bedroom apartments include open floor plans with the kitchen connected to the living room. The master bedroom is often next to the living room with the second room down the hall. Most two bedroom apartments in San Francisco also feature a patio or balcony that is connected to the living room or master bedroom.

The square footage of two bedroom apartments varies but is often from 1000-1300 square feet.