A guide to buy in the Bay Area, where $1M is not chump change

When $1.35M is the median home price, there's bound to be some affordable gems
  • The median home price in SF is $1,350,000 for the first half of 2016.
  • A majority of the "affordable" homes and condos are in the south and southwest parts of San Francisco.
  • Visitacion Valley and Silver Terrace had the lowest median home price of $752,000 for two-bedrooms, one-bathroom and available parking.

Hey, San Francisco, we get it: You’re more expensive than most of the country. Your median home price so far in 2016 is $1.35 million, according to a new report, so it would help out if you cooled off just a little bit for the sake of our wallets.