Chinatown's January First-Time Homebuyer Report

Chinatown is an average-sized neighborhood in San Francisco with a population of 3,397 residents. Also, it has a much higher than average density with 72,703.5 people per square mile. Homes in Chinatown are older than most with a median age of 73 years. The best school in the neighborhood is Gordon J. Lau Elementary School.

Price Range

The housing prices of Chinatown are close to the city average with a median home value of $850,537 and a current average list price of $1,508,359. Over the last 30 days, the Chinatown market looked solid with one home sold, topping the average sales volume for the prior 12 months.

Typical Dwelling

A two-bedroom condo valued around $1,554,667 is considered a typical dwelling in Chinatown. If a buyer was looking for a similar home, they would need good credit and a $310,933 cash down payment to get a mortgage with a 3.95% interest rate. The monthly payments would be $1,585 and the property tax rate is $5.04 per $1,000 of taxable assessed value.

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Data reported through 1/12/2017


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