It Takes A Village

“A growing number of buyers shopping for homes during the pandemic are taking neighborhoods into consideration” writes the Wall Street Journal in this article featuring Masood Qazi and Anicham Kumarasamy discussing why they chose to buy here. “Over the summer, the couple started looking at Bernal Heights, a neighborhood in San Francisco they’d read had a tight community where people held socially distanced street parties and started a sidewalk food bank. They started hanging out there for a few hours every weekend, taking their dog for walks and going to the parks. Mr. Qazi noticed people would say hello and strike up conversations… Covid switched our emphasis from the house to the neighborhood, he says.”