San Francisco's "Painted Ladies" Victorian homes. Median home prices in San Francisco rose from slightly over $400,000 in the early 2000s compared to $757,000 by 2013.
San Francisco's "Painted Ladies" Victorian homes. Median home prices in San Francisco rose from slightly over $400,000 in the early 2000s compared to $757,000 by 2013. Marcio Jose Sanchez AP Photo
San Francisco's "Painted Ladies" Victorian homes. Median home prices in San Francisco rose from slightly over $400,000 in the early 2000s compared to $757,000 by 2013. Marcio Jose Sanchez AP Photo

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