Burlingame, California is ranked among one of the best cities to live in San Mateo County, and refers to itself as the City of Trees.
Burlingame, California is ranked among one of the best cities to live in San Mateo County, and refers to itself as the City of Trees due to over 18,000 public trees within the city. Burlingame has over 30,000 residents and a high cost of housing and a tight knit community, with tree-lined streets and gorgeous neighborhoods.
Founded in 1908 Burlingame shares the same zip code with its hilly neighbor, the town of Hillsborough which often complicates home searching by zip code. The town has some of the best elementary schools in the United States and Burlingame High School is a top rated public school.
If you are looking for convenience San Francisco International Airport is minutes away. One of Burlingame’s signature buildings is the historical Caltrain station with easy access to San Francisco and San Jose.
Due to its location many businesses supporting the airline industry have grown up, including LSG/Sky Chefs, China Airlines and the hospitality industry is big in Burlingame, hotel chains include Hyatt Regency, Hilton San Francisco Airport Bayshore, Embassy Suites, DoubleTree, Marriott and many others. There is a large Tesla showroom, and other businesses involved with Professional, Scientific, Technical Services, Health Care, and Educational Services, Finance and Insurance. Burlingame is also home to It’s-It ice cream factory and Guittard Chocolate.
Burlingame is packed with things to do. Museums, parks, good food and shopping. Burlingame is known for its numerous eucalyptus troves, high quality of life, with a bustling downtown called Burlingame Avenue offering many restaurants with outside dining you can dine while admiring all the dogs that parade with their owners on a regular basis.
The many tree-lined neighborhoods contribute to the quality of life and desirability which makes it and the high cost of living.We know Burlingame and look forward to taking you on a tour of this lovely city so you can decide which area suits you best. Make an appointment with Mary or Robert.