Welcome to the Bayview Merchants’ Association!

The Bayview is an ethnically diverse neighborhood in the southeast sector of beautiful San Francisco, home to a variety of shops, restaurants, historic landmarks and public spaces.

Bayview Hunters Point Map

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Just a short train ride from downtown (T line), the Bayview is also easily accessible by bus: 19-Polk, 24-Divisadero, 23-Monterey, 44-O’Shaughnessy, 54-Felton, car (Interstate 101 and 280), bicycle or foot.

Stroll down the Third Street commercial corridor and encounter family-owned coffee shops, swinging jazz and blues clubs, beautiful murals painted by local artists, decorative gardens tended by community residents, and delicious dining options – all while basking in the warmest and sunniest weather in the city. The Bayview is rapidly catching on as the hidden gem of San Francisco.

Stop by and experience the renaissance!

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  SFPD Sgt. Howard Weathersby speaks to merchants about safety at monthly meeting

Founded in 1925, the Bayview Merchants Association (BMA) has been the voice of the Bayview-Hunters Point business community for almost 85 years.

As the only local merchants’ association in the Bayview-Hunters Point area and a member of the San Francisco Council of District Merchants’ Associations (SFCDMA), the BMA is committed to making the voice of the Bayview-Hunters Point business community heard.

Our Association’s members embody the goodwill and determination of the people of Bayview-Hunters Point, bonded by a common purpose of providing the vital jobs and necessary improvements to lift up our community.


If you are a Bayview-Hunters Point merchant looking to get involved in the BMA, there are a couple ways to do so:

Come and join us at our upcoming meeting! The BMA meets at 6:00pm on the 4th Tuesday of every month at alternating locations around the neighborhood.  Please check the BMA calendar for this month’s meeting location.

Apply for membership!  Please read about our member benefits package on the Member Benefits page of this site.  If you are interested in applying for a membership, you can do so by clicking on the Join Us tab and filling out the online application.

Thank you so much for your interest in the Bayview Merchants’ Association. Please visit us again soon!

 View of Third Street businesses from Quesada Avenue