Almaden Valley Real Estate & Homes for Sale in California
Located in the rolling foothills in the southernmost valley of the San Jose metro area, Almaden Valley is an upscale, executive community featuring numerous parks, open space and a rural atmosphere. It is a family-oriented community with excellent schools, plenty of recreational opportunities and magnificent views. The Almaden Valley community is located southwest of Blossom Valley, separated by the Los Capitancillos Ridge.
Running along the Los Capitancillos Ridge is Almaden Quicksilver County Park, one of the jewels of the Santa Clara County Park system. In terms of size, historical significance, and natural beauty, it rivals any state park. At the base of the ridge is Almaden Lake Park, San Jose's only park featuring a sand beach and swim area for fishing, boating, hiking, wind surfing, picnicking and playing volleyball or horseshoes. The park is also the site of the annual San Jose International Triathlon.
Connected to the Almaden Quicksilver County Park is the Los Alamitos Creek Trail, a 3.9-mile trail featuring a fitness course. To the southeast is the historic mining town of New Almaden. To the southwest is the soaring forested wall of the Sierra Azuls, topped by Mt. Umunhum. The upscale Almaden Valley community of some 40,000 residents is also home to Almaden Country Club, a private golf club that has hosted numerous tournaments. The Almaden Valley real estate market features a mix of contemporary homes and executive properties.
Price Range of Almaden Valley Real Estate Listings
The real estate market of Almaden Valley is diverse offering a variety of housing styles. Almaden Valley currently has a limited selection of townhomes and condos with prices starting from less than $700,000. Almaden Valley homes for sale start at $550,000 and range up to $4 million for large estate properties. The upper end of the Almaden Valley real estate market features horse properties and magnificent hilltop estates with spectacular city light and mountain views. Land in Almaden Valley and lots are available for custom construction.
Almaden Valley, California Average Home Sizes and Asking Prices
Annie Baker of The Baker Group is proud to serve the real estate needs of buyers and sellers throughout the San Jose area, whether they are interested in purchasing their first home, selling their current property for top dollar, or are curious about the many neighborhoods and communities within the area.
Bringing over 13 years of real estate experience, including expertise in working with investment properties, first-time buyers, buyers with specific school district requirements, and helping sellers sell for top dollar, Annie, with her team of three additional Realtors, all share the common goal to exceed your expectations.
Our vision is to provide the utmost in client services and ensure every transaction is managed by a team of professionals to minimize problems. Buying and selling are extremely emotional events and we believe our job it to take as much stress off our clients as possible. Further, as longtime residents of Santa Clara County, our local market knowledge is unmatched!
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Almaden Valley Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of November 23rd, 2015: homes priced around $1,656,978 compared to $1,656,978 the previous week, to remain steady with no change in listing price. For Wednesday, November 25th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.93%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 2.99%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.26%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.97%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Almaden Valley CA. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Almaden Valley to help you find the best home!