Los Altos Real Estate listings in Santa Clara County: is nestled between but secluded from Highways 101 and 280, the major arteries joining San Francisco 37 miles north to San Jose 12 miles south. This convenient access plus wonderful weather, fine shopping and dining, delightful parks and recreational facilities make Los Altos residents feel at home. (more)
Los Altos features award-winning schools, beautiful homes on lovely tree-lined streets, a quaint downtown area, and seven neighborhood shopping districts?truly a great place to raise a family. Real estate options consist of single-family detached homes, estates with spectacular views, condominiums, townhouses and land lots for custom building.
Many CEOs of the Silicon Valley, high-tech leaders and sports personalities enjoy the secluded atmosphere that the western edge of Los Altos provides. To the north is the City of Palo Alto with the campus of Stanford University. On the southern and eastern perimeters are the suburban high-technology bastions of Cupertino, Sunnyvale and Mountain View.
Price Range of Los Altos Real Estate and Homes for Sale in Santa Clara, California
Due to its excellent location, Los Altos' real estate listings have increased over the past several years. A few newer houses in Los Altos are occasionally priced on the real estate market at less than $1 million, and can run up to $5 million for high-end homes. High end estate homes that feature spectacular million dollar views and numerous luxury amenities run on the higher end of this price range. Select Los Altos condominiums and townhouses start in the $815,000 range.
Los Altos Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of April 19th, 2020: homes priced around $3,536,500 compared to $3,191,847 the previous week, showing a increase of more than +10%. For Sunday, April 19th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.51%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.90%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.41%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.12%.