The median home value in Palo Alto, CA is $3,199,000.
the county median home value of $1,312,000.
The national median home value is $308,980.
The average price of homes sold in Palo Alto, CA is $3,199,000.
Approximately 53% of Palo Alto homes are owned,
compared to 41% rented, while
6% are vacant.
Palo Alto real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale.
Commercial properties are also available.
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Highly sought after downtown PA living built by Summerhill Homes completed in 2004. Just blocks to University Avenue and adjacent to Heritage Park. Spacious living room with fireplace, built in cabinetry and plantation shutters. Eat-in chef's kitchen features Wolf appliances, island with prep sink, lots of natural light and opens onto generous, heated back patio perfect for outdoor dining and entertaining. Two bedrooms reside upstairs and are serviced by elevator, including the primary suite with a spacious spa-like bathroom. The 3rd bedroom is a separate, detached studio perfect for guests or extended family. High-end details include newly refinished walnut hardwood floors, crown molding, and plantation shutters. Elevator, separate laundry room, two-car garage. Sought-after Palo Alto schools, Addison Elementary, Greene Middle, and Palo Alto High (buyer to verify eligibility).
Situated on an expansive 12,233 sq. ft. flat lot, this mid-century home is on the market for the first time. You can sense the quality & style with which it was designed & built. The LR features a fireplace, new oak flooring & is filled with an abundance of natural light. The old-growth fir cabinets in the kitchen provide beauty & ample storage space. A separate FR is an ideal spot for gatherings & cozy nights by the fire. Flowing smoothly between the living areas & 3 large bedrooms, the floor plan is well-configured. The backyard invites you into a peaceful retreat of camellias, multiple fruit-bearing trees, a greenhouse, and a full-sized pool. From apples and avocados to pears, persimmons, citrus & stone fruit, you'll be eating from your own garden with plenty to share. An oversized two-car garage includes a large work bench plus 3 attached rooms for a back office including 2 half baths. You can update this beautiful property or expand it to suit your needs and tastes.
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Open Sat May 27 and Sun May 28 from 1:30 to 4:00 pm. This four bedroom, two bathroom home includes a large family room and is located on a large lot in quiet, neighbor-friendly Midtown Palo Alto. The home includes living space of 2221 ft.? (buyer to verify). Walls of windows look out to the backyard and bring the "outside" "in". The large backyard is great for enjoying the outdoors and entertaining. A spacious open floor plan, with open beam ceilings and an abundance of natural light. A unique "tea tree" greets you at the entry. This home allows you an opportunity to add your own personal touches. Close to parks, YMCA, schools, Community center, tech companies. Top rated Palo alto schools.
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Stunning New Construction, Never Occupied**Bright French style masterpiece nestled on a tree-lined street in one of Palo Altos most prestigious & elite neighborhoods Old Palo Alto**This home boasts a chic open-concept floorplan that pairs seamlessly w/designer details & the latest home technology, ensuring maximum lifestyle sophistication both indoors & out. With this exquisite property, youll enjoy 6 bedrooms+ office, 6 full baths + 2 half baths; high-ceilinged foyer, living room w/large rounded window, family room w/modern fireplace & wide bi-folding doors opening to covered patio**Sub-Zero refrigerator, Wolf gas range w/8-burner & griddle, Wolf double ovens, coffee maker, large center island**Home theater w/120 screen & projector, large recreation room, game room, second family room, wet bar & wine cellar**Within walking distance of top-rated Walter Hays Elem, Greene Middle, & Palo Alto High schools. Main house 5,006 sq.ft +ADU 120 sf +Garage 222 sf +over 800 sf cover patio/porch.
Top-floor, single-level condo in the peaceful Barron Square complex. Dramatic cathedral ceilings, abundant natural light, high-quality laminate floors, and fresh paint create a welcoming ambiance. Large living/dining room with fireplace and access to balcony with views of the community pool. Kitchen features granite counters and cherry cabinetry as well as stainless-steel appliances. Spacious family room with ceiling fan. Two bedrooms, including the primary suite, open to an outdoor balcony. Laundry room with storage space. 1-car detached garage plus 1 outdoor parking space. Community pool, tennis court, sauna, and clubhouse. Outstanding location within walking distance of Briones Park, Bol Park, and top schools Briones Elementary, Fletcher Middle, and Gunn High (buyer to verify eligibility). ~5 minutes to The Village at San Antonio Center, short drive to US-101, Interstate 280, and Caltrain.
Move-in ready super charmer in one of the most prestigious neighborhoods awaits your visit! Tastefully remodeled & stylish kitchen and bathroom, central heating & cooling, abundant natural light, 2-car garage, new windows, new floor, new driveway, new landscaping, fresh paint inside and out, the list just goes on... Designer's touches is obvious everywhere in this darling house. Don't forget to enjoy the beautiful garden and courtyard. Should we mention the short distance to Stanford University, vibrant Downtown Palo Alto, Caltrain, SFO + SJC Airport, top Palo Alto schools, high tech companies such as Google, Apple, Facebook, Tesla, SAP, VMware, and many more? What about the potential of an ADU? One can also use all his/her imagination... Wanna kick off your dream of Palo Alto living? This house is worth a look! Buyer to verify any and all information.
Update this highly coveted Mid-Century Modern Eichler with your own personal design touches. Enjoy large windows and skylights with views of the private courtyard, a large side yard, a backyard with many flowers, fruit trees and a separate covered BBQ area. Lots of kitchen cabinets, long counter spaces, new dishwasher, new water heater and newer stove. Radiant heating system has been recently renovated. One bedroom was enlarged and a new bathroom with dual sinks, a shower stall and even an additional double closet. One bedroom could be used as an office with a wall of bookshelves and a desk with file cabinets, or a guestroom or bedroom. The large garage also has lots of shelving and added storage spaces -- a handyman's dream. Lock box is on garage handle. OPEN 5/27 and 5/28 1:00 to 4:00
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Affordable Unit Making Your Living In Palo Alto Dream Come True! Delightful 2 Bedroom Townhouse, walk to California Ave. shops. This beautiful and delightful townhouse (no units above nor below) is in a superb location. A short walk will get you to the California Ave shops and Caltrain. Located near the back of a small (6 unit) complex, it is sheltered from traffic. Its large private deck provides enjoyable outdoor living space complete with a hot tub. Shaded planting areas give you the opportunity to create your own garden. Inside, the living room and dining room look out to the rear deck and create a tranquil elegant living space. The bright, beautiful, modern kitchen features stainless steel appliances, polished black stone counter tops, grey subway tile backsplash, and a Brazilian Cherry hardwood floor.
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Charming Spanish-style bungalow in desirable Downtown North Palo Alto! Situated on a large corner lot, the home meshes period details with contemporary touches for today's modern lifestyle. The expansive living room takes your breath away when you enter, with fireplace, beautiful hardwood floors, and abundant natural light. The open flow of the floorplan connects all the spaces effortlessly and creates a lovely environment for family living. Picturesque landscaping and a backyard garden terrace are ideal for entertaining. The detached garage has been converted into a ~675 Sq Ft ADU, with modern kitchen and full bath, allowing for extra living space or residual rental income. A private front patio with Spanish tiles overlooks the garden and quiet street. Quiet, friendly neighborhood within blocks from Downtown Palo Alto, local restaurants, transportation, Stanford Shopping Center, and Stanford University. Highly acclaimed Palo Alto Schools. Welcome home!
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Presenting a stunning home on a large 10,000 sq. lot in sought-after Old Palo Alto. This remarkable residence with a desirable floor plan, soaring ceilings, and updated interiors exudes sophistication. Revel in the grand entry, flowing into the formal rooms and leading into the gourmet kitchen with adjacent family room and library that open to the backyard. The primary bedroom offers a fireplace, French doors to a large balcony, and a light-filled bath. Enjoy the lower level with media room, ensuite bedroom, office, and spacious workout room. Additional highlights include a wine room, laundry room, zoned heating/cooling, and a 2-car garage. The resort-style grounds ensure complete privacy, featuring a pool, spa, and half bath. The covered patio with outdoor kitchen features a fireplace, pizza oven and built-in seating around the fire pit overlooking the inviting pool, spa and grounds. Close proximity to top-rated schools, parks, Stanford University, Cal. Ave, and Town & Country Village
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Quiet, tree-lined cul-de-sac location in North Palo Alto. House has 3 beds/2 baths, PLUS a large ADU (pending permit and will be 4th bedroom). Convenient to schools, shopping, and commute routes. Large yard with mature fruit trees. Oversized brick patio for relaxing and entertaining. Walk to Midtown shops and restaurants, or Palo Alto Community Center. Easy access to Stanford, 101, and leading tech campuses. Award-winning Palo Alto schools. Not in FEMA flood zone. Freshly painted and ready to move in!
Rare and special opportunity to build your dream home in prestigious Old Palo Alto! This is a unique chance to purchase a 7,500 square lot in one of the most desirable locations in Palo Alto. Close in to all of the desirable benefits that Palo Alto has to offer including close access to Stanford University, Town and Country Shopping Center, downtown Palo Alto and excellent local schools.
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Spacious Barrett and Hilp designed home in beautiful Green Gables neighborhood. Recent updates include new high end appliances, breakfast bar and lovely dining room/living room combo with fireplace and tons of natural light cascading through newly installed windows and doors. Expanded family room with direct access to backyard patio with mature fruit trees that's perfect for entertaining. Four bedrooms with the primary/en suite contains heated floors. Newly installed lighting and beautiful hardwood floors. Newer Heat/AC/Water heater. Separate 2 car garage. New landscape/irrigation on a lovely treelined street, a short distance to Stanford, award winning Duveneck Elementary, Greene Middle, Palo Alto High Schools, as well as Main Library, Palo Alto Art Center, parks and shopping.
This elegant home offers a modern and sophisticated design, with high-end finishes and top-of-the-line amenities throughout. As you enter, you'll be greeted by an open and airy floor plan, with an abundance of natural light. The spacious living room features a gas fireplace and a large private patio. The dining area flows seamlessly into the gourmet kitchen that has been beautifully upgraded. The primary suite is a true oasis, with a large walk-in closet and a spa-like bathroom featuring a dual-sink vanity, a soaking tub, and a separate shower. The second bedroom is equally impressive, with a large closet and easy access to the second full bathroom. Located just steps away from the best shops, restaurants, and entertainment in Palo Alto, this home offers the ultimate in convenience and luxury. Don't miss this rare opportunity to own a piece of downtown Palo Alto living at its finest!
Light, bright, family home, in excellent condition, on cul-ce-sac. Large lot with seasonal Adobe Creek on three sides. Extensive Organic raised bed gardens, with drip irrigation system. Almost new composition roof and owned Solar System. Electronic door locks, front and back. R30 insulated attic with additional floored storage. Insulated Garage with sheetrocked walls. Doubled pane windows. Two Car garage with three additional paved parking spaces in front. Multiple patios on different levels. Excellent Palo Alto Schools. .6 miles to Gunn HS. Close convenient access to Stanford Industrial Park, VA, Stanford University, Hwy 280 and Tech centers. Seller open to installment sale. House is NOT in Flood Zone. Flood Insurance for lenders is NOT required. See JCP attachments.
303 Sheridan Avenue is an attractive 7-unit apartment building located in the desirable Evergreen Park submarket of Palo Alto. The property boasts an incredible unit mix of (2) 2+2; (1) 2+1.5TH and (4) 2+1. The oversized units range from 850 sq. ft. to 1,005 sq. ft. and benefit from either a private patio or balcony, updates to kitchens and baths (select units) including dishwashers (6 units) and disposals, forced air heat, individual water heaters, carport parking, and coin-op laundry facility (leased). The property is located moments to quaint retail and restaurants of California Avenue, Stanford University and Shopping Center, Mayfield Playing Fields and Bowden Park, and is transit-oriented being a short walk to the California Avenue Caltrain station. 303 Sheridan feeds to the top public school district in California, specifically Escondido Elementary School, Greene Middle School, and Palo Alto High School. The property's financial performance could be improved through a combination of embedded rent increases and continued unit renovation program.
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Least expensive, move in ready house in Palo Alto and zoned R2. Modernization includes: copper repipe, electrical upgrade, gas line at fireplace, kitchen and baths tastefully remodeled by prior owner. Dramatic architectural, open beam ceilings captivate as you enter the large living room with elegant fireplace. Stainless appliances, stone counters, gas range with vent hood, wine fridge, 2 sinks and center island for fun meal prep experiences. Remodeled bath has stone topped vanity and tile. Dual pane windows and hardwood floors. Sunlit bedrooms have deep closets and ceiling fans. Fresh paint inside and out done in 2021. Private back yard offers potential space for an ADU (buyer to verify) or gardeners fun. Finished freshly painted, detached garage can be flex space: gym or yoga room, kids play area, art studio or office space. Walk in basement. Fantastic Palo Alto schools: Walter Hays Elem, Frank S Green Middle, Palo Alto High. Close to Stanford and Cal Train station. Live in Palo Alto
Presenting an unprecedented opportunity to own a truly iconic Palo Alto home, this spectacular six-bedroom residence, attributed to renowned architect Charles Sumner, rests on exquisite grounds comprising just over half an acre with one of Palo Altos few private tennis courts. Masterfully remodeled with refined detailing, the home blends period charm with sophisticated modern design. Just off the magnificent foyer lie a formal living and dining room, each with its own attached sunroom. For informal living, a spacious open-concept great room boasts a sensational kitchen with carefully curated appliances. The primary suite is a serene retreat, and includes a separate sitting area, walk-in closet, and luxurious bathroom. Occupying the third floor is a large media room with dramatic cathedral ceiling. A two-car garage also hosts a cabana which opens to a brick terrace with a pool and spa, while a second terrace features a fireplace and built-in grill perfect for al fresco entertaining.
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Move-in ready ranch with a resort-like backyard in the desirable Duveneck neighborhood. This beautiful home welcomes you with an inviting front porch. Open floor plan with a light-filled living room, dining area and a functional kitchen. The primary suite features a corner window and has direct backyard access. Recently updated primary bathroom with high-end Porcelanosa tiles. Hardwood floor throughout. A large and private yard features a pool, childrens playground, a bocce ball court and matured landscaping. Over-sized 2-car garage. Close to top-rated Palo Alto schools, Eleanor Pardee Park, and Edgewood Plaza Shopping Center.
Don't miss this spectacular 3-building compound in a convenient location in sought-after Old Palo Alto! Get 3 for the price of 1. 10,000 SqFt lot with main building, cottage, studio and garages. Unique Tahoe Lodge design blending with Prairie style architecture. Quality custom built completed in 2001. Natural light floods the spaces, with an abundance of balconies, extensive use of wood and glass, airy vaulted ceilings, and playful lofts. Spacious primary retreat and guest bedrooms in the main house. Multiple kitchens, laundry areas and fireplaces. Delightful sun room. Independent outside access to full basement and detached home office. Separate 2-bedroom cottage. Low-maintenance grounds. Easy access to Stanford, 101, Caltrain, and leading tech campuses. Ready to move in. This property is a must-see!
2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms in approx. 1163 s.f. Located in a secure building just two blocks from vibrant downtown Palo Alto. Great schools. Tastefully updated with tile and wood flooring throughout. A large private enclosed patio with a wall of windows. The kitchen has granite counter top, new appliances and opens to a large living room with dining area. The second bedroom has sliding doors opening to the living area, could be a great office or den. The building and interior decor hints of San Francisco. There is one assigned parking spot in the underground gated garage. A large private storage closet. The laundry room is shared with some of the owners. All water; hot & cold included in the HOA dues. Only 10 units, so very quiet.
Featured in Interior Design Magazine, this one-of-a-kind modern masterpiece impresses with its towering ceilings, inspiring blend of interior and exterior living spaces, and open sun-drenched floor plan. There has been no compromise in the quality of its build and design that creatively utilize natural materials including sandstone, steel, copper and stunning use of glass. The spacious and meticulously designed arrangement includes a stunning living room, fabulous great room and Chefs kitchen, lovely formal dining room, bedrooms all with en suite bathrooms, incredible primary suite with fireplace terrace, and an awesome office. Nestled in the heart of highly sought-after Crescent Park in close proximity to all the magic Palo Alto has to offer including top-rated neighborhood schools (Duveneck Elementary, Greene Middle, Palo Alto High).
This spacious single-level condo boasts a walk score of 95, with close proximity to the bounty of California Avenue restaurants, shops, Farmer's Market, parks, train station, and Stanford University. Turn-key condition with fresh interior paint, new carpet, and beautiful wood floors. Large primary en suite with ample walk-in closet and private, connecting balcony to living/dining area. Beautifully landscaped community pool with BBQ area; assigned parking in covered garage; locked bike storage area; and building elevator.
OVERVIEW: Excellent home site in premier location ready for your beautiful home CHARACTERISTICS: 15,500 sf lot; Stately 100 ft frontage // No flood zone [basement allowed] // No historic structures // Majestic trees // No protected trees in house buildable area // 1920s vintage home has extensive fire damage and demolition permit application underway // Cottage [no fire damage] MICRO LOCATION: Private cul-de-sac // prestige homes in neighborhood MACRO LOCATION: Proximate to Downtown Palo Alto [Whole Foods, Caltrain, restaurants, and more], Addison School, and US 101// Closing: Flexible close, Sellers to do 1031 exchange
Stunning Contemporary Custom New Construction with the Highest Level of Craftsmanship Built by Exact Builders and Designed by SHIFT Architecture and Development. Formal Entry. Chef's Eat-in Kitchen with Thermador Appliances, Neolith Countertops, Porcelanosa Tile, and Custom Cabinetry Opens to Spacious Family Room with Fireplace and Dining Area. Primary Suite Retreat Includes Heated Floors, Walk-in Closet, Double Sinks, Oversized Tub, and Standalone Shower. 6 Bedrooms. 5.5 Bathrooms with Floating Vanities. Interior Features Include Laundry Room, Heated Floors in all Bathrooms, Elevator, Built-in Speakers, Wide Plank White Oak Floors, and Custom Finishes Throughout. Lower Level Includes Bedroom, 2 Bathrooms, Kitchen, Living Room, and Gym Area. 200+/- sq ft ADU with Bathroom . Lovely Landscaped 10,565+/- Lot. Award Winning Palo Alto Schools