The median home value in Palo Alto, CA is $2,878,000.
the county median home value of $1,135,000.
The national median home value is $277,796.
The average price of homes sold in Palo Alto, CA is $2,878,000.
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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Luxurious estate property with open-concept floor plan, full remodeled in 2022. Light-filled contemporary design, completed with extra meticulous quality. Fantastic single level layout including three bedrooms, three full bathrooms and one office. Incredible landscaping with new irrigation system and mature fruit trees. The impeccably kitchen features solid quartz slab counters, custom cabinetry, 48" Wolf range & SubZero refrigerator, pot filler and waterfall island with wine cooler. Distinctive features include engineering hardwood floor, level-5 walls, Central HVAC, 200 Amp electrical panel with whole house rewired, tankless water heater, Porcelanosa tiles, Hansgrohe fixtures, copper piping, double pane windows/doors, EV charger ready and much more. Spacious finished detached two car garage can be easily covered to extra living space or ADU. Most desirable neighborhood in the Silicon Valley, minutes away from high tech companies, easy access to Freeways. Top rated Palo Alto schools!
A spacious lot of over 8,000 square feet plays host to this delightful Eichler gem offering 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and 1,765 square feet of living space on a peaceful, tree-lined street. Light-filled interiors enjoy walls of windows that embrace the Eichler concept of bringing the outside in, with highlights including the living room with a centerpiece fireplace, the dining room that opens outside for al fresco entertaining, and the kitchen with appliances from brands including Bosch and Viking. The expansive backyard provides an outstanding venue for outdoor enjoyment, and this home also includes an attached 2-car garage. Less than a mile from the shops, restaurants, and movie theater in The Village at San Antonio Center, this home is also just minutes to both Caltrain and US 101 for Bay Area commuting, and it provides access to top-ranked schools Fairmeadow Elementary, JLS Middle, and Gunn High (buyer to verify eligibility).
This one-of-a-kind property presents the opportunity to remodel, expand, or build anew on a sprawling lot along one of Midtowns finest streets. Recently built luxury homes surround the property, underscoring the desirability of this highly central location. Perfectly situated for both privacy and natural light, the pie-shaped lot offers a charming residence with a sunny, open layout and a vast, south-facing backyard. Upgrades include new landscaping, new floors, and fresh paint inside and out. Every modification was made with extreme sensitivity to preserving the natural surroundings. Bruce Drive features no through traffic and occupies a calm suburban setting within strolling distance of Midtown Shopping Center and Hoover, Seale, and Greer Parks. Prized nearby schools include Ohlone Elementary, Palo Verde Elementary, JLS Middle, and Palo Alto High (buyer to verify). Near Stanford University, Town & Country, tech offices, and more!
This beautiful newer two-story home is in a prime downtown Palo Alto location. A classic timeless design with modern luxury features will make you, your family, and your guests feel like you have walked into a delightful luxurious home that will be cherished forever. An oval leaded glass paneled hardwood door with two leaded glass sidelights welcomes you to this home. The foyer greets you with a modern crystal chandelier hanging from the high ceiling, on the right side, an arched passageway and arched window open to the spacious living room, on the left is a room that can be either an office or a guest bedroom, while straight ahead is a hallway opening up to the rest of the main floor. For many people, the spacious well-equipped kitchen at the back of the home and spacious informal dining area will be what stands out. With a delightful covered patio to its side and windows looking out to the large backyard, this room could be the center of life in your home.
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Convenient downtown living awaits in this beautiful 2 bed, 2 bath condo located just moments to the shops & restaurants of University Avenue. An abundance of natural light fills this rare end unit home. The spacious & open living room extends out to a balcony with views of Johnson Park. Updated chefs kitchen with granite countertops & stainless-steel appliances. Two spacious bedrooms with custom built-in closets, & both baths feature updated light fixtures & new mirrors. Modern amenities include hardwood floors, new interior paint, central heating & AC, crown molding, & updated light fixtures. For added comfort & convenience this home provides in-unit laundry, additional storage, & one designated parking. Community features a private pool & recreation room. Unbeatable location just mins away from bustling Downtown Palo Alto & Stanford Shopping Center. Centrally located near 101 & 280 offer easy access to nearby major tech companies including Google, Tesla, Meta, & VMware.
This handsome classic estate is located on one of the most desirable streets in Old Palo Alto. The 5 Bedrooms 3 Baths home has been updated throughout the years and sits on a beautiful, rectangular, flat 8,375 sf lot. The French doors of the Formal Dining Room, which sit separately from the spacious Living Room, open to a custom designed wrap-around front porch with stone tiles. The home features a chef kitchen with a breakfast area and a family room with French doors that lead seamlessly to a serene, easy maintenance backyard with a redwood deck that provides plentiful space for entertaining. The downstairs bedroom includes built in shelves and a bay window. Upstairs, you will find 4 bedrooms, including a Master suite with a fireplace and a sitting area, and an expansive terrace to privately retreat and enjoy the beautiful treetop surroundings. The detached 2-car garage includes a bonus cedar wood loft/workspace. Location! Tranquility! This is a rare opportunity to purchase a special home on the most romantic, wavy, and prestigious street in the finest Palo Alto neighborhood!
Enjoy the best of California living in this beautifully updated single-level home offering 3 bedrooms + office. Premier location set on one of the best streets in Midtown just moments to Mitchell Park & library, top rated Palo Alto schools, Midtown shopping & dining. Offering picture perfect curb appeal, the gated entry ushers you inside the spacious floor plan where soaring vaulted ceilings, expansive windows and an open concept layout effortlessly unify the interiors of this architectural gem. The inviting living and dining areas flow to the heart of the home anchored by the chef's kitchen and open family room. Multiple sets of glass sliders flow to the private backyard setting ideal for year-round relaxation and entertaining with built-in BBQ and gas firepit. Expansive primary suite boasts luxurious designer bath with dual sink vanity & oversized shower. Customized walk-in closet. Central heating & cooling. Don't miss this rare find in a coveted neighborhood!
Charming updated 1937 two story home PLUS separate ADU in storybook Southgate neighborhood. Main house has 4BR / 2 BA, welcoming living room with period features. DR with built-in cabinets and well-planned cook's kitchen. Separate laundry room downstairs with side by side washer / dryer and upstairs utility/hobby or craft room as well. Partial basement. Sunny and spacious garden area with deck. Room for veggie garden and fruit trees.The separate cottage has an open kitchen & living area plus one BR and 1 BA plus separate private garden area. Acclaimed Palo Alto School District & convenient access to Stanford University and Medical Center & the San Francisco / Silicon Valley commute corridor. This special home is ready for a lucky new buyer to move right in and make it their very own.
Light filled, private home with wonderful courtyard entry. Large living room with walls of windows, overlooking private yards with mature landscaping. Spacious eat in kitchen, dual pane windows and much more. Lovingly maintained by long-term owners, ready to move in and enjoy!
Rarely available primary home or pied-?-terre in the heart of Palo Alto. Walk to everything downtown Palo Alto offers: farmers market, Whole Foods Market, parks, famous restaurants, Stanford University, biking trails, and Caltrain. This is a sensational home with 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, and 2 sets of French doors that open to a lush courtyard. The best location in the community, this home offers a private patio that can be used for entertainment or relaxation after a day or night on the town. Lots of windows, abundant light and high ceilings define this luxurious 1,580 square foot home. This home has character with oversized skylights, closet systems, double ovens, and AC. Elegantly updated, this home has wide plank white oak floors, new carpet, quartz in bathrooms and kitchen, fresh paint, wine refrigerator, and a sleek modern fireplace. With excellent Palo Alto schools and easy downtown guest parking, for the price and the location, this home cannot be beat.
Hidden Gem! Home is WAY off Middlefield Rd, private and quiet! This spacious and updated home features an abundance of light! Chef's kitchen with granite countertops, a large island, and high-end stainless appliances. Living room w/gas fireplace, family room & huge formal dining room. Custom dry sauna seats 4+ people. Plumbed space for built-in coffee maker. Primary suite with marble, gas fireplace, sitting area, heated floor: custom steam room, large spa tub w/ waterfall, walk-in shower w/ multiple rain heads and body jets, and walk-in closet. Huge upstairs space with secondary kitchen, separate entry, and deck: additional family room, game room, or private apartment. Large, private backyard wraps around the entire home, with lots of mature fruit trees (orange, lemon, plum, persimmon, and more). Excellent location near the library & community center, Mitchell and Ramos Parks, restaurants, shopping centers, and freeway access. Excellent Palo Alto Schools.
A rare opportunity to live, renovate or rebuild your dream home on a large 9000 sf lot! Charming one-story home nestled in the most desirable Old Palo Alto neighborhood. 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms. Expansive living room with fireplace and window shutters. Formal dining room. Updated kitchen with white corian countertops. Large windows with plantation shutters. Hardwood floors throughout the house. 2 car attached garage. Property is located on the corner of N. California and Webster. In rebuilding one can have the front door face Webster Street. Near top-rated schools. Just minuted to downtown, shopping, restaurants, California Ave shopping district, Stanford University, Stanford Mall, Stanford Hospital, Rinconada Park, Gamble Garden, Town & Country Village and libraries. Easy access to major freeways.
Don't miss this exceptional opportunity at the heart of Midtown! Featuring two homes with separate addresses on a sprawling, perfectly shaped corner lot. The bed/bath counts and the square footage are for the combined two homes based on the County record. Unlimited options abound: use one or both homes for rental income, combine them into a family compound, or build an expansive, brand-new residence along one of Midtown's finest streets. 450 El Dorado Avenue is the primary home with a spacious front yard, beautiful hardwood floors, vaulted ceilings with exposed beams, and an open layout with a central fireplace. Each home is tastefully updated, and each includes a private backyard retreat and an attached garage. This sought-after corner setting adjoins a cul-de-sac, allowing residents to enjoy unparalleled serenity and privacy within blocks of Midtown Shopping Center, shopping and dining on California Avenue, and top-ranking schools.
Featuring fabulous architectural design by an award-winning designer, this unique home possesses a distinctly modern flair & home technology. Located on a tree-lined street in prestigious Old Palo Alto boasts a chic open-concept floorplan. Enjoy 5 en suite bedrooms, 2 offices, 2 half baths, Theater w/8 Recliners, Sauna room, Recreation room, Wine cellar, Full Bar, 2 Laundry rooms; kitchen w/Miele 60 refrigerator, Gas range, Steam oven, Wine cooler, Silestone quartz countertops & Pantry. LUTRON Home System for audio-visual, lighting, security & automatic shades; Nana Wall opening to covered patio & private backyard w/BBQ; linear gas fireplaces, European Oak hardwood floors; stairs w/glass panels, LED stripe lighting, & crystal pendant light. Bathrooms feature Porcelanosa bathtubs/dual vanities, Brizo faucets & natural stone floors. W/fast access to Stanford, downtown Palo Alto, top-rated schools & tech companies, this brand-new home is a perfect blend of classic comfort & modern luxury.
Quiet, treed cul-de-sac location in North Palo Alto. Convenient to schools, shopping, and commute routes. Sun-filled and charming 3 bedroom/2bath classic ranch home with bonus room. Spacious living room/dining room combination. Formal, updated kitchen with breakfast bar, eating nook and brand-new stainless steel appliances. Bright bedrooms with updated bathrooms. Additional bonus room can be locked off for independent living. Engineered wood floors and tiles throughout. Attached 2-car garage with built-in cabinets, laundry hookups and loft storage. 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!
New Home built by Thomas James Homes. Located in the charming Midtown neighborhood of Palo Alto, this four bed, four bath modern farmhouse is minutes from the Stanford campus, local grocery stores and coffee shops. This single story home has a place for everyone: a pocket office perfect for working from home or studying, an attached ADU with kitchenette for multigenerational living or hosting, a luxurious grand suite with spa-like en suite bath featuring a freestanding soaking tub, dual sink vanity, walk in shower and large walk in closet, a gourmet kitchen for that home chef in your life, and a spacious great room with fireplace and stacking pocket doors to the patio for entertaining.
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New home built by Thomas James Home! Located in the charming midtown neighborhood in Palo Alto on a quiet cul-de-sac, this 4 bed, 3.5 bath home is minutes from the Stanford Campus, local grocery stores, and coffee shops. Step through the private courtyard into the grand entrance with vaulted ceilings. This single story home offers a generous open floor concept, including a fireplace, gourmet kitchen, walk -in pantry and mud room along with stacking doors to the patio for entertaining. Down the hall you will find 3 spacious bedrooms, laundry, and a luxurious grand suite with spa-like en-suite bath featuring a free-standing soaking tub, dual sink vanity, walk-in shower, and a large walk-in closet.
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A rare opportunity to build your dream home in the Heart of Old Palo Alto on a 15,000 sf lot! Perfect flat lot. No protected trees at back. Per parcel map on a 15,000sf lot it can build a 5,250sf house, plus basement 2,805sf, ADU 678sf+120sf, attached garage 564sf. Total approx. of 9,417sf. The owners have worked closely with trusted local architects to create an architectural plan of art with modern design that links exterior and interior spaces. Seller has phase 1 permit (main level, basement & ADU) ready to demolish the old house. Phase 2 plan (2nd floor) to be approved soon. Construction can start anytime at buyers expense. Buyer has option to restore the current Craftsman Tudor home that has 3,477sf with a 472sf garage. What a unique opportunity to build or remodel this property in the prestigious neighborhood in Old PA. Blocks to award-winning schools, restaurants, shopping, downtown Palo Alto, libraries, Arts Center, Stanford University, Sand Hill Road and Silicon Valley.
Beautifully remodeled contemporary Craftsman home in a prime Midtown location. 3b/3b main house + ADU w/ ? bath. Gorgeous front yard w/ mature trees/plants & stone pathway to an inviting front porch. Elegant living/dining combo w/ vaulted ceilings, skylights, floor-to-ceiling windows & hardwood floors. Remodeled gourmet kitchen w/custom cabinetry, quartz countertops, pro series s/s appliances (Thermador & breakfast bar. Dual en-suite bedroom w/ updated baths. 3rd bedroom w/ custom built-in bookcase/dresser. Guest bath offers custom vanity & tub/shower combo. Parklike backyard w/flagstone patio, outdoor kitchen/BBQ, built-in seating, lawn, plants/shrubs. Detached guest house/office w/ built-ins, desk, Murphy Bed, radiant floors & ? bath. Finished 1 car garage w/epoxy floors. Prime location, walk to schools, parks, Cal Ave, Caltrain & all Palo Alto has to offer! Close to Stanford, Alma, Caltrain, El Camino,101/280, Meta, Google & SFO. Top PA Schools: El Carmelo, JLS & Palo Alto High!
Location! Location! Location! Enjoy upscale urban living in the heart of downtown Palo Alto. This beautiful, open concept recently renovated fourth-floor corner condominium enjoys the luxury of having only a partial neighbor above you and one to the side. With secure entry, two deeded underground parking spots plus a storage, and convenient elevator access from the garage or ground floor straight to your home, enjoy extravagant living with pure ease and comfort. With sweeping metropolitan views from your private balcony and windows and located just walking distance to University Ave night life, boutique shopping and gourmet restaurants. Easy access to Caltrain, Stanford University, El Camino Real, Hwy 101 and the top rated, highly sought-after Palo Alto schools.
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Another spectacular New Home just completed by VIAM Builders in desirable North Palo Alto. Ideal single level living with spacious detached ADU. Modern architecture with vast open common area to enjoy the company of your friends and family. Unique Skywalk feature with high windows for more natural light inside than you can imagine. Superb interior craftmanship for contemporary look beyond what's commonly available: pivot front door, flush baseboards, accented TV wall, glass wine storage, wooden floor vents, strips lights in ceiling and many others. Multiple entertainment and smart home features pre-installed for your enjoyment: wall and ceiling speakers, smart switches, smart hub, safety cameras around the house, etc. Four bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms in the main house, 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom in the detached ADU. Main house and ADU are nicely connected via an expansive deck with covered patio. Luxury appliances. Owned solar system. Come see with your own eyes to appreciate the rare beauty of this house.
Situated on a corner lot in prime Community Center, this fabulous residence features 6 bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms with over 4,100 Sq Ft of living space spread over 3 levels. This newer custom home has all of the modern conveniences including high ceilings, hardwood flooring, elegant features and abundant light throughout. The beautifully appointed kitchen has granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and a sizable island with an eat-in bar area. The spacious floor plan is ideal for family living with an open kitchen/ family room and doors that open to a beautifully landscaped yard. The outdoor space is perfect for entertaining with an outdoor kitchen, fireplace, sport court/play area, in-ground trampoline and hot tub. Spectacular location in North Palo Alto. Excellent Palo Alto Schools. Walking distance to Walter Hays Elementary, the Community Center, Library, Art Center, Junior Museum and Zoo and Rinconada Park.
Beautifully remodeled Charleston Meadow Eichler. This three bedroom home was completely remodeled in 2020 while keeping the signature Eichler mid century details. Wonderfully designed new open kitchen with quartzite counters, metal subway tiles, custom cabinetry, and all new appliances. Conveniently stacked washer and dryer located in the kitchen corner makes this kitchen very efficient! Wonderful Eichler wood beams, paneled sloped ceiling, floor to ceiling windows which give an abundance of natural light, a spacious and open floor plan, and a Dutch Door to the fully fenced in and newly landscaped front yard. The fully remodeled hall bath includes new cabinet, sink, flooring and stunning modern fixtures. Three generously sized bedrooms also have pitched ceilings, large windows and closets with the back bedroom having a door to the newly landscaped backyard. All Section 1 work completed! Completely painted inside and out. Amazing Palo Alto Schools!
817/ 819 Kipling is a rare turn-of-the-century Victorian duplex on one of the quietest streets in the downtown Palo Alto neighborhood. The property features two recently updated 1-bedroom, 1-bath units with crisp white palettes and light-hued engineered wood floors. 817 has a 1-bedroom, 1-bath with shower, a kitchen with a dining area and washer/ dryer, and a living room. 819 has a 1-bedroom, 1-bath with shower over tub, a kitchen, and a living room with a dining area. The unfinished basement area also has a washer/ dryer, as well as storage space. The inviting rear yard has a pergola with a covered deck, a brick patio, and a finished storage building with windows. Located on the one-block-long section of Kipling Street between Homer Avenue and Channing Avenue, this property is three blocks from University Avenue, minutes from Stanford University, and features excellent Palo Alto schools.
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Be ready to fall in love with this stunningly remodeled and sought-after home in the Midtown neighborhood of Palo Alto. The open layout included a spacious primary bedroom and four additional bedrooms plus a bonus room off of the kitchen will meet all your needs. The sun will shine through all the large windows surrounding the house and lighten the home. Moreover, the fully landscaped front yard and beautifully trellis covered back patio with plenty of yard space in the back will provide just the enjoyment of the quintessential California living. This property offers easy access to Silicon Valley, minutes away from Stanford University, and nearby all amenities. No matter if you are seeking relaxation or recreation, this neighborhood has it all!