The median home value in Palo Alto, CA is $2,969,000.
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 $2,969,000.
Approximately 53% of Palo Alto homes are owned,
compared to 41% rented, while
6% are vacant.
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Coveted corner unit with private patio, large foyer and loads of natural light at The Hamilton, a luxurious senior (55+ older) community just a block from downtown Palo Alto. The 10' high ceilings, floors and French doors create a modern feel with the open living and dining room areas plus 3 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms. The primary suite offers a walk-in closet and en-suite bathroom. An additional bedroom is perfectly situated for privacy on the other side of the living room with an ensuite bathroom. The third bedroom is staged as an office but can be used as a guest room. There's a powder room off the foyer as well. The Hamilton provides gourmet dinners, elegant dining room, outdoor courtyard, 24 hour front desk service, concierge services, fitness center, indoor heated pool & spa, library, guest suites, car service, optional cleaning service and underground garage parking. The Hamilton is the Peninsula's premier 55+ community!
Truly a remarkably charming home. Welcoming and loaded with an abundance of warmth. Beautifully remodeled with quality throughout including gleaming hardwood floors, dual pane windows, central air conditioning and much more! Large and completely upgraded garage provides abundant opportunities for office space, workout room, play area etc. Wonderful backyard with mature landscaping featuring a playhouse for the kids and a lovely patio area for entertainment, outdoor dining and relaxation.
Palo Alto perfection! This is one of the most spectacular properties in all of Palo Alto offering the most discriminating buyer a private oasis just 6 blocks to downtown Palo Alto. From the beautifully remodeled home completed in 2021 with four en suite bedrooms to a separate 2 bedroom, 2 bath guest house, large lap pool, outdoor fireplace, separate cabana, gym, outdoor kitchen, jacuzzi, 2 car garage - all on a breathtaking 21,000 +/- lot of complete privacy, in the heart of Palo Alto, this is truly a rare opportunity! The main living areas include a stunning kitchen with all the bells and whistles, a great room with a wall of glass doors viewing the breathtaking gardens and opening to a covered outdoor area for al fresco dining and relaxation with overhead heat lamps creating a European flair! Move-in and enjoy living in a private, quality estate just minutes to Stanford and all amenities the Palo Alto community has to offer! www.LincolnAveEstate.com https://lincolnaveestate.com/
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Meticulously remodeled 4BD/3.5BA home in Old Palo Alto. Originally built in 1940, this Cape Cod has been reimagined to usher in contemporary functionality and flair while retaining traditional warmth and elegance. Main floor: formal entry, spacious living room, powder room, bedroom (en suite) and--overlooking the brick patio and lush rear garden--an all-new kitchen (Wolf/Viking/Miele/Sub-Zero, porcelain counters, huge island, custom cabinets) flowing organically into an open, expansive dining area and family room. Upstairs: office/sitting area; vaulted-ceiling primary suite with walk-in closets, and luxe bath with heated floors, soaking tub, walk-in shower; third full bath serving two additional bedrooms. Improved basement, detached 2-car garage, 4-car driveway parking, dual-pane windows, new heating/cooling systems, fiber-optic and EVC pre-wired, white oak flooring. Minutes to Stanford, downtown. Acclaimed schools: Walter Hays Elem, Greene Middle, Palo Alto High (buyer to verify).
Experience luxury living at The Palo Alto! As you enter your front door your eyes are immediately drawn to the view of lush green treetops through floor-to-ceiling windows that run the entire length of the home. Two spacious, en-suite bedrooms - both with updated bathrooms - flow together into the central living area. Primary bedroom suite boasts large, walk-in closet and tastefully renovated bathroom. New flooring, appliances, other recent updates throughout. Enjoy copious amenities including pool, cabanas, large well-equipped gym, game & meeting rooms, dedicated residents service team, concierge service, 24-hour security, and ideal downtown Palo Alto location just moments to University Ave, Caltrain, and Stanford Mall, and close to Facebook, Google, and other Silicon Valley companies. Highly acclaimed Palo Alto schools! HOA fees include all this plus AC, heat, water, hot water, trash, sewer & more.
Beautifully remodeled and ideally located, this contemporary home provides approximately 2250 square feet of living space, 4 bedrooms, 2 full baths, 1 half-bath, and a large attached 2-car garage. Light filled entry with vaulted ceilings and custom stone tile. Gourmet eat-in kitchen/family room combination boasts premium appliances, hardwood floors, island/breakfast bar w/ vegetable sink. Large formal living and dining room combination w/ vaulted ceilings, parquet floors and fireplace. Baths w/ contemporary stone and glass designs, custom cabinetry. Primary suite offers designer colors, vaulted ceilings, large walk-in closet and spa quality bath. Three other bedrooms are ideally situated. Laundry room with sink and washer/dryer adjoins the 2-car garage. Enjoy California living while entertaining guests in this incredible park-like setting. Conveniently located, the home is a short distance to top-rated Palo Alto Schools, commute routes, shopping, parks, library, and more.
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Old Palo Alto, classic mid-century modern, freshly updated, chic and stylish. Signature design of-the-era - elements include entire walls of glass, designer colors that create a light and bright ambiance. Matching floors tie rooms together and crisp white tile in the bathrooms adds a finishing touch. The 3-bedroom, 2-bath floor plan offers flexible living space with rooms opening to the out-of-doors appealing to indoor/outdoor living. Glass and skylights at every turn fill the home with light, a fireplace enhances the living room, and the kitchen has an open design with sleek grey cabinetry, Corian counters and stainless steel appliances. Rounding out the appeal are wrap-around Zen-inspired low-maintenance gardens ideal for today's drought conditions. Just a half-mile from shops and restaurants as well as Caltrain. And this home's Old Palo Alto location offers access to acclaimed Palo Alto schools.
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Gorgeous Two Story Home in Beautiful Barron Park neighborhood! This home built in 2000 features modern amenities & spacious floorplan. Entering through the stained glass front door, the high ceilings provide an immediate sense of space & light! Elegant Living Room & Formal Dining Room share dual gas fireplace for a cozy atmosphere. Gourmet Kitchen, Breakfast Area & adjacent Separate Family Room with fireplace, combine to provide the Great Room experience. Downstairs bedroom & full bath is perfect for visiting guests. The grand carpeted staircase leads to the Primary Bedroom Suite featuring walk-in closet & Luxurious Bath w/dual sinks, stall shower & oversized tub. Two additional upstairs bedrooms share a hall bath. Gleaming Hardwood Floors thruout plus multiple skylights. Built-in speakers. Flagstone Patio w/built-in BBQ great for outdoor entertaining. Lush Backyard provides Park-like setting w/mature plants & trees plus flagstone & goldfine pathways. Close to Schools & Bol Park!
Perched above it all with a highly coveted upper floor corner location, this is your chance to own a premier unit in The Hamilton, the Peninsula's most distinguished 55+ community. The amenities offered are without equal, providing residents with access to luxuries such as restaurant quality meals five days a week, concierge service, 24-hour security, housekeeping, town car service, and a suite of sophisticated public rooms including a living room, dining room, courtyard, pool and spa, fitness center, library, and card room. Within your residence, the living and dining room features a gas burning fireplace and access to a serene wrap-around balcony with striking views of Downtown Palo Alto and the western hills. The primary suite offers similarly enchanting views and overlooks the buildings tranquil garden courtyard. Primely positioned within Downtown Palo Alto, The Hamilton offers unparalleled access to dining, shopping, libraries, cultural facilities, and world class healthcare.
This modern design home in the heart of the Metro Circle Midtown neighborhood features a cozy living room with gorgeous new flooring, a bright kitchen and adjacent dining area, and an abundance of natural light from oversized windows throughout. Newly painted interior & exterior. Fully renovated kitchen w/ custom modern cabinets, Chloe ceramic tile and new stainless-steel appliances. Bathroom w/new tub and tile, new vanity, anti fog LED mirror and light. Backyard was newly landscaped w/ paver and synthetic grass, maple trees, bamboo and fruit tree. The yard offers ample space for entertainment and the large lot offers the potential to expand .Dream Silicon Valley location - Just moments to Greer Park, Stanford University, Oregon Expwy/HWY 101, downtown Palo Alto shops and restaurants. Short commute to Silicon Valley Tech giants such as Facebook, Apple and Google. Top-Ranked Palo Alto schools - Palo Verde, JLS & Palo Alto High. Walking distance to Ohlone Choice Elementary.
Welcome to 101 Alma, Palo Alto's premier condominium complex with 24 hr. security. Located within a few blocks of bustling University Avenue, this spacious, sophisticated 1BR/1BA condo offers a quiet space to live, work, and enjoy all that Palo Alto has to offer. This 1032 sq ft unit has been completely remodeled with quality finishes including granite kitchen countertops, custom cabinetry, newer appliances, and hardwood flooring throughout. The bathroom has an added built-in storage area, marble countertops, and stone tiles. There's a dining alcove just off the kitchen and a lovely office space adjacent to the inviting living room. A lanai-like area off the bedroom provides a space for relaxing at the end of a long work day. Amenities include an sparkling swimming pool with lounging area, grass play area with picnic table, a gym, club house, study/library room, and more.
Ideal location in the coveted Old Palo Alto! Enjoy living in this charming Monterey Colonial home now or expand & enhance to fit your lifestyle. An entry foyer welcomes the visitor to this lovely traditional home with divided light windows and hardwood floors throughout the home. This residence features a bedroom on the ground floor, two bedrooms upstairs plus a bonus study/nursery. With its premier location in Old Palo Alto, every amenity needed is in close proximity including Greene Middle School and an array of fine shopping and dining on renowned California Avenue just blocks away. Silicon Valley tech centers, Stanford University, and commuter routes to the greater Bay Area are all within easy reach. Top Rated Palo Alto School!
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Located on a desirable corner lot in the heart of Palo Alto's Midtown neighborhood, with easy access to Midtown Shopping and Dining, Parks and Excellent Palo Alto Schools. Easy access to Stanford University, Caltrain Station and 101 for the commuter. Remodel in 2000 included kitchen, replaced existing garage with family room and adding one car garage, half bath and laundry room. Living Room with wood-burning fireplace and hardwood floors. Dining area. Eat-in Kitchen with Corian countertops, gas range and electric oven, microwave. Family Room with recessed lighting, hardwood floors and French doors that lead to side patio area. Updated full and half baths. Inside laundry room with storage space. Central heating added in 2000. Pull-down access doors with folding ladders added in 2000 for two large attic spaces. Mature landscape front and back with 2 separate patio areas and much more!
Rare opportunity in Triple El--a quintessential Eichler neighborhood of Palo Alto! Situated at the end of a cul-de-sac on a large lot, this beautifully remodeled home offers many ways to call it home. The 5-bedroom home could be lived in as one big single-family home, or it could easily be separated into 2 living areas, each with its own kitchen. The upstairs offers a large living area & a logical line to create a beautiful rental or home for extended family with its own private entrance. An attached 1-car garage, driveway space for multiple cars, mature landscaping, 2 separate living areas plus plenty of entertainment spaceboth inside & outside in the front courtyard. Walking distance to top Palo Alto schools, close to Stanford, Town & Country Village, California Ave, & so much more this prime location is as good as it gets in Silicon Valley. 951 Blair Court is perfect for multi-generational families or people who want to rent part of the home for extra income. The choice is yours!
Tucked away on a large lot in prestigious Old Palo Alto is this delightful home that puts you within walking distance of nearly everything the neighborhood has to offer. Stroll to both Peers Park and Bowden Park, peruse the shops and restaurants along California Avenue, and be less than a half-mile from Caltrain for environmentally friendly commuting. Refreshed interiors boast new paint, new carpeting, a fireplace, and large, welcoming spaces throughout including the kitchen and relaxing sunroom. Three bedrooms include a detached in-law suite perfect for guests or extended family, while the backyard provides a patio area shaded by numerous trees. Topping it all off is access to acclaimed schools Walter Hays Elementary, Greene Middle, and Palo Alto High, all of which are within ~1 mile or less of the home (buyer to verify eligibility).
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.
BIG LOT & No flood Zone ready for Brand New Development. Build up to 2895 square feet per City of Palo Alto Parcel Report. NO FLOOD ZONE. BUILD WITH BASEMENT OVER 5000+ SQUARE FEET. Look at the comps in the photo. This home ABV (After Build Value in the current Market has the Potential to hit 4.6+ This neighborhood has the highest opportunity for development in Palo Alto where you can buy Low and gain equity $$$ and sell high or you can just bring your contractor and bring this home back to life!! Turn this old home into a new 4 Bed 3 1/2 bath. Cash Buyers or Hard Money will be needed as this home is not habitable Open House Saturdays and Sundays 1pm to 4pm
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A timeless townhome tucked in Rosewalks coveted community; this prime Palo Alto location is minutes to city-bound freeways. Shaded by mature trees, the entrance boasts a gated patio. Appointed w/ travertine, soaring ceilings & fireplace, the living room spills into a private patio via French doors. Updated w/ fresh paint, the 3-level townhome affords oversized windows for ample light. Designed w/ an open concept, the main level boasts a dining area/powder room/updated kitchen. Reimagined w/ custom cabinets & quartz counters, the kitchen is decked in S/S appliances. Just off the kitchen lies a sunny family room & rear balcony. The top floor hosts 3 bedrooms, including a primary suite w/ private balcony & ensuite bath w/ dual vanity/soaking tub. Equipped w/ plenty of storage in the vaulted attic, this turnkey townhome features a bonus room & 2-car garage. Set in a sought-after community w/ pool/spa, this fantastic location is minutes to Hwy 101, Caltrain, Google & San Antonio Center.
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For approved Stanford Faculty only! Located on Stanford Campus on a beautiful, quiet, tree lined cul-de-sac. Formal living room with gas fireplace, opens to side yard. Large windows frame the dining room with garden views. Separate family room with cozy fireplace, perfect for year round relaxation and enjoyment. Eat in kitchen with custom cabinetry and granite countertops. There are five spacious bedrooms, presenting flexibility for guests and work from home needs. First bedroom conveniently located on ground floor with full bathroom. First bedroom upstairs comes equipped with built-in desks and bookshelves, the perfect home office for Stanford lifestyle. Primary suite opens into bright sun-lounge, two closets and large jet tub. Spacious solarium on the second floor, overlooks the lush garden and pool. Easy access to walking paths and half mile from Stanford Dish hiking trail. Top rated Palo Alto schools. Absolutely a wonderful place with a true 'welcome home' feel!
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Welcome to 3109 Maddux Dr., a stunning Cape Cod home located in one of America's most desirable cities: Palo Alto, California. Filled with detailed craftsmanship and brand new finishes, this wonderful home features an open floor plan and spacious living areas perfect for entertaining guests and family. The home has been tastefully renovated from top to bottom for the new owner to enjoy. Filled with tons of natural light, this home features brand new dual pane windows, new flooring, brand new custom kitchen, detailed landscaping, freshly painted and so much more. Property features a detached garage with a wide private driveway. The detached garage has potential to be converted to an ADU. Closely located to Ohlone Elementary, Restaurants, entertainment and major freeways 101/Oregon Expy for a quicker commute. Don't miss out on this wonderful opportunity to call this place your home!
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
MORE PHOTOS SOON! Amazing and Spectacular ENTIRE Condominium Renovation ("Down to Studs") and renovated with new wiring, Level 5 wall finish, Beautiful wide plank hardwood Flooring, New modern/transitional Lighting in Palo Alto's Premiere Downtown Condominium (The Woodmark) OPEN and SPACIOUS FLOOR PLAN of 2,140 SF with First Level: LIVING ROOM, LARGE DINING AREA, SPACIOUS OFFICE with FLOOR TO CEILING Built-in Bookcases and Two Desks, Two Beautiful Sliding Doors offering privacy, Second Level: Large TWO BEDROOMS each ensuite with total of Two Spacious Bathrooms designed with MODERN and Beautiful Tile and Fixtures. Double Glass Doors swing out from Living Room
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Fabulous updated home in the coveted Garland Park/ Leland Manor neighborhood North of Oregon. Updated kitchen with new SS appliances including gas range and interactive refrigerator. Sprawling LR with vaulted ceilings, fireplace and built-in shelving. Brazilian cherry wood floors. Listed as a 3BR w/ aFamily Room, but owners use the Family Room as a 4th bedroom w/ sliding glass door to a private patio. Separate spacious mudroom with laundry and room for an office or breakfast room. Pristine 2-car garage w/ cabinets, storage room and additional laundry hookup. Large wrap around yard with abundant, productive fruit trees including: Plum, Lime, 2 Peach Trees, 3 Fig Trees, Orange Tree, Apricot, Pomegranate, Avocado & Tangerine. Bikers paradise. Close to schools, Midtown shops & restaurants and Cal. Ave. Business District. Easy commute access including the VTA line that runs down Middlefield and Louis Rd and a mile from CalTrain. 1.7 miles to Stanford University.
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Handsome Spanish style 6 BD/4 BA 3-story home in coveted Community Center boasts tremendous curb appeal. Spend your days in the open living area where the eat-in chefs kitchen w/ double Viking ovens, broad marble island & Sub-Zero fridge overlooks the welcoming family room & dining area. French doors open to a beautifully landscaped backyard w/ fire table & outdoor kitchen. Abundant cabinetry in the mud room-laundry room with sink & counter space. Upstairs, a large vaulted Primary Suite is a haven featuring a gas fireplace & huge walk-in closet. The Primary bath offers a fabulous soaking tub + double vanities. Upstairs offers 3 additional bedrooms & 1 bath. The bright basement offers 2 guest beds, 1 full bath, storage, and workout room, all centered around a media room w/ bar & kitchen. Tree lined Guinda Street is walkable to Addison Elementary, downtown PA for dining, shopping & more. Quiet private rear alleyway accesses the 2 car garage.
Bright, updated interiors and a location close to everything Palo Alto has to offer highlight this inviting 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom home set in the charming Green Gables neighborhood. Refinished hardwood floors, new paint, and upgrades such as new kitchen appliances and new quartz countertops create a refreshed ambiance throughout, with a floorplan that includes the living room with a centerpiece fireplace, the dining room near the kitchen for easy entertaining, and spacious, comfortable bedrooms. The backyard offers great space for outdoor enjoyment with a large patio, and this home also includes an attached 2-car garage. Find yourself within walking distance of beautiful parks, a short drive to both University Avenue and the Midtown Shopping Center, and within easy reach of both Caltrain and US 101. Plus, children may attend acclaimed schools Duveneck Elementary, Greene Middle, and Palo Alto High (buyer to verify eligibility).