The median home value in Santa Cruz, CA is $1,205,000This is higher than the county median home value of $812,500.
The national median home value is $277,796.
The average price of homes sold in Santa Cruz, CA is $1,205,000.
Approximately 41% of Santa Cruz homes are owned, compared to 52% rented, while 7% are vacant.
Santa Cruz real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale.
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Welcome home to your Pleasure Point Beach house! This adorable, light-filled, roomy home is your perfect opportunity to live, work, and surf at the beach. The 5 bedroom, 3 bath home just blocks from famous beaches and waves of Pleasure Point. This includes a studio w/ private entrance, full bath, courtyard. Perfect for guests, in-laws, home office. Large lot features a 2car garage, electric car charger, private yards. Updated w/ paint, flooring, light fixtures. Many options with C2 zoning, develop up to three stories with 50% living and 50% office or retail below, verify with S.C. County. Imagine your beach house and/or apartments above and your business or retail below. Lower 41st is the hot spot in Santa Cruz County, Portola Dr is the up-and-coming corridor. A coffee shop / restaurant / activity paradise just out your door; Cliff Cafe, Suda, East Side Eatery, Zameen, Cat & Cloud, Verve, Agility Boulders, Pleasure Point surf breaks..Rent is $5,600 total, House $4,100 Studio $1,500
Welcome to 2031 Jose Avenue right in central Santa Cruz! This sunny Garden of Eden paradise is a Certified Wildlife Habitat and is perfect for enjoying the beautiful outdoors. Located on a flat, useable 15,507 sqft lot that is dazzled with native plants; fruit trees, vibrant flowers, and ornamentals. Come check out the chicken coop, raised beds, workshop and garage. This single-level, light-filled home is complete with 2 bedrooms 1 bathroom, and has retro mid-century modern touches throughout, hardwood floors and a vintage yellow tile kitchen. This home is in close proximity to shopping, schools, parks, dining, and Highway 1. Enjoy biking to the beach from your new Live Oak home!
Relax into this tastefully restored West Side stand-alone 2 bed/1.5 bath townhome with a shared driveway, and no HOA fees. The home features midcentury vibes and has a private entrance with a spacious fully fenced backyard. Ground floor entry features living space with all new floors, a kitchen with a new electric range that opens up to the dining room/living room, washer/dryer hookups, and a conveniently located half bath. The second floor has 2 bedrooms with tall open beam ceilings and a full bath. The primary bedroom has a newly expanded deck, perfect for quiet moments alone in the morning with coffee or watching the sunset in the evenings. Just minutes to the freeway and the beaches, it is within convenient proximity to downtown entertainment, dining, and shopping amenities via a paved path near the end of the cul-de-sac. Experience the vibrant Westside or downtown life and then come home to unwind in your own private backyard oasis. The website is available at 338unionstreet.com
Just completed remodel with Lifeproof plank flooring, designer paint, kitchen appliances, lighting and hardware! This end-unit is one of only 10 townhomes in this convenient and private corner of downtown. Built in 1990 by Devcon Construction and being offered for sale for the first time, this 2 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom, 1472SF townhome boasts a very practical floor plan. The ground level consists of an oversized tandem 2-car garage with extra storage space and laundry. Living space makes up the 1st level with family room with fireplace, � bath, kitchen and dining area, and a comfortable deck with sunny city views. Upstairs are 2 very ample and comfortable master suites. Victorian lined streets lead you to Pacific Garden Mall, Santa Cruz Art Center, coffee houses, restaurants, craft breweries, boutique shopping and a vibrant farmers market. Located roughly one and one half miles to the Wharf, Beach Boardwalk, W Cliff Dr. and UCSC. Enjoy downtown Santa Cruz from the comfort of your home.
New paint and carpet in this one of only 10 townhomes in this convenient and private corner of downtown. Built in 1990 by Devcon Const and being offered for sale for the first time, this 2 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom, 1472SF townhome boasts a very practical floor plan. The ground level consists of an oversized tandem 2-car garage with extra storage space and laundry. Living space makes up the 1st level with family room with fireplace, � bath, kitchen and dining area, and a comfortable deck with sunny city views. Upstairs are 2 very ample and comfortable master suites. Victorian lined streets lead you to Pacific Garden Mall, Santa Cruz Art Center, coffee houses, restaurants, craft breweries, boutique shopping and a vibrant farmers market. Located roughly one and one half miles to the Wharf, Beach Boardwalk, W Cliff Dr. and UCSC. Enjoy downtown Santa Cruz from the comfort of your home.
This lovely & light 3 bdrm, 2.5 bath home is located within walking distance to trendy West side restaurants, breweries & shopping & a short drive to West cliff Drive where you can enjoy walking, biking & surfing. This home, with ocean views, is close to UCSC & equally close to Wilder Ranch, both of which offer hiking and biking trails. Features include a spacious, sunny, vaulted upstairs great room with living room w/fireplace, dining area w/sliding glass door to sunny ocean view deck, encouraging indoor/outdoor living. Upstairs also features the kitchen & half bath. Downstairs features 3 bedrooms & 2 full baths. The private master suite includes a sliding glass door to a sunny deck & fenced backyard. This home has a new roof, new heater, new garage door, new interior paint & new carpet. If you're looking for a lovely 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home close to your favorite West side recreation, shops, restaurants & the areas best schools including UCSC, please come in, relax and welcome home!
Just Listed in Heath Cove! Lovingly cared for clean & comfortable move in ready townhome close to beaches, shops and restaurants. Super convenient midtown location. Walk to Sunny Cove and nearby beaches or hop on your bike and cruise down to Pleasure Point & Capitola or the Santa Cruz Yacht Harbor & Seabright. Features include vaulted ceilings, lots of natural light, upstairs deck off master bedroom, private fenced back yard with tiled patio, updated kitchen & baths, good sized two car attached garage, indoor laundry facilities and gas fireplace. The unit is on the west side of the complex and does not front on 17th Avenue.
Banana belt 1920s farmhouse gem with old Santa Cruz charm and feel. Convenient midtown location near shopping, restaurants and freeway access. Large 9,000+ square foot lot with alley access and plenty of parking. Possibilities for ADU in the future. Large 500+ square foot barn/workshop in the alley, a detached garage and 3 car driveway. Fully fenced spacious backyard with expansive raised garden beds, chicken coop, and plenty of sunshine. Property includes mature oranges, persimmon, tangerine, pear and peach trees. Home has a formal entry that goes through to an expansive great room with coffered ceiling. Formal dining room, kitchen with stone counter and a separate laundry room. Updated bedroom with improved lighting and walk in closet. Spacious finished attic that is a perfect retreat with a private bath. New flooring throughout. Separate entrance to a room and bathroom. This home has lots of possibilities to rent out part or all of the house.
Classic Craftsman style home with a large open loft area for third bedroom and office. This hand-built home is beautiful with woodwork, built-in cabinets, hardwood floors, and high ceilings, which displays the pride of ownership and love you will feel when you walk through the stylish front door. The second newer home was built with privacy and natural sunlight in mind. This home features radiant heating, an open floor-plan, high ceilings with privacy and patio areas. Multigenerational living or added rental income. Detached garage with plumbing used as work-shop, art studio, and office. Santa Cruz City Planning says this property has ++ potential to build a second ADU! Large flat lot with sunshine, fruit trees, a fire pit, and an outdoor area plumbed with utilities awaits your outdoor kitchen! Short distance to UCSC, beaches, wharf, wineries, breweries, and numerous popular restaurants! As-is sale. Offers due Tuesday 11/30 anytime. Thank you.
Location, location, location! Two blocks to West Cliff Dr, two homes, two separate parcels being sold together, this one and 511 Laguna, side by side~together 14,200. Each property $1.299M, they both are deep lots, facing south east with great backyard afternoon western sun. Options for family compound, large estate sanctuary, possible developer options too. Both houses need work so the value is in the land. Both 511 & 515 Laguna to close simultaneously.
Location, location, location! Two blocks to West Cliff Dr, two homes, two separate parcels being sold together, this one and 515 Laguna, side by side~together 14,200. Each property $1.299M, they both are deep lots, facing south east with great backyard afternoon western sun. Options for family compound, large estate sanctuary, possible developer options too. Both houses need work so the value is in the land. Both 511 & 515 Laguna to close simultaneously.
Stunning Executive Estate on 2 Flat, Pristine and Sunny acres! A stately circular driveway brings you to the front, allowing for ample parking. Prepare to be amazed by the lush, flat grounds with full sun abound. The 4 bed/3 bath main house has luxury finishes throughout. A home chef's dream kitchen features dual sinks and dishwashers, custom built-in cabinetry and fridge, granite countertops, and Thermador appliances. Knotty oak doors, large picture windows, and soaring ceilings bring a warm, natural feel to the home and an abundance of light. A detached second house is a spacious 2 bed/ 1.5 bath complete with central air, private yard, and its very own hot tub. Entertainers will love hosting their friends and family here thanks to the resort like amenities including a pool with a water slide, two hot tubs, and built-in stereo with indoor and outdoor speakers. Located in the highly desirable Bonny Doon neighborhood of the Santa Cruz mountains. Just 15 minutes to downtown Ben Lomond!
Nestled in the heart of Rollingwoods Estates, this single level home has never been on the market. Located at the end of the cul-de-sac where the property has a surplus of parking, large lot dotted with many mature oak trees and expansive deck off the living room for BBQ's and entertaining. The family room was converted into a fully functional attached studio with fireplace and a separate entrance. Located in the award winning Scotts Valley School District and walking distance to Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park which offers amazing hiking and world class mountain biking. Minutes from Santa Cruz beaches and easy access to 17 for commuters. Why not live where you play?
Private and easy access at the "Gateway" to Bonny Doon sits this 3 bed 2.5 bath 2,800 SF home. smartly placed on a 1.2 acre horse property. A recently paved circular driveway greets your arrival and all this amongst the trees makes a hidden jewel. Spacious outdoor deck w/ peek of ocean and amazing sunsets. Fresh paint inside & out, new engineered floors, dishwasher, stove and oven. Two large family rooms with stone faced wood burning insert fireplaces, one on each floor. First floor large family room also has kitchenette w/ private entry. Easy/scenic drive to WestSide SC, Felton, Highway 1, beaches, shopping, restaurants and schools. 4 horse stalls, sm. round pen, feed/tack room. A 2500 gal water tank fed by the well. Easy access to miles of trails from mountain to beaches. 4 main County roads in and out access plus CAL FIRE Dept. across street. New roof May 2021. A 1.659 Acre Lot next door can be purchased APN 080-421-14 has well no pump yet, power permit approved/not paid for well.
Welcome home to Santa Cruz coastal living at Castle Mobile Estates- an all age park. This unbeatable central location is walking distance to 41st Avenue shopping and Pleasure Point restaurants, beaches and sunsets. Two separate and fully fenced yard areas. Take in the afternoon coastal breeze on your private covered front deck. Enjoy your private BBQ's in the rear patio. Room to garden in the raised vegetable beds in the additional open side yard. Bring your friends and family for a visit- plenty of room for 2 to 3 vehicles in the carport AND conveniently located adjacent to park guest parking. This home features two full bedrooms with an office space that could be creatively used for additional accommodations. Additional amenities and features include a Duro-Last Roofing System and a hot water on demand system. The park allows for pets (dogs up to 40 lbs). Don't miss out on this great coastal opportunity!
Best Deal only one block to the beach and a short walk to the boardwalk and downtown. This cute cottage is a great beach home with private yard and views of the mountains. With a wrap around porch this single wide home is perfect as a rental or beach getaway. Space lease will be $1750 for new owners. Two parking spaces available.
Your Beach Get Away! Ditch the car honey and lets go live at the beach! This corner unit condo is close to absolutely everything you need or want. Walk able to downtown with its lively entertainment, delicious dining, movie theaters music events, sandy beaches, iconic West Cliff Drive, Beach Boardwalk, and river trails. A quick bike ride to Pogonip or Wilder ranch is always beautiful. Trader Joes, Wholefoods, Starbucks, Verve, and Penny Ice Creamer also complement our location nicely. This quiet, single level, south facing home has tons of light and distant views. Seller improvements include dual pane windows/slider, electrical upgrades, and rich laminate flooring. We have a spacious open floor-plan and large balcony to enjoy morning sunrises or peaceful sunsets. HOA includes: Secured building, locked entrances, easy elevator access, cable TV, hot water, garbage, swimming pool, clubhouse, rooftop sun deck, on-site laundry, and dedicated parking spot, Just in Time for the Holidays!
Step into a storybook at this duplex located in a quiet nook of Downtown Santa Cruz. With Pacific Avenue 2 blocks away & UCSC 2 miles away, you're in the perfect place to experience every modern convenience Santa Cruz has to offer. But on your treelined street, it might as well be 1880. The interior & exterior have received a fresh coat of paint, but that doesn't mask the Victorian details - like a 3-toned color scheme, gingerbread dormer, & stained glass windows. High ceilings, oversized windows, wood beams, & new wood floors mix modern with timeless in the downstairs unit. A large bedroom, remodeled bathroom, & kitchen with granite countertops complete the spacious layout. Upstairs, the 2nd unit has tons of natural light, 2 bedrooms, & an incredible loft tucked into the peaks of the iconic roofline. In the loft, you'll find a large bonus space, a spa-like bathroom, & a secret door that leads to the rooftop deck. Write your own storybook & live the Santa Cruz life to the fullest!
TIC ownership, Charming Beach Cottage centrally located between Pleasure Point and "The Avenues." Just a couple of blocks to some of the best beaches that Santa Cruz has to offer. This 2 bedroom, 2 bath unit shares no walls with surrounding units and boasts a sunny, private backyard. The open floorplan and large bedrooms make this the perfect beach getaway, only a short distance to local restaurants and coffee shops. This is a 20% ownership purchase, 1 of the 5 units on the property.
13+ acres of near perfection. Norse inspired main house cradles an oasis of roses, gardens and greenery opening to the breakfast area and the great room. The home is perched on a slight knoll & overlooks the extensive parking, the shops with opaque roll-up doors of12', 10' & 8'! Yes, the smallest door is oversized! A car hoist and gobs of room for engine rebuilding are located in one section, and the owner's spacious woodshop is adjacent. This building also houses a studio apartment where the gifted caretaker lives. Unlike the main house, this building is served with auto fire sprinklers. There is a solar electric system AND a back up generator. Just down the hill from the shops is the pool cabana w/ kitchen, inground pool, sauna and hot tub. Don't forget the meadow for horses, sheep, soccer, or softball. All this, and the house is nice, too! Very quiet neighborhood in which no homes were lost in the CZU fires. On a private road just a short distance from BD School and Church.
Beautiful home in DeAnza Mobile Home park,on the Natural Bridges State Beach side of the park, with peaks of the beach & ocean! This home is situated near the Clubhouse,w/ year round heated swimming pool,workout facility,jacuzzi,sauna & more,with extra parking right across the street for your guests.This immaculate home features an open floor plan,so the cook can stir up a nice meal,while visiting with her guests/family in the nearby living room,great floorplan!The kitchen features ocean blue Corian counter tops,gas cooktop range,pantry cupboard & counter space to spread out.Laundry room is nearby for added convenience,w/ a door that leads to the outside.Great separation of bedrooms in this home too,w/ 2 guests bedrooms in the front of the house,and a nearby bathroom,with the master bedrm & bath, w/ dual sinks, & stall shower in the back of the house.The master bedroom has a slider to access the back deck,so you can smell the ocean,& hear the crashing waves.Monthly space rent $3312.
This iconic Seabright Beach Cottage has been in the same family for over 100 years, and is now available for others to create their own Beach memories. Absolutely adorable, and aptly nick-named "Tickled Pink" for its blissful nature, the possibilities are endless. Simply enjoy it in its ingenuous state with a plethora of space for gardening and entertaining or build your dream house...the choice is yours. New carpet, new vinyl, and fresh paint add to the appeal of the awe-inspiring location just steps to the wonderous Seabright Beach. This opportunity only comes once in a lifetime...make your dreams of living by the beach a reality.
Great Santa Cruz location!!! Seller motivated!!! This mobile home is located approximately 1 mile from the beach. Short distance to local restaurant favorites and lovely coffee shops. Not your typical mobile home. It is uniquely placed offset from the others in the far back corner of the mobile home park with quiet relaxing views of trees and garden from the living room. Located in the best space within the 55+ mobile home park. Big bonus, the carport is side by side. Resident owned park.
Live the ultimate coastal lifestyle from this four-bedroom oceanfront home on iconic West Cliff Drive! From panoramic ocean views, world-class surf, and stunning sunsets; this location has it all. The home offers a flexible open floor plan with 2 master suites, multiple gathering spaces, and the potential to separate the�home into 2 units. The main living area has beautiful white oak floors with inlay, an updated kitchen, dining area & living room that opens to the large flagstone patio, just steps to the ocean. Natural light is plentiful throughout this corner lot. The home is single level with the exception of a recent 2nd story addition that includes a bedroom with a full bath, walk-in closet, and an ocean view deck. A short stroll or bike ride to coffee shops, breweries, wineries, shopping & more. Situated between Natural Bridges Beach, Lighthouse Point & not far from Main Beach & the Boardwalk. Don't miss this special opportunity to make this yours!
First time on the market! Built 1994' Like new condition! 800 ft. walk to West Cliff Dr. Spacious attached two car garage, plus 800 sq. ft. detached garage with high ceilings, skylight and 10 ft. high garage door and office area. Easy care yards. New inside/outside paint, carpet and laminate flooring, refrigerator, water heater, most windows, landscaping, and fencing. Walk to beach, wharf, boardwalk and town.
617 E. Lake Ave.,
Watsonville, CA 95076 | Phone: (831) 818-7607 |