The median home value in Santa Cruz, CA is $1,265,000This 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 $1,265,000.
Approximately 41% of Santa Cruz homes are owned, compared to 52% rented, while 7% are vacant.
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Let the sun shine! Urban living in this beautiful Downtown condo! Secure access, lighted lobby, elevator, & private gated parking area. Studio living with all the amenities: high ceilings, natural light, private balcony, a large walk-in closet, and in-unit laundry. Lovely kitchen with ample space, granite counters, a dishwasher & disposal. Stroll to all the shops, restaurants & breweries downtown. Enjoy a coffee and bagel from The Bagelry or stroll to the weekly Farmers Market before enjoying entertainment at Kuumbwa Jazz Center. UCSC & The Boardwalk are just minutes away. Each unit has a private storage unit, an assigned covered parking space & garbage service. Pets allowed!
Ideal Prospect Heights Banana Belt location! Single story home with 4 bedrooms & 2 full baths, sits on large Corner lot. Backyard is fully fenced, features patio, lawn, & raised beds. Front yard is beautifully landscaped with low maintenance plants and pathways. Double paned windows throughout, w/ shutters & curtains. Storage galore, with 2 attics and oversized sheet rocked double garage. LVT flooring throughout home, carpet in bedrooms. Tastefully updated home.New washer, dryer, & dishwasher. Breakfast bar, Corian countertops, Huge skylight in kitchen, and two more in garage. Ceiling fans in every room. Close to school, freeway access, and great restaurants and shops. No sign on property.
Welcome to the sweet neighborhood of Santa Cruz Gardens. 276 Chirco is a lovingly, well cared for, 1300 square foot, family home of many years. Situated on a quiet cul-de- sac street, with a 9017 square foot lot, with space to grow, this is your next forever home. Recent exterior upgrades include a 50 year Class A asphalt fiberglass composition roof with transferable warranty, new aluminum gutters and downspouts, fresh paint on entire home, yard clearing and general sprucing up. Interior upgrades include, newer bathrooms, dual pane windows, new plank flooring in kitchen and family room area. Original hardwood floors throughout front room and bedrooms with a cozy living room fireplace add to the comforts this home has to offer. Centrally located, with close proximity to Hiway 1 for commuting, approximately 10 minutes to beaches, boardwalk, Cabrillo College, UCSC, downtown Santa Cruz, and restaurants. This is Santa Cruz's best kept secret, everyone loves the gardens.
Wonderful Rolling woods neighborhood. 3-bedroom, 3-bathroom home on a large parcel with a separate 1 bed / 1 bath retreat behind the garage. Custom woodwork throughout, majestic marble bathroom, custom remodeled kitchen with custom cabinets, granite counters and cherrywood flooring. Large backyard with beautiful gazebo made for relaxing, entertaining, dancing, etc. Covered breezeway takes you to the garage and detached bedroom. Close to Brook Knoll Elementary, Henry Cowell, Highways, shopping and more.
The Simple Beach Life can be easily enjoyed just 1/2 block to Black's Beach in this charming home with many amenities in the Twin Lakes neighborhood of Santa Cruz. Highly coveted and rarely available location on 14th Avenue w/ great access to shopping, restaurants and just 45 min to the Bay Area. Beautiful landscaping front and back, zen like rear garden has a hot springs hot tub, full gas hook up to BBQ, movable fire pit, whimsical outdoor heater and fragrant plantings; enjoy endless relaxation here. Outdoor shower, perfect for washing off after a beach swim. Excellent bonus room with the detached garage that can double as an ADU w/ full shower; play room, office, gym, guest room or possible rental, you decide! Can easily be expanded or live in now and simply enjoy. Style & panache in Santa Cruz awaits!
We take your centrally located, walk-to-the-beach-in-15-minutes Seabright home & we double it - because this beach house is a duplex. Walk to Midtown, Verve Coffee, the Harbor, Pacific Edge Climbing Gym, or the Pacific Ocean itself. There are also tons of ways to get outside, like local ocean-view parks & the hidden gem that is Arana Gulch Open Space. When you're not outside walking, surfing, roller skating, or paddleboarding, you'll love spending time in your sunny home. Surrounded by a quintessential picket fence, each unit offers a garage, two bedrooms, a spacious bathroom, & a large living space that maximizes every square inch. This is aided by all of the windows that wrap around the house. This duplex is the perfect investment opportunity, multi-family setup, or a fantastic way to live by the beach while supplementing your mortgage by renting out one of the units. Whether you're looking for an investment or investing in your lifestyle, you'll love this Seabright beach home.
Located in Santa Cruz County's premier all-age manufactured home community, this home is waking distance to Santa Cruz Harbor, beaches, shops and trails. Built in 1966 this home has retro charm but has had all of the flooring replaced with new laminate floors, new toilets, brand new redwood steps to the back door and new ground cover around the outside. The large living room has windows looking down the street from this corner lot. Seller is offering a credit for buyers to choose a new refrigerator for the kitchen. Be sure to check out the park pool and clubhouse while visiting the Yacht Harbor community.
Welcome to your own personal oasis in Santa Cruz Gardens! Extensively remodeled in 2019 with luxury upgrades such as recessed lighting, brand new Thermador kitchen appliances, a new Tesla solar roof and 14 KWH power walls, a dual electric car charger in the garage, and double-paned windows. The master suite features two walk-in closets for plenty of storage and a private patio. Spacious kitchen allows casual dining at the island or breakfast bar, and the open concept makes entertaining a breeze. A gorgeous Trex deck highlights the backyard, stretching out to the drought resistant artificial grass and relaxing view of the surrounding trees. A lengthy driveway sets you back from the hustle and bustle, allowing the serenity of complete privacy. Sitting on over an acre of land, this home is the perfect personal retreat without giving up any of the convenience! Located close to shopping, highways, hiking trails, a Golf Course and award-winning Chaminade Spa and Resort.
***One of a kind...rare find of a single residential parcel of approx.15K sf+ to design and create a unique-amazing estate OR develop site into a potential 3 to 4 lot subdivision (depending on the City of Santa Cruz guidelines of their interpretation of the new Sate Bills 9 or 10 for increase density)...close to beaches, downtown, transit, and UCSC***Just imagine building your home or vacation retreat here!***The street has already been upgraded and rebuilt with newer homes***You are next?***The city of Santa Cruz states: "buildings can be built 30' high (2.5 stories) with set backs on side yards at 5' and 20', front and rear. Lot exempt from Costal Commission requirements."***Maybe, just maybe you can get a peek-a-boo ocean view from the crow's next on the second floor*All info to be verified by the buyer...Seller will entertain splitting the lot for an approx. 6K sf+- and retain the balance for his personal use**view the home: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/13234295?guests=1&adults=1
Oversize lot on quiet Cul-de-sac close to UCSC & Westlake Elementary! As you pull into the driveway, you'll feel instantly at home. The clean, classic lines strike a chord within you. The green slate walkway curves through lush, mature landscaping to reach the stately front door and covered porch. Inside, polished wood and tile floors beckon. You'll quickly discover the sunny living room, glass door open to the yard. There's a cheerful side patio, the perfect spot for morning coffee, an afternoon BBQ, or libations in the evening. Back inside, you'll come upon the office, positioned just off the living room, with insulated walls which make it the perfect, quiet place for those who work from home. Past the office, the kitchen boasts rich, granite slab counters and clean white cabinetry, ample space for all the accouterments any chef could desire. The dining area is adjacent to another glass door leading to an oversize brick patio, large enough to host all your friends and family.
What better place to lay down roots than a sunny 7750 sq ft lot on a quiet cul-de-sac in the heart of Live Oak, and what better choice than this comfortable single-level to call home. Move-in easy w/newly refinished hardwood flrs, double pane windows, central FA heating, new light fixtures, new luxury vinyl in the kitchen, dining and family room, new paint inside and out. If you dream of being the urban gardener, this extra-large lot w/southern-exposed backyard is a blank slate to make it happen. And surprise- no big two-stories next door to steal your sun or take away any privacy when you BBQ on the patio. And if you want storage, an attached 2-car garage, shed and drive-thru gate that give you, your boat, and all your stuff a happy place to be. And how happy would you be if this locale put you within easy walking distance to Trader Joes, Whole Foods, and the Capitola Mall, and walking or biking distance to popular Pleasure Point shops, eateries and beaches. This is what I call home!
Adorable single level 1938 built vintage home located in the highly desirable Santa Cruz Banana Belt! Beautiful wood floors and fireplace add to the warmth & charm! Modern upgrades include fabulous kitchen and bathroom remodels, electrical was upgraded to 200 amp service plus tank less water heater installed! Relax & rejuvenate in the main bathroom's awesome jetted tub! Side alley access for easy backyard improvements including possible ADU or detached office? Room for pool, spa or great garden areas! Composite decking in the backyard and a built in grill make it perfect for entertaining! Short jaunt to fabulous mid-town restaurants, shopping and entertainment! Minutes to fantastic beaches, the SC Harbor and Hwy 1 for the commuter!
Nestled in the majestic redwoods of the desirable Woods Cove gated community is a 5 bed 5.5 bath 5,402sqft home. This is the model home for the community which boasts an incredibly private lot set-back comfortably from the street. Entertain family and friends with this spacious layout highlighted by multiple living areas, dining areas (formal & informal), and 4 fireplaces throughout to create an intimate ambiance for any occasion. Across the courtyard is a bonus room perfect for a music studio, art studio, or home gym. The master suite has a large study with a double-sided fireplace, incredible view of the redwoods and open space, his/hers vanities and closets, and a gorgeous soaking tub. Plenty of room for guests as each bedroom has a full bath and even a separate entrance for the unit above the courtyard. Easy access to HWY17 & 1 for a quick commute, 5min from shopping and dining Downtown, famous Santa Cruz Beaches, hiking & biking trails, and a chip shot to Pasatiempo Golf Club.
Rare availability in Snug Harbor, an all age park in desirable Pleasure Point. Just minutes to the beach. Two bedrooms, two baths with covered porch and carport. Open floor plan with large family room, dining area and kitchen.
This 1st floor, 2 bedroom condo is a fixer upper with a lot of potential. There is a spacious family room, and also an attached private patio (see pictures). The complex is centrally located in downtown Santa Cruz, walking distance to popular Pacific Ave. shops, restaurants, and bars. In addition to neighboring public parks, it is a short distance to Santa Cruz beaches and the Beach Boardwalk. The condominium complex also includes a recreation pool area, and assigned parking spaces (car port).
OPEN HOUSE SUN. 1/23 1-4. ENJOY THE SANTA CRUZ LIFESTYLE! CENTRALLY LOCATED THIS CHARMING COTTAGE FEATURES 2 BD, 1 BA 915 SQ. FT. PLUS BONUS ATTACHED STUDIO IN A QUIET GARDEN SETTING. SHOWS BEAUTIFULLY WITH. HARDWD FLOORS, PLASTER WALLS, GAS FIREPLACE, LARGE WINDOWS, REMODELED BATH, VINTAGE KITCHEN & OFF STREET PARKING. YOU ARE JUST ONE MILE FROM PLEASURE POINT SURF., & CLOSE TO GREAT RESTAURANTS, SHOPPING & CAPITOLA WHARF. THIS SPECIAL HOME IS SITUATED AT THE END OF A LITTLE KNOWN QUIET CUL DE SAC. DON'T WAIT TO SEE THIS SWEET GEM!
Become one w/ the magical energy & gentle nature of this stunning estate sheltered at the end of a private road on a calm lagoon & just a stone's throw away from the pristine sands Santa Cruz offers. This is where low-key luxury meets relaxed high-end discernment in a serene resort-like feel. Luxe primary bedroom suite wing w/all essential living on the ground floor centered around an impressive kitchen/family great room. Flowing floorplan & great separation w/plenty of flex spaces for office, workout, hobby, multi-gen options. Dialed & styled w/contemporary upgrades & amenities throughout - Blue Star 10 Gas Burner Range, Breakfast/Coffee & Wet Bar, Soaker Tub, Custom Black Steel Shower doors, his & hers walk-in closet, his & hers sinks with makeup desk & home automation. 4 Car garage, plus beautifully landscaped lush grounds w/a pool, outdoor kitchen and BBQ are designed w/hosting friends and family in mind. Close to the Harbor and mins to scintillating beaches along the Monterey Bay.
Adorable mid-century rancher, nestled on a lovely setting at the top of the hill, in the heart of sunny Santa Cruz Gardens, a neighborhood beloved for its trick-or-treating and annual Christmas light displays, with the added perk of available optional membership in the private community pool. This home has the sought-after larger 2-bedroom floor plan with a delightful feel that has been artfully remodeled with stylish accents throughout. The sleeping quarters are wonderfully spacious, with direct back yard access and en-suite bath for the primary suite, and large closets in both bedrooms. Cozy up by the fire or cook a fabulous meal in the open concept living/kitchen room at the oversize chef's range and concrete-clad island with prep sink under pendant lighting. Pursue your hobbies in the large attached garage-shop, and spend leisure time in the grand backyard. All this an easy walk or bike ride to the playing fields of Santa Cruz Gardens Elementary and the nature trails of Chaminade.
Lagoon views, hear the fountain, and gaze at the greenbelt and water from this home! Great location with no homes in front of you, with morning and afternoon sun, so light and bright, you will love it! Beautiful creamy white carpet, built-ins, white cabinets in kitchen, and a separate family room for cozy movies, and separation. There is a laundry room with stackable washer and dryer, and extra cabinets for your storage. The master bedroom has 2 closets, dual sinks, and is situated in the back of the house where it is quiet, and private. DeAnza park is a gated community, with a year round heated swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna, Clubhouse/kitchen for your use, and enjoyment, a workout facility, community utility room, and a private beach to dig your toes in, and relax. DeAnza is perched on the Pacific Ocean, absolutely like none other, you will love it!! Monthly space rent for buyer is $3300 which includes all the amenities the park offers.
Catch the aloha vibe here! This lovely home in the heart of the lower westside, has an island feel. 2BR/1BA home well apportioned with, large bath, warm cork floors and amazing outdoor space with privacy fence of lush passion fruit vines, gracious outdoor deck with space for entertaining, slides or sandboxes. The home has gorgeous features such as Saltillo tiles in the bath, crown molding, space efficient refrigerator, surf board storage, planter boxes and outdoor shower. Possibility for more outdoor storage. Enjoy this amazing area with trails, surf, sun and beaches. Circle by!
Early 1900's William Weeks Victorian currently being used as a Westside Santa Cruz rental property with great rental history. Tastefully remodeled and updated by the current owner while maintaining its original charm. The west facing backyard features a cottage and an artist studio as well as a large yard perfect for gardening and entertaining. This sought after Santa Cruz location is walking distance to great schools, restaurants and transportation. The Pictures in the listing are from the last time that it was on the market.
VIEW, LOCATION, & QUALITY combine for this rare find next to downtown and the wharf! Like new 2019 construction w/ open floor plan, 2bd/2ba, with huge wrap around deck overlooking the Neary Lagoon w/ unbelievable 180� views!! All new appliances, beautiful hardwood floors, quality bathrm/kitchen tile work, and tons of natural light w/ skylights! 2 car covered carport, tankless water heater, new washer/dryer, and deck preparations for covered awning entertainment area just to name a few. This home has the best location in the park w/ privacy and amazing views over the entire natural space/lagoon running along and out from the rear of the property. 2 min walk to the beach/ocean & Santa Cruz Wharf, 4 min walk to the Boardwalk, 10 min walk to Downtown, and Westcliff Dr. walk & bike path which starts right at the entrance to the property! Super friendly all age park with community room and guest parking. Come by and see this beautiful new home with unbeatable views and location for yourself!
Just completed remodel with Lifeproof plank flooring, designer paint, new appliances, bathrooms, 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 and being offered for sale for the first time, this 2 bed, 2.5 bath, 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, half bath, kitchen and dining area, and a comfortable deck with sunny city views. Upstairs are 2 very ample and comfortable master suites. Blocks to Pacific Garden Mall, Santa Cruz Art Center, coffee houses, restaurants, boutique shopping and farmers market. Located roughly one and one half miles to the Wharf, Boardwalk, W Cliff Dr. and UCSC. Enjoy downtown Santa Cruz from the comfort of your home. (Photos with staging are from different but identical townhome.)
Nestled in a quiet cul de sac in the highly desirable Santa Cruz Gardens neighborhood. New construction finished w/ incredible attention to detail, this home is your own private paradise. Only minutes away from town & major commute corridors. Floor plan flows beautifully from room to room. The gourmet kitchen features a six-burner stove, oversized island w/ seating, warming drawer, & custom-made light fixtures. Ideal for those that love to entertain: Dine Al Fresco on the 550+ SqFt deck adjacent to the kitchen & dining room. Upstairs, a loft-style family room opens onto a spacious deck w/ views of the ocean. The luxurious primary suite has a dual closet & cozy balcony overlooking stunning eucalyptus trees. A luxurious spa bathroom is the perfect retreat thanks to a generously sized soaking tub, dual sinks w/ quartz countertops, & stall shower. A fully fenced in yard w/ mature landscaping for your furry friends. The three-car garage features dual charging ports for electric cars.
Take a look at this two bedroom, two bath home with new carpet and pad, Dual Glazed windows, Deck with new carpet, professionally cleaned and power washed exterior. Close to shopping and beach in an all age park with rent control. Distant mountain view. The time is right for starting the new year in your own home!
617 E. Lake Ave.,
Watsonville, CA 95076 | Phone: (831) 818-7607 |