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.
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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!
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.
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!
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.
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.
The "River House" is a spectacular property located in Paradise Park Masonic Club. YOU MUST BE A MASON OR EASTERN STAR FOR 1 YEAR TO PURCHASE. Over 1/4 acre on the San Lorenzo River. The house has many recent upgrades including new appliances, on demand hot water system, newer forced-air heating system, new on demand generator. Remodeled bathrooms, 4 car garage, lots of extra parking. Ideal for multi-generational family. HOA fees include Property taxes. Buyer to pay $10,000 membership application fee.
Welcome home to this charming single story ranch style home, for sale for the first time by the original owner. Excellent commute location and renowned Scotts Valley School District. Enjoy the views from Living room or Family room through the floor to ceiling windows and sliding doors. Cozy up to fireplaces in both living areas. On clear days you can see downtown Santa Cruz and the Ocean. Spacious 2 bedrooms, with built in vanities, storage and cedar lined closets, separated by the large main bathroom. The third bedroom is located on the other end of the house near bathroom and well-sized laundry room with extra storage. The home features a generously sized two car garage and off street parking area for multiple cars. Driveway is lined with beautiful mature bougainvillea bushes and there is plenty of space for a garden in the backyard to entertain. Call for an appointment to see.
Incredible Downtown Santa Cruz Mixed-Use Investment. This property includes four 2 bedroom apartments along with a hidden gem of a commercial space. Immaculate landscaping in the front entry and a backyard oasis that must be seen to be believed. Great opportunity for an owner user who wants to continue the legacy of the highly rated day spa. With more than 5,600 sf, 112 Elm is a great investment with solid rents and is located within the Opportunity Zone in the heart of downtown Santa Cruz, allowing for valuable future development. Easy access to beaches, UCSC, The Boardwalk, transit, restaurants, shops, and much more
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.
202 Panetta Ave is a 14-unit work-live condo community. The ground floor is a commercial space with full bathroom and roll up door. Internal stairs lead to 2nd floor kitchen and living room, with 1/2 bath and washer dryer hookup. 2nd floor has separate entrance to community courtyard. 3rd floor has master bedroom with full bath. 3rd floor also has deck with views. Very cool and vibrant area of Santa Cruz not far from the beach. A business license with the City of Santa Cruz is required. There are many uses for the ground floor that will qualify for commercial use. Can arrange private tour. Visit the website for additional information: WWW.202PanettaAve.com Units qualify for SBA financing or general commercial financing.
Transaction fell through - no fault of this special property. Homes like this do not come up often! Nestled amongst majestic Oaks and Madrones, this is a magical place lovingly referred to as "The Farmhouse at Oak Hollow." Truly unique, a lush courtyard welcomes you into this warm & artistic home. You will be enchanted by the authentic coved shiplap entry hall leading to a magnificent Grand Room with tongue and groove 10 foot ceilings & locally milled fir hardwood floors. Gorgeous concrete floors & countertops in the kitchen lead to a cozy breakfast nook. A charming library with a glorious 15 foot clerestory ceiling will be a perfect retreat or office. 1 guest bedroom on the main level, and 3 generous bedrooms on the second level. There is a 2 bedroom guest quarter suite with its own private entrance and deck, that sits over the large detached garage. Both a family home & entertainer's dream, there are acres to roam, farm, play, and live happily - so far away yet mere minutes to town.
Close in Country living! This custom contemporary home built in 1999 is nestled on nearly an acre with mature landscaping bordering Branciforte Creek. Located in desirable Carbonera Estates, just minutes to fine restaurants, amenities, and schools in the city, but with a sense of space and serenity typically only found in the country. Lovingly maintained by the original owner with three bedrooms upstairs, one bedroom on the ground floor of the 4,841sqft. main home, and over 2,500 square feet of heated bonus/basement area, the over 7,000 square feet of interior space includes a tiki bar, lanai, home office, game room, gym, and more. Vaulted ceilings and generous view windows bring the outdoors in, with a spacious rear deck overlooking Branciforte Creek providing a relaxing setting for observing nature. The eat-in skylit kitchen is well appointed with custom counters and cabinets. A four-car garage with space for a full workshop and a bonus carport provide ample off-street parking.
This entertainers paradise delivers the peace, serenity, and tranquility you so deserve! Nested at the end of a well-maintained community road just off Empire Grade Rd, this property provides a level of privacy without having to drive down long and narrow roads. This spacious 2777sf home includes a primary suite with a large walk-in closet, spacious primary bathroom with a jacuzzi tub, dual-sink vanity, and a private balcony. Comfortable and pleasing architecture including 1 ground level bedroom and bathroom. Large open kitchen with a center island allows for great cooking and entertaining. The vaulted ceiling with arch windows provides an open and spacious feeling with many skylights to allow natural light to fill the rooms during the day and recessed lighting to add a glow for the evening along with a wood fireplace. 4 doors open to decks on 3 sides of the home to enjoy outdoor living. New rebuilt water system. Close proximity to beaches and hiking and biking trails.
617 E. Lake Ave.,
Watsonville, CA 95076 | Phone: (831) 818-7607 |