Mill Valley Real Estate & Homes for Sale in California
Mill Valley is located 12 miles northwest of San Francisco in Marin County at the base of Mt. Tamalpais. Residents of Mill Valley enjoy a rewarding lifestyle filled with clean and safe city streets that are lined with attractive Marin County homes and houses, inviting shops, eateries and boutiques. A short drive over the Golden Gate Bridge grants entry into the San Francisco Metro Area's amenities.
The local public school system is comprised of five elementary schools, one middle school and Tamalpais High School. Almost all schools in the district are rated in the top 10% in California and all greatly surpassed the state API scores. Tamalpais High School recently received a state "Distinguished School" award. (more)
In July of 2005 CNN/Money and Money magazine ranked Mill Valley 10th on its list of the top "100 Best Places to Live" in the United States. Several movie stars, famous writers, musicians and other celebrities own homes in Mill Valley because of its peaceful setting along the western and northern shores of Richardson Bay. The city's proximity to larger cities in the Bay Region and Marin County also make living in Mill Valley appealing.
There is so much to do in this part of the country and this artsy town is no different. Annual events include the Dipsea Race, the Mill Valley Film Festival, the Mill Valley Wine Festival, and the Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival. Whether you are here to raise a family, retire, purchase Mill Valley real estate investments, condos or homes in Marin County, or simply build a fresh start, nothing beats Mill Valley.
Price Range of Mill Valley Homes, Houses, Condos for Sale
Mill Valley features an array of real estate options and home styles that can be found within any one of its many neighborhoods. From contemporary homes and Cape Cod style houses to Mid-Century modern estate properties and cottage style residences, Mill Valley has it all. In neighborhoods such as Shelter Ridge, Portsmouth Square and Homestead Valley, properties sell from the mid-$600,000s to $800,000s and higher. In the highly sought-after luxury, upscale neighborhoods of Middle Ridge, Blithedale Canyon and Tam Valley, many larger high-end homes range from the mid-$700,000s to $4 million and higher. A variety of historic estate properties are also available while a select few plots of land for custom home development can be purchased.
Mill Valley, California Average Home Sizes and Asking Prices
Asking Price in 94941 - 3 Bedroom Single Family Homes
Mill Valley Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of February 23rd, 2020: homes priced around $1,508,994 compared to $1,508,994 the previous week, to remain steady with no change in listing price. For Sunday, February 23rd, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.51%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.90%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.41%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.12%.