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Redwood City CA is considered one of the best places to live in the California area. Located in San Mateo County with a population of 85,784, the city boasts an average of 255 sunny days every year giving it the slogan “climate best by government test.”
If you’re looking for Redwood City CA homes for sale, you are most likely going to find a mixed urban-suburban living environment. In the Redwood shores near the bay area, you will find many houses and schools that offer a more suburban feel, while the hillside areas (Emerald Hills) offer a more isolated area to live in.
With the Caltrain around, you won’t need to purchase a separate car to travel to work as the famous “Baby Bullet” trains which run much faster than regular trains have a stop in Redwood City. The commute times to the nearby San Jose, San Francisco, and East bay areas are also quite reasonable.
The weather in Redwood city is extremely pleasant. You will be able to live without air conditioning for most of the year and even though the fog is high in the early mornings, it reliably clears by the time you start the day.
There are many school options for you to choose from in the Redwood City CA area with 74 schools in total. The best elementary and middle school to attend would be North Star Academy which is rated above average compared to other schools in California. Then there is the Summit Preparatory Charter High School and Sequoia High School which are also great high schools.
If you prefer private schools, there is the Stratford School in Palo Alto and Miramonte Christian School which covers all grades from elementary to high school. Once students have completed school, they can move on to the top colleges in Redwood city which are Cañada college which is a community college, or Menlo college, a private college option.
Being close to San Francisco, there are many famous people who live close to Redwood City or were born there. Some prominent names are Linda Cardellini, Julian Edelman, and Neil Young who has a ranch in Redwood City. Looking for Redwood City CA homes for sale puts you within driving distance from many famous names living in San Francisco.
The community in Redwood City is pretty engaged and diverse. There are events happening in the town square all year round, live music every night, and quite a few theatres such as Fox Theatre for musicals and concerts, and Dragon Theatre for more indie production shows.
You can also take part in the various community activities and clubs in the area such as the Arts & Parks events, the Art Kiosk on Courthouse Square, Fair Oaks Community Centers, and Veterans Memorial Senior Center (VMSC) which provide a range of services for the older community. There are also Bocce ball courts, Tennis courts, Horseshoe pits, sports fields, and others for more engaging activities.
Find perfect Redwood City CA Homes for sale for your whole family right here at Milad Real Estate. You can contact us via phone or by email for any inquiries. Take advantage of our veteran real estate experience to find the perfect home.