Los Altos Real Estate and The Community of Los Altos

Dawn’s intimate knowledge of the community makes her an expert in Los Altos Real Estate!

With its quaint, tree-lined streets, Los Altos offers a quintessential ‘small town America’ atmosphere in the epicenter of the Silicon Valley. This 7 square mile residential community, a perfect place for young families and people who enjoy a leisurely pace of life, prides itself on its culture, vibrancy and family focus.

With 16 community centers and parks, including the 3.7-acre Shoup Park along Adobe Creek and the 6-acre Redwood Grove nature preserve, Los Altos offers much in the way of outdoor activities.  Shoup Park is a pleasant walk from downtown and beckons residents with its lush lawns and shaded picnic areas and families with children will enjoy the kid-friendly play areas. The 7 charming shopping districts in Los Altos are bursting with cafes and fine dining, boutiques and bookstores, spas and dance studios as well as a blend of national and local stores.

The town holds many annual community-building events such as their monthly ‘First Friday’. Held in its enchanting downtown, this evening event is about fantastic food, live music and the arts. The annual Festival Of Lights Parade is a favorite among families from all around the Bay Area, drawing over 17,000 spectators to watch the procession of 60 splendidly decorated holiday floats.

LEARN MORE ABOUT THESE LOS ALTOS AREAS:

COMMUNITY NEWS

GET THIS INFO IN YOUR INBOX

Sign up below and Silicon Valley and Beyond will occasionally send important market conditions and notes on trends in local Real Estate right to your inbox.

Aussie-Inspired Bluestone Lane Coffee Opening in Los Altos

Created by former Australian Football League player, Nick Stone, Bluestone Lane Coffee is derived from Melbourne Australia’s renowned coffee culture. It’s original location opened in Manhattan’s Greenwich Village and within the past few years, jumped to the West Coast, […]

Los Gatos North 40 Moratorium Expires

On August 15th a special meeting of the Los Gatos Town Council was held decide whether to extend or expire the moratorium that placed a temporary halt on development of the highly debated North 40 project. Set between […]

5 Reasons Why It Pays to Sell Your Home Right Now

Ten years ago, the bottom fell out of the housing market, leaving many homeowners nationwide underwater with their mortgage and numerous others in foreclosure situations. Today, buyers’ confidence in residential real estate has skyrocketed across the country, especially […]

SCHOOLS IN LOS ALTOS

Explore information about Los Altos schools, API scores and the correlation between well performing schools and associated real estate costs.

Los Altos boasts exemplary public schools while its top rated elementary and middle schools rank among the state’s best. The Los Altos school district holds bragging rights as the top-scoring district in California. With an average API score of 968, the schools emphasize extraordinary academic performance solidified by a commitment to implementation of innovative learning practices.