Belmont, CA, or "Beautiful Mountain," is conveniently located on the San Francisco Peninsula in San Mateo County in California. Home to more than 26,000 people, Belmont is halfway between the cities of San Francisco and San Jose. Incorporated in 1926, it sits among beautiful rolling hills that were originally part of the Rancho de las Pulgas land grant from Spain. Today, it is a family-friendly town with outstanding amenities. With more than a dozen city parks, the community is full of open spaces. The spaces are often used as a place to picnic, walk, bike, and play sports. (more)
Children attend excellent schools in the Belmont-Redwood City Unified School District. Historic buildings dot the city, including the Belmont Historical Society's museum in Twin Pines Park. Another historic building is Ralston Hall, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Landmarks and sits on the campus of the College of Notre Dame. Belmont is home to the Arts Council of San Mateo County. Dedicated to promoting the arts and local artists, the Council has a gallery that displays mixed-media artwork and other exhibits.
Belmont CA Property
Housing in Belmont is diverse in style and price points. Most of the larger homes for sale have views of the bay, city lights, Belmont Hills, mountains or valleys. Traditionally homes in Belmont start in the mid $600,000ís most are older homes with at least 3 bedrooms. Homes with 4 bedrooms start in the $800,000ís in desirable location, such as Belmont Country Club; although homes in this location are priced in the mid $900,000ís. Condos or townhomes are limited and can sometimes come on the market. Use the notify me of new listings to alert you on any condos/townhomes that come on the market. (more)
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Belmont, California Average Home Sizes and Asking Prices
Belmont Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of March 10th, 2014: homes priced around $1,278,115 compared to $1,401,738 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -10%. For Wednesday, March 12th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.36%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.38%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.43%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.77%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Belmont CA. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Belmont to help you find the best home!