North Sacramento Real Estate & Homes for Sale in California
North Sacramento is one of the fastest growing areas in the state. The Sacramento area has been named one of the Top 10 most desirable places to live in the United States and provides ample employment opportunities, great weather, low crime rates and a mix of established and newly developed communities. Located just five minutes from the Capital Cityís downtown district, North Sacramento offers residentís access to Interstate 5, affordable land and a favorable business climate. The area includes a wide variety of housing and commercial developments, including both newer planned communities like Natomas Park and older neighborhoods undergoing economic restructuring such as Del Paso Heights. The schools in North Sacramento are among the best in California and many institutions of higher education are nearby, including community colleges, technical schools and California State University, Sacramento. North Sacramento residents are enthusiastic supporters of local artists, and the area is unique in its use of arts-based development projects for commercial revitalization. Folsom Lake and the Sacramento and American rivers provide recreational opportunities, as do the many parks in the Sacramento area. The Pacific Ocean, Lake Tahoe and San Francisco are also within easy reach.
Real estate offerings in North Sacramento consist primarily of single-family detached homes, though some condominiums and townhouses are available. Properties are priced from approximately $350,000 to more than $600,000, depending on size, style and amenities. The planned community of Natomas Park houses a number of companion subdivisions with the West Natomas neighborhoods of Shorebird, Riversgate, Costa, Morgan and Parr located along the Sacramento River. Homes in Natomas Park range in price from the $350,000s to $600,000. Lots and land are also available for custom building.
North Sacramento Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of December 2nd, 2013: homes priced around $147,044 compared to $146,369 the previous week, for a slight increase of less than +1%. For Saturday, December 7th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.52%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.54%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.55%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.82%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in North Sacramento 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 North Sacramento to help you find the best home!