CAMBRIAN PARK HOMES
CAMBRIAN PARK HOMES
Looking for a nice San Jose area to live? Want good schools? Do you want to be close to all the modern conveniences? Then check out the Cambrian Park and Cambrian neighborhood in the southwest area of San Jose in the 95124 zip code.
Located in the southwest part of Santa Clara County and San Jose, it is adjacent to the communities of Willow Glen, Campbell, Los Gatos, and Almaden Valley. Commuting options are numerous, including the 85, 87, 17/880 and 280 freeways as well as San Tomas and Southwest Expressways. Commute is about 10-15 minutes to downtown San Jose, Santa Clara or Blossom Hills during off hour times. Public transportation includes VTA bus and light rail options. You are close to everything and also close to the Santa Cruz mountains and beaches are only about an hour a way too!
This suburb is a nice and affordable community to consider if you are looking for a home or neighborhood as you consider your options. Many consider this a family friendly area. As a real estate broker since 1988, the community of Cambrian Park and the Cambrian provides great value, amenities, and services with a healthy mix of good schools, activities and security. The pricing is generally above the average price in Santa Clara County as you can see from the comparable graphs below.
If you are looking for nice homes and areas to consider here, then simply click the link to view the current inventory of Cambrian homes for sale in the area. Currently the area has strong demand with many multiple offers the norm. I just sold another home by Fammatre and Ida Price schools with multiple offers in 10 days.
An established community, Cambrian Park has some of the older homes in the area, typically 55-64 years old and above average size lots, typically over 7000 SF. The average San Jose lot is in the 5000-6000 SF area. The typical Cambrian homes are in the 35-50 year old range, with some newer homes too. There is a mix of affordable homes as well as nice homes and a smattering of luxury homes, especially as you are close to Dry Creek, Los Gatos border or go toward the southern foothills. As there is very little available open land available for development, most new homes are remodeled or small projects. See Cambrian market activity for real estate trends, community information, and schools. information.
The Cambrian area has some of the better public and private schools in San Jose. Be sure to contact the Cambrian, Campbell Union High School or private schools district or offices for the most current API scores, school district map or qualifications.
AMENITIES & SERVICES
There are many parks, community centers, bike and hike trails in or adjacent to the Cambrian area. Hills just south of Cambrian Park offer great outdoor activities. The perk ponds on the west side provide bike, hike, fishing, and more. Cambrian is just a short trip to many outstanding venues including downtown Los Gatos, Santana Row, Valley Fair Shopping Mall, Pruneridge, Oakridge Mall, Westridge Mall, downtown Willow Glen and Campbell are full of shopping, dining and entertaining opportunities.
If you are looking for a good neighborhood to live in, then Cambrian is a nice community to consider. Everyone asks about the crime or make up and, really, can you say any place is without it's issues? Cambrian is much better than most Silicon Valley cities, and just be a smart consumer and do your research to make sure. Plenty of amenities and conveniently located near many wonderful venues, this is worthy community. If there is one thing I would say about Cambrian is that is is a nice community that offers allot of value without "mortgaging the farm," a relative terms for those that are coming into Silicon Valley, as home prices and rents are generally higher than most of the nation and when prices go up, the go up big. Once you decide what qualities are important to you, you may also find that Cambrian is an attractive area to consider.
Cambrian Park Homes... a great place to live.