Why should I buy real estate in Los Gatos, CA?
Los Gatos, CA is closely tied to Silicon Valley. Despite the explosion of the urban centers to its north, in cities such as San Jose and Fremont, Los Gatos continues to retain its small town image with a well-balanced mix of residential, commercial, service, and open space uses, benefiting residents, businesses, and visitors. Nearly 30,000 people live here, most likely impressed with its natural attractions, tranquil neighborhoods, and simple activities.
- Los Gatos Farmer's Market (weekly, from local farmers).
- Wineries and vineyards.
- Robust downtown shopping and dining.
Are there first-time homebuyer programs for Los Gatos, CA real estate?
Santa Clara County passed Measure A to provide assistance for first-time homebuyers. You can contact County resources by visiting their website at https://www.sccgov.org/sites/scc/Documents/home.html.
Housing Trust Silicon Valley is a non-profit organization that offers assistance with first-time homebuyers in Santa Clara County, which would include homes for sale in Los Gatos, CA. You can learn more about their programs by visiting https://housingtrustsv.org/programs/homebuyer-assistance/.
Do you include MLS listings for Los Gatos, CA homes for sale?
Yes, we include MLS listings for real estate available to buy in Los Gatos, CA.
Can I find condos and townhomes in Los Gatos, CA as well?
You can find condominiums ("condos") and townhomes in Los Gatos, CA by using the Property Types filter at the top-right. In case you're wondering about the differences between a condo and townhouse, here's an explanation below:
- A condo is a type of real estate where you share joint ownership of the building with other residents. You own the airspace and interior of the structure section that you purchase, but not the building itself. The building is managed by an Association, and the condo owner only owns the land surrounding the building and the building itself.
- A townhouse refers to a type of construction where living spaces are connected and not free-standing, but also not internally interconnected. You own the front yard and backyard and assume ownership of your building.