Sun Valley Real Estate & Homes for Sale in California
Sun Valley: Located within Southern California’s beautiful San Fernando Valley, Sun Valley is less than a half-hour’s drive north of the city of Los Angeles. Sun Valley dates back to the post-Civil War era when Senator Maclay, now the namesake of a street in the city, bought 56,000 acres of land in the area. Sun Valley today is known as a quiet, safe place to live and raise a family. The local economy is strong and the educational systems well respected. Public schools in Sun Valley are part of the Los Angeles County Unified School District. An astonishing variety of excellent colleges and universities are within driving distance, including Pepperdine University, California Institute of Technology and the University of California – Los Angeles. Recreational opportunities in Sun Valley are many and varied. Golf courses, tennis courts, youth sports and much more keep residents of all ages active. The 45,000 residents of Sun Valley also have easy access to everything you could ask for in the greater Los Angeles area. Endless attractions and museums – as well as legendary beaches like those in Santa Monica and Malibu, not to mention the Angeles National Forest and the Santa Monica Mountains – are within arm’s reach. The city’s real estate offerings are varied, real estate ranging from affordable, low-maintenance condominiums and townhouses to moderately priced single-family homes to luxury estates and horse properties. Good schools, a great location, charming homes, Southern California’s famous weather, a low crime rate—Sun Valley has it all, and then some.
Sun Valley Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of February 23rd, 2015: homes priced around $467,584 compared to $466,080 the previous week, for a slight increase of less than +1%. For Sunday, March 1st, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.94%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.02%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.29%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.04%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Sun Valley 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 Sun Valley to help you find the best home!