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$929,000 : 79 Robinhood Drive, San Rafael3 beds, 2 full bathsListing provided by Mary Edwards, Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage
$1,039,000 : 146 Ridgewood Drive, San Rafael3 beds, 2 full bathsListing provided by Falla Associates, Decker Bullock Sothebys International Realty
$2,250,000 : 828 Point San Pedro Road, San Rafael3 beds, 3 full, 1 half bathsListing provided by Karyn Kambur, Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage
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WHY SAN RAFAEL?
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San Rafael real estate, located in central Marin County, this former Spanish mission settlement is the county’s largest city and home to much of its history and culture. Almost a third of the San Rafael land for sale has been set aside for parks and open spaces. It also is home to a bustling business district and has a perfect climate for enjoying year-round outdoor recreation. San Rafael condos for sale offer a variety of different price points from small family neighborhood houses to grand, sprawling mansions and estates. Furthermore, San Rafael luxury homes for sale offer an impressive ambient setting that any home owner can truly enjoy. If you are looking for San Rafael houses for sale, contact a certified San Rafael real estate agent who can help you find the perfect property for sale in San Rafael.
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San Rafael, CA real estate is very competitive. As the oldest incorporated city in Marin County, San Rafael has many distinctive neighborhoods. The average price of a home here is $930,000, while the most expensive home sold recently topped $4.8 million. Home prices in San Rafael have increased in value some 26% since 2012.
This city has many historical homes and many homes with unique and stunning architecture. The city’s excellent schools and attractive downtown continue to draw in new residents, making San Rafael real estate an excellent investment.
Long home to at least three major Miwok villages, the area that is now San Rafael seems to have almost always been populated. Spanish priests founded a mission here in 1817 called Mission San Rafael Arcangel. The mission was initially a hospital for the local tribes but was later expanded to provide a full range of services. Missions served as military outposts, resting points for travelers, and as places to convert the local tribes to Christianity.
The mission was abandoned in 1844, but the town of San Rafael continued to grow around the former mission buildings. The town was formally incorporated in 1874. In 1879 the railroad arrived, making San Rafael an important regional hub and connecting the city with the national rail network.
San Rafael has a population of 57,713 and a median income of $72,000. It is the most economically and ethnically diverse city in Marin County. With over 80% of its population employed in white collar jobs, including many who work in the movie and high-tech industries, San Rafael is a town of driven and motivated people. It is also one of the most educated cities in the United States. Celebrities as diverse as Jerry Garcia, George Lucas, and Carlos Santana have all called this beautiful city home.
San Rafael is served by two different school districts. San Rafael City Schools is the larger district and has six elementary schools, one combination elementary and middle school, a middle school, and two high schools.
Dixie School District has three elementary schools and a middle school. Students living in the Dixie School District attend high school at Terra Linda High School in the San Rafael City Schools District.
There are also many secular and private schools that serve students from grades kindergarten through twelfth grade. There are several amazing homes for sale in San Rafael in both school districts.
Dominican University of San Rafael is an independent international university with a proud tradition of academics and community support and involvement.
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SAN RAFAEL schools
San Rafael City School
Bahia Vista Elementary
Laurel Dell Elementary
San Pedro Elementary
Sun Valley Elementary
Venetia Valley K-Middle
Madrone High School
Terra Linda High School
San Rafael High School
Dixie School District
Mary E. Silveira Elementary
Miller Creek Middle School
Marin Waldorf School
St. Isabella School
St Raphael School
Saint Mark’s School
Brandeis Hillel Day School
Montessori de Terra Linda
Marin Catholic High School
College of Marin
Dominican University of CA
Bay Area Special Ed
San Rafael parks
Santa Margarita Park
Sun Valley Park
Terra Linda Park
Victor Jones Park
China Camp State Park
McNears Beach Park
Golden Gate Natl Rec Area
Mt Tamalpais State Park
Marin County Dept Open Space
San Rafael arts and events
Marin Open Studios
Downtown Farmer’s Market
MCC Farmer’s Market
2nd Friday Art Walk
May Madness Car Parade
Marin County Fair
Italian St Painting Marin
California Film Institute
Lighted Boat Parade
Falkirk Cultural Center
Marin History Museum
San Rafael night life
San rafael restaurants
Sol Food Restaurant
Il Davide Restaurant
Bay Thai Cuisine
Taqueria San Jose
Lotus Cuisine of India
San Rafael Joe’s
Vin Antico Restaurant
Umi Sishi and Grill
Le Chlaet Basque
Barney’s Gourmet Hamburger
San rafael shopping
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$12,950,0003 beds, 3 full baths10,805 sqft lot 54.75 acListing provided by Barbara Ivy, Bradley Real Estate-NovatoMLS 21623034
$4,200,0005 beds, 6 full, 2 half baths6,685 sqft lot 1.61 acListing provided by John Adlam, Decker Bullock Sothebys International RealtyMLS 21704789
$4,000,0007,117 sqft lot 5,576 sqftListing provided by Monica Chung, Andersen, Jung & Co.MLS 21613343
$3,950,0005 beds, 3 full, 1 half baths4,525 sqft lot 1.72 acListing provided by Jeanne Moe, Paragon Real Estate Group - GreenbraeMLS 21704952
$2,425,0006 beds, 5 full baths4,688 sqft lot 1.47 acListing provided by Whitney Rich, Decker Bullock Sothebys International RealtyMLS 21701410
$2,395,000Open House5 beds, 3 full, 1 half baths4,331 sqft lot 15,054 sqftListing provided by Laura and Kristin, Pacific Union InternationalMLS 21705430
$2,295,0004 beds, 5 full baths3,661 sqft lot 6,865 sqftListing provided by Marilyn Rich, Pacific Union InternationalMLS 21623506
$2,288,000Open House4 beds, 4 full, 1 half baths3,744 sqft lot 18,199 sqftListing provided by Kimberly Morgan, Coldwell Banker Residential BrokerageMLS 21705355
$2,250,000Open House3 beds, 3 full, 1 half baths3,434 sqft lot 9,749 sqftListing provided by Karyn Kambur, Coldwell Banker Residential BrokerageMLS 21622822
$2,250,0003 beds, 2 full, 1 half baths3,683 sqft lot 8,699 sqftListing provided by Christine Christiansen, Decker Bullock Sothebys International RealtyMLS 21704696
$2,195,0005 beds, 4 full, 1 half baths4,567 sqft lot 1.00 acListing provided by Christine Christiansen, Decker Bullock Sothebys International RealtyMLS 21704491
$2,195,0004 beds, 3 full, 1 half baths3,040 sqft lot 1.07 acListing provided by Shana Rohde-Lynch, Pacific Union InternationalMLS 21704406
$2,195,0004 beds, 3 full baths3,532 sqft lot 13,861 sqftListing provided by Tamara Fisher, Coldwell Banker Residential BrokerageMLS 21627379
$2,175,0004 beds, 3 full baths2,769 sqft lot 4.10 acListing provided by Thomas Henthorne, Decker Bullock Sothebys International RealtyMLS 21623603
$2,000,0004 beds, 3 full baths2,476 sqft lot 1.15 acListing provided by Laura Slanec, Bradley Real Estate-San RafaelMLS 21704202
$2,000,0006,520 sqft lot 12,651 sqftListing provided by Jackie Hu, Coldwell BankerMLS 21701875
$1,999,0004 beds, 2 full baths1,903 sqft lot 1.03 acListing provided by Thomas Henthorne, Decker Bullock Sothebys International RealtyMLS 21703659
$1,949,000Open House3 beds, 3 full baths2,760 sqft lot 8,499 sqftListing provided by Jane Kaplan, Vanguard PropertiesMLS 21703885
$1,895,0005 beds, 4 full, 1 half baths3,547 sqft lot 11,369 sqftListing provided by Thomas Henthorne, Decker Bullock Sothebys International RealtyMLS 21704877
$1,849,0004 beds, 2 full, 1 half baths3,568 sqft lot 1.14 acListing provided by Roh Habibi, Keller Williams San FranciscoMLS 21704353
$1,849,0003 beds, 2 full baths2,900 sqft lot 22,399 sqftListing provided by Bill Johnson, Coldwell Banker Residential BrokerageMLS 21703831
$1,799,000Open House6 beds, 3 full baths3,346 sqft lot 12,502 sqftListing provided by Rose Capurro, Coldwell Banker Residential BrokerageMLS 21701756
$1,795,0004 beds, 3 full baths2,722 sqft lot 15,481 sqftListing provided by Falla Associates, Decker Bullock Sothebys International RealtyMLS 21702768
$1,729,0004 beds, 3 full, 1 half baths4,220 sqft lot 1.45 acListing provided by Laura Odisio, Decker Bullock Sothebys International RealtyMLS 21621763
$1,699,000Open House6 beds, 3 full baths2,922 sqft lot 7,301 sqftListing provided by Lindy Emrich, Decker Bullock Sothebys International RealtyMLS 21703912
$1,695,000Open House6 beds, 4 full, 1 half baths4,426 sqft lot 43,500 sqftListing provided by Jane Kaplan, Vanguard PropertiesMLS 21704715
$1,650,0002,600 sqft lot 11,326 sqftListing provided by Dennis Morrow, Paradise PropertiesMLS 21704667
$1,645,0000 beds, 0 baths4,146 sqft lot 6,094 sqftListing provided by Christopher Barrow, Foundation Homes InternationalMLS 21701184
$1,600,0005 beds, 3 full baths2,792 sqft lot 12,563 sqftListing provided by Patricia Winslow, Decker Bullock Sothebys International RealtyMLS 21703278
$1,525,0004 beds, 2 full baths2,125 sqft lot 10,001 sqftListing provided by Renee Adelmann, Marin Modern Real EstateMLS 21703708
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