SAN RAFAEL REAL ESTATE
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$2,389,000 : 23 Lagoon Road, San Rafael4 beds, 2 full, 1 half bathsListing provided by William Byrd, RE/MAX Gold
$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
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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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$1,499,000Open House4 beds, 3 full baths2,550 sqft lot 7,318 sqftListing provided by Steven Shoen, Shoen Real EstateMLS 21701170
$1,495,000Open House4 beds, 2 full baths2,378 sqft lot 11,051 sqftListing provided by Jason Lewis, Decker Bullock Sothebys International RealtyMLS 21705079
$1,495,0004 beds, 2 full baths1,987 sqft lot 9,601 sqftListing provided by Renee Adelmann, Marin Modern Real EstateMLS 21701565
$1,460,000Open House4 beds, 2 full, 1 half baths2,766 sqft lot 10,877 sqftListing provided by Thomas Loucks, Coldwell Banker Residential BrokerageMLS 21626827
$1,449,0004 beds, 3 full, 1 half baths3,000 sqft lot 17,184 sqftListing provided by Susan Flandermeyer, Coldwell Banker Residential BrokerageMLS 21701189
$1,399,000Open House4 beds, 2 full baths2,230 sqft lot 9,518 sqftListing provided by James McInerney, McInerney Real EstateMLS 21705329
$1,399,0004 beds, 3 full baths3,632 sqft lot 25,243 sqftListing provided by Falla Associates, Decker Bullock Sothebys International RealtyMLS 21703758
$1,329,000Open House5 beds, 2 full baths1,942 sqft lot 8,494 sqftListing provided by Laura Odisio, Decker Bullock Sothebys International RealtyMLS 21705424
$1,325,000Open House5 beds, 3 full baths2,439 sqft lot 6,599 sqftListing provided by Robert Altman, Real Estate UnlimitedMLS 21705658
$1,325,000Open House3 beds, 2 full, 1 half baths2,424 sqft lot 14,519 sqftListing provided by Carol Hudson, Coldwell Banker Residential BrokerageMLS 21705038
$1,295,000Open House3 beds, 2 full baths1,774 sqft lot 10,498 sqftListing provided by Jason Holmes, Holmes Burrell Real EstateMLS 21705549
$1,250,0004 beds, 3 full baths2,453 sqft lot 8,551 sqftListing provided by David Shapiro, Marin Modern Real EstateMLS 21703473
$1,200,0004 beds, 2 full baths1,827 sqft lot 9,300 sqftListing provided by Renee Adelmann, Marin Modern Real EstateMLS 21701566
$1,200,0004 beds, 2 full, 1 half baths2,108 sqft lot 7,079 sqftListing provided by Andrew Falk, Bradley Real Estate-San RafaelMLS 21702811
$1,199,0000 beds, 0 bathslot 6,456 sqftListing provided by Tom Benoit, Coldwell Banker Residential BrokerageMLS 21703162
$1,195,0004 beds, 2 full baths2,059 sqft lot 17,202 sqftListing provided by Fran Donlan, Bradley Real Estate-San RafaelMLS 21703210
$1,150,000Open House4 beds, 2 full baths2,079 sqft lot 8,002 sqftListing provided by Renee Adelmann, Marin Modern Real EstateMLS 21701569
$1,150,0004 beds, 2 full baths2,072 sqft lot 7,680 sqftListing provided by Sharon Faccinto, McGuire Real EstateMLS 21703241
$1,150,0003 beds, 2 full baths1,953 sqft lot 1,860 sqftListing provided by Marcus Godfrey, The Madison CompanyMLS 21522190
$1,149,000Open House5 beds, 2 full baths2,143 sqft lot 8,925 sqftListing provided by Matthew Francis, Vanguard PropertiesMLS 21704777
$1,144,0000 beds, 0 bathslot 1,925 sqftListing provided by Zohre Grothe, Marin Land CoMLS 21705158
$1,129,0004 beds, 3 full baths1,850 sqft lot 8,777 sqftListing provided by Joni Shepard, Vanguard PropertiesMLS 21704299
$1,075,000Open House5 beds, 3 full baths2,270 sqft lot 8,977 sqftListing provided by Marie Hoch, Bradley Real Estate-NovatoMLS 21705301
$1,050,000Open House4 beds, 3 full, 1 half baths2,236 sqft lot 10,000 sqftListing provided by Sandy Sverdloff, Bradley Real Estate-San RafaelMLS 21705170
$1,049,0003 beds, 2 full baths1,584 sqft lot 6,917 sqftListing provided by Linda Gridley, Coldwell Banker Residential BrokerageMLS 21704272
$1,045,000Open House3 beds, 2 full baths2,350 sqft lot 13,460 sqftListing provided by Gail Koren, Coldwell Banker Residential BrokerageMLS 21703716
$1,039,000Open House3 beds, 2 full baths1,814 sqft lot 5,611 sqftListing provided by Falla Associates, Decker Bullock Sothebys International RealtyMLS 21705713
$995,0003 beds, 2 full baths1,664 sqft lot 9,801 sqftListing provided by Leiann Werner, Decker Bullock Sothebys International RealtyMLS 21703797
$995,0003 beds, 2 full baths1,815 sqft lot 5,600 sqftListing provided by Zamira Solari, Pacific Union InternationalMLS 21703881
$989,0004 beds, 2 full baths1,691 sqft lot 6,399 sqftListing provided by Spiro Stratigos, Zephyr Real EstateMLS 21704010
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