San Mateo Homes for Sale
With a population of over 90,000 residents, the people of San Mateo take pride in their reputation of being both a great place to live and do business. San Mateo has something for everyone.
You have a lot to see in San Mateo:
Great neighborhoods and schools
Outstanding libraries and parks
Some of the best shopping and restaurants in the Peninsula
San Mateo County – This county is nestled between San Francisco and Santa Clara counties and is considered part of Silicon Valley. Many people choose to live in San Mateo county because it’s weather is warmer than San Francisco and not as hot as San Jose. It also affords the most options for work locations with mass transit and easier commuting. There are many cities within the county such as Half Moon Bay, along the Pacific Ocean and Foster City which fronts the bay. The county has an abundance of dedicated open space so biking and hiking is something enjoyed by many. There is shopping at Hillsdale Shopping Mall and Stanford Shopping Center as well as theaters for plays and concerts. The San Francisco Bay Area is a convenient location for weekend trips with Napa Valley and excellent wine tasting, to Yosemite National Park as well as Lake Tahoe all within easy travel distance.
Most of the housing stock is older due to lack of space to build but many of the homes have been remodeled. San Mateo County has something for everyone.