Neighborhood Spotlight: 5 Homes in Los Altos

In the epicenter of Silicon Valley lies the quaint, tree-lined streets of Los Altos. Offering a quintessential “small town America” feel, Los Altos is a suburb of San Jose that is ideal for young families and individuals who enjoy a leisurely lifestyle.



For the outdoor enthusiast, Los Altos offers a plethora of activity. Enjoy the great outdoors with 16 community parks and centers including a 6-acre nature preserve and 3.7-acre park along Adobe Creek. When retail therapy calls, residents will appreciate the quick and easy access to 7 charming shopping districts that bustle with cafes and fine dining, spas and boutiques.

Offering a strong sense of community, Los Altos hosts numerous annual events including the Festival of Lights Parade, a procession of 60 holiday floats, and “First Friday,” an evening of food, live music and the arts.



For more information on the community, or to tour some of the homes showcased below that are currently available in the area, give us a call. We would be honored to help you become a Los Altos resident.


1284 Paula Court, Los Altos, CA 94024

Listed at $3,498,000 by Carol Sangster



Built in 1920, this one-of-a-kind home nestled on a cul-de-sac street lined with mature palm trees exudes timeless elegance. The two-story wrap-around balcony is a charming touch that welcomes guests while the interior is inviting with high ceilings and light streaming into every room. Homeowners will appreciate the ideal location and top-rated Los Altos schools.


714 Sunshine Drive, Los Altos, CA 94024

Listed at $4,695,000 by Gary Herbert



Situated in a prime location with award-winning schools, this beautiful Mediterranean home was built in 1994 and features 4 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms and 1 partial bath. The owners will appreciate the elegant features including hardwood floors, family room with fireplace and vaulted ceilings, and chef’s kitchen with breakfast bar. Retreat to the main level primary suite with ensuite bath that offers a walk-in closet, soaking tub, and separate shower. Lushly landscaped, the backyard features a variety of fruit trees and a covered patio ideal for backyard barbecues.


1070 Mercedes Avenue, Unit 23, Los Altos, CA 94022

Listed at $1,188,000 by KEI Group



Recently renovated, this two-bedroom and two-bathroom condominium is located in the Mercedes Court Community of Los Altos and features an open layout and private balcony. Enjoy the charming living room highlighted by a custom marble fireplace, chic light fixtures and gleaming engineered hardwood flooring. The stunningly remodeled kitchen boasts modern amenities including granite counters, stainless steel appliances, soft-close cabinets and sleek glass subway tile backsplash. Conveniently tucked into a hallway closet, homeowners will enjoy easy access to an in-unit stackable washer and dryer with additional shelving. For families, this home is located within walking distance to top Los Altos schools.


1567 Arbor Avenue, Los Altos, CA 94024

Listed at $7,495,000 by Kathy Bridgman



Newly completed, this residence exudes a modern French chateau flair outside and flowing contemporary design inside. The three-story floor plan is connected by floating stairs and an elevator with nearly every room opening to the outdoors. Featuring an open floor plan with seamless design, the formal living and dining room combination are connected to the family room and kitchen with two linear fireplaces and gorgeous wood flooring that flows throughout. The lower level boasts a full bar, wine cellar, fitness center and recreation room while the upper levels office bedrooms and an office ideal for today’s work-from-home lifestyle.


775 Edge Lane, Los Altos, CA 94024

Listed at $6,350,000 by Anson Ip



With an estimated completion date in early to late Spring 2023, this is a unique opportunity to buy and build your dream home with Thomas James Homes. Work alongside the in-house design team to bring your own personal touches to life. A 10-year warranty, as well as price guarantee, comes with the purchase for ultimate peace of mind. Homeowners will appreciate the location that offers easy access to local restaurants, coffee shops and hiking trails.





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