South San Jose Homes for Sale
South San Jose is not just south of downtown but its own separate southern region of the city in Silicon Valley. Also called "South Side", South San Jose refers to an area bordered by Hillsdale Avenue, Camden Ave., Highway 101, and Hellyer Ave. it has seven primary neighborhoods including Almaden Valley, Blossom Valley, Coyote Valley, Edenvale, Santa Teresa, Seven Trees, and Silver Creek Valley. They say that South San Jose is where the tech junkies go to chill. You can escape the Silicon Valley hustle and bustle and simply relax, chill out, and enjoy some of the multiple brewing companies and outdoor activities such as mountain biking, hiking, and exploring. There are several parks restaurants, golf clubs, and shopping options. Read on to learn more about South San Jose, listings, and how you can be a part of this fantastic Silicon Valley region.
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More About South San Jose
Known as “Santa Teresa” or “Blossom Valley" by the locals, South San Jose is a sprawling suburban community at the foothills of the Santa Cruz Mountains. This sleepy bedroom community is popular with families, students, recent grads and retirees. There are seven major neighborhoods and really the distinguishing factor between the mall is home prices in the neighborhood ambiance. Here's a breakdown of the South San Jose neighborhoods.
Almaden Valley - this is where many affluent homeowners live located at the base of the Almaden Hills. There are parks, luxury homes, and gated estates. This is primarily an upper-middle-class residential neighborhood named after the Almaden Quicksilver Mines. Homes start at about $1 million in this neighborhood.
Blossom Valley - Located in the southern region of South San Jose, there are several neighborhoods within Blossom Valley including Erickson, Thousand Oaks, and Pinehurst. There are several parks offering a variety of outdoor entertainment such as hiking, fishing, and swimming. The Westfield Oakridge Mall is also located in Blossom Valley.
Coyote Valley - this large expansive farmland contains orchards, estates, and over 7400 acres in the narrowing at Santa Clara Valley. It's full of urban development and moderately priced homes.
Edenvale - once a town all to its own named after the Garden of Eden, this beautiful and fertile location is home to Hayes Mansion and several historical landmarks. There are several parks and higher education facilities within this community.
Santa Teresa - This neighborhood is east of Almaden Valley and offers access to Highway 85. It is most well known as the home of Kinsey Milhone in Sue Grafton's "Alphabet" book series. Homes and condominiums in Santa Teresa start at about $350,000.
Seven Trees - annexed into San Jose in 2009, this small community is right next door to the Los Arboles elementary school and borders Monterey Road giving it access to several grocery stores, shops, and restaurants. Homes are priced starting at about $500,000.
Silver Creek Valley - this South San Jose neighborhood is located just south of the city's Evergreen district and is an affluent residential community bordered by the Diablo Range foothills. It's home to the Silver Creek Valley Country Club, the Ranch on Silver Creek, and consists of upper two upper-middle-class properties.
South San Jose residents are part of the San Jose unified school district and there are multiple elementary schools, middle schools, and high schools. Anderson Elementary, Baldwin Elementary, Los Paseos Elementary, Murphy middle, Davis intermediate, Oak Grove high school, and Ann Sobrato high school are just a few. Please check with current listings for exact schools zoned for that home. Evergreen School District services parts of South San Jose as well.
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