About Corte Madera California
Corte Madera CA is a conveniently located suburban community in Southern Marin County with about 9500 residents, The area enjoys mostly sunny weather, highly rated Distinguished public schools and nearby high quality private schools. The commute to San Francisco and the East Bay is easy and includes a ferry commute to San Francisco from the nearby Larkspur Ferry terminal. Corte Madera housing stock is average to good quality and is a bit more modest than some of the neighboring, more tony communities. Some homes are pre WW II, but most were built after the War in the 1950’s and 60’s. Convenience, good weather, well rated schools, more “modest” values (for Marin, that is…) and nearby good shopping drives the demand for Corte Madera. See: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corte_Madera,_California
Around Corte Madera
Local services are convenient and Corte Madera features good shopping in the nearby, high quality shopping centers, the Corte Madera Town Center and the Village Shopping mall serving southern and central Marin County and a relaxed Marin County lifestyle. Neighborhoods vary from hillside locations with views to homes located on level lots in more typically subdivided neighborhoods in the flatland areas of Corte Madera.
Corte Madera Home Values
Values in Corte Madera market range from an entry level of about $700K to $1M to the highest sale in 2015 at $4.45M. The average sale price was $1.5M and about 70% of sales are in the $1M to $2M segment with the entry level under $1M entry level market comprising about 15% of sales, and the upper $2M and over segment also comprising about 15% of the total number of sales.