Downtown Grass Valley, CA

Real Estate in Grass Valley

Tucked quietly away in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, 75 miles northeast of Sacramento, Grass Valley residents enjoy a high quality of life and a small-town atmosphere. With a population of roughly 12,000 residents, this charming mountain town offers the desirable combination of a relaxed lifestyle, better home values and lush, scenic surroundings that strongly contrast with hurried city centers like nearby Sacramento and the San Fransisco Bay Area. Many homebuyers choose real estate in Grass Valley as it is a thriving and active retirement community. The city’s downtown district is a beautifully preserved historic attraction home to a number of local events each year, delighting both visitors and locals. Homes in Grass Valley are found nestled in tight-knit hillside neighborhoods and are built in a variety of attractive and unique architectural styles.

Real estate in Nevada City is less than 10 minutes away; make sure you check out homes for sale in this quaint community as well.

Read more about Grass Valley, and see why Time Magazine named this community one of California’s “Hot Small Towns”. Start browsing for all real estate in the area below.

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$585,000
 

224 South School Street, Grass Valley

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,530 SqFt
Enjoy a Two Block Walk to Downtown Grass Valley, with all that the historical town has to offer - restaurants, shopping, entertainment, and transportation. The versatility of this property allows for several options to make the most of your investment - live in one & rent the others OR extended family sanctuary with a place for an aging family member and/or the kids OR rent all 3 units. There are three individual houses on a multi-family
NETWORK REAL ESTATE/GV
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$299,900
 

10072 Narrow Gauge Lane, Grass Valley

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 832 SqFt
Adorable home close to town and shopping center! Beautiful 1.43 acre all usable parcel. New carpet and paint with skylight and vaulted beam ceilings. Perfect for first time home buyer, retiree or investor. Vacant and easy to show!
CENTURY 21 CORNERSTONE REALTY
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$429,900
 

12312 Hilltop Terrace, Grass Valley

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,000 SqFt
This is a ONE OF A KIND property! Gated entry invites you onto this 5 acre parcel which overlooks the Bear River Canyon offering awe-inspiring views. 2000 sf mobile home offers 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, spacious kitchen open to a family room as well as a generous living room & enclosed sun porch. New roof on mobile home in 2005 & New Carpet 2017. Stick built 640 sf guesthouse built in 1990 offering 1 BD, 1 BA w/ open concept family room
Sierra Pacific Real Estate
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$629,000
 

2391 Nevada City Highway, Grass Valley

One of four tentative-map commercial lots ranging in size from .42 to 1.56 acres. These parcels have highly coveted C-2 commercial zoning allowing retail, hotel, mixed-use multi-family, school, offices and more. Tractor Supply Company, the largest rural lifestyle retail chain in the US, is the planned anchor tenant located at the center of this development. The property is situated in the Glenbrook/Brunswick Basin, the busiest retail hub in
Sperry Van Ness- Highland Comm
New
$399,000
 

2391 Nevada City Highway, Grass Valley

One of four tentative-map commercial lots ranging in size from .42 to 1.56 acres. These parcels have highly coveted C-2 commercial zoning allowing retail, hotel, mixed-use multi-family, school, offices and more. Tractor Supply Company, the largest rural lifestyle retail chain in the US, is the planned anchor tenant located at the center of this development. The property is situated in the Glenbrook/Brunswick Basin, the busiest retail hub in
Sperry Van Ness- Highland Comm
New
$395,000
 

2391 Nevada City Highway, Grass Valley

One of four tentative-map commercial lots ranging in size from .42 to 1.56 acres. These parcels have highly coveted C-2 commercial zoning allowing retail, hotel, mixed-use multi-family, school, offices and more. Tractor Supply Company, the largest rural lifestyle retail chain in the US, is the planned anchor tenant located at the center of this development. The property is situated in the Glenbrook/Brunswick Basin, the busiest retail hub in
Sperry Van Ness- Highland Comm
New
$498,000
 

2391 Nevada City Highway, Grass Valley

One of four tentative-map commercial lots ranging in size from .42 to 1.56 acres. These parcels have highly coveted C-2 commercial zoning allowing retail, hotel, mixed-use multi-family, school, offices and more. Tractor Supply Company, the largest rural lifestyle retail chain in the US, is the planned anchor tenant located at the center of this development. The property is situated in the Glenbrook/Brunswick Basin, the busiest retail hub in
Sperry Van Ness- Highland Comm
New
$39,500
 

810 Miller Place, Grass Valley

Gentle level in-town lot with all city utilities at property, close to shopping & public transportation. Nice tree cover with seasonal creek all this needs is your dream! Manufactured home ok herein this developed neighborhood! Drive by and check it out.
CENTURY 21 DAVIS REALTY, Inc.
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Grass Valley Homes

This city has grown sustainably, thanks to sound planning and a strong community commitment to responsible development. Instead of seeing a disproportionately large amount of one style of home, the steady, motivated growth in the city resulted in a selection of Grass Valley properties that were built throughout the city's rich history. Homes in Grass Valley come in an impressively wide assortment for such a small town. Ornate Victorian-style homes, quaint bungalows, detailed craftsman homes, modest ranch-style homes, and even modern, contemporary architectural styles are found within the community. The area’s hillside neighborhoods give way to densely populated forests where a number of Grass Valley homes can be found offering expansive plots of land and amazing views.

Downtown Grass Valley, CA

Grass Valley, CA: Events, Attractions & Economy

With a reputation for an active and involved community, Grass Valley puts on a number of fabulous events which delight both locals and the many tourists the town draws in. The annual Cornish Christmas celebration is easily the city's most ambitious and elaborate event, as downtown is transformed in to a turn-of-the-century English Christmas celebration. Due to its natural beauty, the community's commitment to preserving its rich history and the attraction of a talented arts community, Grass Valley is a popular year-around destination for tourists and conventioneers.

Located in the Sierra Nevada foothills, homes in Grass Valley are just an hour and a half away from Lake Tahoe and Reno, providing easy access to a number of recreational activities and entertainment. Hiking, biking, fishing, hunting, skiing and boating are popular activities that locals like to engage in, while a number of community parks and a golf course are found locally within the city.

Until the 1950’s, the area’s main economic contributors were two of the richest gold mines in California. Today the economy, nurtured by a dedicated Chamber of Commerce, has grown steadily and diversified to remain sustainable. Numerous technology firms, manufacturing companies and local businesses supporting the thriving tourism industry are all part of the city’s economic landscape. This region is known for its rich and fertile soil which attracts those from organic farming and wine industries to grow in the surrounding foothills.

If you’re interested in this quaint community, contact PHA Realty. As Nevada County Realtors®, we’ll be happy to tell you more about this highly desirable area and answer any questions you many have about homes in Grass Valley.

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Listing information last updated on November 23rd, 2017 at 3:15am PST.