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Nevada County Real Estate

Beginning at the foothills east of Sacramento and stretching to the peaks of the Sierra Nevada Mountains at the state line, Nevada County covers nearly 1,000 square miles with a population just under 100,000. With less than 100 people per square mile, Nevada County real estate is an excellent choice for buyers looking for rural community living or spacious acreage properties. With an abundance of land, this area has become a popular choice for home buyers from nearby Sacramento and San Francisco looking to start organic farms and other small agricultural concerns. It is also a great destination for buyers from those larger metropolitan areas who want to retire and purchase a home in a quiet community that offers more bang for their buck than properties in densely populated cities. Homes in Nevada County include a wide variety of single-family homes, luxury estates, and secluded, acreage properties. The steep hills and valleys of the foothills provide a number of Nevada County properties with breathtaking views of the Sacramento Valley and the snow-capped Sierra Nevada Mountains. Life in this wonderful area is full of natural splendor and rich California history.

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12078 Casci Ct, Nevada City

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,241 SqFt
Modern Victorian home rumored to have been built after being inspired by a seaside church in Fort Bragg. Stained redwood siding, a castle like turret and arched woodwork throughout mimic a coveted craftsmanship rarely seen today in newer builds. Covered front porch opens to a sculptural arched staircase and cat walk upper landing. Gorgeous hardwood floors throughout the main level gleam. The living and family room areas are wrapped with windows
Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty

21974 Cottage Hill Dr, Grass Valley

3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,560 SqFt
Envision yourself in this stunning, updated, craftsman, rustic chic Grass Valley home. This serene setting is one to see! Sit on your wrap around porch and enjoy the view of the pastures including multiple animal shelters. Have dinner on your back deck overlooking the seasonal pond area. The beautiful kitchen with upgraded shaker cabinets, gas range, and granite counter tops is perfect for the house chef. The convenient layout of this home
Keller Williams Realty

11293 Timber Ct, Auburn

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,025 SqFt
Shelter yourself in this New Dream Home! Located in the heart of Lake of the Pines! Located on Golf course with best view, single story,three car garage with 10'doors,12 to 14 foot ceilings throughout the house. Level lot in cul-de-sac. New construction! Open floorplan concept, great room with huge windows overlooking golf course! Energy efficient and low maintenance! Home features laminate flooring throughout, oversized master suite with
Century 21 Cornerstone Realty

12151 Willow Valley Rd, Nevada City

3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,472 SqFt
Step inside this charming cottage then walk to work (a mere stones throw away from the house) to a detached 1,800 square foot shop/studio awaiting its next artist's masterpieces or perhaps an inventor's paradise. Zero commuter traffic headaches, here. Find a perfect opportunity to work from home, yet be surrounded by lush mountain air, and gorgeous trees. This tranquil home has an upgraded kitchen and bathrooms, along with aesthetically pleasing
Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty

23322 Lone Pine Dr, Auburn

4 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,368 SqFt
Bright and open rare 4 bedroom 2 bath halfplex in prime location with year round creek. Ready to move in new carpet and paint. All in beautiful Lake of the Pines a golf a Lake private recreational community with golf, lake, tennis, clubhouses, and more! 24 hour guard gated security.
Sun Real Estate Team

13250 Curtis Ln, Grass Valley

3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,470 SqFt
Please see Virtual Medial. Nice 3 bedroom, 2 bath 1470+/- sq feet home on a large .63 acre corner lot. Over looks ranch pasture land. New Paint and brand new carpet. Clean and ready to go! Open kitchen with rock fireplace. Large soaking tub in master bath. Storage and over sized 2 car garage. Great location, close to town!
Network Real Estate

18963 Connie Dr, Grass Valley

3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,920 SqFt
Tree House Views! Feel like you are living in the treetops in this two-story home. The main living area and master suite put you at eye-level with gorgeous mature oak trees that line over half an acre of low-maintenance yard. Enjoy evening breezes on the deck and watch spectacular sunrises over the eastern mountain ridge. An open floor plan and large windows keep this home bright and airy. The kitchen has a large island with a quartz countertop
Lyon RE Auburn

11701 Torrey Pines, Auburn

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,637 SqFt
New Construction! On Golf Course! Close to lake, Parks and Club house! Split level: main floor living with vaulted ceiling , kitchen, master suite with huge walk-in closet, soaking tub, shower, make up cabinet, and access to oversized deck overlooking golf course, powder room, laundry. Downstairs: large living room with wet bar and access to covered patio, two bedrooms and full bath. Energy efficient, tank less water heater, custom cabinets,
Century 21 Cornerstone Realty

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Nevada County Property

From sprawling meadows to steep river valleys, the Nevada County topography offers a variety of properties to choose from. In the local cities and towns, like Grass Valley and Nevada City, real estate consists mostly of single-family homes. Larger, more secluded properties can be found on the outskirts of the cities and towns. This includes a large number of private luxury estates, many with sprawling views of beautiful undeveloped forests and valleys. If you are in the market for a property with some acreage, you've come to the right place; there is no shortage of attractive land for sale in Nevada County.

Things to do in Nevada County

The cities of Grass Valley and Nevada City are both known for the variety of community events they host each year. Tourists and residents alike frequent these events and festivals that celebrate the region's rich history and the California lifestyle. These small cities and towns come to life each weekend as tourists enjoy local shops and gourmet dining nestled in the bucolic splendor of the lush Sierra Nevada forests.

Residents of Nevada County are never at a loss for outdoor activities, as the region is home to a number of rivers, lakes, state parks, and ski resorts. Nevada County is home to two State Historic Parks, each the site of a California Gold Rush mine, including the Empire Mine, the largest and richest mine in California's history. Hunting, camping, skiing, and boating are just a few of the numerous activities provided by the exciting and diverse landscape of Nevada County. With Lake Tahoe less than two hours away from the heart of the area, outdoor enthusiasts have plenty to keep them occupied all year round.

Nevada County Realtors®

Interested in property in this beautiful area? Contact PHA Realty, Nevada County Realtors® with the expertise to help you find that perfect home, whether you're looking for a house in Grass Valley, a lakefront estate, or a farm property.

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Listing information last updated on April 5th, 2020 at 7:21pm PDT.