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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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11990 Mooney Flat Road, Smartsville

3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,915 SqFt
Charming Country Custom quality single level home with majestic views! Kitchen has Corian counters and oak cabinets. Separate office/den off kitchen, indoor laundry room with sink, wood burning stove in family room, circular paved driveway with plenty of room for all your toys!
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13535 North Keystone Court, Penn Valley

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,954 SqFt
The gated entry and meandering paved drive to the home with beautiful green pastures fenced! with Apple, peach, plum, apricot Pear,Cherries,Fig, and almond orchard on the right followed by a vineyard with 3 different varieties of grapes! You will come a wonderfully positioned home with 3 bedrooms 2 1/2 baths with skylights, lofts for added space and windows to take in the incredible views of the property on both sides! A large Barn has plenty

18546 Norlene Way, Grass Valley

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,705 SqFt
Tastefully remodeled 3 bedroom, 3 bath ranch rambler on a hard to find level lot only minutes away from highway 49. Kitchen has custom knotty alder wood cabinets with granite counter tops, cozy sun room off kitchen, owned solar, plenty of room for your toys!
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20990 Tiger Tail Road, Grass Valley

3 Beds, 4 Baths, 4,966 SqFt
Rare Opportunity! TAHOE MEETS SANTA FE! Masterfully crafted Lodge-style adobe brick home with stunning Sierra Views. One story living with radiant heat & fabulous floor plan that includes living room with cozy fireplace, huge gourmet kitchen and great room with vaulted ceilings AND indoor swimming pool/spa! Separate two bedroom wing includes master suite w/fireplace and attached office. 3rd separate apartment-sized studio with 1/2 bath.

12827 Mccourtney Road, Grass Valley

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 4,023 SqFt
This wonderful property & home hits so many sweet spots! The short list: ALL SINGLE LEVEL LIVING in a Splendid home and Stunning Second Living Unit! Home office! Bonus finished space below would be perfect for home theater/Wine cellar/exercise room or ? Work Shop! Beautiful, private, manicured all usable 4.85 acres! Exquisite landscaping, gardens and fruit orchard! Fenced & cross fenced! Ready to build, adjoining 4.71 acre parcel can

20434 Grizzly Creek Road, Nevada City

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 500 SqFt
Come and make this Eco-Retreat your home. 2-story Dome House with custom kitchen/bath and 25-year tropical canvas roof. Whimsical custom wood-work, cozy, open floor plan. Well-maintained approx.30-ft yurt with kitchenette, wood stove, private deck. Bath-house with Sauna, shower, clawfoot tub. All on 5 gorgeous usable acres. Garden area,Storage Container/Workspace. Off-grid with Solar Panels and generator. Private behind gated area. North

13728 Bitney Springs Road, Nevada City

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,523 SqFt
Jaw-dropping, breathtaking 360 degree views out every window of this amazing Mediterranean Custom home nestled on top of a stunning 10 acre knoll located 8 minutes to downtown Grass Valley and Nevada City. Travertine stone and wood floors and 12' ceilings throughout this one story, top quality including a delightful courtyard entry, formal living and dining areas with remarkable gourmet kitchen and great room, leading out to stone patio and

17340 Virginia Way, Grass Valley

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,661 SqFt
Nice One Level Rancher On Over An Acre Of Useable Land The Home Has Been Freshly Painted inside & Out & Offers A Spacious & Open Family Room Kitchen Combo New Granite Counters in Kitchen! 2 Bedrooms Plus Office & 2 Bath & inside laundry. The Best Part About This Property Is The All Useable 1.21 Park Like Acre Setting With A Sweet Year Around Stocked Koi Pond!

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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.

The information on this form is from varying sources. Neither the brokers nor the agents nor the Nevada County Association of REALTORS(R) Multiple Listing Service have verified it. Buyer is advised to consult with appropriate professional experts.

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Listing information last updated on February 18th, 2018 at 8:00pm PST.