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Placer County Real Estate

Located at the edge of the Sacramento basin and Sierra Nevada Mountain range, Placer County is a pastoral area full of crisp mountain air and wide open spaces. This region stretches from the suburbs of Sacramento to the rural mountain terrain of Lake Tahoe and the Nevada border. Also known as Gold Country, the discovery of this precious metal in 1848 brought in tens of thousands of miners to the area. This region is also known for its rich, fertile lands, where many agricultural endeavors, such as farming and ranching have enjoyed great success. Today, real estate in Placer County is highly desirable, as this is one of the fastest growing counties in the nation. With a variety of shopping, dining and recreational offerings, residents are drawn to the area’s country lifestyle and big city amenities.

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Read more about Placer County homes for sale, plus about the wide variety of things to do in this area.

Property & Homes for Sale in Placer County, California

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$296,000
 

5131 Victory Mine Rd, Placerville

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 960 SqFt
Quaint home located in peaceful secluded wooded area. Escape the everyday fast past routines in this peaceful sanctuary. Open living room and kitchen floor plan. Lovely back deck with hill top view. Green house and garden area. 4,000 gallon water holding tank.
Todd's Valley Realty
New
$239,000
 

2650 Parklane, Ceres

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,150 SqFt
Gorgeous Single Story 2bed 2ba home located in the Beautiful Gated Parks Subdivision of Ceres. This amazing home has Newer HVAC, Windows, Shutters, plush carpeting, fresh custom two tone Exterior paint, & the list goes on...Spacious Kitchen, Vaulted Ceilings in the family room with a cozy fireplace. Master Suite with Walk-in Closet & custom Garden window! Large cement patio and new fencing surround the back yard. Very Clean Pool &
Realty ONE Group BMC Associate
New
$330,000
 

999 Beymer Loop, Yuba City

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,825 SqFt
Move in ready home in Northeast Yuba City. Formal living room and large family room with fireplace. Kitchen has upgraded countertops and pantry. Upstairs you will find a shaded balcony perfect for sitting on in the mornings and evenings. The backyard is landscaped and has a concrete sitting area.
Re/Max Gold
New
$779,000
 

11147 Via Vista N/a, Nevada City

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,891 SqFt
Entertainers Paradise...Single Story, custom built home at it's finest. Only minutes to both downtown Nevada City and Grass Valley. This home offers an open great room floorplan with windows overlooking the European style courtyard. Enjoy cooking in the gourmet kitchen with double ovens, granite counters,center island, custom cabinets and more. This magnificent property offers outdoor living at it's best. Many areas to entertain. Two master
Mitch Clarin, Broker
New
$310,000
 

1347 Paddington Way, Plumas Lake

3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,755 SqFt
Absolutely beautiful home located in the well established Plumas Lake Subdivision of Plumas Lake.Open Floor Plan!! Come and check this beauty before it's gone. Must see to appreciate!!!
Berkshire Hathaway HomeService
New
$569,000
 

16666 Alioto Drive, Grass Valley

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,330 SqFt
Lovely golf course home located at the end of a desirable cul-de-sac that stops at the back entrance of Alta Sierra County Club. You'll be just a quick walk away to dining, golf, tennis and swimming. This lovely home is situated on the 10th green and features a formal dining room, separate family room and a large master suite on main level. Two additional bedrooms and bath are on lower level. Perfect for a family or a private area for guests.
eXp Realty of California Inc.
New
$228,888
 

6319 Wexford Cir, Citrus Heights

2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,116 SqFt
Great Opportunity to get a 3 Bedroom condo with TownHome ownership in Greenback Town homes. This end unit is very private and is recently remodeled with new granite top kitchen counter, New cabinets tile flooring, New paint throughout, downstairs bedroom and bathroom, extra storage and 2 Carports and cozy backyard to enjoy. Move in ready. Don't miss this buying opportunity.
eXp Realty of California Inc.
New
$398,888
 

4619 Plantation Dr, Fair Oaks

3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,517 SqFt
This home sits on a corner lot in a quiet Fair Oaks neighborhood near, parks, schools, shopping, dining, etc. Features include 3 Bedrooms 2 baths with separate living and family rooms, fireplace, real wood floors in the bedrooms, and a Sun Room! Covered patio in the spacious backyard, corner lot and RV storage!
Realty World, Your Property So
New
$147,500
 

2009 Benita Dr 4, Rancho Cordova

2 Beds, 1 Bath, 924 SqFt
Beautifully remodeled rear unit upper level condo. Very clean and bright. Move in ready. Brand new wood laminate floors, fresh paint, new blinds, new appliances, new backsplash, new shower doors, new fixtures! LED lights, ceiling fans, dual pane windows full.Gated community with HOA maintained exterior. Walk to American River access. Great investor or personal residence.
California Realty Partners
New
$419,000
 

4116 Wood Spice Way, Rancho Cordova

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,585 SqFt
Stunning 4Bd/2.5Ba home located in a very desirable part of Rancho Cordova. This home features an open and bright great room layout, bamboo flooring, custom paint, and many other upgrades. The fully paid solar array produces more electricity than it uses. Blocks from the new Raley's shopping center and close to the freeway. Whether you are enjoying the breeze on the covered patio in the fully landscaped backyard or utilizing the association's
Redfin Corporation
New
$299,900
 

4920 Ehrhardt Ave, Sacramento

4 Beds, 1 Bath, 1,127 SqFt
Forget renting and own your own Home, live in a nice 4-bedroom home.Well Maintained Home Built In 2008. Close to Consumes River College, freeway & light rail station and Public Transportation.
Open Door Realty Group
New
$349,995
 

1135 Dark Horse Way, Plumas Lake

4 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,841 SqFt
Single story 4 bedroom Gem! Solar powered home with solar panels owned. Remodel just completed to include new flooring, baseboards, crown molding, appliances, kitchen counter (grey quartz), kitchen cabinets painted white, new ceiling fans in all 4 bedrooms, new interior paint, 1,800 sq ft of new sod in front yard, 14 yards of fresh bark, 25 ft by 18 ft concrete patio. Plenty of room next to the garage for RV access. .30 Acre Corner Lot right
The Daniel Realty Group
New

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Placer County Homes for Sale

Placer County homes for sale come in a variety of gorgeous architectural styles, and range from expansive country estates to luxury homes in gated and guarded communities, to family-oriented suburban neighborhoods. Sprawling equestrian estates, perfect for riding and country living are found on properties with mature trees, wide open pastures, and even fresh, clear streams. You’ll also find plenty of luxury homes in Placer County – multi-million dollar homes and villas, offering opulent style and privacy. Placer County has no shortage of gated and guarded luxury communities, such as Los Lagos, in Granite Bay. For those who are looking for a more modest investment, you’ll be pleased with the variety of attractive starter homes in quiet neighborhoods and gorgeous contemporary condos and townhomes, offering the very best of a maintenance-free lifestyle.

Placer County Schools

For those with children, Placer County real estate is particularly desirable due to the exceptional schools found in this region. In 2012, fourty-nine Placer County schools made the California Business of Education Excellence's Honor Roll. This award recognizes school which have a low gap between the school's highest and lowest achievers. To learn more about this award, visit PHA Realty's blog. Schools in this area are admired nationally for strong academics, sports achievements and community involvement.

Things to do in Placer County

Between the Sierra Nevadas and Lake Tahoe, plus a countless variety of other parks, mountains, lakes and rivers, there is always something to do outside. This hilly, mountainous region provides great opportunity for downhill skiing and snowboarding, mountain biking, rock climbing and mountaineering. For a rush, try white water rafting down the American River, or unwind on Placer County’s wine trail, sampling the area’s most promising wineries.

A variety of cultural events and festivals take place in a variety of communities throughout the year. Visit the outdoor music festival at Lake Tahoe, or enjoy a fabulous evening in Auburn at the Black and White Affaire. Local families will love attending the county fair, which visits Roseville every June.

Of course, Placer County’s rich history and status as California’s Gold Country provides ample opportunity to get lost in the engrossing history of this region.

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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.

The information being provided is for consumers? personal, non-commercial use, and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing.

Data provided by Nevada County Association of REALTORS(R) Electronic Data Display.

IDX Program of the NCAOR MLS

Listing information last updated on June 23rd, 2018 at 8:45am PDT.