Fountain Valley Real Estate & Homes for Sale in California
Fountain Valley is a quiet bedroom community located just a few miles from the beach in the heart of Orange County, California. This community is provided with excellent schools, a variety of housing types and prices, easy access to freeways and plenty of shopping. Fountain Valley is considered one of the best cities in Orange County to raise a loving family. Fountain Valley has excellent recreational facilities with numerous parks and many bike trails leading to the beach.
One of the city's landmarks is Mile Square Park which features two 18-hole golf courses, beautiful lakes, tennis courts, soccer fields, running trails, and par courses. Almost any time of the day you can see locals enjoying a picnic, a jog in the park or playing a round of golf. A branch of the Boys & Girls Club is also located by the park. The park is also host to the Chamber of Commerce's Fourth of July celebration, the Fountain Valley Fiesta, as well as many other fun-filled community events.
Fountain Valley Real Estate Market & Home Prices
Single-family homes dominate the housing market in Fountain Valley, California, with prices starting from $430,000 to upwards of $1 million. Currently, average listing prices for homes in Fountain Valley run in the $800,000s which can buy a 3-4 bedroom home with 2.5 bathrooms that is within walking distance from local schools. One- and two-story homes are popular in Fountain Valley, and homeowners are afforded with clean and safe streets, quiet neighborhoods, and plenty of yard space for planting grand gardens and for the little ones to run around and play.
Fountain Valley, California Average Home Sizes and Asking Prices
Fountain Valley Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of May 30th, 2016: homes priced around $700,348 compared to $681,572 the previous week, showing a increase of more than +3%. For Tuesday, May 31st, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.65%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 2.76%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.20%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.95%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Fountain Valley CA. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Fountain Valley to help you find the best home!