Foothill Terrace is a quiet little neighborhood situated just northwest of the I-92 and Peninsula Golf & Country Club, in San Mateo, California. It’s also situated comfortably between the College of San Mateo and Aragon High School. Rolling hills and mature trees create a back drop for homes. Since these homes are built in an elevated location, a back drop of great views also sets the stage for many. Foothill Terrace real estate sets the stage with more attractions in in large lots and a wide variety of home styles. Real estate makes a statement in value and affordability, as well. Homes are generally less expensive than others in adjacent areas like Aragon and Baywood. At the same time, they have many custom features and spacious floor plans. Foothill Terrace homes for sale can be found primarily in post-war, 1950s single story ranchers. These range in size from about 1,500 to 2,000 sq. ft. In higher locations in the hills, a number of larger, two story homes can be found. Foothill Terrace homes for sale like these can be rare prizes in value and prime location. Homes for sale, whatever their type and placement range in price between about $1M and $2.5M.
A Closer Look at Foothill Terrace Homes for Sale and the Area
The higher up in the hills, the more recently built the homes. Homes there tend to be from the 1960s and 70s. Although, some newer homes are also found. With larger floor plans of over 2,000 sq. ft. , ‘upper’ Foothill Terrace includes a more woodsy feel and great views. Upper Foothill Terrace real estate may include homes with 4 & 5 bedrooms.
Getting around is easy, since the I-92 edges the area’s south end. It will connect residents in little time anywhere in the bay area. More schools nearby add to the quality of life. Ease of commuting and quick access to education are no issue! At the same time, the neighborhood has quite a removed and peaceful feel. Foothill terrace homes for sale around the hilltops have the most to offer people looking for those qualities. Homes for sale in ‘lower’ Foothill Terrace offer nearly as much of the same, with great convenience, and sophisticated home options sure to capture plenty of attention.
The other upscale areas of Homestead Husing and San Mateo Terrace/ Beresford edge the neighborhood. While Foothill Terrace real estate is unique as compared to its next door markets, some of it resembles the last of David Bohannan’s Hillsdale tracts. The resemblance takes the form of a classic California ranch style, but with unique and appealing twists in design. Find out more about real estate like this and other types. View the listings below. Contact me directly for full details on any San Mateo homes for sale in town or in San Mateo county.