Centrally located on Highway 99, Salida is easily accessible from throughout California. Salida is located about a 90-minute drive from the San Francisco Bay Area, west of the valley and over the coastal mountain range. Eastward are the foothills that house the famed Mother Lode Gold Country and lead to the majestic Sierra Nevada mountain range and Yosemite National Park.
Salida is located in the heart of one of the greatest agricultural areas of our nation - the San Joaquin Valley. Dairy products, almonds, apricots, melons, tomatoes, wine grapes, peaches, walnuts and poultry products are some of Salida's top commodities. In the early spring, residents enjoy the delightful sights and smells of orchard blossoms. In the summer or fall harvest seasons, roadside produce stands offer up some of the best produce in the nation.
Salida's housing market is composed primarily of single-family homes ranging $140,000 for a 2-bedroom starter home to upwards of $460,000 for a 5-bedroom/3-bathroom home in one of Salida's exclusive subdivisions. Currently, average listing prices for properties in Salida hover in the $240,000 range. A family-friendly community, buyers will find that many Salida homes for sale are located near neighborhood schools, parks and open spaces. There are also a few listings for land parcels available in Salida, perfect for those who are interested in custom building their dream home or investment property.
Salida Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of September 15th, 2014: homes priced around $236,614 compared to $236,614 the previous week, to remain steady with no change in listing price. For Thursday, September 18th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.20%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.27%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.61%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.12%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Salida 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 Salida to help you find the best home!