If you are you looking to find real estate near wide open-spaces, but still want access to big city amenities, then Rocklin is a perfect place to call home. This community is nestled at the base of the Sierra Foothills just off of Interstate 80 in Placer County. Sacramento, the state capital, is just 25 miles to the southwest. Lake Tahoe is less than 100 miles to the east. Rocklin provides its approximately 40,000 residents with premier residential communities, a school district that is committed to excellence and an extensive park system.
Rocklin is known for the huge expanse of granite under and around it that has played a key role in the city's development. Much of that early history can still be found in the downtown area that has been restored and features a mix of past and present. The fast-growing community has maintained its strong sense of community that has made Rocklin one of the region's most attractive places to live. The city hosts a variety of special events each year including the Celebrity Chef Dinner every October, the Harvest Carnival every Halloween and Santa's Sing-A-Long every November.
Price Range of Rocklin Real Estate &Houses for Sale
The real estate an homes market features charming tree-lined streets with various architectural styles and prices. Condominiums and townhouses can be found at $200,000 and run up to approximately $300,000. Single-family homes begin in the high $200,000s on properties with at least three bedrooms and can run up to $1 million plus on large real estate properties with acreage. The new Stanford Ranch development offers homes in several varieties. Farm, ranch properties and land to custom build homes are also available.
Rocklin Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of May 30th, 2016: homes priced around $449,556 compared to $459,592 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -2%. For Monday, May 30th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.66%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 2.77%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.23%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.88%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Rocklin 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 Rocklin to help you find the best home!