North Ranch is an exclusive neighborhood located in Westlake Village within the city limits of Thousand Oaks, California. Taking its name from the multitude of oak trees in the area, Thousand Oaks and North Ranch are conveniently located less than 40 miles west of Los Angeles and 12 miles inland from the Pacific Ocean, situated within the picturesque Conejo Valley. The valley is one of the most affluent areas in the county, holding a significant presence in the Tech Coast Area. Continually ranking as one of the safest cities in the nation, the neighborhood enjoys the moderate California weather and the booming economy of the small range of businesses nearby.
Boasting an excellent school system, there are 27 schools in the Conejo Valley Unified School District, 16 of which have been named Distinguished California Schools, while four have been named National Blue Ribbon Schools. Well kept parks and recreation centers offer great picnic spots, while transportation is made easy with several area airports, public transportation and a remarkable freeway system.
North Ranch also offers exciting nights, with a wide selection of clubs, concerts and playhouses in the area. With its centralized location, jaunts to the beaches, mountains or deserts are an easy day trip. Top off the amenities with the enviable Southern California climate of more than 300 days of sunshine a year, it's clear to see why North Ranch is such a terrific place to call home.
Price Range of North Ranch Houses, Foreclosures, Homes
North Ranch avoids traffic congestion and the pollution of larger cities, thereby presenting a desirable environment and location for residents. North Ranch provides residents with opportunities to enjoy the amenities of nearby metropolitan living, while experiencing the charm, safety and quality of a family community.
Properties in North Ranch's new home subdivisions and gated neighborhoods can easily exceed $10 million. Many homes in the higher end of the pricing spectrum include hill or mountain views, quick and easy access to the local golf course in the North Ranch Country Club, swimming pools, and a host of other exclusive amenities. Townhomes and condominiums in North Ranch are available starting from $700,000.
North Ranch Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of April 14th, 2014: homes priced around $646,080 compared to $648,040 the previous week, for a slight decrease of less than -1%. For Saturday, April 19th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.32%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.36%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.65%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.08%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in North Ranch 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 North Ranch to help you find the best home!