Montrose Real Estate & Homes for Sale in California
Montrose is a bedroom community with a great location. It's near major employers and world famous points of interest and an hour car ride will get you to ski resorts, the desert or the Pacific Ocean. Nestled in the foothills of the San Gabriel and Verdugo Mountains, Montrose is just seven miles north of the city of Glendale, 10 minutes from Burbank and Pasadena and only 20 minutes from downtown Los Angeles. Today, over 9,000 residents call Montrose home. Montrose Shopping Park boasts numerous shops and services and a small town atmosphere. Montrose features award winning Glendale schools, recreational facilities and city services. Nearby colleges and universities include Glendale Community College, Pasadena City College, Cal Tech in Pasadena, UCLA, USC, Art Center College of Design and Cal State Northridge. A number of major employers are within a few miles of Montrose, including Nestle USA, Walt Disney Imagineering, Walt Disney Stores, DreamWorks SKG, International House of Pancakes, Cigna Healthcare, NBC-TV, and Warner Bros Studios and Animation. Other places of interest include Universal City and City Walk, Griffith Park Zoo and Travel Town, Hollywood, world famous Rose Bowl and Rose Parade in Pasadena, Bob Hope Burbank-Pasadena Airport. Museums include the Norton Simon Museum in Pasadena, the Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens, UCLA Hammer Museum, the Museum of Contemporary Art, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the J. Paul Getty Museum, and the Los Angeles Museum of Television and Radio. Real estate options in Montrose consist of single-family detached properties, condominiums, and townhouses for sale. Montrose makes an exceptional place to call home.
The real estate market of Montrose offers beautiful, well-kept residences within walking distance to the quaint Montrose shopping park. Single-family detached homes are priced starting from the low $500,000s. Large residences with fireplaces can be purchased in the mid-$500,000s. Spectacular estates with spacious lots and scenic hill and mountain views can be purchased in the mid-$800,000s. Condominiums and townhouses range in price from the high $400,000s to the high $700,000s.
Montrose Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of November 11th, 2013: homes priced around $626,250 compared to $627,000 the previous week, for a slight decrease of less than -1%. For Sunday, December 8th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.52%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.54%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.55%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.82%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Montrose 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 Montrose to help you find the best home!