Mountain View is a clean, safe community with beautiful scenery, diverse food, chic shopping and a happening nightlife. Its many subdivisions and the vibrant downtown have small town charm with everything that a larger city has to offer.
Mountain View is situated only ten miles from San Jose and 35 miles from San Francisco. The Mountain View economy is comprised of numerous area small businesses as well as some of the world’s most well- known corporations. Most notably, Google, Mozilla Foundation, Symantec and Intuit have all built their headquarters in Mountain View.
Living in Mountain View
Mountain View’s pedestrian-friendly downtown is absolutely beautiful. The hub of activity is Castro Street. There are a variety of restaurants with a huge range of ethnic choices. Fast food is actually banned within the city limits, giving rise to many unique local eateries. The city boasts of Chez TJ, one of the few restaurants rated by the Michelin Guide in the Bay Area. Tied House, located next door, was one of the first brewpubs in the Bay Area, and is a popular stop in downtown. One of the finest festivals in the region is held every year in Mountain View.
The Art and Wine Festival showcases art, food booths, wine and beer and many kids’ activities. There are a number of fun local bookstores and a weekly farmer’s market on Castro Street. For arts and culture, Mountain View has great opportunities with the Mountain View Performing Arts Center housing two stages and a constant flow of talent.
Real Estate in Mountain View
Communities in Mountain View include a wide range of styles and sizes to suit the needs from the single professional to a growing family. Popular neighborhoods in Mountain View include Rex Manor, Martens-Carmelita and Cuernavaca. Rex Manor retains much of its original charm from the 1950s with white picket fences and flagstone paths. Martens-Carmelita has many smaller homes that have been renovated and remodeled ranging in style from cottages, to red-tiled roofs to contemporary updates. Cuernavaca offers a planned community with lovely Spanish-style homes.
Mountain View Real Estate and Homes for Sale in Mountain View CA
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