Welcome to Menlo Park Real Estate
Menlo Park, CA is a popular address in Silicon Valley. Located in the mid-peninsula region of the California Bay Area, Menlo Park borders the affluent communities of Palo Alto, Atherton, Redwood City as well as Stanford University. The city is popular for its central location and convenient lifestyle. It is a small town of about 30,000 residents. A thriving downtown on Santa Cruz Ave. services the city, as well as the nearby shopping and entertainment districts in Palo Alto and Redwood City. The Stanford Shopping Center with 120 stores and restaurants is minutes away from most Menlo Park homes. Residencies include turn of the century bungalows, mid-century ranchers and some rural-feeling areas. Recent homes owners of Menlo Park are active as owners, recent homes have replaced older houses with modern estate-sized homes.
An excellent public school system and the presence of several private schools make a Menlo Park address a favorite of school-aged families. All of its schools and community facilities have undergone upgrades within the past five years. A great performing arts center has just been built at the Menlo-Atherton High School.
Performing Arts Center Menlo-Atherton High School
During the summertime, there’s music in the park and different block parties, where they shut off the main avenue. There’s also a summertime arts festival that locals love to bring their friends to. Menlo Park is such a sweet town because it is so small and close-knit. You see your neighbors in the grocery store and when you walk your kids or your dog down the street. The excellent blend of suburban accommodations and urban conveniences make Menlo Park a great place to call home.
Santa Cruz Ave/El Camino Real Signage
Downtown, Menlo Park CA