The Alameda
San Jose, California Homes for Sale


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Quick Facts

  • Current Prices:$749,000 to $2,550,000
  • Closed Prices:$702,000 to $3,100,000
  • Median Sale Price:$1,320,000
  • Average $ per sq ft:$745
  • Association Fee Ranges:$90 to $425/mo,$0 to $373
(based on data from the last 12 months)
  • Type:Attached Home (Condo, Townhouse, Loft, etc.), Single-Family Home
  • Age:1891 to 2017
  • Sq. Ft.:759 to 5,265Sq. Ft.
  • Bedrooms:1 to 6Bedrooms
  • Bathrooms:1 to 5Bathrooms

Neighborhood Amenities

This community has numerous amenities available for residents to enjoy.

Homes for Sale

Homes in this area come in a wide range of prices, styles, and sizes.

Where to Live

Many homes in the neighborhood, especially along the historic roadway, have an old-fashioned Spanish or Victorian flair. Apartments and condos have been added to the mix, but they blend in well with the historic architectural styles. If you want a quieter living space, choose a home on the neighborhood's side streets. You'll still be close enough to enjoy the vibrancy of The Alameda when you want some entertainment. No matter where you live, you'll be within walking distance of some soothing open green space.

Where to Eat

Though several dining opportunities are close by in downtown San Jose, The Alameda has its own charm. Enjoy a sip or two at Wine Affairs, the local wine bar, or some Italian fare at Pasta Pomodoro. Greenlee's Bakery is known for their cinnamon bread and the Bluefin Japanese Restaurant for its sushi. If you're in the mood for a Philly cheesesteak sandwich, head for Calvin's. Looking for some great coffee and some free WiFi? Get comfy, indoors or out, at the Crema Coffee Roasting Company.

What You'll See

Take a walk around the neighborhood and you'll find historic homes, such as the Dunne mansion or the Minerva building, both Victorians built toward the end of the 19th century. Low rise apartments and other buildings, some dating back to the mid-20th century, add their own vintage charm. Stroll down The Alameda and find quaint coffee hangouts, restaurants and local shops along this tree-lined, pedestrian-friendly historic roadway.

Friday Night Fun

Friday nights are perfect for heading to San Pedro Square. Just over a mile south of The Alameda, the San Pedro Square Market offers live music, several happening bars and foods from around the globe. One local favorite is the Loteria Taco Bar. Habanero mango chicken tacos, anyone? Or, indulge your sweet tooth at Chocatoo, a dessert bar with Australian roots. Chocolate fondue, cheesecake, tiramisu and eye-popping cakes are on the menu. Take home some hand-made chocolates for later. If the NHL San Jose Sharks are in town, spend your Friday night at an exciting, fast-paced hockey game.

The Perfect Sunday

Sunday is perfect for exploring Guadalupe Park, an urban green space that follows the banks of the Guadalupe River. The three-mile long park runs from Interstate 880 in the north into Downtown San Jose. Along the way, enjoy trails that lead to an outdoor carousel, public gardens, art exhibits and playgrounds for young and old. The downtown end leads to Discovery Meadow, home to the Children's Discovery Museum. Pack a picnic and enjoy your day in the great outdoors, then top off your day with a meal in Silicon Valley's signature city.

Locals Love

Proximity to San Jose International Airport • Close to Interstate 880 • Close to Guadalupe River Park.

Locals Don't Love

Noise from the airport • Commute traffic.


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