Palomares Hills Jenson Ranch and Laurelwood Planned Unit Developments

Palomares Hills, Jensen Ranch and Laurelwood have a rich history. Jensen Ranch was established in 1867 when two brothers purchased 450 acres of land. For 110 years the farms produced hay, grain, chickens and produce. In 1977, the land was purchased by Shapell Homes.

Homes in Palomares feature many a Spanish style streetscapes. Roofs are mostly Terra Cotta tile or neutral colors reflecting a Mediterranean ambiance. Amenities include, a clubhouse, tennis courts, several community pools as well as a H.A.R.D. park. Also Jensen Ranch School is a top Bay Area Elementary school, resides in the neighborhood. Single-family homes as well as town homes cover the East Bay Hills. Many homes have views of greenbelt and San Francisco Bay in the distance.

Palomares Hills Jenson Ranch and Laurelwood Planned Unit Developments

Summary Data and Homes Sold 2013

HOA: Range $52 – $354
MLS Bay East Data deemed reliable but not verified or guaranteed.

Number of Homes SOLD: 44r
Average SOLD price: $706,669
Average LIST price: $701,276
LIST versus SOLD % CHANGE: 1%

Year Built range: 1937 – 2008
Building square foot range: 1,354 – 3,068 square feet
Lot square foot range: 1,666 – 53,578 square feet

View: Many lots under 6,000 square feet, private backyards and greenbelt settings.
Homes along the ridge have views of greenbelt, canyons or San Francisco Bay
Style: Contemporary and Mediterranean styles.
Types: Single story, two-story and tri-level, detached, town homes
Lifestyle: Many smaller streets provide neighborhood privacy. Long streetscapes provide dramatic and expansive views of the hillside and Bay Area. Walking can be in flat or hilly areas. Travel time to downtown, freeway interchanges and B.A.R.T. is approximately 10 – 15 minutes.

HOMES SOLD – January – October 2014

Summary Data and Homes Sold 2013
Summary Data and Homes Sold 2013

Palomares Hills History of Jenson Ranch

The ranch house, built in 1872, were not part of the 450 acresale. The current owner of the ranch house is of the fourth generation, Barbara Jensen Millert and her husband Gary.
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Updated: 16th January, 2019 8:12 PM.