Camarillo Community and Real Estate Information in California
The fourth largest city in Ventura County, Camarillo is home to roughly 66,000 residents. Located just seven miles from the ocean, Camarillo is centrally located along Highway 101, halfway between Santa Barbara and Los Angeles.
Camarillo offers residents small-town charm with convenient access to a wealth of amenities. With its excellent schools and colleges (including California State University, Channel Islands), low crime rate, and affordable real estate market, Camarillo is a great place to raise a family. Camarillo’s housing market includes a variety of real estate listings for Camarillo houses and homes, Camarillo condos, as well as Ventura County townhouses, and ranch-style homes. (more)
Famed boxer Fernando Vargas resides in Camarillo’s luxury enclave Camarillo Estates, which boasts multimillion dollar villas and condos, in addition to the Sterling Hills Golf Course. Additionally, the areas of Somis and Santa Rosa Valley feature ranch-styled homes with larger properties, with most being avocado or horse ranches.
Residents have a wide array of recreational options to choose from. The city operates five community parks and 16 neighborhood parks, an indoor public swimming pool and many youth and adult sports programs. There are more than 30 miles of bicycle routes as well as many rural roads for biking. Six public and 10 private golf courses are within a 20-mile radius. Additionally, the Channel Islands National Park, the Santa Monica Mountains Recreational Area, and the Los Padres National Forest are all within a minimal driving distance. As a result, Camarillo residents can enjoy hiking, camping, snow or water skiing, fishing, horseback riding, and sailing (among other activities) easily in a single day.
Real Estate Market: Price Range of Camarillo Houses in CA
Among the wide-open spaces, green rolling hills and peaceful atmosphere, Camarillo boasts a mix of established neighborhoods and new home developments. Smaller condominiums and townhouses in Camarillo can be found starting in the mid-$200,000s to upwards of $730,000. Homes in Camarillo can be found starting from $275,000 for a 2-bedroom/2-bathroom single-story home range. Newer model homes start in the mid-$600,000s and run up to $6 million. Estate homes and houses in Camarillo featuring city and mountain views can run up to $6 million. Properties with real estate and ranch-style homes are also available.
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Broker and Owner of Consumers Mortgage/Realty, Bob Mallison, is a 30-year veteran in the finance industry. He is licensed as an Enrolled Agent to represent clients before the Internal Revenue Service. He is also a Certified Financial Planner. This is his 16th year of having a weekly live radio talk program where he speaks about the local and national Real Estate and Mortgage industries.
In addition, Bob speaks before civic and social groups and holds public seminars, discussing such unique topics as complex financing, loan modification issues, short sales, tax issues, credit issues, foreclosure, bankruptcy and income real estate investing.
Bob is a GRI Realtor who employs a staff of professionals to assist. Bob brings financial discipline and a broader understanding of investments to his clients. He is a member and a former state director for the California Association of Mortgage Brokers.
Bob is also a member of four Southern California Board of Realtors. Bob has been awarded the ABR (Accredited Buyer Representative) by the Real Estate Buyers Agent Council (REBAC) of the National Association of Realtors. He is a Certified FHA Specialist and also holds certifications as a Pre-Foreclosure Specialist and a Short Sales Specialist following a period of intensive class and textbook training.
Camarillo Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of August 25th, 2014: homes priced around $728,343 compared to $728,343 the previous week, to remain steady with no change in listing price. For Thursday, August 28th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.23%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.23%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.50%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.69%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Camarillo 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 Camarillo to help you find the best home!