Willow Glen is a district in San Jose California south of Interstate 280 between Highway 17 and Highway 87 N. of Hillsdale Avenue. Once an incorporated city of its own, Willow Glen is now a neighborhood of San Jose. However, it's its own small-town with tree-lined streets, single-family homes and Victorian and Spanish-style properties built in the 1920s and 1930s. The historical Lincoln Avenue downtown business district is home to Italian delis, sidewalk cafés and trendy boutiques.
Willow Glen features numerous festivals and to rate each year including the founder's Day Parade, small business events, ladies night out, wine woks and the taste of Willow Glen. There are several restaurants, trendy coffee shops, bookstores and cafés all throughout this community and there are numerous elementary, middle and high schools throughout the neighborhood. Downtown Willow Glen features over 250 retail, dining and service businesses with annual street festivals drawing people from San Jose and the bay area each year.
Willow Glen is noted as one of the best walkable neighborhoods in the area with a diverse culture, unique architecture, historical homes and neoclassical and Victorian construction. There are a few light rail stations near the border but other than that there are very few public transportation stations throughout Willow Glen. There are trails and bikeways across several rivers and through numerous parks.
Willow Glen features a variety of single family homes and historical architecture with a median list price of around $1.2 million and a median sales price of $1.1 million. This is not to say that there are homes priced less than this this is just the median price. There are homes priced as low as about $400,000 up to $4 million depending on the location, condition, size and lot size. Most of the homes in Willow Glen are between two and four bedrooms, with 2 to 3 bathrooms in sizes from 1400 ft.² to about 3400 ft.². The average home size is around 2000 ft.² and homes sell within about 20 to 40 days.
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