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Foster City is ranked by Forbes as one the number 10 on America’s Top 25 Towns to Live Well in 2009. It has also been recognized by Money Magazine as one of the Best Places to to Live several times. Foster City is nearby Silicon Valley and has similar cultural and technology elements.

There are four public schools in the San Mateo-Foster City Elementary School District. Foster City Elementary, Brewer Island Elementary School, Audubon Elementary School and the Nathaniel Bowditch Middle School service younger kids. The San Mateo High School District services students from 9-12. Many of these schools are California Distinguished Schools. Visa is Foster City’s largest employer. Other employers include Sony, Philips, Guidewire, Gilead Sciences and Navigenics among others.

There are 19 parks that span over 100 acres. You’ll find tennis courts, baseball diamonds, soccer fields, basketball courts, and many trails for biking, rollerblading, and walking. The city is a big spot for Wold Class Windsurfing and Kite-Surfing in the Bay Area. Mariner’s Point offers golf and driving range.

The Hillbarn Theatre is a historic theater with a list of events and classes. There is also the local public Ampitheatre Leo J. Ryan Memorial Park, which hosts a array of summer concerts. There are many events that occur in Foster City including Holi-Festival of Colors, Polynesian Festival and the Art & Wine Festival. This is also considered one of the safest places to live in the country.

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Some Real Estate Listings in Foster City

$924,800 - 2Br/2Ba -  for Sale in Foster City
Open House
New
$924,800

1061 Beach Park Blvd 216 Foster City, CA 94404

$924,800
2 Beds
2 Baths
1,286 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81969782
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
Nestled in the Marina Point Community, this single level second-floor home offers charming views of the neighborhood greenery. The living/dining area features an open-concept design, capturing natural light from a central window & sliding door. The space is enhanced w/crown molding, wainscoting, & 2 decorative accent walls, along w/modern flooring. Sliding doors open to a balcony, providing an inviting outdoor retreat. The kitchen boasts many upgrades, including custom cabinetry, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, tile floors, & a kitchen bar. An in-unit laundry room includes hookups & cabinets, plus an off-site storage space. The spacious main suite features mounted TV, office/reading area, built-in bookshelf, multiple closets & bathroom w/custom cabinetry, granite counters, & double sinks. Recessed lighting enhances several rooms & the second bedroom is equipped w/plantation shutters & built-in shelves. The community offers an array of amenities: clubhouse, pool, spa, picnic area, tennis courts & more. Enjoy the Bay Levee trails across the street & the convenience of being a short distance from Marlin Cove shopping/dining, Shorebird Park & nearby acclaimed schools. Ideally located between San Francisco & Silicon Valley, this home is move-in ready and a must-see!
$1,298,000 - 3Br/3Ba -  for Sale in Foster City
Open House
New
$1,298,000

131 Albacore Ln Foster City, CA 94404

$1,298,000
3 Beds
2.5 Baths
1,370 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81969797
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
$1,748,000 - 3Br/2Ba -  for Sale in Foster City
Open House
New
$1,748,000

808 Gull Ave Foster City, CA 94404

$1,748,000
3 Beds
2 Baths
1,340 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81969640
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
Parkside serenity awaits steps from Gull Park! The beautiful front garden offers a glimpse of the beauty within the home. Step inside to discover a light-filled haven beautifully updated for modern living. Freshly polished marble floors greet you and flow throughout the entryway, living room, kitchen, and dining room, creating a cohesive and airy feel. Natural light streams in from numerous sliders and skylights throughout the home. Views of the landscaping that surrounds, plus Gull Park and the lagoon beyond, make you feel like you are living in a park. The updated kitchen is a dream come true with an excellent layout, stainless steel appliances and warm, wooden cabinetry with granite countertops. Unwind and recharge in the spacious primary bedroom with porcelain tile and two walk-in closets with built-in storage. The ensuite boasts spa-inspired finishes like a glass-enclosed shower, skylight, and floor-to-ceiling tiling. Two additional bedrooms are light-filled with spacious closets, and share an updated hallway bathroom. A dedicated laundry area and detached garage features built-in storage and a gleaming epoxy floor provides more convenience. Live the Foster City lifestyle in close proximity to parks, schools, and shopping plus easy access to highways CA-92 and US-101.
$599,000 - 1Br/1Ba -  for Sale in Foster City
Open House
New
$599,000

916 Beach Park Blvd 68 Foster City, CA 94404

$599,000
1 Bed
1 Bath
810 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81968940
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
Resort-style living at its best! Come see this spacious and light-filled 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom corner unit located in the beautiful Sand Harbour South community. Enjoy south-facing views of the shimmering lagoon and lush greenbelt from the large covered balcony, dining room, living room, and bedroom. The freshly painted kitchen has new flooring and countertops perfect for preparing delicious meals at home. The bright large main bedroom has a generous walk-in closet with organizers. In-unit laundry, elevator access, and extra secured storage room on the same floor offers maximum convenience. Includes 1 covered parking spot and lots of guest parking. Community amenities: pool, spa, waterfront clubhouse, paved walking trail by lagoon, beach, dock for your kayak, car wash area, pet-friendly, dues include high speed internet service, water, garbage, and building insurance. Prime central Bay Area location, award-winning schools, accessible to public transportation and major highways; close to major companies, diverse shops and restaurants, Bay Trail, numerous parks, and the gorgeous Foster City lagoon network. 916 Beach Park has much to offer, come see for yourself!
$825,000 - 1Br/1Ba -  for Sale in Foster City
Open House
$825,000

1171 Compass Ln 301 Foster City, CA 94404

$825,000
1 Bed
1 Bath
990 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81968952
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
Luxury Coastal Living. Top floor corner unit fully remodeled 1bd 1ba+den lives like a 2 bdrm with a sleek modern vibe. High ceilings w/towering windows, natural light, views of impeccably manicured grounds of lush foliage, grand impressive trees providing serenity & privacy. NEW plank flooring, elegant modern colors, LED recessed lighting, custom window coverings, updated plumbing, paint, electrical & closets systems. Remodeled kitchen: quartz stone counters, glass tile backsplash w/modern rich dark wood cabinets. Enjoy cool breezes/sunsets on your private deck. Lg private master bdrm w/no cmn walls making it extremely quiet w/ a walk in closet. Den w/storage system offers flex space: office/extra bdrm. Updated bath, glass enclosed tile shower, heated towel bar, new vanity. Dedicated laundry rm w/full size w/d & Additional storage room incl. Marina Point has gorgeous amenities: Recently painted exterior, Pool, spa, bbq/picnic/event spaces,Tennis courts/par course & kids play structure. Enjoy beach park access across the street for hiking, biking waterfront bay & beach trails. Walking distance to vibrant array of dining, shopping, dog & community parks. Lots of guest parking, secure underground assigned space, well managed HOA. Great schools, Do not delay, make yours today.
$1,950,000 - 4Br/2Ba -  for Sale in Foster City
Open House
$1,950,000

473 Chesapeake Ave Foster City, CA 94404

$1,950,000
4 Beds
2 Baths
1,470 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81968788
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
Welcome home to your Green home. New Solar system, Native Garden including auto sprinklers, drip system all in the breathtaking over-sized rear yard. Tranquil fountain (with remote on/off control), Large shaded pergola with retractable sunshade and built in GFI electrical outlets. Remodeled kitchen with touch faucet to always control your water temperatures, new appliances. Newer flooring, recent paint throughout. New front door leading into large living room with gas fireplace. The home has it all. You won't want to miss it.
$1,999,888 - 4Br/2Ba -  for Sale in Foster City
Open House
$1,999,888

720 Polaris Ave Foster City, CA 94404

$1,999,888
4 Beds
2 Baths
1,740 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81968490
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
Beautiful home with great curb appeal in sought-after west side neighborhood in Foster City! Tranquil front yard with Japanese Zen garden and winner of 2000 Beautiful Home Award! First time on the market after being with the family for over 30 years. The exquisite Yorktown model is ideally situated with all bedrooms facing south and abundant natural light for the entire home. An imposing roof hints at the spacious luxury within two stories perfectly planned to harbor the active family. Formal entry with high ceiling and new chandelier. Versatile floor plan with a large primary suite and one and a half bathrooms on the ground floor, a remarkably roomy Jack and Jill bedroom in addition to another bedroom and bathroom upstairs. The upstairs bedrooms have nice open mountain view. Big living room with classic brick fireplace outlooking aesthetic front garden. Sunny open kitchen and formal family room exit to huge backyard with trellis perfect for outdoor family entertainment. New elegant laminate floor, light fixtures, and interior paint. Double pane windows throughout. Conveniently located near award winning Foster City schools, parks, shopping, and major highways.
$760,000 - 2Br/2Ba -  for Sale in Foster City
$760,000

6213 Admiralty Ln Foster City, CA 94404

$760,000
2 Beds
1.5 Baths
998 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81968336
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
2 bed, 1.5 bath condo bright light filled 2 story condo which feels like a townhome! Condo has great closet & storage space!Significant renovation around 2021 (New kitchen/bathrooms/Flooring). Large balcony off living room. Covered secure parking for 1 car with wall cabinets for storage. Admiralty features clubhouse, tennis courts, swimming pools, & basketball/game court. Fantastic location with close proximity to to SFO, S.F., 99 Ranch Market, Starbucks, cafes, restaurants, PJCC gym, Safeway, CVS, and the waterfront Foster City community center. Easy quick access to 92 & 101 & located near many large companies. Great schools districts!
$1,599,888 - 4Br/3Ba -  for Sale in Foster City
Open House
$1,599,888

1573 Beach Park Blvd Foster City, CA 94404

$1,599,888
4 Beds
2.5 Baths
1,760 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81962704
Property Type Townhouse
Price Type --
Welcome to your dream home! Located in a charming community, spacious 4-bed, 2.5-bath in 1,760 sqft living space. Inside, this home features laminate flooring, dual pane windows, recessed lights and newly painted interior. The kitchen features granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, kitchen cabinets with plenty of storage and a spacious dining area perfect for family and guests. The primary suite, complete with high ceilings and a walk in closet. Laundry is a breeze inside, with washer and dryer in the utility room. Step outside onto the balcony or indulge in relaxation in the hot tub on the patio. With access to amenities such as a community pool and nearby parks. Conveniently located near A+ schools, parks like Leo J Ryan, Foster City Dog Park, Beach Park Plaza and Bay Trail, grocery stores, shopping malls and easy access to freeways. Don't miss the opportunity to make this your own slice of paradise!
$950,000 - 2Br/2Ba -  for Sale in Foster City
Open House
$950,000

922 Beach Park Blvd 29 Foster City, CA 94404

$950,000
2 Beds
2 Baths
1,087 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81967958
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
Located in one of Foster City's most desirable areas, this bright and airy end-unit condo offers stunning views of the water and palm trees from the dining room and kitchen. The spacious living room features a marble wood-burning fireplace that opens to a comfortable deck overlooking the courtyard. The updated kitchen boasts granite countertops, newer appliances, and a built-in office area. Both bathrooms have been tastefully remodeled with tile and updated vanities. The large master suite includes a walk-in closet with custom shelving. You'll also appreciate the convenience of the in-unit washer and dryer. With double-pane windows and custom blinds, updated interior doors, baseboards, and light fixtures, along with new carpeting and a freshly painted interior, this home is move-in ready! The unit also comes with a separate storage room and one dedicated carport parking space. Complex amenities include a swimming pool, hot tub, sauna, waterfront clubhouse, and a private dock for your watercraft enjoyment.
$1,250,000 - 2Br/2Ba -  for Sale in Foster City
$1,250,000

811 Balboa Ln Foster City, CA 94404

$1,250,000
2 Beds
2 Baths
1,395 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81968080
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
Ground floor 1 level condo features two bedrooms + den/bonus room, two bathrooms located in the resort style complex of The Islands. Updated kitchen with new quartz countertops, center island, freshly custom painted cabinetry, ample storage with pantry cabinets & stainless appliances. Dining room features a quartz topped dry bar, Spacious living room provides a gas fireplace & sliding door to spacious patio with greenbelt views and storage closet. Generous sized primary suite offers dual wall-to-wall closets, a private patio & en-suite bathroom with new modern vanity, a shower & over oversized bathtub. The second bedroom offers a large closet & direct access to the hall bathroom with shower over tub & new vanity. Special features include: new attractive plank flooring throughout, in unit laundry room with washer & dryer, dual pane windows, hall storage closet, 2-car detached private enclosed tandem garage and ample guest parking. HOA pool, spa, boat dock & rec room. HOA Dues include water, garbage, roof, foundation, decks/patios and more. Open House Sat June 15th 2pm-4pm.
$2,995,000 - 4Br/3Ba -  for Sale in Foster City
Open House
$2,995,000

211 Surfbird Isle Foster City, CA 94404

$2,995,000
4 Beds
2.5 Baths
2,560 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81967374
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
Discover the epitome of waterfront living at 211 Surfbird Isle. Nestled in the heart of Foster City, this exquisite residence offers a harmonious blend of modern luxury and serene coastal charm. Private Boat Dock: Embark on waterfront adventures with your very own private boat dock, perfect for kayaking and other boat activities. Live the waterfront lifestyle at its finest. Panoramic WIDE-WATER Views: Enjoy stunning 180-degree views of Foster City's picturesque waterways from the comfort of your home and relax on the waterfront patio, entertain friends, or simply soak in the breathtaking sunsets over the Foster City waterways. The residence boasts high ceilings and large windows, flooding the living spaces with natural light. The breakfast area is strategically placed to capture wide water views, creating a perfect setting to start your day. Huge master bedroom with balcony and fireplace shouldn't be missed.

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