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About Hillsborough: Homes for Sale

Hillsborough is a lovely city just outside of San Francisco. It offers a peaceful, residential atmosphere in a country setting. This town has a natural beauty with tree-lined streets and little traffic.

Hillsborough real estate is just a short drive to the San Francisco International Airport and downtown San Francisco. This area is one of the most wealthy communities and has a population of about 11,000 people. All homes are over 2,500 square feet in size. The median home price is about $3,800,000.

Money Magazine has rated this town as one of The Best Place to Live in 2007. There are many famous mansions, some of which are on the  National Register of Historic Places. These include Carolands and the Western White House built by William Randolph Hearst. Hillsborough has a hilly topography with ample wildlife and shrubbery.

You’ll find California mule deer, the San Mateo woolly sunflower and other common plants. Students are served by the San Mateo Union High School District and the Hillsborough School District, which is ranked number 1 in the California. Schools include The Nueva School, Crocker Middle School, West Elementary School, South Elementary, North Elementary, West Elementary and Crystal Springs Uplands School. With a cool Mediterranean climate Hillsborough is beautiful place to live.

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Some Real Estate Listings in Hillsborough

$68,000,000 - 8Br/10Ba -  for Sale in Hillsborough
$68,000,000

1868 Floribunda Ave Hillsborough, CA 94010

$68,000,000
8 Beds
10 Baths
17,907 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81917533
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
GREAT OPPORTUNITY FOR THIS TROPHY ESTATE***If you are looking for the best of the best, this is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for you to enjoy your life! After years of renovations, 1868 Floribunda Avenue is ready for you to view! The lot is almost 5x bigger than standard lots, all usable! Renovated to the highest quality, situated in one of the best locations in Hillsborough! Nearly 20,000 square feet throughout 6 buildings. New custom-built water well. Three private gates - resident driveway, guest driveway, and pedestrian walkway. No expense was spared for this property to reach the ultimate heights in a smart & secure dream home! You have to see it, to believe it! Qualified buyers only; qualifications requested in order to be screened before showings.
$29,995,000 - 11Br/14Ba -  for Sale in Hillsborough
$29,995,000

401 El Cerrito Ave Hillsborough, CA 94010

$29,995,000
11 Beds
14 Baths
24,350 SqFt
Status Contingent
MLS # ML81932652
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
Iconic Western White House. Replica of the Washington DC residence designed by famed architect Julia Morgan. Approximately 3 acres of lush land in Lower Hillsborough. Rebuilt in 1930 and completely refreshed throughout with new fixtures and appliances. Approximately 24,350 square feet of total living space on 4 luxurious levels with 11 bedrooms, 9 full bathrooms and 5 half-baths. Abundant sunlight and soaring ceilings throughout. Formal entry parlor, spacious East Room with fireplace, formal dining room, gourmet kitchen, butlers pantry, breakfast room, family room, Oval Office, recreation room and home cinema theater. Master bedroom suite with 2 bathrooms and 2 dressing rooms, 6 additional bedroom suites, 4 family bedrooms and 5 powder rooms. Lower-level staff quarters include a fitness room, wine cellar, living room, and laundry center. Stunning grounds with rose garden, exquisite trees, swimming pool and pavilion. Easy access to shopping, dining, golf clubs and commute routes.
$23,500,000 - 6Br/10Ba -  for Sale in Hillsborough
$23,500,000

165 Woodridge Rd Hillsborough, CA 94010

$23,500,000
6 Beds
10 Baths
15,776 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81959666
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
Modern elegance meets unrivaled luxury. This modern luxury masterpiece epitomizes elegance and sophistication situated on a sprawling two acre lot, this estate includes a guest house boasting opulence at every turn with a pool overlooking views that are unmatched. Marvel at the grandeur of 26-foot ceilings and european oak floors as you enter connecting to the gourmet kitchen, adorned with cambria countertops and top-of-the-line gaggenau appliances beckoning culinary excellence. Entertain effortlessly in the game room, indoor/outdoor bar, and gym while indulging in relaxation in the sauna or luxurious jacuzzi tubs. The exterior of this estate adorns european garage doors, italian windows, and a stunning limestone terrace connecting to stunning bay area views. Experience modern luxury living at its finest in this extraordinary residence.
$15,750,000 - 5Br/7Ba -  for Sale in Hillsborough
$15,750,000

3085 Ralston Ave Hillsborough, CA 94010

$15,750,000
5 Beds
6.5 Baths
10,495 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81918112
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
Situated on a private side street, this grand estate sits on a majestic 2-acres with jaw-dropping panoramic bay views, some of the best in all of Hillsborough. Exquisite architectural detailing and finishes throughout, including inlaid parquet walnut floors, hand carved fireplaces, and walls of glass framing iconic bay views and landscaping. The main level includes a stunning office, billiard hall, and the Morocco Room lounge. Upstairs, the large master suite enjoys equally stunning views of the bay, in addition to a luxury spa bath and formal sitting room. A separate in-law suite and wine cellar with tasting room are located on the lower level of the residence. Equally impressive are the surrounding grounds, fully landscaped with grand-scale trees, expanses of manicured lawn, and an elevated terrace overlooking the views and swimming pool. All of this just minutes from shopping, dining, golfing, parks, and top rated Hillsborough schools. (Square Footage Per County Records: 8,629)
$14,999,000 - 6Br/5Ba -  for Sale in Hillsborough
$14,999,000

210 Uplands Dr Hillsborough, CA 94010

$14,999,000
6 Beds
4.5 Baths
5,030 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81956394
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
Over 1.8 absolutely level acres, one of only a few parcels of it's size in all of Hillsborough. The merging of two .9 acre lots, the parcel totals over 1.8 acres and can easily be subdivided into 2 lots. Located in the most coveted location in lower Hillsborough, 210 Uplands sits across from some of Hillsborough's most beautiful estates. A once in a lifetime opportunity. When gone there will be no others.
$12,665,000 - 4Br/6Ba -  for Sale in Hillsborough
$12,665,000

2140 Forest View Ave Hillsborough, CA 94010

$12,665,000
4 Beds
5.5 Baths
6,000 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81959861
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
2016-built contemporary masterpiece on a premier street in lower North Hillsborough. Sustainable design by architect Dan Phipps, built by Toboni Builders with solar power, radiant-heated concrete or oak floors, wiring for EV, and radiant deck heated salt water pool on just over one-half acre. Native landscaping, Corten steel walls, and Ipe wood exterior. Accent walls, cabinetry, and doors all in gorgeous walnut and ceilings up to 20 feet. Formal dining room plus tremendous great room with modern kitchen designed for home chef, private chef, and caterers. Primary suite, secondary suite, and office on main level + 2 beds and bath upstairs along with customized study center. Lower level rec room, bath & temp-controlled custom wine cellar. Outdoor oasis includes pool house with bath (potential ADU), BBQ kitchen, fireplace terrace, level lawn, pool & spa + vegetable garden & fruit trees. Excellent Hillsborough public and private schools.
$11,900,000 - 6Br/8Ba -  for Sale in Hillsborough
Open House
$11,900,000

160 New Place Hillsborough, CA 94010

$11,900,000
6 Beds
8 Baths
6,175 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81938593
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
ANOTHER HUGE PRICE REDUCTION! $1Million Deduction! - A truly RARE LISTING that embodies opulence and exclusivity at its finest! IT DOESN'T GET BETTER THAN THIS SHOWCASE HILLSBOROUGH ESTATE! This once-in-a-lifetime property presents the perfect opportunity to live a life of luxury & sophistication, one you deserve! Tucked away at the end of a cul-de-sac in one of Hillsborough's most prestigious neighborhoods, seated on an over 1 acre lot. Commanding panoramic Bay views inside & out; from Downtown SF to the San Mateo Bridge. You get a front row seat to the true beauty of our world! The exterior is a testament to refined aesthetics & meticulous craftsmanship, embraced by meticulous landscaping & gardens + a glistening pool! The interior beacons w/ an air of elegance. Specially curated design elements include crown molding, bay windows, lighted tray ceilings, recessed lighting, & more! 6 rooms can serve as en-suite bedrooms. Two huge walk-in closet & multiple spa-like bathrooms. The kitchen is a culinary haven with all high-end appliances.
$11,000,000 - 7Br/9Ba -  for Sale in Hillsborough
$11,000,000

100 New Place Rd Hillsborough, CA 94010

$11,000,000
7 Beds
8.5 Baths
11,875 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81948163
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
Buy Then Build: Lot and Approved plans included in price. Secluded in exclusive Hillsborough, this modernist masterpiece, a three story wonder of glass that floats with the forest. Designed by acclaimed, award-winning architect Leonard Ng, the plans for this iconic 11,875 sq. ft. retreat are a meditation on minimalism, an extension from the trees that questions where nature ends & home begins. Clear heart red cedar siding opens to vast windows, soaring lines and engaging angles that lean into natural light & wide views. 7 en suite bedrooms, 9 bathrooms, a great room, wine cellar, fitness studio, wet & dry saunas, plus detached 800 sq. ft. guest house provide for exquisite living. A shimmering pool, phenomenal indoor-outdoor entertaining and meandering paths of curated native plants elevate life. Coveted location for top-performing schools, community & an ideal commute between San Francisco and Silicon Valley. See the world in a new light.
$9,900,000 - 6Br/7Ba -  for Sale in Hillsborough
$9,900,000

2 Homs Ct Hillsborough, CA 94010

$9,900,000
6 Beds
6.5 Baths
8,404 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81955546
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
ATTRACTIVE SELLER FINANCING AVAILABLE TO QUALIFIED BUYER. Spectacular Custom Contemporary 6 bed/6.5 bath in highly coveted lower Hillsborough. Filled with natural light & clean line finishes, this spectacular property is set in a well-manicured verdant tree-lined large corner lot. Stunning architectural features of stately columns, soaring ceilings, and artful use of natural stones of marble, granite & sandstone set the tone for this sophisticated showcase of a home. The design and layout of this home epitomize California living at its finest. The open-flowing floor plan and strategically placed bedrooms, office areas and entertaining areas allow for an effortless combination of family living & entertaining. Boasts indoor/outdoor access to an extensive covered gazebo overlooking the fabulous level yard featuring a sophisticated pool and full workout room The chefs kitchen features a large center island, custom cabinetry, smooth granite counters, large stainless professional range, and flows into an inviting family/great room. The primary suite features a spa-like bath and large walk-in closets. Additional features of this fantastic home include electric gates leading to semi-circular drive and 4 car garage, expansive home office with custom built shelving and 2 media/ game rooms.

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