Nearby Communities: Milpitas, Fremont, Santa Clara, Sunnyvale, Mountain View, Alum Rock and Evergreen.
Berryessa area of San Jose is one of the most charming neighborhoods in San Jose. I lived in Berryessa for over thirty years. I raised my two sons in the Berryessa Community and have so many fond memories of the neighborhoods, grocery store manager, school teachers, many coaches on the football, basketball and baseball teams. Berryessa is a very close-knit community and feels like you have stepped back in time with friendly neighbors and small-town shop owners. If you are looking for a wonderful place to raise kids and retire, this is the place for you!
The Berryessa area of San Jose is a sleepy little town but yet has all the conveniences of a big city. Downtown San Jose is just minutes away without getting on a freeway. Beautiful highrises and historic buildings, and cultural centers are an easy drive or bike ride. Berryessa is home to one of the biggest Flea markets in the world, Berryessa Flea Market! Berryessa Flea Market spans more than 120 acres. The farmer's market is over a ¼ mile long. In addition, there are plenty of neighborhood farmers markets to choose from
It is easy to find dozens of coffee shops, tons of different restaurant cuisines to choose from. The Great Mall offers hundreds of shops in this huge mall! Bart Station, VTA bus system and Light Rail is so handy when commuting around town or longer commutes to San Francisco. San Jose Mineta Airport is 15 minutes away. You are never far away from the backdrop of rolling hills and peaceful living while still close to freeways. All the major tech companies are all in close proximity which is a plus!
There are many top-rated schools to choose from. You will find the Berryessa schools are very serious about child education. The parents and teachers are very dedicated to learning and achieving great goals for their students.
The real estate home prices are still very affordable and lots to choose from! Many wonderful updated established homes are available as well as tons of new townhome and condo construction by the Great Mall, with the convenience of stepping outside your door to catch VTA or Bart. San Jose Diridon Train Station is also within minutes of Berryessa. Many Hospitals to choose from also nearby.
As a veteran native to the Berryessa neighborhood, I know I can find help you sell your home or find your dream home!