San Rafael Real Estate
San Rafael, centrally located in Marin County just 14 miles north of San Francisco, is the oldest and largest city by population in Marin. It’s also the county seat.
Downtown San Rafael offers Marinites an urban feel with the ease of a small town. Rich in cultural diversity, the central business area boasts an amazing variety of specialty restaurants and shops. Also part of the downtown is a popular landmark, the Mission San Rafael Archangel, founded in 1817.
Homes in San Rafael vary from condos, lofts and townhouses to Victorian charmers in Gerstle Park, country club estates and waterfront view homes. There is something for every budget in this small city with big appeal.
Location: Central Marin (though northern San Rafael, 94903 zip code, is sometimes referred to as northern Marin)
Median Home Sale Price in 2015: $965,000*