From 2010 to 2014, the median value of homes in San Jose was $579,500. This year, it has skyrockted to $796,400.
The real estate market in the city offers many different options. You can buy a piece of land where you can build your dream home, and a private hillside lot with great views may go for $224,970. Or you can choose to live in a condo, and a modest 648-sq. ft. unit with a bedroom and bath can be yours for just $279,000.
A townhouse is also a great choice, and plenty of reasonably priced options are also available. A 2-story, 986-sq. ft. townhouse with 2 bedrooms and 2 baths is for sale for just $338,888.