Haskins Estates Homes For Sale
Neighborhood Introduction & History
Haskins Estates homes are on a small section of Belmont with rural charm and an array of architectural styles. Much like the rest of Belmont, ranch homes are featured predominantly along winding streets with excellent canyon views. Residents’ only complaint seems to be the wind that can be pretty severe! Haskins Estates is desirable due to its proximity to the local shopping district and the numerous area parks, playgrounds, picnic areas, and trails. Families also love this neighborhood due to the excellent schools – Ralston Middle and Carlmont High are consistently high-ranking.
Housing types & styles in the Neighborhood
Homes in Haskins Estates vary architecturally, although ranch houses are the predominant style. Usually on the smaller-side, these ranch houses stand on flat lots and offer a tract-like feel. As a resident, however, you will likely be afforded attractive canyon views! The market is strong in Belmont, with home process rising steadily and sometimes sharply over the past three years – home values have gone up 23.3% over the past year alone. The median home value in Belmont is $1,504,800.
Restaurants & Shopping
Downtown Belmont offers a wide variety of restaurants and shopping experiences. US 101 is very convenient while Belmont Caltrain is easily accessible from Haskins Estates. Both transit options are great for long distance commuters traveling down to San Jose or up to San Francisco. Hillsdale Shopping Center (just north of the neighborhood on El Camino Real) is a large shopping mall featuring over 130 stores and restaurants.
Family Lifestyle, Parks & Activities
Several parks are nearby the Haskins Estates neighborhood. The Belmont Sports Complex offers a ballfield, jogging track, playground, and picnic area. O’Donnell and Alexander Parks also offer fine recreation. Waterdog Lake Park and the Crystal Springs Reservoir are nearby and offer fine recreation opportunities. Belmont hosts a Greek Festival in the fall that offers great food, dancing, music and lots of other fun activities. Numerous family attractions, restaurants and bars are easily accessible along El Camino Real around Belmont.