Everyone knows the price of California real estate is exorbitant, but few know that Barstow is one of the most affordable towns in all of California.
Affordable dream homes dot the landscape throughout Barstow. Additionally, thousands of new homes are projected to be built in the area over the next five to 10 years. Everything from new construction tract homes to custom-built mansions will be available in the area, in addition to already existing homes.
Meticulously planned neighborhoods with beautiful landscaping will sit next to communities that are decades old. It is all a matter of preference. Cozy homes full of history and fixer-uppers waiting to receive some much needed tender loving care can provide the right individuals and families with a wonderful place to live.
When settling down in the Barstow area, residents create their own history while being surrounded by millions of years of history as represented by the desert. Barstow communities help the process and provide individuals and families with a place to live and grow. Area real estate agents are available to help buyers throughout the shopping and buying process.
Of course, the traditional house is not the appropriate dwelling for everyone. Many people prefer the carefree living of apartments, mobile homes and condos where someone else mows the lawn and waters the grass. There are several apartment complexes and modular home neighborhoods in town that offer quality materials, modern designs and beautiful interiors.
Indeed, it is not just the variety and availability of quality housing that gets people excited, but the cost as well. Home prices throughout the Barstow area range from $150,000 to $350,000, with an average cost of $200,000. Apartments hover in the $400 to $600 price range for up to three bedrooms.
It is no wonder that Barstow has continued to grow by leaps and bounds over the past decade. Affordable housing, quality schools, excellent job opportunities, and a beautiful landscape all combine to make Barstow an excellent place to call home.