What $1 Million Gets You in the Sacramento Housing Market
In a state as expensive as California, we are fortunate to live in a region with relatively more affordable housing options when compared to other large cities in the state. If you are searching for a luxury home in the Sacramento area, you will also be pleased to discover that you can get a lot more house for your money.
What exactly can you get with $1 million in the Sacramento area? There are plenty of options in store — whether you’re dreaming of a country-side estate or a stately home in a country club setting. Let’s take a look at eight answers to that million-dollar question.
Mid-Century Modern Home on a Golf Course
El Macero | $950,000
Address: 44332 South El Macero Drive | Listed By Martha Bernauer
This stunning mid-century modern home along the El Macero Country Club golf course is a true work of art. It is perfectly laid out for large-scale entertainment and intimate family gatherings alike, with oversized living areas, cascading ceilings, and windows letting in natural light. Multiple sliding doors open to a spacious covered patio overlooking the 5th fairway!
Three Separate Homes on Beautiful Land in Fair Oaks
Fair Oaks | $950,000
Address: 4616 New York Avenue | Listed By Angela Gitt
This gorgeous property in Fair Oaks features not one, not two, but three separate homes on 1.72 secluded acres. The main home has four bedrooms and three bathrooms, beautifully updated kitchen and bathrooms, and an open-floor plan. The charming and updated second home has two bedrooms and two bathrooms, plus a private deck with views. The guest house features a full bathroom and kitchenette, providing a perfect space for renting or hosting friends and family. This multi-family compound feels like a resort getaway, but it is just minutes from the charming town of Fair Oaks.
Log Cabin Immersed in Nature
Colfax | $959,000
Address: 680 East Weimar Cross Road | Listed By Ann Bryant + Mary Pessaran
Experience serene country living in a dreamy, luxurious log home in Colfax. This custom-built retreat is situated amongst towering green trees in a quiet setting just steps from Forest Lake. The home features a bonus loft room, floor-to-ceiling windows, a stone fireplace, a gourmet kitchen, and many more desirable amenities.
Charming Sacramento Home in a Pristine Location
Sacramento | $985,000
Address: 3413 Sierra Oaks Drive | Listed By Hilary Devine
This charming home enjoys a pristine location in Old Sierra Oaks near the American River. Surrounded by trees and greenery, this large property includes six bedrooms and four bathrooms, and plenty of living space to gather and entertain. Some of our favorite spaces include the expansive walk-in closet in the master suite and the spacious bonus room upstairs that could serve as a media room or playroom.
Single-Story Home in Fair Oaks
Fair Oaks | $995,000
Address: 4808 Massey Lane | Listed By Margaret Graf
This luxurious single-story home is nestled in a gated enclave of Fair Oaks near Miller Park, community tennis courts, and other attractive neighborhood features. The property boasts beautiful landscaping, including many fruit trees, and high-end details throughout the interior, such as granite, tile, dark wood cabinetry, an open-floor plan, two kitchen islands, and more. Take a look at this exquisite property to see all that is in store!
Ultra-Luxe Estate With Spectacular Vistas
Cameron Park | $995,000
Address: 3010 Woodleigh Court | Listed By the Marilyn Goff Team + Trent Andra
This custom estate showcases stunning vistas of nearby foothills, Bass Lake, and shimmering city lights. The expansive floor plan was designed to capture these views from most vantage points. This ultra-luxe estate is adorned with upscale amenities, including a sound-proof theater room, guest quarters with a separate entrance, a wine room, owned solar, and a backyard with a covered patio and lush lawn.
Single-Story Gem in Land Park
Sacramento | $995,000
Address: 1304 Normandy Lane | Listed By Debbie Davis
Enjoying an excellent location in South Land Park Terrace, this single-story home features classic design with a modern twist. The updated kitchen has Quartzite countertops, bright white cabinets, a wine refrigerator, and stainless steel appliances. The kitchen opens to the inviting family room and lovely backyard. Just minutes from the busyness of the city, yet tucked away in a quiet neighborhood, this Sacramento home is a rare gem.
Country-Style Estate With Lots of Land
Loomis | $996,000
Address: 8820 Tudsbury Road | Listed By Jim Lane
This charming country estate is situated on 2.8 acres of usable land with a seasonal creek and pond in Loomis. With a wraparound redwood front porch, oak hardwood flooring, an enormous five-car garage with a workshop, a charming farmhouse-style kitchen, and brick details throughout, this home has so much in store.
Which million-dollar property is on your wish list?
With varying amenities, locations and luxurious features, it’s difficult to pick a favorite.
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Cathy Harrington is Lyon Real Estate’s director of marketing, overseeing the content on the Lyon Local blog, website and social media channels.