Homes for Sale in the Sacramento Area That Are Perfect for Summer
Summer is here! Well, not officially. But Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial start of summer in the Sacramento area, not to mention the looming triple-digit temperatures. With our warm summers and year-round temperate climate, it’s no wonder our homes are designed to take advantage of the sunshine! If you’re the type who likes to dine al fresco, cool off in a sparkling pool or surround yourself with lush greenery and nature, look no further. We’ve rounded up the top homes for sale in the greater Sacramento area that are perfect for summer.
Lush Home Near the River | Arden Arcade
This stately home in the Arden Arcade neighborhood beckons you to relax and enjoy the outdoors. It has a built-in pool and spa, mature trees and lush landscaping, plus a covered patio with surround sound. If that’s not enough, it’s within walking distance to the American River.
Mediterranean-Style Estate | Rescue
If your idea of the perfect summer is taking in the sunsets from a hilltop patio in the foothills, then this is the home for you. Located in Rescue, this home has amazing views of the valley and Sierras. It also has a courtyard oasis, complete with swimming pool and covered patio.
Park-Like Grounds | Fair Oaks
The lush landscaping of this home in Fair Oaks makes it the perfect summer retreat. The 2.4-acre property has a pool with a waterfall and fountain. Imagine summer days hanging out under the poolside cabana surrounded by lush trees and fragrant rose bushes.
Exclusive Gated Community | Placerville
There’s nothing better than a summer evening spent under the poolside pergola of this home in Placerville. This home has a custom poolhouse, spacious flagstone patio and lush landscaping. Best of all, the exclusive gated community has parks, trails and ponds right out your door!
Resort-Like Estate | Davis
This custom home in Davis has everything you need to make your summer spectacular: a pool with a waterfall, hot tub, outdoor kitchen, pickleball court and basketball hoop. Plus, it has lush landscaping and is close to bike trails and a dog-friendly park, so your pooch can enjoy his summer as well!
Luxury Family Home | Lincoln
This semi-custom home in Lincoln is designed with families in mind! The backyard is a true oasis, with a sparkling pool, fire pit, outdoor bar and barbecue, and built-in conversation areas. There’s also a splash pad for the kiddos, a putting green and a play structure!
Stunning Lake Views | El Dorado Hills
If summer to you means boating, swimming and fishing, then this home near the eastern edge of Folsom Lake in El Dorado Hills is for you. Lake access is right across the street (with views from every window), but if you’d rather stay home you can enjoy the pool and spa with double waterfalls and built-in fire pit.
Lakeside Estate | Pocket
Located in the Pocket neighborhood of Sacramento, this home has lake views from every window. There is water access right out the back door, along with its own private boat dock. Covered patios and a second-story balcony beckon you to relax and enjoy the scenery.
Country Setting | Newcastle
This country-like manor in Newcastle is ideal for a carefree summer in the foothills. There are three acres of countryside to explore, complete with seasonal wetlands, plus a terraced garden. There’s also an outdoor kitchen, covered patio and sparkling pool to keep you cool.
French Country Estate | Orangevale
This French Country-inspired estate in Orangevale is designed with summer in mind! With five and a half acres, there’s plenty of room to roam. It includes a large swimming pool with waterfall, a built-in gas barbecue, and numerous patios. There’s even a seasonal pond. Plus, it’s just minutes to Folsom Lake.
Exclusive Stone Canyon | Roseville
In the stunning Stone Canyon development, this Roseville home is the perfect place to spend your summer. It has a refreshing pool with water feature, outdoor fireplace, built-in barbecue and several patios. Plus, there’s access to the adjacent nature area and walking trail.
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Elizabeth Penney is a content writer for Lyon Real Estate and the Lyon Local blog. A Sacramento native with a marketing background, she shares her insider knowledge on restaurants, attractions and outdoor activities throughout the greater Sacramento area and beyond.