Luxury Homes for Sale in the Greater Sacramento Area
August 18, 2023

Luxury Homes for Sale in the Greater Sacramento Area

The greater Sacramento area is known for its diverse housing options. There are family-focused suburban developments, swanky high-rise lofts, quaint historic farmhouses, rustic mountain retreats, and everything in between. The Sacramento region also has its share of luxury properties. These are defined as homes priced at or above $1 million. You’ll get a lot more at this price point here than you will in other California cities, such as San Francisco, San Jose, Los Angeles or San Diego. Some luxury properties for sale near Sacramento include acreage, others feature designer finishes and high-end detailing, others resort-like pools and spas. So no matter what type of luxury home you’re dreaming of, you’ll find it in the greater Sacramento area. Following are some options.


Exceptional, Contemporary Riverfront Estate

With the Sacramento River as the backdrop, this stunning, modern home in Sacramento has everything the discerning buyer is looking for: designer detailing, custom finishes, and high-tech features. It’s an entertainer’s dream, with a game room, an oversized kitchen island that seats 10, a private concrete dock, a tree-lined backyard, and balconies and decks for taking in those summer sunsets. There’s also an automation system for controlling music, lighting and window shades at your fingertips.


Breathtaking Sunsets at Stunning Placerville Estate

Unwind at the end of a long day by watching the sun dip behind the Sacramento Valley. This exquisite home in Placerville boasts amazing views from every window, as well as from the spacious Trex deck. It has five bedrooms and six bathrooms and sits on five acres of foothills countryside. Vaulted ceilings, an oversized stone hearth and picture windows add to the grandeur. There’s even RV parking and a workshop.


Natural Amenities at Peaceful Rocklin Retreat

Tucked away in the desirable Clover Valley Estates community of Rocklin, this exquisite property is thoughtfully designed to showcase its natural setting. Mature landscaping, manicured gardens and lush greenery dot the one-acre parcel, while natural river rock can be found inside and out. There’s a pool, waterfall and plenty of outdoor seating areas for entertaining. Inside, the space is light, bright and airy.


Vintage Splendor in Charming East Sacramento Home

Be a part of the exclusive “Fab 40s” neighborhood at this stunning home in East Sacramento. Built in 1932, this home has been lovingly updated over the years with designer detailing such as Carrera marble countertops, a Viking gas stove, a sandstone patio and pool surround, and much more. Hardwood floors, crystal chandeliers, and a grand foyer add to the charm. There’s even a finished basement for additional living space.


Resort-Style Living in El Dorado Hills

Come home to your own private resort at this beautiful home in El Dorado Hills. French doors lead to the luxurious backyard, which features a sparkling pool with a waterfall, covered seating areas, manicured gardens, and a built-in barbecue island. Inside, there’s a chef’s kitchen with custom cabinets and a primary suite with a spa tub looking out over the serene landscaping.


Horse-Lover’s Dream in Granite Bay

Have a horse lover in your family? This amazing property in Granite Bay is for you! It sits on three acres, complete with a four-stall barn with paddocks, an arena with sprinklers, a tack room, hay storage, pastures and more. Imagine riding in the arena or exploring the oak-dotted property. But the fun doesn’t end there. There’s also a stunning swimming pool, hot tub, fire pit and huge patio that looks out over the property.


Picturesque Fair Oaks Home Near the American River

Nestled in the hills above Fair Oaks, this home is just minutes from the bluffs, offering amazing views of the American River Canyon and access to the bike trail. Inside, the striking custom floors are made from Brazilian Cherrywood, black walnut and maple, complemented by limestone in the entry. The spacious primary suite boasts a sunken spa-like tub surrounded by windows, as well as heated floors and towel racks. There’s a new Trex deck, partially covered, perfect for entertaining.


Featured photo courtesy of Lyon Sierra Oaks.

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