Homes for Sale in Monte Sereno

Monte Sereno is a small town just west of Los Gatos. It is entirely residential, with unique homes concealed amongst the twisting streets and forested hillsides. The locale lives up to its name ("serene mountain") and is perfect for homeowners seeking quietude and natural beauty.

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Monte Sereno Listings

Monte Sereno Real Estate Market February 23, 2024
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Living in Monte Sereno

With no commercial zoning, residents must travel to adjacent Los Gatos or Saratoga for shopping or evenings out, returning to Monte Sereno's seclusion. Highway Nine runs through the city's southern region, and highway 17 is easily accessible, providing scenic drives south to Santa Cruz or north into the heart of San Jose.

Notable past residents of Monte Sereno include John Steinbeck, who wrote The Grapes of Wrath and Of Mice and Men in a home at 16250 Greenwood Lane, and painter Thomas Kinkade who lived here toward the end of his life.

The El Sereno Open Space Preserve is south of the city, surrounding the 2580ft El Sereno mountain. Locals can enjoy sweeping views of Silicon Valley, Los Gatos, and the Lexington Reservoir from the preserve. Those who venture out on the trails are warned to watch for cougars.

Monte Sereno Realtors®

Real Estate is much in demand in Monte Sereno, easily one of the most sought-after areas in Silicon Valley. Homes for sale range from spacious ranch-style homes to stately mansions, but only a handful are available at any time. The finest Monte Sereno properties have ornate gardens, pools, summer houses, stables, and other luxury features.

If you'd like to buy real property, contact our Monte Sereno real estate agents; we're the LOCAL experts and can answer all of your home buying and neighborhood questions.

Please get in touch if you're thinking of selling your home in Monte Sereno or the surrounding area. Our listing agents can provide dates and prices of recently sold units nearby and up-to-date local real estate market information.