Pasadera/Laguna Seca/Bay Ridge/Hidden Hills
The Pasadera/Laguna Seca/Bay Ridge/Hidden Hills neighborhood is bordered to the north by the Salinas Monterey Highway, and to the east by Laurel Grade Road. Across from the Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, Fort Ord National Monument and the Nicklause Club-Monterey, the neighborhood is not lacking in entertainment and recreational opportunities. The neighborhood is accessible by Highway 68 and is located just minutes from downtown Monterey. While the neighborhood offers access to world class vistas, recreation, shopping, and dining, it remains a quiet and private setting for those looking for a residential retreat. The long driveways and quite streets that make up this neighborhood are perfect for families with children, or just those looking for a peaceful home setting in the hills. The neighborhood is part of the Washington Union Elementary School District and the Salinas Union High School District. For those working in Ryan Ranch, home to many businesses and professional offices, the neighborhood makes your commute a breeze. The active community offers close proximity to the shore, but at a comfortable distance from the coastal fog.
Residents of the Pasadera/Laguna Seca/Bay Ridge/Hidden Hills neighborhood enjoy easy access to a large variety recreational activities. For golf lovers, the Nicklaus Club-Monterey, designed by Jack Nicklaus, is located just across the Monterey Salinas Highway. The diverse terrain provides an enjoyable and challenging experience for players of all levels.
Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca brings world class racing to the Monterey Peninsula, and is located just across from the Pasadera/Laguna Seca/Bay Ridge/Hidden Hills neighborhood. Built in 1957, the 11-turn, 2.238 mile road course is a favorite of racers and fans worldwide. Residents of the neighborhood enjoy five world-class race weekends each season, Twilight Cycling for those who want to tackle the difficult raceway on a bicycle, and high performance driving school. Besides the raceway, the Laguna Seca Recreation Area offers serene views of the Salinas Valley and hillsides, a Rifle and Pistol Range, and challenging mountain biking trails.
As of March 3rd, 2015 homes in the Pasadera/Laguna Seca/Bay Ridge/Hidden Hills neighborhood range in price from $4.375 million for a 5 bed, 4 bath home featuring 6,378 SqFt of living space on a 60,984 SqFt lot, to $849,000 for a 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom home with 2,289 SqFt of living space on 5+ Acres. For a detailed analysis of Salinas Monterey Highway real estate, take a look at our monthly Community Market Reports.
In 2014, there were 30 homes that sold in this neighborhood. The most expensive home sold for $2,150,000 for a 6 bedroom, 7.5 bathroom home with 7,400 SqFt of living space on 2.5+ acres. The least expensive was a 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom home with 1,128 SqFt of living space on 1+ acres and sold for $575,000.
In 2013, there were 35 homes sold in the neighborhood. The most expensive home sold in 2013 was a 6 bed, 6 bath home featuring 6,300 SqFt of living space and 87,991 SqFt of land, which sold for $2.19 million. The least expensive home sold in 2013 was a 1,500 SqFt, 2 bed, 2 bath home on 5,446 SqFt of land, which sold for $325,000.
Those who call the Pasadera/Laguna Seca/Bay Ridge/Hidden Hills neighborhood home enjoy a quiet, residential home setting, while still enjoying all the excitement of the Monterey Peninsula. Golf lovers will enjoy close proximity to the Laguna Seca Golf Ranch, and the beautiful designs of the Nicklause Club-Monterey. Racecar fanatics will be thrilled to live across from the Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, and outdoor lovers will throughly enjoy the diverse landscapes and recreation available on the Monterey Peninsula.
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