Novato captures a small-town American feeling with its charming and family friendly community. It’s located just below Petaluma and surrounded by wonderful oak and bay tree-studded hills. From the challenging mountain and road biking options to the numerous foot trail systems, there are plenty of outdoor activity options. Novato is served by the Novato Unified Public School System, which includes the top-rated Pleasant Valley and Rancho Elementary schools.
Homes in Novato typically sell from $500,000 to $2.5M. The commute to San Francisco by car is approximately 40 minutes with no traffic and well over an hour at peak traffic times. Another commuting option is the Smart Train, which offers Wi-Fi and will take you to the Larkspur Ferry terminal for your final leg across the Bay.