Pittsburg, California is a community deeply rooted in its past but with its eyes focused clearly on the future. Country settings, urban sophistication, and the scenic splendor of Northern California's rolling terrain combine to form a rich pattern of life for the more than 63,000 people who call this town home.
Single-family homes and estates in upscale neighborhoods anchor the real estate market in Pittsburg. Located in east Contra Costa County, in the northwest part of the state, Pittsburg and its many wonderful amenities make for an outstanding place to live, work and play. With employment, recreation and housing opportunities readily available, this thriving community takes pride in its clean streets, safe schools, renovated downtown corridor, beautiful parks and modern transportation network. Pittsburg is directly linked by roadways, highways, boats and trains to larger, more metropolitan cities such as San Francisco and Oakland, making commuting in and out of town for work or to attend a major area attraction a simple task each and every day of the year.
Pittsburg residents enjoy the best of both worlds by remaining connected to the hustle and bustle of big city life while managing to reside in the many charming neighborhoods with tree-lined streets.
Pittsburg's real estate options are abundant with residential properties available in all shapes and sizes. Buyers can also find waterfront properties, golf course homes, and homes within retirement communities. Condominiums and townhouses range in price from the mid $100,000 range to $325,000 and are typically located in high-density areas. Two, three and four bedroom homes range in price from $100,000 to $500,000 and up.
Pittsburg Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of July 21st, 2014: homes priced around $345,054 compared to $380,711 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -10%. For Friday, July 25th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.27%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.27%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.56%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.70%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Pittsburg CA. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Pittsburg to help you find the best home!