The San Ramon Lifestyle

Considered by many to be just another bedroom community, San Ramon is now a highly desirable place to live. With relatively affordable housing compared to areas closer to Silicon Valley and San Francisco, residents are able to take advantage of the many options that San Ramon has to offer.a wide variety of homes for sale here, San Ramon real estate has always been in strong demand and potential home buyers can find many options depending on their price point.

Bridges Golf Course, San Ramon
San Ramon Park View Of Mount Diablo

A Perfect Environment

With daytime temperatures that rarely drop below zero or rise above 100 degrees, the weather in San Ramon is close to perfect. Most days are sunny, and rain is generally confined to a few short months. So whether you are into walking, cycling or outdoor sporting activities, you will not be diappointed.

San Ramon has more parks, large and small, than any other city in the area. The largest is Central Park, adjacent to the San Ramon Community Center, but there are many small parks like the one shown here with a great view of Mount Diablo.

Sporting Activities

If golf is your thing, check out The Bridges Golf Course, pictured here. And then there is the San Ramon Golf Club in the older part of San Ramon. Both are championship golf courses and maintained meticulously.

But there are lots more options than golf. Many people are surprised to find that Cricket, for example has a very strong following here. And East Bay Sports has two indoor soccer fields as well as batting cages.

Shopping & Entertainment

Where to begin? San Ramon has numerous shopping centers from strip malls to the new San Ramon City Center at Bishop Ranch. In addition to a multitude of small family owned businesses, you can find stores such as GAP, Anthropologie and Williams-Sonoma as well as Whole Foods, Safeway and many more.

When it comes to dining, again, the options seem unlimited. There are eating places in San Ramon at all price points from fast food places to family owned bitros and trendy restaurants such as LB Steak and The Slanted Door.

San Ramon appeals to buyers searching for top rated schools, safe neighborhoods, community resources, a gorgeous valley setting, and excellent commute options. No wonder it has become one of the most popular destinations for home buyers in the Bay Area.