Montara Real Estate
Montara is a coastal community the San Francisco Peninsula in San Mateo County, approx. 15 miles south of San Francisco. The Montara beach is located eight miles north of Half Moon Bay on Highway One. The Point Montara Lighthouse is a visible fixture on the coastline offering overnight accommodation and spectacular ocean views.
Montara Mountain (also called McNee Ranch) is part of Montara State Beach. The mountain is a northern spur of the Santa Cruz Mountains and features the only undisturbed Coastal Mountain Habitat found over 100 miles of coastline. It is a very popular destination with hikers and mountain bikers.
Montara enjoys very mild weather throughout the year. Due to its proximity to the Pacific Ocean, fog and low overcasts are common. January, the coldest month, normally has high temperatures in the upper 50ºFs. September is the warmest month with high temperatures around 70ºF.
The average sales price of Single Family Homes in Montara in 2016 was $1,204,942.