Burbed began its life as a housing price and mortgage insanity site back in 2006. And if home prices keep going up, up, up like they are now in some Very Special Places, we could be back to our glory days soon, when every article had over 100 comments no matter how meh the listing was.
Not only are listing prices up Where It’s Special. So are lease costs. Have a look at this well-situated rental, courtesy of Burbed reader Adennris.
229 Polaris Ave
Mountain View, CA 94043
For Rent: $1,195,000/mo
Lot: 15,246 sq ft / 0.35 acres
Type: Single Family
Year built: 1973
Lease term: ContactForDetails
On Zillow: 21 days
MLS #: 81211034
This may be a bigger entry error than simply putting in a sales price in the monthly rental field. Here’s this same property on a realty site (photo right) and here’s the listing copy. It’s a little different than what Zillow had.
Great income opportunity for the right buyer. 1031 exchange is possible. 2 buildings on one lot. Many possible uses in the ML disdrict of Mountain View. Near the worlds greatest companies and close to many of Mountain View’s wonderful services and delights. Easy commuting access to El Camino, Central Expressway, 85, and 101.
Last updated on 4/25/2012
More Details for 229 POLARIS AVE
Property Class:Commercial Industrial
Area:203 North Shoreline
County:SANTA CLARA COUNTY
Lot Size:15164.00 SF
So it’s not a single-family home, then? But the upside is you definitely can bring your arc welder.
This is a 380 square foot, single family home, which can rent for only $608 a month. No beds or baths, but it has assigned schools, and more importantly, places doing business.
Redfin never heard of this location or either MLS listing number above. That’s because this site is a 6019 sf office building for sale. And this description might explain all the confusion.
Check this out!!
Real close to downtown Mountain View.
16 unit office building in ML district of Mountain View.
2 buildings on one lot.
Recent Zoning changes have allowed for additional uses.
Buyer to check with City of Mountain View for precise zoning uses allowed for this location.
Near down town Mountain View.
Blocks from El Camino.
Easy access to highway 101, Central Expressway and highway 85.
If you read all these conflicting real estate offers for the same location, you will also notice that it’s been described as being in three different neighborhoods. That’s because Mountain View is so cutting edge, it transcends space, time, and money. No wonder it’s so hot, hot, hot!