In Santa Cruz, California, over 10,000 people populate Capitola, a town that sits on the coast of Monterey Bay. Residents in Capitola enjoy near perfect weather all year long with a peaceful, Mediterranean climate and foggy summer mornings. Fredrick A Hinh, the owner of the majority of the property, is recognized as the person who gave Capitola its name in the 1800s. The small town traverses just over ten square miles. The friendly, relaxed atmosphere and the sandy beaches make Capitola a marvelous place to call home.
Homebuyers have access to nationally known brands in city limits which is a big draw to the small area. Target, Macy's, and Whole Foods are some well-received stores in town while lesser known local establishments flourish as well. Gayle's Bakery and Rosticceria provides residents with grab-and-go type foods like sandwiches and salads; the folks in town highly recommend getting any of the homemade baked goods served at Gayle's. A mall is accessible to residents, and trendy boutiques and diners stand out to the unique locals who frequent the stores and restaurants. While Macy's is one giant employer in Capitola, a lot of the job opportunities in town come from automotive companies such as Subaru, Kia, and Toyota of Santa Cruz. A library is slated to be built and opened in 2018 giving homebuyers the option to keep up with literature and dive into some good books. Being a part of a solid community is vital to the people of Capitola which is shown through outlets like reading "Good Times," one of five local papers that help keep neighbors current on the goings on in town; another route for a positive community that the townsfolk take is the initiative "Clean Up Week."
Homeowners in Capitola are often found taking in a movie at the lovely local theater, submerging themselves in the ever-growing arts and music scene, or enjoying themed beach nights, like the "Opera on the Beach." Homebuyers searching for beachfront properties need not look further than Capitola. The soft sand on the beaches makes for a comfortable spot to watch the sunset over the gleaming water. Houses and condos are available for sale with square footage ranging from 600-3,000. The style of architecture and floor plan varies from home to home ensuring everyone will find the perfect place for them. If you are interested in buying a home for sale in Capitola, California, please be sure to contact us today.
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