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Welcome to your top resource for Forbes / Fairhills homes for sale and San Rafael real estate! Located on the northwest side of downtown San Rafael, the Fairhills / Forbes community is a well-situated neighborhood that combines the convenience of easily accessible downtown amenities with the natural beauty of the surrounding hillsides. For more information on San Rafael properties for sale in Forbes / Fairhills or to schedule a home tour, contact your Bay Area real estate experts today. Read more about Forbes / Fairhills real estate.

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Forbes/Fairhills Real Estate Market

The southernmost section of Fairhills borders the culturally rich Fifth and Mission District of downtown San Rafael and maintains a charming old-world character. The southern section of Fairhills shares a boundary with downtown San Rafael. Homes in this area are older and reflect the historic nature of the neighborhood. This San Rafael real estate includes gracious Victorians and charming craftsman bungalows. More contemporary properties can be found on the hillsides, where new homes have been built to take advantage of the natural surroundings.

Fairhills/Forbes is essentially built-out and very little new development is taking place. There are, however, still a few vacant hillside lots available on which to build a custom home.

Forbes/Fairhills Community Amenities

Nearby Boyd Park provides recreational activities for residents, young and old alike. This 42-acre park features a playground, tennis court, and picnic tables. The Marin History Museum is also located in Boyd Park.

Forbes/Fairhills Schools

Most children in the Fairhills/Forbes neighborhood attend Sun Valley Elementary School and Davidson Middle School. High schoolers have a choice; the San Rafael High School District is an open enrollment district, so high school students have the option of attending either San Rafael High School or Terra Linda High School. The prestigious Marin Academy is also located in the area.

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Interested in buying a home in Forbes-Fairhills? Allow our San Rafael real estate specialists to help you navigate the purchase of or expertly negotiate the sale of your Forbes/Fairhills residence. Our expert knowledge will give you access to up-to-date information about the unique dynamics of the Forbes/Fairhills real estate market.

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