Originally an early, bustling California gold mining settlement, Shingle Springs has evolved into a peaceful country community with ranches and homes on acreages of land. Adjacent to Cameron Park in the Sierra Nevada foothills, Shingle Springs is halfway between the San Francisco Bay Area and the scenic Lake Tahoe Basin. Unlimited recreational activities are less than two hours away by car. Residents enjoy the peaceful nature of the town that offers small-town charm, yet has access to all the amenities of a larger city. Premier wineries, Apple Hill Ranches, Historic Coloma, the American River and the El Dorado National Forest are all located within minutes of the city.
Shingle Springs? real estate offerings include a wide variety of housing types and prices. Prices for homes and houses in Shingle Springs start as low as $120,000 to upwards of $3 million for large estate properties, horse properties, cottage homes and custom built dream homes with magnificent views. While rare, listings for condos in Shingle Springs, as well as Shingle Springs townhomes are can be found starting in the $110,000 range.
Shingle Springs Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of April 19th, 2020: homes priced around $869,450 compared to $556,840 the previous week, showing a increase of more than +36%. For Sunday, April 19th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.51%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.90%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.41%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.12%.