Situated in Riverside County, the town of Hemet,
California boasts an idyllic
location amidst the breathtaking San Jacinto Mountain Range. Hemet offers everything
that has historically been so desirable about living in Southern California—clear
blue skies, temperate year-round climate, and a cozy, relaxed feel to daily life.
And residents here get all of the benefits without the traffic and congestion that
has emerged in more recent years.
Hemet is a spectacularly beautiful place to live. With over three hundred days of
sunshine each year and an average temperature of seventy-five degrees, Hemet is a
popular relocation destination for singles, seniors, and families alike. And its
ideal location means that a drive in any direction will take you to such places as
Temecula, Palm Springs, Riverside, Orange County, and San Diego, to name just a few.
For residents, this also means easy access to the mountains, desert, and Pacific
Ocean! Indeed, in their free time, Hemet residents can take advantage of a variety
of world-class amenities in the region. Golfing is a popular pastime here, and some
of the southwest's finest courses are located within the region. Water sports can
be found at Diamond Valley Lake. As Southern California's largest reservoir, this
is an ideal place to enjoy the great outdoors with friends and family.
Additionally, wine lovers have the opportunity to live just outside one of
California's newest emerging wine districts, with Temecula just a short drive
from Hemet. Temecula is home to such large corporate wineries as Callaway as
well as many smaller boutique vintners. In fact, there are nearly two dozen
wineries located in Temecula, a number that continues to grow.
Within Hemet itself, you will enjoy spending time in the town's charming Downtown
District. This recently revitalized area is a wonderful gathering place for
locals. Its pedestrian-friendly atmosphere makes it a pleasure to casually stroll
along, as you spend a leisurely afternoon shopping and dining.
Downtown business owners have had an incredible opportunity to rejuvenate their
facades, creating an inviting tableau to this central district. Downtown also
now offers a new movie theater, which screens a variety of interesting films
in a cozy environment.
Newcomers to Hemet will quickly discover that this is a very desirable portion of
Southern California. But unlike many other Southern California communities, home
buyers in Hemet find that owning their own home is a reality rather than a dream.
Home owners here have experienced a steady appreciation of their homes' values
over the years, making the decision to own rather than rent a smart investment
decision, indeed. But potential home buyers in Hemet will not feel "priced out"
like they may in many comparable communities.
Recent real estate reports indicate that the lower end of Hemet's real estate market
currently starts at a listing price of approximately $110,000 for a condominium or
town house in the area. A typical three-bedroom, two-bath single-family home in
Hemet now starts at a listing price of $225,000. The median listing price for this
type of home is currently just under $350,000.
For those seeking a truly luxurious executive-style estate, Hemet offers some
breathtaking homes for you to consider. Real estate prices in Hemet currently
top out at $2,200,000 for a spectacular tract of land that offers a cozy
two-bedroom, two-bath home. But this ideally-situated property offers
approximately twenty acres of land, with views of the surrounding city
Hemet is a wonderfully warm and close-knit community in which to live. Its
pleasant environment and great location makes it a fantastic alternative for
those seeking the best of Southern California living, without the accompanying
price tag. If you are thinking about moving, consider all that Hemet,
has to offer! To learn more, simply request our free relocation packet today.