San Rafael is the "big city" of Marin County yet it retains its small town feel and atmosphere. Just 15 minutes from the Golden Gate Bridge San Rafael is a city of diverse neighborhoods including bayside living, golfing communities and mountain views. With plentiful fine dining choices, popular ethnic restaurants, shopping malls, its own miracle mile on 4th Street and a multitude of entertainment and nightlife venues, you're never far from the action.
Founded by Spanish missionaries in 1817, today San Rafael is a thriving collegetown of 50,000, the county seat and home to state parks and a famous weekly farmer's market. People choose to live in San Rafael for its schools and colleges, its recreational opportunities including sailing, mountain biking and hiking. Let us help choose the right San Rafael neighborhood that you can afford and love.