We have Spring Manor Owners Association on the foothill side of Spring Dr. just 250 feet west of cemetery. We pay $249 quarterly fee. One 3,500 sq. ft. 5 bedroom home was sold on Glen Canyon Ct. for $1,150,000 a few weeks ago. I hope this help Ms. Frank.... more
In Santa Clara County the property taxes are about .0125 when you include the assessment, regardless of whether you buy in Morgan Hill, Gilroy or San Jose, Calif.
However, if it is a new development and has Mello Roos, it could increase substantially. Check with the builder about that rate.
The biggest closing cost difference is when you buy in San Jose, Mountain View or Palo Alto there is an additional $3.30 per $1000 transfer tax fee that is split 50/50 between buyer and seller.... more