Mountain View has been supportive of high density housing for decades. It seems like all of the new housing in Mountain View is either townhouses or rarely detached single family houses with small lots. I think the ABAG housing goals will push almost all cities further this direction.
The schools for 961 Valencia are
Los Altos High (895 api)
Graham Middle (866 api)
Bubb Elementary (919 api)
If you compare the cost per sq ft to Palo Alto or Los Altos, I think many buyers would consider living there.
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