A lot of buyers in Fremont are willing to pay a premium for the school district. In the 94536 Zip code you get Parkmont, Brookvale and Niles which are all excellent school districts as well. In the same zip code you also have average areas. So if you're living in one of the above mentioned districts then rents generally will be higher.... more
94536 covers a wide territory in Fremont starting at Mowry Avenue and going north past Decoto. It contains some prestigious neighborhoods, including Glenmoor, Parkmont, Brookvale and Niles. It also includes other neighborhoods a bit lower on the scale, but still decent, such as Cabrillo. Overall, as pointed out below, rents follow school scores in Fremont. As such, in the parts of 94536 such as Parkmont, rents are higher than neighborhoods such as Cabrillo, but not as high as rents in 94539.
As for crime, this is a tough question for Realtors â€“ while weâ€™d love to be able to give you our opinion, we canâ€™t. Overall, Realtors are prohibited by law from telling you whether or not any specific neighborhood is safe. Itâ€™s called â€œsteeringâ€ and we are prohibited by our code of ethics and federal law from providing such information. Here are a couple posts that explain more:
NO STEERING ALLOWED: 3 Important Facts To Know As A Buyer
Donâ€™t Get â€˜Steeredâ€™ in the Wrong Direction
However, we CAN tell you where to go to get information. In your case, for crime statistics, go to the following sites: