$7,497,665 Trulia Estimate
896 Melville Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94301 (Community Center)
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$7,497,665 Trulia Estimate

896 Melville Ave Palo Alto, CA 94301

(Community Center)
  • 5 beds
  • 4.5 baths
  • 3,756 sqft
  • 0.27 acres lot size
  • Single-Family Home
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  • Lowest crime relative to the rest of Santa Clara county.

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  • 69 Elementary Schools

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    26 High Schools

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Property Details for 896 Melville Ave


This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from May 17, 2012
spectacular custom built home on a large lot in prime community center near downtown, lucie stern, parks & libraries. spacious & light filled flr pln features 6 bd office, 6.5 baths, dramatic formal, entry, stunning open family rm & gourmet kitchen, lower level media rm. impressive upstairs landing w/striking rotunda. hdwd flrs on 3 levels, 4 fireplaces, hi ceilings, cat-5 & custom window blinds thru out.

896 Melville Ave Public Records


Official property, sales, and tax information from county (public) records as of 07/2016:
    • Single Family Residential
    • 1 Partial Bathroom
    • Built In 2000
    • Parking: Garage
    • County: Santa Clara
    • 5 Bedrooms
    • 3,756 sqft
    • Stories: 2 story
    • Parking Spaces: 2
    • Tax Rate Code Area: 6-001
    • 4 Bathrooms
    • Lot Size: 0.27 acres
    • Heating
    • 10 Rooms
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Additional Costs For 896 Melville Ave


Property Taxes and Assessment of 896 Melville Ave


Land
Improvement
Total
$4,316,979
+
$780,176
=
$5,097,155
Year Tax Assessment Market
2016 $60,636 $5,097,155  N/A
Source: Public Records

Price History & Trends


Price History for 896 Melville Ave


Date Event Price Source Agents
05/16/2013 Sold view detail $4,900,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    05/16/2013
  • Contract Date
    05/13/2013
  • Sale Price
    $4,900,000
  • Price Type
    Full amount computed from Transfer Tax or Excise Tax.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $16,170
  • County Transfer Tax
    $5,390
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Grant Deed
03/29/2001 Sold view detail $4,600,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    03/29/2001
  • Contract Date
    03/23/2001
  • Sale Price
    $4,600,000
  • Price Type
    Full amount computed from Transfer Tax or Excise Tax.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $15,180
  • County Transfer Tax
    $5,060
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Transaction Type
    Insured Non-Residential Grant Deed
  • Document Type
    Grant Deed
07/31/1998 Sold view detail $879,500 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    07/31/1998
  • Contract Date
    07/28/1998
  • Sale Price
    $879,500
  • Price Type
    Full amount computed from Transfer Tax or Excise Tax.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $2,902
  • County Transfer Tax
    $967
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Grant Deed
12/19/1997 Sold view detail $417,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    12/19/1997
  • Contract Date
    12/12/1997
  • Sale Price
    $417,000
  • Price Type
    Full amount computed from Transfer Tax or Excise Tax.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $1,376
  • County Transfer Tax
    $459
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Individual Deed

Real Estate Trends in this area

Median sale price for all homes in this area $3,359,000 0% below listing price

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