Located on beautiful Monterey Bay right on Highway One, the lovely community of Marina is the youngest incorporated city on the Peninsula. Located in Monterey County, California, Marina is a favorite spot for hang-gliders who spread their wings on the dunes at Marina State Beach. Incorporating some 9,000 acres, Marina runs 4 3/4 miles north along the Pacific Ocean from north of the former Fort Ord boundary to the Salinas River and back southeast four miles along the river to the former Fritzsche Air Field boundary.
There are currently over 20,000 happy residents are proud to call this city home. To keep residents busy throughout the year, the city of Marina hosts a number of events. Two of the most popular annual events are the Marina Air Faire and the Festival of the Winds. For outdoor recreation, Marina State Beach, the Monterey Bay, the Marina Dunes Natural Preserves, and Fort Ord Dunes State Park are terrific spots for outdoor enthusiasts.
Marina's real estate market is diverse and includes everything from small beachfront cottages and homes with spectacular views of the bay to hilltop estates. Interested homebuyers will find that Marina's single-family homes are priced from $350,000 for a 3-bedroom home in a quiet cul-de-sac to upwards of $660,000 for a beautifully constructed Craftsman style home in Marina's East Garrison subdivision. Marina features a small selection of townhomes and condominiums as well starting from $235,000.
"Michael F. Bona Your Real Estate Expert Specializing in Marina, California"
Michael F. Bona: Michael has represented both buyers and sellers of real estate in California since 1986. He founded Bonafide Properties and became the Broker/Owner in February 2000. During several complex markets he has helped his clients navigate the steps necessary to complete transactions successfully; to Michael this is a form of art.
His intent listening skills accompanied by his vast market knowledge and experience is the perfect complement to the most discreet and sophisticated buyers and sellers. Once armed with that knowledge, Michael will provide all of the information you will want and need to make an informed buying or selling decision.
Michael uses his exceptional negotiation skills and knowledge of the local market to help his clients find the very best properties that fit their personal needs. As a full service real estate broker with a solid knowledge of all aspects related to financing, development, inspections, construction, navigating governmental agencies, project management, among others, Michael knows exactly how to get it done.
Michael is well acquainted with the local real estate market and its unique community offerings. He prides himself on his ability to negotiate strongly on behalf of his clients, putting their needs first and foremost every time. His determined commitment to customer satisfaction has earned him a referral-based business often representing clients in multiple transactions spanning decades.
An avid hiker, Michael enjoys the many outdoor trails available to our central coast location. He tells all of his family, friends and clients they should visit Big Sur at least once a month just to stay acquainted with the beauty of where the ocean meets land in the form of a never ending motion picture.
To make your next move a successful one, be sure to contact Michael F. Bona today.
Marina Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of September 15th, 2014: homes priced around $441,054 compared to $441,054 the previous week, to remain steady with no change in listing price. For Monday, September 15th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.16%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.24%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.61%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.83%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Marina CA. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Marina to help you find the best home!