Located in the Silicon Valley area of California, the Heritage District in Sunnyvale offers a neighborhood that is convenient to downtown Sunnyvale as well as parks, open spaces, preserves, and golfing. With San Francisco a drive of less than an hour on Highway 101, you'll be close to all the excitement and business of the Bay Area in addition to the technology companies of Silicon Valley. If you need to go to San Jose, it is only 10 minutes from the Heritage District neighborhood. Moreover, transportation options include trains and buses, so your car can sometimes stay at home.
A studio apartment in this neighborhood might have a rent of $2100 and up. With many amenities that include balcony, fitness center, clubhouse and more, apartments in the Heritage District Sunnyvale include a peaceful, carefree atmosphere that is close to everything. One bedroom apartments, which might be newly renovated, start at a rent of $2200 and a two bedroom might start at $2700. A three bedroom, three bath apartment can have a rent of approximately $3500. For those in the area on business, short term rentals are offered at many of the communities.
The Sunnyvale Town Center offers residents of the neighborhood more dining and shopping as well as a Farmers Market for fresh foods and fun. You'll find a range of known stores that include Macy's, Apple and Nokia. Downtown Murphy Street as well as South Matilda Avenue, for banking, and Target and Home Depot are in the Heritage District. The post office is located a few blocks from Heritage District on South Taaft Street. And a short walk will bring you to the Sunnyvale Public Library, the courthouse and City Hall.
If golfing is your game, you'll find courses close to home, including the Sunnyvale Golf Course and the Sunken Gardens Golf Course on S. Wolfe Road. Both courses have pro shops, so you will be well outfitted with great "stuff" for your days on the greens.
Many of the Heritage District apartments allow cats and dogs; however, there may be breed restrictions, so you should check on their pet policy to be certain. Both Rover and Kitty will be warmly welcomed.
Leave the car at home, with a Caltrain station on E. Evelyn Avenue near N. Sunnyvale Avenue. You can go north to San Francisco or south to San Jose and Gilroy, and the Sunnyvale to San Francisco trip is an hour by train. If your work takes you to one of the many companies in the area, a driving commute might take as little as 8 minutes, such as to Apple Incorporated in Cupertino. Highway 101, the Bayshore Freeway, is also conveniently nearby.
Living in the Heritage District, your children might attend schools as part of the Sunnyvale School District. Included are Bishop Elementary School, Braly Elementary, Vargas Elementary, Cumberland Elementary, which is very highly rated, Ponderosa Elementary, Ellis Elementary and Cherokee High School. Private and Catholic schools are also located nearby as well as the Rainbow Montessori School.