The Perfect Blend of Business and Pleasure
Nestled into the heart of Silicon Valley between the Santa Cruz Mountains and the San Francisco Bay, the city of Mountain View offers a perfect retreat for those seeking high-tech job opportunities, a thriving downtown urban life, and plenty of outdoor recreational options. Whether you’re looking for work, urban life, or natural green spaces, you’ll find it in Mountain View.
Work, Play, and Live in Silicon Valley
Home to several internationally-known companies as well as a plethora of small business, Mountain View is not short on career opportunities. Plus, it’s easily-accessible, with access to two public transport systems — the CalTrain and the Santa Clara Valley Light Rail and bus lines. And with a thriving downtown entertainment district, plenty of outdoor exercise and recreation, and a blossoming arts culture, it’s not a bad place to enjoy a weekend off.
Endless Career Opportunities
Located in the heart of the Silicon Valley, Mountain View boasts a nearly-endless list of employment opportunities. Home to many high-tech companies, such as LinkedIn, Intuit, Mozilla, Netscape, Coursera, and even Google, you won’t have to travel far to pursue your dream career. Not looking for employment at one of these companies? There are plenty of other options, from small to large businesses. The top employers in Mountain View are Google, Symantec, LinkedIn, El Camino Hospital, Intuit, Microsoft, Palo Alto Medical Foundation, Synopsis, and the City of Mountain View.
Downtown Mountain View
Featuring restaurants and shops, businesses and nightclubs, pubs and even salsa studios, Downtown Mountain View is the place to be for culture, excitement, and fast-paced entertainment. With events such as the weekly Farmer’s Markets, or seasonal activities such as the Tree Lighting Ceremony or Trick-or-Treat Downtown, Mountain View promotes fun for all ages and interests.
The Center for Performing Arts and the Shoreline Amphitheatre are also located downtown. Catch a show, listen to live music, appreciate an art exhibit, or learn from a lecture. With theatre, music, and even corporate events, the Center for Performing Arts is a popular spot for business and pleasure.
Get Outside in the City
Featuring over 1000 acres of parkland, Mountain View makes it easy to get some sunshine and enjoy the great outdoors. The largest park in town is the 750-acre Shoreline at Mountain View Regional Park, which includes the Shoreline Amphitheatre, the Shoreline Golf Course, and the historical Rengstorff House. Located on the San Francisco Bay, the park also offers pedestrian and bike paths, including the San Francisco Bay Trail, and the Stevens Creek Trail, which runs along Stevens Creek through the city.
Mountain View Whisman School District
Located within the Mountain View Whisman School District, residents of Mountain View have access to a schools educating students for success in a fast-advancing and modernizing world.
Elegant & Spacious Homes
Homes in Mountain View range in price from about $600,000 to over $4 million, but most boast a modern design, open floor plans, and plenty of space.
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