Your next home in Spring Valley Lake|
The average price of a home in Spring Valley Lake is the highest of any area in the high desert. In June 2005, the average price was reported as $396,000 but most homes that you'll find for sale in Spring Valley Lake are listed at well over $400K or even $500K. The homes in Spring Valley Lake typically include a very small lot usually not larger than 1/4 acre and often much less. Many lots are barely bigger than the house. There are many two story houses in Spring Valley Lake and the neighboorhood is overall well kept. There are HOA (home owner's assciation) fees in Spring Valley Lake. These run about $400/year and may experience a significant increase in the near future to allow for increasing security of Spring Valley Lake. A lot of crime has been recently reported in Spring Valley Lake and the local security is not able to keep up. The HOA fees include access to the lake and beach area. There is a private golf course that runs through Spring Valley Lake. Use of the golf course is not included with the HOA fees. Most of the homes in Spring Valley Lake are not older than the 1980's. Many homes are fairly new. In the late 1990's the average home in Spring Valley Lake could be bought for around 100K. The average price of a home was about the same in the late 1980's. The jump in prices to the present figures is only a recent phenomenom mostly occurring over the last 3-4 years.
Where is Spring Valley Lake?
Spring Valley Lake is considered part of Victorville, CA. Residents of Spring Valley Lake pickup their mail in their post office PO box, there are no mailboxes. Homes in Spring Valley Lake are priced significantly higher than surrounding areas of Victorville or Apple Valley. In fact, a home nearby in Victorville will generally cost about $100K less than a home in Spring Valley Lake. Spring Valley Lake is the only area of the High Desert, Hesperia, Victorville, Apple Valley area, that has HOA fees. The lake is available for use by home owners and their guests only. Boating and swimming are permitted on the lake. Spring Valley Lake is not a gated community, anybody can enter at will. Spring Valley Lake has it's own private security patrols that drive around but falls under the jurisdiction of Victorville. Shopping is limited to a convenience store in the community of Spring Valley Lake, but nearby in Victorville pleanty of shopping is available. Spring Valley Lake is on a sewer system and trash is picked up weekly in city provided trash containers.