Curry County is located on the Pacific Coast in the southwest corner of Oregon. Encompassing nearly 2,000 square miles and approximately 21,000 residents, the county contains significant forest extents including Black Oak, Big Leaf Maples and Douglas Firs. The county also contains Cape Blanco, the westernmost point in Oregon as well as Gold Beach, the county seat.
Referred to as the South Coast, Curry County residents are offered nature’s landscape of the forested Cascade and Siskiyou Mountains, views and access to Chetco River, a breathtaking rugged coastline and a long list of nearby recreational activities. Curry County offers residents a low cost of living—under the national average with affordable housing—and a strong sense of community. A bevy of recreational opportunities are available for outdoor lovers, including the nearby breathtaking Elk Creek Falls, Geisel Monument State Park and the Siskiyou National Forest. Furthermore, the Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor in Curry County features 12 miles of forested land that runs along a rocky, steep coastline accented by small sand beaches.
Getting around communities of Brookings and Gold Beach is easy, as the county is served by the Curry Public Transit along the US Hwy 101. In the summer, Curry County hosts the annual County Fair, beckoning families from the area to enjoy food, entertainment, 4-H livestock competition and talent shows. Curry County offers a family-oriented, outdoor-loving oasis, with a low cost of living amongst a breathtaking Northwestern landscape.
Real Estate Market Summary - Prices of Curry County Homes for Sale
Both contemporary estates and small starter homes in outlying areas are available in Curry County. From tree-lined suburban streets to rural settings with large lots, Curry County offers diverse housing options for every income level. Residents can choose from forested backdrops to waterfront property and ocean views from every room. Single-family homes start at $250,000 and can go up to $700,000 for vast acreage, exclusive amenities and sprawling estates. Custom stunners top the budget at just over $1 million, offering panoramic ocean views and beach access. Town homes and condominiums start from $180,000 to $400,000. Land property ranges from $100,000 to more than $500,000, depending on acreage, water access and topography.
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Curry County Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of March 10th, 2014: homes priced around $448,843 compared to $450,180 the previous week, for a slight decrease of less than -1%. For Monday, March 10th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.39%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.42%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.41%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.76%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Curry County OR. 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 Curry County to help you find the best home!