East Palo Alto Real Estate
East Palo Alto is a city in San Mateo County situated on the San Francisco Peninsula, roughly halfway between the cities of San Francisco and San Jose. To the north and east is the San Francisco Bay, to the west is the city of Menlo Park, and to the south the city of Palo Alto. The city is separated from Palo Alto and was incorporated on July 1, 1983.
Trade has alternately focused on ranching, transportation, and shipping, brick manufacturing, farming, servicing travelers of Bayshore Highway and Dumbarton Bridge, and flower growing. At present, there is a mix of small industrial, agricultural and commercial businesses.
Almost 400+ acres has been bulldozed and replaced with brand new housing and brand-name retail establishments over the last 10–15 years, including IKEA, Target, Home Depot, Nordstrom Rack, Togo's, Starbucks, Office Depot, Mi Pueblo Food Center, PGA Tour Superstore, 6 to 9 Dental, Jamba Juice and Izzy's Brooklyn Bagels, attracting an entirely new demographic.