Explore Granite Bay

With a population of 20,402, Granite Bay is an unincorporated area of Placer County with top-notch schools, fun recreational activities and some of the regions’ most luxurious homes. Granite Bay covers 25 square miles. The area was originally known as “Granite Bar” during the 1950s as gold miners stopped along the American River. Granite Bay makes for a great place to live for those who commute to Roseville, Folsom or Sacramento to work and offers a rural lifestyle with rolling land and steep hillsides. It also features a variety of creeks and grasslands.

Things To Do In Granite Bay

Number of homes for sale in Granite Bay Surges

The real estate market is booming in Granite Bay with the number of homes for sale, number of homes sold ..

Placer County libraries getting technology update

Libraries across Placer County are getting a technology upgrade. The catalog systems are being streamlined to boost the experience for ..

Placer County residents will have access to free help with taxes

Tax season is right around the corner, and if you are a Placer County resident who may need help filing ..

Home sales increase in Lincoln, Granite Bay and Roseville

Traditionally, the holiday season has been a slow time for real estate transactions, but sales are up in Roseville, Granite ..

Things to do in Placer County over the Thanksgiving holiday

Thanksgiving is all about getting together with family and friends and enjoying a good meal together. There are other things ..

New brewery open in Granite Bay

A new eatery and taproom is open in Granite Bay and is serving up a wide variety of unique brews. ..

4 good places to trick or treat in Placer County

Placer County is a great area for many family activities and Halloween is a prime example. With so many safe ..

New home sales in Placer County setting records

There were 108 new homes sold in August in Placer County. That number, as reported by the Auburn Journal, is ..

Four family-friendly Halloween events in Placer County

Placer County is a great place to be as the holiday season begins. There are a variety of family-friendly events ..

Six ways to prepare your home for the colder months

The colder months are just around the corner in Placer County. That means the holiday season is upon us, but ..

5 NFL players who are from Placer County

Who is ready for the NFL season to start? If you are, then you are probably excited that it kicks ..

5 movies that were filmed in Placer County

Some may not realize it, but there have been around 50 movies filmed in Placer County. With the variety of ..

Employment rate in Placer County continues to outpace California, national rates

The rate of employment in Placer County continues to outpace that of California and the U.S. as a whole. Placer ..

Housing inventory is up across Placer County

Housing inventory is up across Placer County with the number of homes on the market increasing in Granite Bay, Roseville ..

Top 7 Farmers Markets in Placer County

Placer County is home to some of the best agriculture in the country. That is why there are several great ..

Placer County makes it easier for homeowners to add a secondary dwelling unit

If you have a friend or family member in need of a place to live and they just can’t seem ..

Number of homes available in Granite Bay jumps by 24 percent

The number of homes for sale in Granite Bay jumped 24 percent this month. Specifically, there are 97 listings currently ..

What to consider when buying new windows for your home

One of the most beneficial improvements you can make to your home both in terms of curb appeal and energy ..

5 tips to cool down your house this summer in Placer County

It is that time of the year again – triple digits are in the forecast for Placer County. Now is ..

Report: Programs helping to reduce the number of homeless people in Placer County

Efforts by Placer County’s Health and Human Services Department have resulted in an overall decrease in the number of homeless ..

Community Easter egg hunts happening throughout Placer County

Easter weekend is here and if you are looking to take your kids on an adventure, there are some local ..

Placer County ranked as the best county in California for quality of life

Placer County is one the best counties in California to live in terms of quality of life, according to the ..

Placer County Strawberry Festival to take place on Mother’s Day

If you are a fan of juicy, red strawberries then you aren’t going to want to miss the Berryfest Strawberry ..

Numbers of homes for sale in Granite Bay jumps to 37 percent

The number of homes for sale in Granite Bay is up by 37 percent this month. Specifically, there are 55 ..

New book details the history of Placer County railroads

Placer County has a rich history with roots stemming back to the Gold Rush and the Transcontinental Railroad. A new ..

Squaw Valley Park now open all winter for families to play in the snow

If you are looking to take your family to the snow this winter in Placer County, then Squaw Valley Park ..

Interstate 80/Highway 65 interchange expansion set to begin

The heavily used Interstate 80/Highway 65 interchange is about to kick off the first phase of expansion improvements thanks to ..

Number of homes for sale in Granite Bay on the rise

The number of single-family homes for sale in Granite Bay increased by 5 percent this month. There are currently 68 ..

iHeartPlacer.com launches new rental listings feature

Whether you’re in the market for renting a property or listing one, iHeartPlacer.com is the premier website for listings in ..

The best pumpkin patches in Placer County

While your candy corn, fun-sized Snickers and fake spider webs are all good to go, don’t forget the pumpkins and ..

4 things to think about when buying a bank-owned home

Bank-owned homes may be enticing for some buyers. While the number of bank-owned properties has decreased in recent years, there ..

7 tips to boost your home’s curb appeal

The little things add up — especially when you’re ready to sell your home. A well-maintained exterior, or its curb ..

How to buy a home the right way – Don’t do it backwards!

Buying a home is unlike any experience a family will undertake. Hopefully, there are more highs than lows throughout the ..

The best donut shops in Placer County

Who can resist a sweet treat like a donut in the morning? Whether you’re looking for an apple fritter, classic ..

Property tax exemptions to be aware of in Placer County

Purchasing a home is an exciting time in someone’s life, especially if it is happening in an area like Placer ..

iHeartPlacer’s efforts to help families relocate to Placer County featured in Press Tribune

Our ongoing efforts to help families relocate from the Bay Area to Placer County were recently featured in an article ..

How to navigate Placer County property taxes

Buying a home is a complex financial transaction that requires multiple parties to execute and covers a range of costs, ..

PG&E’s Budget Billing program can save you money during summer heat

Here’s a great cost-savings program that Placer County families can take advantage of during these summer months when the air ..

Tips for keeping your house cool in the summer heat

The Northern California Summer is officially here, and in Placer County all you need to do is step outside for ..

Report: Placer County schools have some of the best SAT scores in the region

Two high schools in Placer County recently posted very high marks on their SATs. Students who took the college-entrance test ..

Know about Placer County listings BEFORE they hit the market

Judging by the housing market so far this year, the rest of summer will continue to sizzle. The market has ..

The best parks in Granite Bay

Granite Bay offers a rural lifestyle with rolling land and steep hillsides. It also features a variety of creeks and ..

Solar energy is affordable and accessible in Placer County

Living in beautiful Northern California offers residents a wide range of benefits: amazing weather, a centralized location near the Bay ..

Median price for homes in Placer County reaches $460,000

The median price for a home in Placer County rose once again in April to $460,000, according to data compiled ..

These 5 restaurants in Placer County will have you asking for seconds

The natural beauty of Placer County attracts visitors from across Northern California to dive in and experience all it has ..

Granite Bay Neighborhood Spotlights

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