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Community spotlight: Kentfield

Where nearly every house has a spectacular view
  • Almost every house in Kentfield is blessed with a spectacular view, whether it is of the mountain, Bay or lush redwood forest canopy.
  • The homes in Kentfield are designed to compliment the natural beauty of the area – not supplant it.
  • Homes range in price from $800,000 to over $10 million in the area.

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Kentfield/Behzad Zandinejad Nestled at the feet of Mount Tamalpais, you will find the unincorporated town of Kentfield. The small town is home to people who not only love living close to nature, but also want easy access to everything San Francisco has to offer. Almost every house in Kentfield is blessed with a spectacular view, whether it is of the mountain, Bay or lush redwood forest canopy. There’s a reason Kentfield has some of Marin county’s most expensive real estate and why celebrities such as Sean Penn have called the town home over the years. History For centuries, the members of the Miwok tribe roamed the land where Kentfield now sits, although they never made any permanent settlements there. In 1871, Albert Kent bought the land that would later become Kentfield and began to cultivate it, building his sprawling estate. A town gradually grew up around the Kent estate. Kent’s son, William, would go on to become a Congressman from California, helping lead ...