Frequently Asked Questions

Our Preferred Lenders are Wells Fargo and Bank of America. Please visit ClassicMonteVista to contact one of them, who will promptly respond to get you started on the Preliminary Approval process. Interested parties will need Preliminary Approval in order to participate in a sales release and reserve a home.


Maily Smitt-Windham, Wells Fargo
NMLSR ID 457803
Home Mortgage Consultant

Chanelle Murphy, Bank of America
NMLS #633267
Enterprise Retail Sales Manager


Yes, however, we require a Preliminary Approval from our Preferred Lender in order to reserve a home.

We will be offering a referral fee to Brokers/Agents. To qualify for the referral fee, Brokers/Agents must accompany their clients on the client’s first visit to Classics At MonteVista and fill out the Broker/Agent registration form. Broker/Agent referral fee is not available for a Broker or Agent who is the Buyer in the transaction. Neither Broker nor Agent may be a party to the Purchase Agreement, Loan, or on Title for the home. All referral fees will be paid upon close of escrow directly to the referring Broker. More information on our Broker Policy can be found at

No, this is a community of fee simple townhomes.

Initially, HOA dues will be approximately $405/month. Included in the $405 is a budgeted amount for management, maintenance and operation of the Association obligations and for long-term Reserves ($162/mo. per home). Also included is Common Area General Liability Insurance AND “Walls-In” Property Insurance. In addition, The Association shall maintain the Common Area and all Improvements, including landscaping, irrigation, private streets, sidewalks, clustered mailbox structure, trash enclosure, picnic area, BBQ, bike racks, benches, trellises, garden shed, streetlights and path lighting and common area utilities. The Association also is also responsible for aspects of the building maintenance and replacement, including the roof shingles, downspouts and gutters, exterior paint and foundations.

The Homeowners Association (HOA) Insurance policy provides what is known as “Walls-In” coverage, which means the property coverage extends into the unit to include all permanently attached fixtures and improvements. The HOA liability coverage is intended to apply to liability claims within the common areas owned by the Homeowners Association. Homebuyers should consult an insurance agent on suitable insurance for the homeowner to procure, including liability coverage within the homeowner’s private residence and property coverage for the homeowner’s personal property.

No Mello Roos. The Total Annual Ad Valorem Tax Rate for MonteVista is approximately 1.1969%, plus estimated direct levies of approximately $272 annually.

Each home has a private, attached two-car garage in a side-by-side configuration with direct access into the home. In addition, there are 5 guest parking spaces in the common areas, including one handicap accessible stall.

The Classics At MonteVista property lies within the Mountain View-Whisman School District & Mountain View-Los Altos High School District. The Districts advise that the children residing at Classics At MonteVista would currently attend the following schools:

Theuerkauf Elementary (grades K-5)
1625 San Luis Avenue
Mountain View, CA 94043

Crittenden Middle (grades 6-8)
1701 Rock Street
Mountain View, CA 94043

Los Altos High School (grades 9-12)
201 Almond Avenue
Los Altos, CA 94022
(650) 968-6571

For the most current information regarding school assignments, boundary changes, facilities and bus service, buyers should contact the districts: the Mountain View-Whisman School District and the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District

  • Google – Mountain View (approx. 1.9 miles-6 min.)
  • Facebook – Menlo Park (approx. 7.2 miles-12 min.)
  • LinkedIn – Sunnyvale (approx. 4.8 miles-8 min.)
  • Yahoo – Sunnyvale (approx. 5.7 miles-10 min.)
  • Amazon – Sunnyvale (approx. 4.3 miles-8 min.)
  • Apple Park – Cupertino (approx. 10.1 miles-13 min.)
  • Apple – Infinite Loop- Cupertino (approx. 9 miles -13min.)
  • Apple AC3 Campus – Sunnyvale (approx. 5.4 miles-11 min.)

With respect to homes in this community offered for sale, Classic Communities, Inc. reserves the right in its sole discretion, without any duty of prior notice or other obligation to homebuyers or prospective homebuyers, to adjust pricing at any time and to make design revisions, including but not limited to revisions to the floor plans, elevations, specifications, materials, finishes, colors, and appliances.  Special wall and window treatments, custom-designed walks and patio treatments and other items featured in and around the model homes are decorator selected and not included in the purchase price.  Floor plans & maps are an artist’s rendering and are not to scale.  Discrepancies in size and configuration of the homes may exist between the as-built condition and the artist’s rendering.  All square footages are approximate based on construction drawings and do not necessarily reflect the as-built square footage.  Homebuyers should satisfy themselves as to the actual size and configuration of the home to be purchased.  Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed.  CalBRE# 01197434.