Bodega Bay has a much higher percentage of owner-occupied homes than the rest of the state of California. In fact, a large number of homes in Bodega Bay are second homes. Additionally, there are NO condominiums in Bodega Bay, and very few multiple unit homes. There is no housing available with more than 3 units, and there are no large apartment complexes. While there are many owner-occupied homes, there are also over 200 vacation rental homes in the area.
Our last buyer survey showed that over 85% of buyers purchased Bodega Bay property for their main housing or as a second home. Less than 15% of buyers purchased Bodega Bay property for investment or rental housing purposes.