Here are 10 featured listings in Rough and Ready! This small Historical town is located between Penn Valley and Grass Valley off of State Highway 20.  The town itself was founded in 1849 by the Rough and Ready Mining Company of Wisconsin. A year later it became the only mining town to officially secede from the union.  Today, the town is home to less than 1500 residents, living in an area of approximately 3 square miles. Unfortunately, many of the towns historic buildings were lost due to fires over the years. The Fippin Blacksmith Shop is one of the few historic buildings that still stands and presents a display of period artifacts.

Property here is mostly rural with 5+ acres and more being the norm.  It’s location is perfect for someone who wants to be close to the amenities in Grass Valley and Nevada City but still wants that quiet rural atmosphere.  Real Estate in this area generally ranges from $200K-$800K depending on acreage size and location. If you have any questions about any of these listings or if you’re interested in buying or selling in the Nevada County area, please call us at 530-205-4536 or email us at