Location and livability go hand in hand at this cheery, updated 3-bedroom, 2-bath home in the Valley View neighborhood of South San Jose. Boasting curb appeal, this home is set back from the tree-lined street with a lush lawn, fresh landscaping, mature shade trees, and a handsome tile roof. From the formal entryway, refinished hardwood floors spread throughout. Straight ahead, the primary living area is filled with natural light from a bank of windows overlooking the rear yard. The renovated kitchen offers generous cabinetry, quartz counters, and updated appliances. A secondary living area has a wood-burning fireplace and sliders leading to a covered patio and a large yard, perfect for entertaining. The primary bedroom has windows overlooking the backyard and a remodeled en suite bath. Two additional bedrooms share a renovated hall bathroom. Located at the confluence of Willow Glen and Blossom Valley, this home is close to parks, shops, restaurants, and major commuter routes.