Three local newspapers provide advertisements for housing. The Almanac and the Palo Alto Weekly connect with the same online information. The Palo Alto Daily News has a separate listing.
The Almanac is a local weekly newspaper serving Menlo Park, Portola Valley, Woodside, and Atherton. Its website provides local news and connects to the same online listing of information and services as is available at the Palo Alto Weekly website.
The Palo Alto Daily News is the local daily newspaper. In addition to Palo Alto, it also serves Menlo Park, Mountain View, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, East Palo Alto, Atherton, Portola Valley, Woodside, and Stanford. Its website provides news articles and is a good source for housing classifieds, both rental and purchase.