Temescal (Oakland, CA)

By Barbara Reynolds, Buyers Agent, Listing Agent, Luxury Homes, Invest
(McGuire Real Estate)
Comments 4
4154 Manila Avenue - Oakland, CAToday so many San Franciscans are finding a new home in Temescal. And no wonder.  Temescal, with its gritty, urban, artsy feeling, has the sun, close-knit neighborhoods, and a faster connection to downtown San Francisco than most places in San Francisco.On Manila A...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
Comments 4
  Catch the wave of people! With support from a recent New York Times Article, Oakland is now considered a great place to eat and weather that can't be beat. I love this great press! What does that mean? Well, the word is out and people are no longer so concerned about crossing a bridge. We are s...

By Pamela Oettel
(Buy an East Bay Home)
Comments 0
That saying is really true. Real estate is local.  While sales prices in some areas of Oakland have decreased significantly in the last few years, the Temescal Area maintains it's value. Home sales prices even edged slightly upward when comparing 2008 vs. 2009 Sales Prices. For a pdf copy of the ...

By Pacita Dimacali, Alameda/Contra Costa Counties CA
(Alain Pinel)
Comments 9
It's never fun to deal with an agent whose action is giving us all a bad name. My client's offer was accepted on a two-unit building. The plan was for he and his wife to live in one, and rent out the other. This is their first home, and they have limited funds. Which is why it made sense to get a...

By Nicole Bailey
(Residential Properties)
Comments 0
The Sellers at 391 51st Street have taken a terrific pricereduction on their home to $650,000!Take advantage of the buyer's market to upgrade to a walking neighborhood,near everything you love to do AND EAT!With libraries, independent bookshops, a Local Farmer's Market, Bake-Sale Betty, Pizziolaa...

By Mary Smartt, Smartt Moves with Mary Smartt
(Lawton Associates / www.LawtonAssociates.com)
Comments 0
Oakland's Temescal District Temescal is one of my favorite East Bay neighborhoods, plus I believe it is a great place to buy real estate in this turbulent market. This district is right at the beginning of growth spurt, and it should really be hopping--culturally and economically--in the next 2-3...

By Mary Smartt, Smartt Moves with Mary Smartt
(Lawton Associates / www.LawtonAssociates.com)
Comments 0
The modern homebuyer can often be conflicted when buying a new home about increasing their "carbon footprint." But, there are many solutions to investing in your personal future, as well as the future of the planet. One solution is to invest in newer buildings built to advanced green standards. G...
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