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    There is an outstanding of selection of condominiums in Oakland.  While many are located around Oakland's busy Jack London Square, and the vital waterfront stores and restaurants, there are dramatic view sites around Lake Merritt and in the Oakland hills.  Under construction, and offering even more choices will be the Brooklyn Basin development.  Here, there will be homes of different concepts and price ranges along the serene Oakland Estuary. 

Browse Some Of Oakland Many Condo Choices:

  • Chinatown Condos
  • Claremont Terrace
  • Il Piemonte
  • Montclair Condos
  • Monte Vista
  • Hiller Highlands Condos
  • Parkwood Condos
  • Portobello Condos
  • The Cathedral Building
  • The Essex
  • The Pacific Cannery Lofts
  • The Phoenix Lofts
  • The
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Oakland residential income property is as varied and appealing as the city itself.  Whether you want hill property, lake area property, downtown sites, or homes in one of the 100 plus neighborhoods in the city, there will be something to consider for an investment now, or in the future.

Below is the current selection of homes in the mid-price range to give you a sense of what is on the market now.  That will change with some regularity.  To give you an idea of the price ranges and availability, click here:  OAKLAND RESIDENTIAL INCOME FOR SALE 

1908 Traditional 3 Unit Building Located In Chi...

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  • 5,115 SqFt

Oakland, CA

1908 Traditional 3 Unit Building Located In China Hill. Filled With Original Charm

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The Oakland hills are some of the most in demand places for home builders.  The combination of a Tahoe like ambiance and often stunning SF Bay views, make this an ideal spot for those who want to create their own special living space.

The site locations are as varied in price and location as the home possibilities.  Below is a handsome mid-price choice with the Tahoe appeal.  For opportunities above or below this price range, click on this site, and then call me to view your choices: OAKLAND LOTS AND LAND

Spectacular Extra Deep Lot Situated At The End ...

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  • 19,899 SqFt

Oakland, CA

Spectacular Extra Deep Lot Situated At The End Of A Great Cul-de-sac. Site Has Bay Views And Over...

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As buyers begin to search for a new home, they often are amazed at how many distinct and unique neighborhoods there are in this truly diverse city.  Whether you want tree lined streets, ocean views, nearby Lake Merritt, or downtown bustle, there is a spot that should appeal to you. When all is said and done, the best part is that they are all just moments away from each other.

Below is a selection of neighborhoods to review.  There are so many more, but here is a start:

Oakland Neighborhoods

 Upper Rockridge  Montclair Millsmont  Lakeshore Maxwell Park
Lower Rockridge  
 Grand Lake Glenview  Oakmore Hiller Highlands
Redwood Heights  Crestmont Claremont
Crocker Highlands Laurel 
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This very popular island community, located on the scenic shores of SF Bay, has an excellent selection of residential income properties for your consideration.

Ja Leonard Gold Coast Border W/dbl Lot. Update...

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  • 8,700 SqFt

Alameda, CA

Ja Leonard Gold Coast Border W/dbl Lot. Updated Main W/exquisite Details - Trim, Ceils, Hdwd. E...

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Exquisite Fourplex With Old World Charm Built I...

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  • 11,790 SqFt

Alameda, CA

Exquisite Fourplex With Old World Charm Built In 1918. Each Unit Is Uniquely Styled With 1 Bedrm...

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Large 7 Bedroom, 4 Bath Triplex For Sale! The ...

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Close To The Village, This Well Appointed 2 Bed...

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  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,239 SqFt

Oakland, CA

Close To The Village, This Well Appointed 2 Bedroom 2 Bath Montclair Home Has Great Outdoor Space...

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This Montclair Mid Construction Property Has Ap...

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  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,500 SqFt

Oakland, CA

This Montclair Mid Construction Property Has Approved Plans For An Est. 2,500 Sq Ft 4 Bedroom 3 B...

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Totally Unique! Developer's Dream. Highly Desir...

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  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 950 SqFt

Oakland, CA

Totally Unique! Developer's Dream. Highly Desirable Montclair

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This month's selection of beautiful homes reflects the classic architecture that buyers expect when purchasing their new home in Piedmont.

Historic Piedmont Estate Designed By Famed Arch...

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  • 7 Beds
  • 8½ Baths
  • 10,518 SqFt

Piedmont, CA

Historic Piedmont Estate Designed By Famed Architect, Albert Farr. Spacious Formal Rooms With Gre...

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Simply Incredible 1912 Edwardian Estate- It Is ...

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  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,631 SqFt

Piedmont, CA

Simply Incredible 1912 Edwardian Estate- It Is The Crown Jewel Of Piedmont. Magical Gardens, Very...

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Rare Opportunity To Enjoy A Private Estate In C...

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There is exciting news for those watching the development plans for the Brooklyn Basin project on the Oakland estuary. Potential residents know that  Brooklyn Basin's dramatic mixed use retail and housing development will be a remarkable addition to Oakland's waterfront.  As recently reported by Mark Hedin of the Bay Area News Group , Oakland's Planning Commission, on September 7th, approved the first project for this site.  Designated as the Brooklyn Basin Terraces Apartments, they will feature a mix of 2800 sq. ft. of ground floor retail space, and 241 market-rate apartments.  The builders expect to break ground for these units in early 2017. 

As can be seen by the  illustration above, Brooklyn Basin will be a mixed use residential and

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When you are selling your Oakland or Piedmont home, you can increase its appeal dramatically by the effective use of curb appeal.  Just as many sellers stage the interior of their home, they need to consider the effect that a handsome exterior will have on potential buyers.  The good news is that many of the ideas below can be done without a large financial investment.

Your first step is to look at your home the way others may see it.  How will drive by buyers see it?  What impression are you giving about the home in general?  Here are some top tips:

1. The yard must look clean and neat.  Remove all debris from the front yard, and be sure to include the sidewalks, garden beds, gutters and porches in your cleanup.  Weed and remove all dead

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Courtesy of Realtor Magazine,  here is a brief summary of some of the most important paperwork that you will be seeing, whether buying or selling your Oakland home.  You will be seeing more as the negotiations progress, but be assured that I will go over each page with you carefully, so you are comfortable as you move forward.

Vocabulary: Transaction Documents

Property disclosure form

This form requires you to reveal all known defects to your property. Your real estate agent will let you know if there is a special form required in your state.

Purchasers’ access to premises agreement

This agreement sets conditions for permitting the buyer to enter your home for activities such as measuring for draperies before you move.

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