Oakland Hills

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You can't have spent time in the Oakland hills in the last few years, and not wondered about this very large home at 11270 Lochard in Oakland's Chabot Highlands neighborhood.  Just south of Knowland Park and the Oakland Zoo, and above Highway 580, it does attract attention.  For those of you who want to know more, I offer the details.

First of all, it is currently off the market.  It is an approximately 19,000 sf contemporary style home that was begun in 2013, and needs completing.  It is built on an about an acre of land, and boasts city and SF Bay views.  

It does certainly have "good bones"  Note the stunning interior design of the ceilings.

The graceful flow of the home's architecture is reflected in the proposed staircases.

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This pleasing photo above just touches on the panoramic views from the windows of this home, as seen in the picture below.  Both bridges, San Francisco, Oakland, and SF Bay, are on captivating display below you.    

This home, located at 14004 Broadway Terrace in Oakland's Montclair district, is a beautifully designed contemporary with an open floor plan and 4 bedrooms and 3 1/2 baths.  The appeal of this design is apparent from the entryway through to the graceful stairs that great you upon arrival.

The living area has so much to recommend it.  Walls of windows let in views from a sweeping panorama outside.  Amenities include handsome hardwood floors, and a captivating fireplace.  A door leads outside to a patio that allows pleasant

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The home that offers this dramatic living room, is found at 7068 Sayre Drive in Oakland. Nestled among the beautiful trees and greenery of the Montclair hill section of the city, it provides numerous opportunities to sit quietly and commune with nature, or, if you prefer, entertain friends and neighbors. Its large windows and doors, and dramatic vaulted ceilings, offer a truly stunning ambiance.  

Additionally, it is an extremely spacious 3 bedroom, 2 bath home to which is added a 1 bedroom, 1 bath bonus room with a kitchen and separate entrance.  

Note the handsome fireplace and direct route to a comfortable porch setting just beyond.



No matter what style of entertaining you choose, you have an amazing updated kitchen just steps

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This engaging home at 7011 Homewood Drive in Oakland's Montclair neighborhood, represents all that is best about living in the Tahoe like surroundings of the Oakland hills. With 3 bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths, just about every room is complimented with a quiet and peaceful backyard patio view of trees and greenery.   

The open floor plan represented by the living room, dining room and kitchen, is ideal to allow in the light filled outdoor ambiance. As shown here, hardwood floors are featured throughout the home to add extra elegance to the rooms.    

Just steps outside the dining area is a quiet retreat for morning coffee or an afternoon luncheon.  


Whether you choose small or large dining events, the handsome kitchen offers a welcoming

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For those that covet magical views from just about every room in the house, this 4 Bedroom, 3 1/2 Bath home at 6689 Skyline Boulevard in Oakland, is something you must consider immediately.  Located in the hills above Montclair Village, it is close to Rockridge, Orinda, and the many hiking and biking trails of nearby regional preserves.

This 4100 sf home was built to take advantage of the sweeping views afforded by its location high in the Oakland hills.  San Francisco, Bay Bridge and Oakland downtown views are available for your enjoyment, no matter what the hour.  

There are multiple levels to choose from, but the center of the home has to be the Family Room/Kitchen complex.  A stone fireplace centers the seating area, and a dining area,

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This beautiful home, located in the Oakland hills at 46 Carisbrook Lane, make a dramatic presentation even before you enter its spacious interior.  This 3 bedroom, 3 bath home boasts 3,566 sf of light filled rooms.  

The living room with its desirable beamed ceilings, handsome hardwood floors, and central fireplace, invites evenings by the fire, and views 24 hours a day of the Bay and canyon.  

Steps away is the very impressive chef's kitchen which features a stone counter and double oven.  It can be an eat-in kitchen as well, for informal occasions, or you can choose to use the immediately adjacent patio just outside the sliding glass doors.  


Of the three bedrooms, while all have the stunning hardwood floors and pleasing

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If you have ever wanted a dramatic Bay area view home, this captivating winner located at 14030 Broadway Terrace in the Montclair hills of  Oakland, should more than fit your needs. Almost every room in the 4 bedroom, 3 1/2 bath home has a view of the SF Bay and Oakland panorama.   

This home underwent a complete renovation in 2016.  It has two new firelplaces, new flooring, windows, and paint.  Of special note is 16 feet of Fleetwood sliding glass doors to offer these irresistible views, as seen below in the living room and dining room.  

An additional desirable upgrade has been the kitchen.  This all new kitchen incorporates quartz counters, stainless appliances, and a wine refrigerator.  

The home features four bedrooms.

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Sit On Top Of The Bay, & Enjoy A View Like No O...

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  • 3 Beds
  • 3½ Baths
  • 3,620 SqFt

Oakland, CA

Sit On Top Of The Bay, & Enjoy A View Like No Other - See 5 Bridges, Completely Unobstructed! Bra...

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Brand New Custom Home With 4 Bedrooms And 4 1/2...

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  • 4 Beds
  • 4½ Baths
  • 4,000 SqFt

Oakland, CA

Brand New Custom Home With 4 Bedrooms And 4 1/2 Baths. Open Floor Plan With Kitchen To Family Ro...

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Stunning Contemporary Home With Breathtaking Ci...

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  • 4 Beds
  • 3½ Baths
  • 3,437 SqFt

Oakland, CA

Stunning Contemporary Home With Breathtaking City

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 The Oakmore neighborhood is well located between the Montclair and the Glenview  neighborhoods in the foothills of Oakland.  Home designs here reflect the English Tudor, Spanish Stucco designs of the 1930's, and additionally, the mid-century modern looks of that era.  Pleasant, tree lined winding streets, and the often appealing scenic city views, make these homes desirable.  

Its location, between Highways 580 and 13, means immediate access to the Bay area, no matter what your destination, be it Jack London Square, the Oakland Coliseum, San Francisco or Contra Costa County.  The parks and hills above the neighborhood invite hikes, walking, biking or picnicking. While appealing Montclair village offers small town shops and stores, nearby downtown

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Skyline/Hillcrest Estates homes are located in the hills of Oakland, and are found along Skyline Boulevard and the streets and roads adjacent.  As with Montclair hill homes, and Piedmont Pines homes, they can offer either a dramatic hill top view of the SF Bay, or be tucked away in a soothing Tahoe like atmosphere.  If you couple this ideal location with immediate access to Highway 24, you will see you have the advantage of rapid access to downtown Oakland, Orinda, San Leandro, and all these cities have to offer in terms of work, shopping and entertainment.

       Remember, new properties come on line regularly, so check my website at www.brucewagg.com for the latest updates. 

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