Temescal Homes For Sale

Before pioneers arrived in Northern California, native Indians built their village alongside Temescal Creek.  One of their religious activities was to sit in a nearby sweathouse and then rush into the cool adjacent waters.  The word "temescal" is an Aztec word for a sweathouse, and the term arrived with the Spanish settlers. [ Read more about Temescal...]

Temescal Real Estate listings

17 Properties Found. Page 1 of 2.
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4144 Manila Ave, OAKLAND

$1,399,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 2,256 Sf

MLS® # 40900515

Nicole Wilhelm COMPASSBridge MLS Logo
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250 Whitmore Ave 402, OAKLAND

$1,195,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,762 Sf

MLS® # 40898173

Andrew Pitarre ANTHONY ASSOCIATESBridge MLS Logo
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4184 Manila Ave, OAKLAND

$999,000 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,523 Sf

MLS® # 40897152

Joe Dickerson Keller Williams RealtyBridge MLS Logo
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535 42nd St, OAKLAND

$998,000 - 4 Beds, 2 Baths, 2,032 Sf

MLS® # 40894231

Jessica Medina Village Properties & Assoc.Bridge MLS Logo
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551 43rd St, OAKLAND

$950,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,177 Sf

MLS® # 40896606

Zachary Sestina Pacific Sotheby's Int'lBridge MLS Logo
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673 45th St, OAKLAND

$895,000 - 5 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,800 Sf

MLS® # 40900130

Derek Tjoe Realty ONE Group FutureBridge MLS Logo
Photo of Listing #40898243

4020 West St, OAKLAND

$875,000 - 4 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,428 Sf

MLS® # 40898243

Tracy Clark Grupe Real EstateBridge MLS Logo
Photo of Listing #40894785

4224 Martin Luther King Jr Way, OAKLAND

$850,000 - 2 Beds, 1 Baths, 1,128 Sf

MLS® # 40894785

Matthew Larsen RE/MAX AccordBridge MLS Logo
Photo of Listing #40900511

4146 Manila Ave B, OAKLAND

$799,000 - 1 Beds, 1 Baths, 1,089 Sf

MLS® # 40900511

Nicole Wilhelm COMPASSBridge MLS Logo
 

The area began to grow in the early 1870's when Italian immigrants began to move in throughout the area.  The growth became so heavy that the neighborhood was soon called "Little Italy". They planted fruits and vegetables, followed by the development of a packing and canning industry.  At one time, Oakland had the largest cannery in the world, the Josiah Lusk Canning Company, right at the corner of 51st and Telegraph--the heart of Temescal.  Just up the hill, at what is now the Safeway Shopping Center at Pleasant Valley Road and Broadway is Bilger Quarry which also employed the area's many Italian immigrants. Between the two was a large amusement park complete with wooden roller coasters known as Idora Park.

Temescal is being redeveloped section by section as newer families enter the area.  New local shopping centers featuring a variety of ethic foods and products are attracting neighbors from the Rockridge and Piedmont Avenue neighborhoods, and serving the needs of local residents.  In mid-June, everyone gathers together at their annual street fair.The nearby Temescal Library offers to lend books and additionally, it has a tool lending section.
The conclusion one comes to when visiting the area is that growth and development has been, and continues to be the hallmark of Temescal. [Back To Top of Temescal page]

 

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Listing information last updated on April 5th, 2020 at 7:02pm PDT.