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

20 Properties Found. Page 1 of 3.
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870 43rd St, OAKLAND

$1,275,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,342 Sf

MLS® # 40914632

Chimene Pollard RED OAK REALTYBridge MLS Logo
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533 46th St, OAKLAND

$1,195,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,295 Sf

MLS® # 40915547

Shannon Mitchell COMPASSBridge MLS Logo
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3863 West St, OAKLAND

$998,800 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,800 Sf

MLS® # 40914444

Joseph Gallardo Sotheby's International RealtyBridge MLS Logo
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4826 Clarke St, OAKLAND

$998,000 - 2 Beds, 1 Baths, 1,226 Sf

MLS® # 40913296

Nancy Reichert-burley THE GRUBB CO. INC.Bridge MLS Logo
Photo of Listing #40912745

535 42nd St, OAKLAND

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

MLS® # 40912745

Harry Cordiano Flat Rate RealtyBridge MLS Logo
Photo of Listing #40914351

4945 Shafter Ave, OAKLAND

$995,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,563 Sf

MLS® # 40914351

Photo of Listing #40912219

451 42nd St, OAKLAND

$995,000 - 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,196 Sf

MLS® # 40912219

Anita Becker COMPASSBridge MLS Logo
Photo of Listing #40914839

834 46th St, OAKLAND

$899,000 - 2 Beds, 1 Baths, 1,075 Sf

MLS® # 40914839

Andrea Gordon COMPASSBridge MLS Logo
Photo of Listing #40914086

817 44th St., OAKLAND

$895,000 - 2 Beds, 1 Baths, 950 Sf

MLS® # 40914086

Tiffany Kolahdooz Golden Gate Sothebys International RealtyBridge 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 August 15th, 2020 at 12:33pm PDT.