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Perhaps best described as ethnically diverse, culturally balanced, and conveniently located, East Bay represents the eastern portion of the San Francisco Bay Area, and is also where you’ll find the noteworthy cities of Oakland, Pleasanton, San Ramon, and Berkeley, which of course is home to the flagship campus of the University of California. In recent years, Hayward, San Leandro, Concord, and Fremont have also seen substantial growth, which can largely be attributed to increasing home prices in San Francisco that still seem to be on the rise, even today. 

It’s estimated that right around 2.5 million people call East Bay home, which is enough to make it the most populated subregion in the entire Bay Area. The city of Oakland is currently East Bay’s largest in terms of population, and its port is also the largest and most prominent in all of Northern California. Despite Alameda and Contra Costa counties really being the only recognized parts of East Bay, it doesn’t actually have formal boundaries, which tends to surprise most outsiders given its reputation, history, and unique culture. 

East Bay Real Estate 

Small to medium-sized single-family homes make up the bulk of East Bay’s real estate market, although interested home buyers will find just about anything here from entry-level condos to sprawling mansion estates up in the hills. With a job market that continues to flourish and expand, also look for East Bay home prices to also be on the rise in the coming months, years, and beyond, especially in some of the region’s more sought-after suburban communities like Fremont, Pleasanton, Piedmont, and Castro Valley. For the most part, look for some of the most expensive homes and country estates in East Bay to top out somewhere close to $6 million, while entry-level homes and condos considered to be move-in ready will usually start somewhere in the $300,000 to $400,000 price range. 

Living in East Bay

People aren’t the only ones moving to East Bay right now as the region’s list of major corporations and big business headquarters continues to grow seemingly every year. If you’re someone who is hoping to both live and work in East Bay, the area’s largest employers include the University of California Berkeley, AT&T Inc.,  Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, and the Chevron Corp, but the list of big time employers certainly doesn’t stop there. As for amenities, attractions, and other lifestyle and entertainment destinations, East Bay boasts quite the variety of music venues and theaters, and major museums in the region include Oakland Museum of California, the Lawrence Hall of Science, and the Chabot Space and Science Center. Parks and outdoor recreational amenities are also prominent all over East Bay and the East Bay Regional Parks District manages well over 50 parks and protected nature areas that feature plenty of open green spaces, hiking trails, mountain bike paths, and other great features that allow locals to get outside and enjoy staying active. 

East Bay Homes for Sale April 19, 2019
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Listed
36
Avg. DOM
$494.31
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$795,000
Med. List Price
3317 Properties Found. Showing 1-12
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7 Country Oak Lane
Alamo, CA 94507
7 Country Oak Lane Alamo, CA 94507
1 of 30
$39,000,000
Subdivision: Bryan Ranch
BEDS
10
BATHS
22
SQ.FT.
21,582
BUILT
2010
ON SITE
296Days
MLS
40746398
Presenting Fieldhaven, The San Francisco Bay Area's Most Exceptional Estate. Boasting architectural sophistication and elegant craftsmanship while exuding unparalleled warmth, this world-class luxury...
Serenity Ln
Alamo, CA 94507
Serenity Ln Alamo, CA 94507
1 of 30
$25,000,000
Subdivision: Alamo
BEDS
12
BATHS
16
SQ.FT.
22,210
BUILT
1999
ON SITE
571Days
MLS
40798412
Masterfully constructed Chateau with a main residence of over 12,000 sq.ft (per tax records), and additional improvements (pool house, car museum, music room, offices, etc.) totaling tens of...
3130 Blackhawk Meadow Drive
Danville, CA 94506
3130 Blackhawk Meadow Drive Danville, CA 94506
1 of 2
$15,500,000
Subdivision: Blackhawk C. C.
BEDS
5
BATHS
6
SQ.FT.
6,370
BUILT
1987
ON SITE
296Days
MLS
40828225
PRIVACY! UNMATCHED SETTING! DOUBLE SECURITY GATES AND PRIVATE LANE LEAD YOU TO YOUR 25 ACRE PRIVATE RESORT IN THE HEART OF BLACKHAWK COUNTRY CLUB. ON YOUR WAY TO YOUR SPECTACULAR 5 BEDROOMS 5 1/2...
940 Reliez Station Ln
Lafayette, CA 94549
940 Reliez Station Ln Lafayette, CA 94549
1 of 12
$13,500,000
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
13
BATHS
13
SQ.FT.
14,605
BUILT
1946
ON SITE
33Days
MLS
40857225
This unique property, formerly the Kaiser Estate, comprises an exclusive gated 11 flat acres in the heart of Lafayette, California. The primary 14,000 sq ft home on 7 acres centers around a...
7788 Laguna Heights Court
Sunol, CA 94586
7788 Laguna Heights Court Sunol, CA 94586
1 of 30
$11,888,000
Subdivision: Little Valley
BEDS
6
BATHS
9
SQ.FT.
14,300
BUILT
2017
ON SITE
590Days
MLS
40796005
This Gorgeous Custom Executive Home is located on one of 9 lots in the Gated Community of Laguna Heights in the Little Valley Home Owners' Association. This 14,300 sf home built on 2.57 acres...
11670 Byron Hwy
Brentwood, CA 94513
11670 Byron Hwy Brentwood, CA 94513
1 of 40
$8,500,000
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
N/A
BATHS
N/A
ACRES
44
BUILT
1998
ON SITE
277Days
MLS
40830384
Presenting Tamayo Estates, the East Bay Area's most prestigious Estate. ( 44 acres with 4 sub divided lots ) ~ This dramatic Estate slowly reveals itself as you enter the properties private front...
3118 Blackhawk Meadow Lane
Danville, CA 94506
3118 Blackhawk Meadow Lane Danville, CA 94506
1 of 40
$7,999,800
Subdivision: Blackhawk Country Club
BEDS
7
BATHS
10
SQ.FT.
8,826
BUILT
2000
ON SITE
360Days
MLS
40818993
Palatial gated Blackhawk estate inspired by world travels sits on private, level .75 acres bordering Mt. Diablo open space. Marble floors, mosaic tile columns, soaring coffered ceilings, decorating...
633 Kalthoff Cmn
Livermore, CA 94550
633 Kalthoff Cmn Livermore, CA 94550
1 of 20
$7,900,000
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
6
BATHS
5
SQ.FT.
5,287
BUILT
2003
ON SITE
553Days
MLS
40800652
HUGE PRICE REDUCTION!! Irreplaceable. One of a kind Estate, Vineyard and Winery in Ruby Hill Estates. Livermore's Award Winning Wine Country. Stunning Views of Mt. Diablo and Livermore Valley! 5,287...
57 Crest Rd
Piedmont, CA 94611
57 Crest Rd Piedmont, CA 94611
1 of 40
$6,800,000
Subdivision: Piedmont
BEDS
5
BATHS
6
SQ.FT.
6,712
BUILT
1927
ON SITE
5Days
MLS
40861106
Hidden beyond a gated entry, this majestic 5 bedroom, 5.5 bath "Grand Dame" of Piedmont offers a rare lifestyle opportunity. A stunning example of early California Mediterranean architecture. Once...
867 Boar Ter
Fremont, CA 94539
867 Boar Ter Fremont, CA 94539
1 of 38
$6,798,000
Subdivision: Vineyard Hills
BEDS
5
BATHS
6
SQ.FT.
8,050
BUILT
2006
ON SITE
91Days
MLS
40850551
A gated entry opens to this opulent, approximately 3-acre estate with magnificent grounds and a contemporary custom home. Inside, enjoy a 30-foot foyer flooded in natural light, custom windows,...
1822 El Nido
Diablo, CA 94528
1822 El Nido Diablo, CA 94528
1 of 29
$6,650,000
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
5
BATHS
8
SQ.FT.
7,400
BUILT
2019
ON SITE
16Days
MLS
40859502
Contemporary New Construction Masterpiece located in the most sought-after city, Diablo, CA. Breathtaking hillside panoramas paired, with entertainers living space, bring this architectural marvel...
44 Saddleback Place
Danville, CA 94506
44 Saddleback Place Danville, CA 94506
1 of 40
$6,500,000
Subdivision: Saddleback
BEDS
6
BATHS
7
SQ.FT.
9,716
BUILT
1981
ON SITE
262Days
MLS
40832574
Magnificant, unique Estate located in Saddleback community within Blackhawk CC. Stunning curb appeal, vast lawns & foliage beautifully manicured w/amazing vistas! Grand entry w/Schoenberg crystal...

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