Lake Merritt Homes For Sale

Discover the best Lake Merritt homes for sale and real estate in Oakland below. It's not often you find a sprawling lake with 3.4 miles of shoreline situated right in the middle of a thriving metropolis — but that's exactly what we have in Oakland with the beautiful and the one-and-only Lake Merritt. Widely considered to be the crown jewel of Downtown Oakland, Lake Merritt is perhaps one of the most unique characteristics of an urban space found in the entire country. Its heart-shaped shoreline is distinct, and to locals, fully embodies what it means to be a part of the Oakland community; and if you're lucky enough to live near Lake Merritt, you'll have easy and full access to all the amazing outdoor recreational amenities it offers, not to mention some pretty great views of the city and lake as well. For up-to-date information regarding Oakland properties for sale in Lake Merritt or to schedule a private home showing, contact your Bay Area real estate specialists today! Read more about Lake Merritt real estate.

Homes For Sale Near Lake Merritt Oakland

Lake Merritt Real Estate Statistics January 29, 2020
8
Listed
40
Avg. DOM
$648.07
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$649,000
Med. List Price
8 Properties
Open 2/1
641 E 18Th St Oakland, CA 94606
$649,000
Subdivision: Lake Merritt
3
Beds
1
Baths
1,170
Sq.Ft.
1912
Year Built
1
Days on Site
40893598
MLS
Your sweet oasis in the big city, just four blocks from Lake Merritt! This adorable 1912 shingled cottage retains its original craftsman charm while boasting many recent updates and newer systems....
Open 2/1
239 Acton Pl Oakland, CA 94606
$799,000
Subdivision: Lake Merritt
2
Beds
1
Baths
1,224
Sq.Ft.
1921
Year Built
2
Days on Site
40893512
MLS
This charming property has all the makings of your dream home. The house features 1,224 Sq. Ft. of living space situated on a sizable 4,212 Sq. Ft. lot, complete with a spacious backyard and...
$1,295,000
Subdivision: Lake Merritt
3
Beds
3
Baths
2,685
Sq.Ft.
1926
Year Built
10
Days on Site
40887233
MLS
Welcome to residence 401 at 244 Lakeside Drive, the crown-jewel of Lake Merritt's fabled Gold Coast. Boasting 2,685 sq.ft. with commanding views of the Lake and surrounding hill sides, this home is...
Pending
77 Fairmount Oakland, CA 94611
$499,000
Subdivision: Lake Merritt
1
Beds
1
Baths
659
Sq.Ft.
1970
Year Built
20
Days on Site
40892044
MLS
Completely renovated contemporary home in prime location! This bright and open floorplan features floor to ceiling windows with unobstructed sweeping views of the Downtown Oakland Skyline from all...
Pending
1 Lakeside Drive Oakland, CA 94612
$715,000
Condo: The Essex On Lake Merritt
1
Beds
1
Baths
833
Sq.Ft.
2001
Year Built
20
Days on Site
40892060
MLS
Luxurious Lakeside Living! Incredible 15th floor, west-facing sunset, lake, pool, and bay view! From the moment you walk through the door the captivating view draws you out and the wonderful floor...
$449,800
Condo: Lakeview
1
Beds
1
Baths
767
Sq.Ft.
1959
Year Built
48
Days on Site
40890680
MLS
Location, location, location! This complex is next to beautiful Lake Merritt. Short distance to Lake Merritt Bart Station, restaurants, library, farmer's market, downtown. It is right across from...
Pending
2316 Lakeshore Ave Oakland, CA 94606
$649,000
Subdivision: Lake Merritt
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,054
Sq.Ft.
1962
Year Built
62
Days on Site
40889873
MLS
Welcome to 2316 Lakeshore #15, this bright corner penthouse level condo is located in the heart of Lake Merritt! This spacious 2 bedroom, 2 bath unit features a gracious floorplan, stunning lake &...
$499,000
Subdivision: Lake Merritt
2
Beds
1
Baths
737
Sq.Ft.
1928
Year Built
165
Days on Site
40878814
MLS
Property needs some TLC 2 bed 1 bath with a little work you can make this home beautiful again. Located near shopping and walking distance to Lake Merritt Bart Station.

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Lake Merritt Real Estate Market

Another distinct aspect relating to Lake Merritt is that each of its four sides all offer something unique in terms of what you'll find on the real estate market. With its west side positioned close to Downtown Oakland, condos and apartments are what's most common along Lakeside Drive and many other interior streets found in this part of the city. On the other hand, if you're an Oakland home buyer who's specifically in the market for a detached single-family residence, Merritt, Clinton, Cleveland Heights, and countless other neighborhoods to the south and east of Lake Merritt all feature some very desirable opportunities at varying price points. Immediately to the north of Lake Merritt, which for our money is one of the more attractive places to live in all of Oakland, is where you'll find a great variety of housing options that range from newer construction residential lofts in the East Bay as well as condos and townhouses to some of the most expensive and most historic single-family homes that you'll find anywhere close to Oakland's Central Business District.

Lake Merritt Community Amenities

If you're interested in being outside and taking full advantage of Northern California's mild climate, living close to Lake Merritt in Oakland could very well be the ideal place for you to consider when browsing active homes and condos for sale. On Lake Merritt's north side is the stunning Lake Side Park, which features all kinds of open green space and walking trails that couldn't provide a better place to go for a morning jog or afternoon run. But regardless of where you live along Lake Merritt, its miles of beautiful shoreline feature plenty of walking paths, playgrounds, and even an amphitheater that all help make this one of the more special places to call home in the entire Bay Area region.

Lake Merritt Real Estate Agents

If you're purchasing a home near Lake Merritt, allow our team of local real estate experts to guide you through the process with your Lake Merritt property today. As Oakland real estate agents, we have exclusive insider knowledge of Lake Merritt market dynamics.

To learn more about agent representation while buying or selling your Lake Merritt home, contact Bay Area Modern. Check out our Free Market Analysis page to receive a free home value analysis in Lake Merritt.

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