Orinda Homes & Real Estate

Welcome to your best resource for Orinda homes for sale and real estate in Contra Costa County. Orinda, California is an affluent town located in the heart of the East Bay. Only eighteen miles east of San Francisco, Orinda is out of the fray of the big city but within easy reach, via BART or Highway 24, of San Francisco, Oakland, and Berkeley to the west, and Lafayette and Walnut Creek on the east. For more information on Orinda properties for sale or to schedule a home tour, contact your Bay Area real estate experts today! Read more about Orinda real estate.

Homes For Sale in Orinda CA

Orinda Real Estate Statistics February 27, 2024
14
Listed
27
Avg. DOM
$890.71
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$1,897,500
Med. List Price
14 Properties
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$1,900,000
Neighborhood: HACIENDA DEL ORINDA
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,322
Sq.Ft.
1952
Year Built
6
Days on Site
41050736
MLS
$2,250,000
Neighborhood: GLORIETTA
4
Beds
2
Baths
2,007
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
7
Days on Site
41050576
MLS
$1,525,000
Neighborhood: GLORIETTA
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,665
Sq.Ft.
1964
Year Built
11
Days on Site
41050120
MLS
$1,800,000
Neighborhood: ORINDA C.C.
3
Beds
3
Baths
2,036
Sq.Ft.
1938
Year Built
12
Days on Site
41050248
MLS
$1,895,000
Neighborhood: GLORIETTA
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,236
Sq.Ft.
1977
Year Built
16
Days on Site
41049390
MLS
$1,749,000
Neighborhood: ORINDA GLORIETTA
5
Beds
3
Baths
2,372
Sq.Ft.
1961
Year Built
16
Days on Site
41049757
MLS
5
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,904
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
16
Days on Site
ML81954058
MLS
$1,650,000
Neighborhood: EL TOYONAL
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,162
Sq.Ft.
1948
Year Built
26
Days on Site
41049094
MLS
$1,475,000
Neighborhood: GLORIETTA
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,738
Sq.Ft.
1972
Year Built
30
Days on Site
41048675
MLS
$10,500,000
Neighborhood: MINER ROAD
4
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
6,195
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
33
Days on Site
41048506
MLS
$2,150,000
Neighborhood: SLEEPY HOLLOW
5
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
4,495
Sq.Ft.
1973
Year Built
33
Days on Site
41048515
MLS
$2,399,000
Neighborhood: ORINDA C.C.
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
3,223
Sq.Ft.
1932
Year Built
40
Days on Site
41047980
MLS

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Orinda Real Estate Market

Once an area of vacation cottages and summer cabins, Orinda has evolved into a community of exclusive, eclectic homes, some with panoramic views of the surrounding countryside. Residences designed by well known Bay Area architects including William Wurster, Clarence Mayhew, and Frank Lloyd Wright can be found scattered throughout some of the more established neighborhoods in Orinda; while newer homes can be found in more recently established neighborhoods, including Sundown Terrace and Orinda View.

Homes for sale in Orinda CA are expensive and embrace many different styles of architecture. From mid-century modern homes in the popular neighborhood of Sleepy Hollow to elite, estate-sized properties in the Sandhill area, real estate in Orinda CA is diverse and upscale, offering something for every sensibility.

Simply put, homes for sale in Orinda can be impressive, which is a direct reflection of the city's general appeal and desirability. Luxury homes in the $2 to $3 million price range are more than common on the Orinda real estate market, and you'll even see some properties reach up into the $10 to $15 million threshold as well. Many also describe the Orinda atmosphere as both rustic and prestigious, which in many ways, is a great way to also define its housing market. From countryside mansions and custom-built estates to cozy ranch-style houses and cottages, Orinda has it all.

Orinda Community Amenities

The city of Orinda, California falls right in between small and mid-size, boasting a population of right around 20,000 people. Once named the second friendliest town in America by Forbes, residents and home owners in Orinda take pride in continuing to make their community one of the top places to live not only in the East Bay, but in the entire Bay Area region. Only 18 miles from San Francisco, Orinda's close proximity to the big city also helps make it a convenient place to live for anyone who makes the daily commute, or for people who just want a close proximity to San Francisco in order to enjoy all that it has to offer.

As one of three cities (Lafayette, Moraga, and Orinda) that make up the area locals refer to as Lamorinda, Orinda is a sophisticatedly rustic community that offers residents a prestigious address, top-notch schools, and all the conveniences of an urban city in a beautiful, peaceful setting. Weather in Orinda is some of the most pleasant in the Bay Area. Its location on the east side of the Berkeley/Oakland Hills helps shelter Orinda from the famous Bay Area fog, giving pleasantly warm days and cool evenings.

Orinda School Information

  • Wagner Ranch Elementary School - 350 Camino Pablo, Orinda, CA
  • Del Rey Elementary School - 25 El Camino Moraga, Orinda, CA
  • Miramonte High School - 750 Moraga Way, Orinda, CA
  • Glorietta Elementary School - 15 Martha Rd, Orinda, CA
  • Sleepy Hollow Elementary School - 20 Washington Ln, Orinda, CA
  • Holden High School - 10 Irwin Way, Orinda, CA
  • Orinda Academy - 19 Altarinda Rd, Orinda, CA

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