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 October 18, 2019
57
Listed
82
Avg. DOM
$648.62
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$2,100,000
Med. List Price
57 Properties
Page 1 of 5
$2,675,000
Subdivision: Wilder
6
Beds
5F11/2
Baths
4,070
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
1
Days on Site
40886332
MLS
Estimated completion date Dec. 2020 - A rare opportunity to build your dream home in the heart of desirable Wilder Community. One of last opportunities to purchase a view Lot at Wilder & build a...
Open 10/20
43 Dos Osos Orinda, CA 94563
$1,579,000
Subdivision: El Toyonal
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,413
Sq.Ft.
1954
Year Built
2
Days on Site
40886228
MLS
Spectacular 3 acre knoll site includes two separate parcels. Stunning meticulously renovated mid-century home has been beautifully re-imagined with oak hardwood flooring, dream kitchen, sparkling...
Open 10/19
6 Arbolado Ct Orinda, CA 94563
3
Beds
3
Baths
1,674
Sq.Ft.
1974
Year Built
5
Days on Site
40885796
MLS
This beautiful Mediterranean style home has a prime location just a short walk to downtown Orinda and BART, close to Hwy 24 for easy morning commute, and goes to top-rated Orinda schools! Kitchen has...
Open 10/19
146 Manzanita Drive Orinda, CA 94563
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,601
Sq.Ft.
1986
Year Built
5
Days on Site
40885806
MLS
This beautiful contemporary designed home nestled amongst the oak trees boast luxury, tranquility and privacy. The 2601 sqft. home has 4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms and sits on .51 acres. The upstairs open...
Open 10/20
9 Kittiwake Rd Orinda, CA 94563
$1,135,000
Subdivision: Orinda C.C.
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,564
Sq.Ft.
1952
Year Built
4
Days on Site
40885844
MLS
A very special one level home ease of direct access to grassy yard, well maintained and updated with remodeled baths and kitchen, dual windows, exceptional Redwood surfaces and delightful charm in...
$1,850,000
Subdivision: Sleepy Hollow
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,354
Sq.Ft.
1951
Year Built
4
Days on Site
40885854
MLS
Situated in the heart of Orinda's most sought-after Sleepy Hollow neighborhood, this two story traditional yet extremely comfortable 3354 square foot home has the layout and yard you have been...
Open 10/20
163 Moraga Way Orinda, CA 94563
$890,000
Subdivision: Moraga Estates
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,610
Sq.Ft.
1948
Year Built
8
Days on Site
40885609
MLS
Charming 1948 built home with tons of character, updated gourmet "Cooks" Kitchen", and large "Butlers Pantry" for professional clean up. Dynasty restaurant range and stainless steel kitchen...
Open 10/20
9 Vida Descansada Orinda, CA 94563
$2,235,000
Subdivision: Orinda C.C.
4
Beds
3
Baths
3,272
Sq.Ft.
1955
Year Built
14
Days on Site
40884854
MLS
This fabulous one-level Mid-Century modern in the County Club neighborhood situated on .98 of an acre boasts walls of glass, pitched ceilings, hardwood floors, open floor plan, custom designed...
$3,800,000
Subdivision: Hacienda Del Orinda
7
Beds
5F11/2
Baths
5,752
Sq.Ft.
1928
Year Built
16
Days on Site
40884496
MLS
Fabulous opportunity to restore days gone by and bring this significant Orinda landmark, CasaAzul, back to life. A true once in a lifetime estate situated adjacent to the first fairway of OCC, and...
Open 10/20
79 Yarrow Valley Orinda, CA 94563
$2,190,000
Subdivision: Orinda Downs
5
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
4,223
Sq.Ft.
1992
Year Built
19
Days on Site
40884132
MLS
Opportunity to own a grand estate in prestigious Orinda Downs! You have prime location, privacy and an abundance of square footage in this spacious split-level contemporary. Drive seamlessly into the...
$1,185,000
Subdivision: Del Rey
3
Beds
2
Baths
0.48
Acres
1950
Year Built
19
Days on Site
40884177
MLS
Rare gem in Del Rey. This beautiful Orinda home sits on Moraga Creek, with RV access on Moraga Way. There is a walking bridge across the creek and rose gardens, herb gardens, fruit trees (apple,...
5
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
3,030
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
22
Days on Site
40883943
MLS
Located at the end of a private lane, this custom contemporary-modern home is nestled in the Orinda Hills. Complete tranquility in this special setting that features expansive decks and panoramic...

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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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