Oakland Homes Under $400,000

A search in Oakland for homes under $400,000 results in hundreds and hundreds of listings that match the criteria. But the same search using neighborhoods results in something very different.

If you are looking in Montclair area (94611) for under $400,000 you won’t find anything unless you increase the criteria to at least $600,000. Even this gives you just 3 results.
Under $400,000 in Rockridge, Hiller Highlands neighborhoods (94618) – again, 0 results unless you are increase the maximum to at least $600,000 – but just 1 result in that range ($0-$600,000).

You’ll have more luck in East and West Oakland. Under $400,000 results in hundreds of listing, however, this isn’t unexpected for East and West Oakland where the Median Sales Prices by zip code are:
94603:$305,100
94607: $365,476
94621: $300,000

Looking  a little lower at homes for under $100,000 you’ll find 5 homes for sale. The majority of those  “Bank Owned, Short Sales or Going to Foreclosure”.
Oakland Bank Owned Homes

Berkeley Homes for Under $400,000

Berkeley Fixer for Sale Under $400,000

One Berkeley home under $400,000 that seems to be generating some interest judging viewer stats is 3034 Harper Street, Berkeley Listed at: $389,000 (Listing Agent:Linda Elkin, Red Oak Realty).
A FIXER, needing TLC. Spacious three bedroom home with lots of potential. Bonus rooms upstairs. Located on lovely tree-lined street. Excellent location near Ashby BART. Close to Berkeley Bowl, Derby Street Farmers Market.

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Highest and Lowest Priced Homes for Sale in the East Bay Area

A Snapshot Look at the East Bay Area (single family residential homes – excluding condos)

ALBANY REAL ESTATE
Highest: 1115 Dartmouth Street, Albany $968,000 MLS#40333186

This is a one-of-a kind gorgeous Victorian home! Totally renovated and spacious. Original Victorian detailing with today’s ultra-modern amenities!” – Anna Keller, Keller Williams
Lowest:
1020 Cornell Avenue, Albany $459,900 MLS#40331675
“Bank Owned 2 bedroom 1 bath. Property shows well. As-is sale” Kenny Session, Session Real Estate

BERKELEY REAL ESTATE
Highest: 7080 Norfolk, Berkeley $4,500,000 MLS#40331864
“Mediterranean Estate two lots combined S.F. Bay Views to die for” – David Eckert, Coldwell Banker
Lowest: 3270 Baker Street, Berkeley $300,000 – MLS#40332256
“South Berkeley 1940’s Single Family Home. Over 1400 sq ft of living space. Home is in original condition and needs substantial TLC.” – Andrew De Vries, Prudential
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