Bright, spacious &family-friendly top floor flat in vibrant, well-connected north Oakland neighborho

Last Updated: Mar. 7th, 2023
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Conveniently located in Temescal, one of Oakland's hottest districts, this grand, 2BD/ 2BA top unit provides timeless luxury with its gleaming hardwood floors, high ceilings and abundant natural light through double-paned windows. Cooks will love the modern kitchen with its granite counters, stainless steel fridge, microwave and dishwasher, gas range. Eat at the counter or expand to the comfortable dining room, then relax in the grand living room with Smart TV, or the cozy family room that spills out the French doors onto the generous back deck, where you can socialize at tree-top level while you gaze out at broad neighborhood views and stunning sunsets.
Enjoy the master bedroom with its built-in closet/dresser, walk-in storage closet and dedicated shoe storage wall. The en suite bathroom invites you to luxuriate in the claw-foot bathtub, while a second bathroom provides you with a day-to-day shower. The ultra-private second bedroom gives you views of the Oakland hills. If you work from home, you can opt for the light-filled home office that offers a desk with rolling chair, use the second desk in the family room or second bedroom, or even set up office on the large dining table. Free, super high-speed Wifi blankets the entire 1400 sf space. Come down your back stairs to take advantage of the free, shared laundry facilities and the backyard that has a range of tables, gliders and cozy seating areas in the sunshine or dappled shade.
This home is ideally situated for car-free living! Walk a few minutes to popular gathering spots like Homeroom, Temescal Brewing; The Wine Shop, State coffee, Tacos Oscar, Brenda’s, Co Nam and Beauty's Bagel Shop, along with all the offerings of Piedmont Ave, Broadway and Telegraph Ave. You can also stroll to Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s and Piedmont Grocery. Conveniently located just a handful of blocks from both Kaiser and the Alta Bates Summit medical complex. Only 4 blocks to the BART station, you can catch direct trains to San Francisco, downtown Oakland, downtown Berkeley and beyond. Or choose from a wide range of express and local buses that quickly drop you at UC Berkeley, the Transbay Terminal in San Francisco or Children’s Hospital. The free Emery Go-Round bus delivers you to IKEA and other big box stores, as well as the Pixar campus and Amtrak stations. A couple of minutes on a bus, train or bicycle transports you to the Jewel of Oakland, Lake Merritt, where you can get exercise, enjoy lakeside dining or delight in people watching as you stroll or run the 3.5 lakeside path.


Home Details:

For rent!   
Contact: Laura S., Academic - Faculty/Instructor
Location: Oakland, California, US
Neighborhood: Temescal
Postal Code: 94609
  See a map of 40th Street and Webster Street
Type: Multi-Family (Suitable for up to 4 people)
Cost: (USD) $3,489.00 per month (Somewhat Negotiable)
Lease: May. 27th, 2023, lease length to be determined
(Minimum lease length: 3 months)
(Lease dates/length somewhat flexible)
Utilities: Water Included
Size: 1,350 square feet / 125 square meters
Rooms: 2 full-bathrooms
2 bedrooms
7 total rooms (excluding bathrooms)
Near Medical Facility Near Park
Near Public Transportation Near Shopping
Urban Environment Near Schools
Air Conditioning Deck or Patio
Dishwasher Dryer
Eat-in-kitchen Enclosed/Fenced Yard
Family Friendly Furnished
Hardwood Floors Heat Included
Internet Access Laundry
Microwave Nonsmoking
Range Refrigerator
Security System Washer
Some Pets Allowed
Nearby Universities: California State University, Hayward
Stanford University
University of California, Berkeley
University of San Francisco
California College of Podiatric Medicine
The California Maritime Academy
Cogswell Polytechnical College
Diablo Valley College
Institute for Transpersonal Psychology
John F. Kennedy University
Lincoln University, San Francisco California
Menlo College
Mills College
Notre Dame de Namur University
Patten College
Saint Mary's College of California
Samuel Merritt University
University of California, San Francisco
Wright Institute
Califronia State University East Bay
California State University, East Bay
Academy of Art University
Academy of Chinese Culture and Health Sciences
Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine College-Berkeley
American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
American Conservatory Theater
Argosy University-San Francisco Bay Area
California College of the Arts
California Maritime Academy
Center for Psychological Studies
Church Divinity School of the Pacific
Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology
Ex-Pression College for Digital Arts
Franciscan School of Theology
Golden Gate University-San Francisco
Graduate Theological Union
Holy Names University
Institute of Transpersonal Psychology
Jesuit School of Theology at Berkeley
John F Kennedy University
Northwestern Polytechnic University
Pacific Graduate School of Psychology
Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary
Pacific School of Religion
Patten University
Saint Marys College of California
San Francisco Theological Seminary
Starr King School for Ministry
The Art Institute of California-San Francisco
University of California Hastings College of Law
University of East-West Medicine
Western Career College-Emeryville
City College of San Francisco
Foothill College
The Art Institute of California-Sunnyvale
The Art Institute of California-Silicon Valley
Chabot College
College of Marin
College of San Mateo
Contra Costa College
Los Medanos College
Merrit College
Napa Valley College
Ohlone College
Solano Community College
Unitek College
Foothill-De Anza Community College District

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