5964 Buena Vista Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618 | HotPads
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5 beds
3 baths
2,800 sqft

5964 Buena Vista Avenue
Oakland, CA 94618


Rockridge Upper - 5 BR, 3 BA House - Landscaped Yard, Views - This 5-bedroom, 3-bath 2,800 sqft home has spectacular views, a light and airy feel, beautiful gardens, tons of closet space and custom touches. The home is located at the top of Upper Rockridge, yet only minutes away from RockRidge BART and College Avenue. In this ideal location you can enjoy the calm and serenity of the Rockridge Hills with breathtaking views of downtown Oakland and the Bay Bridge, easy access to freeways, plus proximity to College Avenue, Piedmont and Montclair and easy access to SF via BART or car. However, in this modern Mediterranian you may never want to leave! In Upper Rockridge the weather is often sunny and warm; the homes on the leafy residential streets have been charmingly restored; and the area's main thoroughfare, College Avenue, is lined with atmospheric cafes, gourmet restaurants, independent bookstores clothing boutiques, antiques shops and friendly people. The home is walking distance to excellent public schools: Hillcrest elementary, Claremont Middle School are short walks. And you are very close to the excellent Oakland Tech high school. Plus, the highly academic private College Prep School is also a very short walk down the hill. The interior has a light Contemporary Mediterranean feel, with brick steps leading to the house, black metal rails and Spanish arches and bright rooms throughout. The home is low maintenance with lush landscaping and gardens. The child-friendly design has multiple half-floors that help make the home feel both inviting and cozy, while sizable and private for multiple people. Combined with the Rockridge weather, gardens, and nearby shopping and restaurants, you feel like you are on vacation much of the time! FEATURES: *5 Bedrooms *3 Bathrooms *2,800 sq. ft. *3 bedrooms have their own walk-in closets *Private downstairs bedroom with full bath and separate entrance. *Stainless Steel Kitchen Appliances Included *Washer & Dryer Included *1-Car Garage but No Storage in Garage AMENITIES: *Panoramic views: Bay Bridge and downtown San Francisco, Golden Gate Bridge, downtown Oakland and the Bay; Claremont Golf Course, Upper Rockridge and Montclair Hills *Master with balcony, spa bath, dual sinks, closet and separate shower *One downstairs bedroom has French Doors that open to garden, & direct doors to full bath with shower and tub *Another bedroom downstairs has full bath with shower, closet and separate entrance; great for AuPair or guests *Lots of closet space: master and 3 other bedrooms have walk-in closets! *Power automatic blinds in living room, kitchen, hallway, master and bedroom / office *Beautiful flower gardens and landscaping (automatic water-conserving sprinkler system and gardener included) *Herb garden, lemon, lime and plum trees, blackberries, organic tomatoes: eat fresh from the garden year-round *Half mile from many cafes and restaurants, upscale retail stores, and several independent bookstores *Gas fireplace in living room *Downtown Oakland (average 8 min commute) *Rockridge BART Station only minutes away *Easy access to freeways: HWY 24, HWY 13, I-580 SCHOOLS: *Hillcrest Elementary School *Oakland Technical High School, College Prep *California College of Arts and Crafts *U.C. Berkeley SHOWINGS: By Appointment Only APPLICATION PROCESS: *Complete Online Application by Selecting 'APPLY NOW' *$30 Application Fee Per Person Over 18 LEASING TERMS: *Available Now *12 Month Lease *Security Deposit Equivalent to One Month Rent *Renters Insurance Required *Tenant(s) pay PG&E, Trash, Water & Sewer *NO Pets *NO Smoking Golden Gate Properties 2017, All Rights Reserved. No part of this website or any of its contents may be reproduced, copied, modified or adapted, without the prior written consent of the author, unless otherwise indicated for stand-alone materials. (RLNE2375242)
Pricing comparison
Market rate for this listing is $6,500 based on the surrounding areas and market conditions.
This 5 bedroom home is listed at $6,500, while 5 bedroom homes...
  • in Upper Rockridge go for $6,955.
  • in Oakland go for $6,500.
  • in Alameda County go for $4,887.
  • in 94618 go for $6,955.
  • This listing is cheaper than the average 5 bedroom home in Upper Rockridge by $455.
    Nearby schools
    Students who live in this rental at 5964 Buena Vista Avenue attend the following Oakland Unified School District public schools:
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    Hillcrest Elementary School
    Grades K - 8
    0.4 miles
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    Oakland Technical High School
    Grades 9 - 12
    1.4 miles
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