Homes for Sale in Temescal, Oakland, CA

Temescal is an urban neighborhood in the northern part of the city of Oakland, California. The suburb is between Grove Shafter Freeway and Broadway, bordered by 40th Street to the south, and 51st Street to the north. The community is closely tied with nearby Rockridge, with many residents in the area actively participating in the Friends of the Rockridge Temescal Greenbelt or FROG Organization. Homeowners actively participate in the development of the region and take part in various aspects of the neighborhood, including politics, education, and more. Residents enjoy easy access to everything they need, including the many dining and commercial establishments along Telegraph Avenue, Broadway, and the Rockridge Shopping Center. The suburb is also home to Emerson Elementary School, Oakland International High School, and Oakland Technical High School. There are several top-performing public and private schools in the areas surrounding the neighborhood, which makes the community an excellent place for those looking to move here with their kids.

Homes in the neighborhood were built between the early 1900s to the late 1920s. There are cottage-style, bungalow-type, and craftsman-style homes creating a unique working-class feel to the community. These homes start at $800,000 to $1.5 million and feature a floor space of around 800 sqft to 2,200 sqft. The older homes come with a more classic interior layout with an eat-in kitchen leading to a living space that serves as a dining area and family room. Properties come with a driveway to the side that serves as parking for your vehicles. Bedrooms range around two to three-bedroom providing ample space for families with kids considering moving into the community. If you’re interested in exploring available homes for sale in Temescal, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us. We would love to help find you a home that best matches your criteria for a new home in Oakland, California.

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What's To Love

There are good deals to be had in the community perfect for those looking for a relatively affordable home close to the city center. Well-developed commercial areas line the main roads surrounding the suburb. Home prices are relatively low compared to other neighborhoods in the region.

What's Not To Love

The neighborhood has a lot of older homes that are starting to show its age.

Is it for me?

Who is this neighborhood for

If you’re in the market for a single-family home with direct access to the downtown district and the many commercial and business centers of Oakland, then Temescal is an excellent place to consider for your search. The neighborhood offers all the amenities and features you would like in an urban community. Families enjoy easy access to schools, parks, shopping, dining, recreation, and so much more.

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Things to do in Temescal


Local pizzeria serving wood-fired pizzas and seasonal Italian meals.

Mosswood Park

4-acre urban park with fantastic outdoor recreation, sports facilities, and pet-friendly spaces.

The Ridge

Nearby shopping mall perfect for your regular shopping and dining needs.

Claremont Country Club

A long-standing golf club founded in 1929 offering world-class amenities and a championship course designed by architect Alister MacKenzie.


Schools in Temescal

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Emerson Elementary SchoolK - 5Public
Oakland International High School9 - 12Public
Oakland Technical High School9 - 12Public
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