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More Details about MLS # 41060312 : 1 LAKESIDE DR # 1804
MLS # 41060312

Active Listing
Asking Price is $998,000

More Details about MLS # 41057128 : 1 LAKESIDE DRIVE # 705
MLS # 41057128

Active Listing
Asking Price is $649,000

More Details about MLS # 41055548 : 1 LAKESIDE # 1907
MLS # 41055548

Active Listing
Asking Price is $599,000

At the Essex, you're in walker's paradise --- close to all the action of downtown Oakland, yet tranquilly situated right on Lake Merritt's shore. Walk to Uptown Oakland's arts and entertainment district, the 19th Street and Lake Merritt BART Stations, the Oakland Public Library, the Malonga Casquelourd Center for the Arts, the Oakland Museum of California, Whole Foods, and more! Or simply stroll around the lake, soak up some sun in the park, and grab happy hour drinks at the iconic Lake Chalet, just a block from your door.

The modern high rise Essex offers dedicated parking, 24 hour security, an exercise room, pool, clubhouse, business center, and four high speed elevators. The building is home to a variety of unit sizes, and many units offer great lake and city views.

  • Min List Price: $512,500
  • Max List Price: $998,000
  • Active Listings: 5
  • 1 LAKESIDE DRIVE
  • OAKLAND, CA 94612-4684
  • Gated/Security
  • Pool
  • Spa/Hot Tub
  • Exercise Room
  • High Rise Building
  • Parking Garage
  • Community Room
  • Year Built: 1971
  • Total Units: 270

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1 LAKESIDE DR # 1804 OAKLAND CA 94612
Status: ACTIVE   List Price: $998,000   2 Bedrooms   2 Baths   1161 Sq Ft    2001 Year

Primary Photo for MLS#: 41060312MLS: 41060312

Welcome to The Essex on Lake Merritt! This architecturally award winning high rise was built in 2001 by Lennar/Swinerton with 270 dwellings at the bank of Lake Merritt. Unit provides truly inspiring views of the Bay, hills and beauty for miles. 2 bedroom, 2 bath with dual pane windows, refinished ...

Listing Courtesy of JANETTE LICATA of CORCORAN ICON PROPERTIES
1 LAKESIDE DRIVE # 705 OAKLAND CA 94612
Status: ACTIVE   List Price: $649,000   1 Bedroom   1 Bath   971 Sq Ft    2001 Year

Primary Photo for MLS#: 41057128MLS: 41057128

The Essex is a Luxurious & Sophisticated Condominium on the shores of Lake Merritt in Oakland. Enjoy the comforts of an urban vibe and effortless lifestyle - conveniently located by Lake Merritt’s natural surroundings and downtown Oakland’s dining and boutique shops. This stunning 1-bedroom, ...

Listing Courtesy of BACH NGUYEN of JACK LONDON SQUARE REALTY
1 LAKESIDE # 1907 OAKLAND CA 94612
Status: ACTIVE   List Price: $599,000   1 Bedroom   1 Bath   833 Sq Ft    2001 Year

Primary Photo for MLS#: 41055548MLS: 41055548

Location! Views! Amenities! Discover the allure of this 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom gem spanning 833 sqft, offering unparalleled amenities including a Fitness Center, Pool, Gated access, and Spa/Hot Tub. Perched on the 19th floor, relish stunning views of the city skyline, Lake Merritt, and downtown from ...

Listing Courtesy of OK DENCHUKWU of ALL ACCESS REAL ESTATE
1 LAKESIDE # 614 OAKLAND CA 94612
Status: ACTIVE   List Price: $575,000   1 Bedroom   1 Bath   880 Sq Ft    2001 Year

Primary Photo for MLS#: 41052802MLS: 41052802

24/7 lobby attendant, check! Gated parking, check! Pool, hot tub & gym, check! Light filled 1 bed/1bath with views, check! Location, amenities, and lifestyle, 1 Lakeside Drive, ‘The Essex’, #614 has it all - light-filled living spaces, peekaboo views of Lake Merritt & downtown Oakland with ...

Listing Courtesy of LEIGH SCHNEIDER of RED OAK REALTY
1 LAKESIDE DR # 616 OAKLAND CA 94612
Status: ACTIVE   List Price: $512,500   1 Bedroom   1 Bath   666 Sq Ft    2001 Year

Primary Photo for MLS#: 41058517MLS: 41058517

Pied a terre in the luxurious Essex building. Enjoy the wide balcony and floor to ceiling glass doors which open the home up to views directly overlooking Lake Merritt, with the tree-studded hills as a backdrop. This home is a light-filled charmer. A brick wall feature brings architectural interest ...

Listing Courtesy of LUCY ARMENTROUT of COMPASS

Active THE ESSEX Condos for Sale

MLSAddressList Price Beds Baths Sq Ft Year

410603121 LAKESIDE DR # 1804 $998,000 2 2 1161 2001

410571281 LAKESIDE DRIVE # 705 $649,000 1 1 971 2001

410555481 LAKESIDE # 1907 $599,000 1 1 833 2001

410528021 LAKESIDE # 614 $575,000 1 1 880 2001

410585171 LAKESIDE DR # 616 $512,500 1 1 666 2001

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Recently Sold Condos in THE ESSEX

Over the last 180 days, 4 Condos have been reported as sold in THE ESSEX. Final sale price ranged from $545,000 up to $850,000 pending possible revisions. The median sale price was $592,500 with a median Price Per Square Foot of $678. With currently 5 active listings, the absorption rate for this community is approximately 7.5 months of inventory. More than four months supply of Condos for sale means it's a buyers market and some sellers may be motivated.
Address COE Date Sold Price $/SQFT Beds Baths
1 LAKESIDE DR # 503 2024-04-26 $850,000 $690 2 2
1 LAKESIDE # 805 2024-02-23 $585,000 $602 1 1
1 LAKESIDE DR # 609 2023-12-26 $600,000 $667 1 1
1 LAKESIDE # 710 2023-12-15 $545,000 $736 1 1
1 LAKESIDE DR # 1809 2023-11-02 $550,000 $659 1 1
1 LAKESIDE DR # 1606 2023-10-20 $498,000 $748 1 1
1 LAKESIDE DRIVE # 711 2023-08-10 $615,000 $671 1 1
1 LAKESIDE DR # 421 2023-04-27 $1,085,000 $804 2 2
1 LAKESIDE DR # 309 2023-04-18 $665,000 $739 1 1
1 LAKESIDE DRIVE # 1109 2022-09-20 $660,000 $792 1 1


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Last Updated: 2024-05-20