Christopher Danesi at RE/MAX Accord

THE ESSEX Condos For Sale

More Details about MLS # 40998116 : 1 LAKESIDE DR # 421
MLS # 40998116

Active Listing
Asking Price is $1,198,000

More Details about MLS # 40997187 : 1 LAKESIDE DR # 1711
MLS # 40997187

Active Listing
Asking Price is $1,195,000

More Details about MLS # 40987907 : 1 LAKESIDE DR. # 206
MLS # 40987907

Active Listing
Asking Price is $569,000

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: $549,000
  • Max List Price: $1,198,000
  • Active Listings: 4
  • 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

Want to sell your condo in THE ESSEX?
Please Contact Us for your complimentary condo value estimate.

Recent THE ESSEX Blog Posts

4 Reasons to Live in Downtown Oakland
Downtown Oakland is comprised of many pocket neighborhoods, so you’re sure to find the spot that feels right to you.    

1 LAKESIDE DR # 421 OAKLAND CA 94612
Status: ACTIVE   List Price: $1,198,000   2 Bedrooms   2 Baths   1349 Sq Ft   


Primary Photo for MLS#: 40998116MLS: 40998116

Fabulous, two bedroom, two full bathroom corner unit on the 4th floor, filled with light and with fabulous views extending almost 180 degrees from the Oakland City Centre skyline to Lake Merritt! Wonderful architecture, from the curving oversized glass windows in the living room providing sweeping views of Lake Merritt and the East Bay hills to the master bedroom with it's views from two sides of both the Oakland City skyline, the East Bay hills and Lake Merritt! Many upgrades, including hardwood floors, granite kitchen counter tops, stainless steel appliances and tiled bathroom floors, as well as a formal dining area, in unit laundry and a balcony to sit outside on! Community features include a resort like pool area with hot tub, a gym, conference rooms and a clubhouse that can be rented for parties! Close to all the amenities Oakland has to offer, and with a gated, two car tandem ...

Listing Courtesy of MARK PLAYSTED of COMPASS
1 LAKESIDE DR # 1711 OAKLAND CA 94612
Status: ACTIVE   List Price: $1,195,000   2 Bedrooms   2 Baths   1349 Sq Ft   


Primary Photo for MLS#: 40997187MLS: 40997187

Welcome to Essex Lake Merritt, one of the largest 2br/2ba unit located on the 17th floor with 180 degrees Front Lake views as well as rear city views. Most sought after floor plan with separate dining room, standing balcony, upgraded closet systems, Newer appliances, Wood Flooring in living room and carpet in bedrooms, in unit washer dryer, and 2 car tandem parking spaces. Enjoy on site pool, whirlpool, clubhouse, BBQ area, Wifi Lobby Lounge, Conference Room, Gym, Computer Room, with controlled access building and front desk attendant at your service, truly luxury living at its best at Lake Merritt. Walk to Oakland Chinatown, Downtown, Grand Lakes, Jack London Square, Lakeshore areas and BART. Must see.

Listing Courtesy of MASON MA of MASON MA, BROKER
1 LAKESIDE DR. # 206 OAKLAND CA 94612
Status: ACTIVE   List Price: $569,000   1 Bedroom   1 Bath   740 Sq Ft   


Primary Photo for MLS#: 40987907MLS: 40987907

Experience the award winning Essex building on Lake Merritt! This 1Bed/1Bath condo sits aside Lake Merritt and features upgraded floors and countertops. The award winning Essex complex features an outdoor pool, spa, clubhouse, gym, secure garage, and washer & dryer in unit. Walk across the street to experience Lake Merritt, and a few blocks away from  the 19th St. BART. Shared study on the 2nd floor, and the Pool/Clubhouse is only a few doors down the hall.

Listing Courtesy of PAUL KIM of LEGACY REAL ESTATE & ASSOC.
1 LAKESIDE DR # 210 OAKLAND CA 94612
Status: ACTIVE   List Price: $549,000   1 Bedroom   1 Bath   785 Sq Ft   


Primary Photo for MLS#: 40987221MLS: 40987221

Amazing list price! Live at The Essex on Lake Merritt, an architectural Award Winning Building on Lake Merritt. Updated end unit with lovely details, new stainless stove, new microwave & new refrigerator. This residence is an end/corner unit and a wonderful price to own a luxury condo at the Essex. 1 deeded gated garage parking, dual pane windows, in unit washer and dryer, new flooring, custom paint, pet friendly community (size and number of pet restrictions). Friendly community with 24 lobby attendant to secure your deliveries. The Essex amenities include: Heated pool, spa, clubhouse with ping pong table, gym, conference room, business center, on site manager, housekeeping and engineering for common areas. Access to music venues, amazing local restaurants, transportation, local farmers markets, library and so much more. Come see it for yourself!

Listing Courtesy of JANETTE LICATA of CORCORAN GLOBAL LIVING

Active THE ESSEX Condos for Sale

MLSAddressList Price Beds Baths Sq Ft
409981161 LAKESIDE DR # 421 $1,198,000 2 / 2 1349
409971871 LAKESIDE DR # 1711 $1,195,000 2 / 2 1349
409879071 LAKESIDE DR. # 206 $569,000 1 / 1 740
409872211 LAKESIDE DR # 210 $549,000 1 / 1 785

Pending: THE ESSEX Condos for Sale

MLSAddressList Price Beds Baths Sq Ft
409941571 LAKESIDE DRIVE # 817 $629,888 1 / 1 833

You Might Also Be Interested In...

Listing Locations


Recently Sold Condos in THE ESSEX

Over the last 180 days, 3 Condos have been reported as sold in THE ESSEX. Final sale price ranged from $496,000 up to $620,000 pending possible revisions. The median sale price was $535,000 with a median Price Per Square Foot of $774. With currently 4 active listings, the absorption rate for this community is approximately 8 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 # 1201 2022-04-25 $535,000 $828 1 / 1
1 LAKESIDE DR # 618 2022-04-18 $496,000 $774 0 / 1
1 LAKESIDE DR # 706 2022-01-21 $620,000 $743 1 / 1
1 LAKESIDE DR # 318 2021-12-10 $519,000 $810 1 / 1
1 LAKESIDE DR # 1206 2021-10-28 $525,000 $788 1 / 1
1 LAKESIDE DR # 906 2021-09-09 $799,000 $826 1 / 1
1 LAKESIDE DR # 1106 2021-08-05 $500,000 $751 1 / 1
1 LAKESIDE DRIVE # 421 2021-08-04 $1,252,000 $928 2 / 2
1 LAKESIDE DR # 713 2021-07-29 $675,000 $920 1 / 1
1 LAKESIDE DR # 1003 2021-07-16 $940,000 $871 2 / 2


Detailed Analysis of Recently Sold Condos in THE ESSEX

Logo for Fair Housing ActThe Fair Housing Act prohibits discrimination in housing based on color, race, religion, national origin, sex, familial status, or disability.

East Bay MLS Logo Bay East ©2022. CCAR ©2022. bridgeMLS ©2022. Information Deemed Reliable But Not Guaranteed. This information is being provided by the Bay East MLS, or CCAR MLS, or bridgeMLS. The listings presented here may or may not be listed by the Broker/Agent operating this website. This information is intended for the personal use of consumers and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. IDX MLS Logo

Information Deemed Reliable But Not Guaranteed. The information being provided is for consumer's personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. This information, including square footage, while not guaranteed, has been acquired from sources believed to be reliable.

Last Updated: 2022-06-24