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THE ESSEX Condos For Sale


Active Listing
Asking Price is $1,288,000
MLS # 40879779


Active Listing
Asking Price is $688,000
MLS # 40883920


Active Listing
Asking Price is $675,000
MLS # 40886102

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: $675,000
  • Max List Price: $1,288,000
  • Active Listings: 3
  • 1 Lakeside Drive
  • OAKLAND, CA 94612-4684
Area: LAKE MERRITT Condos
City: OAKLAND Condos
Category: Oakland High Rise Condos
    Community Features:
  • 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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MLS: 40879779

MLS # 40879779 : 1 LAKESIDE UNIT 907

Unit #: 907        Beds: 2 / Baths: 1
List Price: $1,288,000
Square Foot Total: 1096
List Price Per Sq Ft: $1,175
Listing Courtesy of Sean McArdle from Compass

More Photos: MLS: 40879779

MLS: 40883920

MLS # 40883920 : 1 LAKESIDE DR UNIT 1505

Unit #: 1505        Beds: 1 / Baths: 1
List Price: $688,000
Square Foot Total: 833
List Price Per Sq Ft: $826
Listing Courtesy of SARAH SCHISLER from KELLER WILLIAMS REALTY

More Photos: MLS: 40883920

MLS: 40886102

MLS # 40886102 : 1 LAKESIDE DRIVE UNIT 719

Unit #: 719        Beds: 1 / Baths: 1
List Price: $675,000
Square Foot Total: 835
List Price Per Sq Ft: $808
Listing Courtesy of Patrick Okubo from Re/Max Accord

More Photos: MLS: 40886102

Active THE ESSEX Condos for Sale

MLSAddressList Price Beds Baths Sq Ft
408797791 LAKESIDE Unit 907 $1,288,000 2 / 1 1096
408839201 LAKESIDE DR Unit 1505 $688,000 1 / 1 833
408861021 LAKESIDE DRIVE Unit 719 $675,000 1 / 1 835

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Recently Sold Condos in THE ESSEX

Over the last 90 days, 3 Condos have sold in THE ESSEX. Final sale price ranged from $710,000 up to $735,000 pending possible revisions. The median sale price was $722,000 with a median Price Per Square Foot of $802.

Address COE Date Sold Price $/SQFT Beds/Baths

1 LAKESIDE DR UNIT 806 2019-09-17 $722,000 $865 1 / 1
1 LAKESIDE DR UNIT 704 2019-08-23 $735,000 $802 1 / 1
1 LAKESIDE DR UNIT 304 2019-07-30 $710,000 $774 1 / 1
1 LAKESIDE DRIVE UNIT 511 2019-05-31 $760,000 $829 1 / 1
1 LAKESIDE DRIVE UNIT 511 2019-05-31 $760,000 $829 1 / 1
1 LAKESIDE DR UNIT 718 2019-05-03 $605,000 $944 1 / 1
1 LAKESIDE DR UNIT 911 2019-03-14 $1,373,000 $1,078 2 / 1
1 LAKESIDE DR UNIT 205 2019-01-22 $680,000 $716 1 / 1
1555 LAKESIDE DR UNIT 52 2019-01-02 $1,150,000 $798 3 / 2
1425 LAKESIDE DR UNIT 208 2018-12-28 $429,000 $559 1 / 1


Detailed Analysis of Recently Sold Condos in THE ESSEX

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Last Updated: 2019-10-19