Piedmont, California Real Estate and Community

The city of Piedmont is approximately 12 miles northeast of San Francisco, in the Oakland Hills near the city of Oakland. Piedmont's closeness to the large cities of San Francisco and Oakland allows the city to maintain a suburban feel while maintaining big city amenities.

Piedmont Real Estate

Piedmont, CA real estate includes houses with two, three or four bedrooms. There are a few homes for sale in Piedmont with six bedrooms. Piedmont properties with amenities such as solariums and spacious decks may cost more than one million dollars. The Piedmont real estate and homes come in a variety of features and additions and only an expert real estate agent can help home buyers find Piedmont homes that meet their needs. Those who purchase Piedmont real estate will find a variety of things to do outdoors and indoors in Piedmont, Oakland and San Francisco. Piedmont's five parks have amenities such as picnic areas, playgrounds, wooded paths and tennis courts. Piedmont residents can swim at the Piedmont Community Pool.

Piedmont Community

Some Oakland parks are close to real estate in Piedmont. The Morcom Rose Garden is about a mile from Piedmont. Visitors can admire a variety of roses while they stroll along paved paths.The Oakland Museum of California is three miles from some Piedmont homes for sale. Items related to California's history are on display here. Piedmont real estate is only three miles from Children's Fairyland. This storybook theme park has storybook characters, animals and children's rides. Piedmont real estate owners can attend planetarium shows at the Chabot Space & Science Center in Oakland.

A Piedmont real estate agent can provide new homeowners with information about stores in the Piedmont area. Mulberry's Market is in Piedmont. Safeway, Whole Foods and Trader Joe's are some of the grocery stores in Oakland. The Westfield San Francisco Centre and the Stonestown Galleria in San Francisco have department stores and a number of smaller stores.

Piedmont home buyers can easily attend college. The University of California campus in Berkeley is about five miles from Piedmont homes. Berkeley City College is a community college in Berkeley. Mills College and Laney College are in Oakland. The University of San Francisco campus is approximately 14 miles from Piedmont properties, too.

Piedmont residence have quick access to the surrounding cities as well as international travel. Those who have purchased Piedmont CA homes can easily take several Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District bus routes into Oakland. Piedmont home buyers who work in San Francisco can take buses from Piedmont to Bay Area Rapid Transit stations. BART trains will take commuters to San Francisco.Residents of Piedmont homes can easily travel around the state, the country and the world. Amtrak trains from Oakland go south to Los Angeles and north to Seattle. Flights from Oakland International Airport and San Francisco International Airport take passengers to major cities in the United States. Travelers can also fly to many international destinations from San Francisco International Airport.

Those interested in purchasing real estate in Piedmont can contact Kent Tarman and J. H. Tarman Co. Reatlors for more information today. Learn about the surrounding areas of Berkeley and Rockridge to find the neighborhood that is just right for you.

Kent P. Tarman
Kent P. Tarman
Broker / Realtor
1714 Franklin St. Suite 100 Oakland CA 94612