El Cerrito Real Estate
El Cerrito California is located
slightly to the east of Berkeley along interstate
80. It is composed of around 25,000 residents
of mainly professional people. The name “El
Cerrito” translates to “little hill”
in Spanish named for its rolling hills with
fantastic San Francisco Bay Views. When it comes to Bay Area Real Estate, this is a great place to live. (Don't forget to check out these fine neighboring cities. Berkeley Real Estate, Albany Real Estate, Richmond Real Estate, El Sobrante Real Estate.
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has a very moderate climate like much of the
Bay Area. It
is difficult to beat the weather here with the
sun shining for most of the year. Many prefer
El Cerrito for the commuter location and excellent
public transportation with direct access to
the El Cerrito BART station, easy access to
interstate 80 and 580 along with AC Transit
service throughout the Bay Area. There is also
a direct line to San Francisco for those who
prefer to get to work without the stress of
battling the morning traffic. Those you like
to commute using the car have the option to
pick up carpoolers who line up at several stops
close by to take advantage of using the carpool
lane and avoiding the bridge toll. El Cerrito
is a widely diverse local community with just
about every ethnicity residing there. There
are nearly 7000 restaurants in El Cerrito and
just about every type of cuisine known to the
El Cerrito has immaculate
hills that wind up its twisted narrow streets.
There are several million-dollar homes there
surrounded by plush and serene surroundings.
Many of the homes in the hills offer breath-taking
views of the Golden Gate Bridge and the San
Francisco Bay. El Cerrito is very close to the
Bay Meadows Race Track with many residents flocking
here to watch the horse races.
El Cerrito is
also known for being home to the Bay Area Bands
Metallica and Creedence Clearwater Revival.
El Cerrito is a very quiet community with little
crime, great public transportation and fantastic
views. It has been rated by CNN money as one
of the best places to retire in California.
El Cerrito Plaza is home to many shops, restaurants,
stores and transportation. It is very convenient
to get around town and go shopping for just
about anything. Contact us today to help with
your real estate transactions or property consulting.
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