Orinda Real Estate Bay Area Real Estate Image  
 
 
~ BAY AREA CITIES ~
  Alameda Real Estate  
  Albany Real Estate  
  Berkeley Real Estate  
  Castro Valley Real Estate  
  Concord Real Estate  
  El Cerrito Real Estate  
  El Sobrante Real Estate  
  Emeryville Real Estate  
  Hayward Real Estate  
  Hercules Real Estate  
  Lafayette Real Estate  
  Oakland Real Estate  
  Orinda Real Estate  
  Piedmont Real Estate  
  Pinole Real Estate  
  Pleasant Hill Real Estate  
  Richmond Real Estate  
  Rodeo Real Estate  
  San Leandro Real Estate  
  San Lorenzo Real Estate  
  Union City Real Estate  
  Walnut Creek Real Estate  
remax baloon
 
 

Orinda Real Estate



Orinda is a very quiet, affluent community with many wealthy professionals making up the local community. It is located just east of the Caldecott tunnel from the Oakland and Berkeley hills and is part of the “Lamorinda” sector with its immediate neighbors being Lafayette and Moraga. Orinda is a very desirable place to live because of its warm weather, pristine surroundings and excellent public school system. This is one of the elite cities to live in when it comes to Bay Area Real Estate. The "Lamorinda" area is very quiet and desirable and is home to some of the nicest properties in Contra Costa County. (Don't forget to visit these fine neighboring cities. Lafayette Real Estate, Walnut Creek Real Estate, Oakland Real Estate, El Sobrante Real Estate.)

If you are considering selling your Orinda property, click here to look at options and get a FREE market analysis with no obligation.

Bay Area Real Estate

Orinda public schools are ranked in the top four percentile in the State of California. Orinda has four elementary schools, one junior high school (OIS) and one high school (Miramonte). The population in Orinda is around 20,000 residents with an extremely high percentile of highly educated people. Many of Orinda’s homes are in the multi-million dollar range with sweeping views of the hills and lush grounds. The area is heavily wooded and offers a natural environment with larger homes for excellent peace and quiet along with a private surrounding. Orinda is great for professionals who commute with a direct BART line (Orinda Bart Station) and easy access to highways 24 and 680. The commute to San Francisco is only around twenty minutes from Orinda making this a favorite place to reside for many attorneys and corporate professionals working in the city.

The city of Orinda got its name from the famous Katherine Fowler Phillips who was known to the local community as “matchless Orinda”. In the late 1800’s, a local family named their land “Land Orinda Park” after the famous associate. Orinda started to really become popular in 1937 after the Caldecott tunnel was finished and opened. The Orinda village had been in existence since the 1920’s and was popular with the local audience but really gained attraction once the city of Orinda started growing.

There are many activities in or close by Orinda. The San Pablo Dam Reservoir is very close by with activities such as boating, fishing, hiking or just enjoying nature. Tilden Park is very close and offers a wide variety of activities such as hiking, bicycle riding or playing golf. There is an active farmers market that runs May through September offering fresh produce and other items. Orinda is also home to the Bruns Memorial Amphitheatre where the annual Shakespeare festival is held running June through October. The Orinda Film Festival is home to some of the finest Indy films and during the summer months there are free concerts every Saturday evening starting at 6:30 PM. Orinda is a fantastic place to spend time for many reasons and it’s not hard to conclude why many call Orinda home. Contact us today to help with your real estate transactions or property consulting.


Orinda Real Estate Listings

Click here to search for Orinda property listings

Bay Area MLS Listings

Orinda homes for sale

Orinda lots and land for sale

Click here to view Orinda via satellite

Google
 
 


Orinda California Resources and Information


· Official City of Orinda Website
o Street map from Google Maps or Yahoo! Maps
o Topographic map from TopoZone
o Aerial image or topographic map from TerraServer-USA
o Satellite image from Google Maps
o Orinda Chamber of Commerce
o Orinda City Data

Orinda Local News

Orinda Parks and Recreation
Orinda Telephone Directories
Orinda Weather
Orinda Union School District



Warm regards,

Team Enterprise
Matt Larsen & Richard Buijs
RE/MAX ACCORD
Your Bay Area Professionals!

Specializing In Bay Area Real Estate

(888) 490-4686 fax
info@teamenterprise.com
    Matt direct (510) 415.2458
Richard direct (510) 847.3924

877-510-3948 toll free

Learning from the past, Working in the present, Planning for the future!

Call Team Enterprise 1st! We'll Open Doors For You!
 
 
Privacy Policy  |  Real Estate Resources  |  Site  Disclaimer  |  Site Map   © Team Enterprise Inc. Orinda Real Estate |All Rights Reserved.