El Cerrito Homes for Sale and Real Estate

Area Description

Excellent city services, an active community center, live theatre, neighborhood parks, and the East Bay Regional Park District with miles of hiking, cycling, and horseback riding all contribute to El Cerrito’s charm. Uninterrupted views of San Francisco and the Golden Gate Bridge are common features in many homes here.

Area Highlights

The Neighbors

Well educated, easy going


Strong and active growing market


Outdoorsy, arty, healthy, friendly

You'll Love

The views of the Bay, the Community Center and Pool, the schools, and all the great parks including the Point Isabel off-leash dog park and the Bay Trail

Perfect For

Shopping, recreation, commuters, more affordability compared to Berkeley

Around the Area

El Cerrito provides endless real estate opportunities for interested buyers. Bountiful parks, low traffic, breathtaking views, and endless neighborhood amenities ensure an unparalleled living experience.

The El Cerrito Plaza offers Trader Joe’s, Barnes and Noble, and the popular Tuesday and Saturday Farmers’ Markets. San Pablo Avenue dissects El Cerrito, creating easy access to an endless selection of professional services, vendors, and a wide array of restaurants, independent grocers (including the widely popular El Cerrito Natural Grocery Company), and live events.

El Cerrito is served by two BART stations, direct bus lines to downtown Oakland and San Francisco, and has easy access to I-80, making it an excellent commuter city. With a wide range of real estate options, quiet streets, and a friendly feel, El Cerrito offers excellent real estate opportunities for home buyers.


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