$1,050,000956 54th St


956 54th St, Oakland, CA, 94608


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3 Bedrooms
2 Full Baths
2,000 SqFt
Schools Nearby
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Property Facts and Features

Home TypeSingle Family Residence

ParkingGarage, Garage Door Opener

Attached Garage1 space

Year Built1900

HeatingForced Air, Solar



MLS #41009207

Lot Size0.07 Acres


About 956 54th St, Oakland, CA, 94608

Elegant Victorian with modern touches offers a spacious, open floor plan with lots of natural light. The main level features 2 bedrooms, updated kitchen and bathroom, wood floors, high ceilings and a living/dining area with French doors leading to a deck and steps down to the backyard. The lower/street level has level-in access and features 1 bedroom, 1 bath, laundry, and a big family room with a separate entrance. Interior garage entry is accessed from the lower level. So many possibilities exist for a home office, yoga or art studio, additional sleeping or guest space. The sunny backyard is perfect for entertaining, lounging on the log swing, growing flowers and vegetables, or raising chickens. With fencing around the back and side yards, your children and dogs will have an enclosed place to play. A little barn made of reclaimed wood is the perfect place for chickens or your doggie's bed. 12 panel solar array -- panels are owned. New interior and exterior paint, new carpet on lower level and stairs, new upper bath tile, toilet, vanity cab. New lighting throughout. Centrally located, this home is close to BART, Emeryville and Temescal shopping and dining, Pixar, AC transit, and freeway access. Walk Score is 89 and Bike Score is 99! Open Sunday 9-25, 2-4PM.

Interior Features

  • Full Bathrooms:

  • Appliances:

    Gas Water Heater, Dryer, Washer
  • Flooring:

    Carpet, Tile, Wood
  • Fireplace:


Exterior Features

  • Garage:

    1 space
  • Attached Garage:

  • Parking:

    Garage, Garage Door Opener
  • Architectural Style:

  • Lot:

    Back Yard, Garden
  • Lot Size:

    0.07 Acres


  • Heating:

    Forced Air, Solar
  • Cooling:



  • Originating MLS:

  • MLS Number:

  • Directions:

    Between Gaskill and Lowell Cross Street: Lowell.
  • Listing Office:

    Red Oak Realty
  • Listing Agent:

    Sue Arendt
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Property History for 956 54th St, Oakland, CA, 94608

Sold icon Jun 04, 2010Home Sold
Sold icon Dec 21, 2009Home Sold
Sold icon Sep 27, 2006Home Sold

Tax History for 956 54th St, Oakland, CA, 94608


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What's it like to live at 956 54th St, Oakland, CA, 94608?

Schools Near 956 54th St, Oakland, CA, 94608

The school rating is a score out of 10, where 10 is the highest and 1 is the lowest. Outlined schools indicate they are assigned to this listing.



Malcolm X Elementary School Malcolm X Elementary School url

1731 Prince St0.97 mi

Public District KG-5


Hoover Elementary School Hoover Elementary School url

890 Brockhurst St1.08 mi

Public District KG-5


Emerson Elementary School Emerson Elementary School url

4803 Lawton Ave1.09 mi

Public District KG-5



Sankofa Academy Sankofa Academy url

581 61st St0.87 mi

Public District KG-8


Claremont Middle School Claremont Middle School url

5750 College Ave1.43 mi

Public District 6-8


North Oakland Community Charter North Oakland Community Charter url

1000 42nd St0.38 mi

Public Charter KG-8



Oakland Technical High School Oakland Technical High School url

4351 Broadway1.28 mi

Public District 9-12


Metwest High School Metwest High School url

1100 3rd Ave3.17 mi

Public District 9-12


Emery Secondary School Emery Secondary School url

915 54th St0.12 mi

Public District 9-12

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Living In Oakland, CA

What are the common housing types in Gaskill, Oakland?

In Gaskill, roughly 45% of dwellings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings and duplexes make up most of the remaining housing stock. This neighborhood has a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About two thirds of the population of this neighborhood rent their home while the rest are owners. Most of the houses available in the housing market in this part of the city were constructed pre-1960, when a large proportion of the housing growth happened.

What are the advantages of living in Gaskill, Oakland?

Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced ambience will enjoy Gaskill. This part of Oakland is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets are quite tranquil. Finally, although Gaskill does not contain any public green spaces, parks are especially well-situated in nearby neighborhoods, which makes them easy to get to.

Are essential services in Gaskill, Oakland convenient?

Both general and specialty grocery stores are ordinarily accessible within a very short walk from most houses for sale in Gaskill. Furthermore, there are a good number of options in close proximity for those who care about restaurants and cafes. A decent selection of clothing stores is also situated within a reasonably short walking distance. In terms of education, home buyers will find that no matter where their house is situated in Gaskill, both primary and secondary schools are close by.

How do Gaskill, Oakland residents get around?

Regardless of the medium of transportation, it is quite simple to get around in this part of Oakland. The public transit network in Gaskill is reasonably practical. The neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally just around the corner. It is also especially convenient for people walking to move around in Gaskill; most daily needs can be carried out without having to resort to a vehicle, and plenty of businesses are quite nearby. Gaskill is quite conducive to bicycling because the cycling infrastructure is well-developed.

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Frequently Asked Questions About 956 54th St, Oakland, CA, 94608

What is the listing price of this property?

The listing price of 956 54th St property is $1,050,000.

What type of property is this?

The property 956 54th St is a house located in Oakland, California, 94608.

Is this property for sale now?

Active Listing: 956 54th St is For Sale (Active/New) which means the seller is accepting offers.

What are the assigned schools for this property?

The assigned schools for 956 54th St are:
Sankofa Academy: GreatSchools Rating 1/10
Claremont Middle School: GreatSchools Rating 6/10
Oakland Technical High School: GreatSchools Rating 7/10
Metwest High School: GreatSchools Rating 5/10

What is the annual property tax for this property?

According to the records, the last property tax for 2021 is $10,469 (source: MLS/based on county public records data).

When was this property sold last time and for how much?

The last sale was on June 4, 2010 for $546,000. (source: MLS/tax record).

How many bedrooms and bathrooms does this property have?

The property at 956 54th St has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.

What is the square footage of this property?

The property 956 54th St is 2,000 SqFt (source: MLS/tax record).

Which year was this property built?

The year of construction for 956 54th St is 1900.
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Rocket HomesCaliforniaAlameda CountyOakland94608956 54th St

This home is located at 956 54th St in Oakland, CA and zip code 94608 in the Gaskill neighborhood. This 2,000 square foot home, which was built in 1900, sits on a 0.07 acre lot. Features: 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. It has been listed on Rocket Homes since September 21, 2022 and is currently priced at $1,050,000. The neighbors living near this home have an average income of $60,652.

The number of listings in Oakland, CA increased by 4.5% between July 2022 and August 2022. The median list price of listings available in August 2022 was $1,005,450, while the average time on the real estate market was 24 days. Oakland, CA housing market in August 2022 saw over 136 listings sold above listed price, more than 14 sold at listed price and over 36 sold below. Most Oakland, CA residents have annual incomes between $35k-100k. The most common type of family is single, no kids. Residents of this area typically have post secondary degree education.

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