For first time home buyers and young families seeking family-friendly neighborhoods, Richmond Annex is one area to surely keep on your radar. The Annex is centrally located near Berkeley, Albany and El Cerrito. Beautiful trees line the streets with charming little 2-3 bedroom bungalows, and it has a nice small town feel the way it sits separated from the rest of Richmond. San Pablo Avenue runs parallel to Richmond Annex, which offers quick, easy access to many popular restaurants and amenities. It’s also conveniently located to the freeway and BART, with a drive to SF taking only 25 minutes or to Oakland in 10 minutes.
Kwesi Roberts is a real estate professional based in Berkeley, CA. As a part of Coldwell Banker, the #1 top real estate brokerage in Northern California, he strives to offer personalized assistance for individuals looking to buy or sell their home in the East Bay.