Walnut Creek Real Estate

    The basics: Walnut Creek is quickly becoming a destination in the bay area with an incredible restaurant scene, vibrant arts community, proximity to BART and great shopping. Surrounding it’s urban core are established neighborhoods and miles of scenic trails. Walnut Creek homes for sale average in the mid $800,000s.

    History: With the coming of American settlers following the Mexican-American War, a small settlement called “The Corners” emerged, named because it was the place where roads from Pacheco and Lafayette met (currently the corner of Mt Diablo Blvd and North Main Street). Two decades later, the community changed its name from The Corners to Walnut Creek.

    What it’s known for: This community is expanding and becoming a more active and exciting every year. It’s a great place to raise a family.

    Fun Fact: The Lesher Center for the Arts is the heart of city’s arts community. Prior to being built in 1990, performance groups worked out of an old nut factory commonly referred to as “the nut house”. CLICK HERE to learn more.

    Want to live here? Expect to pay in the $800,000 range for a starter home here. Higher priced homes can be found in the Northgate and South areas. Condos and luxury condos, can be found downtown and are a great option for people wanting to live close to restaurants, transportation, nightlife and culture.

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