Do you want to be a house hacker in Oakland and buy a multi-family property to live in one unit and rent the others to pay for your expenses? Or do you need a vacant Oakland property for a 1031 exchange?
These Oakland Multi-family properties are in neighborhoods that most likely qualify for the First Republic Eagle Community Home Loan as long as one unit is owner occupied.
When you look at Zillow or Redfin, you may not know if a property is fully occupied with tenants or vacant.
I have hand-picked 3 Oakland multi-family properties — including duplexes and properties with 2 homes on 1 lot — to bring your house hacking goal to life. Get in touch for more information and to tour the properties while these are still available.
As you can see in the video below, I have owned a duplex in Oakland for years and can help you navigate reviewing the disclosures and everything else to help you choose the right property for you.
1) North Oakland 2 Homes on 1 Lot Near Children’s Hospital, BART and Freeway
Perfect for multi-generation living, a community, or whatever else you might imagine, I know this property well and would love to help you explore if these 2 huge houses on 1 lot might be the perfect house hack for you:
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2) Huge North Oakland Duplex with Up / Down Units
Just down the street from the 42nd Street property, this Lusk St duplex has room to live and grow with a spectacularly huge driveway and garage. Let’s tour this and the other property together – in the perfect location to commute or live / work in Oakland.
4139 Lusk St, Oakland, CA 94608 (MLS # 41011556)(all data current as of 3/31/2023)
|Home size||3,092 sqft|
|Lot Size||7,841 sqft|
|Days on Market||77|
Gorgeous Victorian Duplex Perfect for Owner/Investors! Location!! Blocks from Temescal & BART! Two 3 bedroom/1.5 bath units of 1500+ square feet each plus huge bonus finished & unfinished attic(not included in sq ft). Upper unit is vacant, updated and ready for a new owner occupant. Lower unit is tenant occupied at market rent. Upper unit features extra high ceilings, attractive wood flooring in the living room, hall and kitchen, and a huge eat-in kitchen with classic white cabinets, stainless steel appliances and stone counters. The living room has oversized windows and custom shutters for abundant light with modern lighting and fresh paint throughout. The 3 bedrooms are all well-sized, with an ensuite half bath, full bath & laundry room. The attic has two finished rooms for primary bedroom, office or play space, plus a large bonus undeveloped space for future potential. The downstairs tenant occupied unit is the same layout with updated finishes. Two car garage for parking, storage or potential ADU. Extra long driveway for your sprinter van, boat or airstream. Ample yard for relaxing, entertaining, urban gardening. potential! Attractive wrought iron fencing and gates for security.This property was enlarged & remodeled in 2001, adding the first floor, more updates recently made.
Property Type(s): Single Family
|Year Built||n/a||Community||Oakland Zip Code 94608|
|Lot||7841 sq ft||Area||Oakland Zip Code 94608|
|Parking||Garage Door Opener, Detached, Off Street||Utilities||All Public Utilities, Cable Available, Natural Gas Connected, Individual Electric Meter, Individual Gas Meter|
|View Description||City Lights, Downtown|
|Air||No Air Conditioning|
|Appliances||Dryer, Gas Water Heater, Washer|
|Exterior||Entry Gate, Front Yard, Landscape Front, Landscape Misc, Low Maintenance, Side Yard|
|Interior||Tub w/Shower Over, Updated Kitchen|
|Lot Description||Corner lot, Level, Premium Lot|
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3) Northgate Near Uptown – Beautiful Duplex With Motivated Sellers
So close to Uptown in the Northgate Waverly area of Oakland (near my favorite self-car wash, Target, and Whole Foods) – let’s check out this property and the possibilities.
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