2829 Forest Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705 | 40972791 | PMZ Real Estate

2829 Forest Ave $4,757,100


    2829 Forest Ave Berkeley, CA 94705

    SOLD 1/21/2022


    Market Estimate
    • 7 Beds
    • 6 Baths
    • 6,283 sq. ft.
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# 40972791
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    Property Details


    This First Bay Traditional architectural gem is located in the Elmwood District. Elegant and expansive at 6,283 SF, this 7 Bedroom (4 ensuite), 6 Bath brown shingle home impeccably combines original elegance with modern updates for today???s Buyer. The foyer leads to ideal first-floor entertaining spaces with an easy flow from room to room: large formal rooms - dining, living, library (each with fireplaces with hand-carved mantles), and plant-filled sunroom; updated eat-in kitchen with marble countertops, top-of-the-line appliances, butler???s pantry, and wet bar; plus an ensuite bedroom and laundry. Below this floor is an extensive basement. Upstairs are two more floors with updated ensuite bath/bedrooms (two of three with fireplaces), master with marble steam shower, and a third-floor in-law unit. Multiple outdoor decks with views of the bay and east hills, and a private fenced back yard with a fish-filled pond, stone hardscape and mature fruit/screening trees & two driveways + garage.

    • General Features
      • County Or Parish Alameda
      • Mlsarea Major Berkeley Map Area 10
      • New Construction Y/N false
      • Property Condition Existing
      • Property Sub Type Single Family Residence
      • Subdivision Name ELMWOOD
      • Special Listing Conditions Offer As Is
    • Building Features
      • Appliances Dishwasher, Disposal, Gas Range, Microwave, Free-Standing Range, Refrigerator, Dryer, Washer, Gas Water Heater, Tankless Water Heater
      • Architectural Style Brown Shingle, Craftsman, Custom, Traditional
      • Attached Garage Y/N true
      • Basement Crawl Space, Partial
      • Full Bathrooms 6
      • Bedrooms 7
      • Building Area Total 6283
      • Building Area Units Square Feet
      • Carport Y/N false
      • Half Bathrooms 0
      • Construction Materials Brick, Composition Shingles, Wood Shingles, Frame
      • Cooling No Air Conditioning
      • Covered Spaces 2
      • Electric Other Solar
      • Exterior Features Lighting, Backyard, Back Yard, Front Yard, Garden/Play, Side Yard, Entry Gate, Garden, Landscape Back, Low Maintenance, Private Entrance
      • Fencing Fenced, Back Yard, Wood
      • Fireplace Features Dining Room, Living Room, Stone, Wood Burning
      • Fireplace Y/N true
      • Fireplaces Total 5
      • Flooring Hardwood, Tile
      • Garage Spaces 2
      • Garage Y/N true
      • Foundation Details See Remarks
      • Heating Gravity, Zoned, Natural Gas, Radiant
      • Heating Y/N true
      • Interior Features Atrium, Formal Dining Room, In-Law Floorplan, Library, Office, Solarium, Storage, Stone Counters, Eat-in Kitchen, Kitchen Island, Pantry, Updated Kitchen, Wet Bar
      • Laundry Features Dryer,Gas Dryer Hookup,Laundry Room,Washer
      • Levels Three or More Stories
      • Living Area 6,283
      • Living Area Units Square Feet
      • Pool Features None
      • Pool Private Y/N false
      • Property Type Residential
      • Roof Shingle, Composition
      • Room Kitchen Features Counter - Stone,Dishwasher,Eat In Kitchen,Garbage Disposal,Gas Range/Cooktop,Island,Microwave,Pantry,Range/Oven Free Standing,Refrigerator,Updated Kitchen,Wet Bar
      • Room s Total 22
      • Sewer Public Sewer
      • Utilities All Public Utilities,Cable Available,Cable Connected,Internet Available,Natural Gas Available,Natural Gas Connected
      • Window Features Bay Window(s)
      • Year Built 1906
    • Property Features
      • Parking Features Attached, Garage, Off Street, Parking Lot, Side Yard Access, Workshop in Garage, Garage Door Opener
      • Parking Total 5
      • Lot Size Area 0.32
      • Lot Size Square Feet 13775
      • Lot Size Units Acres
      • View Bay, Hills, Other
      • View Y/N true
      • Water Source Sump Pump, Public
      • Waterfront Features Pond
      • Lot Features Premium Lot,Front Yard,Landscape Back,Landscape Front,Private
      • Lot Size Acres 0.32
    • Schools
      • High School District Berkeley (510) 644-6150


    94705 (Berkeley) Demographics

    43 Median Age
    4,093 Population Density (per sq. mile)
    86% College Educated
    $125,104 Estimated Median Income
    3,290 Estimated Total Home Owners
    2,497 Estimated Total Renters
    57% / 43% Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
    2 Estimated Average Household Size
    13,527 Total Population
    Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.

    Market Last 30 Days In This Postal Code

    $2,941,500 Median Sales Price
    4 Homes Sold
    7 New On Market

    Average Days on Site

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        Property History

        Date Event Price Percent Change
        -- New in Database Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $0 -100%
        1/21/2022 12:00:00 AM Sold Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $4,757,100
        12/12/2021 4:45:31 PM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: Pending
        11/9/2021 1:09:00 AM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: Active

        Note: All room dimensions, including square footage data, are approximate and must be verified by the buyer. The information contained herein is furnished by the owner to the best of his/her knowledge but is subject to verification by the purchaser, and agent assumes no responsibility for the correctness thereof. The sale offering is made subject to errors, omissions, change of price, prior sale, or withdrawal without notice. In accordance with the Law, this property is offered without respect to race, color, creed, national origin, sex, familial status or disability. This is not intended to solicit property currently listed.