Sold $640,000 (List Price: $598,000) - Condominium
Located in the Franklin 88 building on the corner of Franklin and 9th in Oakland’s vibrant Downtown and Chinatown districts, 989 Franklin, Suite 508 is a light-filled 2BD/2BA, 976 sq ft condo with an open floor plan and visual interest created by angled interior walls. The open living room is lit by sliding glass doors onto a private balcony overlooking a beautifully landscaped interior courtyard – an ideal spot for morning coffee, afternoon snacks, or evening drinks. The efficient modern kitchen is open to the living room and the adjacent dining area and features stone countertops, ample cabinets, and new stainless steel appliances. Designed for privacy, the home offers an en suite bedroom on either side of the open common area – each with large windows, walk-in closets, and generous modern baths with shower over tub and stone-topped vanities. Additional conveniences include a laundry area with stacking washer and dryer and two large closets for storage. With a tranquil ambience provided by the rooftop deck and verdant garden courtyard, the home is also convenient and practical, located in a secure elevator building that includes shared garage parking, bike racks, and utilities included in the monthly HOA fees.
Located between Downtown Oakland and Lake Merritt, the Chinatown neighborhood is a bustling community perfect for people on the move with its Walkscore of 100(!), transit score of 88, and bike score of 86. The home is near the best of Oakland including the Pacific Renaissance Plaza, Old Town Oakland, Jack London Square, and a host of seafood and produce markets, restaurants, cafes, and bakeries.