Walnut Creek Real Estate
Enjoying a rating by the respected San Francisco Chronicle as the East Bay leader for general amenities, Walnut Creek consistently drives trends and fashions for the entire county.
The Dean Lesher Regional Center for the Arts is a regional draw, featuring three performing art theaters with a total of 1,212 seats, as well as, the Bedford Art Gallery. The Broadway Plaza adds to the legacy of regional supremacy as a premier retail mecca for the East Bay. Within the context of wildlife museums and animal rehabilitation centers, the Lindsay Museum has earned a national reputation for its facilities and programs.
Among the treasures from the past is the Old Borges Ranch/Shell Ridge Open Space, offering a special living history program for students and other groups that provides hands-on ranching experience.
Boutiques, patio cafes, and some of the region’s most respected restaurants line the streets of Locust and Main. Among the major employers are highly visible healthcare systems such as the Kaiser Foundation, John Muir/Mt. Diablo Health Systems, and Permanente Medical Group.
Recreational facilities are equally impressive, from championship golf courses to the 101-acre Heather Farm Parks complex.
Walnut Creek Listings Summary
Walnut Creek - Town vs. County Stats
Avg Price in Walnut Creek: $1,264,000 / County Avg $1,218,800
Avg Sq. Ft. in Walnut Creek: 1,782 / County Avg 2,102
Avg Price per/sqft in Walnut Creek:$709 / County Avg $580
Avg Walkscore in Walnut Creek: 44 / County Avg 41
Avg Year Built in Walnut Creek: 1974 / County Avg 1980
Avg Days on Website in Walnut Creek: 19 / County Avg 22