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Ranked 1st best neighborhood in San Leandro

"Great Views, Nice Homes"

- StBloomSF
One of the few San Leandro neighborhoods to the east of Highway 580, Bay-O-Vista is nestled up against Chabot Park and not too far from Chabot Lake. This hilly neighborhood offers some pretty nice vie...
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Ranked 2nd best neighborhood in San Leandro

"Beautiful Older Homes Here"

- StBloomSF
Like Broadmoor and Sheffield Village, you will find quite a few attractive older homes here in Estudillo Estates. Architecture buffs should definitely take a little walk down Estudillo Avenue. There...
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Ranked 3rd best neighborhood in San Leandro

"Quiant Old Neighborhood"

- StBloomSF
I had a friend from college who lived in this neighborhood for a while. I always thought this place felt a lot like Berkeley because of the nice bungalow style homes and quiet streets. It is one of t...
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Ranked 4th best neighborhood in San Leandro

"Nice Neighborhood But Not for Families"

- StBloomSF
Like much of San Leandro, Old San Leandro is made up of…well…older homes. Given the name of the neighborhood, I guess the surprise would be if it were not made up of older homes. Though single f...
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Ranked 5th best neighborhood in San Leandro

"Relaxing parks and fun too"

- TamanduaGirl
The best part is the pool which is really small water park, with water slides and kids play area and lap pool. This is a great area with several parks. It’s at Washington Manor park which is a nice bi...
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Marina Faire

3.5/5
Ranked 6th best neighborhood in San Leandro

"Great views of the Bay and plenty of cherries!"

- irkwood99
Marina Faire is a neighborhood located on the San Fran Bay in the city of San Leandro. There are plenty of great things to do both in San Leandro and the Marina Faire neighborhood. One of the most exc...
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Ranked 7th best neighborhood in San Leandro

"Great Houses, Full of life."

- RST
About Hollister court one word superb. its entirely amazing, has all the qualities of a great street. Fun events happen every now and then. Lively people. Peaceful and quiet as well. Traffic is not th...
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Ranked 8th best neighborhood in San Leandro

"Good for Commuters"

- StBloomSF
Unlike Davis Tract West which is mostly a commercial area for businesses, Davis Tract East is just about all residential, consisting largely of 1940’s era Ranch homes, apartment buildings and some new...
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Ranked 9th best neighborhood in San Leandro

"Nice Tudors but Too Close to Oakland Crime"

- StBloomSF
Farrelly Pond District is one of those flat, older San Leandro neighbhorhoods. The Ranch homes here are of the smaller older variety dating from the 40’s (nearly half the homes here date to this peri...
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Ranked 10th best neighborhood in San Leandro

"Essential Shopping area"

- Shinebox
I come here almost every weekend. Like most Americans, I am addicted to Costco. However, there is a walmart and Home depot across the street. It's not a super walmart. They stop short of selling f...
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Ranked 11th best neighborhood in San Leandro

"Golf Carts, Yachts and Poor Schools"

- StBloomSF
The definite highlight of Mulford Gardens, is the San Leandro Marina on its western end. The marina has almost 500 berths, a couple of yacht clubs, some restaurants and a hotel. There is also what I h...
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Ranked 12th best neighborhood in San Leandro

"Poor Schools and Nearby Crime Ruin Otherwise Good Neighborho..."

- StBloomSF
Just to the north of the Bayfair BART station and to the west of Carrington College, Lower Bal is a patchwork of apartments, Ranch homes and newer homes. The BART station actually makes this an ideal...
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Ranked 13th best neighborhood in San Leandro

"Good Spot For Commuters, Not Families"

- StBloomSF
Floresta Gardens-Bradrick is probably the southern most neighborhood of San Leandro. It is a fairly typical San Leandro neighborhood. In the residential sections of this neighborhood it is pretty much...
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Unranked Neighborhoods

"Great Neighborhood for Older Working Couples"

- StBloomSF
Nestled right up against Highway 580, Assumption Parish is a nice older neighborhood with lots of older homes and quiet tree lined streets. It is the kind of neighborhood that has a nice open field wi...
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Bonaire

2.5/5

"Would Be Commuter Friendly with Better Schools"

- StBloomSF
Bonaire is another one of those San Leandro neighborhoods with Ranch homes dating from the late 1940’s. Homes here are in various ranges of upkeep from moderate to good—you will get one house that ha...
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"Tractors, Stone and Steel Workers"

- StBloomSF
Central San Leandro is one of those industrialized neighborhoods where you find yards filled with heavy equipment and the kind of construction related businesses that don’t make for a very attractive...
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Downtown

3.5/5

"Dive Bars, Supermarkets and Boxy Apartments"

- StBloomSF
Downtown San Leandro might not look exactly like you might expect a place called “downtown”. It is fairly residential for a “downtown” area. Like most downtowns, this one too does have a number of r...
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"Nice Homogenous Homes--No Wind Turbines Yet"

- StBloomSF
Heron Bay in the south west corner of San Leandro is a mostly undeveloped area pushed up against the Bay. On its eastern end, however, it does have housing and a very active home owners association t...
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"Honda, Homes and Iron Works"

- StBloomSF
Stretching between the Nimitz Freeway and the San Leandro Blvd., the Laua Manor neighborhood is a mostly residential neighborhood made up of older, fairly well-kept Ranch homes. These are not the larg...
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"Too Dangerous for My Taste"

- StBloomSF
Nestled up against Highway 580, Upper Bal is a pretty typical San Leandro neighborhood in terms of appearance. The homes here date from WWII and shortly thereafter--which means, of course, that these...
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