a luxury property presented by josh dickinson
1026 ventura ave, albany sold for $2,029,000


Beds: 5
Baths: 4
Square Feet: 2104
Lot Square Feet: 3710

Stunning 5BR, 4BA Albany Craftsman, renovated with the latest in technology, comfort and luxury. The living room inspires a sense of history and calmness with its original fireplace, beautiful hardwood floors, and large picture window looking out front onto the mature maple tree. Once inside, the open floor plan beckons with the kitchen and dining area set up for entertaining and family dinners. The large kitchen gleams with stainless steel Viking appliances, quartz countertops and custom cabinetry with a peninsula for bar top seating. The first floor also includes a total of three bedrooms and two bathrooms, with the rear of the house situated perfectly for a guest or au pair suite. The primary bedroom upstairs features an ensuite bathroom, spacious walk-in closet and views of San Francisco Bay. The fifth bedroom is upstairs with its own bathroom, and could also function as a home office with tranquil views of the Berkeley Hills. The garage has been converted to a wonderful bonus space which could serve as a family room, game room or home office. The home also features the following tech upgrades: Nest thermostat, Ring doorbell, and hook-up for electric car charging. The location is top notch with the following reachable within ½ mile: Monterey Market, Solano Avenue, Transbay H bus and highly regarded Albany schools. 


Floor Plan


Albany is a small city of 19,804 residents. Surrounded by the San Francisco Bay to the west, the Berkeley Hills to the East, and the adjacent communities of Berkeley, El Cerrito, Kensington, and Richmond. Albany's square miles offer ascinating diversity within a small town community.

Albany prides itself on being a safe, community-oriented city, with strong services and programs for youth, families and the elderly. It's small town character is exemplified by its "Main Street" Solano Avenue, a pedestrian friendly business district composed primarily of small "mom and pop" shops, and home to some of the Bay Area's best restaurants. Albany's public schools have an outstanding reputation with student test scores at the elementary, middle and high school levels among the highest in the state.

Useful Links:
City of Albany Homepage
Albany Unified School District
Albany Community Events Calendar
Solano Avenue Association