1 bed, 850 sqft, $2,195
311 Lester Ave
Oakland, CA 94606

Cleveland Heights

Local Information

  • Map View
    Explore the area around 311 Lester Ave.
  • Street View
    Take a virtual walk around the neighborhood.
  • Schools
    1 Elementary School
    1 Middle School
    1 High School
  • Crime
    Learn about crime in this area.
  • Commute
    70% of residents commute by car.
  • Shop & Eat
    478 Restaurants
    99 Groceries
    146 Nightlife


Sleek, Remodeled, 1 bd Top Floor Apartment with High End Finishes -
Advertised Rent reflects a Move in Special of $2,400 if tenant moves in 6/1/2021 or earlier. Lease price will be $200 higher than the advertised price.

This meticulously remodeled and tastefully appointed 1 bedroom apartment in the Cleveland Heights neighborhood has it all. It is part of a 12-unit apartment building and it has been rebuilt from the studs. In-unit amenities include high-end stainless steel kitchen appliances and luxury finishes throughout from the quartz sink and chefs faucet to the individual bedroom heaters. All new dual pane windows and the intimate courtyard layout contribute to the serene living environment at the Lester Court Apartments. The spacious apartment is on the top floor, has a private balcony and is flooded with plenty of natural light throughout the day.

311 Lester is located in the attractive Cleveland Heights neighborhood on the eastern shore of Lake Merritt and is surrounded by some of Oakland's most vibrant neighborhoods. The nearby Grand Lake Saturday Farmers Market is widely acclaimed as the best farmers' market in the East Bay. With a walkscore of 90, this apartment building is close to downtown Oakland, Lake Merritt, Lakeshore Avenue and the Grand Lake district. Whole Foods, Lucky's, Trader Joes and a number of award winning restaurants are a short walk away.

* 850 square feet.
* Hardwood Type floors
* Remodeled gourmet kitchen with luxury quartz countertops and stainless steel appliances (dishwasher, refrigerator, electric range and microwave oven)
* New bathroom with marble shower
* LED lighting throughout
* Parking Available (see details below)
* Pets allowed (Breed restrictions apply, see details below)
* Professionally managed building with online payments
* Double Paned Windows
* Available Now

* Pets: $75 added to the base rent per pet.
* Garbage, Recycling, Water & Common Area Electric is a flat monthly fee of $95 paid in addition to the base rent.
* Off Street CarPort Parking Available: $125 per month.
* Smoking is not permitted anywhere in the unit or on the premises.
* Lease duration: 12 months.
* Must meet credit and income requirements.

The City of Oakland requires that rental housing providers display this notice.

Details for 1 bed, 850 sqft, $2,195

Days on Market
Days on Market: 25 Days on Trulia
Property Information
Property Type / Style
Property Type: Apartment
Interior Features
Appliances & Utilities
Laundry Facilities
Exterior Features
Exterior Home Features
Parking & Garage
Parking: None
Cats, dogs allowed

1 bed, 850 sqft, $2,195 Floor Plans & Pricing

1 Bedroom (1 Floorplan, 1 Unit)

850 sqft
1bd1ba850 sqft$2,195
Available Soon
Prices and availability are subject to change without notice.

Apartment Communities

New Rentals Nearby


TIP:Try to keep your rent within a third of your gross household income. Learn why in our Renter's Guide.
For this property
$79,020 PER YEAR
is the suggested income
Win over prospective landlords with your smart budgeting. As a good rule of thumb, ideally you would have at least three times your monthly rent in combined household income.

Neighborhood Overview

Neighborhood stats provided by third party data sources.

What Locals Say about Cleveland Heights

At least 53 Trulia users voted on each feature.
  • 93%
    It's walkable to grocery stores
  • 93%
    There are sidewalks
  • 91%
    It's dog friendly
  • 89%
    It's walkable to restaurants
  • 70%
    People would walk alone at night
  • 53%
    Streets are well-lit
  • 52%
    Neighbors are friendly
  • 49%
    Car is needed
  • 49%
    There's holiday spirit
  • 41%
    Yards are well-kept
  • 41%
    Parking is easy
  • 40%
    There are community events
  • 40%
    They plan to stay for at least 5 years
  • 38%
    There's wildlife
  • 36%
    It's quiet
  • 34%
    Kids play outside
Learn more about our methodology.
  • Trulia User
    "It is a very quiet, neighborly place. I feel very safe walking my dogs at night and everyone always says hello when passing by."
  • Trulia User
    "Not much from the neighbors themselves, but lots going on around the lake that’s accessible from here. "
  • Trulia User
    "Great for dog walks but hard to have off leash! The traffic varies, off the main streets is much safer than along lake shore etc "
  • Trulia User
    "There are multiple parks available in addition to walking by the lake. Lots of other dog owners around."
  • Trulia User
    "It has got crowded here over the last few years - traffic is worse, parking is impossible - especially evenings around the neighborhood."
  • Trulia User
    "this area is great for families with young kids. lot's of good parks to go hang out at. This is not a super trendy area area, there are a few things to do, but if you want fancy food, you'll have to leave the neighborhood to get it. "
  • Trulia User
    "It is very close to the freeway, which means you can hear it too. There are a few bus stops including the transbay bus nearby. "
  • Trulia User
    "Like! It’s by the lake with lots of other friendly dogs. People run around the lake with their dogs. Very dog friendly neighborhood. "
  • Trulia User
    "Super cute neighborhood with apartments and houses. Grocery shopping, coffee shops, and restaurants all within walking distance. "
  • Trulia User
    "Great access to the transbay bus and NL bus that goes to 19th Street BART, but a 30+ minute walk to either Lake Merritt or 19th Street BART."
  • Trulia User
    "Short bike ride or catch AC Tranit to downtown Oakland (~15 minutes). Sometimes take Bart from there to the city (another 15-20 minutes)."
  • Trulia User
    "It feels like I’m out of the city at night which I like because it’s quiet and I wish I wasn’t living in the city at all "
  • Trulia User
    "I have lived here 13 years. I have seen it change so much in recent years. It is getting crowded, but it is still a luxury to be close to all the happenings of Oakland and a stone’s throw from the lake. It has been good to me, this ‘hood!"
  • Trulia User
    "It’s close to Lake Merritt, which is an oasis in the city of Oakland! Love Oakland. Love the neighborhood."
  • Trulia User
    "I live in this neighborhood. It's a wonderful area, in walking distance of restaurants, shops, and the beautiful Lake Merritt."

Local Legal Protections

LGBT • Housing Voucher • Source of Income
LGBT Legal Protections updated by Movement Advancement Project
1 bed, 850 sqft, $2,195 is located at 311 Lester Ave, Oakland, CA. 1 bed, 850 sqft, $2,195 offers 1 bed, 1 bath 850 sqft sqftunits. 1 bed, 850 sqft, $2,195 is located in Cleveland Heights, Oakland. There are 1 units available for rent starting at $2,195/month.