2561 Booker St
Oakland, CA 94606

Ivy Hill

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  • Schools
    1 Elementary School
    1 Middle School
    1 High School
  • Crime
    Low crime relative to the rest of the area.
  • Commute
    70% of residents commute by car.
  • Shop & Eat
    180 Restaurants
    31 Groceries
    32 Nightlife


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- Housing type: apartment.
- Bedrooms: one bedroom.
- Baths: one bathroom.
- Locale: corner unit, top floor, up one flight of stairs.
- Orientation: windows face south, onto Booker St.
- Building type: mixed-use with commercial/retail uses on ground floor, so noises.
- Car parking: none on site, public street parking.
- Ceiling height: 9 feet approx.
- Flooring: hardwood planks, vinyl linoleum.
- Kitchen: refrigerator, electric stove and exhaust hood supplied.
- Windows: double paned glass, vinyl material.
- Laundry: none on site, but laundromat located around the corner.
- No pets such as animals, dogs, cats, birds, turtles, frogs, or snakes allowed.
- Unit size: approximately 450 square feet.
- Patio: closed, can't go onto balcony, but windows provide sunlight and air ventilation.
- Backyard: none.
- Living room 12' by 16'
- Bathroom 8' by 5'
- Kitchen 8' by 8'
- Bedroom 11' by 10'
- Closets (2): included above.

This apartment is on the second floor. Commercial/retail uses are on the lower floor, so noise disturbances may occur. Also, Park Blvd is a four lane thoroughfare with traffic noises from automobiles, buses, trucks... Oakland is an urban area with high density.

None on-site, but street parking available.

BART (Lake Merritt station) is about 20 blocks west, a 25 minute walk. AC Transit buses run along Park Blvd. Highways 580 and 880 are a short drive, situated east and west, respectively. Need "casual carpool" to San Francisco? That's near Lakeshore Ave and highway 580.

- $1609 plus $80 water/trash equals $1689 lease rate, plus tenant pays other utilities.
- Excellent credit history/score.
- Minimum $5,600 monthly income, verifiable.
- Refundable $1,900 security deposit, or more, dependent on history/credit.
- Pre-payment of eventual "last's months" rent is not required.
- Free applications, if you provide your credit report and paycheck stub.
- All utilities paid by tenants.
- Rental references needed. Will interview current/prior landlords.
- Tenant must purchase renter's insurance policy.
- Move-in costs: first month's rent plus security deposit.
- No prior evictions, pending evictions, or near-evictions situations.
- No lawsuits, arbitrations, settlements, or disputes with landlords or others.
- No pets such as animals, dogs, cats, birds, turtles, frogs, or snakes.
- For prior 3 months, show proof of timely rent payment (i.e. canceled checks).
- One year minimum lease duration. Premium rates for shorter terms.
- Financially ready to move? In your bank, you should have enough funds to cover security deposit, moving costs, utilities, and two months rent.
- No smoking indoors, please.
Not all applicants will qualify.
You should review your own financial situation, please.

The FICO company has the following categories:
580 to 669 Fair credit.
670 to 739 Good credit.
740 to 799 Very Good credit.
800 to 850 Exceptional credit.

Tenants pay all utilities. In addition to rental rate, $80 must be paid monthly to property owner for water and trash disposal (not including furniture, mattress, sofa, and bulky items which do not fit inside the trash cans). Separately, the electricity, gas, telephone, Internet, and cable TV companies will send those bills directly to you for payment.

Home Details for 2561 Booker St

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Property Information
Year Built
Year Built: 1920
Property Type / Style
Property Type: Apartment
Interior Features
Heating & Cooling
Cooling System: None
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Floors: Hardwood
Exterior Features
Parking & Garage
Parking: None

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What Locals Say about Ivy Hill

At least 24 Trulia users voted on each feature.
  • 92%
    There are sidewalks
  • 89%
    It's walkable to grocery stores
  • 87%
    It's dog friendly
  • 75%
    It's walkable to restaurants
  • 66%
    Streets are well-lit
  • 57%
    They plan to stay for at least 5 years
  • 53%
    People would walk alone at night
  • 49%
    Neighbors are friendly
  • 48%
    Car is needed
  • 43%
    There's holiday spirit
  • 42%
    It's quiet
  • 40%
    There's wildlife
  • 31%
    Yards are well-kept
  • 26%
    Kids play outside
  • 23%
    Parking is easy
  • 18%
    There are community events
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  • Trulia User
    "Easy to walk dogs but not a lot of dog parks to let dogs off leash. Easy neighborhood to find dog friendly apartments "
  • Trulia User
    "Quiet. Plenty of parking. Neighbors keep to themselves, yet are polite and friendly. Walkable w/ neighborhood amenities close stores, gas, bars and laundromats. "
  • Trulia User
    "It’s a great place to live and the weather is always nice, I’m happy everyday and I’lol be fine for the next 5 years"

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Homes for Rent Near 2561 Booker St

2561 Booker St, Oakland, CA 94606 is a 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, 450 sqft apartment built in 1920. 2561 Booker St is located in Ivy Hill, Oakland. This property is not currently available for sale.