You may want to give us more information or speak with a local realtor.
There are approx. 67 condo/townhomes for sale in our Board (Alameda & Contra Costa Counties)
I have checked the Newark area for bank owned homes and I could not find anything near the Newark Lake, even under $550,000.
If you find one for around $350,000 you should ... more
Steve is very correct on court house auctions.