Lafayette CA City Guide and Video
The Beauty and Charm of Lafayette, California
Lafayette, CA is the extraordinary community that has been our home for over 20 years. We have watched it grow from a sleepy little town with an understated downtown, to a sophisticated suburb with one of the most tastefully designed commercial and cultural town centers in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Baywood Lafayette CA Real Estate Video
A Spectacular Gated Community in Lafayette, CA
Baywood is tucked into Lafayette, California’s beautiful Reliez Valley, and it is surrounded by the dramatic, oak-studded rolling hills of Briones Regional Park’s thousands of acres of dedicated open space. It’s unsurpassed beauty and proximity to an abundance of outdoor recreational activities is unique to the area.
Most “family friendly” Neighborhoods in Lafayette
Situated in the southeast quadrant of town, it is comprised of numerous tree-lines streets and predominantly California ranch-style homes. Sidewalks and bike lanes provide the ready ability to travel by foot or bike throughout the mostly level valley floor.
Downtown “Trail Neighborhood”
A Well-recognized Area of Lafayette
The “Trail Neighborhood” has emerged as a well-recognized area of Lafayette over the last several years – concurrent with the metamorphous that has taken place with our downtown. Once a sleepy, understated downtown that really belied the socio-economic complexion of the city, central Lafayette has emerged as a beautiful area that blends cultural resources with commerce.
Centrally Located in Lafayette
Happy Valley extends northwest from the town’s vibrant downtown, with it’s abundant restaurants, small boutiques, shopping, BART station, and freeway access. Charming country roads meander through the valley, framed by the winter and spring’s verdant green rolling hills that turn golden in the summer and fall.
Located in the Northeast Quadrant of Lafayette
Lafayette’s beautiful Reliez Valley can be found in the northeast quadrant of the city. Exiting Highway 24 at Pleasant Hill Road, it’s a two minute drive to Reliez Valley Road where the valley begins. Lush, oak-studded hills embrace the Reliez Valley with verdant green hues during the majority of the year, but turn golden during the summer heat.
Lamorinda Real Estate Overview
Lafayette, Orinda and Moraga
Fondly referred to as “Lamorinda”, the tri-city community is comprised of Lafayette, Orinda and Moraga. Each of these quaint towns has its own distinctive charm and character, yet they share many important elements in common, beginning with their small-town feel and family-centric culture that has award-winning schools at its foundation.
Orinda CA City Guide and Video
Nestled Up Against the East Side of the Berkeley Hills
Lying just west of Lafayette and nestled up against east side of the Berkeley Hills, you’ll find the charming town of Orinda, CA. Just 20-25 minutes from downtown San Francisco, Orinda has two distinctive areas of commerce, often referred to as the “Theater Square” area, and “The Village”.