Walnut Creek

WALNUT CREEK

This may come as no surprise, but Walnut Creek was named for settlers who planted walnut trees that grew close to a small creek. Walnut Creek has prospered, and is now the bustling business and retail hub of Contra Costa County, with a healthy job base, performing arts and year-round activities.

THE EAST BAY'S SHOPPING MECCA

This is where people come to do some serious shopping. Glitzy Broadway Shopping Plaza, an open-air mall, features familiar department stores such as Nordstroms and Neiman Marcus, many well-known brands as well as small, independently owned boutiques.

Walnut Creek is a town that understands the importance of good food. There is a huge choice of ethnic tastes, high-end restaurants and small specialty cafes. The city is proud of its parks and open spaces and many of its attractions are related to outdoor recreation. Residents enjoy an equestrian center, skate park and trails for hiking. Like its Contra Costa neighbors, Walnut Creek is relatively flat, so cyclists love to hit the trails on evenings and weekends.

And in case you want to leave, Walnut Creek is on the Bart line--just 30 minutes from San Francisco.

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Featured picture for the property 40805336
$350,000
WALNUT CREEK, CA
2
beds
1
baths
Listing courtesy of Lori Young
Rossmoor Realty / J.H. Russell
EASTBAY
Featured picture for the property 40805636
$940,000
WALNUT CREEK, CA
3
beds
3
baths
Listing courtesy of Glenn Macayan
My Local Realty Services, Inc
EASTBAY
Featured picture for the property 40805635
$300,000
WALNUT CREEK, CA
1
beds
1
baths
Listing courtesy of Neil Case
Coldwell Banker Guidance Realt
EASTBAY
Featured picture for the property 40805628
$879,900
WALNUT CREEK, CA
7
beds
4
baths
Listing courtesy of David Kelly
J. Rockcliff Realtors Inc.
EASTBAY
Featured picture for the property 40805611
$499,950
WALNUT CREEK, CA
2
beds
2
baths
Listing courtesy of Richard Hong
Inomarkets
EASTBAY

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