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.

Search Walnut Creek Homes for Sale

New Listings

Listing Picture Coming Soon
$849,950
WALNUT CREEK, CA
3
beds
2
baths
Listing courtesy of Perry Hood
RE/MAX Accord
EASTBAY
Featured picture for the property 40801029
$555,000
WALNUT CREEK, CA
2
beds
2
baths
Listing courtesy of Jamil Niazi
Excel Realty
EASTBAY
Featured picture for the property 40800262
$618,000
WALNUT CREEK, CA
2
beds
2
baths
Listing courtesy of Marilyn Van Story
Rossmoor Realty / J.H. Russell
EASTBAY
Featured picture for the property 40800205
$585,000
WALNUT CREEK, CA
2
beds
2
baths
Listing courtesy of Diane Petek
Coldwell Banker
EASTBAY
Featured picture for the property 40800795
$799,000
WALNUT CREEK, CA
3
beds
3
baths
Listing courtesy of Patty Cronin
Pacific Union International
EASTBAY

EASTBAY
Bay East ©2017. CCAR ©2017. EBRD ©2017.

Based on information from the Bay East Association of REALTORS® All data, including all measurements and calculations of area, is obtained from various sources and has not been, and will not be, verified by broker or MLS. All information should be independently reviewed and verified for accuracy. Properties may or may not be listed by the office/agent presenting the information.