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The Neighborhood.

We are located in a working class neighborhood of single family homes. It is a stable and quiet neighborhood. Our neighbors to the north have been there for 30 years and on south for 15 years.

View across Humboldt Street

Humboldt Gardens front gate

click here to Take a walk down Humboldt Street

What's Nearby?

Laurel District

Foothill Boulevard

Upper Fruitvale

                                                                                

When I first saw this place I thought it was a pretty ordinary working class neighborhood. But as I began to look around I discovered it was a wonderful place to explore. There are a number of Asian, Latino and organic markets, a Tibetan Buddhist temple and the historic Pacific Hacienda Park. There are several fun restaurants including Los Arcos which serves fresh orange juice direct from the orange to your glass and excellent seafood. Pupuseria Lupita across the street serves pastelito de pollo (a pastry shell filled with chicken) and salad for $2.

  • Less than 7 minutes to 4 universities:

    o Mills College,

    o Merritt College,

    o Holy Names University

    o Patten University

  • Laurel District shops & restaurants, 6 blocks

  • Upper Fruitvale shopping, 3 minutes

  • Latino restaurants and markets on Foothill Blvd,

  • Frutivale Transit Village, BART, International Boulevard, 5 minutes

  • 580 freeway, easy access to the Bay Area, 3 blocks

  • AC transit, 2 blocks.

  • Peralta Park & Hacienda Peralta Park Website

BART - Fruitvale Transit Village - International Boulevard

Peralta Ranch House, Peralta Park