Have you ever had questions about the history in your community? Our Rick Fuller Real Estate Team has done some research for you on the Bayview-Montalvin Manor Community in Richmond, CA. We discovered some fun things to do in this community along with some community history and facts!
The Bayview-Montalvin Community consists of a development of quick, low-cost housing in an unincorporated area that was built in the early 1950s. This area of Richmond was well known in the 1950s for temporary housing for military workers. This community stretches for 218 acres, from San Pablo Avenue to the Southern Pacific Railroad Tracks, right past the Richmond Country Club. This community has approximately 895 small homes and are often identified by their flat roofs. These single-family houses range from 2-4 bedrooms and in 1952 the top asking price was $8,000! The common types of parking that are found in these areas are attached garage, off street parking, carports, garages, converted garages, side yard access, parking spaces, a parking area, and a detached garage.
The Bayview-Montalvin Manor residents love to hang out at the Century 16 Hilltop movie theatre or the Pinole Farmers Market! Some of the most popular shopping here is Barnes & Noble, Raleys, The Home Depot, and El Sobrante Cyclery. If you are into exercise and fitness, the 24 Hour Fitness is also a popular place to be, which is located off of Hilltop Road. The diversity of this area brings a variety of different foods including burgers, Mexican, Chinese, barbeque, steakhouses, coffee shops and much more! Contact our Real Estate Team to schedule a tour of Bayview-