With over 2,000 square feet of living space and an ideal location, this home is a rare find in Albany! Welcome to 623 Santa Fe Avenue, located on a tranquil tree-lined street in Albany just two blocks from Memorial Park, Kensington Farmers' Market, Albany Pool, Solano Avenue shops and restaurants, top-rated Albany schools, and the AC Transit bus.
Built in 1934, this move-in ready 4-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom home has been recently remodeled and freshly painted both inside and out. The main level features an abundance of natural light pouring through the arch windows, refinished hardwood floors, a fireplace surrounded by built-ins, Nest thermostat, large formal dining room that is perfect for entertaining, updated kitchen with new stainless-steel appliances including an energy efficient electric induction cooktop, white shaker cabinets, quartz countertops, solid oak wood flooring, eat-in area with hidden storage, and one of the four bedrooms and a bathroom. The spacious primary bedroom with walk-in closet and lounge area is located just a few steps up from the main level, while the upper level consists of a newly carpeted landing area that could serve as a library or family room, plus two additional bedrooms and a recently remodeled bathroom. Just off the kitchen is access to the lower level, which features a built-in pantry, laundry room, a new tankless water heater, and a bonus room that can be used as an office, exercise room, family room, 5th bedroom, etc. with an attached 1/2 bath. The finished lower level leads to the flat backyard that is perfect for outdoor entertaining. A detached garage provides additional storage, workshop space or a potential ADU.
With a Walk Score of 89 (Very Walkable) and Bike Score of 74 (Very Bikeable), this home has it all -- ideal location that is close to EVERYTHING, lots of square footage, a great floor plan and move-in ready!