The Woodlands


The Woodlands is one of the most desirable communities of Walnut Creek, California.The neighborhood is welcoming and the public system schools are all consistently rated as one of the best among the list of peer schools. Prior to the development of The Woodlands, this area served as farmland until at the first half of the 20th century it became Walnut orchards. The housing development in the area started at the beginning of the 60′s and the majority of the early homes were built by Middlefield, Hoffman and Mackay. Check out the Woodlands Photo Gallery to view the original buildings and brochures of the time.

Woodlands Home Values

The Woodlands, Walnut Creek

Photo Source: Zillow

Zillow predicts 94598 home values will rise 4.1% next year, compared to a 4.6% increase for Walnut Creek as a whole. Among 94598 homes, this home is 22.6% more expensive than the midpoint (median) home, and is priced 54.7% more per square foot.

Foreclosures will be a factor impacting home values in the next several years. In 94598, the number of foreclosures waiting to be sold is 77.3% higher than in Walnut Creek, and 62.9% less than the national average. This higher local number may prevent 94598 home values from rising as quickly as other regions in Walnut Creek.

Current Market Trends

Current Market Trends

Photo Source: Redfin estimates that the average $/SF in the Woodlands community is almost $400/SF as of June of 2014: a big jump from just over a year ago. One home have sold recently (in May) in the neighborhood with a median sales price of $900K and there is currently four homes for sale, one for rent and one in pre-forclosure.

Woodlands Schools

The Woodlands is part of the Mount Diablo Unified school district.

Valle Verde Elementary School

Foothill Middle School

Northgate High School

Walkscore: 52/100

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Disclaimer:  Sam Benson used as accurate information as possible for these pages.  Since this information changes from time to time, please call local schools and other City and County services for current information.