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          Wildwood at Laurel Ranch by KB Home in Oakland-Alameda California

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          Wildwood at Laurel Ranch

          Community by KB Home

          Riverview Ln. and Marina Ln.
          Antioch, CA 94531

          KB Home 53 Reviews

          888-928-3414

          Alameda Marina by Landsea Homes in Oakland-Alameda California

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          Alameda Marina

          Community by Landsea Homes

          2021 Clement Ave
          Alameda, CA 94501

          Landsea Homes

          Traditions at the Meadow by DeNova Homes in Oakland-Alameda California

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          Traditions at the Meadow

          Community by DeNova Homes

          549 William Way
          Martinez, CA 94553

          DeNova Homes

          888-887-6323

          Bayberry at Laurel Ranch by KB Home in Oakland-Alameda California

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          Bayberry at Laurel Ranch

          Community by KB Home

          Copper Ln. and Marina Ln.
          Antioch, CA 94531

          KB Home 53 Reviews

          888-212-4899

          Pheasant Meadows by Discovery Homes in Oakland-Alameda California
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          Pheasant Meadows

          Community by Discovery Homes

          205 Eagle Nest Drive
          Oakley, CA 94561

          Discovery Homes

          888-247-6145

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          Oakland & East Bay features many of the best home builder communities in California, but finding lower priced homes has become increasingly difficult. In the last few years, the cost of building a new home in Oakland & East Bay has increased substantially. Despite the rising trend of housing prices, it’s still possible to design and build an affordable home in the Oakland & East Bay area. In fact, there are 5 communities and 4 builders in Oakland & East Bay with homes starting at under $500K.

          How to Find Homes in Oakland & East Bay For Less Than $500K?

          Many builders recognize there is growing demand in the Oakland & East Bay area for homes under the $500K price point and often have a few floor plans available, but these may be in limited supply. To ensure affordability without compromising on the quality of the home, builders may utilize value engineering techniques to reduce the cost of construction and keep the price of the home as low as possible. This may include building on a smaller lot or utilizing standard-sized materials, such as windows and doors, that provide high-value for the cost. The results are delivering similar quality at lower prices.