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The city of Alameda is found near Oakland and San Leandro, famed urban locations.Families searching for homes for rent will be find themselves directly next to the San Francisco Bay, permitting a prospective resident quick access to both Oakland and San Francisco. Alameda is an island city that allows a resident to access a wide range of stellar institutions. For example, an inhabitant can head over to Jack London Square in Oakland, named for the famous author of "The Call of the Wild," to experience the sights and sounds of the city. The area around the square has numerous restaurants, such as Yoshi's Oakland. If a person wants to stay in Alameda, there are innumerable opportunities for fun. An individual can visit East Ocean Seafood, or shop at Marina Village Shopping Center. Alameda comprehensively fulfills the needs of families, making it an excellent place to settle down in. 

Intriguing Facts About Alameda

  • The city was founded in 1853 by the Spanish rancher Luis Peralta. He epitomized one of the significant legacies of Spanish inhabited California - a large ranch-fueled economy. The modern city was originally partitioned into three settlements called Alameda, Hibbardsville and Woodstock.
  • A canal was constructed in 1902, creating an shipping system that helped to propel Alameda into its modern form.
  • Alameda created a parks system in 1908, helping to promote the civic beauty of the city.

Resources for Renters

  • The city has an informative website. Renters can use it to track down descriptions of city hall, information about animal control and housing, among a slew of other pages. Prospective renters will elicit helpful information for visiting this site. 
  • Alameda Unified School District's website has excellent pages on schools, students and information on the district of Alameda.