WELCOME TO OAKLAND’S NEWEST
WATERFRONT DESTINATION

Life on the water

Life on the water

Steeped in Oakland’s history and in sync with the city’s rhythm, Brooklyn Basin is home to local businesses, new residences, and waterfront recreation—all surrounded by sweeping views to San Francisco and the East Bay Hills.

About Brooklyn Basin

Parks and Green Spaces

Designed in collaboration with the community, the ‘Necklace of Parks’ at Brooklyn Basin introduces its inaugural offering—Township Commons. The first of four parks at Brooklyn Basin, Township Commons is a beautiful new community amenity designed to accommodate small gatherings, performances by local musicians and artists, and other community activities.

Discover parks
Shops and Dining

Shops and Dining

With waterfront public parks and new residences, Brooklyn Basin is the ideal setting for a growing urban dining and shopping district that is uniquely Oakland.

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Live at Brooklyn basin

Live at Brooklyn basin

Living at Brooklyn Basin means waking up every morning to awe-inspiring water views and beautiful green spaces mere steps from your door. Modern apartments offer all the conveniences of contemporary urban living at the heart of a growing, walkable waterfront neighborhood.

Directory of residences
Then and now
Then and now

Then and now

Once a bustling shipping hub, Brooklyn Basin lost its industrial usefulness with the rise of containerized shipping. In collaboration with the community, the site has been thoughtfully reimagined and rigorously restored to welcome new uses and establish a renewed sense of place.

The history of Brooklyn Basin
Waterfront lifestyle

Waterfront lifestyle

From paddleboarding and kayaking to walking and biking along the waterfront, the Oakland Estuary is an ideal venue for variety of waterside activities set against the backdrop of the San Francisco skyline and East Bay hills.

Gallery of activities
VISIT

VISIT

Whether you walk, bike, bus, or drive, we're excited to welcome you to the waterfront.

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