House Depot store could sprout on key retail web site in Oakland

OAKLAND — A new House Depot keep is staying proposed in a segment of northern Oakland that currently lacks massive hardware vendors.

The store would increase on what is presently a vacant whole lot at the corner of Broadway and Nice Valley Avenue, in accordance to a quite preliminary strategy on file with Oakland city planners.

The Residence Depot keep could be produced on a roughly 4-acre part of a 15-acre internet site.

The preliminary submitting is getting floated at Oakland Metropolis Corridor as a way to gauge the reaction of municipal officers pertaining to a Home Depot and parking structure at that web page. The job developer is trying to achieve responses from the city about this type of improvement on the residence.

The handle of the advancement web site is 5050 Broadway, the town preparing paperwork present. A Safeway store is positioned adjacent to the proposed challenge web page.

The proposed Home Depot would be developed at a locale that appears to be significantly underserved by huge components retailers, a critique of retailer internet sites reveals.

The two closest Household Depot shops are in Emeryville, 1.7 miles away and in japanese Oakland on Alameda Avenue, 4.7 miles away, in accordance to the retailer’s web page.

The nearest Lowe’s hardware merchants are 10.4 miles absent in San Francisco and at East Bay websites in Concord and Union Town that are even a lot more distant, the Lowe’s web site displays.