Category: Buyers

11
Dec

Sprawling Modern Ranch in San Pedro Offers Amenities Galore


If you’re seeking a home that offers space, value, and a long list of unique amenities, then look no further than 1530 West Averill Park Drive in San Pedro. This mid-century modern-style ranch, with its open, flowing floor plan, is looking for only its second owner in more than six decades.

Initially constructed in 1959, this home – which has been extremely well cared for – offers more than 3,450 square feet of interior living space, and it is packed with features galore, like a large fireplace that is set between the living and dining rooms, and a floor to ceiling wall of glass that ushers in plenty of natural light.

Outside you will find a detached two-car garage, and a private deck where you can take in the view of the ocean and the parks down below. There is also a small backyard that provides room to relax in the enclosed courtyard, and lots of shade on sunny afternoons.

Situated on just a tad more than a half-acre lot, this residence can be viewed in person by calling to set up a private tour today. The property is listed at $1.099 million.

03
Dec

Vintage Bel Air Pool Home Offers Amenities Galore Inside and Out


For only the second time since its construction in 1953, this vintage Bel Air ranch home is on the market. Nestled within a picturesque mountain setting, this rare find neatly mixes the past with today.

Stepping into the home’s entry may seem like walking through a well-appointed time capsule, as its original owner lovingly maintained its Jack and Jill bathroom (complete with dual sinks), and galley kitchen with plenty of cabinets and countertops, as well as a walk-in pantry for added storage.

The main area’s fireplace and wet bar provide a perfect setting for entertaining or for simply relaxing, and the generously-sized two-car garage (which also includes a workshop) offers plenty of room to park vehicles for residents or guests.

With three bedrooms and three full baths, this nearly 3,000 square foot residence offers ample living space within its wood-paneled walls. And the outdoors includes a long list of additional amenities, including a sparkling pool and spa, and a covered patio.

Offered as-is in a trust sale, this truly one-of-a-kind home is located in a quiet cul-de-sac at 1080 Acanto Place in Bel Air. The home is currently listed for sale at $2.6M. Private tours can be arranged for interested buyers.

28
Nov

What Can You Get for Under $1 Million in LA?

While it’s true that $1 million isn’t nearly what it used to be, you might be surprised to learn what you can get in and around Los Angeles for a less-than-7-figure price tag.

For example, 4640 Danza Street, in the Woodland Hills area, is a 2,200+ square foot 1960’s style abode that offers three bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths – along with some fantastic valley views – for below $950K.

Here you’ll find an updated kitchen, as well as a great room with 16-foot glass slider doors which lead to a newly-refinished deck, and a relaxing built-in spa. The home – and its reasonable price tag – also include a new energy efficient roof , as well as a brand new rooftop air conditioning system.

Looking for something more in the Highland Park locale?

For a fantastic value, along with more than 1,700 square feet of interior living space, 1014 Adelante Avenue offers three bedrooms and three full baths.

This mid-century ranch home includes a number of nice features, such as a large living room fireplace, quartz counters, and a laundry room area that is nestled ideally between the garage and the spacious kitchen. At a current list price of $958,000, this home won’t last long on the market.

Either of these homes can be viewed by calling to schedule a private tour today.

16
Nov

As-Is Hermon Property a Blank Canvas of Potential


Conveniently situated in prime proximity to South Pasadena, Montecito Heights, and Highland Park, this two-bedroom, 1.5 bath home, originally built in the mid-1900s, is just waiting for the right buyer to bring its nearly 1,200 square feet back to perfection.

The one-story ranch offers numerous windows and high ceilings, which allow for plenty of natural sunlight. Other amenities include a bonus room, a unique fireplace, and a sizeable back yard that could be the perfect spot for entertaining.

Sitting quietly for some time, the home has not been listed for sale in nearly 40 years. In its present as-is condition, though, it can make for a blank slate, just waiting for its new owner’s personal touch.

As an added bonus, there is also a vacant lot next door – which is under the same ownership – presently available for sale, garnering this a truly unique opportunity to own a diamond in the rough in this quickly growing real estate market.

This property, which is located at 6235 Pine Crest Drive in the Northeast LA community of Hermon, is currently listed for sale at $549K. Private tours can be arranged for interested purchasers.

09
Nov

Want to Call the Most Expensive Penthouse in LA Your New Home?


If you’ve been patiently waiting to stake your claim to the most expensive penthouse in all of LA, now is your chance – and you’ll have plenty of room to share it with family and friends. At approximately 18,000 square feet, this 34th floor of the Level building in downtown Los Angeles – which offers four bedrooms and 10 baths – has been deemed as an “entertainer’s dream.”

For starters, there are two temperature-controlled wine closets, which hold a total of nearly 1,200 bottles. Residents and guests alike can enjoy sipping red or white, while dining in the chef’s kitchen (complete with floor-to-ceiling windows), or in the midst of watching a game or favorite movie in the theater room.

Just a few of the added amenities that you’ll garner at this residence include a rooftop deck – where you can capture a 360-degree bird’s eye view of the city below – as well as a sparkling pool. Already fully furnished, you won’t have to pack much, provided that you’re good for the $100,000 per month rental rate.

Located at 888 Olive (at Ninth Street) in South Park, this unit is housed near one of the tallest residential buildings in the entire state of California – with a shadow that stretches across several city blocks at certain times of the year.

05
Nov

Bright Sunny and Rare Bungalow Available in the San Fernando Valley


A truly rare find has just come available that offers a bright and sunny interior and priceless views all around. This particular three bedroom, two bath abode has more than 1,550 square feet of living space and features an open floor plan, all situated on a roomy, quarter-acre lot.

Snuggled along the border of Northridge and Granada Hills, the residence is one of just 54 homes known as the “Living Conditioned Homes” community that were designed by modern architects Dan Palmer and William Krisel in the late 1950s for developer Sanford D. Adler.

Each room lends itself to natural light via the numerous windows and vaulted ceilings – all providing an added openness to the home. Additional amenities include an ample two-car garage, several gardens, mature trees, an enclosed private front courtyard, and plenty of additional comfortable outdoor seating – perfect for sipping that morning coffee or enjoying an evening meal.

The last time the property was listed for sale was back in the mid-1970, with a price tag of below $19,000. This home, which is located at 18416 Blackhawk Street in San Fernando Valley, is being offered at $627K. Private tours can be arranged for interested buyers.

30
Oct

Cozy 1920s Highland Park Home on the Market for Under $800K

If you’ve been looking for a home with all the perks that’s in a great location, yet still want to keep a low-maintenance lifestyle, then this cozy 1920s one-story residence set in the hills of Highland Park could be the answer.

This quaint two-bedroom, one-bath charmer offers approximately 1,160 square feet of living space – most of which has been tastefully remodeled, while at the same time maintaining many of its original features.

There are plenty of amenities, too, both inside and out, such as period built-ins, and stunning bamboo flooring. There is also a “bonus” area that can be used as studio space, as well as an in-ground pool than lends itself to some breathtaking views of the San Gabriel Mountains and Northeast LA, either from the sparkling water or the spacious patio / outdoor sitting area.

Living here also offers the convenience of close proximity to some of the area’s most sumptuous dining spots, such as Maximilano, Cafe Birdie, and Amara Kitchen.

Located at 6225 Saylin Lane in Highland Park, in a quiet cul-de-sac in the Garvanza neighborhood, this cute bungalow home is currently listed for sale at $799K. Private tours can be arranged for interested buyers.

16
Oct

Pacific Palisades Colonial Seeking Second Owner in Nine Decades


Offered for sale for only the second time since its construction in the 1920s, this sprawling ranch – which was built by the then-pioneering developer Frank E. Bundy – offers a long list of unique, original features.

Just some of what you will find includes built-in hutches and vanities, arched doorways, and beamed ceilings – which provide an air of additional space. There is also a myriad of both black and white, and colorful tile in the kitchen and baths, which helps to break up the otherwise neutral decor.

This four bedroom, two and a half bath home offers a lot of space, at just under 2,600 interior square feet. In addition to the home and the lot itself, there are also three additional adjacent parcels included – which in total equate to more than 16,730 square feet of land.

All is being offered in a trust sale – and can be purchased as a residence and / or as a potential development opportunity in a highly sought after area.

Located at 401 Mesa Road in Pacific Palisades, in bucolic Santa Monica Canyon, this package is currently listed for sale at $4.9M. Private tours can be arranged for interested purchasers.

07
Oct

Cute Sunny Atwater Village Bungalow Offered for Under $750K


If you can imagine yourself in a cozy, charming, and fully updated, Atwater Village bungalow that offers the perfect mix of both yesterday and today, then you may want to consider taking a close look at this wonderfully restored 1931 abode.

With just over 1,000 square feet of living space, this nearly maintenance-free charmer offers two bedrooms and two full baths, along with a living room – complete with a gas fireplace – and separate dining area. Included in the master bedroom you’ll also find an en-suite bath, as well as a walk-in closet with ample storage.

The galley kitchen offers a surprising amount of space in the updated cabinets, and cooks will enjoy the new stainless steel appliances. As far as added amenities go, the home includes a nice back porch area, complete with an enclosed space for barbecue and entertaining. There is also an attached one-car garage just off the home’s front patio.

For an added bonus – especially if you are into the outdoors (and water sports in particular), this home sits directly next to the L.A. River. Located at 3411 Ferncroft Road in Atwater Village, the residence is currently listed at $749,000. Private tours can be arranged for interested buyers.

05
Oct

Cozy West Hollywood Condo Offers Amenities Galore


If you’re looking for a maintenance free lifestyle, yet still with easy proximity to the Hollywood locale, then this cozy one bedroom condo could be just the right fit. Tucked into a colorful complex, which was designed by architect Edward Fickett in the 1950s, this unit offers nearly 640 square feet of living space – much of which has been nicely updated.

The open kitchen includes newer stainless steel appliances, along with an island that can be used for meal prep, as well as additional seating. The living and bedroom areas are light and bright, both offering nice sized windows for letting in natural sunlight. You’ll also find plenty of built in shelving and storage.

Enjoying the outdoors is easy for residents and their guests, with the private patio area. The condominium complex also offers a long list of other convenient amenities, including a pool, gated parking for residents, a laundry area, and outdoor seating. An added plus for owners in this historic building is the eligibility for a tax break under the California Mills Act.

Located at 1400 North Hayworth Avenue in West Hollywood, this cute condo is currently listed for sale at $539,000. Private tours can be set up for interested purchasers.