We spotted this rare find – simply brimming with potential – in Monterey Park, just up the street from trendy Highland Park and within the boundary of the highly-regarded Mark Keppel High School. The home has lovely period details including the arched pathways (always a coveted touch) and lots of space for all your live-and-work needs with two spacious bedrooms. Hard surface flooring flows throughout, and there is a wonderfully private backyard for dining al fresco and setting up planter beds. The serene location puts you just around the corner from the verdant hikes in Debs Park, and near all the great eats in neighboring Highland Park. Offered at $638,000. Learn more about this deal.
514 S Ynez Ave Monterey Park, CA 91754 Listed by Listed by Rui Xia Herbst •DRE #01456258 • Re/Max Elite Realty
It’s all about the details at a Spanish-style home, and this charmer has lots of them, from the arched entryways to the original Hardwood floors, to the beamed ceiling and the stately mantle. The traditional layout features a formal living and dining; the kitchen and bathrooms are finished with character-rich original tile. Three bedrooms provide plenty of space for life and work, and there is a finished cellar for your wine and a lovely enclosed front patio area for al fresco breakfasts or candle-lit dinners. Offered at $549,900. Learn more about this deal.
2859 Grand Ave. Huntington Park, CA 90255 Listed by Venus Martinez •DRE #01206834 • Redfin Corporation
Ready to make a fresh start in 2021? This large two-bedroom TIC is the sunny haven your inner minimalist has been longing for. Perched on the second level of a beautiful Spanish-style building, the residence impresses with period style and updated finishes. Arches and high ceilings are on display in the living room; the updated kitchen is ready for your culinary endeavors with all new cabinetry, tile backsplash, ceramic floors, farm-style sink, and new appliances. Amenities include a covered parking spot and gated entry; the great Walk Score® of 90 means you can leave your car at home. Offered at $679,000. Learn more about this deal.
1325 Masselin #2 Los Angeles, CA 90019 Listed by Cesar Leyva •DRE #01490664 • Avenue Homes
This sweet Spanish had us at wonderful outdoor space and a tranquil El Sereno setting. Welcoming you with character stone stairs, the classic residence features arched windows and pass-throughs throughout the breezy, sun-filled layout. The spacious kitchen has shaker cabinetry, quartz counters, and recessed lighting, and there are two bedrooms and two bathrooms. In the back yard find a private, welcoming environment for outdoor dining and relaxation. Offered at $699,900. Learn more about this deal.
3100 Stockbridge Ave El Sereno, CA 90032 Listed by Milton Lopez •DRE #01957727 • Keller Williams SELAListed by Wendy Miranda •DRE #02057725 • Keller Williams SELA
First time on the market in over 50 years, find a great opportunity in this character-rich home in Central LA. Ready to realize its full potential, the home features formal living and dining, and three bedrooms on a flat lot. Arched pass-throughs and coved ceilings provide classic details and the spacious layout provides plenty of room to make this place your own. The flat yard is ready to become your idyllic outdoor retreat for dining al fresco, relaxing and play. Offered at $589,000. Learn more about this deal.
2219 Eastlake AveLos Angeles, CA 90031 Listed by Laura Turner •DRE #01919000 • Coldwell Banker Realty
Nestled into bucolic Pasadena, this two-bedroom residence home sits on a generous corner lot. There are lots of original touches and a spacious backyard with amazing potential to realize your ideas. Situated in a great location mere minutes from the Rose Bowl, Old Town, and desirable schools, this property is a great canvas to develop your vision of a home. Offered at $559,000. Learn more about this deal.
96 Del Monte St Pasadena, CA 91103 Listed by ANGEL PINEDA •DRE #01890442 • PREMIER REALTY & ESTATES
This airy bungalow has been remodeled and modernized into the haven you’ve been dreaming of, right in the desirable Ramona Park area of Alhambra. The light-filled great room resonates with California vibes, impressing with large windows and gleaming hard surface floors. The updated kitchen features white cabinetry, quartz countertops and a stainless appliance suite. Two sunny bedrooms and a bonus room provide the space to spread out and work from home. The front yard is lushly landscaped with drought-tolerant plantings; the rear yard is perfect for al fresco dining and relaxation. Two car garage provide further possibilities for a future studio space or a home gym. Offered at $739,000. Learn more about this deal.
1828 S 6th St. Alhambra, CA 91803 Listed by Frank Womack • DRE #01815153 • Monarch Real Estate Services
Situated in Pasadena’s Historic Highlands Landmark District, this English Cottage is a diamond in the rough, offering distinguished character and serene surroundings for a new owner with a vision. The classic layout includes a living and dining with character elements; three bedrooms provide plenty of space for living and working. An ideal project for someone looking for a canvas to craft a dream residence, this home awaits your ideas. Offered at $699,000. Learn more about this deal.
1140 E Howard St. Pasadena, CA 91104
Listed by Roland Wilhelm •DRE #00976075 • COMPASS Listed by Candace Gunther •DRE #01781550 • COMPASS
Get into coveted Highland Park with this renovated abode perched above the views. Built in 1913, the bungalow-style home has been updated for modern sensibilities with an open floor plan. There is a bright kitchen with new appliances and a handy laundry room; two sunny bedrooms provide the space you need for relaxation and work. The private outdoor space is perfect for enjoying the SoCal weather year round, with a patio for al fresco dining and grassy space for play. Local takeout/shopping favorites along York Blvd are mere minutes away. Offered at $649,000. Learn more about this deal.
5686 Aldama St Los Angeles, CA 90042 Listed by Listed by Alexander Trevino • DRE #01324975
If you love the outdoors and seek a home with large yard space, this is your opportunity to own a sweet Cal Bungalow in the heart of lovely Altadena. The free-flowing layout feels super airy, presenting a tasteful interplay of period touches and modern updates, with abundant sunlight and wood floors throughout. The bright interior has been freshly painted and there is an open kitchen with lots of cabinet space and two nicely-sized bedrooms. Located just blocks from local shopping and dining opportunity, the home enjoys a sense of seclusion on its large lot; the detached garage has all the potential to serve as a workspace or studio if needed. Offered at $701,500. Learn more about this deal.
2790 Santa Rosa Ave. Altadena, CA 91001 Listed by JESSIE RODRIGUEZ •DRE #01418054 • CAL AMERICAN HOMES AND REALTY