Three Bedrooms and Fabulous Views in Monterey Park

Today’s find is this diamond-in-the-rough Traditional in fast-rising Monterey Park, a home offering magical vistas and tons of potential in a great location. Set on a tranquil street lined with mature trees, the residence resonates with mid-century notes evident in the beamed ceiling, wood paneling, and expansive windows; there are three bedrooms and easy outdoor flow to a hardscape patio overlooking panoramic vistas. A few considered improvements would make this the dreamiest of abodes for years to come. Offered at $650,000. Learn more about this deal.

1141 Branham St, Monterey Park, CA 91754
Listed by Wendy Wong •DRE #01877030 • Dilbeck Real Estate
818-818-8998 (agent)

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Spanish-Style and City-Central Location

Behind a row of lush plants, find this centrally-located Spanish-style home with a detached garage. The 1930’s era residence features heritage elements that include arched pass-throughs, wood floors and French doors gathering the sunlight. There are two bright bedrooms and the roomy detached garage is a perfect space for someone wishing to set up a separate home gym or studio. The hardscape patio and flat back yard offer plenty of room for landscaping ideas; convenient location makes it easy to hop over to Culver City and puts you just a 15-minute drive from the beach. Offered at $683,000. Learn more about this deal.

6014 8th Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90043
Listed by Ben Braksick •DRE #02120512 • Opendoor Brokerage Inc.

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Mid-Century Vibes in Tujunga

Just in time for weekend’s Open Houses, here’s a delightful two-bedroom abode in Tujunga. On the market for the first time in 32 years, the residence is aglow with sunlight illuminating the beamed ceilings in the living room and primary bedroom. There is a spacious floor plan and a bright eat-in kitchen. A covered deck is your outdoor living space to take advantage of California weather; the large lot is dotted with mature shade trees and lush greenery. The large garage holds a workbench and tool cupboard and can be easily configured as an artist studio or home office. All in all, lots of character and lots of room to create your ideal vision of a home – offered at $638,888.
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4580 Jessica Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90065
Listed by Andrea Marcum-Valentine •DRE #01737314 • eXp Realty of California Inc

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Mid-Century Fixer in North Hollywood

Enjoying a great location in trendy NoHo near schools, shopping, and dining, this vintage mid-century awaits your ideas for revival. The potential and good bones are all there: there is a great layout with a bright living room, three bedrooms, a cool mirrored fireplace, lots of windows, and character woodwork throughout. More spaces to consider and reinvent are the detached garage and expansive backyard (currently rendered with concrete and tiled multi-level patio, it provides ample grounds for bringing all your landscaping dreams to fruition.) Learn more about this deal. Offered at $750,000.

6822 Ethel Ave, North Hollywood, CA 91605
Listed by Joshua Vigo-Fas •DRE #02053839 • Keller Williams Realty-Studio City

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Lots of Space and Potential in El Sereno

Set in trendy El Sereno, this bright Traditional of 1939 vintage is a great find for a future-minded homebuyer, providing the space for all your needs as well as opportunities for expansion. Among character details are decorative fireplace, bay window, and hardwood floors in the formal living and dining; three bedrooms include one with cozy cabin ambiance that would make a perfect writer’s office. Convenient location puts you just minutes from downtown LA, South Pasadena, Alhambra, and Monterey Park. The detached garage easily could function as a studio or workshop; the ample yard space (the LAR2 lot comprises over 7,503 sq ft) is an expansive canvas for your future garden.  Learn more about this deal. Offered at $750,000.

3415 Lifur Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90032

Listed by Deter Lam •DRE #01274687 • IRN Realty
Listed by Ling Wei Liao •DRE #01921402 • IRN Realty

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Iconic Mid-Century Modern Condo by Lionel Mayell AIA

Occasionally referred to as the ‘Father of Mid-Century Modern Condo,’ this iconic complex was designed by architect Lionel Mayell and constructed in 1955. Well-situated moments from Highland Park and Pasadena, the lush, serene grounds of Plaza del Arroyo feature a glorious fountain and overlook the landmark Colorado Street Bridge and the Vista del Arroyo Courthouse. The two-bedroom residence is finished with hardwood flooring, expansive glass doors, and windows; the sunny great room enjoys tree-top views, and both have charming period flair. There is lots of storage and an oversized 2-car garage, a wonderful find in an idyllic location. Learn more about this deal. Offered at $695,000.

101 N Grand Ave #3, Pasadena, CA 91103
Listed by Rita Whitney •DRE #01209004 • The Agency
Listed by Joan Lamond •DRE #02064539 • The Agency

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Three Bedrooms in Serene Alhambra

Peaceful Alhambra is the setting for this sweet residence in the coveted Midwick Tract enclave. Featuring a sensible layout with an airy living and dining, the three-bedroom residence enjoys abundant sunshine and offers seamless outdoor flow. The kitchen is an inviting space with a sweet breakfast nook overlooking the backyard with a persimmon tree and bonus storage sheds. Limitless potential awaits, and the convenient location puts you within easy reach of nature and city amenities. Convenient location provides easy access to nature, city connectivity and close reach to local favorites. Learn more about this deal. Offered at $758,000.

1933 Charnwood Ave, Alhambra, CA 91803

Listed by Norman Tran DRE #01863684 KW Executive
Listed by Winnie lo DRE #01985781 KW Executive

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Space and Views in El Sereno

Friday has us dreaming of getaways and pastoral settings – loving this spacious home in tranquil El Sereno which comes with built-in flexibility and a large tree-lined lot. Two levels of sunny space provide the room to spread out and accommodate your lifestyle. The verdant hillside setting in El Sereno situates you in privacy and closeness to nature, offering lots of sunshine and seamless outdoor flow. There is an airy living room with a beamed ceiling, an inviting kitchen with a generous prep area, two bedrooms, a pair of flex rooms to use as you wish, and, last (but not least,) there are gorgeous views and limitless potential. Hiking trails are nearby and there are many great local dining options. Learn more about this deal. Offered at $650,000

3924 Tampico Ave, El Sereno, CA 90032
Listed by Catalina Alvarado •DRE #02010097 • Century 21 Allstars

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Reimagined Tudor Cottage in Glassell Park

We spotted this 1928 Tudor Cottage in trendy Glassell Park and there are quite a few things about it that we think might make it a great fit for a first-time buyer. The one-bedroom residence has been renovated and is move-in ready, there is a cool converted attic space, and the gate provides a nice sense of privacy. The open layout feels bright and spacious, with hard surface floors and easy flow to the kitchen that is nicely appointed with granite countertops and backsplash. Amenities include recessed lighting, central air and heat, and a grassy yard for al fresco dining and play year-round. You are mere minutes away from Occidental College, Downtown LA, Old Town Pasadena, and just a short hop to all York Blvd’s hotspots. Offered at $649,000.  Learn more about this deal

3847 W Avenue 42, Glassell Park, CA 90065
Listed by Joseph Aguilar •DRE #01392226 • Bright Avenue Realty

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Home with Views in Sierra Madre

This airy home is the ticket if you are thinking of settling in the tranquil Sierra Madre. The two-bedroom abode has a warm rustic vibe; wood accents abound and there are several patios with scenic views. Enter through a welcoming porch to find a ground-level holding laundry and kitchenette; ascend upstairs to a spacious living room with French doors flowing to a covered deck surrounded by lush greenery. The excellent location puts you near Mount Wilson Trailhead and Park and is only a short drive from many shopping and dining options. Getting to Downtown LA and Pasadena is a breeze. Offered at $699,900. Learn more about this deal

540 Mount Wilson Trl, Sierra Madre, CA 91024

Listed by THE MARK & AL TEAM •DRE #00914322 • CENTURY 21 MASTERS
Listed by ROBERT COFER •DRE #01947262 • CENTURY 21 MASTERS

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