This well-preserved Victorian is perched above the street with a long driveway and a large back yard in historic Boyle Heights. The two-bedroom residence greets you with a classic front porch – inside find wonderful bones and abundant period details including ornate moldings, sunny bay windows picture windows, and arched pass-throughs. The spacious basement could be adapted to your workshop or studio. The large yard provides a patio for outdoor repasts, a space for your garden, and a playground. Offered at $689,000. Learn more about this deal.
1411 Pleasant Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90033 Listed by Young Ok Lee •DRE #00667613 • Keller Williams Palos Verdes Listed by Hae Ja Cheung •DRE #01197191 • SBA Group
When home and its street name are a perfect match: Perched on the hilly Rosebud street, this sunny pastoral cabin feels like a secluded oasis of calm in the city. Included in the sale is the adjacent undeveloped lot – for your future rose garden or a new build. The two-bedroom home features large windows throughout; the living room impresses with open beamed wood ceilings, floor to ceiling glass, and a free-standing fireplace. There is a bright kitchen, and the ample patio space is a choice location for breakfast, lunch, or dinner while taking in the pink bougainvillea, gently sloping Verdugo Hills, and sometimes snow-capped San Gabriel Mountains. The area brings together trends and nature – local dining and nightlife spots are within close reach, as are the inspiring hiking trails weaving through the parkland. Offered at $649,000. Learn more about this deal.
1903 Rosebud Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90039 Listed by Aaron Klapper •DRE #01409532 • Strand Hill Christies International Real EstateRedfin
Perched on a large lot surrounded by trees, this quaint Altadena home provides scenic views of the mountains. The two-bedroom residence was built in 1921, with its original character very much extant – a bit of TLC would make it into your dream home. The light-filled layout impresses with period details including a mantled fireplace, elegant built-ins, and arched accents. The kitchen has a large pantry cabinet and hardwood floors flow throughout. The large backyard is spacious and serene, just the spot for your private oasis where you can relax or tend to your future garden. The storage shed can function as an outdoor workshop, and there is ample parking for several cars. The hiking and biking mountain trails are nearby. Offered at $575,999. Learn more about this deal.
Listed by Jean Sehic •DRE #01749838 • Century 21 3000 Glenrose Ave. Altadena, CA 91001
This Pasadena cottage is so idyllic, it’s hard to believe it’s quite real! The rustic charm is all there, fortuitously coinciding with the modern conveniences that make life pleasant. The beautiful living room features an open wood-beamed ceiling and an elegant fireplace, and outdoor flow is effortless with French doors that open up to the courtyard. There are two bedrooms; the outdoors are a bliss with mature orange trees and plenty of space to build your own vegetable garden. The attached garage space could easily be converted to your new workspace, gym or studio. Offered at $650,000. Learn more about this deal.
731 Sinaloa AvePasadena, CA 91104 Listed by Juliana Maziarz • DRE #01873212 • Southern California Homes Inc
Boyle Heights has a long and storied history and this updated bungalow is a perfect home to get into this up-and-coming neighborhood. The two-bedroom home has nice curb appeal and a comfortable layout: the spacious living room features a decorative fireplace and an open dining room is bathed in natural light. The kitchen has been renovated and outfitted with stainless steel appliances and designer tile flooring, and there is plenty of room for an island or breakfast table; hardwood floors flow throughout. Working from home is easy with a detached studio with vaulted ceilings – your ideal home office or studio. The large wood deck with treetop views and a backdrop of downtown skyscrapers and a spacious yard dotted with fruit trees is an idyllic location for dining al fresco and relaxing. Offered at $529,000. Learn more about this deal.
Listed by Armen Sarkissian •DRE #01242603 • Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties 965 Camulos St. Los Angeles, CA 90023
Set in utmost privacy on a quiet hillside street in popular Glassell Park, this light-filled abode comes with a lovely perch for enjoying the glorious views of treetops and mountains. The home greets you with drought-tolerant landscaping in the surround of pine trees; inside find wood floors, an open layout, and an updated kitchen with stylish cabinetry and stainless appliances. The folding wall system offers versatility in the use of space, and French doors create an easy flow to the airy deck and lounging patio with lovely vistas. The two-bedroom residence has a laundry room providing extra storage; a bonus detached structure with its own sun deck creates a perfect work-from-home environment or studio. Offered at $699,000. Learn more about this deal.
Listed by Peter Lorimer •DRE #01479846 • PLG Estates 3415 Cazador St. Los Angeles, CA 90065
Hidden on a lush winding street, this Mt. Washington retreat is an enchanting find. Providing what this tranquil area does best – a feeling of seclusion in nature, this one-bedroom property has lovely character throughout the stylishly remodeled open layout. The updated kitchen impresses with soapstone counters, and there is a marble-tiled bathroom with a walk-in shower. Additional highlights include wood floors and a brick fireplace. The second-floor bedroom is full of light and has tall vaulted ceilings. The spacious yard accommodates outdoor dining and exercise. The great location is close to many Highland Park restaurants, bars, and shops and it’s easy access to the 2, 5 and 110 freeways. Offered at $599,000. Learn more about this deal.
Listed by Lauren Reichenberg • DRE #01415570 • Compass 1228 Cliff Dr. Los Angeles, CA 90065
Surrounded by greenery, this lovely Spanish-style abode offers lots of character and a peaceful location in the Emery Park Hills tract of Alhambra. On the market for the first time in fifty years, the home has been lovingly maintained, resonating with comfort and serenity. The living room is awash in natural sunlight, boasting stained glass windows and beautiful wood floors with mahogany inlay. The sweet breakfast room is a delightful spot to start your day, and there is an airy bedroom with ample closet space. Enjoy the fresh air on your patio as you dine or relax al fresco. Great location has a Walkscore of 84 and is close to several markets and takeout options. Offered at $499,000. Learn more about this deal.
226 Winchester Ave Alhambra, CA 91801 Listed by Jenny Lin •DRE #01383084 • Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties
Craftsman Bungalows are one of the most coveted historic styles, and this 1908 charmer comes beautifully maintained, set on an idyllic street in Altadena. The light-filled traditional floor plan offers a formal living and dining boasting a wealth of period details including a brick fireplace, hardwood floors, crown moldings, high ceilings and large picture windows. There are two bright bedrooms and access is seamless to the tranquil, beautifully landscaped yard dotted with fruit trees and a private patio for dining al fresco. Amazing location puts you just minutes away from Farnsworth Park and close to many markets and takeout options. Offered at $649,000. Learn more about this deal.
Listed by Shereen Kelly •DRE #00927323 • Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties 3158 Santa Anita AveAltadena, CA 91001
A sweet find in Alhambra – we love the historic Midwick Tract area – this 1950’s Traditional provides space and character on a tranquil tree-lined street. The comfortable, spacious layout includes a living room with a fireplace and a bright kitchen. Three bedrooms provide the space for family needs and a designation of a home office. Front lawn and spacious back yard have been beautifully maintained, and there is a convenient indoor laundry room and a two-car garage. Grocery run is effortless with several options within blocks from your home, and access is easy to Pasadena and Downtown Los Angeles. Offered at $688,000. Learn more about this deal.
2404 Snead Dr. Alhambra, CA 91803 Listed by MONICA DIAZ •DRE #01293082 • EXP REALTY OF CALIFORNIA