It’s a rare occasion when scenic location, historic architecture, and a massive amount of space – we are talking five bedrooms – are all found in one property, as is the case with this Pasadena charmer. Built in 1912, this Craftsman residence greets you with a gated front yard and a classic front porch. The character-rich interior provides a formal living, dining and family room, all detailed with moldings, built-in cabinets and large casement windows gathering the light. The kitchen has been modernized with white shaker cabinets and quartz countertops; the detached garage could be transformed into your private studio or home gym. The spacious home is offered at $699,000. Learn more about this deal.
1191 N Summit Ave, Pasadena, CA 91103 Listed by Michael Bell • DRE #01164731 • Sotheby’s International Realty, Inc.
Calling all Mid-Century Modern fans – this stunning home was designed by renowned Edward Fickett, the architect of Dodger Stadium! The graceful post-and-beam construction in Reseda provides an open plan and abundant light pouring through the expansive walls of glass. The tranquil location on a quiet street and three roomy bedrooms make it easy to work from home and unwind afterward. The private yard is iconic California with fruit-bearing citrus trees and a breezy patio; modern upgrades include Nest and Ring smart home features and solar panels. Last, but not least, the residence has an impressive history: It is a part of the Meadowlark Park tract, which won the Practical Builder Oscar award at the National Home Builders Association in 1953. Swoon! Offered at $685,000. Learn more about this deal.
Listed by Carle Hallen | New Hope Realty, Inc. 17970 Hatton St, Reseda, CA 91335
We love a good loft, and this airy, chic residence is a picture-perfect example of elevated loft-living. Built in the 1930’s, the Alta Lofts were reimagined for the modern-day by Brooks + Scarpa AIA with respect to the original design. Unit 512 is a gorgeous space, providing a mesmerizing west-facing panorama of Elysian Park, DTLA and beyond. The open floor plan provides an expansive living space with room for a work station/home office, and two airy bedrooms. There is a modern kitchen, impressive built-ins, roll-up doors of glass, lots of natural light, and polished concrete floors. The outdoors are yours to enjoy with a wrap-around patio, and the recreation along the LA River is nearby, as are the dining/takeout options in Highland Park and Eagle Rock. Offered at $625,000. Learn more about this deal.
200 N San Fernando Rd #512Los Angeles, CA 90031 Listed by Jen Neumeister •DRE #02035256 • SHOREWOOD REALTORS
Love finding deals in Highland Park – the neighborhood is vibrant and the community is warm. This two-bedroom abode is bright and spacious, with a sensible layout and a sweet eat-in kitchen featuring stainless steel appliances. The home feels private and serene with redwood fencing all around, and dining is a pleasure beneath the picturesque palm trees. You are just minutes from the verdant grounds and bike paths of the Arroyo Seco area, yet the outdoors begin at your front door with a bevy of fruit trees and a cozy rear deck. Offered at $679,000. Learn more about this deal.
5901 Benner St. Los Angeles, CA 90042 Listed by Caroline Roa Luat Young •DRE #01439981 • Sotheby’s International Realty
A home that welcomes you with roses, just moments from the Chandler Bikeway – what a wonderful find in Burbank. The residence boasts an open-plan living space with lots of natural light; the kitchen was renovated recently and features quartz countertops, new cabinetry, and newer appliances. Two bedrooms offer a peaceful space for repose and a home office if needed. The outdoor space begins with a gated front yard and continues with a covered side patio in the rear, plus a side yard – a wonderfully versatile environment for dining, play, and lounging pursuits. The detached garage provides parking and storage. Retail, dining and take-out options are plentiful nearby along Magnolia Blvd. Offered at $699,000. Learn more about this deal.
Nestled behind a fence in Virgil Village, this light-filled bungalow resonates with bohemian spirit and vintage charm. The residence enjoys an open floor plan that features original details – we love the arched pass-throughs, hardwood floors, and the retro-style appliances in the cozy kitchen. Two bright bedrooms provide the space you need for your work-from-home set-up. The front patio is a private setting for al fresco dining, and you are mere blocks away from everything great along Sunset Junction, with Los Feliz Village, Franklin Village, Virgil Village, and the metro, nearby. Offered at $625,000. Learn more about this deal.
1211 Lyman Pl. Los Angeles, CA 90029 Listed by Sarah Jackson •DRE #01982047 • Compass
As seen on HGTV: This adorable Craftsman Bungalow, tastefully renovated and nestled on a hill in Highland Park, has us utterly charmed. The setting is lush, with oversized cacti greeting you as you near the leaded glass front door. Painted a gorgeous deep blue, the living room features double-paned windows and hardwood floors. There is a lovely bright bedroom and a fully remodeled bathroom. The spacious, eat-in kitchen with a gas range provides plenty of storage, with additional charm provided by stone countertops and French doors leading to the back patio and garden. All the Highland Park favorites are just a short dash away. Offered at $589,000. Learn more about this deal.
740 S Avenue 60 Los Angeles, CA 90042 Listed by Deirdre Salomone •DRE #01325829 • Keller Williams Realty Los Feliz Listed by Sasha Wingate •DRE #02112062 • Keller Williams Realty Los Feliz
There is something inherently relaxing about Altadena – its quiet streets and closeness to nature conjure up all the idyllic vibes we need right now. This bright two-bedroom residence is a nice opportunity to get into the neighborhood: the home is conveniently located close to the hiking trails and Old Town Pasadena. The open-plan layout impresses with hardwood floors and large windows, and there is a nicely updated kitchen with quartz countertops, plus fresh exterior and interior paint. The outdoor spaces include a classic front porch and your very own hot tub in the private backyard; the detached garage could be reconfigured into your studio or home office. Offered at $599,000. Learn more about this deal.
2124 Alta Pasa Dr, Altadena, CA 91001 Listed by Jeffrey Salcido •DRE #01873951 • COMPASS Listed by Cynthia Salcido •DRE #01221557 • COMPASS
Tastefully renovated yet still channeling the coveted Spanish style, this El Sereno residence is a lovely find in a tranquil neighborhood. Expansive open-plan layout plan features windows with character-appropriate shutters creating a lovely interplay of light and shadow; hard surface flooring flows underfoot. There are two bedrooms and a second-level space for your office when you work from home. The yard is a relaxing environment with options of dining and relaxing on the lower-level concrete patio and a beautifully-constructed upper deck taking in the hilltop views. The large slope area is your space to explore gardening and horticulture ideas, and newer fencing provides privacy. Offered at $699,900. Learn more about this deal.
Listed by Karen Ulloa •DRE #01395066 • Redfin Corporation 3140 Budau AveLos Angeles, CA 90032
Situated in idyllic Pasadena, this spacious, recently updated condo with no shared walls provides three bright bedrooms and a sense of privacy. Tucked away in the back of the lushly landscaped Orange Grove Gardens complex, the home provides an airy layout with large windows and glass sliders. Three bedrooms make it easy to designate a work-from-home office, and both bathrooms have been renovated with style. The great location puts you close to the many dining/takeout and shopping options in Old Pasadena; your grocery run is a breeze with Trader Joe’s just around the corner. Offered at $529,000. Learn more about this deal.
703 E Orange Grove Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91104 Listed by Lani Gall •DRE #01345583 • LG Realty & Associates, Inc.