Thursday, July 24, 2014

Home & History

Eastside Property: Geodesic dome life on Mt. Washington

MOUNT WASHINGTON — For those house hunters who are not into fussy Victorians, tiny bungalows or boxy Modernist homes, there’s this geodesic dome house on Rome Court that recently went up for sale.  Under this dome you will find three bedrooms, two baths and a some ... Read More »

Eastside Open House: A Weekend Guide To House Hunting

Eastside real estate homes

The weekend is once again upon us, bringing with it a variety of open houses from which to choose. Properties include a three-bedroom Highland Park Tudor and a three-bedroom, Mid-Century with sprawling yard in El Sereno.  Always check to make sure the open house has not ... Read More »

For Sale: Prime Silver Lake Duplex


608 Maltman Ave. | Map $600,000 | Property Website Great Off Market Investment Deal! _Two Fantastic 2 BR + 1BA Apartment Units _Prime Rental Location: Silver Lake nearby Cafecito Organico _Delivered 100% Vacant _Two Car Attached Garage _Open Floor Plans _Hardwood Flooring Throughout _Recessed Lighting _Washer/Dryer ... Read More »

For Sale: Enchanting Silver Lake home near reservoir


2724 Ivan Hill Terrace | $799,000 | Property Website Looking for a beautiful, peaceful and move-in ready home in Silver Lake’s Ivanhoe School district? Well, this is it! Built in 1937, this 2-bed/1- bath is filled with warmth and charm, featuring hardwood floors throughout, a lovely ... Read More »

Neighborhood Fixture: A family tragedy haunts the past of an Angeleno Heights grocery

The former Smookler Market in Angeleno Heights | Marni Epstein

ANGELENO HEIGHTS —  Angeleno Heights has played host to a great many neighborhood markets over the years, including one connected to a tragic family incident. The neighborhood’s small stores have included Bob’s Market, which has  been in business since 1926 (although under a different name and ... Read More »

Home Search: First-timers set realistic expectations in Montecito Heights


MONTECITO HEIGHTS - High up on a hill, a  two-bedroom Montecito Heights home welcomes would-be buyers with its panoramic views as well as the sight of a  dilapidated Victorian Mansion across the street.  Max, 32 and Miriam, 29, who are looking to purchase their first home, are ... Read More »

For Sale: Glassell Park Private Oasis


3157 Future St | $375,000 | Property Website Go ahead and cancel that gym membership! The stairs & garden terraces will keep (or make you!) fit & toned. This private oasis surely must be one of the original Mt. Washington hunting retreats where city gentry got away ... Read More »

For Sale: Echo Park Beauty – Now Reduced Price

1806 Ashmore Place, Los Angeles

1806 Ashmore Place | $539,900 | Property Website This exquisite Spanish style home exudes the perfect blend of charm and modern sophistication. It includes 2 bedrooms, 1 bath with its own private parking. This newly remolded beauty sits on a corner hill, providing the ideal location to ... Read More »

Just Listed: 2BD/2BA Property in Eagle Rock — Open House This Weekend


When it comes to rehabbed properties, the norm may not necessarily be what you’re looking for. And when you drive up to 4849 Ellenwood Dr in Eagle Rock, you’ll quickly realize this one is anything but the norm. Brazilian Teak (Cumaru) siding greets you at the ... Read More »

For Sale: PRICE REDUCED: Elysian Valley Creative Compound!


2715 Fruitdale St | Map 674,000 | Property Website OPEN HOUSE: July 13th 1-4pm! Motivated Seller!! Unique opportunity to own a 3 unit creative compound in prime Elysian Valley. An excellent live-work opportunity, the secluded property features two homes and a commercial studio, perfect for musicians, ... Read More »