Sunday, April 23, 2017

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Market Watch: What are houses selling for in El Sereno?

El SERENO — During the last three months, the average sales price of all single-family homes sold in El Sereno, was $458,726, according to Redfin.com. The average home that was sold had 2.7 bedrooms, 1.7 baths and 1,206-square-feet of space. The average home lasted 40.7 days ... Read More »

For Sale: Stunning 3 Bed / 2 Bath Mid-Century Home in El Sereno

4307 Winchester Ave | $574,900 | Property Website This gorgeous mid-century home has been carefully restored and remodeled. The beautiful overhead wood beams and original hardwood floors have been refurbished to reawaken its original charm. Upon entering the home, you will notice the spacious open living ... Read More »

El Sereno meets to discuss Alhambra Avenue safety improvements

EL SERENO — City officials are exploring additional ways to improve safety along Alhambra Avenue, where a mother carrying her two-year-old child was killed crossing the street last month. The office of Councilman Jose Huizar has proposed transferring $10,000 in funds to help pay for preliminary ... Read More »

Woman killed crossing El Sereno street [updated]

El SERENO — A pedestrian was killed Wednesday evening after she was struck by a vehicle in the 5200 block of Alhambra Avenue, police said. There are conflicting reports about what happened. KTLA and others say that the crash that left a 30-year-old mother dead and ... Read More »

Large affordable housing project in the works for El Sereno

El SERENO — A developer is planning to build a 90-unit affordable housing project near Huntington Drive South and Soto Street, according to the city Planning Department. The four-story complex, which would rise next to an existing apartment development, is one of the single largest housing ... Read More »

Police search for murder suspect after El Sereno standoff

EL SERENO -- Police continue to search for a murder suspect this morning following an hours-long standoff that lead to the arrest of the suspect's cousin at an El Sereno home, reports NBC LA. The SWAT standoff to capture the suspected murder at the 4400 block of Maycrest Avenue started at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, said Officer Aareon Jefferson with LAPD media relations told The Eastsider. Read More »

Bulletin Board: Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Available

Submitted by  Cal State Los Angeles The Cal State LA Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is offering free income tax preparation services to individuals who make $54,000 or less and need assistance preparing and filing tax returns . Tax help will also be available for ... Read More »

For Sale: Excellent 4-unit opportunity in El Sereno

4931 Gambier St | $625,000 | Property Website A wonderful multi-unit property in El Sereno, 4 units, separately metered for gas & electric, conveniently located within blocks of public transportation, a short commute to DTLA & neighboring cities of South Pasadena & Pasadena. For more property ... Read More »