Monday, September 1, 2014

Monterey Hills stories, photos and more

Found in Hermon: Husky German Shepherd Mix

FOUND male Husky/Shepherd mix yesterday during the day in South Pasadena/Hermon/El Sereno/Highland Park area. on July 4. This guy was wandering in the street on Marmion Way by the park, Arroyo Seco, 110 fwy. Large male dog around 50 lbs, tan/white color unneutered, no collar, no ... Read More »

For Rent: Beautiful Condo for Lease


4295 Via Arbolada | $1,800/month | Property Website Are you looking for beautiful views of the City of Los Angeles, but want to be a short drive away from the hustle and bustle of the downtown city? This is the condo for you. Step out onto your ... Read More »

For Rent: Luxurious Pristine Condo w/Private Large Patio & Parking in Monterey Hills


4080 Via Marisol  |  $2,100/month  |  Property Website Check out what we have for you! Tastefully updated, pristine and luxirious condo with a massive private patio. Imagine sitting back and relaxing in the large living area that opens up to your own private outdoor space – ... Read More »

For Rent: Monterey Hills Condo with Balcony


4080 Via Marisol #330 | Map 1,995 | Property Website From The Rental Girl:  Santa came early this year! Check out what we have for you! Pristine, quiet and large condo with a private balcony and abundant closet space to store all your gifts, holiday outfits, ... Read More »

Eastside Property: Get ready to spend more for a Monterey Hills condo

It was not too long ago when the  condominium complexes of Monterey Hills had and ample supply of units priced in the $200,000 range.  But condos in that price range are becoming harder to find as asking prices above $300,000 become more common. In fact, last ... Read More »

Want to buy a shopping center? Commercial core of Hermon up for sale

When it comes to shopping in Hermon, the only real option is Monterey Plaza, a sleepy shopping center that anchors the “business district” for Hermon and the adjacent condo community of Monterey Hills. Now that entire 1960s-era  shopping center – where the new Fresco Community Market ... Read More »

Monterey Hills: The Eastside’s condo colony

For many aspiring home owners, especially those first-time buyers on a budget, the road to home ownership leads to the hilltop condo acropolis that is Monterey Hills. Here, in a master-planned community that would make the builders of Irvine and Valencia proud,  residents live in compounds ... Read More »

Storefront Report: New grocery store chain prepares to open first outlet in Hermon

The vacant supermarket in the Monterey Plaza shopping center had many Hermon and Monterey Hills residents lobbying for a Trader Joe’s or a Fresh & Easy to replace the former Double Savers market. Instead, they got a Fresco Community Market, which plans a “soft opening” as ... Read More »

Police provide more details on Monterey Hills home invasion robbery

The LAPD said early this morning that the Monday afternoon home invasion robbery in the 700 block of Fremont Villas Street – in which a Monterey Hills woman and her child were tied up by the robbers – appears to be a random act . Some ... Read More »

Dear Eastsider: Who is Budd Wiener and why is there a park named after him?

The name “Budd Wiener” is one that makes your inner fourth-grader giggle. It’s also the name of a tiny park that serves as the primary gathering space for Monterey Hills, a master-planned cluster of more than 1,700 condos and apartments that rest atop the hills between ... Read More »