2187 Golden Avenue

OPEN HOUSE – 2187 Golden Avenue

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OPEN HOUSE – Sun. (7/26) from 1-4 pm! Classic Spanish Beauty 2187 Golden Avenue, Wrigley Area, Long Beach CA Price Reduced!! Now offered at $470,000   Join us this Sunday, July 26th from 1-4 pm at our open house! Situated on a tree-lined street in the popular Wrigley neighborhood, this lovely red-tile roofed Spanish style home features hardwood floors, coved ceilings, beams and arches. You’ll love the flow from the front courtyard through to the living room and formal dining room. The kitchen has a charming vintage feel and a breakfast area with built-in cabinets. Both bedrooms are spacious, as …

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Long Beach Real Estate Market Update

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Long Beach Real Estate Market Heats Up Home sales were up and the supply of homes for sale continued to decline last month in Long Beach.  Homes that are priced well, show well and are effectively marketed are selling very quickly and multiple offers are becoming more and more common. Closed sales hit their highest peak in Long Beach last month since October 2014, with 223 single family homes sold. We expect even more closed sales in the months to come since pending sales spiked significantly last month, up to 264 from 170 the previous month.   New listings in …

788 Orizaba Avenue, Long Beach CA

788 Orizaba Avenue, Long Beach

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SOLD! 788 Orizaba Avenue is one of the handful of homes directly across from Rose Park, the circular park for which the surrounding historic district is named. This spacious home beautifully blends Craftsman architecture with modern amenities and style.   From the gleaming hardwood floors to the high-end light fixtures and updated bathrooms and kitchen, you’ll appreciate the attention to detail throughout. The large Craftsman-inspired kitchen has a rolling butcher block island, black quartz countertops and tons of storage. It’s a perfect spot to sit and sip your morning coffee. In addition to the amply sized living and dining rooms, …

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Why Buy A Home Now?

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If you’re a renter or a move-up buyer, you may be wondering, “Why buy a home now?”  or “Is now the best time to make a move?” In general, there are two factors that will impact the amount of house you can afford in your price range: home prices & mortgage rates. In both cases,  projected numbers point to now being a great time to buy. Let’s look at what the experts are predicting over the next twelve months for these two areas: PRICES Over 100 economists, real estate experts and investment & market strategists were recently polled as a part …

2121 E. 6th Street, Long Beach

2121 E 6th Street

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SOLD! Before even crossing the threshold of this one-of-a-kind Rose Park South Craftsman bungalow, you’ll be gently enveloped in the bamboo-shaded softscape and charmed instantly by the 100-plus years of heartwarming history of the four families who have called it home. Built in 1911, this home has been lovingly cared for and retains its original vintage architecture and accents in the main living areas combined with an award-winning luxe renovation, including a master bath imbued with the soft cadence of a custom fountain, a full-size Finnish sauna, an extra-deep jetted tub, heated stone floors, and a walk-in multi-head shower; a …

257 Euclid Avenue, Long Beach

257 Euclid Avenue

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SOLD! If you’ve been searching for peace and serenity, yet still want to be the “it” place for friends and family to gather, then look no further than this 1919 Craftsman bungalow in Belmont Heights sitting on a 5,423 sq. ft lot. Close to bustling 2nd Street in Belmont Shore, you’ll be transported to the dappled hills of Carmel when relaxing in the massive back yard shaded with magnificent trees and hundreds of gently bowing branches. Period architectural details like leaded glass, hardwood floors, crown and picture molding, and push-button light switches blend seamlessly with updated amenities, like a wood-paneled master …

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6201 E Marita Street

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SOLD! $17K More Than List Price in Less Than A Week! Situated on a prime corner lot in Los Altos and shaded by mature trees, this impressively updated home has everything you’re seeking – including a pool and a casita. Just past the slate-covered front steps is the front room, which has a fireplace and gleaming hardwood floors that continue through the rest of the home. A large peninsula with seating for four is a focal point of the recently remodeled kitchen, which features quartz counters, stainless steel appliances and new espresso colored cabinets. A long bar area with a wine refrigerator …

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Rose Park Offers Some Quaint Homes For Sale

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I bought my first home in the Rose Park neighborhood of Long Beach years ago and have been hooked on the area ever since then. I love helping home buyers and sellers in the Rose Park area and have now sold many of the homes in the area multiple times. Many home buyers my team and I have worked with over the years were like myself, stumbling upon the neighborhood after looking at homes in nearby, more expensive Belmont Heights. When I first began selling real estate in 1998, many Realtors weren’t familiar with the Rose Park neighborhood, but now it’s become …

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How to Buy a Home in a Seller’s Market

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Currently we’re in a seller’s real estate market in Long Beach and surrounding communities, meaning sellers have the upper hand and there is a low inventory of homes for buyers to choose from. Yet the currently low interest rates are appealing for buyers, many of whom want to purchase a home before prices climb much higher. As a result, buyers can encounter multiple offer situations and even bidding wars. Finding a home you love, making an offer on it and losing it to another buyer can be frustrating. And having that happen multiple times can be demoralizing and depressing. So …

5570 Cerritos Avenue, Long Beach CA

5570 Cerritos Ave

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  SOLD! Move-in ready starter home in a nice section of North Long Beach. This home offers gleaming hardwood floors and an open floor plan. You’ll appreciate the updated kitchen with tile floors and newer cabinets. All three bedrooms are generously sized. There’s a large fenced yard and a detached garage plus long driveway for plenty of parking. Close to shopping, library, public transportation and much more. Great opportunity! Property Map View Larger Map   Check out these other great listings in the surrounding area! North Long Beach Homes for Sale