img_6926

Discover Bluff Heights

shannonjones Buying a Home , Featured Articles , Historic Homes , Neighborhoods , Real Estate Leave a Comment

The Bluff Heights neighborhood of Long Beach is one of the city’s most vibrant older residential neighborhoods known for its lovely vintage homes and proximity to great shops and restaurants along with the beach. The area features predominantly Craftsman Bungalows constructed between 1910 and 1923, and also includes some Spanish Colonial Revival, Prairie Style, Colonial Revival, and Tudor homes built …

509 Temple Ave, Long Beach CA

Hot Historic Homes on the Market in Long Beach

shannonjones Featured Articles , Featured Properties , Historic Homes , long beach homes , Real Estate Leave a Comment

We’re big fans of historic homes. Not only do they have classic, vintage style, but they also feature the kind of early to mid century custom craftsmanship with details that would cost a fortune in the modern market. They’re landmarks, style icons, and they represent a distinctly Californian take on regional architecture. While they span multiple styles, eras, and design …

The Benefits of Buying a Historic Home

The Ins and Outs of Buying a Historic Home

shannonjones Buying a Home , Featured Articles , Historic Buildings , Historic Homes , Long Beach , long beach homes , Real Estate , Rose Park Leave a Comment

There are many advantages to buying a home in a designated historic district, including stability, style, and solid resale values.  Beyond that, there’s a personal investment in a certain aesthetic, becoming a caretaker for a piece of modern history, and enjoying a level of craftsmanship not commonly found in newer developments. There’s also a whole handful of considerations to catch up on before …

2300 East 5th Street, Long Beach

Open House in Rose Park South

shannonjones Architectural Styles , Events , Featured Articles , Long Beach , Real Estate , Rose Park , Rose Park Neighborhood Leave a Comment

Open House- 2300 E. 5th Street, Long Beach CA Saturday, 6/24 & Sunday 6/25, 1-4 pm Welcome to vintage charm, timeless style, and a great centralized location with this 2 bed, 1.5 bath Craftsman style bungalow in the historic Rose Park South neighborhood. Built in 1919, this home features hardwood flooring, period molding, decorative ceiling fans, and plantation style shutters. …