What does $1 million buy you?

What Does $1 Million Buy You?

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You’ve seen the home shows on TV, with gorgeous mansions that can be purchased for a song compared to our Southern California home prices. Here in the land of sunshine, we have a weather premium built into our prices. So what does $1 million actually buy you? Here’s a look by area:

Belmont Park, Long Beach:

Right across from award-winning Rogers Middle School and Lowell Elementary, you can purchase this two story home:

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Lakewood Village, Long Beach:

Further inland, in Lakewood Village, you’ll get a larger home on a larger lot for $1 million.

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University Park Estates, Long Beach:

In University Park Estates, sometimes referred to as “the hole,” you can purchase a pool home.

646 Margo Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90803 (MLS # BB15090504)

(all data current as of 9/26/2017)
Price $955,000
Beds 4
Baths 3 baths
Home size 3,147 sq ft
Lot Size 6,926 sqft
Days on Market 222
Status Sold
PRICE REDUCED!!! EZ to Show!!! BEAUTIFULLY STAGED!!! Prestigious University Park Estates!!! Devoted to the best of indoor outdoor living and entertaining. Walk up to the beautifully landscaped drought tolerant front yard with a beautiful etched glass door, pleasant warm and inviting living areas. The entry shows off the gorgeous formal living room, large windows high ceiling. The formal area with an abundance of natural light. A chef’s kitchen boasts gleaming tile counters, build-in refrigerator, large pantry. Family room, complete with separate seating areas and a cozy fireplace. Through the double doors continue to entertain outside with sparkling pool and Jacuzzi, putting green. Stunning master suite with a full bath and private balcony, 3 good size bedroom, one bed downstairs. A fabulous location close to award winning schools, walk to Cal State Long Beach, shopping, restaurants, beaches and freeways. T R E E H O U S E. P U T T I N G G R E E N. and more...

Property Type(s): Single Family

Last Updated 12/8/2015 Tract College Park Estates (CPS)
Year Built 1978 Community 37 - College/University Park E
Garage Spaces n/a County Los Angeles
Total Parking n/a

Location

Listing information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Read full disclaimer.

Listing provided by : Susanne Nagle, Homes for Happiness

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Bay Harbour, Long Beach:

Just over a million will buy you a home with a boat slip in the gated community of Bay Harbour.

We're sorry, but we couldn't find MLS # PW15096536 in our database. This property may be a new listing or possibly taken off the market. Please check back again.

Seal Beach:

For a million bucks in Seal Beach, you can buy a townhouse with a view of the San Gabriel River, or for a little more, you can have a 3 bedroom/2 bath home on “The Hill,” the area just north of Pacific Coast Highway.

327 Regatta Way, Seal Beach, CA 90740 (MLS # PW15121907)

(all data current as of 9/26/2017)
Price $965,000
Beds 2
Baths 3 baths
Home size 1,617 sq ft
Lot Size 1,742 sqft
Days on Market 149
Status Sold
Relax and enjoy the sunset from your serene back yard with a tranquil bubbling fountain overlooking the San Gabriel River and Los Alamitos Marina. Just one block to the beach and walking distance to quaint ‘Old Town” in Seal Beach. Recently remodeled beach cottage kitchen with Wood-Mode Brookhaven Cabinetry and Sea Foam Green granite countertop and peninsula with cushion close drawers and pendant lighting. Stainless Steel GE Café stove, overhead exhaust fan and Kitchen Aid appliances. Lots of storage including walk-in pantry. Built-in media center with Ceiling Speakers, and Recessed lighting throughout. Hardwood floors, sisal carpeting, Driftwood Plantation shutters and designer Benjamin Moore Paint complete the comfortable serene interior. Salt Water Pool, Spa and Rec room across the way for your summer parties. Two large Master bedrooms with en suite full bathrooms and fireplace in master bedroom with gas logs to warm you on chilly nights and spacious balcony with panoramic views of the Marina. Public tennis courts, backboard and park across the street. Original owner and waterfront units rarely come on the market.

Property Type(s): Single Family

Last Updated 11/2/2015 Tract River Beach (RB)
Year Built 1986 Community 1A - Seal Beach
Garage Spaces n/a County Orange
Total Parking n/a

Schools

School District Los Alamitos Unified

Location

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Listing provided by : Patricia Putnam, First Team Real Estate

(view all details for MLS #PW15121907)

We're sorry, but we couldn't find MLS # PW15133380 in our database. This property may be a new listing or possibly taken off the market. Please check back again.

Signal Hill:

You could buy a tenant-occupied, bank-owned house in Seal Beach for $1 million.

2749 East 21st Street, Signal Hill, CA 90755 (MLS # PW15142506)

(all data current as of 9/26/2017)
Price $790,000
Beds 4
Baths 4 baths
Home size 3,387 sq ft
Lot Size 6,446 sqft
Days on Market 97
Status Sold
Property is occupied and occupants are not to be disturbed or contacted under any circumstances. Interior inspections are not available and property is being sold as is. Property is sold through auction. Please contact the listing agent for bidding instructions.

Property Type(s): Single Family

Last Updated 10/7/2015 Tract
Year Built 2006 Community 8 - Signal Hill
Garage Spaces n/a County Los Angeles
Total Parking n/a

Location

Listing information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Read full disclaimer.

Listing provided by : Maria Zuniga, Carrington Real Estate Service

(view all details for MLS #PW15142506)

Lakewood:

In Lakewood for $1 million, you could buy a two-story brick Colonial home in the Lakewood Country Club area.

We're sorry, but we couldn't find MLS # RS15058821 in our database. This property may be a new listing or possibly taken off the market. Please check back again.

Rossmoor:

Just under $1 million in Rossmoor, you’ll get four bedrooms and highly esteemed schools. Look carefully for the pirate, though we’re not sure the sellers will include him.

We're sorry, but we couldn't find MLS # PW15024800 in our database. This property may be a new listing or possibly taken off the market. Please check back again.

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