This landmark International Style early modern home by master architect Albert Frey is listed as one of the City's 100 most important buildings. Palm Springs Historic Site #100, its Class 1 designation means the property is eligible for significant property tax savings through the Mills Act. Frey’s only realized tract of single-family homes, Bel Vista stands in tribute to his mentor, Le Corbusier. Following a thoughtful and comprehensive restoration, integrity and authenticity abound in this early modern gem. Profiled in Atomic Ranch and photographed by Julius Shulman, Frey’s Bel Vista is an important part of Palm Springs’ architectural fabric. An abundance of windows and doors in common and private spaces create a heightened sense of indoor/outdoor living. It’s a light and bright showplace. Bakelite doorknobs, restored bathrooms to keen period detail, beautiful polished concrete, tile and cork floors, vintage lighting and original color palette bring its period of significance to life. Upgrades include en-suite MBR, newer pool/spa with wireless controls, 200amp service, energy-efficient laminated-glass doors and windows, new heat/AC in 2018 and an outdoor shower. Its grand 10,000sf lot – on land you own – is in famed Movie Colony East and complemented with open spaces, citrus trees and great views. Part of the City's architectural legacy, it’s quintessential Palm Springs. Enjoy power pole-free views, sweet sunrises and magnificent mountain vistas from your own Albert Frey.
Listing Courtesy of CRMLS / Deasy Penner Podley / Adam Bray-Ali
Pasadena Area Condominium
80 N Euclid Avenue 502 Pasadena, CA 91101
From unparalleled views of the iconic City Hall to its foundation deep in the City’s history, The Maryland is one of Pasadena’s most recognized residential buildings. Now, it presents your first opportunity in many years to live in the Pasadena Civic Center Historic District — listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Buildings of such noted architects as Bakewell and Brown, Julia Morgan, Myron Hunt, Sylvannus Marston, Garrett van Pelt and Reginald Johnson surround The Maryland. Built in 1926 and designed by architect Edward B. Rust, this beautiful condominium features an artfully renovated kitchen with top-of-the-line appliances, a stunning renovated bathroom, in-unit laundry, walls with arched ceiling-height windows, an on-site assigned parking space, a large planned closet and remarkable architecture and mountain views on three sides. Its 1,106 square feet of living space comes with Mills Act designation, giving the unit significantly reduced property taxes. The monthly HOA fee includes all utilities. All of this within blocks of great dining, movie theaters, the Pasadena Playhouse and Civic Auditorium, Old Town Pasadena, the Gold Line and so much more. Don't miss a rare opportunity to live in one of Pasadena’s most renowned buildings.
Enjoy the rich history of Pasadena in the heart of Linda Vista: El Mirador Ranch. A centerpiece of the area for nearly 100 years and resting on a large lot of more than 13,000sf is a magnificent 4-bedroom and 3-bath neo-classic main home designed by the noted firm of Marston, Van Pelt & Maybury. Atop the large two-story garage is an equally special 1-bedroom and 1-bath guest residence featuring treetop and mountain views and an artfully renovated kitchen and bath. Originally owned by George and Nellie Hoffman, the same family has lovingly cared for this unique estate for more than 50 years. Fronted by a grand formal porch, the remarkable home is replete with wonderful period details throughout. The main house features a large master suite, updated systems, central heat/AC, a robust EQ retrofit, a renovated kitchen, wonderful hardwood floors, two fireplaces, mountain views, a large 985sf basement and let's not forget a few “hidden” gems built into its architecture. The home’s rich past and authenticity are apparent in every room and reflect a quality and history that makes Pasadena such a special place to live. The over-sized garage features a great workspace, its own bathroom and a Tesla recharging station. Its park like, verdant grounds still nurture some of The Ranch's original avocado trees. The property may be eligible for Mills Act and its substantial tax savings. Don't miss this once in a lifetime opportunity to own one of Pasadena's most important historic properties.
Welcome home to Granite Park Place, Pasadena's premier condominium property. This two-bedroom, three-bathroom, north-facing outside, corner unit is light and bright. With windows on three sides and amazing mountain views from its 3 terraces, it is an entertainer's delight. It features a large, open floor plan, open gourmet kitchen with Viking appliances, a separate laundry room, 2 parking spaces, an extra storage room and so much more. The property's exceptional amenities include 24-hour staffing, a concierge, valet parking, pool and spa, a fitness room, library, wine arbor, private club room with kitchen and more. Just a short distance from South Lake Avenue and Cal Tech right in the heart of Pasadena.
Nestled in the heart of Pasadena's sought-after Linda Vista neighborhood, this richly detailed traditional home has been lovingly cared for by its current owners for more than 40 years. Resting on a quiet cul-de-sac and beautifully sited on a large lot of more than 10,000sf, the exterior details include worn brick, raked shingle siding, leaded glass, wood sash windows and updated electrical. Inside, the home is freshly painted, has wonderful refinished hardwood floors, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths plus a den all in nearly 2,000sf of living space. The large living room features an inviting fireplace; the renovated kitchen includes a breakfast area and a separate laundry room. Wonderful period details, central heat/AC. Don't miss this very special home and tremendous opportunity.French doors opening to a covered back patio with views to the property's fenced backyard and large, detached two-car garage. Don't miss this very special home and tremendous opportunity in one of Pasadena's cherished neighborhoods.
This serene 3 bedroom, 2 bath Mid-Century is located high in the foothills of Altadena.Come live above the crowd and experience a private, oasiswith skyline and valley views. Orange and blue sky evenings are plentiful and accentuate this homes relaxed California vibe.There is a 'wow factor' from the moment you enter the front door,from the sleek,contemporarywhite marble fireplace in the living room, the built in media cabinets below the large screen TV to thebeautifullytiled living room, family room, dining room and kitchen. The living areas flow seamlessly togetherwith natural light filling theopen floor plan through dual paned windows and glass entry doors. Here you will love to cook, dine, relax and entertain while enjoying twinkling light city views.The bedrooms have light wood floors, recessed lighting and custom window shades. The upscale bathrooms have newer tile, fixtures and a cool white, grey, and black color palette. The master bedroom boasts a large walk-in closet, and a picture window with mountain views. Its master bathroom has a glass shower enclosure with built in seat, with an additional hand wand shower. The luxury and beauty of this home is more than just cosmetic. The HVAC, Plumbing and Electrical were completed in 2014
Listing Courtesy of iTechMLS / Re/Max Arroyo Realty
Arcadia Area Single Family
235 Santa Rosa Road Arcadia, CA 91007
Opportunity knocks! This traditional mid-century pool/spa home in central Arcadia awaits the next owner's vision to transform it into their beautiful dream home. With three bedrooms, a den (easily convertible into forth bedroom), a large family room (with sauna), two baths and a large kitchen space that can easily be transformed into a cook's delight, hardwood floors and more. Let's not overlook the backyard, complete with a casita/pool room and a wonderful pool and spa! The home also has a two-car garage with great built-ins. All of this sitting on a large lot with mountain views, in a city with wonderful schools, that is close to great dining, shopping, entertaining and such amenities as the Santa Anita Racetrack, Los Angeles Country Arboretum and more. Bring your imagination and make your dream a reality - the possibilities are endless!
Designed by famed mid-century architect Richard Neutra and built by Stone-Fisher Homes, this secluded, gated modern classic will capture your heart. Set high above the city, its tranquil Zen gardens and sophisticated entry belie the wonder inside. From its dramatic stone fireplace and walls of glass, to an equally amazing Poggen Pohl kitchen, this home was designed with Southern California living in mind. With verdant or panoramic views from nearly every room, it is comprised of two bedrooms, two baths, a dramatic terrace and a very large living room / dining room / family room entertaining space with endless possibilities. Amazing views to the west and two tranquil outdoor gardens to the east make this sophisticated, private urban retreat an entertainer's delight. Recently painted inside
San Rafael Hills, is home to this craftsman style property with captivating views. Arts & Crafts elements throughout both main home and studio can be seen in rounded doors, tall windows, original stain glass & fireplace tiles from Batchelder era. Special features like a chef's kitchen with high-end stainless steel appliances and french doors, California closet dressing room, wrap-around, Ipe wood decks offering different city views make this an incredible home to live and entertain in. Studio was built in 2005 and has kitchenette, 3/4 bath, its own deck & views. Workshop, accessed via door off of one of the patios, has laundry area & another 3/4 bath. Other features include hardwood floors, recessed lighting, beautiful crafstman windows, tankless water heaters, copper plumbing, central air and heat. Mature fruit trees. An amazing property!
Listing Courtesy of iTechMLS / Pasadena Views Real Estate Team Inc.
Pasadena Area Single Family
1735 North El Molino Avenue Pasadena, CA 91104
This Craftsman style home is a superb example of vintage charm blended with plenty of modern touches. Features include a formal living room and dining room with amazing built-ins and French doors leading out to a wrap-around porch, gleaming hardwood floors, perfectly updated bathrooms, a state of the art gourmet kitchen with Viking stove, Limestone countertops and beautiful custom built period cabinets and a breakfast area. The upstairs is a loft style living quarter with its own bathroom and sitting room. The finished basement is currently being used as a family room with adjoining separate laundry and storage. The back yard and patio areas are beautifully done and perfect for entertaining. A truly spectacular home!
Listing Courtesy of iTechMLS / Pasadena
Palm Springs Area Single Family
2360 South Araby Drive Palm Springs, CA 92264
Nestled in one of Palm Springs' most unique, quiet settings. This secluded Araby Cove estate (on land you own) has the privacy one desires with all the amazing mountain and valley views Palm Springs can offer. Sited on a rugged hillside lot of more than 18,000sf, this sophisticated 2,700sf home will captivate the most discerning buyer: three bedroom suites - all with outdoor access, a step-down den suite with fireplace, a fifth bathroom, a large entertainer's kitchen, formal dining room with outdoor access and a saltwater pool and spa with panoramic views. The large master suite has a fireplace, walls of glass, French doors opening to the large, surrounding deck with a second spa, a large closet and a bathroom with one of the most incredible showers in the desert. Top this all off with a g
3 BRs + 3BAs in over 2,100 sf. Truly an amazing home in a neighborhood that is not to be missed, finished with a quality and style seen in much more expensive homes. From the moment you enter this sophisticated traditional, in one of Pasadena's friendliest neighborhoods, it becomes clear no detail was left behind. New gourmet kitchen. All new bathrooms. New roof. New windows. New HVAC. New 200-amp electrical. New landscape front and back. Refurbished fireplace. A central den and step-down breakfast room joining a dramatic new gourmet kitchen / great room are perfect for family gatherings and hold so many options. It's an entertainer's delight. A covered patio opens to a large backyard replete with mountain views. A new, luxurious master suite with stunning bath and extra large walk-in closet
Seller Motivated. Charm, Character and Pride of Ownership in this beautiful 1940's home in the trendy and sought-after Eagle Rock hills/Glassell Park neighborhood. Wide, sweeping views from picture windows and lots of privacy. Ideal family living and pet-friendly. Features are: hardwood floors throughout and new kitchen flooring, step-down living room, formal dining room, kitchen nook with built-in cabinets, pantry, washroom, large garage with electric garage-door opener and extra storage space, covered side patio and tranquil, fenced backyard, fire and carbon monoxide alarms and security bars, earthquake retrofitted and foundation bolted. Enjoy the old-time touches that include original tile work in kitchen and bathrooms, wainscoting and trim throughout and an ornamental fireplace. New im
Listing Courtesy of iTechMLS / Mcintire Commercial
Pasadena Area Single Family
950 Sinaloa Avenue Pasadena, CA 91104
Nestled in Pasadena's North Pasadena Heights landmark district, this adorable Spanish Eclectic charmer has been freshly painted inside and out and now awaits the next owner's finishing touches. From the interior spaces filled with natural light to its verdant grounds and garden areas, the property epitomizes Southern California's indoor/outdoor lifestyle. The three bedroom + den home features arched doorways, a rustic wood beam ceiling, two bathrooms, a living room with fireplace, a formal dining room with French Doors leading to a private gated and walled courtyard and so much more. The master suite features an abundance of windows a door to the garden outside and a large bathroom with a picture window that brings the outdoors in. A two-car garage and California basement complete the prop
Amazing price for an energy efficient Spanish in northeast Pasadena's Brigden Ranch. This quintessential Spanish sits on a road canopied by enchanting Chinese elms and features hand-carved beams, Batchelder tile, original hardwood floors, high, vaulted and coved ceilings, dramatic picture windows framing views of the San Gabriel Mountains, a formal dining room, kitchen and pantry with original built-ins and a nice California basement perfect for a wine cellar. Combine this with green elements including solar power (installed in 2005), dual-pane windows, a GPS-controlled sprinkler system, backyard herb garden and fruit trees and you begin to understand why this home has so much to offer. Two master bedroom suites - one built in 2000 featuring an upstairs loft with yet another mountain view
Thoughtfully renovated 1912 craftsman bungalow in the North Pasadena Heights Landmark District. This 3 BR + 1BA home in 1,082sf rests gracefully on a large 7,497sf lot on a wonderful tree-lined street. Its original details include working pocket doors, refinished hardware, built-in cabinets, high ceilings, hardwood floors, a partial basement and more. The complementary renovations include the kitchen with stainless steel appliances, central AC/heat, tankless water heater and copper plumbing, re-built wood-burning fireplace with gas, updated electrical, a two-car garage, gated and fenced yard with sprinklers and more. A separate laundry room includes the quality washer/dryer. This Pasadena classic has so much to offer buyers looking for that special, truly move-in-ready home.
If you’re looking for opportunity, affordability and value in Pasadena, this is it. Resting up from a wide street in a neighborhood of traditional homes, the 824sf, 2 bedroom / 1 bath home features many wonderful system upgrades: updated plumbing, a new water main from the street, newer windows, central heat/AC and more. Its renovated kitchen is open, bright and has a nice adjacent dining/den area that is great for gatherings and entertaining. The renovated bathroom features a large, glass-enclosed shower. Let’s not forget the nice, private backyard just waiting for your spring planting. And there’s a bonus 10’x12’ barn that’s great for all of your extra storage needs. The driveway accommodates four cars. Don’t miss this opportunity to live in Pasadena at an affordable price. Make this special home your own - just in time to watch the Rose Bowl fireworks from your new front yard.
Wonderful contemporary pool/spa home with nice mountain views from its large 10,454 sq ft lot with a park-like private backyard. It offers 3 bedrooms + 2 baths in 1,452 sq ft. Inside the front door, you are greeted by wonderful polished concrete floors and a vaulted ceiling, a renovated open kitchen with stainless steel appliances – the great room floor plan is open to a living room with fireplace. Both bathrooms are renovated and a great master suite features sliding glass doors opening to the large backyard with mountain views and the glistening pool and a soothing spa. Just blocks from all the great dinning, energy and opportunities of uptown Palm Springs! Current land lease runs to 2042 with an extension to 2067 in the final approval stages.
Your new home in Belmont Terrace awaits. This wonderful unit features 2 beds and 2 baths – both en suite with sliding-glass doors opening onto one of the largest, private patios in the building. The large living room features a brick fireplace, sliding-glass doors to the private patio, recessed lighting and plantation shutters. In addition to its updated kitchen and baths, separate laundry room, fresh paint throughout and new carpet, it is just blocks from great amenities, shopping, grocery, the 134 freeway and all the wonderful things downtown Glendale has to offer. The security building features low HOA dues, a nice pool and an outdoor BBQ area. This unit also comes with an additional storage unit and two side-by-side parking spaces. It’s move-in ready and just waiting for you to close escrow and enjoy everything the area has to offer.
Thoughtfully renovated, this light and bright shingled, transitional Victorian is loaded with charm and character. Right in the heart of the historic, hip and happening Highland Park district, it is adjacent to the Gold Line, one block from a weekly farmer's market, next to the fabulous shops and dining on Figueroa and just a few short minutes from downtown LA and Pasadena. With 4 BR + 1BA in 1,480sf on a nice 6,448sf lot, its details include 9' ceilings, new hardwood floors, fully functioning doors and windows, new kitchen with stainless steel appliances, central AC/heat, tankless water heater, copper plumbing, remodeled bathroom, a partial basement and more. The home also features a separate laundry room, a two-car garage, private gated, hedged and fenced front and back yards with sprink
Live your dream in this beautifully maintained, Tuscan-inspired villa in south Palm Springs. Inside the gated community of Pintura, the 1,622sf two-story home features an open living room with 10' ceilings, lots of windows and a custom-tile fireplace that is open to a large renovated kitchen. The open, great room design is wonderful for entertaining and leads to the walled and private backyard with its own pool/spa and mountain views. Additionally, 2 en-suite bedrooms upstairs, a den with its own magnificent mountain-view balcony, a third guest bathroom and a two-car garage complete the home’s offerings. Resting on fee land you own, its mountain views and private pool & spa in the backyard offer a respite from the hustle of daily life - yet its location is only moments away from numerous amenities, shopping opportunities, nightlife and more. It’s the perfect home or occasional Palm Springs weekend getaway.
Fully renovated Palmer and Krisel-designed Alexander in the original Sunmor Estates neighborhood of central Palm Springs. Built in 1958, the large 1,656sf mid-century modern gem - on fee land - has 3 bedrooms + a large forth bonus room with its own bath! The master suite, with another all-new bathroom, has great mountain views and direct backyard access. The all-new kitchen is open to a grand living room with vaulted ceilings, a trademark Alexander stone fireplace and a wall of glass with stunning mountain views! The large backyard features a re-built pool (new plaster, tile, coping, electrical and plumbing) and full mountain views. With new landscaping and automatic sprinklers front and back, the large 10,454sf property makes a great vacation rental to enjoy the Palm Springs life. Other det
Welcome home to a wonderful, renovated condo nestled in the hilltop community of Hudson Terrace in Monterey Hills. A wide, tree-lined entry welcomes you to the beautifully manicured complex in the central and serene hills between DTLA and Pasadena - there are even natural open spaces nearby. With a nicely renovated lobby to greet you, an elevator take you to the second floor, south-facing corner unit with just one shared wall. The light and bright condo features large windows in the bedrooms, living room and kitchen, a great balcony to enjoy and a large, central great room design for entertaining. The south-facing unit brings in lots of beautiful natural light. Its 2 beds and 2 baths - one en-suite - are large and renovated. There is lots of closet space and a side-by-side washer/dryer inside the unit. The resort-like setting of the complex also offers a nice pool/spa area, paddle tennis courts, gym and meeting room. The unit comes with 2 parking spaces and an extra storage space in the garage. Freeway close, the property is just minutes from downtown Los Angeles, County USC Medical Center, Old Pasadena, the hip and happening vibes of Highland Park and so much more! Don’t miss this great opportunity in a great location at a great price!
This wonderful home is resting on a sweet corner lot in the incredibly well maintained Palm Springs View Estates park in southeast Palm Springs. Affordable. Close to golf, stores and restaurants. Abutting the CVLink and nature trails. The two bedroom and two bathroom home features an additional central den plus a small office in its 1,580sf. The living room features sweeping views of the mountains to the south and west. The kitchen is open to the den and dining room. A separate laundry room comes with a washer and dryer – in fact, the home comes with all the appliances. Freshly painted outside, the home also features two swamp coolers, central heat/AC and so much more. The covered carport parking includes a GE 220A electric car charger. Outside, the private yard offers new fencing, a wonderful open flagstone patio, two covered patios and two large storage sheds. The “better than 55” community of Palm Springs View Estates is very well maintained with amenities including pools and spas, a dog park and a large nearby clubhouse featuring a kitchen and dining area, a game room with fireplace and a covered shuffleboard court.
From the moment you turn down its private drive, you’re entering someplace special. Nestled in the stunning South Palm Springs area of Indian Canyons, this elegant, large and fully renovated condo with wonderful outdoor spaces feels like a home. A gated entry welcomes you into your own walled, private courtyard with a self-filling fountain, flagstone walkway and beautiful views of the western mountains. Inside, it features 2 well-appointed and separated en-suite bedrooms + a den or third bedroom + an additional guest powder room, 11-foot ceilings, fireplace, travertine floors, plantation shutters, custom speaker system with individual controls, a wet bar, walls of glass and so much more. It truly is an entertainer’s delight. The large, renovated kitchen features newer stainless steel appliances, seating area w/ built-ins, walls of glass and sliding doors to two sweet covered patios, one with a retractable awning. With its three separate and unique outdoor spaces, it embodies the indoor/outdoor lifestyle Palm Springs is all about. The eastern patio, with more mountain views, opens to the lush verdant spaces of the manicured grounds and feels like your own private, expansive backyard - a glistening pool and spa are close by. Attached 2-car garage with built-in storage. The exclusive Canyon South enclave of only 19 units - on fee land you own – features pools, spas, tennis and very well maintained grounds. Welcome to your own desert paradise – an endearing retreat to call home.
Stunning mid-century modern view property nestled in the hills of Mount Washington, on a wonderful 11,280 sf park-like property. Completely renovated with meticulous attention to architectural detail. 3 BR + 1.5 bath, all-new kitchen with new appliances and all-new baths and a great room floor plan that opens on to a deck with striking views of the property's meandering paths and verdant grounds. The brand new master bath features an extra-large and open shower; two of the three bedrooms open on to yet another deck with enchanting treetop and hillside views. With wood beam / tongue and groove ceilings, new sustainable cork floors, new lighting and drought tolerant landscaping with automatic drip system - all set amidst a wooded sanctuary of mature trees and California Oaks with views from almost every window - this truly is a mid-century modern tree house. Mount Washington Elementary School District. Minutes from Pasadena, Silver Lake, Highland Park and downtown LA. Blocks Gold Line.