If you cannot afford a prefab Venice home from architect Marmol Radziner, console yourself with this Echo Park rental, a Radziner & Associates-designed four-unit development at 1330 Quintero Street. What you get: A 900 square foot unit with an 150-square foot deck and proximity to Dodger Stadium. Prices range from $1,895-$1,995/a month.
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Description: "Designed by the award-winning architects Marmol Radziner + Associates, the Quintero Street Apartments offer a slice of cutting-edge modern design, extensive views, and natural living for rent just five minutes from Downtown Los Angels. Perched on a hill in Echo Park, the four-unit building encourages the modern ideal of Indoor-outdoor apartment living.
Each apartment has an open planned living space on the first floor and master suite on the second floor. Each level has a balcony with sliding glass doors that provide views from Downtown to Century City. The living spaces are all bathed in natural light from the full-height glass, while skylights above the shower illuminate the master bath. The apartments feature thoughtful detailing and modern materials, including exposed concrete floors, custom maple cabinetry, and stainless steel appliances. Each unit also has secured parking and internal washer-dryers. Located in walking distance to both Echo Park and Elysian Park, the Quintero Apartments are a convenient home base for Los Angeles living."