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Here’s what $800K buys around LA

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See what that price buys in five Los Angeles neighborhoods

Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, where we explore what you can rent or buy for a certain dollar amount in various LA ’hoods. We’ve found five homes and condos within $10,000 of today’s price: $800,000.

Living room
Bedroom Photos by Steven Dewall, courtesy Robert Carey/Compass

Built in 1908, this classic bungalow in Highland Park has been neatly updated in recent years, but retains much of its historic character. The home has two bedrooms and two bathrooms, with 1,246 square feet of floor space. The living room has wood floors and vaulted ceilings, while the kitchen has been renovated with marble counters and stainless steel appliances. Sitting on a 5,601-square-foot lot, the house has an enclosed backyard and a detached garage. Asking price is $799,000.

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Living room
Dining room Photos by Chris Cournoyer, courtesy Poul Erik Norgaard, Tadashi Kondo/Movoto Real Estate

This Spanish-style residence in Long Beach is part of the city’s historic California Heights district, dotted with cottages and bungalows from the 1920s and ’30s. The 1,812-square-foot home was built in 1932 and boasts wood floors, arched ceilings, vintage casement windows, and an impressive living room fireplace. The house has four bedrooms and two bathrooms. It sits on a 5,977-square-foot lot with a detached studio and a two-car garage. Asking price is $799,000.

Barker Block
Bedroom Via Brian Han/FLS Investment

For a more urban lifestyle, check out this loft in the Arts District’s Barker Block complex. The spacious one-bedroom unit has high ceilings and an industrial vibe, with exposed ducts and wood beams original to the 1910 building. There’s also an open kitchen with newer appliances and in-unit laundry. Building amenities include storage and access to a rooftop deck with a hot tub. Asking price is $799,500, with HOA dues of $398 per month.

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Living room
Kitchen Photos by Susan Pickering, courtesy Tracy King, Keely Myres/Compass

A little north of Old Town is this handsome Pasadena residence, which sits on an 8,716-square-foot lot with a manicured front lawn and citrus trees. The 1,977-square-foot house has four bedrooms and two bathrooms. Interior features include wide windows and an updated kitchen, while the grounds around the house feature a back patio and a detached garage. Asking price is $799,000.

Front yard
Living room
Dining room Via Hilda Voskanian/Keller Williams

This 1927 Glendale home might need a bit of work but has nice bones. It includes three bedrooms and two bathrooms spread across 1,648 square feet of living space. The front door opens to an impressive, rounded entryway with high ceilings. The adjoining living room has a fireplace and arched wall niches. The house sits on a 5,757-square-foot lot with a detached garage. Asking price is $799,000.


Which home or condo around $800,000 would you choose?

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  • 24%
    Highland Park
    (394 votes)
  • 14%
    Long Beach
    (241 votes)
  • 7%
    Arts District
    (123 votes)
  • 45%
    (745 votes)
  • 8%
    (135 votes)
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