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1113 Beech Street, South Pasadena

Charming South Pasadena Spanish Bungalow 3 BR, 2 BA 1456 sqft  |  6887 sqft lot Listed at $1,050,000, Sold for $1,150,000   Warmth and character abound in this 1923 Spanish Bungalow, providing architectural detail, a brilliant layout, and a spacious yard with quaint hillside views. Welcomed by a charming front porch, a fireplace draws one […]

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629 N Marguerita Ave, Alhambra

  Character Alhambra Craftsman 4 BR, 2 BA 2225 sqft | 6730 sqft lot Listed at $890,500   Greeted by vibrant, sustainable landscaping and located in one-of-a-kind La Marguerita-Souders Tract, this 1912 Craftsman exudes warmth and character from the oversized front porch with bench swing to the gorgeous original woodwork, built-in fireplace bookcases and leaded […]

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1122 Avonoak Terrace, Glendale

1122 Avonoak Terrace, Glendale 3 BR, 3 BA 2594 sqft. Listed at $995,000, Sold for $1,205,000   Surprise in the Kitchen Drawer at a Glendale College Hills Home For nearly 40 years, this home supported a family through their professional lives, retirement, and even throughout the years of needing healthcare in the home…these are the […]

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August 2017 How to Maintain Good Credit

How to Maintain Good Credit

How to Maintain Good Credit.  No matter if you are buying for the first time or you are an experienced home owner simply wanting to refinance, it all begins with running a credit history.  One of the wonderful things about the lenders we use is that they are willing to take the time to counsel […]

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Worth the Wait: South Pasadena

Blending the beauty and grace of this turn-of-the century neighborhood with the convenience of being able to walk to South Pasadena’s schools, parks and downtown, this 1914 Craftsman Bungalow was worth the wait of nearly a year of making offers, exploring other suitable communities, and finally deciding to stay the course until the right home […]

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English Country Revival

1044 S. Arroyo Blvd, Pasadena Originally part of Busch Gardens in the historic Arroyo Seco, this stately E. M. Fowler designed English Country Revival was built in 1937, featuring magnificent leaded glass windows and dormers, mahogany floors, five bedrooms, four of which are en-suite. Step down into the magnificent living room, filled with light, and […]

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Quintessential Pasadena Bungalow

Warmth and character abound in this 1923 Craftsman bungalow, providing beautiful architectural detail, a brilliant layout, and seamless indoor-outdoor living. Welcomed by a charming front porch with peekaboo mountain views, a stunning camphor, and a wonderfully private yard, this home draws one into the spacious living room with brick fireplace, flanked by casement windows, complete […]

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Gorgeous Pasadena Home in One-of-a-Kind Daisy Villa Neighborhood

A rare Daisy Villa gem, this turnkey, character home exudes warmth & architectural detail throughout, providing an immaculate home in which extensive pre-inspections and all repairs and updates were completed prior to coming on the market. Welcomed by a 2-rocker front porch, one enters the formal living room, complete with inset, coved ceilings & stunning […]

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Bit of Arcadia’s History

A few months ago, we met some lovely people who kept describing their beautiful home at 17 Andrea Lanein Arcadia that had a prime location at the base of the San Gabriel foothills with a wonderful view looking south over the valley. For the past 25 years, this mid-century home, carefully designed and built by a […]

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LA Loft Living at Its Best

LA River adjacent Alta Lofts provide quintessential loft living, and here is a chance to live in one of the few 2-bedroom units that have come to market over the last three years. Housed in the beautiful 1925 Fuller Paint Company Warehouse, this unit was converted in 2011 with bright bedrooms facing the internal courtyard […]

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Moving On: Pristine 1914 Craftsman Ready for New Chapter

We all choose homes that suit our lives in the moment, and rarely people stumble upon a home that sustains our changing lifestyle for decades. This 1914 South Pasadena Craftsman graciously enriched the lives of a young family, and on its 100th birthday, it is ready to welcome new owners that will lovingly care for […]

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Stunning Georgian Colonial Estate in Pasadena

  1137 Parkview Avenue, Pasadena  •  Offered at $7,650,000                           One public open house: 5/8/14 10am-2 pm Living area: 8,644 SF (Measured)  | Lot size: 49,563 SF (Per Assessor)  |  5 Bedrooms   |  9 Bathrooms Nestled on more than an acre of flat bluff […]

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Endless Creativity Sparked by Highland Park Bungalow

A family’s canvas inside and out over the last sixteen years, this Highland Park gem is on the market. Stunning views from every window grace this one-of-a-kind bungalow, nestled in the hills north of York. An incredibly private property, this home provides a tranquil hilltop retreat, close to all amenities. Carefully updated and lovingly restored, […]

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Less Than a Month of Home Inventory

You probably know it’s a seller’s market. What the photo above means is that, in all surrounding neighborhoods, there is less than one month’s worth of homes to sell. In a balanced market there is six months of inventory, meaning it would take six months to sell all the homes on the market. The fact […]

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Who Designed LA?

We live in an architecturally rich community, starting in downtown LA and spreading outward.  Who designed LA?  In Pasadena, we hear much about Greene & Greene, Myron Hunt, and many other architects that have defined both the aesthetic and our lifestyle here.  But, what about downtown? The Maloney Group is sponsoring this upcoming lecture by author and […]

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California Bungalow Living Room

Closeness and proximity reign among the inhabitants of a California bungalow, which makes for a highly livable, intimate setting.  In the past year, I have marveled at the ability of our family to grow up and grow closer, neither outgrowing our bungalow, nor compromising our lifestyle. One of the primary focal points of our life […]

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