Alhambra, CA Real Estate News

By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Alhambra CA Emery Park Homes For Sale and Market Update This is a market update of homes for sale, in escrow and sold in the Emery Park neighborhood in the city of Alhambra.   I will share sales information from 2012 through 2015.  Statistical information is from our local multiple listing service(mls) and may not include all transactions. Emery Park is a historic neighborhood in the city of Alhambra in the West San Gabriel Valley of Los Angeles County.  For purposes of this report I am using the following boundaries for the Emery Park neighborhood:  south of Main Street, east of Fremont Avenue, Concord Avenue on the south and the city’s border with the city of Los Angeles as the western border.   Construction in Emery Park began in the 1920s and you will find character homes along with...
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By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Alhambra CA Bean Tract Homes For Sale and Recent Market Trends This is a real estate market report for the Bean Tract neighborhood in the city of Alhambra.  Statistical information has been gathered from our local mutiple listing service (mls) and may not include all transactions in the neighborhood.  The Bean Tract name can be traced back to landowner Jacob Bean and the area was formerly farmland before being developed in the late 1930s and early 1940s.   The location borders the cities of San Marino and South Pasadena in the northernmost portion ofAlhambra which as a city boasts 84,577 residents(US census estimate 2010). The boundaries of the Bean Tract are Huntington Drive(north), Granada Avenue(east), Alhambra Road(south) and Novelda Road(west).    The homes are primarily single lev...
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By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Are There Any Homes For Sale in Alhambra CA Bean Tract?This is a look at real estate sales activity for the Bean Tract including homes for sale, in escrow and sales for the first nine months of 2015.   Statistical information is from our local multiple listing service(mls) and may not include all transactions in the North Alhambra(zip code 91801) neighborhood. The general boundaries of the neighborhood are Huntington Drive(north), Granada Avenue(east), Alhambra Road(south) and Novelda Road(west).    It is located adjacent to the cities of San Marino and South Pasadena and is comprised of mostly single level and some two story homes primarily built in the 1940s.    Turnover of homes in this popular North Alhambra neighborhood has traditionally been low and long-term homeowners are quite ...
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By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Emery Park Homes in Alhambra CA For Sale and Market Update This is a recap of Emery Park and Emery Park Hills homes for sale along with market activity through the first nine months of 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 2014.    All statistical information is from our local multiple listing service(mls) and may not include all transactions in the neighborhood. Emery Park is a historic neighborhood in the city of Alhambra in the West San Gabriel Valley within Los Angeles County. For purposes of this report, the boundaries for the two neighborhoods I am using are homes south of Main Street, north of Concord Avenue between Fremont Avenue to Alhambra’s border with the city of Los Angeles.    The area is close to Main Street shopping, dining and entertainment as well as popular Val...
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By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Alhambra CA Huntington Granada Condos 1225 N Granada Ave Market Update This is a market update of the Huntington Granada condominium complex located at 1225 North Granada Avenue in Alhambra. Statistical information in this update has been gathered from our local multiple listing service(mls) and may not include all transactions.  Located at the southwest corner of Granada Avenue and Huntington Drive, the complex is adjacent to the cities of San Marino and South Pasadena.  This ideal location(it is a part of Alhambra zip code 91801) is a popular choice at a relatively affordable price. The complex was built in 1965 and the 47 one level residences have a definite single family home feel.  Indoor-outdoor living is an important component of the two and three bedroom/two bath floor plans whi...
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By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Alhambra CA Bean Tract Homes For Sale and 2015 Mid-Year Update This is a recap of homes for sale along with market activity for the first six months of 2015 for the Bean Tract community in the city of Alhambra.  The Bean Tract name(okay, it’s more than a bit unusual name, right?) can be traced back to Jacob Bean.   The area was formerly farmland before being developed in the late 1930s/early 1940s.  The location borders the cities of San Marino and South Pasadena in the northernmost portion of Alhambra which as a city boasts 84,577 residents(US census estimate 2010). The boundaries of the Bean Tract are Huntington Drive(north), Granada Avenue(east), Alhambra Road(south) and Novelda Road(west).   It is a part of Alhambra zip code 91801. The homes are primarily single level but there are ...
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By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Alhambra CA Emery Park Homes For Sale and Mid-Year 2015 Update This is a recap of Emery Park homes for sale, in escrow and sold in the first six months of 2015 with a comparison to sales in the same January through June time period in 2014.  Statistical information is from our local multiple listing service(mls) and may not include all transactions. Emery Park is a historic neighborhood in the city of Alhambra in the West San Gabriel Valley of Los Angeles County and has an estimated population of 84,577.  For purposes of this report I am using the following boundaries for the Emery Park neighborhood:  south of Main Street, east of Fremont Avenue, Concord Avenue on the south and the city’s border with the city of Los Angeles as the western border.    Construction in Emery Park began in t...
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3 BDR 2 BATH HOME WITH A LARGE FAMILY ROOM THAT COULD BE USED AS A FOURTH BEDROOM SINCE IT DOES HAVE A CLOSET, ITS OWN ENTRANCE AND FIREPLACE.THIS DOES NEED COMPLETE UPDATING, HAS HARDWOOD FLOORS IN THE LIVING ROOM, DINING, AND TWO FRONT BEDROOMS.NICE LANDSCAPE IN FRONT AND BACKACROSS FROM MARGUERITA SCHOOL1708 S MARGUERITA AVE, ALHAMBRA; CLOSE TO MONTEREY PARK
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By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Alhambra CA Emery Park Homes For Sale and First Quarter 2015 Market Update Emery Park is a historic Alhambra neighborhood and this is a market update of homes currently for sale, in escrow and sold in the first quarter of 2015.  Statistical information in this report has been gathered from our local multiple listing service(mls). For purposes of this report, I extend the boundaries just slightly of what is traditionally thought of as Emery Park:  South of Main Street, west of Fremont Avenue, Concord as the southern border and the Alhambra/Los Angeles city limit on the west.   Emery Park has tremendous architectural diversity with character and traditional style homes on its leafy tree-lined streets.  North of Poplar Boulevard in the hills you will often find more modern(and larger) home...
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By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Alhambra CA Bean Tract Homes for Sale and First Quarter 2015 Market Update This is a recap of Bean Tract homes for sale along with a market update for the first quarter of 2015 for the North Alhambra neighborhood. Statistical information is from our local multiple listing service(mls) and may not include all transactions. The general boundaries of the Alhambra neighborhood are Huntington Drive(north), Granada Avenue(east), Alhambra Road(south) and Novelda Road(west).   It is located adjacent to the cities of San Marino and South Pasadena and is comprised of single level and two story homes primarily built in the 1940s.    Turnover of homes in the neighborhood has traditionally been low and long-term homeowners are quite common.    Shopping, dining, entertainment, recreation and culture ...
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By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Alhambra CA Emery Park Homes For Sale and Market Recap   This is a recap of Emery Park homes for sale along with market activity for 2014 with a comparison to 2012 and 2013.   All statistical information is from our local multiple listing service(mls) as of January 19, 2015.      Emery Park is a historic neighborhood in the city of Alhambra. For purposes of this report, the general boundaries I am using are homes south of Main Street, north of Concord Avenue between Fremont Avenue to Alhambra’s border with the city of Los Angeles.      The area is close to Main Street shopping, dining and entertainment as well as popular Valley Boulevard. Transportation is convenient with access to multiple freeways.  It is located just east of Downtown Los Angeles.   The Emery Park neighborhood can tra...
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By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Alhambra CA Bean Tract Homes For Sale and 2014 Market Update   This is a summary of homes for sale along with market activity for the Bean Tract community in the city of Alhambra.  The Bean Tract name(okay, it’s more than a bit unusual name, right?) can be traced back to Jacob Bean.   The area was formerly farmland before being developed in the late 1930s/early 1940s.  The location borders the cities of San Marino and South Pasadena in the northernmost portion of Alhambra which as a city boasts 84,577 residents(US census estimate 2010).   The boundaries of the Bean Tract are Huntington Drive(north), Granada Avenue(east), Alhambra Road(south) and Novelda Road(west).   The homes are primarily single level but there are two story residences as well.   The tree-lined streets beckon images o...
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By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Alhambra CA | Emery Park Homes For Sale and Market Update Sept 2014   Emery Park is a historic Alhambra neighborhood and this is a recap of homes for sale, in escrow and sold so far in 2014.  All statistical information is sourced from our local multiple listing service(mls) as of September 30, 2014.     For purposes of this report, I extend the boundaries just slightly of what is traditionally thought of as Emery Park:  South of Main Street, west of Fremont Avenue, Concord as the southern border and the Alhambra/Los Angeles city limit on the west.     Emery Park has tremendous architectural diversity with character and traditional style homes on leafy tree-lined streets.  North of Poplar Boulevard in the hills you will find more modern(and larger) homes which can offer some nice views....
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By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Alhambra CA - Bean Tract Homes for Sale|Market Update - September 2014     This is a recap of Bean Tract homes for sale along with a sales update year-to-date 2014 with a comparison to full year 2013 for the popular North Alhambra neighborhood.  Statistical information is from our local multiple listing service(mls) as of September 14, 2014. Please check with me for the latest and most up-to-date neighborhood information.   The boundaries of the Alhambra neighborhood are Huntington Drive(north), Granada Avenue(east), Alhambra Road(south) and Novelda Road(west).   Located adjacent to the cities of San Marino and South Pasadena, this popular Alhambra neighborhood is comprised of single level and two story homes generally built in the 1940s and later.        Turnover of homes in the neighb...
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By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Alhambra CA Emery Park Home JUST SOLD 3212 Poplar Blvd Represented Buyers     It was Wednesday, July 23, 2014 and I deliver the news every buyer loves….   Congratulations!   You are now the owner of your new home.   It’s especially great when the news is delivered to first time homebuyers.   JUST SOLD   3212 Poplar Boulevard     Historic Emery Park neighborhood in Alhambra   This three bedroom circa 1941 Traditional home features approximately 1301 square feet plus another estimated 300 square bonus area.   The leafy tree-lined streets of Emery Park feature character homes and the area is convenient to shopping dining, entertainment and recreation plus access to multiple freeways.      Of course, the Alhambra real estate market is still very much a Sellers’ Market and there were multipl...
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By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Alhambra CA Emery Park Homes for Sale and 1st Half 2014 Market Update   This is a recap of Emery Park homes for sale and a summary of sales activity so far in 2014.  Statistical information used in this report is from our local multiple listing service(mls) as of July 3, 2014.      Emery Park is a historic Alhambra neighborhood.  For purposes of this real estate update the boundaries are south of Main Street, west of Fremont Avenue to the city border and Concord Avenue on the south.   Emery Park has its roots as a neighborhood to the 1920s.  Today you will find character homes (particularly Spanish and Traditional style homes) along with traditional homes on leafy tree-lined streets.  There are also more modern(and larger) homes in the hills which often offer some incredible views.   Tu...
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By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Alhambra CA Huntington Granada Condos at 1225 N Granada Ave For Sale         This is a market update of the Huntington Granada condominium complex located at 1225 North Granada Avenue in Alhambra.       Located at the southwest corner of Granada Avenue and Huntington Drive, is located across the street from San Marino and is adjacent to the city of South Pasadena. This ideal location is a popular choice at a relatively affordable price.       The complex was built in 1965 and the 47 one level residences have a definite  single family home feel.    Indoor-outdoor living is an important component of the two and three bedroom/ two bath floor plans which feature patios and interior atriums.       Other noteworthy features include: walls of glass, fireplaces, vaulted ceilings in some units, ...
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By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Alhambra CA - 1000 Westmont Drive Just SOLD Multiple Offers   Just SOLD   1000 Westmont Drive       Popular Emery Park Neighborhood Character Homes and Tree-Lined Streets   Circa 1938 Traditional Home   Three Bedrooms, Two Baths   Approximately 1238 square feet of living     List Price $538,000 SOLD Price $565,000   Eight Offers Received   Priced-Well     Properly Presented    Easy To Show/Easy To Sell   Seller Disclosures Ready For Buyers To Review Prior To Offer Submission   Home Inspections Completed Prior To Property Coming On The Market For Sale   Multiple Open House and Broker Caravan Marketing Events   If You Would Like To Know More About Maximizing Your Net Proceeds In This Highly Competitive Times, Contact Me At 818.516.4393 Cell or michael.jacobs@coldwellbanker.com. Check home...
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By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Alhambra CA - 1000 Westmont Drive Traditional Home in Emery Park Area   Showings start Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 10:30AM until 1PM   Combining both a Broker Caravan with a Public Open House   Here’s an opportunity to see this home on its first available day.   Three bedrooms   Two baths   1238 square foot home per public records   5240 square foot lot per public records   Built 1939   Many recent updates   Alhambra CA - Emery Park Traditional Home For Sale Coming Soon!   Alhambra CA - Emery Park Homes For Sale and 1st Qtr 2014 Market Update   Alhambra CA -- Check Out The Floor Plan for 1000 Westmont Drive   Physical inspection, termite report and all disclosures are available for review prior to submitting an offer.   Have more questions or need additional information?   Contact me at 8...
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By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Garage Sale Sat 4.19.14 at 1000 Westmont Drive, Alhambra CA Starts 8AM     My open house signs will be multi-tasking this weekend as the owners of 1000 Westmont Drive in the Emery Park neighborhood of Alhambra will be hosting a Garage Sale.     Watch for the signs(my cleverly concealed Open House signs) along Fremont Avenue directing you to lots of bargains.   From clothes to household goods to the always popular bric-a-brac.     1000 Westmont Drive in Alhambra - just west of Fremont Avenue, south of Commonwealth   Saturday, April 19, 2014 from 8AM until gone(or it gets too hot).     Get there early.     And then starting Tuesday, April 22, 2014:   My open house signs will be singularly focused on directing you to:   1000 Westmont Avenue in Alhambra   Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 10:30AM ...
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