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Altadena Real Estate Report for April 2011

Altadena Real Estate:  The month of May is now behind us, and we are heading to the summer months – statistically when home sale increase.  Let’s see what has been happening in Altadena market the month of April.  Here are the statistics from the Pasadena Foothill Association of Realtors.

94 Homes were listed in the month of April.

24 Homes closed escrow and 30 homes went into pending status (in escrow).

Pending sales went up 25% in April vs. March.

The highest priced home sold was 2098 Crescent Drive at $1,555,000.  Surprisingly, it took only 22 day of escrow period to close the transaction.

The average price per square foot in April was $327.00, up 10.3% from March 2011.

Average Home Sold Price per/ Square Feet (11/2011-4/2011)

The median price of homes sold was higher in April at $530,000 (March $425,000).  Average days on the market was 80 days.

Number of Homes For Sale vs Sold vs Pended

There were more homes sold in March (27 homes closed) vs April (24 homes closed).  There was a 25% increase of pending homes (escrow opened) in April compare to March 2011.

Below, see the five recent homes sold in Altadena, which is updated automatically.  Buying or selling in Altadena?  Call us at 626-629-8439 for Complimentary Seller and Buyer Consultation.

  • Thu, 18 Jul 2024 09:31:00 +0000: $1,800,000 :: 2526 Highland Avenue, Altadena CA, 91001 - Altadena - Sold - Single Family Homes
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    4 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,608 sq ft
    Lot Size: 9,723 sq ft
    Added: 06/27/24, Last Updated: 07/18/24
    Property Type: Single Family
    MLS Number: P1-18268
    Community: Altadena
    Status: Sold


    This enchanting Spanish Revival home, built in 1930 is a diamond in the rough. The options are limitless. To the left of the entry is a generously-sized living room with a decorative fireplace and sliding doors that lead to a back patio and the formal dining room. The adjacent kitchen has been updated with newer cabinetry, granite counters and a breakfast nook. Beyond the kitchen is the laundry room, a powder room and the 4th bedroom (office) on the first level. The second floor contains three bedrooms and two 3/4 bathrooms all connected by an open, airy hallway. The bedrooms are all substantial in scale with one having doors to an outside terrace--ideal for enjoying a warm summer evening. The grounds of this home are expansive with a pool in need of repair in place. There is a detached 2-car garage with a storage area beyond the space. This home is ready for a new steward and to re-imagine and restore it to its former glory. A true Altadena gem.

    Listed with Mary Leonard | (213) 200-5802, Berkshire Hathaway Home Servic


    Brought to you by Irina Netchaev, Pasadena Views Real Estate Team Inc. Call me today at 626-627-7107, or visit my website at www.pasadenaviews.com/free-home-search/!


  • Thu, 18 Jul 2024 09:14:00 +0000: $1,236,150 :: 59 W Mariposa Street, Altadena CA, 91001 - Altadena - Sold - Single Family Homes
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    3 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,354 sq ft
    Lot Size: 6,086 sq ft
    Added: 06/12/24, Last Updated: 07/18/24
    Property Type: Single Family
    MLS Number: PF24114578
    Community: Altadena
    Status: Sold


    Welcome to La Casa Mariposa, a fully remodeled, turnkey gem in the heart of Altadena, blending historic charm with modern luxury. This home is nestled in a quiet tree-lined street with friendly neighbors who love to take walks with their dogs and kids in the evenings! Remodeled with intentional, tasteful updates, enjoy custom finishes such as the Amish made butcher block counter, Aliante porcelain backsplash, and bespoke fixtures. The spacious front porch, perfect for afternoons in this beautiful neighborhood, leads you into an open concept sunlit living area, graced by restored hardwood floors and a warm, inviting color palette. The cozy living room, with its charming fireplace, built-in shelving, mosaic tiling and oak mantle, is an elegant space for relaxing or hosting friends. Both the living room and dining room have large picture windows that invite the outdoors in. The dining room seats up to 10 people and the open layout connects the kitchen to the dining area, creating a seamless chef to table experience. The contemporary kitchen features new eden green soft-close cabinetry, sleek quartz countertops alongside the custom butcher block counter and brand new stainless steel appliances including an externally vented hood. Both bathrooms are brand new and easily accessible from the bedrooms. Enjoy the soaking tub and experience a luxury-meets-vintage walk-in shower with Victorian green tile, mosaic flooring, and gold fixtures. Generously sized, the bedrooms feature hardwood floors and gorgeous natural light, two with views of the backyard. Enjoy ample closet space and extra large windows in each bedroom. In the hallway, an arched inlet provides stylish storage solutions with a built-in cupboard and matching oak shelf. Saving the best for last - your private oasis of a backyard gives you the perfect retreat away from the hustle of LA with a level, low-maintenance yard, a lighted deck for evening gatherings, and a new storage shed adding extra value and functionality. For the cherry on top: the roof, windows, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, and sewer line were recently replaced, offering tremendous value and peace of mind. Located just below the Verdugo Mountains, you’ll be close to coffee shops, farmers market, mountain trails, and parks including the recently renovated Charles White Park. Just a quick drive to I-210 and Pasadena’s nightlife, La Casa Mariposa offers an unbeatable combination of convenience and enjoyment!

    Listed with Lamar Bontrager | 319-936-7670, eXp Realty of Greater Los Angeles


    Brought to you by Irina Netchaev, Pasadena Views Real Estate Team Inc. Call me today at 626-627-7107, or visit my website at www.pasadenaviews.com/free-home-search/!


  • Tue, 16 Jul 2024 15:31:00 +0000: $1,000,000 :: 3061 Raymond Avenue, Altadena CA, 91001 - Altadena - Sold - Single Family Homes
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    2 beds, 1 bath
    Home size: 1,032 sq ft
    Lot Size: 7,793 sq ft
    Added: 06/11/24, Last Updated: 07/16/24
    Property Type: Single Family
    MLS Number: PF24117343
    Community: Altadena
    Status: Sold


    Discover this charming mid-century modern home, a perfect blend of style and comfort. Boasting 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom, this residence features clerestory windows that flood the interior with natural light, creating a bright and inviting ambiance. Situated on a generous 7,795 sq ft lot, the property also includes an exclusive yard easement of 2,945 sq ft, offering abundant space for outdoor activities and relaxation. Step outside to uncover a sprawling outdoor deck, complete with an infrared sauna, providing therapeutic health benefits and an ideal spot to unwind. The outdoor space is a true retreat, surrounded by mature trees that create a private and peaceful atmosphere, perfect for both entertaining and relaxation. The land is adorned with a variety of healthy, fruit-producing trees including tangerine, pomegranate, guava, and more, making it a delightful haven for nature lovers. In addition to the main house, a standalone studio of approximately 325 sq ft offers versatile space for a home office, art studio, or guest accommodations, adding to the property's unique appeal. Experience the perfect blend of modern living and natural beauty in this unique Altadena property. Don’t miss the opportunity to make this tranquil haven your new home!

    Listed with Douglas Colliflower | 626-797-7622, Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Golden Properties


    Brought to you by Irina Netchaev, Pasadena Views Real Estate Team Inc. Call me today at 626-627-7107, or visit my website at www.pasadenaviews.com/free-home-search/!


  • Tue, 16 Jul 2024 10:11:00 +0000: $3,148,000 :: 2487 Morslay Road, Altadena CA, 91001 - Altadena - Sold - Single Family Homes
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    4 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 3,713 sq ft
    Lot Size: 15,451 sq ft
    Added: 05/15/24, Last Updated: 07/16/24
    Property Type: Single Family
    MLS Number: 24391669
    Community: Altadena
    Status: Sold


    Step into a harmonious blend of old-world charm and modern luxury in this meticulously updated Spanish Colonial home, built in 1931, in the coveted country club district of Altadena. With its graceful arched doorway, spacious living areas adorned with hardwood floors, impressive fireplaces with reclaimed Bachelder tiles and beautiful exposed wood beam ceilings, this residence stands as a testament to timeless design and superior craftsmanship. It is a true architectural gem.The home was built by Daniel Whetsine, a noted Pasadena area contractor who built many of the area's finest homes, often working with celebrated architects, such as Wallace Neff and Sylvanus Marston. This spacious 3,713 square foot, 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom residence on an expansive 15,451 square foot lot, offers a functional floorplan with ample natural light, tranquil outdoor spaces and views of the remarkable San Gabriel Mountains. The thoughtfully updated kitchen, primary bathroom and den with gorgeous French doors to multiple courtyard spaces, seamlessly integrate modern amenities and conveniences while preserving the home's historic integrity. Additional updates include electrical, plumbing and HVAC. Don't miss your chance to own a piece of Altadena history!

    Listed with Coleen Novak | 917-861-6309, Compass


    Brought to you by Irina Netchaev, Pasadena Views Real Estate Team Inc. Call me today at 626-627-7107, or visit my website at www.pasadenaviews.com/free-home-search/!


  • Mon, 15 Jul 2024 14:27:00 +0000: $1,530,000 :: 2828 Stonehill Drive, Altadena CA, 91001 - Altadena - Sold - Single Family Homes
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    3 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 1,805 sq ft
    Lot Size: 8,560 sq ft
    Added: 06/14/24, Last Updated: 07/15/24
    Property Type: Single Family
    MLS Number: P1-18068
    Community: Altadena
    Status: Sold


    Welcome to this absolutely charming stacked stone cottage 3 BR, 3 BA home in fabulous condition. The home boasts newer electrical and plumbing systems, California closets, an updated kitchen and bathrooms, including a bathroom tastefully designed and accessible for a wheelchair. Wide planked hardwood flooring and a stone fireplace give a feeling of warmth and quality. There is lots of natural light, and a lovely level green backyard with wonderful private patio for enjoying our California lifestyle. Nearby are numerous hiking trails and the serenity of nature. This is a wonderful home you won't want to miss!

    Listed with Terry Shelton | (626) 497-1998, Sotheby's International Realty, Inc.


    Brought to you by Irina Netchaev, Pasadena Views Real Estate Team Inc. Call me today at 626-627-7107, or visit my website at www.pasadenaviews.com/free-home-search/!


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