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San Marino: Demand Continues to Outstrip Supply

San Marino real estate market with its affluent home buyers is suffering from the same lack of home inventory as Pasadena.  There was 50% less homes available for sale this July compared to last year.  And, the price per square foot increased 10.4% while an average price that home buyers need to pay went from $1,630,000 to $2,003,000.

Read More:  San Marino City Guide

Affluent buyers, both local and overseas, are bidding for the opportunity to live in one of the most desirable areas in San Gabriel valley.  With the #1 rated public schools in Southern California, close proximity to museums and parks, and next to shopping, fine restaurants, Caltech and more, San Marino home sellers are able to demand top prices for their homes.

So… what do you get for the $2,000,000 price tag?  Let’s take a look at a few recent solds in that range:

1541 Euston Road

Just half a block from Lacy Park and a few blocks from Huntington Library, this home offers the convenience of enjoying 4th of July celebrations, San Marino parade, strolls through the Huntington Botanical Gardens and being just minutes from South Lake District of Pasadena.

1541 East Euston San Marino

It’s 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms with 2,771 sq. ft. on a large lot with over 15,000 sq. ft.

Originally listed for $2,200,000.  It sold in 74 days to an all cash buyer.

1181 Old Mill Road

On the other side of Lacy Park next to the Old Mill, this was a very dramatic and unique estate with 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms situated on a 14,755 sq. ft. lot with over 3,400 interior living sq. ft.

1181 Old Mill Road San Marino

Originally listed for $1,990,000.  It sold over asking price at $2,030,000 in only 15 days.  This time with conventional financing.

1922 East California

A beautiful Mediterranean estate representative of California living.  This home is located next to Pasadena’s prestigious Caltech Institute world known for it’s physics and engineering brainiacs.  Locals love Caltech for its earthquake study and updates.  Offering 3 bedrooms and 4 baths, 1.5 stories and almost 4,000 sq.ft., this estate is also on an almost 15,000 sq. ft. lot.

1922 East California San Marino

Originally listed for $1,850,000.  Sold 10% over asking at $2,050,000 in 28 days.

READ MORE:  See all San Marino homes for sale

San Marino California Price Trends:

San Marino real estate market update July 2012


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Interested in more information about Pasadena and surrounding cities, check out our City Guides below:

Alhambra City Guide

Altadena City Guide

Arcadia City Guide

Eagle Rock City Guide

Monterey Hills City Guide

Pasadena City Guide

San Gabriel City Guide

San Marino City Guide

Sierra Madre City Guide

South Pasadena City Guide

And, if you are interested in fun activities to do in Pasadena, take a look at our 365 Things To Do in Pasadena® page.


Thinking of selling your San Marino or Pasadena home? Interested in finding out the current market value of your single family home, condo or investment property? Then call Irina Netchaev at (626) 629-8439 to discuss what is happening in today’s Pasadena Real Estate Market.


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    $8,000 :: 730 Canterbury Road, San Marino CA, 91108



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    5 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 2,957 sq ft
    Lot Size: 18,993 sq ft
    Added: 05/20/24, Last Updated: 05/28/24
    Property Type: Rental Properties
    MLS Number: P1-17750
    Community: San Marino
    Tract: Not Applicable
    Status: Sold

    Nestled in the most desirable area of San Marino, this early 1950s home has been tastefully remodeled to blend classic charm with modern amenities. The main home offers 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms with a detached guest home featuring 1 bedroom and 1 bathroom, making it ideal for renters needing additional space for loved ones or an office of their own. Enter into a bright living room with gleaming hardwood floors and floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the backyard. The formal dining room features a stately fireplace and built-in cabinetry. The gourmet kitchen is a chef’s paradise, with double ovens, a gas cooktop, a wet bar, stone countertops, a center island, and an eat-in breakfast nook. The primary suite includes a large closet and an en-suite bathroom with a spa tub, walk-in shower, and double vanities. Three additional bedrooms and two more bathrooms provide ample space in the main home. The paved patio off the living and family rooms is perfect for entertaining, complemented by a large side yard next to the guest home. Additionally, there are two garages at this home with a 2-car garage attached to the main home and an additional one car garage in the backyard at the end of the driveway. Located within the prestigious San Marino School District, this home is an excellent choice for those seeking top-notch schools.

    Listed with Jonathan Torres | (626) 215-6073, Coldwell Banker Realty


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    $2,300,000 :: 724 Winthrop Road, San Marino CA, 91108



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    4 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,188 sq ft
    Lot Size: 8,686 sq ft
    Added: 04/16/24, Last Updated: 05/24/24
    Property Type: Single Family
    MLS Number: P1-17274
    Community: San Marino
    Status: Sold

    Welcome to 724 Winthrop Road, a charming home located on a tree-lined street in the heart of the Mission District of San Marino. This traditional home exudes curb appeal, with lush, green landscaping that captivates the eye and welcomes you to the front door. As you step inside, you are greeted by a formal entry that sets the tone for the rest of the home. The spacious living room, complete with a fireplace, serves as the heart of the home and offers a cozy and inviting space for relaxation and entertainment. Large windows flood the living room with natural light, creating a warm and welcoming ambiance. Just beyond is the family room with fireplace and sliding glass doors to the backyard. The family room connects to the living room and dining room and has a passthrough window to the kitchen. Off the kitchen is the laundry room, with a door for easy access to the driveway and 2-car garage. The fourth bedroom is located here as well and has an ensuite bathroom. The property boasts three additional bedrooms, including a private primary suite with bathroom. The other two bedrooms share a hallway bathroom. Additionally, there is a separate office, perfect for those who work from home. The backyard features a large grassy area, pool for summer fun and a pool/recreation room attached to the garage, ideal for entertaining. The home is conveniently close to Huntington Drive and shopping and restaurants on Mission Street.

    Listed with Cynthia Salcido | (626) 824-7797, COMPASS


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    $2,000,000 :: 1825 Rose Avenue, San Marino CA, 91108



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    3 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,738 sq ft
    Lot Size: 9,444 sq ft
    Added: 04/18/24, Last Updated: 05/23/24
    Property Type: Single Family
    MLS Number: SR24062785
    Community: San Marino
    Status: Sold

    Nestled on a tree-lined street in prestigious San Marino, this move-in ready exquisitely designed traditional home offers a refined and sophisticated lifestyle. Situated on a generous 9441 sqft rectangular lot, set back from the street and framed by mature trees, this well-maintained property welcomes you w/ a long, gated driveway and a two-car detached garage. The house was extensively renovated, including modernization of kitchen & baths, whole house copper piping & updated electrical wiring. The interior, illuminated w/ natural light & enhanced by abundant picture windows, offers a seamless blend of modern amenities & timeless elegance. Light wood floors, crown moldings & a soothing, neutral color palette enhance the open floor plan. Next to the gracious living room featuring an elegant fireplace is a stylish dining room. The remodeled kitchen features granite counters, a center island, attractive cabinets, stainless steel appliances & a built-in desk with direct access to the large backyard. A private den/home office & a convenient interior laundry room are nearby. A fully built-out partial basement provides additional space. The abundant recessed lighting, newer roof and windows and attic insulation ensure your comfort.The private quarters are in their own wing: a spacious master suite with a full bathroom and two good size secondary bedrooms that share an updated bath with separate tub and shower. Both bathrooms were fully renovated w/ granite counters & a modern feel. Ideal for safe playing, family or social gatherings, the lush backyard w/automatic sprinklers has room for an outdoor BBQ and playset. The finished garage has ample cabinets. The City of San Marino is distinguished by its outstanding schools and community spirit, the world-renowned Huntington Gardens & the serene beauty of Lacy Park. Explore the distinctive shops, outstanding restaurants and timeless vibe of quintessential Americana in the neighboring cities of Pasadena South Pasadena, Sierra Madre & Monrovia. The vibrant business centers of downtown Los Angeles & Glendale also are within easy reach, presenting a myriad of cultural, entertainment options & career resources. This move-in ready, fine home sets the stage for an exceptional lifestyle, where luxury, convenience, and sophistication converge to create an unparalleled opportunity. Don’t wait & miss the best value in this attractive price range. Submit your offer soon and be home for the summer!

    Listed with Mai Matthesen | 8185128913, Compass


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    $2,575,000 :: 820 Plymouth Road, San Marino CA, 91108



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    3 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,439 sq ft
    Lot Size: 9,867 sq ft
    Added: 04/22/24, Last Updated: 05/21/24
    Property Type: Single Family
    MLS Number: P1-17358
    Community: San Marino
    Status: Sold

    This charming single-story traditional home is located on a pretty tree-lined street North of Huntington Drive in the Mission District of San Marino, close to Mission Street shops, restaurants, Lacy Park and the Langham Hotel. Large, comfortable public rooms, with an abundance of sunlight, open to the patio, saltwater pool, and beautiful gardens -all perfect for indoor-outdoor entertaining. With 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms + powder room, this well-designed home includes an elegant living room with fireplace, spacious dining room, open concept gourmet kitchen with professional grade appliances, mudroom/laundry area, breakfast nook and a bright and sunny family room overlooking the back yard. Meticulously maintained and updated by the current owners, this home features exquisite architectural details throughout and is located in the award winning San Marino school district. Features: *Beautifully landscaped grounds *Large 9867 sq ft lot *Saltwater pool *Outdoor speakers *Single-story with no interior steps *Remodeled kitchen and baths *Quality custom cabinetry *Jr suite off the kitchen* Two additional spacious bedrooms with shared bath (second bedroom currently used as an office) *Hardwood floors *Recessed lighting *Crown molding *Quiet street with no through traffic *Security system.

    Listed with Ann Gluck | (626) 616-2310, COMPASS


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    $5,200 :: 1954 Endicott Road, San Marino CA, 91108



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    3 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,750 sq ft
    Lot Size: 9,035 sq ft
    Added: 04/04/24, Last Updated: 05/21/24
    Property Type: Rental Properties
    MLS Number: AR24066271
    Community: San Marino
    Status: Sold

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    Listed with Tammy Chung | 626-446-8999, Coldwell Banker Dynasty Arc.


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    $1,850,000 :: 2492 Huntington Drive, San Marino CA, 91108



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    0 beds, 0 bath
    Home size: 3,108 sq ft
    Lot Size: 6,778 sq ft
    Added: 02/20/24, Last Updated: 05/16/24
    Property Type: Commercial
    MLS Number: EV24035687
    Community: San Marino
    Status: Sold

    A 3 tenant retail building located on Huntington Dr. in San Marino. The middle unit was the San Marino Grill for decades. The two other tenants are on month to month leases with below market rents. This is an opportunity for an investor or a owner/user to buy a retail property in a great location. This is the first time it has been on the market in decades. There is a parking lot in the rear and plenty of street parking out. Please do not disturb the current tenants.

    Listed with JEFFREY GRAY | 310-874-0920, CONROY COMMERCIAL INC.


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