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1307 N Avenue 54 In Highland Park

This new listing from Better Shelter is a new construction modern cottage, located in the heart of Highland Park, just steps from York corridor’s shopping and restaurants. The charming 1,132 square foot home is all about the details, with beautiful hardwood floors, open living/dining space, stained glass windows, vaulted ceilings, and vintage chandeliers.

Fruit Tree Giveaway At Milagro Allegro In Highland Park

This Sunday starting at noon, the Milagro Allegro Community Garden in Highland Park will be giving away 400 bare-root fruit and nut trees. The event is free, thanks to an anonymous donor who contacted Milagro Allegro’s resident master gardener and teacher Milli Macen-Moore after finding the garden’s blog.

These Friends 2 at THIS Los Angeles

Following last year’s successful inaugural group show, “These Friends”, THIS los angeles decided to do it again with “These Friends 2” opening February 4, 2011 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

ModOp Transforms 100-Year-Old Craftsman

Take Sunset chats with Alexandra Becket of ModOp Design about what went into remodeling their most recent listing, a 100-year-old craftsman in Highland Park.

My Favorite Listings Of 2010

2010 was a great year for real estate in Los Angeles. So many great homes hit the market and I got a chance to see some amazing properties. Below are my favorite listings from this year in no particular order….except for one. 757 Kingman Avenue in Santa Monica. Loved this beautiful art deco mid-century. 2607 … Continued

1701 North Avenue 56 In Highland Park

Check out the newest listing from ModOp Design! With 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, plus an office, this restored craftsman home is located in an ideal Highland Park location. It features all the creative, high-quality design touches ModOp has become known for, including custom wood cabinets, Heath Ceramics tile, brand new walnut floors, all wood double-paned windows, and more.

1829 North Avenue 51 In Highland Park

I’m very excited about my new listing hitting the market this week! This newest offering from ModOp Design is an impeccably restored 1927 Spanish Hacienda in a great Highland Park location. The home’s beautiful original details have been carefully restored, including arched ceilings, wood beams leading from the living room to an open kitchen, a dining room built-in and a beautiful leaded window. The facade includes original arches and is finished in smooth stucco and sits on a large lot measuring 6800 square feet.

6220 Hillandale Drive In Highland Park

This 1915 craftsman-style bungalow in Highland Park has been completely remodeled with all the modern conveniences, while retaining much of the home’s original charm. It’s move-in ready with a new roof, updated kitchen and baths, central air and heat, refinished wood floors, landscaped yard, and more.

533 Neva Place In Highland Park

533 Neva Place Los Angeles, CA 90042 $399,000 2 BR, 2 BA This fully remodeled, beautiful Highland Park craftsman is conveniently located North of York. It has been updated with all the modern amenities: laundry, central heating and air, and tankless water heater. This quaint residence also offers two bedrooms, two bathrooms, great views of … Continued

1007 Cresthaven Dr In Highland Park

1007 Cresthaven Dr Los Angeles, CA 90042 2 BR, 1.5 BA $429,000 Here’s a good opportunity for someone to snag a cute mid-century in the hills of Highland Park. The owners of this short sale bought the house for $575,000 in 2005 and now it’s back on the market for an attractive price. A spacious … Continued