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Real Estate & Architecture in Los Angeles

Silver Lake real estate attracts buyers with its beautiful natural setting, indie vibe, and historic mid-century modern homes for sale. A hilly terrain surrounding a broad water reservoir offers picturesque views, and the central location of Silver Lake’s real estate provides convenient access to downtown and east LA (for details, read our Silver Lake, CA neighborhood guide).

2302 Kenilworth Avenue In Silver Lake

This classic Monterey Colonial home was built in 1934 and is located in prime Moreno Highlands section of Silver Lake. It features sweeping views of the Silver Lake Reservoir and the mountains. The 2,781 square foot residence is in the coveted Ivanhoe Elementary School District and features lovely outdoor space, patios, and even a pool and hot tub!

3021 Castle Street In Silver Lake

This bright and inviting traditional Silver Lake home offers 1,179 square feet of interior space, 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, and great outdoor space–all in a top-notch Silver Lake location for a good price.

1456 Angelus Avenue In Silver Lake


Newly listed in Silver Lake, this 1923 California bungalow has been beautifully renovated. The 1,008 square foot home features high wood beamed ceilings, hardwood floors, an open floor plan, and high-end finishes.

2210 Moreno Drive in Silver Lake


Nestled in the lush hills of Silver Lake, this 1920’s Spanish home, designed by noted female architect Frankie Faulkner, balances effortless comfort and sophistication. Inspired by the minimalist homes of the Mediterranean coast, the property was re-imagined in 2016 by heralded design firm DISC Interiors.

1108 Coronado Terrace in Echo Park


First time on the market in 60 years! Investors, developers, and owner-users looking for a very special project will find great potential at this 1919 bungalow on the border of Silver Lake and Echo Park.

2845 1/2 Avenel Street in Silver Lake


Avenel Homes, a ten-unit cooperative housing development designed by Gregory Ain in 1947. A rare opportunity to own one of the best units in this landmark Silver Lake complex, representing the best of mid-century modern design and thinking.

2750 Lakewood Avenue in Silver Lake


I saw this new listing in Silver Lake yesterday during the broker’s open, and I was impressed. Built in 1955, this traditional home was recently renovated and is move-in ready. It would be a great home for a small family since it’s within Ivanhoe School District.

2318 & 2320 Earl Street In Silver Lake


This mid-century modern duplex in the Silver Lake Hills features Reservoir views. The property was built in 1964 and is on Earl Street, where many other architectural homes are located, including a number of Neutra homes.

Light Frames

If you’ve walked down Silver Lake Boulevard near LAMILL since October you’ve undoubtedly seen “Light Frames”, an outdoor installation by Los Angeles architect Gail Peter Borden at Materials & Applications.