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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).

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.

13 Facts About The Silver Lake Reservoir

The reservoir in the middle of Silver Lake functions as the neighborhood’s centerpiece. Houses look out onto it from the hills, people bike, run and walk their dogs around it, and residents drive past it almost every day. Yesterday I took my dog for a long walk around the reservoir and while doing so a … Continued

2323 Earl Street in Silver Lake


On the market for the first time in over 50 years, this charming 1923 Silver Lake residence is sited on knoll above the Reservoir on a private, wooded lot.

1338 Coronado Street In Silver Lake

I saw this house today on broker’s caravan and was pleasantly surprised. The current owners spent a lot of money upgrading the home with high end finishes and attention to detail. The house is very open, gets a lot of light, and is located on a part of Coronado that has a great neighborhood feel.

Trunk Show at Dream Collective

If you’re looking to do some shopping today, head over to Dream Collective for the All For The Mountain and My Line Trunk Show from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

1327 Coronado Terrace in Silver Lake


New to the market, this California bungalow in Silver Lake features great indoor/outdoor flow, nicely landscaped outdoor space and a large pool.

2314 Teviot Street in Silver Lake


I really like this new listing in Silver Lake. It’s in a great location, has nice architectural elements and great outdoor space. The California bungalow was built in 1922 and has been carefully update…

J Schatz Egg Bird House

Since moving up the hill in Silver Lake, I’ve been knocked out by the amazing birds here. There are some serious chirpers, especial one particular Mockingbird who really likes to hear himself sing–sometimes even until two in the morning… Perhaps if we gave him a stylist pad, he would feel more content at night?

2953 Effie Street In Silver Lake

This quintessential mid-century modern apartment building is in a prime Silver Lake location. Built in 1954, the 4,080 square foot apartment complex includes six 1-bedroom, 1-bath units. The current annual income is $89,376…