• Compass DRE# 01991628
  • Address: 2120 Colorado Blvd., Suite #1, Eagle Rock, CA 90041
  • Office Phone: 323-274-2148

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Welcome to LA Digs, the real estate and Northeast Los Angeles community blog written by Realtors Tracy King and Keely Myres.

Here, we share tips, market updates, and local news bits to keep you informed on what's happening in Northeast Los Angeles and the surrounding neighborhoods. Read on to learn about the latest in your neighborhood!

Just Sold in Pasadena: 626 Michigan Avenue

626 Michigan Avenue, Pasadena

We brought 626 Michigan Avenue on the market in October. This classic 1910 Craftsman features drought-tolerant landscaping, a Batchelder-style fireplace, built-in buffet and window seat in the dining room, an updated kitchen, and a fantastic deck off the master bedroom. We received multiple offers and closed escrow today with a final sales price of $580,000. Congratulations to our sellers, and to the new homeowners!

Property Details:
Listed for $599,000
Sold for $580,000
4 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,576 sq. ft. on a 7,302 sq. ft. lot
Built in 1920

626 Michigan Living Room
626 Michigan Dining Room
626 Michigan Kitchen
626 Michigan Yard

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New Home For Sale: 626 N Michigan Avenue, Pasadena

Tracy King | Teles Properties | (626) 827-9795
626 N Michigan Ave, Pasadena, CA
Classic California bungalow with amazing original detail for sale near Bungalow Heaven.
4BR/1+1BA Single Family House
offered at $599,000
Year Built 1910
Sq Footage 1,576
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 1 full, 1 partial
Floors 1
Parking 1 Car garage
Lot Size 7,302 sqft
HOA/Maint $0 per month
DESCRIPTION

Classic 1910 California bungalow exudes character and original detail from the drought-tolerant California landscape to the Batchelder-style fireplace, the spacious formal dining room with built-in buffet, window seats, and lighting to the private garden of a backyard. Kitchen was updated in Craftsman style with custom cabinets, house was repaired, restored and upgraded by previous owner Nathan Pugh. Kitchen has Fisher-Paykel 2-drawer dishwasher and professional-style gas stove. Garage used for storage, driveway in back has been landscaped. Assessors records show 1 bathroom but there are 2. Property was sold in its current configuration as a 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom home to the current owners in 1998. Buyer to satisfy self regarding permit history.
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PROPERTY FEATURES

- Dining room - Laundry room - Living room
- Master bath - Pantry - Storage space
- Walk-in closet - Balcony, Deck, or Patio - Fenced yard
- Garden - Yard - Central A/C
- Central heat - Garage - Detached - Fireplace
- Hardwood floor
OTHER SPECIAL FEATURES

- Classic California bungalow architecture
- Living room features Batchelder-style fireplace, hardwood floors
- Dining room has built-in buffet and window seats
- Updated kitchen with custom cabinets
- Drought-tolerant California landscape with large deck
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Master bath
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Back yard
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Back yard
Back yard
Back yard
Contact info:
Tracy King
Teles Properties
DRE Lic#01048877
(626) 827-9795
For sale by agent/broker
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Posted: Sep 30, 2012, 2:27pm PDT

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New Home For Sale: 404 Elmwood Drive, Pasadena

Tracy King | Teles Properties | (626) 827-9795
404 Elmwood Dr, Pasadena, CA
Secluded hideaway in the San Rafael Hills of Pasadena.
2BR/2BA Single Family House
offered at $549,000
Year Built 1959
Sq Footage 967
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2 full, 0 partial
Floors 1
Parking 2 Covered spaces
Lot Size 8,246 sqft
HOA/Maint $0 per month
DESCRIPTION

Retreat from the city in your own secluded hideaway. Located up the long driveway out of sight of the street, window coverings are almost unnecessary for the many windows on this home. This midcentury with modern tendencies has vaulted ceilings, exposed beams, a fireplace in the living room, and two bathrooms! There are eating areas in both the kitchen and the living room. This home has great bones, but has been a rental for many years and is perfect for the buyer who wants to make their own mark on their new home.
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PROPERTY FEATURES

- Breakfast nook - Living room - Master bath
- Walk-in closet - Balcony, Deck, or Patio - Central A/C
- Central heat - Fireplace - Hardwood floor
- High/Vaulted ceiling - Skylights
OTHER SPECIAL FEATURES

- Private location in the San Rafael Hills
- Living room has hardwood floors, fireplace, vaulted ceiling
- Spacious master bath opens to back deck
- Eat-in kitchen with breakfast bar to living room
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Living room
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Kitchen
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Master bedroom
Master bedroom
Master bath
Second bedroom
Hall bath
Patio
Patio
Driveway
Contact info:
Tracy King
Teles Properties
DRE Lic#01048877
(626) 827-9795
For sale by agent/broker
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Posted: Sep 30, 2012, 2:18pm PDT

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New Home For Sale: 250 South Hill Avenue, Pasadena

Tracy King | Teles Properties | (626) 827-9795
250 S Hill Ave, Pasadena, CA
New Caltech-area architectural home for sale! Open house on Sunday, September 16, 2-5pm.
4BR/4BA Single Family House
offered at $1,399,000
Year Built 1919
Sq Footage 3,620
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 4 full, 0 partial
Floors 2
Parking 3 Car garage
Lot Size 12,191 sqft
HOA/Maint $0 per month
DESCRIPTION

Welcome to this exquisite 1919 vintage Spanish Colonial Revival home designed by the noted architectural firm of Marston & Van Pelt and located in the prestigious CalTech area of Pasadena. Resurrected as a hip urban retreat, original details are respected and enhanced with modern upgrades and tasteful designer style. Gated and private yet close to schools, shops, parks and restaurants, this is the best of California living. High ceilings, floor-to-ceiling French windows and doors create a spacious light-filled environment. Upstairs has 4 bedrooms & 3 baths including a stunning master suite with huge walk-in closet and bath with steam shower, marble counters, much more. Completely renovated in 2011, the kitchen has new cabinets, flooring, counters, tile, stainless steel appliances. There is a family/media room with its own fireplace and full bath, a formal dining room with French doors opening to the loggia and pool deck, a replastered and redone saltwater pool and spa & a 3-car garage.
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PROPERTY FEATURES

- Basement - Dining room - Family room
- Living room - Master bath - Pantry
- Storage space - Walk-in closet - Dishwasher
- Refrigerator - Stainless steel appliances - Stove/Oven
- Balcony, Deck, or Patio - Fenced yard - Garden
- Lawn - Sprinkler system - Swimming pool
- Yard - Central A/C - Central heat
- Garage - Detached - Fireplace - Hardwood floor
- High/Vaulted ceiling - Spa
OTHER SPECIAL FEATURES

- Designed by Sylvanus Marsten and Garrett Van Pelt in 1919
- Hip, urban retreat in the Caltech neighborhood of Pasadena
- Beautifully updated and modernized by the current owners
- Private back yard features saltwater pool and spa
- Separate three-car garage with custom cabinets for extra storage
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Contact info:
Tracy King
Teles Properties
DRE Lic#01048877
(626) 827-9795
For sale by agent/broker
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Posted: Sep 14, 2012, 8:17am PDT

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New Listing! 1040 N Wilson Avenue, Pasadena

Tracy King | Teles Properties | (626) 827-9795
1040 N Wilson Ave, Pasadena, CA
New Listing! Bungalow Heaven home for sale - open house Thursday 1/19 10-2pm, Saturday 1/21 and Sunday 1/22 1-4pm!
5BR/4BA Single Family House
offered at $679,000
Year Built 1962
Sq Footage 2,426
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 4 full, 0 partial
Floors 1
Parking 2 Car garage
Lot Size 9,246 sqft
HOA/Maint $0 per month
DESCRIPTION

This large 1-story '60s traditional is nestled in the heart of Bungalow Heaven. Offering so much space--5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and all in good working order! Current owners have updated plumbing, electrical, HVAC, front of house and garage roofs, carpet, kitchen appliances, light fixtures, bathroom fixtures and toilets, vinyl flooring. Outside are a new fence, driveway gate, and front steps. Kitchen is open to informal dining/family room plus there is a large formal dining room. The 2-car garage is detached and has extra storage space. The master bedroom opens on to the backyard.
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PROPERTY FEATURES

- Central A/C - Central heat - Walk-in closet
- Living room - Dining room - Breakfast nook
- Dishwasher - Refrigerator - Stove/Oven
- Granite countertop - Laundry area - inside - Yard
OTHER SPECIAL FEATURES

- Located in the Bungalow Heaven neighborhood of Pasadena
- Updated electrical system
- Newer roof
- Copper plumbing throughout
- Updated kitchen
- Formal dining room plus breakfast nook in kitchen
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1040 N Wilson Avenue
Living Room
Kitchen
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Breakfast Nook
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Bedroom 2
Bedroom 3
Bedroom 4
Master Bedroom
Master Bath
Back Porch
Back Yard
Contact info:
Tracy King
Teles Properties
DRE Lic#01048877
(626) 827-9795
For sale by agent/broker
Equal Opportunity Housing
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Posted: Jan 17, 2012, 8:40am PST
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New Listing: 1532 Rose Villa Street, Pasadena

Tracy King | Teles Properties | (626) 827-9795
1532 Rose Villa St, Pasadena, CA
New Listing! Open Sunday, November 20, 1-4pm!
3BR/2BA Single Family House
offered at $1,279,000
Year Built 1925
Sq Footage 2,070
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2 full, 0 partial
Floors 2
Parking 1 Car garage
Lot Size 11,008 sqft
HOA/Maint $0 per month
DESCRIPTION

Originally owned by Walter Putnam, a structural engineer who became the head of Pasadena’s building department, this 1925 home was built to last with style and a dependable grace. Located in the highly sought-after Cal Tech neighborhood, this Mediterranean influenced 2-story Craftsman home boasts original details throughout, from the window and door hardware to the hardwood floors and built-in buffet and bookcases in the dining room and living room. A Batchelder-style tiled fireplace warms the living room and there are lots of windows to welcome in the light in every room. The downstairs master suite has garden views, each upstairs bedroom has its own balcony to bring the outdoors in. A compact office has French doors which open out to the patio and private back yard. Modern amenities include central air & heat, an efficient laundry room, and a gourmet kitchen with Viking appliances, tasteful granite counters and Saltillo-tiled floors as well as a sunny breakfast nook. Unusual for California, there is a large basement to provide ample storage and wine cellar space. The 11,000 square foot lot includes raised garden beds behind the garage, an in-ground spa, an outdoor fireplace and BBQ, patios for al fresco dining and entertaining.
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PROPERTY FEATURES

- Central A/C - Central heat - Fireplace
- Hardwood floor - Tile floor - Living room
- Office/Den - Dining room - Breakfast nook
- Granite countertop - Stainless steel appliances - Basement
- Laundry area - inside - Balcony, Deck, or Patio - Yard
- Jacuzzi/Whirlpool
OTHER SPECIAL FEATURES

- Owned and designed by a structural engineer
- Convenient location in a sought-after neighborhood
- Move-in ready
- For more details and open house info visit www.TracyKing.com
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1532 Rose Villa Street
Living Room
Kitchen
Dining Room
Master Bedroom
Master Bath
Office
Patio
Spa
Contact info:
Tracy King
Teles Properties
DRE Lic#01048877
(626) 827-9795
For sale by agent/broker
Equal Opportunity Housing
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