Archives for: Architecture & Design

1417 Kellam Avenue

You know you’ve made it in Echo Park when you can afford a stately home in Angeleno Heights.  This thing of beauty, 1417 Kellam Avenue, hit the market for a cool $1.495M.  The main house, an elegant 1907-built Craftsman, is complemented by a lovely 1887-built Victorian carriage house, and further beautified by a 2008-built lap […]

1443 Bellevue Avenue

As a realtor and a blogger — serving not just Echo Park, but the surrounding area as well — we see a lot of very attractive homes that we really like and may even secretly desire. But, I’ll just put this out there — I want this home. It ain’t perfect, but if anyone has […]

1833 Lemoyne Street

The listing for 1833 Lemoyne Street describes the home as a “Plain Jane” craftsman. I feel that really does a disservice to it. Is it a clean home, untouched by unnecessary modern updates? Absolutely. But, it’s certainly not plain. Think of it as Rachel Leigh Cook from “She’s All That” before the whole makeover. You […]

1406 Carroll Avenue

Carroll Avenue, home to the beautiful Victorians that once occupied Bunker Hill, not to mention Don Draper’s childhood haunt and, to a lesser extent, the witches of Charmed. While not one of the famed Victorians, this beautiful 1922 Craftsman is stunning in its own right. And with 2 bedrooms*, one and a half bathrooms in […]