Do you like to home ogle? Do you like driving by houses and thinking to yourself, “I’ve been in there before; the indoor pool was quite appealing.” Do you actually need to find a new home? Each week, we scout out three open houses in three different neighborhoods that look well worth the trip.
The Price: $517,000
The Neighborhood: Hollywood Heights/Santa Monica
Why It Looks Cool: The 1940s home was carefully renovated in 2010 to boast gorgeous custom cabinets, a glass barn door and subway tile, a porcelain farmhouse sink in the kitchen, and a seriously charming backyard with remodeled guest quarters.
The Price: $1,175,000
The Neighborhood: Oak Lawn
Why It Looks Cool: Located along beautiful Turtle Creek Boulevard, this townhouse comes stocked with a pretty white kitchen and Carrara marble backsplash, black French doors, dark Chevron hardwood floors, and fantastic built-ins throughout.
The Price: $650,000
The Neighborhood: Uptown
Why It Looks Cool: One of six freshly built, contemporary townhomes in the historic State-Thomas neighborhood, unit #103 offers clean lines, natural wood accents, a glam kitchen, a garden tub, and stunning street or skyline views from all five of its stories.