During the holidays, there are generally fewer buyers shopping for homes.Â That also means if you are one of the ones seriously looking to buy a place, the holiday season can be used to your advantage-- There's less competition.
Below are a few 1 bedrooms on the Westside in walkable neighborhoods.Â These have all been on for less than 30 days since the time of this post. Â For additional information on these and other properties, log onto The MLS and click on Guest Search on the right.
828 Lincoln Bl #1
Santa Monica 90403
List price: $239,000
Days on Market: 10This building is considered a Tenants In Common (TIC) ownership.Â Financing will be trickier because TICs aren't that common in Los Angeles.Â However, the building is located on the corner of Lincoln and Montana.Â A few blocks west and you've hit the Palisades Park and the beach.Â Walk east along Montana and you are on Montana Row, with all the shops, restaurants and bars.Â This is a great Santa Monica location for someone single or married and likes to walk to do everything.
10982 Roebling #424
Los Angeles 90024
Days on Market: 6 days
This is a foreclosure and located in Westwood Village.Â Walk to all your favorite places to eat, drink and shop.Â Fox theater is also just down the hill, so when there's a premiere in Westwood, simply take a 5 minute stroll to watch whatever celeb is coming.
1731 Colby Ave #101
Los Angeles 90025
Days on Market: 13
The building is located in West LA, just a few blocks east of Sawtelle.Â This part of Sawtelle is the "Little Tokyo" of the Westside.Â It's always bustling with UCLA students and Westside residence in the know of good Japanese food.Â Whether it's grabbing a beer, sitting down with friends for some shabu shabu, ramen or sushi, Sawtelle is a fun and safe place to enjoy the night.Â These days, with the advent of the food truck, you now have more options of eating at one of the many food trucks that are often parked along Sawtelle.