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500 Alta Vista Avenue $2,470,000


    500 Alta Vista Avenue South Pasadena, CA 91030

    SOLD 10/28/2022


    • 3 Beds
    • 3 Baths
    • 2,413 sq. ft.
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# P1-11264
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    Property Details

    Beautifully updated Mid-Century hybrid sits atop the hills of South Pasadena on a quiet street in the Monterey Hills school district. With breathtaking views enjoy peace and serenity among the trees and foliage, conveniently minutes from the elementary, middle, and high school, highway, downtown South Pasadena, Mission Street, Trader Joes, public library, restaurants, shops, and more! Walking up the steps you'll be captivated by the beauty, charm and welcoming gardens. Home is flooded with natural light, offers breathtaking views to the Northwest including the San Gabriel Mountains and Pasadena's iconic bridge, home audio system, and original and custom flooring. Enter an open floor plan including a lovely home office/meditation room with tree-top views and cork flooring, formal living room with fireplace, seating/reading area with skylight perfect for entertaining with views, and handsome chandeliers. Family room offers more exceptional views perfect for game or movie night with friends/family. Large dining room easily seats 10 and is the heart of the home, offering a second fireplace and bar area. Kitchen boasts cool custom cabinetry, tile floors, quartz countertops, eat-in peninsula, stainless appliances, skylight, and direct access to the lower entertainment patio perfect for summer/fall evenings. Primary suite offers cork flooring, private patio, more views, charming hidden walk-in closet that runs the entire length of the room, and an en suite bath with large double vanity, soaking tub and shower. Opposite side of the home offers a stackable laundry, powder room conveniently located for guests, lovely guest bath with tub/shower, and two spacious guest bedrooms with big windows and ample closet space. For a hilltop property the backyard area is exceptionally well thought out. Lower patio off the kitchen is great for al fresco dining or lounging. Gardens surround the patio and the second tier covered by turf for convenience when kids want to play with the dog or a good game of cornhole. As you walk up the stairs you will be greeted by nature, fruit trees including grapefruit, lime, orange, pomegrante, vegetable gardens, and more. Top of the landing guides you to the upper trex patio, one of the greatest features. Expansive rooftop deck has 360 degree views ideal for outdoor dining, lounging, gaming, etc. Parking is no issue with a 2-car garage, 2 parking spots in the driveway and third parking spot in second driveway. Keyed entry storage is ideal!

    • General Features
      • Buyer Compensation 2.500 %
      • Community Features Curbs, Gutters, Suburban, Storm Drains
      • County Or Parish Los Angeles
      • One-Qtr Bathrooms 1
      • Property Condition Updated/Remodeled,Turnkey
      • Three-Qtr Bathrooms 0
      • YearBuilt 1958
    • Building Features
      • Appliances Dishwasher,Microwave,Range Hood,Water Line to Refrigerator,Refrigerator,Ice Maker,Freezer
      • Bedrooms Total 3
      • Cooling Central Air
      • Exterior Features Lighting,Rain Gutters
      • Fireplace Features Dining Room,Gas,Living Room
      • Flooring Stone,Wood,Tile
      • Foundation Details Raised
      • Full Bathrooms 2
      • Half Bathrooms 0
      • Heating Central,Fireplace(s)
      • Interior Features Built-in Features,Quartz Counters,Wired for Sound,Wired for Data,Stone Counters,Balcony,Storage,Recessed Lighting,Open Floorplan,Home Automation System,Bar
      • Laundry Features Inside,Stackable,In Closet
      • Levels Three Or More
      • Living Area 2413.00
      • Patio and Porch Features Concrete,Patio,Roof Top,Front Porch
    • Room Features
      • Eating Area Family Kitchen, In Kitchen
    • Property Features
      • Lot Features Back Yard, Garden, Treed Lot, Sprinklers Timer, Sprinkler System, Sprinklers On Side, Sprinklers In Rear, Sprinklers In Front, Sprinklers Drip System, Patio Home, Yard, Secluded, Landscaped, Lawn, Front Yard
      • Lot Size Acres 0.13
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      • Parking Total 2.00
      • Pool Private Y/N 0
      • Pool Features None


    91030 (South Pasadena) Demographics

    40 Median Age
    7,443 Population Density (per sq. mile)
    78% College Educated
    $109,927 Estimated Median Income
    4,738 Estimated Total Home Owners
    4,933 Estimated Total Renters
    49% / 51% Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
    3 Estimated Average Household Size
    25,478 Total Population
    Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.

    Market Last 30 Days In This Postal Code

    $1,270,000 Median Sales Price
    10 Homes Sold
    12 New On Market

    Average Days on Site

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        Property History

        Date Event Price Percent Change
        -- New in Database Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $0 -100%
        10/28/2022 2:00:00 AM Sold Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $2,470,000
        9/30/2022 3:17:11 PM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: Active Under Contract
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        Note: All room dimensions, including square footage data, are approximate and must be verified by the buyer. The information contained herein is furnished by the owner to the best of his/her knowledge but is subject to verification by the purchaser, and agent assumes no responsibility for the correctness thereof. The sale offering is made subject to errors, omissions, change of price, prior sale, or withdrawal without notice. In accordance with the Law, this property is offered without respect to race, color, creed, national origin, sex, familial status or disability. This is not intended to solicit property currently listed.