Top Ten Los Angeles Neighborhoods for Real Estate Sales

If you are thinking of buying or selling a home in Los Angeles, it may be of interest to you see where the most homes have sold over the past 90 days.

Of course the neighborhoods will reflect only those covered on this site except for Studio City.Top Ten Los Angeles neighborhoods for real estate sales

Top ten los Angeles neighborhoods for real estate sales | single family homes

1.  Hollywood Hills West – Sunset Strip – 111

This is a trendy neighborhood, north of Sunset into the hills, roughly bordered by La Colina to the west and La Brea to the east.  This is a much sought after area with multi-million dollar homes and spectacular views.

111 homes sold
Low price $400,000. High price $11,000,000.  Median price $1,300,000.  Average sq. ft. 2,920.45.

Hollywood Hills homes for sale

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(all data current as of 3/31/2015)

  1. 4 beds, 4 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 3,500 sq ft
    Lot size: 13,374 sqft
    Year built: 1954
    Parking spots: 5
    Days on market: 1
  2. 3 beds, 3 full baths
    Home size: 2,038 sq ft
    Lot size: 10,442 sqft
    Year built: 1961
    Days on market: 2
  3. 3 beds, 3 full baths
    Home size: 2,538 sq ft
    Lot size: 10,444 sqft
    Year built: 1961
    Days on market: 2
  4. 2 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,552 sq ft
    Lot size: 1.50 ac
    Year built: 1982
    Days on market: 2
  5. 3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 2,135 sq ft
    Lot size: 3,633 sqft
    Year built: 1923
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 2

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2.  Palms – Mar Vista – 101

Palms – Mar Vista are combined in the Multiple Listings Service (MLS).  Palms is the oldest neighborhood in Los Angeles, and together with Mar Vista, one of the more affordable Westside neighborhoods with some of the best views.

101 homes sold
Low price $347,000.  High price $2,047.  Median price $749,000.  Average sq. ft. 1,595.46

Palms – Mar Vista homes for sale

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(all data current as of 3/31/2015)

  1. 2 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,271 sq ft
    Lot size: 4,996 sqft
    Year built: 1947
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 2
  2. 3 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,674 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,524 sqft
    Year built: 1954
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 4
  3. 3 beds, 1 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,798 sq ft
    Lot size: 4,985 sqft
    Year built: 1953
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 6
  4. 3 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,170 sq ft
    Lot size: 5,038 sqft
    Year built: 1941
    Days on market: 6
  5. 4 beds, 2 full, 2 part baths
    Home size: 1,876 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,216 sqft
    Year built: 1950
    Days on market: 6

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3.  Westchester – 88

Westchester is located near Los Angeles International Airport, a suburban community with some of the more affordable housing in the L.A. area.

88 homes sold
Low price $385,000.  High price $1,954,000.  Median price $660,000.  Average sq. ft. 1,674.05.

Westchester homes for sale 

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(all data current as of 3/31/2015)

  1. 2 beds, 3 full baths
    Home size: 1,366 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,903 sqft
    Year built: 1950
    Days on market: 0
  2. 2 beds, 3 full baths
    Home size: 1,366 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,903 sqft
    Year built: 1950
    Days on market: 1
  3. 2 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 893 sq ft
    Lot size: 2.36 ac
    Year built: 1968
    Days on market: 2
  4. 3 beds, 1 full bath
    Home size: 1,117 sq ft
    Lot size: 5,007 sqft
    Year built: 1950
    Days on market: 2
  5. 2 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 893 sq ft
    Lot size: 2.36 ac
    Year built: 1968
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 3

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4. Pacific Palisades – 73

Pacific Palisades is an upscale neighborhood to the West of Brentwood, with a network of six canyons running from the Santa Monica Mountains to the ocean and creating lush landscapes and spectacular views.

74 Sold
Low price $870,000.  High price $11,200,000.  Median price $2,287,500.  Average sq. ft. 3,526.78.

Pacific Palisades homes for sale

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(all data current as of 3/31/2015)

  1. 5 beds, 3 full, 2 part baths
    Home size: 4,583 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,832 sqft
    Year built: 1999
    Days on market: 3
  2. 8 beds, 5 full, 7 part baths
    Home size: 10,848 sq ft
    Lot size: 1.10 ac
    Year built: 1980
    Days on market: 4
  3. 5 beds, 5 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 4,364 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,959 sqft
    Year built: 2013
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 4
  4. 2 beds, 1 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,979 sq ft
    Lot size: 4,967 sqft
    Year built: 1952
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 4
  5. 8 beds, 5 full, 7 part baths
    Home size: 10,848 sq ft
    Lot size: 1.10 ac
    Year built: 1980
    Days on market: 5

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5.  Silver Lake – Echo Park – 72

The hilly neighborhoods of Silver Lake and Echo Park, northwest of Downtown Los Angeles are also combined on the MLS.  Silver Lake, with wonderful views,  is a well-established hip neighborhood with some of the most famous modernist architecture in the U.S.  Echo Park, a little more affordable is fast becoming the new Silver Lake and one of the top ten growing neighborhoods in the U.S.

72 Sold
Low price $223,000.   High price $1,670,000.  Median price $628,450.  Average sq. ft. 1,576.77

Silver Lake Echo Park homes for sale

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(all data current as of 3/31/2015)

  1. 2 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,219 sq ft
    Lot size: 800 sqft
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 1
  2. 2 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,307 sq ft
    Lot size: 800 sqft
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 1
  3. 3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,407 sq ft
    Lot size: 800 sqft
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 1
  4. 4 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,100 sq ft
    Lot size: 5,846 sqft
    Year built: 1953
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 2
  5. 3 beds, 3 full baths
    Home size: 1,507 sq ft
    Lot size: 1.61 ac
    Year built: 1991
    Days on market: 4

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6.  Venice – 70

Venice, known around the world for its  kooky beach promenade, is fast becoming gentrified.  Abbott Kinney, with its high-end restaurants, boutiques and galleries is a popular Los Angeles entertainment destination.

70 Sold
Low price $560,000.  High price $5,000,000.  Median price $1,100,000.  Average sq. ft. 1,959.03.

Venice homes for sale

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(all data current as of 3/31/2015)

  1. 5 beds, 3 full, 2 part baths
    Home size: 3,095 sq ft
    Lot size: 4,782 sqft
    Days on market: 1
  2. 5 beds, 3 full, 2 part baths
    Home size: 3,095 sq ft
    Lot size: 4,782 sqft
    Days on market: 2
  3. 4 beds, 4 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 3,326 sq ft
    Lot size: 4,802 sqft
    Year built: 2014
    Days on market: 4
  4. 4 beds, 3 full baths
    Home size: 2,169 sq ft
    Lot size: 2,850 sqft
    Year built: 1921
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 4
  5. 4 beds, 4 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 3,326 sq ft
    Lot size: 4,802 sqft
    Year built: 2014
    Parking spots: 3
    Days on market: 5

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7.  Culver City – 67

Culver City is an up-and-coming incorporated city with a thriving, growing downtown area and new metro connection from Downtown Los Angeles, to be continued to Santa Monica.  Culver City is still one of the more affordable neighborhoods in Los Angeles.

69 Sold
Low price $325,000.  High price $1,070,000.  Median price $690,000.  Average sq. ft. 1,501.44.

Culver City homes for sale

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(all data current as of 3/31/2015)

  1. 2 beds, 1 full bath
    Home size: 852 sq ft
    Lot size: 2.41 ac
    Year built: 1973
    Days on market: 1
  2. 2 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,001 sq ft
    Lot size: 17,668 sqft
    Year built: 1983
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 1
  3. 1 bed, 1 full bath
    Home size: 674 sq ft
    Lot size: 4.85 ac
    Year built: 1973
    Days on market: 1
  4. 2 beds, 1 full bath
    Home size: 852 sq ft
    Lot size: 2.41 ac
    Year built: 1973
    Days on market: 2
  5. 1 bed, 1 full bath
    Home size: 674 sq ft
    Lot size: 4.85 ac
    Year built: 1973
    Days on market: 2

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8.  Santa Monica – 63 (tied with Brentwood)

Santa Monica is an incorporated city with several distinct neighborhoods, and varying affordability.  Because of its proximity to the ocean and areas of walkability and good school district, Santa Monica is a popular choice for home buyers.

63 Sold
Low price $650,000.  High price $5,200,000.  Median price $1,725,000.  Average sq. ft. 2,970.64.

Santa Monica Homes for Sale

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(all data current as of 3/31/2015)

  1. 6 beds, 3 full baths
    Home size: 686 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,006 sqft
    Year built: 1955
    Days on market: 0
  2. 2 beds, 1 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,116 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,503 sqft
    Year built: 1971
    Days on market: 0
  3. 6 beds, 3 full baths
    Home size: 686 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,006 sqft
    Year built: 1955
    Days on market: 1
  4. 2 beds, 1 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,116 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,503 sqft
    Year built: 1971
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 1
  5. 2 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,400 sq ft
    Lot size: 1.96 ac
    Year built: 1963
    Days on market: 1

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8.  Brentwood – 63 (tied with Santa Monica)

Brentwood is an upscale neighborhood to the east side of Santa Monica.  With a high walkability score, high-end shops, dining, and good schools, it is a popular area for home buyers.

54 Sold
Low price $825,000.  High price $14,200,000.  Median price $1780,483.  Average sq. ft. 3,292.79.

Brentwood homes for sale

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(all data current as of 3/31/2015)

  1. 0 beds, 1 full bath
    Home size: 572 sq ft
    Lot size: 1.04 ac
    Year built: 1955
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 1
  2. 3 beds, 3 full baths
    Home size: 2,859 sq ft
    Lot size: 9,962 sqft
    Year built: 1956
    Days on market: 1
  3. 3 beds, 3 full baths
    Home size: 2,859 sq ft
    Lot size: 9,962 sqft
    Year built: 1956
    Days on market: 2
  4. 2 beds, 3 full baths
    Home size: 1,563 sq ft
    Lot size: 11,489 sqft
    Year built: 1984
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 3
  5. 2 beds, 2 full, 2 part baths
    Year built: 1961
    Days on market: 5

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10.  Malibu – 60

Malibu, stretching approximately 21 miles along the coast,  is known the world over as a beach community, home to the rich and famous.

60 Sold
Low price $875,000.  High price $36,843,890.  Median price $2,017,500.  Average sq. ft. 3,391.96

Malibu homes for sale

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(all data current as of 3/31/2015)

  1. 3 beds, 3 full baths
    Home size: 2,665 sq ft
    Lot size: 12,361 sqft
    Year built: 1966
    Days on market: 0
  2. 1 bed, 1 full bath
    Home size: 402 sq ft
    Lot size: 10.86 ac
    Year built: 1949
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 0
  3. 2 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 995 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,306 sqft
    Year built: 1975
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 1
  4. 3 beds, 3 full baths
    Home size: 2,665 sq ft
    Lot size: 12,361 sqft
    Year built: 1966
    Days on market: 1
  5. 2 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 995 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,306 sqft
    Year built: 1975
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 1

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Top ten los Angeles neighborhoods for real estate sales | condos

1.  WestwoodCentury City – Sold 146.  Median price $590,000.

2.  Santa Monica (tied with Downtown L.A.) – Sold 129.  Median price $695,000

2.  Downtown L.A (tied with Santa Monica) – Sold 129.  Median price $385,000.

4.  West Hollywood – Sold 91.  Median price $440,000.

5.  Marina del Rey – Sold 77.  Median price $625,000.

6.  Culver City – Sold 48.  Median price $288,450.

7.  Brentwood – Sold  44.  Median price $645,000.

8.  West Los Angeles – Sold 43.  Median price $548,000.

9.  Playa del Rey – Sold 42.  Median price $368,500.

10. Playa Vista – Sold 41.  Median price $500,000.

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