Long Beach Condos

Information on Long Beach Condos for sale in Long Beach, California.  Long Beach has a wide variety of ocean view, water view, lake view and city light view condos.

Found 34 blog entries about Long Beach Condos .

May 28

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Do you want to live in the Bixby Knolls area of Long Beach without paying the high prices that can be found in this area?  A great alternative is to find a condo building located a short distance to the freeway with open floor plans and large square footage homes.  The Uptown Carlton building located at 3695 Linden Ave is a perfect example of this.  Many of these condos located here feature two to three bedrooms and average around 1,385 square feet of living space.  There are some smaller one bedroom units located here too with real estate prices in the low $400,000 range.  The building itself is relatively small with only 3 floors with a total of 33 units.  Some of the features found here include elevator service along with subterranean parking and

Apr 29

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One of the newest condo communities in Long Beach is the Huxton building located at 351 E Broadway in the downtown Long Beach area.  These condos are new construction condos completed this year and offer a great opportunity to live in the heart of the Long Beach area.  One of the unique things about this building is that the condos span over 4 different levels.  This allows for entertaining spaces to be one level, bedrooms on another, and office space on another level.  This is not ideal for everyone as going up a lot of steps can be daunting and impractical for others.  

Incorporated into the design are high ceilings, an open floor plan with energy star rated appliances and a smart tech home.  As you would expect there is an inside laundry room on the

Dec 18

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Located just the downtown Long Beach area is a four story condo building called Magnolia Place that has long been a favorite for those looking for a newer construction building near the water in Long Beach, California.  Magnolia place is located at 535 Magnolia Avenue and was newly built in the year 1990.  The builder at the time wanted to build a Mediterranean style complex that would house one to two bedroom condos in a secure gated environment.  If you are not looking to be in the heart of the downtown area this is the second best location that's just blocks to the beach with easy freeway access on to the 710 freeway.  

What makes this building unique is that it offer many modern amenities that many of the downtown condos buildings don't offer due

Oct 25

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Located at 2105 E Ocean Blvd in Long Beach, California is an ocean view condo complex called "Beach Park."   Located near the downtown area of Long Beach in the Bluff Park neighborhood is a three story condo building that is located directly across the street on the famous "Ocean Blvd" in Long Beach.  It's hard to get a much nicer location with a fabulous view for condos that typically sell in the $300,000 to $600,000 range.  The complex gets it's name since it's located adjacent to the large Bixby Dog Park which is a large parcel of vacant land that overlooks the ocean and stretches all the way down to the sandy beach.  All of the condos that are located here are either one or two bedroom units that average between 620 to 1,459 square feet.  The best

Sep 24

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One of the unique features of the studio floor plan at the Marina Pacifica Long Beach complex is having an optional den counted in the square footage of the condo.  These are very popular due to having the versatility of being used as an office or a living quarter without being considered a full bedroom.  These listings don't come on the market very often but tend to be a very popular feature when they do come up for sale.  There are two ways to identify these types of properties at Marina Pacifica.  First, many of the detailed descriptions of the condo will mention the bonus den area in the real estate listing which is the easiest way to identify these properties.  Second, look at the square footage of the condos.  The smaller studio listings without a

Jul 26

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One of the best places to find one and two bedroom condos in the $300,000 to $450,000 range is "The Palms" condo complex in Long Beach, California.  Dating back to 1990 when this small neighborhood of approximately 125 condos that are all located within a secure gated community just outside the "Circle Area" in the eastern section of Long Beach.  The builder built a variety of one and two bedroom floor plans that are often centered around the community pool and spa are.  It's FHA approved for buyers looking to put down just 3% as a down payment and carry the rest as a loan but is currently not approved for VA home buyers.

The Palms is a pet friendly complex as well and allows a pet up to 35 pounds which covers most small and medium size dogs.  The

May 9

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The Chestnut Villas condo complex is located at 645 Chestnut Ave in the city of Long Beach, California.  This is a very popular complex located just outside the downtown area and south of 7th street.  The building is approximately 31 years old with an original build date of 1986.  Condos located within Chestnut Villas will either be one or two bedrooms with various size floor plans.  Over the last 5 years these condos have risen in value from the mid $150,000 range in 2013 to the high $275,000 to $367,500 price range.  

Condos often come with one dedicated underground parking space with generous size room with large closets and additional  storage spaces.  Select condos will come with a living room fireplace and inside laundry facilities.  The location

Feb 13

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The city of Long Beach, California is rich in history with many condo buildings dating back to the early 1900's.  There are several reasons why many home buyers are attracted to the historic properties.  First, the buildings offer a lot of charm and character that you won't find in today's newly constructed hi-rise buildings.  Second, the location of these condos tends to be very good with many beach front and ocean view locations.  Finally, these older structures can offer significant tax savings if covered under the Mills Act, a federal program installed to help maintain historic properties by reducing the tax rate for homeowners.  Here is a brief look at some of the best historic condos buildings in Long Beach.

Probably the most iconic building is

Nov 15

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One of the popular neighborhoods in Long Beach is the Junipero Gardens community.  Condos in this area date back to the mid 1980's when they were first built.  The gated complex offers a prime location near the Singal Hill area with two to three bedroom condos that often sell in the high $200,000 range.  The condos often feature interior laundry room, exterior balcony and multiple parking spaces.  Top floor units can be really amazing with soaring high ceilings with open skylights.

Real Estate prices this year have range between $200,000 to $280,000 with a total of 10 condos selling in 2017.  The location is very close to the new Rotary Centennial Park area and a short distance to the beach and the 405 & 710 freeways.  For those who live to golf will

Oct 24

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One of the more popular condo buildings located away from the beach is the Ohio Square condo complex.  Originally built in 1982 and located at 1100 Ohio Avenue between 11th Street and Anaheim Street where there are lots of local business and restaurants in the immediate area.  The three story building mainly features two bedroom condos with a small mixture of 3 bedroom units that go up to 1,296 square feet.  Ohio Square has a secure gated entrance and a large courtyard area once you enter inside.  Many condos have exterior balconies, fireplace and large picture windows that overlook the view.  Residents who live here enjoy subterranean parking, public elevator, community barbecue and spa area.  The building is pet friendly with certain restrictions based