Here’s what $780K buys around LA right now

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Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, where we explore what you can rent or buy for a certain dollar amount in various LA ‘hoods. We’ve found five homes and condos within $10,000 of today’s price: $780,000.

Front of house

Living room


Courtesy Tracy King, Keely Myres/Compass

This house sits in the heart of Highland Park and offers three bedrooms and two bathrooms, with 1,483 square feet of living space. Built in the 1930s it has hardwood floors, coved ceilings, and an arched entry that divides the living room from the dining area. The home sits on a 5,672-square-foot lot, with a bit of backyard space, a pergola alongside the house, and even a chicken coop. Asking price is $779,000.

Dining/living room


Courtesy Gil Saraf/Keller Williams

Take in some nice views of the Hollywood Walk of Fame from this condo in the historic Broadway Hollywood Building. The one-bedroom unit has a roomy 990 square feet of floor space with high-ceilinged living space and an elegant tile bathroom. Shared amenities include a pool, spa, and 24-hour concierge service. Asking price is $775,000, but save up for the HOA dues: They’re $1,132 per month.

Front yard

Living room


Courtesy Patty Ray/Compass

This classic ranch house sits on a grassy lot in the San Fernando Valley’s Valley Glen neighborhood. It was built in 1953 and boasts wood floors and a nice blue-and-pink-tiled bathroom. The house has three bedrooms and one and a half bathrooms spread across 1,358 square feet of floor space. Situated on a 7,498-square-foot lot, the home has a shaded back patio and a grassy yard with citrus trees. Asking price is $785,000.

Front of house

Living room

Dining room

Courtesy Jeff Anderson, Kelly Costello/Keller Williams

Down in a lovely part of Long Beach, this Craftsman built in 1916 has curb appeal with its front porch and handsome red door. The charm extends to the interior, where you’ll find original hardwood floors, a built-in hutch, red brick fireplace, and wood trimmed windows and doorways. Coming in at 1,374 square feet, the home holds two bedrooms and one bathroom. It sits on a 4,681-square-foot lot; that’s enough space for a backyard with a deck, fire pit, jacuzzi—and a detached “bonus room.” Asking price is $789,000.

Living room



View from balcony
Courtesy Jesse Weinberg, Blake Taylor/Keller Williams

Here’s a sleek condo in a high-rise in Marina del Rey (though it’s technically in the city of Los Angeles) that features “unobstructed 180 degree views” of the Westside. The one-bedroom, one-bath dwelling measures 859 square feet and is outfitted with a walk-in closet, in-unit laundry, and a small patio. Asking price is $785,000, with HOA dues of $946 per month.


Which home or condo around $780,000 would you choose?

  • 29%

    Highland Park

    (29 votes)

  • 6%

    (6 votes)

  • 14%
    Valley Glen

    (14 votes)

  • 41%
    Long Beach

    (41 votes)

  • 8%
    Marina del Rey

    (8 votes)

98 votes total Vote Now

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