For the first time since 2012, national sale prices decreased for the luxury housing market, defined as the top 5% of homes sold in a given quarter. Read more here
But luxury real estate sales are doing extremely well in La Crescenta. Last month, May (2016) the most expensive La Crescenta home sale was 2441 Laughlin Ave. This home was previously listed for $1,610,000 in 2013 with another agent who did not sell it.
The photos from the expired listing are below:
MLS remarks at that time read: Master craftsmanship is evident throughout this high-end builders custom home. The Main Home with 4+3.5 measures 3,984 sq ft & the Guest House with 1+1 measures 665 sq ft totaling 4,649 sq ft (measured by REST buyer to verify) assessor shows 3,560 sq ft. Superior quality is showcased from the moment you pull into the oversized paved driveway with parking for over 6 cars + RV parking. The entry porch welcomes you with a solid custom wood door & authentic rock & solid wood columns. Enter the home to a stunning two story foyer with wrap around wrought iron staircase, rich golden venetian plaster walls & solid walnut floors. The home features a formal living room, a Gourmet Kitchen with top-of-the line appliances and materials, Family Room open to the kitchen with a solid rock wood burning fireplace, Formal Dining Room with wine nook, Theater Room, Gorgeous Guest House, Pool/Spa, Fire Pit, Surround Sound int/ext and much more. One of a kind!
The 5 bedroom, 5 bath home just sold for $1,880,000 – $181,000 over asking price. I loved this home when I recently viewed it on broker’s caravan.
Photos from the successful sale are below:
MLS remarks read: Rarely do you have the opportunity to own a home with such outstanding craftsmanship throughout! Your senses will be intrigued when you step onto the large welcoming porch and enter through the solid handmade custom wood door. Inside you’ll discover a stunning two-story foyer and Venetian plaster walls, Quality features throughout include walnut hardwood flooring, step down living room with coffered wood ceiling, gourmet kitchen with travertine floors, granite counters, a large center island, custom cherry cabinets and Thermadore refrigerator, six burner stove and Meile dishwasher. Open to the kitchen is the heart of the home family room with floor to ceiling solid rock wood fireplace. Main house with four bedrooms including lg private master suite and a central study. A lower level theater room will thrill sports and movie fans. 1+1 Guest /pool house with steam shower, gazebo, firepit, cascading rock spa and beautiful pool plus lush lawn, waterfall and river feature. Too much to list