What $399K buys around LA


Elijah Chiland


We’ve got five condos to choose from

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 condos within $10,000 of today’s price: $395,000.

Via Alin Glogovicean | Redfin

Here’s a one-bedroom unit in a smaller 1950s complex in Franklin Village. The condo has 590 square feet of floor space, with an updated kitchen and a single bathroom. It also boasts hardwood floors, freshly installed windows, and a wall of closet space in the bedroom. Out back is a shared patio and barbecue area, and the unit comes with a spot in the parking garage. Asking price is $399,000, with HOA dues of $290 per month.

Stephanie Vitacco, Keller Williams

This Studio City condo is part of a charming courtyard complex built in 1955. The unit has a single bedroom and a tiled bathroom, with 701 square feet of floor space. There’s also a private patio and a covered parking space. Asking price is $395,000, with HOA dues of $342 per month.

Via Wing Ng, Re/Max

Looking for a little more space? This unit in El Sereno has three bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms, along with an open living and dining area and in-unit washer and dryer. The 1,193-square-foot condo also comes with access to shared amenities that include a pool, spa, and barbecue area. Asking price is $399,800, with HOA dues of $569 per month.

Via Sam Solaimani, Coldwell Banker

This condo is located in a complex at the north end of Koreatown, just a few blocks from the Wilshire/Normandie subway station. The 580-square-foot unit has one bedroom and one bathroom, with a wooden balcony overlooking the building’s lush landscaping features. Shared amenities include a pool, spa, sauna, and a parking garage. Asking price is $399,000, with HOA dues of $290 per month.

Via Gary Krill, Keller Williams

This San Pedro condo offers 1,156 square feet of floor space, with two bedrooms and two bathrooms. The airy living room has a brick fireplace, and there’s a full wet bar off to the side of the dining area. Other features include an in-unit washer and dryer and a recently updated HVAC system. Equipped with two parking spaces, the unit is asking $399,900. HOA dues are $280 per month.

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