1739 Leighton Avenue

Los Angeles, CA 90062

Last Sold Price
Last Sold Price
1,278 Sq. Ft.
$235 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.

Property Details for 1739 Leighton Avenue

MLS #RS17191860
Year Built1911
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeResidential / Single Family
Lot Size0.13 AC / 5,468 SF
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountyLos Angeles County

Listing Agent

Mickey Bridges

Berkshire Hathaway Hm Ser


P: 562.461.0233

M: 310.738.7330

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Property Details for 1739 Leighton Avenue

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This is a 2 bedroom 1 bath short sale, major fixer that has alot of deferred maintenance and in need of extensive repair. Some things include: The main electrical service panel is manufactured by Federal Pacific Electric. These panels are obsolete and have been known to present latent fire hazards by malfunctioning under certain condition. Furthermore, the obsolete and poor-condition knob-and-tube wiring is also a major safety hazard and fire risk. Improper electrical connections/abandoned and/or... exposed wiring also pose fire hazard. Areas on the roof that are weak/areas not safe to walk on; Damaged roofing material exposing building materials; Inadequate roof drainage; water ponding in several areas of the roof causing leaks; the sills of the structure aren’t properly anchored; cripple walls supporting the floor lack shear wall paneling pose safety risk during earthquake activity; inadequate gutters and downspouts system causing poor roof water drainage causing some areas of the roof to have water pond; damaged stucco exterior walls conducive to moisture intrusion; Improper lot grading causing water accumulation and poor lot drainage of storm water away from the house; driveway concrete slab has lifted more than 1inch in some areas posing high safety concern for tripping hazards; signs of mildew/mold observed. Damaged kitchen cabinets. Will not qualify for financing.


Listing Courtesy of Berkshire Hathaway Hm Ser, Mickey Bridges, BRE #01214830

Building Information for 1739 Leighton Avenue

Stories1Year Built1911Building Size-Lot Size0.13 AC / 5,468 SF

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$1,209 per month

30 year fixed, 4.45% Interest

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Property Information for 1739 Leighton Avenue

Property Features
    Interior Features
  • Common Walls: No Common Walls
  • Fireplace: No
  • Fireplace Features: None
  • Laundry: Yes
  • Laundry Features: Inside
  • Levels: One
  • Main Level Bathrooms: 1
  • Main Level Bedrooms: 2
  • Room Type: All Bedrooms Up
  • View: No
    Exterior Features
  • Pool Features: None
    Parking Info
  • Garage Spaces: 2
    Water Details
  • Water Source: Public
Property / Structure Info
    Property / Structure Info
  • New Construction: No
  • Parcel Number: 5035015021
  • Property Attached: No
  • Property Sub Type: Single Family Residence
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Stories Total: 1
  • Year Built: 1911
  • Year Built Source: Assessor
    Measurements / Dimensions
  • Living Area: 1278
Community/Development / Location Info
    School/Location Info
  • High School District: Los Angeles Unified
  • County Or Parish: Los Angeles
  • Directions: West of Western North of Martin Luther King
  • MLS Area Major: Los Angeles Southwest (C34)
    Association Information
  • Association: No
  • Community Features: Urban
  • Occupant Type: Tenant
  • Senior Community: No
Income / Expense / Tax / Assessment Details
    Tax / Assessment Info
  • Assessments: None
  • Assessments: Yes
  • Tax Census Tract: 2314.00
  • Tax Lot: 224
  • Tax Tract Number: 1252
  • Zoning: LAR2
Rental Info
    Rental Info
  • Lease Considered: No
Land/Lot Info
    Land/Lot Info
  • Land Lease: No
  • Lot Features: Back Yard, Front Yard
  • Lot Size Source: Assessor
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 5468
  • Lot Size Units: Square Feet

Property History for 1739 Leighton Avenue

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Aug 29, 2019Accepting Backup Offers

CARETS #19500112

Aug 29, 2019Pending

CARETS #19500112

Aug 15, 2019Listed (Active)

CARETS #19500112

DateEvent & SourcePrice
Accepting Backup Offers

CARETS #19500112


CARETS #19500112

Listed (Active)

CARETS #19500112


For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Public Records for 1739 Leighton Avenue

Taxable ValueLand$17,209Additions$18,027Total$35,236
Tax Record2018$614
Home Facts
Beds2Finished Sq.Ft.1,278 SqFtStories1Lot Size5,468 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1911Year Renovated1920ZoningLAR2

Schools near 1739 Leighton Avenue

Public Policy CharterCharter5-80.2 mi
Teach Academy Of TechnologiesCharter5-80.2 mi
KIPP Scholar AcademyCharter5-80.2 mi
California Collegiate Charter SchoolCharter6-100.2 mi

Public Policy Charter

5-8, 0.2 mi, Charter


Teach Academy Of Technologies

5-8, 0.2 mi, Charter


KIPP Scholar Academy

5-8, 0.2 mi, Charter


California Collegiate Charter School

6-10, 0.2 mi, Charter


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Listing Courtesy of Berkshire Hathaway Hm Ser, Mickey Bridges, BRE #01214830
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