979 Dexter Street

Highland Park, CA 90042

951 Sq. Ft.
$830 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.


Gorgeous, private, creative retreat.
1925 character home with great views and beautifully landscaped garden.
3 bedrooms and one bathroom .
Close proximity to York Blvd in much sought afer Highland Park.

Property Details for 979 Dexter Street

Architectural Style
Cottage, English
Subdivision Name
Not Applicable
Mountain(s), Neighborhood, Panoramic


Listing Courtesy of COMPASS, Rebecca Gilbert, DRE #01994838

Property Details for 979 Dexter Street

MLS #P1-3452
Days on Market138
HOA Fees-
Condo/Co-op Fees-
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeResidential / Single Family Residence
Year Built1925
Lot Size0.12 AC / 5,328 SF
CountyLos Angeles County

Listing Agent

Contact Agent(s)

Listing Agent

  1. Rebecca Gilbert

    Listing Agent


    DRE #01994838

Building Information for 979 Dexter Street

Stories1Year Built1925Building Size-Lot Size0.12 AC / 5,328 SF

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$2,644 per month

30 year fixed, 2.95% Interest

Principal and Interest


Property Taxes

HOA Dues


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Property Information for 979 Dexter Street

    Location and General Information
  • Building Area Total: 951.00
  • Community Features: Urban
  • City: Highland Park
  • Country: US
  • Direction Faces: East
  • Directions: Beautiful private hideaway cottage in mature landsaped gardens.Close to York Blvd in Highland Park.
  • School District: Los Angeles Unified
  • Area: 632 - Highland Park
  • Road Surface Type: Paved
  • Unparsed Address: 979 Dexter Street, Highland Park, CA 90042
    Taxes and HOA Information
  • Tax Tract: 186203
    Lot Information
  • Lot Features: Sprinkler System, Sprinklers, Up Slope from Street, Garden, Rocks
  • Lot Size Acres: .12
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 5,328.00
  • Lot Size Area: 5,328.00
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 5328
  • Lot Size Source: Public Records
  • Lot Size Units: Square Feet
  • Road Frontage Type: City Street
  • Zoning: LAR1
  • Property Type: Residential, Single Family Residence
  • Property Sub Type: Single Family Residence
    Property and Assessments
  • Common Walls: Detached/No Common Walls
  • Documents Count: 0
  • Entry Location: Steps up
  • New Construction: No
  • Property Attached: No
  • Sign On Property: Yes
  • Year Built Source: Public Records
  • Senior Community: No
  • Cooling: Central Air
  • Cooling: Yes
  • Electric: 220 Volts
  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Utilities: Electricity Available, Electricity Connected, Natural Gas Available, Natural Gas Connected, Sewer Connected
  • Water Source: Public
Interior and Exterior Features
    Exterior Features
  • Construction Materials: Stucco
  • Fencing: Chain Link, Wood
  • Foundation Details: Pillar/Post/Pier, Raised, Slab
  • Pool Features: None
  • Pool Private: No
  • Pool: No
  • Roof: Composition
  • Security Features: Smoke Detector(s), Carbon Monoxide Detector(s)
  • Spa Features: None
  • Spa: No
  • Stories Total: 1
  • Structure Type: House
    Interior Features
  • Appliances: Dishwasher, Gas Cooktop, Gas Oven, Refrigerator, Water Heater
  • Bathrooms Full: 1
  • Bathrooms Three Quarter: 0
  • Total Bathrooms: 1
  • Door Features: French Doors
  • Fireplace Features: None
  • Fireplace: No
  • Flooring: Laminate, Tile, Wood
  • Heating: Central
  • Heating: Yes
  • Interior Features: Copper Plumbing Partial, Stone Counters, Storage, Quartz Counters, Remodeled Kitchen, Unfurnished
  • Laundry Features: Stackable, Individual Room, In Kitchen
  • Living Area: 951.00
  • Living Area Source: Public Records
  • Living Area Units: Square Feet
  • View: Yes
  • Levels: One
Multi Family
    Multi-Family Information
  • Special Listing Conditions: Standard
    Sale and Listing
  • Inclusions: Appliances included.

Property History for 979 Dexter St

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Feb 23, 2021

Listed (Active)

VCF #P1-3452

Feb 22, 2021

Listed (Active)

CRMLS #P1-3452

Oct 9, 2020

Listed (Active)

CLAW #3452PF

DateEvent & SourcePrice

Listed (Active)

VCF #P1-3452


Listed (Active)

CRMLS #P1-3452


Listed (Active)

CLAW #3452PF


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

Schools near 979 Dexter Street

Buchanan Street Elementary SchoolPublicK-60.2 mi
Highland Park Continuation SchoolPublic9-120.4 mi
Benjamin Franklin Senior High SchoolPublic6-120.6 mi
Academia Avance CharterCharter6-120.9 mi

Buchanan Street Elementary School

K-6, 0.2 mi, Public


Highland Park Continuation School

9-12, 0.4 mi, Public


Benjamin Franklin Senior High School

6-12, 0.6 mi, Public


Academia Avance Charter

6-12, 0.9 mi, Charter


School ratings and boundaries are provided by GreatSchools.org and Pitney Bowes. This information should only be used as a reference. Proximity or boundaries shown here are not a guarantee of enrollment. Please reach out to schools directly to verify all information and enrollment eligibility.

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979 Dexter Street is a single family home for sale in Highland Park, CA 90042. This property was listed for sale on October 9, 2020 by Compass at $789,000. It has been on the market for a total of 139 days and was last sold on November 24, 2004. This listing's school district is Los Angeles Unified School District. Nearby schools include Teach Academy Of Technologies, Math, Science, & Technology Magnet Academy At Roosevelt High and Humanitas Academy Of Art And Technology At Esteban E. Torres High No. 4. 979 Dexter Street is a 3-bed, 1-bath, 951 sqft single family home built in 1925. This address can also be written as 979 Dexter St.

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Listing Courtesy of COMPASS, Rebecca Gilbert, DRE #01994838

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