This ocean-facing residence sits near the mouth of Ballona Creek in Playa del Rey, where the median sale price for single-family homes was $1.252 million in October. Plank hardwood flooring and sliding glass doors are a common theme throughout the open-space floor plan, which includes a chef's kitchen, an office and a living room with a fireplace. Ocean-view decks run parallel to each level.
Location: 7311 Vista Del Mar Lane, Playa Del Rey, 90293
Asking price: $1.579 million
Year built: 1956
House size: 1,370 square feet, three bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms
Lot size: 4,356 square feet
Features: Hardwood flooring, wall treatments, sliding glass doors, chef's kitchen, breakfast bar, living room with fireplace, family room, dining room, office, decks, balcony, ocean views, one-car garage
About the area: Last year, there were 50 single-family homes sales in the 90293 ZIP Code at a median sale price of $1.041 million, according to DataQuick. That was a 19.9% increase year-over-year.
Agent: Alice Plato, (310) 704-4188, Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage