Home of the Day: Remodeled ranch-style bungalow in Echo Park asks $779,000

This renovated ranch-style bungalow on a tree-lined streets in historic Angelino Heights has a contemporary yet rustic vibe. Gray-hued ceilings, barn-style hanging doors and a galley kitchen with butcher block counters are among updates to the 1920s home. A fenced and hedged front courtyard/patio offers invitation to unwind with a chiminea and sun deck.

Location: 813 Laveta Terrace, Echo Park, 90026

Asking price: $779,000

Year built: 1922

House size: 935 square feet, two bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms

Lot size: 3,105 square feet

Features: Courtyard entry and front patio; covered porch; living room; kitchen with butcher block countertops, farmhouse-style sink and skylights; vintage pocket windows; new central air and heat; drought-tolerant landscaping; citrus trees

About the area: In February, nine single-family homes sold in the 90026 ZIP Code at a median price of $870,000, according to Corelogic. That was 13.0% increase compared with February 2015.

Agents: Adam M. Leach, New Neighbor Properties, (323) 557-8195

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