A Villa Riviera condo in Long Beach, California has just been sold by Beach Cities Real Estate agent Emily Benner who represented the buyer. 800 E Ocean Blvd #1007, Long Beach sold for $262,000 and closed escrow today on 6/22/2018. The studio unit was located in the historic Villa Riviera building was dates back to 1928 when it was first built. The building offers a prime location at the corner of Ocean Blvd and Shoreline Drive. The condo was only on the market for 7 short days when Emily clients secured the sale. It was originally listed at $275,000 and negotiated down to $262,000. The interior of the unit was very light and bright was large windows that let in a lot of natural light. The small but useful kitchen are featured white subway tiles, fridge and a small microwave. The bathroom featured beautiful vintage tile with a classic pedestal sink that fit the era of the building perfectly. Interior windows offer a small peek-a-boo view of the ocean and beach.
The Villa Riviera complex is one of the most iconic and important buildings in the downtown Long Beach area. It was built in the Neo-gothic architectural style and has a grand entrance on the main level. There also a wide range of amenities when living here that include a elevator access, security guard, sun deck and well manicured outdoor grounds. The monthly homeowners association dues of $275.00 a month includes all utilities which is a huge selling point. This includes cable tv and Internet as well. The building has also been approved for the federal program known as the Mills Act which offers reduced property taxes for owners who live in historic properties. Emily Benner is a local Long Beach specialist that has sold many condos in the downtown area. For those interested in buying in the downtown area of Long Beach please contact Emily at 949-877-9856 today.
Long Beach 800 E Ocean Boulevard 1501
Breathtaking, panoramic ocean views from every room of this Penthouse level Unit in The Historic Villa Riviera. Every detail captures the glamour and splendor of the 1920's with the high coved ceilings, deco inspired kitchen, gorgeous wood flooring, custom painted trim and vintage art deco chandelier in the breakfast nook. The original glass chandelier hangs in the Great Room and mahogany doors, molding and brass hardware are throughout. The original art deco tile in the bathrooms has been immaculately maintained. The Huge Storybook windows boast the best views Long Beach has to offer overlooking the Queen Mary, Marina, and Southern Coastline. Watch the magnificent sunsets over the Harbor and enjoy the City Lights! The upgraded kitchen opens up to the expansive living space and offers a breakfast bar, marble counters, beautifully appointed cabinets, backsplash, and top of the line appliances. Additional features include custom sun shades and screens for the windows with wood valances, European style laundry unit, extra storage and pantry spaces and a walk in closet for the master bedroom. The Villa Riviera is qualified under the Mills Act Historical Program permitting huge discounts in property taxes and the monthly HOA dues include all utilities and cable TV.$825,000
Long Beach 800 E Ocean Boulevard 805
Step inside this vibrant OCEAN VIEW one bedroom one bath unit in the Glamorous Historic Villa Riviera. A local and State-wide iconic architectural masterpiece that sits on the edge of the Pacific Ocean Larger unit offered with higher ceilings, bay windows, unique doors & window moldings with many cherished historic touches including steam radiator heating This unit also offers a fantastic galley style kitchen w/ updated appliances, sleek cabinets with unique open style touches, recessed lighting, Caesar-stone style counters and black appliances including gas cook-top and oven as well as a under the counter beverage fridge and granite flooring This home has been updated with quality Arctic Ash laminate flooring Every room has been customized & upgraded from the room-to-room flow to the specialized abundant closets including a dedicated shoe closet The bathroom extols the original 1920's sea foam green & black tiles You won't be disappointed with this ocean view charming & fresh offering Direct access to the beach and a 7 mile bike path, easy strolls to various shops, restaurants, galleries, East Village Arts, Downtown Pine, the Aquarium & much more Walk score 97 This unit enjoys the Mills Act Tax status that saves you on your property taxes The HOA Fees include ALL of utilities including Cable & Internet. The Villa Riviera is an award winning property which is on the National Register of Historic Places Amenities include ballroom, guest suite, roof deck & leased parking$535,000
Long Beach 800 Ocean 1108
This unit Boasts of Old World Charm at the Historic Villa Rivera. Hardwood floors, above average sized unit, full galley kitchen & dining area, endless closet space and storage, dressing area and work space. Location is pet friendly and offers breathtaking views of the Marina, Queen Mary and Ocean Blvd. Villa Riviera is on the National Register of Historic Places. Positioned on the sand and ocean blvd, you are steps away from Long Beach Performing Arts Center, Shoreline Village, Aquarium of the Pacific, public transportation, endless restaurants and much more. Enjoy the$1,800