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Must-See Upcoming Open Houses in Long Beach CA

3461 N Bellflower Blvd, Long Beach, CA 90808

When: Saturday July 11, 1-4:00pm

2 Bedroom | 1 Bath

3461 N Bellflower Blvd Long Beach

This lovely home is located in an established Long Beach neighborhood along a shady, tree lined street. When you walk in, you’ll instantly feel welcomed by an expansive living room and cozy wood burning fireplace. The original hardwood floors are still available (hardwood is under the carpet). Another enjoyable feature of this 2 bed, 1 bath home is the large master bedroom. Also note: the guest room has access to backyard. Enjoy fruit at the peak of its season with fruit trees in the serene backyard.

  • Lot: 6,033 sq ft
  • Single family
  • Built in 1947
  • Roof only 8 years old


4222 Keever Ave, Long Beach, CA 90807

When: Saturday July 11, 12-3:00pm

3 Bedroom | 1 Bath

open house long beach

Maintained by the same family for over 70 years, this charming turnkey home is located in the coveted Bixby Highlands neighborhood in Long Beach, CA.  Featuring: fresh interior paint, new, refinished hardwood floors, new central air/heat, a renovated kitchen and bath, a 3+ car garage and more. Get whisked away in your dreamy backyard with colorful landscaping and an inviting magnolia tree. There’s much more to see, so come by the open house this Saturday to have a look.


3633 Pine Ave, Long Beach, CA 90807

When: Sunday July 12, 1-4:00pm

4 Bedroom | 4 Bath

long beach home
This expansive home has so many swoonworthy upgrades, including: hardwood floors, double pane windows, heat and central AC, private master suite, laundry room, and more. The beautiful backyard provides shade with a covered patio and has plenty of space, perfect for gardening or playtime with the kids. Not to mention the front yard, complete with lovely landscaping and perched on a lush, tree-lined street.


338 Salta Verde Pt, Long Beach, CA 90803

When: Saturday July 11, 1-4:00pm

3 Bedroom | 4 Bath

open house cali

A stunning site to behold, take a tour of this Mediterranean style waterfront home located in the renown Spinnaker Bay. Stepping foot inside, you will notice extraordinary views of the sea from the kitchen, family room and master retreat. Luxurious accents include: extra large crown moldings, custom window treatments, recessed lighting, plantation shutters, high speed elevator, hardwood floors and more. The bathrooms and kitchen have been newly remodeled. Step out onto your big back patio and enjoy hosting with a built in BBQ, custom spa, retractable electronic awnings or just breathe, relax, and take in the water views in peaceful solitude.


3027 Stevely Ave, Long Beach, CA 90808

When: Saturday July 11, 1-4:00pm

4 Bedroom | 2 Bath

3027 Stevely Ave, Long Beach

Step into luxury with this mid century style home, featuring a blend of warm, open inviting spaces and hints of modern touches. This 1,818 sq ft home is beaming with extras like high vaulted ceilings, hard wood floors, granite countertops in the kitchen, and a spacious entryway with private courtyard. Enjoy family walks to the El Dorado Regional Park and Lily Park and find convenience with nearby coffee shops and grocery stores.

Happy house shopping! Let me know if you have any questions by commenting below!


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