You Should Consider Buying a Home in North Redondo Beach If...


Over the past few years, North Redondo Beach 90278 has become one of the hottest zip codes in Coastal LA County. Homes for sale will often sell the first weekend on the market with multiple offers over the asking price.

So if you are considering becoming a North Redondo Beach homeowner you should have everything lined up such as your pre-approval letter from a direct lender and be ready to go.

You should consider buying a home in North Redondo Beach if you want:
  • Easy Freeway access
  • Your kids to go to great schools
  • To bike, jog, or walk to the beach
  • To be near restaurants and shopping
  • To make a great investment in a hot market
You can find everything starting with entry level condominiums, attached and detached 2 and 3 on a lot townhomes, mid century tract homes, up to luxury Single Family Houses.

Often new buyers are confused about some of the lingo and jargon we use.

Condos are flat - think apartment style.

Townhomes are multi level and can either be attached or detached or even within a larger building
3 on a lot and 2 on a lot refers to home many townhomes share the same lot.

Houses are exactly what you would expect. Traditional Single Family Residences SFRs, on their own lots.

There are also MLS defined neighborhoods within 90278. Here's what you need to know.


The Redondo Beach Golden Hills is one of the hottest and most desirable neighborhoods in Redondo Beach. Many homes may have mountain or city views and some are and easy bike ride or within walking distance to the beach.

The "Golden Triangle" section of the Hills sits just south of Manhattan Beach and east of Hermosa Beach. It is the furthest west location in North Redondo Beach.

The Golden Hills mostly offers "Tall & Skinny" Single Family Residences which are around 1900 SqFt of living area on 2500 SqFt lots. These homes often have reverse floor plans with the living room, dining room, kitchen and master bedroom found upstairs and two bedrooms found on the main level. Vaulted ceilings are common and many have original exposed wood ceilings.
New construction in the Golden Hills has hit new highs with homes being priced at $1.5M and higher.

The El Nido neighborhood is located east and west of Inglewood Ave, south of Ripley and north of 190th street. There are many single family residences, (houses) on lots up to 7500 SqFt. Because of the lot size there were a number of 3000+ SqFt homes built there previously and expect to see more. The high end has topped out at around $1.6-$1.7M.

The easternmost properties, adjacent to Hawthorne Blvd and east of the train tracks, are actually City of Torrance with a Redondo Beach mailing address. That means that the schools and other services are Torrance.

The north east quadrant of MLS Area 151 is referred to as the TRW tract. These are streets east of Vail, north of Robinson and south of Manhattan Beach Blvd. You will find single family houses here and some of the largest lots in North Redondo Beach.

Villas North and South refers to which side of Artesia Blvd the property is located on.
MLS Area 151 is north of Artesia Blvd and just east of Manhattan Beach. Villas South is located south of Artesia.

You can find everything starting with entry level condominiums, attached and detached 2 and 3 on a lot townhomes, mid century tract homes, up to luxury Single Family Houses.

Follow the links below to view North Redondo Beach homes for sale.

MLS AREA 151 Villas North
MLS AREA 152 Villas South
MLS AREA 153 El Nido
MLS AREA 154 Golden Hills