Manhattan Beach New Listings (3/4-3/5/23)

Finally, a weekend that you can fairly characterize as busy with a crop of new listings.

A couple came late to market and didn't even make it into this post, but you can see everything that's open under our Manhattan Beach open houses link, and all new listings on our new listings page.

Open house times for new listings are listed below, but you can also click SEARCHES then "Open Houses" at the top of our site, which displays all the Manhattan Beach open houses. There are also links right at the top to Hermosa Beach and Redondo Beach opens.


PLEASE NOTE: Below, we present listings new to the Manhattan Beach market this week, via the MLS. They are listed and brokered by a variety of agents and firms. The name of the listing broker and agent for each property, along with any contact information supplied through the MLS, is displayed with each property, next to the price. Blog author Dave Fratello of Edge Real Estate Agency is not the listing agent unless so stated with the listing. Excerpts of the listing agent's description of each property are provided in quotes.

Click on any property address or photo to open a new page with full listing details, all photos, listing broker and agent information, and other MLS information. Any observations and comments about listings represent the professional judgments and opinions of the author, Dave Fratello, not the listing brokers or agents. Please see our blog disclaimer.


Sand Section

1800 The Strand, Manhattan Beach, CA

1800 The Strand (5br/7ba, 5329 sqft.) is a great corner-lot home on the waterfront.

1800 The Strand, Manhattan Beach, CAEven if most of us can't afford it, you gotta take a good look.

From the official description:

1800 The Strand, Manhattan Beach, CA"Quite simply one of the best combinations of Strand location, orientation and home ever built on the Strand. Located on arguably the best corner lot on the Strand, this spectacular, custom-built home features a commitment to quality and attention to detail that literally set the bar for Strand elegance. Custom built ... at over $700/sq ft (in 2001 dollars), this home features 5 bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms in over 5,300sf, with an open floor plan that functions beautifully while maximizing natural light and world class ocean views."

"Enjoy, an often not contemplated, perfect buffer from downtown, which translates into a short stroll to dinner, but far enough to avoid congestion. With the rare, sought after southern exposure of a north corner lot, the home is designed around capturing the most prized, signature views on the Strand: the Manhattan Beach Pier, PV Peninsula and Catalina Island. You won’t just entertain your guests, you will dazzle them."

Click here for the Virtual Tour (3D).

1800 The Strand begins at $25.000M.

1800 The Strand is listed by Robb Stroyke of Bayside.

95 Highland Avenue, Manhattan Beach, CA

95 Highland Avenue (2br/2ba, 1289 sqft.) is a super stylish, compact 3br in a building that feels kind of iconic, right at the border with Hermosa. (Indeed, we had to check this was really a Manhattan Beach property... it is.)

95 Highland Avenue, Manhattan Beach, CAThis is half of a duplex; number 97 is the corner unit and it is the one that gets access to an outdoor area with ocean views, not the for-sale unit at 95.

Crisp, fully renewed and efficient, this is a cutie. Sound from Highland did not appear to be much of a factor during our visit.

From the official description:

95 Highland Avenue, Manhattan Beach, CA"Sun . . Sand . . Style! Prime South End Sand Section location in Manhattan Beach provides the best of beach lifestyle! An easy stroll to the beach, Strand, Downtown Manhattan Beach or even Downtown Hermosa Beach. Leave your car(s) parked in the 3-car garage and just soak in beach living. From home, enjoy an open and bright living space on the upper level with west facing windows perfect for colorful sunsets and cool ocean breezes by day and the warm glow from the gas fireplace at night. High exposed wood beamed ceilings, ocean views, and updated light fixtures add to the ambiance. Enjoy preparing your favorite meals in this updated kitchen featuring Bosch appliances, bright Cambria quartz island, white herringbone backsplash, recessed lighting, Sharp drawer microwave, and Grohe sink fixture. Double French doors lead to deck with a peek of ocean view to the south that is also seen from the kitchen. Oversized arched windows in stairway allows an abundance of natural light that flows though the horizontal cable railing system accented by French White Oak banisters, posts, and handrail. Lower floor consists of the primary and guest bedroom, plus primary and hall bathroom. Primary bedroom has a warm fireplace, glass paneled door to sunny deck, walk in closet, and 4 inch recessed lighting with 'Comfort Dimm’ for soft light at night, plus quiet ceiling fan."

95 Highland Avenue begins at $2.500M.

95 Highland Avenue is listed by& Michelle Plunkett of Vista Sotheby's International Realty.

Tree Section

644 29th Street, Manhattan Beach, CA

644 29th Street (5br/7ba, 5077 sqft.) is large new construction in a prime Tree Section location.

644 29th Street, Manhattan Beach, CAFrom the official description:

644 29th Street, Manhattan Beach, CA"[T]he perfect “oasis” in the tree section of this popular Manhattan Beach community. A large patio with beautiful stone pillars greets you as you enter the open-concept, luxury, smart home. This 5 bedroom, 6.5 bathroom, 5077 sf with full basement is a new construction custom build. The kitchen was designed for hosting with its stunning but easy-to-keep honed Taj Mahal countertops, an oversized island, an abundance of custom cabinetry, Thermador appliances, including an additional beverage drawer, and built-in home speakers to set the mood. Turn on the living room fireplace, and enjoy dining al fresco as you peel back the La Cantina sliding doors and open up the indoor/outdoor living spaces with a covered back patio, overhead heating, and a private yard with artificial grass. An office off the kitchen with a stunning sage green barn door adds to the charm of this home – and automated blinds in the main living area offer convenience."

644 29th Street, Manhattan Beach, CA"Upstairs you will find 3 large bedrooms all with ensuite bathrooms and walk-in closets, an Instagram-worthy laundry room, and the primary suite. The primary suite is filled with natural light, a fireplace, and vaulted ceilings with wood beams. A private balcony awaits to greet you in the morning, and the spa-like primary bathroom includes a soaking tub, rainfall shower, dual sinks, a private water closet, and a grand walk-in closet. Downstairs in the entertainer's basement, you will be wowed by the amount of open space, the half-kitchen with Calacatta Valentin marble, and a closet that is ready to be transformed into a wine cellar. The 5th bedroom with an ensuite bathroom and walk-in closet is great for guests or teens."

644 29th Street begins at $6.499M and is open Sat. & Sun. 1-4pm.

644 29th Street is listed by Anthony Accardo of Compass.

Hill Section

219 N Dianthus Street, Manhattan Beach, CA

219 N Dianthus Street (4br/4ba, 3300 sqft.) features some of the absolute best ocean views you're going to find anywhere near this price point in Manhattan Beach.

219 N Dianthus Street, Manhattan Beach, CAThe home, officially a 1989 build with some updates that seem to date to the early 2000s, has an unusual floorplan spanning 3 levels. There are 3br on the main/entry level, with a 4th downstairs. A rumpus room opening to the little backyard area is accessed through that 4th bedroom.

219 N Dianthus Street, Manhattan Beach, CAUpstairs, you choose which staircase to go up: The one to the front living room on Dianthus, or the other, to the spacious kitchen and family room. That's where the views are just over the top.

This property was on the market for a spell last year at $4.3M down to $4.1M, the price at which it returns.

From the official description:

219 N Dianthus Street, Manhattan Beach, CA"One of a kind view property in the prestigious Hill Section of Manhattan Beach. This home has it all—with Sand Section views, Hill Section location and Tree Section pricing! Once you set eyes on the panoramic ocean views which include Catalina, Palos Verdes and Point Dume, you won’t want to leave. Then, the warm and inviting floor plan, flooded with natural light, will further convince you to stay. Upstairs, open to the ocean views, is the expansive kitchen great room with breakfast bar, dining room and family room out to a large deck. In front is the home office/den with high ceilings, two french doors that allow sun to stream in, and another patio retreat for lounging. This home has four bedrooms and a bonus/game room along with 3.5 bathrooms. The primary suite is generous with a walk in and additional closet, a small balcony and spa like bathroom that has a separate shower and jacuzzi tub. The bonus room steps out to the back yard with artificial grass and complete privacy from the neighbors. Recent upgrades include wide plank oak floors in the bedrooms, glass/wood panels on the stairs, glass panels on the deck, new fencing and custom paint inside and out."

219 N Dianthus Stree begins at $4.100M and is open Sat. & Sun. 2-4pm.

219 N Dianthus Street is listed by Lauren Forbes of Compass.

East Manhattan Beach

 1545 5th Street, Manhattan Beach, CA

1545 5th Street (4br/3ba, 3378 sqft.) is a 1991 Spanish on a nice block in East MB.

1545 5th Street, Manhattan Beach, CAFrom the official description:

"This stunning 4-bedroom, 3 bath contemporary Spanish-inspired house is located in one of the most desirable and hard to get into neighborhoods in the Mira Costa area. Quiet and peaceful, it's a quick walk to the elementary school, middle and high school. As you step inside, you'll be greeted by a spacious living and dining area, featuring beautiful hardwood floors, high vaulted ceilings, large windows and plenty of natural light. The updated kitchen boasts of custom cabinetry, granite countertops, a large center island, and top of the line appliances, making it the perfect space for entertaining and home cooked meals. Three bedrooms are located on the upper level. All have natural hardwood floors, and ample closet space and large windows. The large master suite features a fireplace, a vaulted ceiling, large windows which flood the room with lots of sunlight. This is an exceptional opportunity to own in one of Manhattan Beach's most desirable neighborhoods."

1545 5th Street begins at $3.279M.

1545 5th Street is listed by Lizabeth Walker of Strand Hill Properties

1606 22nd Street, Manhattan Beach, CA

1606 22nd Street (3br/2ba, 1800 sqft.) is a remodel where the first floor was opened up, then a 2nd floor primary suite was added upstairs.

1606 22nd Street, Manhattan Beach, CAFrom the official description:

"As good as it gets Manhattan Heights updated 3 bedroom, 2 bath family home complete with solar, drought tolerant backyard and so much more. Designer ... infused comfort and function to achieve a cozy, relaxed environment. WIth updated bathrooms, newer kitchen with Wolf appliances, custom Italian cabinets, granite counter tops, custom tile floor and ample lighting. Cabinetry includes custom built-ins. Hardwood floors, fireplace, ceiling fans, Mitsubishi wall mounted air conditioners in both the downstairs and the upstairs bedrooms. Newer carpet in the main bedroom. Lanscaped back and front yard with drip irrigation. Covered backyard patio, newer side gates and fence off the backyard allows for easy access. Enjoy the outdoor shower after a hot summer day."

1606 22nd Street begins at $1.999M and is open Sun. 2-4pm.

1606 22nd Street is listed by Jan Rhees of Avenue 8, Inc.

1633 2nd Street, Manhattan Beach, CA

1633 2nd Street (3br/2ba, 1260 sqft.)

From the official description:

"Back on the market after multiple upgrades! This 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom house looks amazing and is move in ready. The hardwood floors through out have been refinished and look like new, interior ceilings redone and recessed lighting installed, new windows installed, new paint through out the interior, fireplace refinished, and new wall heaters installed. It also sits on a very desirable 6600+ sqft lot, plenty of space to upgrade in the future."

1633 2nd Street begins at $1.899M and is open Sun. 1-4pm.

1633 2nd Street is listed by Timothy Pickett of Avenue Realty Group.

1155 11th Street 6, Manhattan Beach, CA

1155 11th Street 6 (4br/3ba, 1788 sqft.)

From the official description:

"Welcome to your dream home in the heart of Manhattan Beach! This 4BD + 2.5BA townhouse perfectly blends coastal living and modern luxury. As you enter the unit, you'll be greeted by an open floor plan perfect for relaxing with the family or entertaining guests. The living room features high ceilings and sliding glass doors to the front patio area, allowing plenty of natural light and indoor-outdoor living. The dining area is spacious enough to accommodate a large 6-8 person dining table, and leads to the rear patio area, where you can grill in the beautiful California weather. The kitchen features a built-in oven, dishwasher, range, refrigerator, and plenty of cabinet space for all your cooking needs. All three bedrooms are generously sized, making this townhouse ideal for families or those who need extra space for a home office, gym or baby's room. The primary bedroom features an en-suite bathroom with extra closet space. Other highlights include in-unit laundry, an open office or kids play area, and two side-by-side (not tandem) parking spots, both gated and covered. Extra storage space in garage area too. This well-maintained and quiet complex has only 14 units and is located just minutes from Manhattan Beach Pier, the Strand, and bike paths. Close to downtown, Manhattan Village, the Pike and Aviation Park. Walk to Mira Costa High School, Manhattan Beach Middle School or Polliwog Park. Easy access to the 405 FWY or Sepulveda Blvd. for your morning commute. This townhouse is a great way to live in Manhattan Beach at an affordable price. A great coastal living experience. Don't miss your chance to make it your own!"

1155 11th Street 6 begins at $1.397M and is open Sat. & Sun. 1-4pm.

1155 11th Street 6 is listed by Andrew Watkins of Keller Williams Beverly Hills

Please see our blog disclaimer.

Listings presented above are supplied via the MLS and are brokered by a variety of agents and firms, not Dave Fratello or Edge Real Estate Agency, unless so stated with the listing. Images and links to properties above lead to a full MLS display of information, including home details, lot size, all photos, and listing broker and agent information and contact information.

Based on information from California Regional Multiple Listing Service, Inc. as of December 9th, 2023 at 3:45am PST. This information is for your personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties you may be interested in purchasing. Display of MLS data is usually deemed reliable but is NOT guaranteed accurate by the MLS. Buyers are responsible for verifying the accuracy of all information and should investigate the data themselves or retain appropriate professionals. Information from sources other than the Listing Agent may have been included in the MLS data. Unless otherwise specified in writing, Broker/Agent has not and will not verify any information obtained from other sources. The Broker/Agent providing the information contained herein may or may not have been the Listing and/or Selling Agent.