Not to be dramatic, but there was a time when $2M could take you pretty far when shopping for homes in Manhattan Beach.
Now, a budget like that is going to involve some compromises. Take a smaller home. Plan a new build or major remodel. Or some combination thereof.
Here's a not-necessarily-complete list of recent sales somewhere near $2M, which illustrate the options at that price point.
As with every property referenced on the blog here, you can click any address for full listing details & photos.
2701 Pine (4br/3ba, 2300 sqft.) is a dapper Cape Cod on a corner in a mostly quiet part of the Tree Section. It has just closed for $2.200M.
Both the home and the lot are significantly smaller than is typical for the Tree Section. A 4br house would often……