Manhattan Beach Sand Section Homes
This legendary community of Manhattan Beach is known for it's ocean front strand homes and walk street properties. From North Hermosa Beach to El Segundo along the coastline, Manhattan Beach Sand Section real estate is a hot commodity.
Many Manhattan Beach Sand Section homes are within walking distance of the beach and Downtown, the latter of which is home to some fabulous restaurants, coffee shops, and local independent businesses.
Sand Section Homes For Sale
Homes In Manhattan Beach Sand Section
Three property types exist within the Sand Section of Manhattan Beach, at a variety of price points:
Full lot strand homes generally have strand frontage of 30-40 feet, while the depth of the lot is typically 95 feet. These oceanfront residences start at approximately $5,200,000.
Full lot walk street homes generally have lot sizes measuring 30'x90', or 2700 square feet from the 300 block to the 100 block. These Sand Section homes, depending on size, can range from $2,700,000 for bare land to $6,700,000 for a newly built home of approximately 4500 square feet.
Either attached or detached, this property type is known as "two on a lot" in the Manhattan Beach community. Townhouses range from 1800 square feet to 2700 square feet, with lot sizes ranging from 2400 square feet to 3500 square feet.
All About Manhattan Beach Sand Section Real Estate
The northern beachfront of the Manhattan Beach Sand Section, also known as El Porto, is known for its large waves, which attract surfers from all over.
Other popular destinations in the Sand Section include Starbucks, The Strand House Restaurant, The Post, Muchos, Rock Fish, Petros in Metlox, and Le Pain Quotidien. Downtown Manhattan Beach is also known for its nightlife. Local hotspots include The Shade Hotel, Sashi, 12th & Highland, and Sharks Cove.
Owners of real estate in the Sand Section of Manhattan Beach have easy access to three nearby parks: Sand Dunes Park, Live Oak Park, and Bruce's Beach. There is also a walking and running trail that runs along Valley Dr., called Veterans Parkway.
Matt Pernice has been representing buyers and sellers in the Manhattan Beach community for years. Contact him for additional questions about this area, or visit the video blog, where you can get high definition video tours of Manhattan Beach Sand Section properties.
Last updated on December 10th, 2013 at 2:14am PST