Long Beach – Affordably Diverse
Long Beach is a well-loved city with diversity being one of its best assets. It is racially diverse with a Latino population of 42%, a white population of 28%, Asian and Black populations are 13% , while American Indians and Native Islanders are each 0.9%. Long Beach has the highest population of Cambodians outside of Cambodia. The Gay and Lesbian community has a long and thriving history in the city. The Long Beach Pride Parade first held in 1984 is the second largest in the country. Luckily Long Beach also has a diverse range of housing types and costs. Housing ranges from the least expensive ‘own-your-owns’ to very costly waterfront property. The good news is there is something for everyone!
Condos Under $500,000
While you may still be able to find single-family homes under $500,000 in Long Beach and the surrounding area, your best bet for affordable housing are condos. Long Beach has many smaller multi-unit buildings in the older neighborhoods radiating from downtown, such as Alamitos Beach. There has also been a building explosion of high-rises along Ocean Blvd and in the immediate downtown area. It would be fair to say that Long Beach is experiencing a renaissance in these long ago established neighborhoods. Homeowners appreciate the close proximity to cooler ocean air, walkability and variety of housing choices. The beauty of Long Beach is the number of diverse neighborhoods. The Traffic Circle area which radiates off the PCH/Los Coyotes traffic circle is a good place to look for less expensive condos. Another area to find affordable condos is Signal Hill located right in the middle of Long Beach. While East Long Beach is better known for its large tracts of single-family homes there are noteworthy condo complexes to investigate.
How much condo can you afford
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Condos Under $500,000 in the Long Beach Area
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This unit is a 0ne bedroom one bath condo. Dining area in the nice corner by the kitchen. Washer and dryer hook up in the kitchen. There's a counter attached to the sink for those times when you're entertaining. As you enter the door, qu
Beautiful 2-Bedroom Condo Unit in Security Gated "Views of the Pacific" Complex! Open modern-concept layout w/ wide-plank hardwood flooring. Living room w/ built-in bar area & fireplace. Kitchen w/ tile countertops & breakfast bar. Dining area w/ cei
You can't beat the location of this lovely, pet friendly building 2 bed/2 bath, 2nd level condo. Enjoy city views and ocean breezes from your living room and balcony. Spacious unit has granite countertops, tiles, inside laundry, two parking spots (on
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A beautifully renovated 2 bedroom unit serenely set in Rose Park next to Alamitos Beach … convenient to the bluff, beach and waterfront… walk or bike to retro row shops and restaurants… Belmont Shore… and the vibrance of downtown. Pause in the centr
Gated community with opportunity to have a condo with ENCLOSED GARAGE Plus Parking allowed in front of garage... The 1 bedroom is located right above your garage with quick easy access to get to your parking quickly.. Low, Low HOA fee...On North quie
This condominium is a charming one-bedroom/one-bathroom, nestled in Rose Park Long Beach; offering granite kitchen counter tops, onsite laundry, and gated complex entry. This property is located on a desirable street, with easy access to Cal State Lo
A "Location Paradise" move right-in and dwell well in this charming and cozy condo, minutes away from Alamitos Beach centered in this Oceanfront Gem of Long Beach! Enjoy the efficiency of newly installed Double-Pane, Gas Infused Windows; Hardwood Flo
This amazing condo unit is in turnkey condition!!! The seller just invested money in upgrading the floors with new modern laminated floors, new fresh paint on walls and ceilings, and brand new baseboards throughout the unit. The location of this unit
Location, location, location, welcome to "PARK IMPERIAL " your tropical lush landscape garden and gated community in the heart of "ALAMITOS BEACH " the most desirable neighborhood to live. It's close to transportation, shopping, entertainment, restau
Welcome home to this charming condo in a gated community. This 1 bedroom 1 bathroom has in unit stacking washer/dryer, living room fireplace, 2 walk in closets in bedroom, and 2 sliding doors open to the outdoor balcony overlooking the lushly planted
Welcome to “Olive Crest“ located in the highly desirable Alamitos Beach! This tasteful 1 bedroom 1 bath unit is just 2 BLOCKS from the beach and offers garage PARKING!! The spacious unit is on the 2nd floor with the garage directly below. Original
Are you looking for sassy, classy and charming? Welcome to the 1922 Saint Regis! This 1 bedroom, 1 bath condo features great functionality and lots of storage with peek-a-boo ocean views, many original touches and vintage details. The historic buildi
Located on the 4th floor of the Historic St. Regis Building in Downtown Long Beach. Come and discover your own beach side home. This 1 bedroom condo boasts a multitude of appealing characteristics. Continue to enjoy the Beach and Ocean views from the
Location, location, location! Walking Distance to everywhere: Ocean Blvd, Shoreline Village Marina, the Beach, Belmont Shore, bike path, VONS, great restaurants, bars, art galleries, bank, 4th St. shopping, Convention Center, the new Pike, Pine Ave,
This charming condo in Alamitos Beach is ready for its new owner! It’s only two blocks away from the ocean and within walking distance of East Village and Downtown Long Beach. Step inside to find a spacious living room that flows into the efficient d
This listing has been on the MLS for a while, not because it is not fabulous, but because we did accept two offers, both of which fell out of escrow. I think we all can relate to that. It ties up a lot of time. Nonetheless, This is a condo. It is
Beautifully restored Mahogany trim, doors, and moldings. Pergo flooring. Granite Counters in kitchen. Lovely lighted cabinets in the walk-in closet. Fully furnished with Persian Carpet. Gas heater in stucco fireplace. Small bedroom with a mahogany d
Steps from the beach! Live in this newly remodeled 2nd-floor condo which features a one bedroom with a generously sized living room. A beautiful kitchen featuring a stove, disposal, microwave, and refrigerator. A nice size dining area sits between
This south facing home has two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a huge balcony spanning the entire living room, fresh paint, new flooring, ocean breezes, 1 parking space with storage and ticks all of your boxes! The primary bedroom even has a walk-in closet
Live and own at this Long Beach most Elegant French Chateau Gothic Architecture building. This 16 floor building was completed between 1928-1929 by the world renowned architect Richard King who won the grand prize international award for this Histori