Home Exchange / House Swap


Los Angeles California United States of America

Listing # 117934


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Last Updated: Sunday, February 18, 2018

Charming Spanish Style Home on Hill

Our house is situated in the lively Eagle Rock area of L.A. between Pasadena & Glendale. We offer 2 bedrooms w/ a queen & a double bed, a spacious & bright living room, a very functional galley kitchen, a small comfy family/TV room with a view of our small valley & hills, & 2 outdoor decks with a BBQ grill. Be ready, also, for the furry love of our 3 nice cats, aquatic turtle, & our sweet little dog, all of whom will appreciate your care. Our diverse neighborhood is walkable & fun, with 3 good markets close-by, along with many restaurants, bars, coffee houses, craft beer cellars, boutiques, & specialty food shops. A 3-mile round-trip stroll takes you past many of these establishments, at the end of which you climb our short but steep hill back to the house. Pasadena is about 2 miles away, over the classic Colorado Street Bridge that takes you to the Norton Simon Museum of Art & bustling Old Town. Below the bridge lies the beautiful Rose Bowl, Aquatic Center, & Kidspace Museum. About 4 miles in the opposite direction you'll find downtown Glendale, with its 2 fabulous shopping malls & many restaurants. And Downtown Los Angeles--with its art, music, & theatre venues--is a 20-minute drive, or take the Gold Line Metro train from nearby Highland Park: Visit Chinatown, Little Tokyo, the Arts District, the Music Center (theaters & opera house), MOCA, the Eli Broad Museum, Grand Central Market, the sensationally redesigned Grant Park, & more.

Basics:

Number of Bedrooms
2
Number of Bathrooms
1
Number of Offices
1
Surface Size
1070 Sq. Feet
Suited for
4 people
Property Type
House

Availability:

Available from Sunday, April 1, 2018 onward
Minimum Stay
4 day(s)
Flexible With Dates
Yes
Comments on Dates
We can travel any time to U.S. cities & Vancouver, Canada. Will travel abroad 2019 & thereafter.
*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Los Angeles
Postal Code - State or Province CA
Country United States of America
Neighborhood Keywords Eagle Rock Los Angeles; Pasadena CA (Old Town); Highland Park L.A.; Glendale CA
Closest University Occidental College
University nearby California Institute of Technology, USC, UCLA, Cal State U. L.A., Cal State U. Northridge, Pasadena City College, Glendale Community College, & more




Home Exchange:

We are open to a home swap with any destination!

Preferred Exchange Destination(s) and timing:

Destination 1: New York
City
New York

State or Province
NY
Country
United States of America

Neighborhood Keywords
Manhattan, Brooklyn,






Rental Price:

Rental price not specified.

Surroundings:

  • Near Shops
  • Urban Environment
  • Near Restaurants
  • Sub Urban Environment
  • Near Mountains
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished

Amenities:

  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Air-Conditioning
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Network
  • Computer
  • Printer
  • Stairs
  • Reserved Parking
  • TV
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Other:

Considerations:

Kid Friendly
Yes
Small Children Safe
Negotiable
Smoke Free
Yes
Pets Welcome
No
Car Available
Negotiable

Perform Housesitting Duties?:

Yes
  • Look after Pets
  • Care for Plants
Housesitting Comments
We have 3 cats & a small dog. For long-term exchanges, we can take the dog, if allowed. We also have an easty-to-care-for aquatic turtle.

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I am now retired after teaching English at the California community colleges for 20 years. Because I have no current college email address, I am registered on this site as "non-academic," though I taught all levels of English Composition, as well as Critical Thinking with an emphasis on both academic Nonfiction & Literature. My husband & I live with our 3 crazy cats & lovable dog in L.A., & yes, we're more than prepared to care for your animals in any exchange! We can travel at virtually any time: We lived in Provence, France, in our youth, so we hope to return there at some point, & we try to visit New York City a couple times a year. We also intend to visit as many countries--especially major cities--as possible before we completely wear out! Fact is, we're very "young" & hip old people living in a totally funky-cool neighborhood--the home of Occidental College (aka Barry Obama's 1st university out of high school; trivia tidbit).
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