La Puente Homes & Real Estate
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This page is updated with La Puente home listings several times per day directly from the La Puente, California MLS.
Each La Puente MLS listing includes the property price, days on market, square footage, year built, lot size, number of bedrooms and bathrooms, assigned schools, construction type, and other important details as entered by the listing agent in the MLS.
Also review local La Puente property tax information and the current listing status (active, under contract, or pending). As available, numerous property features such as greenbelt locations, views, swimming pools and La Puente neighborhood amenities including parks and golf courses will be listed.
La Puente Neighborhood Homes
La Puente real estate can be some of the most valuable in the region. This is a small town but it has plenty to offer today’s residents. It is located only about 20 miles to the east of Downtown Los Angeles, providing for a short drive to commute for entertainment, employment, or education. La Puente is home to over 39,800 people. For those looking to buy a home in the suburbs of Los Angeles, this region can be a good investment for multiple reasons.
Like much of Los Angeles County, La Puente has seen a great deal of change and improvement in home values over the previous five years. Today, it is a strong real estate market in a city that has a growing economy and a higher level of demand. As of the middle of February 2017, the area has 135 homes listed for sale, including both new construction and existing homes for sale. And, for the four months ending in February, the area had 143 homes sell. There is strong demand for affordable real estate here.
During the same timeframe, the median sale price of a home here was $427,000. This is about nine percent higher than in February of 2016. The average price per square foot is also up about seven percent from the previous year to $329. That is about average for this region of Los Angeles County. Comparatively, the median rent per month in La Puente stood at $2295 at the same time, about a nine percent increase from the previous year. Because rental costs are up, it can be beneficial for individuals to take a closer look at the available homes for sale here.
Since La Puente is mostly residential, there are a variety of home styles available in the community. Many of the properties here are smaller homes with square footage between 1000 and 1800 square feet. However, larger homes are available as well. The community is mostly single family homes, especially ranch-style homes or bungalows. However, some duplexes and condos are available as well. Apartments make up a good amount of the availability of rental property here as well.
For those considering a home for sale and hoping to find a more modern and updated option, new construction is an option. Limited available land is present throughout the city. Home builders in the city of La Puente include Parkview Homes.
La Puente Community Amenities
The community of La Puente remains quite small in terms of population and the feel it provides. The city was known for its walnut and fruit groves in the mid-1900's, though much of this is no longer present. The area is very much an urban suburb. It’s possible to see various elements of the Spanish influence in the area including at the city’s various older buildings.
Though the city doesn’t have a large number of big box stores or retail shopping centers, it does have smaller businesses and restaurants. It is home to several parks and playgrounds as well. Its top employers include Northgate Gonzalez Markets, Bodega Latina Corp, and Food 4 Less. It’s very much a service-focused economy.
For those looking to become homeowners in La Puente, home prices and availability remain very positive. Homebuyers will also appreciate the area’s numerous amenities and access to all of Los Angeles’s many benefits.
- The Donut Hole is a fun landmark in the city.
- In the 1930's, the city was home to the largest walnut packaging plant in the country.
- The community is easy to reach from I-10 as well as 60 Freeway. This provides access to most of the county.
- Much of the city remains rather rural, with limited development. The downtown area is much more urbanized with a denser population.
- The city offers many public facilities including a Community Center, a Youth Learning Activity Center, and a Senior Center. The Puente Creek Natural Education Center Park is another local treasure.
La Puente Neighborhood Schools
Residents in La Puente have access to three school districts depending on location. Those include Hacienda La Puente Unified School District, Rowland Unified School District, and Bassett Unified School District. There is also a private high school, Bishop Amat Memorial High School available.
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