Neighborhood: 4 - Downtown Area, Alamitos Beach, Villa Riviera (vlr)
Pool Features: None
Exceptional living awaits in this 2 bedroom unit on the 8th floor in one of the most legendary and iconic historical buildings in Southern California, the Villa Riviera at the waterfront in Long Beach. This fabulous unit provides stunning views of the Downtown Long Beach and Los Angeles Basin with the impressive mount backdrop. As you enter this light and bright home that boasts windows along the entire perimeter you are greeted with rich wood floors, designer paint, crown moldings elegant chandeliers, and impressively built-in cabinetry with recessed lighting for showcasing all your special décor. The combination of two units allows ample living room space, a formal dining area for all occasions with a spacious galley kitchen that involves bright white cabinets, classic style tile counters, and high-end stainless steel appliances. The primary bedroom is majestic in size with a seated bay window area perfect for those nights checking out the city lights, a walk-in closet, a seated mirrored vanity desk, and a sizable bathroom with a tub shower combo. This unit also captivates with a second bedroom perfectly suitable for guests or the much-needed home office, a second full bath, and surprising storage capabilities for all your necessities as well as inside laundry. The Villa Riviera was built in 1928 and has been exquisitely cared for throughout the years and has been home to many famous residents and nicknamed “Home of Admirals” for the many Distinguished Navy elite that lived here. Being situated on the edge of the waterfront gives you direct access to the beach and bike path while also close distance to nearby restaurants, shopping, and entertainment venues like Retro Row on 4th, East Village Arts District, The Pike, The Promenade, Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach Convention Center, Belmont Shores, and a front-row view of the World Famous Long Beach Grand Prix. The HOA fees include Private Security, all utilities like Gas, Electric, Water, heat, cable TV, and internet. You also get to take advantage of the Mills Act which is a historic designation for significant historic structures throughout the state of CA that allows incredible tax savings. FHA and VA approved!!