Downey Homes 90241 and 90242

Downey Real Estate 2024

First Time Home Buyers have discovered Downey Real estate is now within their reach in 2024!  With many great Downey homes priced for sale and priced to sell in 2024, first time home buyers are ready to become proud Downey home owners!  If you're looking for a beautiful and yet affordable home in the southern California area, South Downey are great places to begin your search!  

For the first-time homebuyer looking for a more economically priced home, East and South Downey areas would undoubtedly be the better of the two options. The line between North Downey and South Downey is generally considered to be Firestone Boulevard. South Downey consists of the area of the city that is located south of Firestone Boulevard.   A portion of zip code 90240 serves South Downey as well.  See Map Here for Downey Zip code borders


Buying a Home in South Downey in 90241, 90242


Although the luxurious homes of the North Downey area are certainly beautiful, you'll also find a lot to love about the South Downey area - including the real estate prices. As compared to the higher real estate prices in the North Downey area, the home prices in South Downey are a great buy.  You will still find great pride of owndership with manicured lawns, neat tree-lined streets and friendly neighbors.


For singles, couples and families just starting out as first time home buyers, the South Downey area is a great place to buy a home. Call one of our real estate agents today and discover the joy of living in South Downey.


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South Downey Homes are Affordable


Since the majority of the homes in East and South Downey were built between 1940 and 1960, you'll find that the neighborhoods are quite well established. You'll find that the home prices in East and South Downey are more affordable than what you'll find in parts of West and North Downey. As such, there are great homes to be found if you are looking for more affordable home prices.


About the South Downey Real Estate Market


The city of Downey is located close to many popular locations. You'll be within close driving distance of the city, making it a convenient location for commuters. In addition to South Downey's convenient central location, the 5, 605, 710, 105 freeways are also within close proximity to get you to downtown LA or Orange county quicker than most.


Since close proximity to the freeways are always a plus in southern California, this is yet another of the many advantages to finding your new home in this area. Besides being located close to the city, South Downey is also a short drive from the Pacific Ocean and the many SoCal attractions. From your home in South Downey, you'll be within easy walking or driving distance from many convenient amenities, such as schools, parks, shopping areas and restaurants.


South Downey Homes For Sale


Although you'll be able to find a full range of home sizes in South Downey, the majority of the homes in these neighborhoods range between 1,000 and 1,800 square feet in size. Although most of the homes in these neighborhoods were built between 1940 and 1960, there are also newer homes found in the area as well.




South Downey Amenities


In addition to the affordable homes in the area, the city of Downey features several interesting historical features. It's home to what is currently the oldest McDonalds restaurant, and the first Taco Bell was built here as well. It's the home of the Apollo space program, and Downey is also the home of the folk singing group The Carpenters.


Selling a Home in South Downey


If you’re a home seller trying to research the local market, let us help with a CMA free home evaluation. We’ll help you determine your level of competition and setup a game plan to get your home sold for the best price in the shortest amount of time possible. We understand selling a home can be a stressful endeavor, let us guide you through the process and help reduce stress levels. Fill out our contact form today to get started.



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