Making sense of the
LA real estate market
With over 10 million residents in over 3.5 million housing units, Los Angeles isn’t one market. It’s dozens upon dozens of submarkets. I analyze LA County on the granular census-tract level to identify submarkets primed for rent growth and appreciation.
Jon Schwartz is an investor, house hacker, and licensed realtor in Los Angeles, California. His real estate journey began during the Great Recession, when he scooped up a small home in the gentrifying neighborhood of Echo Park. A few light renovations and trade-ups later, Jon is now house-hacking a 3000-square-foot historical duplex in the tony neighborhood of Hancock Park.
As a realtor, Jon uses data analytics and modeling to help his clients find LA’s best acquisitions. Whether you’re an investor, a house hacker, or a savvy homebuyer, Jon’s aim is for your next purchase to be the best investment you ever made.
As an investor, Jon focuses on longterm wealth creation through the acquisition of multifamily properties in high-growth submarkets, which he identifies by analyzing development trends and socioeconomic data. Jon targets properties that are cashflow-neutral at purchase but provide excellent rent and equity upside through tenant turnover and ADU potential.
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