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Dream home

February 16, 2008 |  9:59 am

1958_0216_monterey

Honestly, if you've seen one 1950s suburban tract home you have seen them all--Everything shiny, new and safely banal with no more soul than an empty shoe box! Of course now they have mature landscaping and burglar bars. I wasted an hour going out to find a model home only to discover that it looked nothing like the drawing. So here's the consolation prize. Note that this neighborhood (unlike Rigoletto Village) is close to downtown Los Angeles.

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