Looking for great proximity to restaurants and shopping? This top floor, rear unit offers just that plus a beautiful, inviting courtyard. Located in the rear of a small, 22 unit complex, this 2 bedroom, 2 bath unit is only a block from the fabulous restaurants on Sawtelle and a few more blocks to great shopping, more restaurants and theatres on Santa Monica Blvd. Enjoy the gleaming hardwood floors throughout, smooth ceilings, dual pane windows with plantation shutters and light streaming into every room. You'll love creating meals in the updated kitchen with newer cabinets, granite countertop and tile floor. The dining area and living room with fireplace opens to a large, resurfaced balcony. Both bathrooms have skylights, bringing in natural light. The primary suite offers a large walk-in closet and 3/4 bath. The second bedroom, also with a walk-in closet, is very spacious and is served by the full, updated hall bath. There is copper plumbing throughout plus a new wall air conditioning unit in the living room. There a new washer/dryers in the community laundry and there is room to install a stacked washer/dryer in the unit with the permission of the HOA. The low HOA dues includes earthquake insurance. There is tandem parking in the community garage plus additional storage for this unit and a community bike room. This is a great value in a central location and not to be missed!