July 5th, 2019 at 11:00 am


There is no question that curb appeal is extremely important, whether you’re buying, selling, or you already own the home of your dreams. 

A feature that can really add to a home’s charm and overall curb appeal is a front porch.

Though not too common in Southern California, front porches can have additional benefits, aside from their pleasing aesthetic:

Here are several homes for sale that have front porches just waiting to welcome you home.

Coronado | $3,995,000

Presented by The Clements Group


With two porches to choose from on two different levels, this home gives you the option for privacy on the second floor, or you can relax on the first floor when you’re in the mood to greet neighbors as they walk by.

Santa Maria | $3,975,000

Presented by Laura Drammer


Perfectly symmetrical and incredibly inviting, this front porch may cause your guests to linger outside a little bit longer before coming inside.

Newport Beach | $3,095,000

Presented by Laura Dolan


We love the rocking chairs added to this home’s stunning and spacious front porch. And, with the fenced-in front yard, it’s the perfect spot to relax while watching your kids or pets play.

La Jolla | $2,895,000

Presented by Craig L. Gagliardi


This second-story front porch will take your relaxation to the next level! We even spy a heater that will definitely be useful on cool fall or winter nights.

Santa Ynez | $2,150,000

Presented by Laura Drammer


Though not completely covered, this porch still offers some shade and plenty of space to soak up some sunlight. If you’re worried about getting too much sun, just add an umbrella that you can open or close as needed.

Santa Barbara | $2,066,000

Presented by Bunny De Lorie


This front porch adds just the right amount of charm to this beautifully crafted Santa Barbara farmhouse.

Los Olivos | $1,950,000

Presented by Laura Drammer


Wrapping all the way around to the side of the house and to the pool, this front porch provides plenty of space for chairs, tables, games, and even a barbecue! The possibilities are practically endless.

San Diego | $1,150,000

Presented by Kevin Hall


Though you may not have enough room for much seating, this front porch is perfect for lining with potted plants that will welcome your guests to your front door.

La Mesa | $925,000

Presented by Christine Valentini & Kevin Hall


Perfect for two, this cozy front porch is exactly what you need to enjoy a cup of coffee and the morning news.

Pacific Palisades | $19,000/month

Presented by Marni Galef



Can you imagine yourself seated around this home’s fire pit? We sure can! Your summer nights are meant to be spent right here.

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