655 S. Mentor Avenue

Pasadena, CA
2,932 sqft ±
3F Baths
6 Beds
6 Beds
3F Baths
2,932 sqft ±


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Updated character 1906 Craftsman style 4 bedroom/2 bath home with a 2 bedroom/ 1 bath guest house located near South Lake, Caltech and Polytechnic School. The light-filled living room showcases beautiful coffered ceilings, gas fireplace with clinker brick surround, and adjoining inglenook with built-in bench seat and bookcase. The dining room features an original built-in buffet and side door to the wide wrap-around covered porch. Updated for modern living, the kitchen features Carrara marble counters with tile backsplash, custom walnut cabinets, a Sub Zero built-in refrigerator, and a 6-burner Viking range with double ovens and griddle, recessed lighting, and built-in banquette. A charming rear patio with built-in gas barbecue is the perfect place to dine. The updated downstairs bath features marble counter and floor, beautiful subway tile and handsome chrome sconces. Upstairs, there are 2 bedrooms, including an updated spacious master suite with walk-in closet and updated bath with oversized shower with bench seat and a separate toilet room. Additional features include hardwood floors throughout the main house, wide concrete driveway with additional parking.   

·       Exterior paint, entire property 2018

·       Hardwood floors were refinished in 2018, downstairs main house.

·       Upstairs renovation in 2020, including hardwood floors, insulation, attic fan.

·       The Guest House is also well suited as a potential income-producing unit or a dual home office/school and features a spacious living room, a full bathroom, eat-in kitchen and separate laundry room (refrigerator, gas stove, washer & dryer are included). Built in 2006, the oversized 2-car garage has an automatic garage opener.

2,932± SF total

2,164± SF main house 2 BR / 2 BA

768± SF guest house 2 BR / 1 BA

8,400± Sq Ft lot

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About The Agent

Sarah Rogers



With an M.B.A. degree from USC in Marketing and Finance and 25+ years of real estate experience, Sarah Rogers has a professional real estate background and education to provide her clients with a competitive advantage. Sarah provides a wide range of professional real estate services, advising clients on the purchase and sale, financing and renovation of real estate. Sarah has represented both sellers and buyers across all price points‚ from first time home and condo buyers to buyers and sellers of estate properties. As the Director of the Trust and Probate division of the company, Sarah represents trustees and executors, from individuals to private fiduciaries and institutional fiduciaries, in their trust sales and probate sales. Sarah also represents many seniors in their transition from one home to another, which may include coordinating an estate sale and identifying which retirement community would be the best fit for the client. With her calm demeanor and organized approach, she makes the thought of moving a much easier, smoother process. With all of her sales, Sarah has a team of contractors and vendors ready to help freshen the property to obtain top dollar, whether it be hardwood floor refinishing, painting, landscaping, repairs, etc. As a Pasadena native and local resident, she has a longstanding familiarity with the local area, schools, and the real estate market. Most of her business is repeat and referral business from past clients. Sarah is dedicated to providing the highest level of professional real estate services to her clients. Recognized by REAL Trends + Tom Ferry as one of 2019 America’s Best Real Estate Professionals. This group represents less than 1.5 percent of all Realtors® in the country yet account for over 12 percent of the closed transactions and more than 22 percent of all the sales volume closed last year. "The Thousand", as advertised in The Wall Street Journal, is an annual, national awards ranking sponsored by REAL Trends—the Trusted Source—and Tom Ferry International coaching. Real Estate Experience Since 1994 * #1 Agent, Old Pasadena - 2018 * #1 Agent, Old Pasadena - 2017 * #1 Agent, Old Pasadena - 2016 * #1 Agent, Old Pasadena – 2015 * Platinum Circle Award - Top 1% Company wide – 2016 * Platinum Circle Award - Top 1% Company wide - 2015 * Silver Circle Award - Top 3% Company wide - 2014 * Gold Circle Award - Top 5% Company wide - 2013 * Awarded the distinction of Director Estates Division - 2013 * Top 8 producer at prior brokerage out of 150+ agents. * Represented some of the highest value estate listings in San Marino. * Wide range of experience, including representing investor buyers and sellers, as well as buyers and sellers of single family homes and condominiums across all price points. * Transaction types have included trust sale, probate sale, and distressed assets such bank owned (REO) and short sale. Knowledgeable about local city zoning, building, and planning requirements. * Previously managed one of the largest and highest income-producing commercial real estate portfolios valued a ($200MM) for the nation's largest U.S. industrial Real Estate Investment Trust, ProLogis Trust NYSE: PLD). Outperformed all ProLogis managers nationwide for unparalleled Client Service per client surveys.