Financial analyst buys Hillside La Crescenta/Montrose 4BD

Medium 5e534f2dbaef2fe5f113a172f9defc39 Anil Gopala bought a four-bedroom, three-bath home at 2770 Fairmount Ave. in La Crescenta/Montrose CDP from Spa SFR, LLC for $770,000 on Dec. 1.

The 2,476-square-foot house was built in 1938 in Hillside La Crescenta/Montrose.

Mr. Gopala is a financial analyst at Primecap Management Company, an independent investment management company. Prior to joining Primecap in May 2005, he served as an associate at Deutsche Bank. He also worked with the consulting firm Charles River Associates and served as a consultant at A.D. Little.

He earned his bachelor's degree from the Indian Institute of Technology-Madras, his master's degree in chemical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and his M.B.A. from the Sloan School of Management.

According to, there have been 150 home sales in La Crescenta/Montrose CDP during the past 12 months, with a median sale price of $543,500.

Address: 2770 Fairmount Avenue
Buyer(s): Anil Gopala
Seller(s): Susan Gopala
Sale date: Dec. 1, 2010