Freelance writer selling Long Beach home for $1.495M

Medium c6f53cba16471c48b164e42090673dbb Carmen Jean Dorr and Dennis Gilmore have listed for sale the three-bedroom, five-bath home at 295 Granada Ave. in Long Beach for $1.495 million.

Dorr and Gilmore acquired the property for $1.1215 million in May 2003. The 4,347-square-foot house was built in 1959 in the Belmont Heights neighborhood.

Jim Italiano of Coldwell Banker Coastal Alliance is the listing agent for the home.

Dorr is a freelance writer and has been in the creative services of WORD, a company in the marketing and advertising industry. Prior to that, she was the creative director at Dentsu Next and an associate creative director at Bates, both in the marketing and advertising business.

She attended the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities.

According to, there have been 3,292 home sales in Long Beach during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $505,000.

Address: 295 Granada Avenue
Buyer(s): Carmen Jean Dorr and Dennis Gilmore
Seller(s): Bradley W Spahr and Carol A Spahr
Sale date: May. 22, 2003