This charming 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom Lakewood home is adorned with updates & features you have to see to appreciate. The front entry is lined with tropical palms & Hawaiian Ti plants to welcome you home. Step inside to beautifully refinished hardwood floors, a flexible living/study/dining layout, & soak in the natural light thru the dual-pane windows. The galley style kitchen has stainless appliances & updated floors, is clean, bright, & conveniently situated between the 2 living areas; it also has a laundry & storage nook. The large private Master Suite features a spacious slider closet, a view of the amazing backyard, & a bright airy full bathroom. 2 other bedrooms & a bathroom are located off the main living room & kitchen. A bonus second living room with vaulted ceilings is perfect for a work from home office or an additional living/entertaining area. Step out to the picturesque backyard, a SoCal retreat to relax or entertain family & friends. This backyard features pavers & concrete, mature palm trees, & low maintenance landscaping to enjoy all year round. The sized 2-car garage is set up with an EV charging outlet & a long driveway provides additional off-street parking. You are minutes to Heartwell Park/Golf Course, El Dorado Park, Long Beach Towne Center, LBX, & Long Beach Airport. This is your chance to call this your forever home!