Market Trends: 5/20/2013
West Los Angeles
Total Properties Listed: 74
Month-Over-Month Change: +2.78%
Average List Price: $817,524
Month-Over-Month Change: +3.76%
Median List Price: $699,000
Month-Over-Month Change: +7.58%
Average List Price
Average Price per SqFt.
Average Price by Bedrooms:
1 Bedroom: $559,000
2 Bedrooms: $584,066
3 Bedrooms: $747,610
4 Bedrooms: $940,500
5 Bedrooms: $1,199,999
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Southern California: 55,408 Listings
West Los Angeles Real Estate
About West Los Angeles
When choosing West Los Angeles homes for sale, the advantages of living in a prosperous area of California are many. The location is central allowing residents numerous choices for recreation as well as business opportunities. There are a number of commercial developments in West Los Angeles, including office buildings along Wilshire, Santa Monica and Olympic Boulevards. Transportation is excellent as UCLA is one of the terminals for Santa Monica’s municipal bus network, Big Blue Bus. The LACMTA provides transportation along the east-west routes as well.
West Los Angeles real estate includes several types including single-story tract housing developments and apartments. At the intersection of Barrington and Wilshire Boulevards there are residential towers. This is the northern edge of the city. Although West Los Angeles homes for sale include single-family homes, many are being replaced by apartment buildings and taller ones are even taking the place of many of these buildings.
Residents of West Los Angeles real estate are served by the West Los Angeles Unified School District. The schools in the area are top-ranked schools. There are three elementary, two middle schools and two high schools. In addition, there are private schools for children of residents.
This area has a rich history which includes the immigration of the Spanish to what is now West Los Angeles. There was also immigration from Japan. Immigrants are credited with many of the orchards and nurseries that are still in existence today. The recreational possibilities are quite vast for those who choose West Los Angeles homes for sale. The Stoner Recreation Center contains a number of outdoor activities as well as various indoor activities. One of the events held yearly is the Cherry Blossom Festival.
The mild climate is largely responsible for the wide variety of activities that are possible. Many activities that can only be held in the summer months in other areas of the country are year-round in West Los Angeles. There are many choices for dining, arts and entertainment, historic points of interest and shopping. The proximity to many other communities within the West Los Angeles area including Hollywood in Los Angeles provide a wide range of interesting choices.
West Los Angeles Neighborhoods