Nestled within the Santa Monica area you can find the quaint neighborhood of Sunset Park. The Neighborhood as a whole feature primarily single-family homes, most of which were constructed back in the 1940s as housing for those working at the Douglas Aircraft Factory. The homes are mostly single-story, and while some still features original architecture, many have undergone renovations and remodels as well as the occasional full re-build to bring the homes to upscale luxurious living. Sunset Park is rated the #3 best neighborhood to raise a family in all of Santa Monica, which goes to show why locals love the community as much as they do. If you are interested in researching and seeing Sunset Park homes for sale we can help you.
Locals rant and rave over their love for the neighborhood as walk scores are high, parking is easily available, the community is dog friendly and sidewalks line the streets. Many green spaces are scattered throughout the area including Clover Park where you can frequently find locals enjoying a picnic lunch, an evening stroll, or watch as families teach their children to ride their bikes. While the majority of Sunset Park is a bedroom community, the neighborhood provides easy access to many different major roadways and freeways such as Interstate 10/The Santa Monica Freeway as well as 405. It is no wonder Sunset Park homes for sale are sold so quickly once they become available.
In addition to a tight-knit community, the local schools within Sunset Park have all received high marks and provide an exceptional education for students of all ages. Schools that can be found within the Sunset Park community include Will Rogers Elementary School, Grant Elementary School, John Adams Middle School and even Santa Monica College. For those who prefer a private school education, Bright Horizons at Ocean park can also be found nearby. For recreational needs, you can find the Santa Monica Swim Center as well as Corsair Field where you can practice the sport of your choice.
Ocean Park Blvd runs directly through the center of Sunset Park and provides easy access to Venice Beach as well as a multitude of different shopping and dining options. For any shopping needs, downtown Santa Monica is located only a few moments to the Northwest where you can enjoy sights such as the Santa Monica Pier, Heal the Bay Aquarium, and both quick-service dining options as well as dine in options such as True Food Kitchen, 800 Degree Woodfired Kitchen, The Bungalow Santa Monica and so much more. Shopping in the Downtown Santa Monica mall includes many big box stores at one of the many outdoor shopping pavilions such as Nordstrom, Sephora, Victoria’s Secret, and lululemon to name a few. If you are lucky enough to find a Sunset Park home for sale in your price range, do not delay in making your offer because properties sell fast!
Needless to say, Sunset Park or anywhere in Santa Monica California is a wonderful place to live or work. There is no wonder why some of the most famous TV shows were filmed in the famous area such as Bay Watch, Three’s Company, Beverly Hills 90210, and even realty shows like Vanderpump Rules and the Real Housewives. The short 15 minute drive from Beverly Hills or 30 minute drive to downtown LA makes it a great choice as well and don’t get me started on all the great events at the Santa Monica Civic Center. There simple is no downside of living anywhere in Santa Monica. We should all be so lucky.
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