BEVERLY HILLS REALTY - THE BEVERLY HILLS REAL ESTATE GROUP
For outstanding weather, a multitude of recreational activities, world-class shopping and luxury real estate, the neighborhoods of northern Los Angeles in California rival all other destinations of the world. Specifically, the communities of Beverly Hills, Bel Air and Brentwood California, all just outside of the thriving metropolis of Los Angeles, are all uniquely desirable places to visit for a day, vacation for a week or re-locate for a lifetime. In addition to the lure of southern California, visitors and residents of these posh communities can easily access beautiful natural wonders such as the pristine beaches of Santa Monica or the rugged mountains of the Santa Monica and San Gabriel ranges. With the beautiful natural surroundings and access to a wide variety of attractions, the communities of Beverly Hills, Bel Air and Brentwood are truly something to behold.
Just north of L.A., Beverly Hills offers easy access to one of the largest cities in the United States. From here, visitors can sample many of the unique features of this thriving city, such as Knott's Berry Farm, Disneyland, Disneyland's California Adventure, Paramount Studios or the Los Angeles Zoo. To experience the beauty of the California coastline, the nearby beaches of Santa Monica, Newport, Laguna and Malibu offer the finest in California sand, surfing and fun. For those seeking an opportunity to get away from it all in the mountains, the Santa Monica, San Gabriel, Santa Susana and San Bernadino Mountains are all located within reasonable driving distance from these luxurious southern California neighborhoods. All located off of the famous Sunset Boulevard, Bel Air, Brentwood and Beverly Hills are all adjacent to the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) campus.
Here in the heart of southern California lies some of the most highly sought after residential and commercial real estate in the world. In fact, many wealthy movie stars and executives choose to make their homes in Bel Air, Brentwood or Beverly Hills as a result of the beautiful weather, breath-taking views of L.A. and generally gorgeous properties available in the area. With the plethora of wealthy, prominent and famous residents, many of the luxury real estate listings here are heavily shielded from the street by primly manicured hedges or gates in order to preserve the peace and privacy of our elite residents. Although our celebrity residents like to maintain their privacy at home, you are very likely going to run into some of the rich and famous crowd at the local supermarket or luxury retail store.
With excellent year-round weather, sandy white beaches and the rustic scenery of the surrounding Santa Monica and San Gabriel Mountains, you too can experience the ultimate in luxury by visiting or relocating to Bel Air, Beverly Hills or Brentwood California. Looking for a luxury vehicle? Don't worry, you will find a Rolls Royce and Jaguar dealership in or around Beverly Hills, Bel Air or Brentwood. Beverly Hills is the home of some of the finest shopping destinations in the world. Rodeo Drive itself is synonymous with high-end, luxury retail. Stores such as Prada, Jimmy Choo, Gucci, Coach and Tiffany line the beautiful, European feeling streets of Rodeo Drive. Dining options abound in the communities of Bel Air, Brentwood and Beverly Hills. From casual, chic eateries to elegant, posh dining establishments, these communities in southern California offer something to suit every palate and budget. Be sure to stop into the world-famous Pink's Hot Dog Stand located at 709 N. La Brea Boulevard for one their famous hot dogs. Pink's has been dishing out this American classic since 1939.
Public parks are plentiful here in the Platinum Triangle of California real estate. Many of our parks feature amenities such as community centers, baseball diamonds, basketball courts, dog parks and playgrounds for the children. If you have the opportunity to spend some time in the Beverly Hills area, be sure to stop in and check out the Affaire in the Garden art show held annually during the third week of May and October. Other highlights include the rose and cactus gardens of Beverly Gardens in Beverly Hills and the UCLA Hannah Carter Japanese Garden just outside of Bel Air. Inspired by the gardens of Kyoto, this delightfully whimsical garden will give you a glimpse of life in the Orient with its authentic garden house, gates and bridges, all imported from Japan.
Nestled between the foothills of the Santa Monica Mountains, the heart of downtown Los Angeles and the beautiful beaches of the California coastline, the neighborhoods of Bel Air, Beverly Hills and Brentwood beckon people from around the world...so plan you next visit today. Who knows? The Beverly Hills Real Estate Group may be able to help you find your dream home while you're visiting the heart of American luxury and fine living!
BEVERLY HILLS REAL ESTATE
Just north of L.A., set against the scenic backdrop of the Santa Monica Mountains lies one of the most affluent and desirable neighborhoods in the world – Beverly Hills, California. Long associated with the homes of movie stars and Hollywood elite, Beverly Hills is a trendy, fashionable community boasting some of the most luxurious homes and real estate in the country. Along with the communities of Bel Air and Holmby Hills, Beverly Hills composes a third of the Golden Triangle of California real estate. With its palatial, secluded estates, Beverly Hills, CA is a residential real estate paradise for the wealthy and well-connected. If you have been considering a real estate purchase in the Beverly Hills area, now is the time to move forward. With interest rates at historic lows and relatively reasonable real estate prices, now is the perfect time to invest in the exclusive Beverly Hills, CA real estate market.
As you travel through Beverly Hills, gorgeous properties grace the iconic Sunset Boulevard, adorned with hundreds of tropical palm trees. More secluded estates lie along the roads of the canyons to the north of Sunset Boulevard. Although all of the properties in Beverly Hills are luxurious, there exists a wide variety of architectural styles. From Spanish colonial to Tudor style to modern contemporary homes, real estate investors are sure to find the perfect property to suit their needs and taste. Many of the beautiful Beverly Hills homes feature amenities such as tropical pools, gymnasiums, gardens and breath-taking views of the San Fernando Valley. Although there are sidewalks along some of the streets of Beverly Hills, most of the properties are gated and concealed by beautifully manicured hedges and gardens. After all, the rich and famous residents of Beverly Hills are fiercely protective of their peace and privacy.
According to the U.S. Census data, Beverly Hills, California had an estimated population of 34,597 in 2007. Recent data compiled by USA Today states that the average home price in this opulent community was $2.2 million in the year of 2007. Smaller condominiums and homes with less than 3,000 square feet are also available for rental or purchase within the limits of the city of Beverly Hills. An occasional apartment may come available here in Beverly Hills, but beware of resting on your laurels, prospective renters must act quickly to scoop up this highly sought after real estate. While market values of Beverly Hills real estate may be slightly more affordable under the current economic climate, the uniquely desirable properties of the Beverly Hills community promise to provide great appreciation value in the years to come, if history is to be any indicator. In fact, now may be the perfect time to invest!
The city of Beverly Hills offers numerous world-class parks, gardens and recreational facilities for its residents. During the third weekends of both May and October, the Beverly Gardens park hosts the Affaire in the Gardens art show. Beverly Gardens is also home to a beautiful rose garden and a cactus garden featuring many native California species. Other parks include the Coldwater Canyon Park and the Greystone Park and Mansion, available for wedding receptions and other events. The Beverly Hills Unified School District, consisting of four Kindergarten through 8th grade schools and the Beverly Hills High School are also excellent. In fact, in past years, Beverly Hills High School has been awarded the acclaimed Blue Ribbon School of Excellence award by the U.S. Department of Education. As a point of trivia, the Beverly Hills High School Swim Gym, a gym that converts from basketball court to a recreational size swimming pool when the floor opens up, was used in the filming of Frank Capra’s famous 1946 movie, It’s a Wonderful Life.
For style and fashion, there is possibly no better shopping destination in the world for high end luxury retail than the famous Rodeo Drive. Stroll through the stores of designers such as Jimmy Choo, Versace, Tiffany and Prada. Dining options abound in this charming, European-style city. From four star restaurants such as Spago and Matsuhisa to charming outdoor eateries, there is truly something to please every palate in Beverly Hills. The historic Beverly Hills Hotel is also located in this gorgeous community. High end car dealerships such as Rolls Royce, Jaguar and Ferrari are located in and around Beverly Hills, truly signaling that the residents here have definitely arrived. The commercial districts are thriving in this mecca of American wealth, luxury and prominence.
Tucked into the foothills of the Santa Monica Mountains, Beverly Hills is the preeminent, luxury community in the United States. Conveniently located near great beaches and the thriving metropolis of Los Angeles, Beverly Hills is the ideal spot for your family to settle. For unmatched luxury and gorgeous, palatial estates, consider investing in the Beverly Hills real estate market today.
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