Brentwood, CA Homes for Sale
Brentwood, CA Homes for Sale
Brentwood, CA Homes for Sale showcases some of the most desirable real estate in Los Angeles. Located adjacent to Santa Monica and Pacific Palisades, Brentwood is known for its picturesque Coral trees along San Vicente Boulevard. Not to be confused with the incorporated city named Brentwood in northern California, Brentwood, Los Angeles is defined by the zip code 90049. Brentwood is a short drive to Westside business districts and shopping areas.
A Closer Look at Brentwood, CA Homes for Sale
Brentwood began as a land grant in the 1880’s and developed into a suburban community. The comfortable and inviting feel of Brentwood is due to a healthy mix of new and original housing. There are several neighborhoods of estate-sized properties and areas of moderately sized homes. Brentwood also includes several exclusive gated communities and a nice sized neighborhood of higher density condominiums.
The topography of Brentwood is such that many homes located in the canyons backing up to the Santa Monica Mountains feature breathtaking views. Properties located south of Sunset Boulevard and north of San Vicente Boulevard are said to be in the “Brentwood Flats”. Many single family properties in the “Brentwood Flats” feature lots that are large and flat.
Brentwood rode a residential building boom during the 1940’s and 1950’s. Many of these properties have seen substantial renovation and are in great condition. One current trend is that older properties are simply being torn down. In their place are new homes incorporating sustainable building materials and open floor plans. Not to be alarmed, Brentwood maintains a comfortable blend of new construction and nicely kept mid-century properties.
There are many shopping and dining opportunities in Brentwood. The Brentwood Country Mart is a local favorite and is home to many popular restaurants and boutiques. San Vicente Boulevard runs through the heart of the business district and caters to residents and businesspeople alike. Brentwood Village is a smaller retail district and offers the quaint feel of a small town. Other area amenities include the Barrington Recreation Center, the Brentwood Country Club, the Getty Museum, and the Skirball Cultural Center.
Brentwood’s public schools have excellent reputations. Elementary schools include Kenter Canyon Elementary School and Brentwood Science Magnet Elementary School. Paul Revere is Brentwood’s middle school. There are also several private schools in the area including Archer School for Girls.
Brentwood, CA Homes for Sale start at $1.3M for single family residences and prices escalate rapidly for a contemporary move-in ready properties. A renovated move-in ready single family home could range in price between $3M – $5M but estate properties could sell for twice that amount. Condominiums start at $500k while a very nice unit could approach $2M.
If you are interested in learning more about all the exquisite Brentwood, CA homes for sale please contact your area expert, Perry Schroeder, at (310)795-9020 or by email at email@example.com