The Brentwood residential market is found in close proximity to the TCL Chinese Theatre which is a cinema palace on the historic Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6925 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, it is also by the Hollywood Sign, which is a landmark and American cultural icon situated on Mount Lee. The Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens is a 133-acre zoo founded in 1966 and the Hollywood Bowl is a 1920s amphitheater in the Hollywood area of Los Angeles. Little Tokyo, also known as Little Tokyo Historic District, is an ethnically Japanese American district in downtown Los Angeles and the heart of the largest Japanese-American population in North America. El Capitan Theatre is a fully restored movie palace at 6838 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, and the Greek Theatre, nicknamed "The Greek", is a 5,870-seat Greek theatre, located at Griffith Park. The Brentwood real estate market is just a short commute away from the Venice Canal Historic District, which is found in the Venice section of Los Angeles - the district is noteworthy for its man-made canals built in 1905 by developer Abbot Kinney as part of his Venice of America plan. The Aline Barnsdall Hollyhock House is a building in the East Hollywood neighborhood of Los Angeles, California, originally designed by Frank Lloyd Wright as a residence for oil heiress Aline Barnsdall.
The Brentwood homes for sale are within driving distance of the Grauman's Egyptian Theatre which is a noted movie theater located at 6706 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood. The Ahmanson Theatre is one of the four main venues that comprise the Los Angeles Music Center, and the Hollywood Wax Museum is a wax museum featuring replicas of celebrities. Hollywood Forever Cemetery, originally named Hollywood Memorial Cemetery, is one of the oldest cemeteries in Los Angeles, and the Petersen Automotive Museum is located on Wilshire Boulevard along Museum Row in the Miracle Mile neighborhood of Los Angeles. The Brentwood real estate market is found approximately 1-hour north of Downtown Disneyland and the Anaheim Convention Center and similar distance from Angele Stadium and the Honda Center. In Los Angeles, The Staples Center is where the Lakers, Clippers and Kings play ball, and Dodger Stadium is Chavez Ravine is where the Dodgers play baseball.
There are many notable sights within the Brentwood residential market. The Brentwood Presbyterian Church was the site of the wedding of actor Jimmy Stewart and Gloria H. McLean in 1949. San Vicente Boulevard is divided by a wide median on which stand many large coral trees. This green belt replaced a Pacific Electri trolley track, and the trees have been named a City of Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument. The Brentwood real estate market features a number of luxury subdivisions including Mandeville Canyon, which is located on the westernmost part of Brentwood, north of Sunset; extends about 3 miles towards the North. You will find Brentwood properties in Kenter Canyon which is the larger canyon containing Crestwood Hills, between Bundy Canyon and Mandeville Canyon and is home to Kenter Canyon Primary School. You will find Brentwood properties is Crestwood Hills which includes a cluster of architecturally significant mid-century modern residences located in the northern part of Kenter Canyon as well as in Bundy Canyon, which is home to Mount St. Mary’s College and the Getty Center. The Brentwood Real Estate market encompasses Brentwood Glen which is an area bounded by Sunset, the 405 Freeway and the Veterans Administration and Brentwood Circle which is a gated community east of Barrington and north of Sunset. BanCorp REG® has always stood for easier and faster™ Brentwood Village real estate – view Brentwood Village homes for sale where our local Brentwood Village Realtors offer a rare insider’s perspective into the market.
Brent-Air Pharmacy has served Brentwood for more than 50 years. The drug store has been the scene of many famous scandals and, like its defunct West Hollywood cousin Schwab's, is known as the pharmacy to the stars, where many now-notable actors and actresses worked as delivery boys or "candy counter" girls. The Brentwood Country Mart near the corner of San Vicente Blvd and 26th Street next to the Santa Monica city limit, is a shopping and food center that first opened in 1948. Vicente Foods is an independently owned and operated grocery market that has served Brentwood since 1948. Other local markets include Whole Foods and Ralphs. A popular area in the Brentwood Village residential market for dining and coffee for local residents is located in Brentwood Village at the intersection of Barrington and Sunset. More than a dozen restaurants and coffee shops are located within a two-block stretch offering a wide variety of cuisine. Dutton's Brentwood Books, a local landmark called by Sunset magazine "the last of the truly independent bookstores," closed its doors in April, 2008. Brentwood's Barrington Recreation Center has an indoor gymnasium which converts into a small auditorium with a capacity of 250. Outdoors is a lighted baseball diamond, an unlighted baseball diamond, lighted indoor basketball courts, lighted outdoor basketball courts, a children's play area, a community room, a lighted football field, picnic tables, a lighted soccer field, lighted tennis courts, and lighted volleyball courts. The 1.5-acre (0.61 ha) Barrington Dog Park is on the grounds of the recreation center. BanCorp REG® offers a rare insider’s perspective into Brentwood Village real estate – where our search for Brentwood Village homes for sale, CA is facilitated by market-savvy Brentwood Village real estate agents.
The Brentwood real estate market like nearby Santa Monica, has a temperate climate influenced by marine breezes off the Pacific Ocean. Residents frequently wake to a marine layer, a cover of clouds brought in at night which burns off by mid-morning. The topography of the Brentwood residential market is generally split into two characters, broadly divided by Sunset Boulevard: the area north of Sunset is defined by ridges and canyons of the Santa Monica Mountains; south of Sunset the area is hilly. The southern district features underground springs which bubble up into a small creek along "the Gully" near the Brentwood Country Club, and in the Indian Springs portion of the University High School campus, formerly the site of a Native American Tongva village. The Brentwood homes for sale are found at the base of the Santa Monica Mountains, bounded by the San Diego Freeway on the east, Wilshire Boulevard on the south, the Santa Monica city limits on the southwest, the border of Topanga State Park on the west and Mulholland Drive along the ridgeline of the mountains on the north. As a member of a group of nearby neighborhoods that are affluent, it is known as one of the "Three Bs", along with Beverly Hills and Bel Air.