What originated as a focal point and epicenter for crude oil production, later evolved into citrus production and preparation before morphing into a influential retail hub and affluent suburban community the Sunset Magazine named in the mid 2000’s in their top-ten list of best suburbs to live in the Western United States. The Brea homes for sale are found in a city recognized for its comprehensive public art program which was initiated in the mid 1970’s and is just as relevant present-day with over 135 artworks in the compilation implanted and situated throughout the Brea real estate market. The recently renovated Brea downtown area, along with the eclectic and iconic Brea Mall have led to a recent resurgence in Brea properties where local Brea Realtors like to point out that the Brea communities public art program has been used as a facsimile and stimulus for many Pubic Art programs across America.
If you are a potential home buyer and are looking into the Brea properties for the first time, or perhaps you are new to the Orange County community altogether, here is some additional information that should prove useful. The residents of Brea live in a lovely year-round Mediterranean climate, in a racially-diverse city, where you will find people speaking languages from across the world. The Brea community of Orange County is served by the Brea Olinda Unified School District which operates six elementary schools, one high school and one junior high school – Brea is also home to the Southern California College of Business Law. The Brea real estate market benefits from being in close proximity to excellent hospitals including Kindred Hospital Brea, Placentia Linda Hospital Placentia and Chapman Medical Center in Orange. The Brea Hills homes for sale are found in close proximity to three excellent golf courses including Brea Creek Golf Course, and Birch Hills and Coyote Hills Golf Courses.
The Brea residential market is just a short commute away from Fullerton Municipal Airport and John Wayne International in Santa Ana, and the Brea community is approximately 50 minutes away from Los Angeles International Airport. If you travel north up the 57-freeway, away from the Brea real estate market this will take you towards the inland empire counties of San Bernardino and Riverside where you will find everything from snow-skiing and boating, to motor cycle riding and jet-skiing – this is also an exit freeway toward Palm Springs and Las Vegas. If you take the 57-freeway south, away from the Brea homes for sale, this will take you toward the South Orange County beach cities of Newport, Huntington and Laguna Beach’s. The Brea properties are found just south of the Firestone Scout Reservation where the property for scouts gets use by youth organizations each weekend.
The city of Brea is bordered by Yorba Linda to the southeast, Placentia to the south, Fullerton to the southwest, La Habra to the west, Los Angeles County and the unincorporated area of Orange County to the east and north. Local Brea Real Estate Agents says that the largest employers of the city include; Beckman Coulter, Mercury Insurance Group, Bank of America, Kirkhill-TA, Albertsons, Harte-Hanks, Brea Olinda Unified School District, VPI Pent Insurance, Avery Dennison and the Hartford. The Brea homes for sale are found approximately 30 minutes north of Downtown Disneyland and the Anaheim Convention Center and a similar distance away from Angel Stadium (where the Los Angeles Angels baseball team plays) and the Honda Center (where the Anaheim Ducks hockey team plays). For those of you that are political bluffs, in the California State Legislature, the Brea residential market is found in the fifty-fifth Assembly District and in the twenty-ninth Senate District – the city of Brea is situated in the thirty-ninth congressional district.