Universal CityWalk are the entertainment and retail districts located adjacent to the theme parks of Universal Parks and Resorts, and the Museum of Contemporary Art is a contemporary art museum with three locations in greater LA - the main branch is located on Grand Avenue in Downtown, near Walt Disney Concert Hall. The Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens is a 133-acre zoo founded in 1966, and the La Brea Tar Pits are a group of tar pits around which Hancock Park was formed. The Hollywood Bowl is a 1920s amphitheater in the Hollywood area of LA, and the Walt Disney Concert Hall is the home of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, presenting the best in classical music, contemporary music, and world music. The Santa Monica Pier is a large double-jointed pier located at the foot of Colorado Avenue in Santa Monica, and the Griffith Observatory is a facility in LA sitting on the south-facing slope of Mount Hollywood in Griffith Park. The Rancho Palos Verdes homes for saleare approximately 75 minutes from the Hollywood Walk of Fame which comprises more than 2,500 five-pointed terrazzo and brass stars embedded in the sidewalks along 15 blocks of Hollywood Boulevard and three blocks of Vine Street in Hollywood.
The Point Vicente Interpretive Center is a premier whale-watching sites found in the Rancho Palos Verdes real estate market and it provides spectacular opportunities to view the annual migration of the Pacific gray whale from December through April. The center opened in 1984 with a mission to present and interpret the unique features and history of the Palos Verdes Peninsula. The almost 10,000-square-foot expanded Interpretive Center features exhibits on the natural and cultural history of the peninsula, with a special emphasis on the Pacific gray whale. The Rancho Palos Verdes homes for sale found surrounding the Point Vicente Lighthouse, which was built in 1926 is adjacent to the center and is on the National Register of Historic Places. At another location along the coast of the Rancho Palos Verdes residential market is Wayfarers Chapel which was designed by Lloyd Wright and it is also found in the National Register of Historic Places.
The Portuguese Bend landslide, one of the largest continuously moving landslides in North America, is located along the southern coastal area of the Palos Verdes real estate market. Together with the Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy in 2009 in 2009, the Rancho Palos Verde city completed the acquisition of a total of two square miles of open space, the Palos Verdes Nature Preserve, the largest preserve of coastal open space north of San Diego and south of Santa Barbara. The site of the former Marineland of the Pacific was redeveloped and is now occupied by the Terranea Resort, where you will find beautiful Rancho Palos Verdes properties scattered around it. The city of Rancho Palos Verdes is also home to Trump National Golf Course, one of eleven in the Trump portfolio of courses. As with other cities on the Palos Verdes Peninsula, BanCorp REG® offers a rare insider’s perspective into Rancho Palos Verdes real estate – where our search for Palos Verdes homes for sale facilitated by market-savvy Palos Verdes Realtors.