West Hollywood, which is referred to as “WeHo” by locals, is a city in Los Angeles County. The area is most well known for its commercial corridors, varied dining, and flourishing nightlife. Sunset Strip is the most popular area in this neighborhood and many residents enjoying dining and shopping in the area. Current residents of homes in West Hollywood enjoy some of the best shopping and dining in California. Individuals interested in West Hollywood real estate can start their search for the perfect home with Linda May Properties.
Living in WeHo
West Hollywood real estate is unique in that it benefits from dense and compact urban lots, mixed land use, as well as a walker-friendly neighborhood set up. WeHo is considered to be the most walker-friendly neighborhood in California. Santa Monica Boulevard and the Sunset Strip are the most prominent centers of the vibrant nightlife, shopping, and dining that current residents enjoy. There are many residential neighborhoods with beautiful West Hollywood homes for sale, including West Hollywood North, West Hollywood West, West Hollywood East, West Hollywood Heights, and the Norma triangle. All of these neighborhoods benefit from just a few blocks of distance from major intersections that have amenities within easy walking distance of most of the West Hollywood luxury homes and real estate.
Attractions and Amenities of West Hollywood
There are many well-known venues that residents enjoy visiting. Melrose Avenue, as well as Fairfax Avenue and Doheny Drive, are renowned for their trendy boutiques, interior design shops, restaurants, and antique shops that attract affluent shoppers from around the world. There are also many famous hotels such as the Andaz West Hollywood, Chamberlain West Hollywood Hotel, Mondrian, and the Standard hotels. These hotels are known to attract famous travelers and are known for their beautiful lodgings architecture.
Many of the buildings throughout the neighborhood feature architecture designed by famous architects including Charles Luckman, Rudolf Schindler, and Leland Bryant, which makes the local buildings as beautiful as the homes themselves. Nightlife is so vibrant due to the thriving music venues within easy walking distance of most real estate and homes in West Hollywood. Such venues include the House of Blues, Whiskey a Go Go, The Troubadour, the Roxy Theater, and the Viper Room. The Westlake Recording Studios where Michael Jackson and other famous singers have recorded is also located in the WeHo region of Los Angeles. Many celebrities also live in and frequent the area, especially hangouts including Soho House, Formosa Café, Whiskey Bar, Rainbow Bar and Grill, Dan Tana’s, the Abbey Food and Bar, and the Villa Nightclub. There are also many parks that are conveniently located in the area.
Homes for sale in West Hollywood are zoned into the Los Angeles Unified School District. Families who are interested investing in West Hollywood luxury real estate will be satisfied with the selection of schools that serve the needs of the diverse population of WeHo. The elementary schools in the WeHo neighborhood are West Hollywood, Rosewood Avenue, Laurel, Melrose, and Gardner Street schools. Most of the homes in West Hollywood are zoned to Bancroft Middle School, but some of the homes are zoned to John Burroughs Middle School. The high school that serves WeHo residents is Fairfax High School. For prospective families who prefer private schools, there is the prestigious Center for Early Education and Pacific Hills School. A unique school to the area is the private school that was founded for the benefit of the Russian-speaking community within WeHo is the Dvorsky College Prepatory School.
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