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View Park Real Estate History

 Olympian Games in 1932 were held in Los Angeles. The Olympic Village was in View Park. The players lived in makeshift tents and police on horseback guarded the site. Athenian Way and Olympian Drive are commemorated to its history. View Park Real Estate History. Keep in mind,

View Park Real Estate History

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in 1932 there were only two homes on Olympian Drive. In the 1940s and 1950s View Park was mostly raw land. The land was owned by Ingold and L.A. Investment Company. In the mid twenty century, Homer Valentine was one of the first builders in View Park. He purchased land from L.A. Investment Company. Consequently, he built homes on Valley Ridge, Fairway, and Kenway. Reflected today homeowners enjoy classically constructed and designed homes. Expansive homes with living rooms, formal dining, family rooms, multiple bedrooms, bathrooms & maid quarters. Master bedrooms have attached master bathrooms. Homes with two to three car attached garages. View Park homes are on large lots. The topography in View Park is hilly. Many of these homes have stunning city & mountain views. A few years later L.A. Investment Company released raw land in Ladera Heights real estate. L.A. 90056. Homer Valentine a visionary purchased land in both in View Park and Ladera Heights. Homer Valentine contributed to the development of View Park real estate.

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Westchester Real Estate History

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Westchester Real Estate History

Westchester Real Estate History. In the early 20th century Westchester was a farming area. There were a combination of factors contributing to home development in Westchester. Loyola University moved to Westchester L.A. in 1928. In addition the Mines Fields were developed. Los Angeles International Airport was known as the Mines Field, at that time. Dedication of the Los Angeles Municipal Airport was in 1930. Real estate magnate, Fritz Burns built prefabricated single family homes. These homes were located at Manchester and Sepulveda Boulevard. In the early In 1939 seventeen homes were built for the Loyola Marymount University’s faculty. These were the first residential homes built in Westchester L.A. real estate. In 1941 Los Angeles Municipal Airport became known as Los Angeles Airport. In the 1940’s, Howard Hughes was manufacturing war related aircraft and components. With unprecedented defense related manufacturing, employment at airport and Loyola University a residential community was built. The building concept was, “balanced living.” Post World War II housing in Westerchester increased. Men and women were returning from the war. Financing was available through the GI Bill and FHA. There was more demand than supply. Henry J. Kaiser with builder, Fritz Burns met the booming demand. Kaiser housing modern practical. Pre-assembled homes were produced at about 40 per day. Today Westchester L.A. Real Estate is a well maintained middle and upper-middle class neighborhood. West Los Angeles location land near the sea. General boundaries South Jefferson Boulevard extending west of Sepulveda Blvd. Los Angeles, California 90045 adjacent to Playa Vista and  Playa Del Rey, CA. Westchester near beaches, freeway, shopping centers, restaurants and Los Angeles International Airport and freeway.

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Playa Vista Real Estate History

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Playa Vista Real Estate History

Playa Vista Real Estate History. Sections of the Playa Vista was owned by the  Howard Hughes empire.  In the 1940s the site housed private airfield runway,  airplanes, helicopter, satellites, center for radar and missile systems.  The famous Spruce Goose was built and stored on this site. 2001 Phase One of Playa Vista real estate begin. Mixture of upscale luxury residential housing and commercial spaces. There are open common grounds and recreational amenities. Playa Vista newest Westside neighborhood in more than 50 years. Sits next to restored Ballona  Wetlands and wildlife preserve. Playa Vista is adjacent to Marina del Rey, Westchester and near Los Angeles Airport. Playa Vista real estate is a Planned Unit Development (PUD). Gaining Westside and International attention. Outstanding architects and urban planners have combined to create an environmentally friendly, active-lifestyle real estate showpiece in West Los Angeles, CA. Mixed-used community fuses retail, commercial, residential and recreational space. Residents can live, work, shop and play without traffic, stress and hassles associated with “leap frog” community setting.

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Playa Vista Real Estate Phase 1

Phase One consists of 3,246 new residential housing residents ranging from luxury condominiums, townhouses, single family homes guide and apartment rentals. Parks and recreational amenities have been developed. Concert Park gives free Spring – Summer Concerts and Events .  Phase 1 has Playa Vista Elementary School VIEW: Playa Vista Elementary School  Website and Playa Vista Public Library Website. Concert Park is surrounded by a bank, restaurant, dry cleaners, beauty salon, pet store, grocery, Ballona Creek Bicycle Path and other retail shops. Playa Vista in 1998 was selected by President Bill Clinton as one of six communities in the nation as Partnership for advancing Technology in Housing (PATH).  Connected in broadband capabilities and telecommunications. A model for green development utilizing energy saving systems, non-toxic, recycled materials . Construction and functionality minimizes impacts of development on environment. Playa Vista residential and commercial  serviced by 100% recycled water. New construction. The newest addition to Playa Vista Silicon Beach are The Reserve and Runway.

 

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