Bordered by some of the most famous neighborhoods in Los Angeles, West Hollywood is home to the well-known and highly visited destination known as the Sunset Strip. Commonly referred to as ‘WeHo’ by the locals, the city was incorporated in 1984 and has a population of about 35,000. With high scores on ‘walkability’ scales, the city has an urban feel that makes it extremely popular with local residents and visitors. Recognized as the most walkable city in California, and informally known as the center of the LGBT social scene, West Hollywood boastsa friendly and welcoming environment, several attractions, sleek designer hotels, and a variety of options for shopping and dining.
Home of the West Hollywood Design District, Melrose Avenue in WeHo is the place to find some of the city’s most innovative and aesthetically pleasing architecture. A shopping destination since the 1950s, this is where many trends in the design, art, fashion, dining and beauty worlds begin.
Real Estate in West Hollywood
With such a great quality of life and so many cultural offerings on tap, it should come as no surprise that West Hollywood is a popular community for home buyers. The popularity of the city makes it a sound investment but it also means that West Hollywood has a higher price point than some of the surrounding areas, with the median price of real estate coming in around $630,000.
West Hollywood offers newly constructed architectural estates, smaller original homes and affordable condos.
For local insights and guidance regarding West Hollywood, contact me, Irene Tsu, for more information or a tour of available properties. With over 20 years of experience in the Los Angeles market and a lifetime’s worth of local market knowledge, I can offer you the insights and guidance you need to make the best decision possible. Contact me today and I will help you find the perfect piece of real estate to match your dreams!