San Fernando Valley Real Estate
The San Fernando Valley boasts a population of over 1.8 million residents living in 350 square miles of prime southland real estate.
The “Valley of the Stars” is the center of motion picture and television production in America. Disney, Warner Bros., Universal Studios, and Dreamworks Animation are all headquartered here. ABC, CBS, and NBC, as well as several cable networks, also have major facilities in the Valley. Another key industry for the area is aerospace, with Northrop Grumman in Woodland Hills and Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne in Canoga Park. Providing technical, creative, and professional talent to the Valley’s many industries are numerous educational institutions that include Cal State University, Northridge, Woodbury University, and four community colleges as well as suburban campuses of many private colleges and universities.
With its entertainment focus, the Valley’s is a great place after hours, with landmark restaurants, night spots and theaters. Located in the heart of the Valley is Universal Studios, with its unique City Walk, a non-stop entertainment venue. Ventura Boulevard, famous in both film and song, runs 17 miles across the Valley from Studio City to Calabasas. Griffith Park, the nation’s largest municipal park, covers over 4,200 acres, much of it within the San Fernando Valley. The L.A. Zoo, Gene Autry Western Heritage Museum, and Travel Town are all family favorites.
For those who love to shop, the area is rich in opportunity, from the Commons at Calabasas to the Americana at Brand in Glendale, to the Westfield Topanga Plaza, the San Fernando Valley offers a wide range of retailers from hip boutiques to upscale department stores.
San Fernando Valley Listings Summary
San Fernando Valley - Town vs. County Stats
Avg Price in San Fernando Valley: $644,000 / County Avg $3,008,300
Avg Sq. Ft. in San Fernando Valley: 1,607 / County Avg 2,774
Avg Price per/sqft in San Fernando Valley:$401 / County Avg $1085
Avg Walkscore in San Fernando Valley: 75 / County Avg 64
Avg Year Built in San Fernando Valley: 1966 / County Avg 1969
Avg Days on Website in San Fernando Valley: 57 / County Avg 67