Welcome to Westwood
Westwood is a commercial and residential neighborhood in the northern central portion of the Westside region of Los Angeles, and it is the home of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). The neighborhood was developed after 1919, and a new campus of the University of California opened in 1926.
The 2000 census found the approximately 47,000 people living in the neighborhood were generally young and moderately diverse ethnically, with a generally high level of income and education.
What to Expect
With a walkscore of just 69 and a bike score of 55, some errands, dining and entertainment can be accomplished on foot or by bike, and public transportation is easily accessible.
Since it’s both a college town and a business hub, Westwood buzzing with entertainment, Shopping, Restaurants, and close to businesses.
Other attractions include Westwood Village, with its historic motion picture theaters, restaurants and shopping, Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery and the Hammer Museum. Holmby Hills is considered one of the wealthiest residential areas in Los Angeles, and the Geffen Playhouse attracts theater-goers. A prominent Mormon temple is also in the area.
The Real estate market moves swiftly in Westwood, with very few homes languishing on the market.
You'll Fall in Love With
The Architecture, the youthful Vibe, and ease and convenience of getting to both sides of the 405.