LA CRESCENTA

Welcome to La Crescenta

La Crescenta embraces a relaxed atmosphere with country style living while providing easy commuting to surrounding Los Angeles. Combining all the advantages of urban living and metropolitan convenience, this residential community offers seclusion and quiet for families who make their livings in the bustle of one of America’s greatest cities. It is bordered on the north by the Angeles National Forest, on the east by La Cañada Flintridge, on the south by Glendale, and the northwest by Tujunga.

The Foothill Freeway runs through the southern portion of the area. Located less than 24 miles from LAX and within 10 miles from Burbank, Glendale and Pasadena, the city offers many facilities. They include three parks, the Crescenta Canada YMCA, and picnic facilities for public use. La Crescenta homes are in high demand because of the areas’ good school system and Foothill atmosphere.

Favorite Local Spots

La Crescenta is home to El Sol Mexican restaurant, a local favorite for many years.  We also have Black Cow Cafe, a local fav for breakfast and lunch, Schreiners Meets, Classic Pastry, Casa Cordova, Jeremy's coffee shop and many more.  Also not to be missed, the skate park at CV park and Deukmejian Wilderness park.

EXPLORE THE AREA

  • COMMUTE

    La Crescenta is known for it's central location to just about everything.  You are freeway close anywhere you are in

    La Crescenta and centrally located to Downtown Los Angeles, Pasadena, Orange County and the valley.  Downtown commute is about 20 minutes; 20 minutes to the valley and about 10 minutes to Pasadena.

  • WEATHER

    Alway sunny here in La Crescenta.  Lows in winter dip to about 40 and the highs can reach over 100 on hot summer days.

  • SCHOOLS

    La Crescenta is home to award winning schools at all levels.  There are 6 elementary school, one middle school and 2 high schools - one of which is a Charter school.

  • HIKING

    There are many options for hiking in the La Crescenta area varying in degrees of difficulty.  Some of the favorites include Deukmejian Wilderness Park, Beaudry loop hike and Descanso Trail.  Please visit this link for more:

     https://www.yelp.com/search?cflt=hiking&find_loc=La+Crescenta-Montrose%2C+CA+91214

  • BIKING

    There is a bike lane that runs along Foothill Blvd from Sunland all the way to Alta Dena.  There are also bike lanes on Honolulu and Verdugo Roads.  La Crescenta is a bike friendly town.

  • FITNESS

    Crecsenta/Canada YMCA, yoga, pilates as well as several independent gyms.  there is certainly no shortage in fitness options in the Crecenta Valley.

  • LOCAL & FARMERS MARKETS

    Crescenta Valley offers all the regular shopping choices: Ralphs, Vons and Trader Joe’s, we are also lucky to have Harmony Farms and Angus Meat market.

    La Crescenta does not currently have its own farmers market but there are several options withing very close proximity: Montrose Farmers Market, La Canada Flintridge farmers market and even the farmers market at the Grove in Los Angeles which is only about a 30 minute drive.

  • BOUTIQUE SHOPPING

    Han's Beauty is a local favorite for all your beauty needs.  We also have Crescenta Valley Flower Mart and Hallmark Store.

  • PET FRIENDLY

    A very pet friendly neighborhood. there is a large Dog park at CV park open daily and a host of pet stores in and around the city.

  • MOVIE THEATERS

    La Crescenta is right next door to La Canada where the UA movie theatre resides.  You are only about 5 minutes from it here in the Crescenta Valley.

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    Kara Handy

    Cell:  818-605-3021

    kara.handy@dilbeck.com

    DRE#:  01438313

  • Deon Cavender

    Cell:  818-482-6560

    deon.cavender@dilbeck.com

    DRE#:  01800818

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    Mark Chitjian

    Cell: 213-703-3200

    mark.chitjian@dilbeck.com

    DRE#: 01463694

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    Caroline Mangasarian

    Cell: 818-749-6327

    caroline.mangasarian@dilbeck.com

    DRE#: 01986907

  • Don Hinton - Commercial

    Cell: 818-421-9071

    don.honton@dilbeck.com

    DRE#: 00575959

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