Home to UCLA Westwood Village

Welcome to Westwood Village — home to UCLA!

The home to UCLA, Westwood LA has the energy and international flavor of its youthful and diverse student population. It’s also a major center of commerce, with luxurious high rise apartments and office buildings running the length of Wilshire Boulevard.

Westwood Village Los Angeles Location & History

Home to UCLA Westwood VillageSome of the most opulent single-family homes in Los Angeles can be found in its Holmby Hills Estates neighborhood, including the famous Playboy Mansion. At the heart of this community is the Westwood LA area, founded in 1929.

Its shops, theaters and restaurants have kept the small-town feel of the original neighborhood, though glossy office towers and penthouses now surround it.

Westwood village is a central meeting place for students and tourists and a destination for moviegoers, who flock to the beautiful vintage theaters, sites of many world premieres. A notable Westwood Village attraction is the Armand Hammer museum, renowned for its world-class collections of Impressionist and Modern art currently expanding. A remarkably varied group of ethnic restaurants cater to a diverse student and resident population.

Apart from its rich history Westwood LA offers an amazing location that is home to UCLA and close to Brentwood, Beverly Hills, Bel-Air and Century City, all with their own vibrant shopping and dining centers. There is extensive local bus service to the area, along with plans to extend and complete the Metro new Purple Line subway and add lanes to the 405 freeway to ease travel time to and from Westwood.

Westwood CA Real Estate Offers

The Wilshire Corridor, a stretch of Wilshire Boulevard that houses some of the most luxurious condominiums in the city of Los Angeles, appeals to empty nesters and well-to-do professionals. The benefits offered by Westwood CA real estate include 24-hour concierge service and upscale amenities. Both charter and public schools are well reviewed by the community, and there are many private schools within easy driving distance. The borders of Westwood are Sunset Boulevard to the north and Olympic Boulevard to the south, with Wilshire and Santa Monica Boulevards running through the center. All are major traffic routes. The architecture is a pleasing retro blend of Art Deco, Mediterranean revival and modern. Google will soon reside in the neighborhood.

Westwood & UCLA area on the map:

Condos for sale near UCLA

If you’re interested in Westwood LA condos for sale or lease, please consider these buildings near UCLA:

10401 Wilshire Blvd 10727 Wilshire Blvd
10433 Wilshire Blvd 10747 WIlshire Blvd
10501 Wilshire Blvd 10751 Wilshire Blvd
10550 Wilshire Blvd 10776 Wilshire Blvd
10557 Wilshire Blvd 10787 Wilshire Blvd
10590 Wilshire Blvd 10795 Wilshire Blvd

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Westwood Village properties near UCLA