Silicon Beach Creates a High Demand for L.A. Westside Homes

Silicon Valley is well known, but have you heard of Silicon Beach? There has been a huge growth in start-up tech companies on the Westside in an approximate three-mile area covering Santa Monica, Venice, Marina del Rey and Playa Vista.

Companies such as Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Snapchat and Hulu have branched out into “Silicon Beach”, and Los Angeles as a whole probably has the the second or third highest concentration of tech companies in the world. With this kind of growth there would be a high demand for homes normally, and this is compounded by the severe shortage of inventory.

Venice CA Community, Homes for Sale

In the area are a grand total of 93 single family homes for sale with a median price of $2,149,000, and 186 condos with a median price of $949,500. Average days on the market are 59 for single family and 101 for condos.

For those looking for a lease the Multiple Listing Service shows 192 available properties at a median of $5,200 a month.

There is no better time to sell your home Los Angeles home right now, especially if you are living in those areas. And if you are a buyer looking for an investment and can get in, the timing is perfect.

See all Homes for sale in Silicon Beach Los Angeles.
(all data current as of 9/16/2014)

  1. 1 bed, 1 full bath
    Home size: 624 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,284 sqft
    Year built: 1960
    Days on market: 1
  2. 1 bed, 1 full bath
    Home size: 935 sq ft
    Lot size: 9,958.00 ac
    Year built: 1974
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 1
  3. 5 beds, 5 full baths
    Home size: 3,781 sq ft
    Lot size: 3,339 sqft
    Year built: 1915
    Parking spots: 6
    Days on market: 1
  4. 2 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,370 sq ft
    Year built: 1992
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 1
  5. 3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,368 sq ft
    Lot size: 4,438 sqft
    Year built: 1950
    Days on market: 1
  6. 1 bed, 1 full bath
    Home size: 935 sq ft
    Lot size: 9.96 ac
    Year built: 1972
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 1
  7. 2 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 1,805 sq ft
    Lot size: 18,535 sqft
    Year built: 1973
    Parking spots: 3
    Days on market: 1
  8. 2 beds, 1 full bath
    Home size: 783 sq ft
    Lot size: 19,857 sqft
    Year built: 1969
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 1
  9. 2 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,230 sq ft
    Lot size: 5,172 sqft
    Year built: 2011
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 3
  10. 2 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 2,215 sq ft
    Lot size: 33,542 sqft
    Year built: 2003
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 3
  11. 7 beds, 7 full baths
    Home size: 7,480 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,492 sqft
    Year built: 2000
    Days on market: 4
  12. 3 beds, 4 full baths
    Home size: 2,150 sq ft
    Lot size: 2.08 ac
    Year built: 2006
    Days on market: 4
  13. 5 beds, 2 full, 5 part baths
    Home size: 4,578 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,482 sqft
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 4
  14. 4 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 2,117 sq ft
    Lot size: 4,710 sqft
    Year built: 1951
    Parking spots: 3
    Days on market: 4
  15. 5 beds, 2 full, 5 part baths
    Home size: 4,578 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,492 sqft
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 4

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Jane Peters

Jane Peters is a Los Angeles Realtor®, specializing in absentee owners, out-of-town-buyers and those needing that extra personal touch to make the buying and selling of Los Angeles real estate a smooth and, believe it or not, fun process.

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