West Los Angeles

West Los Angeles homes for sale are located next to Brentwood and Santa Monica, with great links to the I405 and I10. This neighborhood is a mix of indie theatres, beautiful vintage diners, and a wonderful mix of condos and single-family properties to meet homebuyers' needs. With all the amenities of the big city and the uniqueness of local shops, you will feel right at home in West LA real estate.


West LA is a great area to live, work and play in. You will have your pick of property styles and features. West LA is all about the conveniences of shopping and entertainment in a central location. The only thing you have to do is decide what kind of home you want and where you want to settle down. There are also great revenue properties and apartment buildings for sale in this area if investments opportunities are of interest to you too!


West LA Single-family homes are a mix of modern architectural marvels, charming traditional-style homes, and awe-inspiring Mediterranean properties. No matter what you are interested in purchasing, you will be able to find a style that suits your individual needs and wants.

Traditional houses have that white picket fence appeal with good yard space and formal layout to fit all your family’s needs. With a few thousand feet of living space, you will have enough bedrooms and bathrooms to fit your family and guests nicely. The outdoor space will also fit that swimming pool and outdoor kitchen space that will keep you outside as much as possible!

Unique is not the right word for some of the newly built modern homes in the area. A better phrase would be works of art. These one-of-a-kind designs will leave you speechless and wanting to know more about the property. Some of the interesting features of these homes include:

  • Non-traditional styling

  • Clear floor to ceiling glass walls

  • Designer patio space

  • Open courtyard between living quarters

  • Multi-level designer staircase


West LA condos for sale are perfect for first-time buyers and for anyone looking for maintenance-free living in a fantastic community. Contemporary buildings with unique exterior designs are common in this area. There are also more established buildings that have been updated, along with gorgeous Spanish style buildings.

The average interior space for West LA condos is about 1,200 sq. ft. with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Some features to keep your eye out for in this area include:

  • High ceilings with lofted area

  • Granite or Quartz counter tops

  • Hard wood flooring

  • Bright spacious interior

There are luxury condos in the area as well. These range from stunning townhouses in a prime location, to beautiful apartment-style condos with large windows and beautiful city and ocean views. With an abundance of light streaming through, you will be sipping your coffee or tea in your beautifully designed condo. You will be admiring the views planning your day, but secretly wishing you could just remain exactly where you are for the rest of the day!


Rental opportunities in West LA offer renters plenty of choice. If you are just wanting a place to rent for a month or two until you find that perfect home, West LA has it all. Single-family homes are available, but the majority of rentals are condos. Let Berkshire Hathaway Home Services find you a temporary condo to rent while we help you hunt for that perfect West LA property!

If you are looking for investment opportunities in West LA, you will have some wonderful places to choose from. Anything from single-family homes and condos to entire apartment buildings are on offer in West LA.


Sawtelle Boulevard is a great place for you to spend hours shopping for those all-important one-of-a-kind gifts. With sushi eateries, interesting tea houses, fresh juice bars, and shaved ice sweet treats, you will be spoiled for choice as you enjoy the comforts of Sawtelle Boulevard. This wonderful area is also home to schools, financial companies, and some interesting Bonsai nurseries.

West LA has a number of interesting movie and television companies in the area as well. Mixed in with shopping and tourist areas, you will find some established players in the entertainment industry, and some new up and coming studios. The mix of local shops and entertainment venues makes West LA such an interesting place to live. 

For all your main shopping needs, you have One Westside Shopping Center, which is home to some of the larger box stores. Now that your shopping and entertainment needs are complete, you can look for something stimulating to fill some of your time with! The following are just some of the activities you can do in West LA:

  • Rockreation Los Angeles Sport Climbing Center

  • Avant Garde Fencers Club

  • Stoner Recreation Center

  • Citywide Aquatics Division Swimming Pool & Slide

  • Los Angeles Chess Club

Great Schools In West Los Angeles

The Los Angeles Unified School District is responsible for West LA homes. This district is one of the largest in the country. Here are just some of the schools that may be assigned to you depending on where you decided to live in West Los Angeles:

  • Elementary School - Brockton Avenue, Canfield Elementary School, and Castle Heights Elementary School

  • Middle School – Emerson Middle School, Palms Middle School, and Daniel Webster Middle School

  • High School - Hamilton High School, Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies, and University High School

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