5 Instaworthy works of art in Glendale, CA

Instagram invites people to find beauty in everyday things and share them with the world. Local artists have transformed some of the plain grey utility boxes scattered throughout Glendale and La Crescenta into beautiful works of art. Put the two together and you have the perfect opportunity to show off […] Read more »

Neighborhood Gem Around La Crescenta- Sycamore Woods

One of the best places to live around La Crescenta CA is a tiny little neighborhood that locals call Sycamore Woods. This is a little-known gem of a neighborhood that only a few locals know about. Here is a map of the area: Where is Sycamore Woods? Located just across La […] Read more »

Whiting Woods

Neighborhood Spotlight Around La Crescenta- Whiting Woods

Whiting Woods is another little-known neighborhood in La Crescenta.  The name comes from Perry Whiting, who owned all of the land that is now Whiting Woods. Mr. Whiting was the founder of the Whiting-Mead Building Supply Company which is still in business today. Why Whiting Woods? I often describe this […] Read more »

La Crescenta Life

La Crescenta CA is close to everything!

If you are looking for La Crescenta Homes for sale you might wonder how far La Crescenta is from Los Angeles destinations. La Crescenta to Downtown Los Angeles… 20 min La Crescenta to Pasadena … 15 min La Crescenta to Hollywood Bowl… 30 min La Crescenta to the beach… 45 […] Read more »

The Best Pool Homes In La Crescenta

It’s going to be a scorcher this weekend- 101 degrees! Wouldn’t you love to own your own La Crescenta CA homes with a pool? Come along with me as I take you on a tour of the best La Crescenta Ca homes and the very best pools. Click each address […] Read more »

5 Reasons Urbanites Love La Crescenta

We’ve noticed an influx of cool urbanites looking for La Crescenta CA homes.  We have Realtor friends down in the concrete jungle and we know how ultra competitive and pricey the homes have become! It is only natural for eager home buyers to start looking for more affordable homes the next […] Read more »

Glendale Hot Hoods June 2017

New feature at DIGGS- Glendale Hot Hoods.  Each month we’ll tell you the hottest neighborhoods in your price range! This month La Crescenta CA homes are the hottest.  And, for a fun bonus, I’ll also share the highest and lowest sales in the month. This month we saw 82 single […] Read more »

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Watch the Sparks Fly!

Every Fourth of July, people crowd together to watch the sky explode. Instead of waiting in line and dealing with the crowds, here are some of our favorite local secret spots to check out fireworks. CORONADO STREET BRIDGE, PASADENA For 91 years and running, the Rose Bowl has hosted AmericaFest. […] Read more »

Swinging From the Trees!

What’s swinging in those trees up in La Crescenta? Some claim to have seen some kind of ape first near the Crescenta Valley YMCA at the bottom of Lowell and now at Crescenta Valley Park. Of course, the locals are joking about Bigfoot or wild toddlers on the loose. Experts […] Read more »

Don’t Drive to the Beach, Take the Beach Bus!

How are you getting to the beach this summer? Don’t sit in traffic and waste gas. Take the beach bus! Thanks to Los Angeles County Supervisor, Kathryn Barger, and La Canada Mayor, Michael Davitt, getting to the beach is super laid back and easy this summer. Cost: $3 per rider […] Read more »

Metro Drops 710 Tunnel

Today, in a historic vote, the Metro board withdrew financial support for the 710 freeway tunnel. For decades, there has been controversy about connecting the 710 and 210 freeways through Pasadena. Foothills residents have primarily been against it because it would bring more traffic through residential communities. Metro thought they may have […] Read more »