Montrose Christmas Parade 2017

In what other community does Santa do a fly-by in a helicopter to ring in the Christmas season? The Montrose Christmas Parade is a chance for our community to get together and show off what makes us special. The parade has the required super cute Scouts and Y-Tribe kids, the […] Read more »

Mid Century Atrium Home

Cool Home Crush – Mid Century in Pinecrest

The Mid Century Home with Atrium model in La Crescenta’s Pinecrest development is super cool- and tragically misunderstood. I’ve seen them used as oversized shoe rooms, kid toy storage rooms and dead plant graveyards. We are huge fans of all things Mid Century Homes and I thought I would kick […] 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 »

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 »

Thee Elbow Room

Whether you enjoy craft beer or not, one of our favorite local spots is Thee Elbow Room in Montrose. They have a fantastic outdoor patio right blow Honolulu Ave. in Montrose. They feature good eats as well as 18 taps with all day Happy Hour. It’s a great spot for families […] Read more »

St Luke’s of the Mountains, Embracing Inclusion

St. Luke’s of the Mountains has been a La Crescenta institution since 1924.  It’s iconic stone buildings are a landmark of the area and home to generations of Episcopalian parishioners. However, the story of St. Luke’s is so much more than that, and it’s very much a story of how […] Read more »

Healthy Diggs: It’s Fun to Stay at the YMCA

You can’t have a month long discussion about health in the community without mentioning a very central community feature of The Foothills, The YMCA. Our local Foothills YMCA actually has three branches, the Crescenta- Canada YMCA in La Canada, The Verdugo Hills YMCA in Tujunga, and The Crescenta Valley YMCA […] Read more »

Le Mesnager Stone Barn and Winery at Deukmajian Wilderness Park in La Crescenta

Deukmejian Wilderness Area, La Crescenta

In this mellow week between Christmas and The Rosebowl it’s a great time to get your family outside and celebrate where you live. Along with our amazing community, and great school schools, another one of the top reasons that people love living in The Foothills, is our close proximity to […] Read more »

montrose la crescenta contemporary home

2917 Oakendale Pl., Glendale 91214

Success has been good, but you need a place that is stress and hassle free. This Sycamore Woods contemporary will knock your socks off! Pull into your newer built home where everything is modern- the only thing you need is your toothbrush! The neighborhood is perfect with top rated schools […] Read more »

Montrose Vision Plan 20/20

The Montrose Vision 20/20

The City of Glendale released their Montrose Vision 20/20 Plan.  I’ve seen a lot of people sharing a link, but it is curious that few people are talking about it. The comments I have seen is that people don’t want to read a 24 page report- so I thought I’d hit […] Read more »