Welcome to Montrose CA:
Everyone looks for homes for sale in Montrose Ca because of the walkable village lifestyle.
Every home buyer in Glendale eventually discovers homes for sale in Montrose CA. People love the charming homes, walkable lifestyle in Montrose Shopping Village, award-winning schools and the clear sense of community.
Montrose Ca Real Estate – Sparr Heights
The primary residential neighborhood in Montrose CA is called Sparr Heights and people love the charming cottages lining manicured avenues.
Most of the homes were built from 1930-1940 and their architectural styles include Spanish, English Tudor, Ranch and Post War Cottage. The homes are located on rectangular lots around 6000 square feet and the average home size is about 1500sf of living space. However, many have been expanded with a second story.
Sparr Heights is popular with affluent professionals with young children. Fremont Elementary School borders the south end of the neighborhood and is one of the most sought out schools in the Glendale Ca school district. It is award-winning, relatively small and intimate, and has a vibrant community of involved parents and teachers.
Other Montrose CA Neighborhoods
There are homes for sale in Montrose CA outside of Sparr Heights. These neighborhoods tend to be more rural in character with larger, less regular, lots. The architectural styles and sizes are also more varied and eclectic and includes some of the areas finest mid-century homes.
Montrose Shopping Park
The emotional center of Montrose CA is the Montrose Shopping Park. This is small town living at its absolute finest! The village has everything you need: banking, groceries, boutiques, great eats and lots of hair, nail and exercise options. Your life here is truly walkable – a wonderful rarity in LA.
The Shopping Park is so charming it is frequently featured in television and movies as Small Town USA. Last year’s titles include “The Muppets,” “Seriously Funny Kids,” “CSI,” “Glee,” “Carnal Innocence,” “Grace,” “Celebrity Rehab,” “Chuck,” “The Mentalist,” “God Bless America,” “The Ballerino,” “Sons of Anarchy” (which shoots in the area fairly often), “Desperate Housewives,” “Mobbed with Howie Mandel” and “Parks and Recreation.” Films include “Moneyball,” “The Artist,” “The Ugly Truth,” “Horrible Bosses,” “Bad Teacher,” “The Details” and “The Lovelace”.
DIGGS was the location for a pilot episode of a John Cryer cable series that sadly never saw the light of day.
It is also a community gathering place where you are sure to run into neighbors and friends. The Black Cow cafe is a breakfast favorite! Every Sunday is the Harvest Market filled with fresh farmer’s produce, arts and crafts booths and attractions for the kids. Seasonal events include the Oktober Fest, Wine Walk and Arts and Crafts Festival. The Montrose Christmas Parade is the “can’t miss” event of the year. You’ve gotta to see Santa Clause buzz the parade route in a helicopter!
Visit the Montrose Shopping Village website for a current list of shops, restaurants, attractions and events,
Neighborhoods feature diverse types of character homes like Spanish, Craftsman, Post War Cottage and English Cottage. Streets are wide and manicured and parks are everywhere. Other neighborhoods that make up North Glendale are Montecito Park, Oakmont Woods, Oakmont Country Club, Whiting Woods, Glenwood Oaks and Sycamore Woods.