Welcome to Sherman Oaks, CA
Sherman Oaks was one of the first Valley communities to experience thorough real estate development as expansion made itself to the Valley area. The area is still known for its laidback livability and great community spirit.
Sherman Oaks Real Estate
Named for Gen. Moses Hazeltine Sherman, an early land developer, Sherman Oaks real estate includes single-family homes in a wide variety of architectural styles. Royal Woods is a development that was created in the mid 1950s and is still deemed one of the most prestigious neighborhoods in the area. Apartments and condos also line some of the main streets. Mulholland Estates is a luxury subdivision that has a few celebrity residents.
Sherman Oaks Community Life
Sherman Oaks offers great places to shop, The Sherman Oaks Galleria, the height of teen mall culture in the 1980s was renovated into an open-air shopping center in the early 2000s to keep up with the times. Sherman Oaks Castle Park with miniature golf, an arcade, and batting cages is a popular family destination.
Sherman Oaks Education
Sherman Oaks is served by the Los Angeles Unified School District and local schools include Robert A. Milikan Middle School, Notre Dame High School, Riverside Drive Elementary, and Dixie Canyon Avenue Elementary. The famed Buckley School is a private school founded in 1933.
Sherman Oaks Transportation
Easily accessed by the 101 Freeway, Sherman Oaks public transportation includes the Orange Line, the 761 Rapid, 734, and Van Nuys/Studio City DASH.
Sherman Oaks Local Attractions
Sherman Oaks is a residential area with a variety of local parks, family-friendly restaurants, and several malls and recreation areas.