Welcome to Sunset Park/Ocean Park
Real estate in Sunset Park, Santa Monica’s community situated around Pico, Lincoln, and the Santa Monica airport, is comprised primarily of small, single-story, pre-1940’s homes. The charming bungalows were constructed for Douglas Aircraft employees in the early 1900’s, and many have been remodeled or rebuilt by young families moving in the area. This neighborhood attracts buyers with children, as the school district is becoming one of the most desirable in Santa Monica. Will Rogers and Grant Elementary School, as well as john Adams Middle School are located in Sunset Park and the streets surrounding Clover Park are lined with newly built, modern green buildings, including condos and town houses.
The Ocean Park neighborhood in Santa Monica is a funky, eclectic community that attracts the artsy, creative type. It has a vibe similar to Venice Beach, which borders the Ocean Park area to the south. Ocean Park is home to a large number of charming bungalows, some of which sit steps from the sand on the beach in Santa Monica. Other housing options in the Ocean Park neighborhood of Santa Monica include extremely modern condos and town houses, as well as income property that is within walking distance to the ocean. Main Street, a major thoroughfare in Santa Monica, runs through the community of Ocean Park, and houses vintage clothing stores, several raw and organic restaurants, and art galleries. Ocean Park holds its own farmer’s market every Sunday.