Bel Air & Beverly Hills Estates

Beverly Hills and Bel Air have ranked among the most luxurious residential communities in Los Angeles for generations. These two communities, along with Holmby Hills, make up what is known as the Platinum Triangle. The area is dominated by both contemporary and grand historic estates. Residents of Bel Air and Beverly Hills enjoy a level of privacy that make homes in Beverly Hills and the surrounding areas preferred residences for the rich and famous.

Bel Air and Beverly Hills estates are ideal for buyers looking for real estate that offers the following:
  • Homes with listing prices of $1 million or more.
  • A selection of residences that range from modern luxury estates to historic ranch homes.
  • High-net worth neighbors
  • Access to the best public and private schools in the nation
  • Numerous world-famous attractions nearby
  • Close proximity to world-famous amenities and attractions

Community Spotlight: Bel Air

Bel Air is a prominent and wealthy residential community located on the Westside of Los Angeles. It spans approximately 17 miles west of downtown Los Angeles. Bel Air includes some of the foothills of the Santa Monica Mountains and borders the north side of UCLA along Sunset Blvd.

Alphonzo Bell founded Bel Air in 1923. He originally owned a farm property in Santa Fe Springs, California, where oil was discovered. He bought a large ranch on what is now Bel Air Road. He developed the property and subdivided it into large residential lots. He built the Bel-Air Country Club and the Bel-Air Beach Club in Santa Monica. Bel Air’s Italian named streets were all christened by Bell’s wife. She also founded the Bel-Air Garden Club in 1931.

Today, Bel Air is one of the most preferred high-end neighborhoods of Los Angeles. Prices in Bel Air range from approximately $1 million to $115 million or more. Bel Air has been the filming location for a number of television shows including the Beverly Hillbillies, The Rockford Files and many others. Some of the notable celebrities that have lived in Bel Air include Jennifer Aniston, Alfred Hitchcock, Ronald Regan and Elizabeth Taylor.

Community Spotlight: Beverly Hills

Beverly Hills lies to the south of Bel Air. Its residents enjoy spectacular entertaining, A-list celebrities as neighbors and spectacular views. Beverly Hills is one of the country’s most exclusive and prestigious neighborhoods.

Beverly Hills was originally a Spanish ranch where lima beans were grown. In 1914, Beverly Hills was incorporated by a group of investors who had failed to find oil. Construction of Beverly Hills real estate boomed by the 1920s. At this time, film industry moguls Mary Pickford and Douglas Fairbanks completed construction of legendary mansion homes in Beverly Hills. By 2013, Beverly Hills become synonymous with luxury and prestige, attracting the likes of celebrity icons Ryan Seacrest, Ellen DeGeneres and renowned businessmen such as Rudolph Valentino.

Beverly Hills is also home to some of the best schools, hotels, nightlife and restaurants in the country. There are many world-famous attractions in Beverly Hills include the renowned Rodeo Drive shopping district and Wolfgang Puck’s world-renowned restaurant, Spago.

Beverly Hills local services are provided by the Beverly Hills Police Department, the Beverly Hills Fire Department and the city hall. Residents enjoy very quick response times and ease in accessibility to these services. Police constantly patrol the area, making Beverly Hills an exceptionally safe neighborhood for residents.

The city of Beverly Hills is fastidiously groomed, making it one of the most beautiful neighborhoods in the world. The city of Beverly Hills is very attentive to the nature. The streets are very well-manicured. In fact, it has been awarded the title Tree City USA by the Arbor Foundation.

For all of these reasons, the demand for luxury real estate in Beverly Hills remains very high. Estates in the area are among some of the most highly valued and coveted in Southern California.

Featured Property

Properties in Bel Air and Beverly Hills offer the utmost in luxury. Lavish spas for dogs, champagne rooms and full hockey courts are just some of the amenities available in the high-end homes in Beverly Hills and the surrounding communities. Read below to learn more about one of Bel Air’s Hot Properties that is available on the market now. Bel Air Rd Los Angeles, CA

Stunning ocean views, custom Armani closets throughout and many other luxurious amenities can be found in this spectacular Bel Air home.

This exquisite 8-bedroom, 8-bath home offers 15,200 square feet of living space. It sits on 1.4 acres of premium ocean real estate. There is parking available for seven cars with a motorized gate. The private 2-story master bedroom suite consists of upper and lower baths that offer stunning views of the Pacific Ocean. The large stainless steel custom elevator offers easy access to all floors. This home is currently listed for $24,999,000.

If you are thinking about buying or selling real estate in the Bel-Air or Beverly Hills areas, you need a real estate firm experienced in luxury real estate. It is important to have someone on your side that understands the nuances of this particular market.

Call Kent Tarman with J.H. Tarman Company. Kent Tarman has fostered a reputation of being one of the most accomplished real estate brokers in the Hollywood area. He delivers a level of insight, professionalism and skill that is unmatched. T.H. Tarman also offers access to a multitude of resources and tools that can help provide crucial insight into the Bel Air and Beverly Hills areas. Call Kent Tarman for more information on buying, selling or investing in luxury California real estate today.

Kent P. Tarman
Kent P. Tarman
Broker / Realtor
1714 Franklin St. Suite 100 Oakland CA 94612