WHAT THE LOCALS SAY

  • Eclectic, diverse community

  • Vibrant feel / great energy

  • Variety of neighborhoods

  • Sense of community

  • Focus on local businesses

  • Easy access to freeways

  • Focus on healthy lifestyle

  • Beach living

  • Gorgeous ocean views

Voted one of America’s “Most Walkable Cities,” Long Beach is comprised of eight distinct neighborhoods and tucked along the ocean front between Los Angeles and Orange County.  The big city with a small town charm is family friendly and a recognized as a summer playground for all ages.

There is a focus on healthy living, respect for the environment and enjoying life.  The art and music scenes are thriving and there is an abundance of locally owned shops and al-fresco dining restaurants with live bands are aplenty.  With the mild climate, people enjoy the outdoors year round.

 

Walking, biking, skate boarding, or riding the waves to your destination is just the way of life.  There are dedicated bike lanes and you can get to all that the downtown has to offer in a matter of blocks.

Despite the array of options and diversity, everything has a feel that is distinctly Long Beach.  Whether making it your primary residence or vacation destination, Long Beach is a great place to be.

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What the Locals Love About Long Beach

The top reasons for loving Long Beach are diversity of people, food and culture. The city also boasts parks, bike trails, an excellent school system and year round ocean breezes.  Plan a day here. Long Beach is buzzing with events every day.  Across city lines, neighboring cities Seal Beach and Huntington Beach have great things going on for them too.

Foodie Paradise. From the bike trials to the craft beer trail, Long Beach has perfected an amazing recipe for authentic experiences at every turn.  

Diversity/Friendly People. There are some places where life is served best in small batches; where the local ingredients include a heartfelt handshake and a friendly smile; where the wind sweeps gently across the water and the ocean goes on for miles.

It's Taco Heaven. Long Beach has the highest percentage of restaurants serving tacos than anywhere else in the country.

Farmer's Markets. When you want the best, go to the source. There are farmer's markets everyday in the city.

Farm-to-Table Dining. Long Beach restaurants have increasing embraced organic, vegan and farmer-friendly concepts, aiming to source ingredients strictly from local farmers where possible.

Community Involvement.  Long Beach residents are passionate about their community.  There are over 100 neighborhood associations and community groups in Long Beach providing a endless list of activities you have to choose from each weekend.

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POINTS OF INTEREST

  • Aquarium of the Pacific 

  • Queen Mary Hotel

  • Catalina Express

  • Gondola Getaway

  • Long Beach Convention Center

  • Rancho Los Cerritos

  • Rosie's Off-Leash Dog Beach

  • Whale Watching

  • Art Threatre of Long Beach

  • Earl Burns Miller Japanese Garden

  • Walter Pyramid

  • Toyota Grand Prix

  • Battle Ship Iowa Museum

  • Port of Long Beach

  • Richard and Karen Carpenter Performing Arts Center

AREA AMENITIES

  • Long Beach Airport

  • Surf / Kayak /Paddle boarding

  • Beach walking/ biking path

  • Yoga on the Cliff

  • Dog Friendly / Dog Parks

  • Farmers Markets

  • 400 acre El Dorado Regional Park with 3 fishing lakes, outdoor archery range, dog park and campgrounds.

  • Long Beach State University

  • Long Beach City College

  • Veterans Hospital

  • Breweries

  • Farm to Table Restaurants

Ready To Make The Move?

Our updates take the guesswork out and provide clarity on how the market is your area.

 

Knowledge is power. We'll keep you up to date with local market trends and recent sales activities so you can Buy and Sell like a pro. 

Get all the latest info on what you need to know about the local market.  

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