Culver City has always been fueled by industry and innovation. It was home to early film studios, one of Southern California’s first shopping malls, and a plant for Hughes Aviation. Development and revitalization as well as a continued role in entertainment with Sony Pictures Entertainment and other studios and networks doing business in the area, has given Culver City a new reputation for great art galleries, hip dining, and accessible urban living.
Real Estate: Culver City real estate includes a variety of options from smaller single family homes to multi-family houses, condos, apartment buildings, and new development. Neighborhoods in Culver City include Jefferson, Blair Hills, Fox Hills, and Clarkdale.
Community Life: Downtown Culver City includes outdoor cafes, intriguing retail boutiques, plenty of local art galleries and lots of creative office space. The Culver City Farmers Market is on Tuesday evenings. The Helms Bakery is a former bakery refurbished into a retail district with restaurants and a unique collection of design and home furnishings stores.
Education: Culver City is served by the Culver City Unified School District which has five elementary schools, a middle school, and two high schools including Culver Park which is a continuation high school. The city also offers the CCUSD iAcademy, a blended education model that combines independent online study with site-based learning. Local private schools include Star Prep Academy and Wildwood School. West Los Angeles College and Antioch College are also located nearby.
Transportation: This area is easily accessed by the 10 Freeway. The Culver City Bus serves Culver City and surrounding communities. The Expo line also runs to Culver City
Local Attractions: The Sony Pictures Tour is a popular destination for tourists. The Wende Museum preserves Cold War artifacts and history. Legendary car customizer George Barris hosts a car show in Culver City each spring. The Fiesta La Ballona takes place over the summerin Veterans Park and includes rides, games, live performances, food trucks, and more.