Sherman Oaks

Short Sale and Probate Specialist | Sherman Oaks

[by Jason Ian Hector, REALTOR®--03/01/2016]  Some of my past activities in the community of Sherman Oaks include working with the Office of Congressman Brad Sherman and my local real estate board in putting on and participating as a guest speaker at the Foreclosure Prevention Seminar held in Sherman Oaks at the Adult Center on Van Nuys Blvd.  The topic I presented was "Working with a REALTOR®.  We had a great turnout including several attendee's, lenders (Bank of America, JP Morgan Chase, and Wells Fargo), volunteer's, speaker/presenters like myself as well as Congressman Brad Sherman.
 
I am fortunate to have had great success in Sherman Oaks with several real estate sales (see below). Having grown up in and gone to high school in Sherman Oaks, I am very familiar with the neighborhood.  I also lived in nearby Lake Balboa for several years.

Sherman Oaks Communities and Parks

  • Chandler Estates is located on Chandler Blvd and starts at Van Nuys Blvd and goes east towards Valley Glen.  Chandler Blvd has breathtaking large old growth trees and very large one and two story homes on large lots.
  • Magnolia Woods is an area within Sherman Oaks known for its pride of ownership. Bounded by Magnolia, Burbank and Sepulveda boulevards and Kester Avenue, Magnolia Woods is a tract that was considered a part of Van Nuys until about 15 years ago. Sherman Oaks is an 8.1-square-mile district in the San Fernando Valley area of the city of Los Angeles, California. In contrast to much of the Valley, the area is relatively urbanized, with commercial skyscrapers along Ventura Boulevard as well as scattered throughout. The area is a local hub for regional transportation, business, and shopping.
  • Van Nuys Sherman Oaks Park is in Sherman Oaks. The park has an auditorium, two lighted baseball diamonds, six unlighted baseball diamonds, lighted indoor basketball courts, lighted outdoor basketball courts, a children's play area, a 60 person community room, a lighted American football field, an indoor gymnasium without weights, picnic tables, a lighted soccer (football) field, and lighted tennis courts. Located in the same place as the park, the Van Nuys Sherman Oaks Pool is a seasonal outdoor heated swimming pool. The Van Nuys Sherman Oaks Senior Citizen Center (a.k.a. Bernardi Center), also on the park grounds.

Sherman Oaks is has excellent high rise district with offices, restaurants and shopping at the Sherman Oaks Galleria (pictured top left) and Fashion Square.  I went to high school at Notre Dame Catholic High School on the corner of Riverside and Woodman.  Sherman Oaks is known for it's convenience to the Westside of Los Angeles, the beach, downtown LA and Hollywood.  Sherman Oaks also provides easy access to Studio City and Encino and is adjacent to Balboa Park.

  • Stone Canyon Av. in Sherman Oaks Sold for $507,500

  • Hartsook St. in Sherman Oaks Sold for $467,000

  • Burbank Blvd in Sherman Oaks Sold for $389,000