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Liberty Walk's Featured Home of The Week

April 25th, 2014


Lot 33 – Plan 2
•    Solar Power Included
•    1,908 Sq. Ft.
•    3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths plus Den
•    Laundry Room
•    Choose Your Own Flooring
•    Granite Kitchen Countertops
•    Rear Yard Landscaping with Patio Cover
•    2.5% Broker Co-op

Liberty Walk is just a mile from the fun and excitement of downtown Fullerton, this charming collection of new townhomes and single family homes in Orange County lets you kick back and relax. Make new friends without leaving your neighborhood, take the kids to the park without crossing the street and fill the weekends with all kinds of adventure. Don’t miss out on this featured home of the week! Stop by Liberty Walk today for more details. Sales office is open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Join Ivy Walk's VIP Priority List Today!

April 15th, 2014


Get pre-qualified today and join our VIP priority list. As an official VIP at Ivy Walk, you will be given exclusive access to private events and priority home selection. A private model showing and sales release will be held for the VIP Priority list. Our homes will offer up to 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths and up to approximately 1,770 square feet. Stop by today for more information.

Sales Office Grand Opening at Ivy Walk!

April 11th, 2014

The sales office at Ivy Walk is opening this Saturday, April 12th!

Come out and visit us this weekend and get a peek at what Ivy Walk is all about. The Sales office is open daily from 10 am to 6 pm. Stop by or call 562-370-9500 for details.

Ivy Walk Lifestyle

April 11th, 2014

Oakgrove Walk is Hosting The Grilled Cheese Truck

April 2nd, 2014


Stop by between 12:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m. Saturday April 5th to tour the models and enjoy games and lunch catered by The Grilled Cheese Truck. We’re excited to announce the release of the next phase of new homes at Oakgrove Walk in La Verne! These single-family detached residences boast up to 1,872 square feet of living space set in a charming neighborhood. These beautiful new homes are selling fast, don’t miss the opportunity to own one today. Community is already 50% sold out.


April 1st, 2014

Orange County Register Features Olson in Sunday’s Real Estate Column
Lansner: O.C.’s urban transit plans ‘just under radar’

Providing insights into the impact of urban transit on real estate properties in Orange County, The Olson Company was featured in the March 23 edition of the Orange County Register.  The real estate column, titled “Lansner: O.C.’s urban transit plans ‘just under radar,” explores if the urban living trend is gaining momentum and points to a recent survey by the American Public Transportation Association that found “more mass transit was used last year nationwide than any year since 1956.” Specifically, the article focuses on whether or not this trend translates into an uptick of selling homes in Southern California.

Scott Laurie, the CEO of The Olson Company, explains that the push for more urban living reflects broader changes in society, as well as the younger buyers’ desire to live somewhere and somewhat differently than places their parents sought out.  “Younger buyers aren’t that interested in big house, big lot,” he told the O.C. Register. “They want to be where the action is.”

The Olson Company sold 254 homes last year, up 9 percent from 2012. This year, sales to date have more than doubled – 45 homes sold year-to-date versus 18 a year ago. The more recent sales success has been primarily in the San Gabriel Valley and north Orange County.

Furthermore, Laurie explains that these young buyers want communities that offer nearby jobs, shopping and dining. Another major selling point is having easy access to public transit to utilize for work or other retail, restaurant and entertainment hubs.

When asked about the lack of mass transit in the car-centric O.C. County, Laurie confidently replies, “It’s just under the radar.”  This logic is supported by The Olson Company’s great success in selling a small project near the Orange train station and the possible future opportunity in the empty land near the Irvine transit.

The Olson Company has worked with over 90 cities and government agencies throughout California, creating innovative housing solutions to fulfill the lifestyle needs of those wanting to live in metropolitan areas.

About The Olson Company
Established in 1988, The Olson Company and the Olson Homes brand are nationally recognized for creating unique, affordable, In-Town, Transit communities throughout Southern California. Headquartered in Seal Beach, California, The Olson Company has successfully partnered with governmental agencies and private landowners to create innovative housing solutions designed to fulfill the lifestyle needs of today’s buyer. The company works diligently with community and neighborhood groups to build a high level of awareness and broad-range community consensus around its neighborhoods.  The Olson Company was awarded the prestigious “Builder of the Year” award by Professional Builder Magazine and the National Association of Home Builders.