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Tapestry Walk Community Spotlight

February 23rd, 2017

Tapestry Walk, one of the newest communities of homes in South Anaheim by The Olson Company, proudly offers three story townhomes near the heart of the best that Orange County has to offer. Disneyland, The Outlets at Orange, and many other nearby attractions are within minutes of this exciting new community. Here you can explore your surroundings and delight in the wonder of it all.

Founded in 1988, The Olson Company is a true success story that started with a mission to help cities to work toward a solution of filling the need for affordable and quality housing in the urban areas of California. Having been acknowledged as a pioneer in providing quality affordable housing in urban areas throughout the state of California, The Olson Company remains dedicated to developing excellent and long-term partnerships with all of the cities with which we have the privilege to work.

A blend of the modern lifestyle with traditional and contemporary architecture and luscious neighboring landscapes accentuates the townhomes at Tapestry Walk. A community pool is available for you to enjoy, and public transportation and freeways are at your fingertips.

Energy saving and eco-friendliness is always a high priority with any Olson Home. A variety of features are part of every home in Tapestry Walk. From motion sensors to tankless water heaters, programmable air conditioners to automated fire sprinklers, dual glazed windows to high efficient toilets, carbon monoxide detectors to water saving faucets, and from all-around insulation to energy efficient appliances, these all are part of our commitment to green building practices.

Kitchens are always the heart of every home. Features include black and white countertops made of granite, contemporary thermofoil cabinets with adjustable shelves, double compartment undermount sinks including waste disposal systems, chrome pull-out faucets, and so much more.

In the master suite, you will enjoy your spacious bedroom with a walk-in closet along and an in-suite bathroom that includes a cultured marble dual vanity station and a ceramic tile shower. The living area addresses the needs of today’s well connected and tech-oriented homeowner, as it is fully pre-wired for all the installations you desire. Personalized upgrade packages are available to help make your home at Tapestry Walk become the home of your dreams.

These homes will be available soon, and are likely to sell very quickly as all of our homes inevitably do. So don’t delay, call us today at (562) 370-9543 so that we can help answer any questions that you may have. Visit our website for more information and to join our interest list to stay up to date on all the latest news for Tapestry Walk:

Go Ducks!

February 21st, 2017

Get ready to cheer on the Anaheim Ducks at the Honda Center in Anaheim this week!

Established in 1993 by The Walt Disney Company as the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim following the hit 1992 movie The Mighty Ducks, the team is a staple of Anaheim pride. The Ducks are truly the pride and joy of Anaheim, and have grown since 1993 into a very successful and highly respected NHL hockey team.

The Mighty Ducks started strong, setting a record for most wins by an expansion team in 1993. Over the years the team has performed very well, including making the playoffs twelve times in their history. The Ducks have won five Pacific Division titles (2006–07, 2012–13, 2013–14, 2014–15, and 2015–16) and two Western Conference championships (2002–03 and 2006–07). The team officially changed its name to the Anaheim Ducks before the 2006-07 season, which is also the season when the Ducks won the Stanley Cup championship!

This Wednesday at 7:30 pm, The Ducks take on The Boston Bruins at home. Come on out to the Honda Center to cheer them on and celebrate the win with all of Anaheim!

Buy your tickets, check out the roster, and explore this season’s schedule at:

The city of Anaheim is a beautiful, tight-knit community that is emblematic of the best qualities of Orange County. With a welcoming community, endless shopping and dining opportunities, and close proximity to Los Angeles, it’s no wonder that so many people are flocking to Anaheim these days. The city really does have everything you could ask for, and makes a perfect home for the modern American.

Looking to move to Anaheim? At Olson Homes, we’re excited to share plans for Tapestry Walk, a modern community of townhomes in Anaheim that will give you access to all that the city has to offer and more. As we get closer to opening up the first Tapestry Walk homes, more and more people are expressing interest! Sign up for the interest list today and be the first to know when these beautiful modern townhomes become available at:

Olive Walk Community Spotlight

February 16th, 2017















The Olson Company has been developing unique and affordable modern homes in urban settings for many years. Olive Walk, coming soon this spring, is one of our newest communities located in La Mirada, California!

Olive Walk is your perfect place to call home, developed in a contemporary urban style to suit your family’s needs. It truly captures the beautiful and breathtaking features and history of La Mirada. Olive Walk gets its name from La Mirada’s rich olive oil history that is still honored today. This community is ideal for individuals, couples, and families looking to live in an urban environment without giving up hometown comfort.

Olive Walk offers 2-story Spanish architectural style paired and single homes that are very well integrated with what an ideal neighborhood should have. These homes have up to 2,200 square feet of living space and include up to four bedrooms and three baths. Personalized floor plans from which you can choose your dream home are available. You may select the latest home appliances, floor type from tiles to floors, lighting and light fixtures, among others.

Environmental responsibility is a hallmark of every Olson Home, and Olive Walk is no exception. Green building practices help us to reduce your environmental footprint, while creating substantial savings on energy costs for our homeowners. The townhomes of Olive Walk exceed California’s energy-saving Title 24 requirements by at least fifteen percent.

Families with school-age children will enjoy peace of mind when it comes to school and play areas for their children. Many excellent schools, parks, and recreational opportunites are close by to Olive Walks. On the other hand, the big city is not far away which means an easy commute for work and the many entertainment venues in LA and all of SoCal.

Do you think Olive Walk may be right for you? Checkout our newly launched website, offering interactive features such as floor plans and features that are available with each home. Be sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel and follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Google Plus and Twitter for the latest news!

Olive Oil, Your Heart and Valentine’s Day

February 14th, 2017

It’s that time of year again; last minute chocolates are flying off the shelves, roses are red, violets are blue, and love is in the air. Whether you are gearing up for a romantic night out or choosing to celebrate with friends instead, we at Olson Homes wish you a very happy Valentine’s Day!

Did you know that February is also National Heart Health Month, instituted over 50 years ago by President Lyndon B. Johnson to raise awareness for heart health? The fact that Valentine’s Day falls in National Heart Health Month is pure coincidence, but can you think of a better way to honor this holiday of love than by taking steps toward a healthier heart?

One of the best, most cost-effective, and all-natural ways to take care of your heart might be simpler than you thought. No tricks and hacks are needed here – just incorporate Olive Oil into your daily diet, and your heart will thank you. As Hippocrates, Father of Medicine, put it, when it comes to Olive Oil, the best advice is to, “Let food be thy medicine and let thy medicine be food.”

Hippocrates wasn’t the only ancient intellectual to be enamored with this liquid gold either. Other notable ancient olive oil enthusiasts include Democritus, who claimed it to be a cause of longevity, and Cleopatra, who used the oil’s aphrodisiac qualities to her full advantage. Modern science backs up these ancient intuitions, with olive oil being considered a “Super Food” for its restorative and preventative qualities.

Discover all of the possibilities in a single bottle of Olive Oil at:

In the 19th and 20th Centuries, La Mirada, California was known around the world as a major producer of high quality olives and olive oils. With groves that spanned miles, La Mirada grew olives of a quality only rivaled by the finest Mediterranean producers. Olive Walk, a community of spacious modern townhomes in the heart of La Mirada, was named in honor of the rich and bountiful origins of the city, and showcases the very best of all that the area has to offer. For more information on Olive Walk, visit us at:

Arroyo Walk Community Spotlight

February 9th, 2017


Olson Homes’ Arroyo Walk is a picturesque community with the ideal blend of scenic surroundings and modern living. Located in San Gabriel, this community is designed to bring families closer to nature without compromising the advantages that Southern California’s urban living can provide. In the characteristic approach of Olson Home developments, Arroyo Walk takes the Olson lifestyle one step further.

The city of San Gabriel and the San Gabriel Valley act as the perfect setting where history and nature’s hidden treasures meet. Conveniently located entertainment venues, such as the Westfield Santa Anita, Paseo Colorado, or the impressive AMC Times Square 14 cinema, are all within easy reach of Arroyo Walk.

Families and nature lovers alike will love the neighborhood parks and Descano Gardens. Experience the perfect combination of knowledge and discovery at the Huntington Library & Garden. A leisurely walk through the Los Angeles Arboretum will inspire family activities, and weekends can be spent relaxing under the oak trees, which tower in a most majestic way.

The resplendent San Gabriel Mountains which include the Bridge to Nowhere are the ideal outing choice for thrill-seekers and adventurers looking for an adrenaline raise. The awe-inspiring Santa Anita Canyon and Sturtevant Falls undoubtedly are the hikers’ trails of choice, and are among the most picturesque natural wonders in all of SoCal.

The welcoming city of San Gabriel has diversity embedded in its spirit. Unique spots like the San Gabriel Square, Mitsuwa Market or the Ranch99 Market transport the soul of international cultures and colorful culinary delights to the heart of the town. Residents of Arroyo Walk can get closer to exotic foods and drinks thanks to the nearby proximity of the Hawaii Super market and the Punjabi Indian Store.

Arroyo Walk features a collection of three story town homes, comprised of up to 4 bedrooms and baths. These townhomes are modeled with the individual needs of individuals, couples and families who seek the extensive benefits of contemporary urban living in mind.

The variety of features and interior elements to choose from are intended to create a sleek living space in an aesthetic that speaks to the owner and reflects their individual tastes. For The Olson Company, creating the ideal home is paramount to our mission to satisfy the needs of families, young professionals and young couples alike. Explore Arroyo Walk in an interactive way and join the interest list to be first to stay up to date with exclusive events and news about Arroyo Walk:

Romantic Valentine’s Day Dinner Cruise

February 7th, 2017

Looking to do something special this Valentine’s Day in Southern California? Treat your Valentine to a romantic day by booking a romantic Valentine’s Day dinner cruise! The Valentine’s Day dinner cruise boarding begins at 6:00 PM and the cruise departs at 7:00 PM. The cruise lasts three hours and ends at 10:00 PM, which is when you will disembark from the ship.

Hornblower cruises & events will transport you to from one of Southern California’s most beautiful harbors, Marina Del Ray, to a cruise where you can indulge in specially brewed wine while looking out at the serene blue ocean. Feel free to get in touch with them with your request and they will ensure all your needs are taken care of. Whether you wish to surprise your Valentine with a bouquet of red roses, or wish to propose to your date, we can make the necessary arrangements.

The 3 hour cruise includes a romantic candlelight dinner for two, and you may also book a table in one of the exclusive private lounges. When you board, you will be welcomed with an exquisite glass of champagne that you and your date can enjoy until the dinner is served. In addition to wining and dining, they also offer DJ entertainment to make your romantic Valentine’s Day dinner cruise even more memorable.

The cruise also offers a delicious and scrumptious five course meal that you and your Valentine will love to indulge in, including complimentary tea, coffee, soda and water, while you can purchase cocktails, wine and beer of your choice from the exclusive bar. Our Valentine’s Day menu includes a tray of small bites as the first course, a variety of salads to choose from for the second course, a tempting seafood dish for the third course, a meat dish of your choice for the fourth course and a decadent dessert for the fifth course.

If you’re in the Southern California area, you can take advantage of this romantic Valentine’s Day dinner cruise so that you don’t miss out on an incredible opportunity to connect with your valentine. More details about the cruise can be found on their website here:

Enjoy events like this cruise and the serenity and beauty of Southern California year-round when you own your own beautiful home at Arroyo Walk by Olson Homes!

Monarch Walk Community Spotlight

February 3rd, 2017

MonarchMonarch Walk is the newest seaside community in Huntington Beach from Olson Homes. There is a reason why Huntington Beach is known as Surf City; it is the quintessential coastal lifestyle for those who love the sea, sand, and surfing. Experience Southern California at its best. Monarch Walk gives you the opportunity to live in this iconic beach city and live the life you’ve always dreamed of.

Monarch Walk is not just for the surfers and thrill-seekers. These new townhomes are surrounded by serene amenities and a great selection of shops and restaurants. So, if you prefer a more quiet and relaxing lifestyle, everything you need is just a short walk away, and you can enjoy that sense of comfort that Monarch Walk brings.

With three different floorplans to choose from, you can truly customize your home in Monarch Walk. Pick your own flooring, appliances, lighting and many other features you wish to see in your dream home.

Monarch Walk offers two-story townhomes, with up to three bedrooms and three baths. This is perfect for those that hate waiting for their turn in the shower in the mornings! With up to 1,914 square feet of living space, you will be sure to find the space you need in Monarch Walk. All the homes are also extremely energy-efficient, meaning you are saving the environment and money at the same time! Monarch Walk’s homes actually exceed California’s Title 24 requirements by 15%.

Living in Monarch Walk means you are just minutes away from huge events like the US Open of Surfing, making it a dream for those with a passion for surfing. However, you will also have a huge choice of recreational activities to choose from, with Bella Terra nearby for shopping, dining and entertainment, plus Huntington Beach and Huntington State Beach, where you can enjoy a game of volleyball, or even just sunbathe!

Monarch Walk is sure to be a popular choice for those who enjoy the sun, sea, sand and serenity, as well as those who like to be near top restaurants and entertainment. With prices starting in the 600’s, your dream home in Huntington Beach just became a lot more attainable.

Want to see if Monarch Walk is right for you? Check out the floor plans and the features the new townhomes have to offer and get in touch with us if you have any questions.

The 2017 Surf City Marathon and Half-Marathon Event

February 2nd, 2017

SurfCityLogoResidents and visitors of Huntington Beach have a chance to join thousands of other runners this Sunday at the annual Surf City Marathon. The oceanfront course will take you along the beaches of Southern California’s Pacific Coast Highway heading north, then it weaves its way through the town of Huntington Beach and through Huntington Central Park. After coming back to the Pacific Coast Highway, runners can observe all the surfers along the Bolsa Chica State Beach. This is a long stretch of uninterrupted beachfront, an ideal home for a winter marathon.

The Surf City Marathon is considered to be one of the best race events in the country, and thousands of families come to enjoy this incredible and rewarding annual tradition. This race is well known for being scenic and flat, as runners come from all around to experience this exciting run. This year marks the 21st anniversary and welcomes runners from many different locales. Last year, this certified event saw more than 18,000 runners, as well as many wheelchair competitors, pass through the finish line.

In addition to the full marathon, the event also includes half marathon as well as a health and safety expo at the beach. Due to the size of the fields the race often attracts, organizers uses a wave start to start the runners off, where waves leave the starting line every three minutes. This year, the first wave will start at 7:45 AM, and it will take more than a half hour to send off all the waves of the runners.

For more information about the 2017 Surf City Marathon, visit the official website for the event here:

The weather in Huntington Beach is incredible, much the same as the rest of Southern California. Throughout the year, the weather is mild or moderately warm with lots of sunshine and minimal variation in temperature. But, the beauty of Huntington Beach goes way beyond the marathon and just its beaches. The quality living Surf City offers has made it a much favored location for new residents.

The Olson Company is ready to assist you in your search for a new home in Huntington Beach. Monarch Walk is Olson Homes’ newest seaside community in Surf City. Visit our website today: