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Ventana Walk Grand Opening Celebration This Saturday!

July 28th, 2017

The Ventana Walk’s Model Grand Opening is happening this Saturday, July 29th! Come out to tour the beautiful new model home and learn all about this exceptional new community in Santa Ana!

Stop by between 11:00 am & 2:00 pm to enjoy lunch from Dos Chinos, ice cream from Front Porch Pops and music.

Ventana Walk will offer up to 4 bedrooms, 4 baths and up to approximately 2,132 square feet.

For more information on Ventana Walk please call 562-370-9545 or visit the Welcome Center.

Old Pasadena Summer Cinema

July 20th, 2017

Have you had a chance to check out the Old Pasadena Summer Cinema yet? The largest free open air film festival in all of California, the Old Pasadena Summer Cinema offers screenings of high quality, much loved films all free and open to the public. With a variety of films to choose from, it’s the perfect option for a free date night, family night, or friends’ night out!

Screenings for Old Pasadena Summer Cinema are held in both open-air and indoor environments. Central Park and One Colorado offer spacious, outdoor venues, while the Distant Lands Travel Bookstore and Flower Pepper Gallery on Union Street offer indoor screenings.
In need of last-minute plans for tonight? Come on down to the Flower Pepper Gallery and catch Kubo and the Two Strings, a meticulously animated 2016 film from LAIKA Animation, the studio behind hits such as Coraline and The Boxtrolls. This creative piece follows the coming-of-age story of Kubo, a young boy who must follow in the footsteps of his late father, a legendary samurai, in order to fend off vengeful spirits and save his village.

If you can’t make it out tonight, don’t worry! There are seven more screenings before the festival comes to a close, including classics such as Mamma Mia! and Doctor Strange, as well as modern hits like Inside Out.

Check out the screening schedule, read more about the history of the Old Pasadena Summer Cinema, and plan your free movie night at:

Pasadena, a community-first city, is located in the beautiful and lively San Gabriel Valley, one of Southern California’s finest treasures. This valley, known for the iconic cities of Pasadena and Pomona, has so much more to offer than just these famous urban centers. Living in the San Gabriel Valley is daily exposure to unparalleled natural beauty and rich cultural heritage.

If you’re looking to move to the San Gabriel Valley, take a look at Blossom Walk in Temple City. Blossom Walk is a flourishing community of newly built townhomes, located just south of Pasadena; close enough for easy access to all that the city has to offer, with just enough distance to give you peace of mind and create a serene, quiet atmosphere. Explore Blossom Walk today at:

Tapestry Walk Community Spotlight

July 20th, 2017

Located in the heart of picturesque South Anaheim is Tapestry Walk, a welcoming community of three-story townhomes just waiting for you to move in and begin your new life. A serene community juxtaposed perfectly with the bustling urbanity of Orange County, Tapestry Walk is the place to be for anyone looking for a slice of home in the midst of the big city.

Tapestry Walk brings together the best aspects of Orange County: beautiful, cultivated landscape perfected with architecture that blends the modern and the traditional and easy access to all of the exciting opportunities of South Anaheim. In Tapestry Walk, you have the peace-of-mind that a gated, close-knit community offers you while never having to give up the comforts and opportunities of living in the heart of the city.

Living in Tapestry Walk, you can spend your free-time exploring locally owned restaurants or strolling along the ever-popular Outlets at Orange, or head down to Disneyland! If you’re feeling particularly adventurous or just have to satisfy that itch for the great outdoors, the San Gabriel Mountains to the North and the Pacific Coastline to the West are both an easy day trip to make. There’s never a dull day to be had in Anaheim.

After a full day of hiking, shopping, or exploring “The Happiest Place on Earth,” rest assured that you can always find comfort and relaxation in your beautiful Tapestry Walk home. Enter through the sturdy gates, pass neighbors chatting across decks or lounging together by the community pool, and enter into your tastefully designed, three-story townhome. From the first day of moving in, the warm, welcoming environment of Tapestry Walk will truly feel like home.

In addition to all of this, a Tapestry Walk home offers you state-of-the-art modern structural components which will put your mind at ease and keep your wallet happy, as well as your environmental footprint minimal. With energy and water efficient appliances and plumbing, along with health and safety features such as carbon monoxide detectors and low voc paint, living in Tapestry Walk makes healthy, happy living easy.

For more information on Tapestry Walk, to explore the different floorplans and check availability, visit us today and let us know you’re interested in taking part in this beautiful and serene South Anaheim community:

Fig & Fifty Walk Community Spotlight

July 13th, 2017

Located in Highland Park’s distinctive Figueroa Corridor, Fig & Fifty Walk is a community like no other. A young community nestled into a historic, cultured part of town, Fig & Fifty Walk offers the best in modern construction while putting you in the heart of a unique and established neighborhood.

Fig & Fifty Walk is a unique community built with modern, urban living in mind. With auto shut-off motion sensors, energy star appliances, and low voc paint, each home is built to be both environmentally and economically sustainable, as well as to provide you with a healthy home atmosphere.

Aesthetic and comfort were also primary considerations in the building of Fig & Fifty Walk. Each three-story home in Fig & Fifty Walk offers an open floor plan with customizable features to suit your lifestyle and tastes. With a spacious master suite and walk-in closet, three bedrooms and a robust, heart of the home kitchen complete with stylish quartz countertops and a stainless steel 30” gas range, each Fig & Fifty Walk home is a dream just waiting to be yours.

Along with a short commute to Pasadena and an even shorter, 8-minute drive to downtown LA, Fig & Fifty Walk’s ideal location puts you just steps from Highland Park’s York Boulevard, a unique street of eclectic boutiques, coffee shops, and restaurants just waiting to be explored. Shopping local in Highland Park isn’t just easy, it’s fun and rewarding, with so many unique corners of the neighborhood to eat, relax, and meet with friends! Fig & Fifty Walk is a perfect home for anyone looking to embrace all that urban Southern California living has to offer.

Owning a new home in one of LA’s most treasured neighborhoods doesn’t have to be a dream, you can make it a reality. With prices starting in the upper $500’s, a home in Fig & Fifty Walk is an opportunity like no other. Explore floor plans, home details, and availability today, or reach out to let us help you find your dream home at:

Eat at Fig

July 11th, 2017

Looking for last-minute dinner plans that the whole family can enjoy? Come on out to Highland Park tonight for the weekly EAT at Fig, a food truck extravaganza you don’t want to miss. With a wide variety of styles huddled together in one venue, there’s something for everyone at EAT at Fig!
EAT at Fig is a free community event that began in 2011 as a way to bring together the citizens of Highland Park. Held at Good Shepherd School every Tuesday evening from 5pm to 8:30, the event highlights not only the area’s best food truck cuisine, but also the bustling but tight-knit community of Highland Park.

Over the last six years, EAT at Fig has featured cuisines ranging from Korean Fusion to Southern Comfort Food, Indian Street Fare to fresh lobster, and included every type of taco you can imagine. Whether you’re yearning for an old favorite or looking to expand your culinary horizons, EAT at Fig and you won’t be disappointed.

If you’re looking to explore the iconic and diverse culture of Highland Park, EAT at Fig is a great introduction to the welcoming atmosphere that permeates the neighborhood. In many ways, Highland Park is like a small-town within the Los Angeles area, allowing residents the unique opportunity of living in the midst of urbanity while retaining the comforts and security of a small town.

Meet the community of Highland Park tonight at EAT at Fig! More information on this fun event available at:

Once you set foot in Highland Park, you’ll understand why so many people have decided to call this neighborhood home. If you’re looking to move to Highland Park, Fig & Fifty Walk may be the right community for you. With contemporary designs based on classic style, proximity to the best shopping and dining that Highland Park has to offer, and modern builds that offer the best in energy-efficiency and structural integrity, the newly built townhomes at Fig & Fifty are perfect for anyone looking to live a modern, urban life without sacrificing security or comfort. Read more about Fig & Fifty Walk, explore availability, and get in contact with us today to find your next dream home:

Monarch Walk Community Spotlight

July 6th, 2017

Considering a move to the dynamic city of Huntington Beach? At Olson Homes, we’re proud to offer you our final home in a collection of elegant townhomes, perfect for a young family looking to move into a new home that combines all of the benefits of modern construction with the stability and security of an established, thriving community.

This home, the only one remaining in this community, is a two-story, three-bedroom and three-bathroom model, with approximately 1,847 square feet of space and complete with a versatile loft perfect for a family room, game room, or home office. The ground floor is the perfect spot for entertaining, with a spacious, open floor plan allowing you to make the most out of your living space.
Homes in Monarch Walk have been designed to create a safe environment for families, with low voc interior paints, automatic fire sprinklers, and state-of-the-art security systems. Energy efficiency is also a priority in Monarch Walk, saving you money and reducing your environmental footprint with features which meet and exceed California’s strict Title 24 energy-saving requirements.
In addition to owning a home that you know is safe, secure, and aesthetically beautiful, by moving into Monarch Walk you have the rare opportunity to obtain all of the benefits of a newly constructed community that has already established a full and thriving community, with neighbors all around and no empty homes waiting to be filled.

The tight-knit, small town feel of the Monarch Walk community is complemented wonderfully by the busy but welcoming city of Huntington Beach, providing residents with the perfect blend of hometown comforts and urban conveniences. Monarch Walk is also protected from the natural isolation that cities often entail by the robust Huntington Central Park as well as access to miles and miles of coastline, offering a variety of beaches to choose from.

With only one home left in Monarch Walk, now is your last chance to take part in this beautiful, thriving community. Take a closer look at the floorplan and explore all of the amenities offered today, before this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity is gone: