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Ventana Walk Community Spotlight

September 14th, 2017

Ventana Walk, one of the newest offerings of modern upscale townhomes by the Olson Company, is rapidly becoming well-known among Santa Ana home buyers. A contemporary community of environmentally friendly townhomes which are close to all of the best that Santa Ana and the surrounding area has to offer, Ventana Walk is the community of choice for anyone seeking all of the amenities and conveniences of a modern lifestyle without sacrificing any of the traditional comforts of home within a close-knit and serene neighborhood.

Santa Ana is one of the most historically rich and culturally diverse cities in all of Southern California. Incorporated as a city in 1886 with a history that traces back to the mid-eighteenth century, Santa Ana maintains a deep connection to its historical roots while growing and developing into a modern city with endless opportunities. Featuring a wide range of employment opportunities as well as entertainment, shopping, and dining choices, Santa Ana is among Orange County’s finest cities, and as the county seat it is the center of administrative activity.

Beautiful traditional Spanish architecture is blended with contemporary design elements at Ventana Walk, which allows for the homeowner to enjoy the best of modern amenities while maintaining a strong tie to the history of Santa Ana. The townhomes at Ventana Walk are more than just aesthetically pleasing; with energy savings that meet and exceed the requirements of California’s Title 24 legislation, these are healthy and eco-friendly homes which will help to reduce your environmental footprint. The interior paints at Ventana Walk are low voc, air-conditioning is easily programmable to save on energy costs, and recessed compact fluorescent flush lights are used to limit excessive energy use while still providing excellent lighting.

A new townhome at Ventana Walk allows access to all of the many advantages of living in Santa Ana while maintaining affordability and a sense of community that we at The Olson Company have made it to be our mission to bring to many urban areas in Southern California. Following the recent Grand Opening of Ventana Walk, homes are now available to meet a wide range of personal lifestyles. If you are considering relocating to Santa Ana, you may find that a new townhome at Ventana Walk will become your own personal dream home. To read more about Ventana Walk, check out our site today for more details about available floorplans, nearby attractions, or to schedule a tour of our model home:

Orange County Sales & Professional Career Fair & Job Fair

September 11th, 2017

Looking to take your career to the next level? Whether you’re actively looking for a new Orange County Job or simply wanting to keep up-to-date on what the job market looks like, the Orange County Sales & Professional Career Fair & Job Fair, coming to Santa Ana tomorrow, September 12, is the event for you.

Free to all candidates, the Orange County Sales & Professional Career Fair & Job Fair is the place to network with potential employers in the Orange County area, including Fortune 500 companies. Dress professionally and be sure to have plenty of resumes on hand: with the number of great opportunities available at this career fair, you’ll be surprised at how quickly they fly out of your hands.

Industries represented at the Orange County Sales & Professional Career Fair & Job Fair include Sales (Inside, Outside, B2B and Security Sales), Telecommunications, Management and Logistics, as well as Customer Service, Healthcare and more! Packages offered by the employers you will meet on Saturday include benefits such as complete corporate training and college tuition reimbursement for those just breaking into the industry, as well as benefits anyone can take advantage of such as full medical, dental, and vision coverage, as well as a company car or car allowance and paid holidays. Whether you’re looking for your first salaried position or looking for the opportunity to advance your current career, this is the fair for you.

Read more about the Orange County Sales & Professional Career Fair & Job Fair and take the plunge today into establishing your career with an established Orange County based business today. Reserve your spot for free at:

Santa Ana is the perfect location for anyone looking to focus on establishing and advancing a career in business. With endless opportunities at robust Fortune 500 businesses, as well as a healthy economy for smaller businesses to flourish in, it’s no wonder homes in Santa Ana are sought after so highly. If you’re looking for a home in Santa Ana built to modern standards, Ventana Walk just might be your dream come true. With a variety of versatile, spacious townhomes to choose from, Ventana Walk allows you to experience all of the opportunities Santa Ana offers while enjoying the benefits of living in a tight-knit neighborhood that truly feels like home. Read more about Ventana Walk today at:

Grand Opening Celebration This Saturday at Union Walk in El Monte!

September 10th, 2017

The Union Walk’s Model Grand Opening is happening this Saturday, September 16th! Come out to tour the beautiful new model homes and learn all about this exceptional new community in El Monte!

Stop by between 11:00 am & 2:00 pm to enjoy food from Los Lobos Truck, ice cream from Front Porch Pops and music.

Union Walk will offer up to 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths and up to approximately 2,291 square feet.

For more information on Union Walk please call 562-370-9515.

ASBO Family Miniature Golf Challenge

September 7th, 2017

Are you looking for a way to get the family together this weekend at a fun community event? Look no further than the ASBO Family Miniature Golf Challenge, a family friendly half-day spent at Camelot Golfland in Anaheim, hosted by the Anaheim Small Business Organization and the Anaheim Lions Club, followed by a luncheon, silent auction, and golfer awards!

Tickets are $50 per person, or $180 for a group of four. The event is open to all, and you’re encouraged to bring family, friends, or business colleagues. Be out by 9:30am for the Shotgun Start, and plan to stay for the included sit-down lunch, awards, and silent auction at the Embassy Suites on Frontera Street.

Though Anaheim is a sprawling urban area, at its heart are small, tight-knit communities fostered by neighborhoods and organizations such as these. In particular, as you will see at the ASBO Miniature Golf Challenge, Anaheim has a robust small business culture, making it not only a wonderful place for small business owners to set up shop, but also a great place for a small business owner to live, with organizations such as ASBO making connecting to other small business owners easy and fun.

For more information on this Saturday’s ASBO Miniature Golf Challenge, check out the event’s listing and get your tickets today at:

Whether you’re an entrepreneur in the making, a professional looking for a network of businesses and employment opportunities, or a young family wanting a comfortable home with the right mix of urban amenities and a comfortable community atmosphere, Anaheim just might be the city for you. With endless entertainment opportunities including Disneyland and the Anaheim Convention Center, gourmet dining experiences you won’t find elsewhere, and plentiful employment opportunities, Anaheim has everything you could need to live, work, and play in.

If you’re looking to make the move to Anaheim, check out Tapestry Walk, a welcoming community of modern townhomes waiting for you in the heart of South Anaheim. Make Tapestry Walk your home and you’ll have access to everything that Anaheim has to offer, all while living in a comfortable, neighborhood setting:

Tapestry Walk Community Spotlight

September 7th, 2017

Tapestry Walk, a new gated community of urban upscale townhomes located in South Anaheim, is proudly offered by The Olson Company. Nestled in a growing urban metroplex, Tapestry Walk is perfect for both career oriented professionals as well as young families who are looking for comfort along with easy access to numerous exciting activities and employment opportunities which are nearby. The Outlets at Orange and Disneyland are just a small sample of the many attractions within just minutes from your doorstep, as you will find yourself exploring the absolute best that Orange County and the surrounding area can offer.

This exquisite community of three story homes is designed with the best combination of contemporary and traditional stylings which include sleek silhouettes that have tiled roofs along with classic doorways. Homeowners of Tapestry Walk can also appreciate access to the community pool as well as the tranquility of neighborhood streets that are beautifully landscaped. Tapestry Walk is within a half mile of an entrance ramp to I-5, the Santa Ana Freeway, and also is near several options for public transportation.

Every townhome at Tapestry Walk is thoughtfully built with both security and serenity in mind. Our townhomes are constructed to meet and exceed the very highest standards of efficient energy usage, which benefits both the environment and your wallet with substantial cost savings. Low voc paints are used in each home at Tapestry Walk to help reduce the potential for harmful fumes, and sensors are installed in all of the bathrooms to regulate water flow. Automatic fire sprinklers and carbon monoxide detectors are pre-installed in all of these townhomes for assurance and safety in the event of an emergency.

When you make your home at Tapestry Walk, you can enjoy exploring the many wonderful local restaurants or shopping at the prime destination Outlets at Orange. Of course Disneyland is an all-time favorite and is just minutes from your door! But there are so many other exciting things to do in Anaheim! Other affordable family friendly attractions include the Flightdeck Flight Simulation Center, Rock City Climbing Center, K1 Speed Go-Kart track, Angels MLB baseball and Ducks NHL Hockey, and Adventure City, just to name a few. Free attractions in Anaheim include  Oak Canyon Nature Center, Yorba Regional Park, and Pearson Park with the Pearson Park Amphitheatre.

If you are currently in the market for a new home, and would love to enjoy all the benefits of living in Anaheim, Tapestry Walk may be the perfect place for you and your family to call home. For more information about Tapestry Walk, including the many diverse floorplans which are available, please visit our website today at:

Anaheim Home & Garden Show

August 24th, 2017

If you are dreaming of a new home, the Anaheim Home & Garden Show is sure to fill you with inspiration and bring out your inner designer. With gorgeous displays for both interior and exterior design, the Anaheim Home & Garden Show is one fun event you don’t want to miss.

The Anaheim Home & Garden Show opens its doors tomorrow, August 25th, at the Anaheim Convention Center, and lasts all weekend. Adult admission is only $8, $6 for seniors over the age 60. Admission for children under the age of 18 is free, as it is for anyone with a Military ID. On Saturday and Sunday, the show will open as early as 10am.

In addition to the lively, modern decor on display, at the Anaheim Home & Garden Show you’ll find informative seminars, demonstrations, and workshops, covering topics ranging from green construction to cooking to DIY projects you’ll be dying to try out. Find services and products that will save you time and money, stay on top of the latest decor trends, and get endless ideas for decorating, remodeling, or just adding a touch of personalization to your home.

Looking to add something special to your outdoor space? The Anaheim Home & Garden Show has you covered. Take a walk through one of the carefully cultivated showcase gardens for inspiration and pick up something to take home from the flower and plant sale. Interior design is well-covered too, with a convenient marketplace and gift pavilion to pick up the pieces you need to put the ideas you’ll pick up from the designer room displays in motion.

Explore the Anaheim Home & Garden Show and pick up a coupon for discounted admission at:

Searching for a new home with modern construction and stylings to call your own? Tapestry Walk in South Anaheim is a welcoming townhome community in South Anaheim, the ideal location for anyone looking to take advantage of all that Orange County living has to offer. Homes in Tapestry Walk are spacious, with versatile floorplans that give you the freedom to arrange your home the way you see fit. Discover Tapestry Walk today:

Tapestry Walk Community Spotlight

August 22nd, 2017

Tapestry Walk, located in South Anaheim, is a modern townhome community like no other. With spacious homes, beautifully landscaped community spaces, and easy access to all that Anaheim and Orange County have to offer, Tapestry Walk is right at the heart of where everything you love lives.

Security, comfort, and convenience meet up in Tapestry Walk in a way that gives you everything you could ask for in a neighborhood. With quick and easy access to freeways and to public transport, whether you drive or ride to work, living in Tapestry Walk makes for a quick and easy commute. Shopping, dining, and entertainment venues the whole family can enjoy are also at your fingertips at Tapestry Walk, meaning that there’s never a dull day to be had!

Tapestry Walk offers you a chance to experience all of the comforts of urban life while having the luxury of living in a neighborhood setting. Pass through the Tapestry Walk gates and you’ll instantly feel the calming, welcoming sense of being at home. Get to know your neighbors over a swim at the community pool or while strolling through the expertly landscaped community gathering places. Urban life doesn’t have to be isolating: Tapestry Walk is a welcoming community that makes meeting neighbors fun and easy.

In addition to the convenience of the South Anaheim location and the strong community that Tapestry Walk provides, living in a three-story Tapestry Walk home gives you freedom and flexibility in everyday life. The variety of spacious floorplans are designed to suit your modern, active lifestyle, with enough flexibility to change as needed. A Tapestry Walk home also provides you with an efficiency that only modern construction can offer you, outfitted with Energy Star appliances and space-saving tankless water heaters, as well as low voc paints, creating a healthy and sustainable home atmosphere.

Looking to learn more about Tapestry Walk? Explore floor plans, availability, and amenities on our community website, or reach out to Olson Homes representatives today to schedule a tour, get more details, and let us know you’re interested today:

Blossom Walk Community Spotlight

August 15th, 2017

If you’re looking for a serene and secure neighborhood in the heart of the San Gabriel Valley that gives you access to all the benefits of living in an urban area while retaining all of the comforts of a small town, Blossom Walk in Temple City may be the community for you. A modern community of both townhomes and detached, single family units, Blossom Walk offers versatile living spaces built to fit to your family’s needs.

Living in Blossom Walk gives you the opportunity to live an active urban lifestyle while having the comfort of knowing your neighbors. Easy access to freeways 10, 605, and 210 means that bustling urban centers such as Pasadena and Santa Anita are just a short drive away, making for a quick commute and endless opportunities for family-fun days. Don’t feel like going out? Sit out on your front patio or gather with neighbors under the shade of the olive trees in the front courtyard. Whether you’re looking for adventure or relaxation, Blossom Walk gives you access to it all.

This bridge between the oasis of home and the excitement of the city makes Blossom Walk the perfect home for young families, looking for the employment and entertainment opportunities that the San Gabriel Valley offers while allowing just enough separation from urbanity to create a serene and secure place for kids to grow up. Blossom Walk was built with families in mind, providing versatile, open floor plans of up to 1,644 sq ft, with a variety of options to choose from. In addition to a space that you can feel comfortable in, Blossom Walk is designed with features such as low VOC interior paint, carbon monoxide detectors, and automatic fire sprinklers to provide a safe and healthy environment for your family.

Whether you choose a traditional townhome, a carriage unit, or a stand-alone single-family home, you are bound to fall in love with your Blossom Walk home. If you’re considering a move to Temple City’s Blossom Walk, reach out today and let us know. Explore Blossom Walk for yourself at:

Rose Bowl Flea Market

August 11th, 2017

Tomorrow, Saturday, August 12, is the monthly Rose Bowl Flea Market in Pasadena! With over 2,500 vendors selling everything you could imagine, the Rose Bowl Flea Market is the perfect outing for bargain hunters and anyone looking for something unique, be it vintage or handmade.

If you’re in the market for a serious deal, you’ll want to get to the Rose Bowl as early as you can. Though general admission starts at 9am, and not all vendors will have their booths set up before this, for $20 you can arrive as early as 5am, giving you first access to the best deals and most prized vintage treasures. At 7am, the cost drops to $15, and $12 at 8am. General admission, from 9am-3pm, is only $9, a great deal for a casual Flea Market experience!

Whether you’re looking for that one piece to complete your vintage-inspired decor, decorating a large area on a budget, or just looking for some inspiration, the Rose Bowl Flea Market is a great place to let your inner interior designer loose! A favorite of celebrities and professional interior designers alike, the Rose Bowl Flea Market is a playground of aesthetic, offering everything from stately vintage furniture to unique local art pieces.

Not a designer? No problem! The Rose Bowl Flea Market has much more to offer than decor. Pick up a gorgeous piece of vintage clothing, check out specialty health and beauty products, and so much more. With free admission for children under 12, food and drink booths scattered throughout the stadium, and a wide array of vendors, there’s something for the whole family.

Grab your walking shoes, pack the sunscreen, and get ready to explore Pasadena’s hidden treasures at the Rose Bowl Flea Market tomorrow! Check out this fun bargain and vintage extravaganza at:

A monthly event, the Rose Bowl Flea Market is just one example of the many opportunities that living near Pasadena presents. The whole San Gabriel Valley is such a lively place, with events like this happening every day and opportunities available that you won’t find anywhere else. If you’re looking to take advantage of everything the San Gabriel Valley has to offer, Blossom Walk in Temple City could be the community for you. Explore Blossom Walk today and discover your next dream home:

NELAart Second Saturday Gallery Night

August 10th, 2017

If you’re considering a move to Northeast Los Angeles, now is a great time to explore the unique cultural landscape that it boasts for yourself. The NELAart Second Saturday Gallery Night is a free event that introduces you to the Northeast LA community in all of its beauty.

Northeast Los Angeles is known for its eclectic and diverse cultural landscape, bringing together a variety of cultural experiences into one unique blend. The art scene in particular is a thriving piece of Northeast LA culture, with local talent adding strokes of beauty to daily life in the community.

The NELAart Gallery Night is a monthly event held from 7-10pm every second Saturday. With the participation of over 40 galleries and studios, the free event is the perfect introduction to Northeast LA’s art scene! If you’re looking for weekend plans, this is the perfect way to spend a fun, relaxed Saturday night at no cost to you.

The art scene is just one of the many aspects of the rich, diverse cultural landscape of Northeast LA. Dotted with iconic neighborhoods such as Mount Washington and Highland Park, Northeast LA brings together a rich historical tradition that dates back to the Spanish Colonial era with a very modern urban experience, making it a rewarding and eclectic place to live. With such a unique blend of cultural experiences, it’s no wonder that people are flocking to neighborhoods in Northeast LA.

Make your plans today to come to the NELAart Gallery Night this weekend and come face to face with the best and brightest artistic talent in Northeast Los Angeles:

While you’re in the area for the NELAart Gallery Night, turn down Figueroa Street, a busy hub of eclectic dining, shopping, and café options, and you’ll find the lifeblood of Northeast LA. Just off of Figueroa Street in the heart of the Figueroa Corridor of Highland Park is The Olson Homes’ community Fig & Fifty Walk, a modern community infused with the classical elements of the Figueroa Corridor but with enough unique personality to set it apart as a distinct and welcoming community. If you’re looking to move to Northeast Los Angeles, Fig & Fifty Walk may very well be the perfect community for you. Explore Fig & Fifty Walk today at: