Rolling Hills Estates, California
Rolling Hills Estates, CA Real Estate, Rolling Hills Estates Area and Community Information
Rolling Hills Estates, California, is an affluent residential community with about 8,000 residents on the northern Palos Verdes Peninsula. The community features 30 different neighborhoods, open space and equestrian trails. This affluent Los Angeles County community is known for its bucolic setting and tranquil lifestyle.
The 16,000-acre Bixby Ranch was purchased by developers in the early part of the 20th century. After 3,000 acres was sold off to become Palos Verdes Estates, the remaining 13,000 acres eventually became Rolling Hills and Rolling Hills Estates. The first commercial building in Rolling Hills Estates was a general store that opened for business in 1937. The store would go on to remain an integral part of the equestrian community.
Parks and Recreation
The city of Rolling Hills Estates maintains six parks, 10 miles of biking trails and 25 miles of equestrian trails. The city also maintains its own horse stables and its own tennis club.
Attractions and Activities
The Farmers Market in Rolling Hills Estates is held year-round at the Peninsula Center. Get fresh produce and other locally produced goods from 9am to 1pm on Sundays.
The Palos Verdes Peninsula Parade of Lights is hosted in early December each year by the city. The parade route meanders through the community with floats, equestrian units and marching bands generating a festive feeling. An awards ceremony follows the parade at The Promenade on the Peninsula.
Rolling Hills Estates is the home of the Norris Center for the Performing Arts, also known as the Palos Verdes Performing Arts Center, began with the formation of a non-profit theatrical organization in 1977. The 450-seat theatre subsequently opened in 1983. A new 14,000 sq-ft pavilion was built in 1999. Today, the facility hosts Broadway plays and other theatrical performances in a setting known for its excellent acoustics.
The discriminating Rolling Hills Estates home buyer find a variety of multi-million dollar estates from which to choose. Some Rolling Hills Estates CA homes will run well into the eight-figure range. Some of the more prestigious Rolling Hills Estates homes will feature more than 5,000 sq-ft of living space, in-ground pools and the latest energy-saving systems. Other Rolling Hills Estates homes for sale with about 2,000 sq-ft of living space will be often priced in the half-million dollar range.
Enlist the services of Pamela Lieb, a Rolling Hills Estates realtor with good local knowledge, to help you sort through the dozens of homes for sale in Rolling Hills Estates. Pamela Lieb can also help you to identify the Rolling Hills Estates real estate that offers the best value. You'll find real estate in Rolling Hills Estates that features amenities like custom landscaping, multi-car garages, gourmet kitchens, and home theaters. Many Rolling Hills Estates properties offer panoramic views of the surrounding countryside and the Pacific Ocean. Finally, horse lovers will find that some Rolling Hills Estates CA real estate is perfect for equestrian use.