Communities

Community Information

Whether you’re buying a home, selling your home or relocating to Los Angeles, the following information, resources and tools will help to guide your decision.

Community Reports A quick and easy way to find useful information about your community, nearby schools and local businesses.
MAPPING Maps.Live.com Maps, Ariel and Birdseye views of neighborhoods across the country. Walkscore.com Shows in one screen all amenities – such as coffee shops, drugstores and schools – within walking distance of an address, and scores the neighborhood for “walkability”.SCHOOLS Standard & Poor’s has all the basic data on public schools – test scores, school and district demographics – in a clean, easy-to-use interface. Includes parent reviews. For more information go to the not-for-profit Greatschools.org. It has info on both public and private schools, its own school-rating system and its own writers. Includes parents’ reviews.

MISC

Los Angeles Department of Housing http://lahd.lacity.org