About Simi Valley
The City of Simi Valley is located in the Southeast corner of Ventura County in Southern California with approximately 127,000 residents and a variety of businesses, restaurants, shopping centers, schools and recreation facilities. Simi Valley is also well-known for being the home of the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library. According to crime statistics by the FBI in 2013, Simi Valley is the seventh-safest city in the U.S. with a population of 100,000 or more.
There are a host of great schools in Simi Valley including public schools, private schools and magnet schools. The Simi Valley Chamber of Commerce offers a wealth of information about Simi Valley and local businesses. The Simi Valley YMCA is centrally located as well as the Simi Valley Boys and Girls Club. You can find beautiful parks and many hiking and biking trails in Simi Valley and there are also activities at the Simi Valley Parks and Recreation. Simi Valley Hospital is centrally located and offers a wide array of patient care services. The Simi Town Center is an open concept mall and a popular destination for shopping and dining. The Simi Town Center hosts large department stores such as Macy’s and many smaller boutique stores as well. The Studio Movie Grill is a popular movie and dining experience.
The Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center offers entertainment as well as community involvement opportunities. The Simi Valley Senior Center offers a wide variety of activities, exercise classes, excursions and more! There is a wonderful located near Lemon Park where you will find barbecues, softball diamond, tennis courts, pickle ball courts, basketball courts, a tot lot, bocce ball courts, fitness equipment area, covered and uncovered picnic tables, a pre-teen play area, and a water fun.
Some landmarks in Simi Valley include the former Corriganville Movie Ranch and its Fort Apache film set, now Corriganville Regional Park, in the Santa Susana Knolls. Many television series were filmed there during the 1950s, such as Richard Carlson's Mackenzie's Raiders. Other areas of filming includes Big Sky Ranch, where the Little House on the Prairie was filmed, Poltergeist was filmed on Roxbury Street, and Welcome Danger (1929) and numerous others in Santa Susana.
Some Popular Neighborhoods in Simi Valley include:
Indian Hills Ranch, Indian Hills Vista, Indian Hills Meadows, Indian Hills Ridge, Montaire, White Cloud Estates, White Oak Creek, Encantada, The Crest@Whildhorse Cyn., Big Sky, Silverthorne, Shadowhawk, Wood Ranch, Sinaloa Highlands, Brentwood, Auburn Lane, Texas Tract, Hopetown, The Fairways and many more. The 118 fwy. runs through the City of Simi Valley and connects to the 23 fwy. and the 101 fwy. to the west, and the 405 fwy. and the 5 fwy. to the east.
Golf courses in Simi Valley include Wood Ranch Golf Club, Simi Hills Golf Course, Sinaloa Golf Course, Tierra Rejada Golf Club, and Rustic Canyons Golf Course in the nearby city of Moorpark. Just 23 miles to Malibu and 53 miles to Santa Barbara, 54 miles to L.A. and 132 miles to Palm Springs! Simi Valley is a great place to live!
Alex Gandel, #1 Agent Simi Valley 1996-2016 with C21 Troop Real Estate , #7 Agent Nationwide and #9 Worldwide (Grand Centurion) with Century 21 in 2016, based in Simi Valley, California, is celebrating 37 years in Real Estate. Of those 37 years, Alex has been with C21 Troop Real Estate for 22 years and has consistently earned the most prestigious awards for his top production and professional excellence. As a seasoned veteran, Alex has represented clientele in a vast array of price ranges and transactions. He attributes his success to his “glass half full” approach in his business and personal life which enables him to continue to help a multitude of people throughout all of Ventura County and the San Fernando Valley, from First Time Home Buyers and Sellers to Estate Level Buyers and Sellers.
In April of 2016 Troop Real Estate took a giant leap forward and partnered with CENTURY 21® LLC with great expectations to continue what they have been accomplishing for years: delivering a remarkable customer experience and creating an affinity and trust with our clients. Alex Gandel is excited to offer a wide array of consumer-centric products, services, and technology merged with his 360 Degree High Impact Marketing Plan.