Downey California Real Estate

Downey California Real Estate

 Downey is home to where the Apollo Space Program began its journey to the stars. Downey is where you can find the world’s oldest McDonalds restaurant and the site of the first Taco Bell eatery. This is the city where the pop recording artist "The Carpenters" were inspired with many hit records. Today, Downey is admired for its strong retail base with quality housing.


Downey is a unique community in the heart of Southern California that combines the best of both large and small. It is an active city of 101,000 but also has a unique small town atmosphere. Downey is a place of pride, history, involvement, and community. It is highly recognized for its centralized location, top medical facilities (Downey Regional Hospital recognized as one of the top 10 hospitals in LA County), quality residential neighborhoods and schools, excellent golf courses, and an unmatched family lifestyle.


Shopping And Dinning - There are a few areas in Downey that cater to every persons shopping need but the newest and biggest place to shop and dine at is at The Downey Landing Center located on the corner of Steward & Grey and Lakewood Blvd.  There you will find every major commercial retail store from Best Buy to Michaels.  It's also a great place to grab something to eat or have a coffee at the Landing food court or choose from a variety of great restaurants to dine at. 

Things to Do in Downey:  Portos Cafe & Bakery
                                          Columbia Memorial Space Center

More About Downey
- Downey has been rated in the top 25% of "100 Best Cities To Do Business in California" by California Business Magazine. Downey's winning formula can be the key to your business success or family lifestyle. Come discover Downey, the place where America began its journey to the stars.  We are the Downey real estate experts.  Please contact us if there is anything you may need in the Downey area. 

Parks And Recreation - The following are the parks and community centers located in the city of Downey:

Barbara J. Riley Community & Senior Center
7810 Quill Drive  
Brookshire Children's Park
12520 Brookshire Avenue
Crawford Park
7000 Dinwiddie
Dennis the Menace Park
9125 Arrington Avenue
Discovery Sports Complex
12400 Clark Avenue
Downey Community Aquatics Center
11040 Brookshire Avenue
Furman Park
10419 Rives Avenue
Gary P. McCaughan Gymnasium
12544 Rives Avenue
Golden Park
8840 Golden Avenue
Independence Park
12334 Bellflower Blvd.
Rio San Gabriel Park
9612 Ardine Street
Temple Park
7132 Cole Street
Treasure Island Park
9300 Bluff Road
Wilderness Park
10999 Little Lake Road
Community Services Department
Downey City Hall - 2nd Floor
Downey City Library
11121 Brookshire Avenue

Downey Civic Theatre
8435 Firestone Boulevard
Rio Hondo Golf Club & Event Center
10627 Old River School Road

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The Mother & Son Team - Maria Palacios & Chris Gon
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, California Properties
16911 Bellflower Blvd
Bellflower CA 90706
(877) 883-1003
Fax: 562-381-9113