An exclusive, tranquil reprieve from downtown Los Angeles 

Welcome to Brentwood

An exclusive, tranquil reprieve from downtown Los Angeles 

Rising from the gentle foothills of the Santa Monica Mountains, Brentwood is a serenely buzzing suburb perfectly balancing distinct Los Angeles culture with a quiet, private, and upscale lifestyle. Found nestled between Westwood and Santa Monica AND Blanketed by an urban atmosphere amid winding streets lined by palm trees and large, stately homes, Brentwood attracts young professionals and retirees seeking a more secluded and elegant lifestyle.
Originally a Mexican land grant in the late 1800s, the area — then called Westgate — was annexed by Los Angeles in 1916. A few decades later, it went on to host several of the Olympic Games in 1932, sparking a lasting legacy of fitness-forward and health-driven lifestyles.
Now, Brentwood is an attractive, affluent neighborhood replete with single-family homes, Colonial revival, Georgian revival, as well as high-end, modern, and new construction. Particularly noteworthy are Brentwood’s Ranch homes, as the first-ever California Ranch home was developed in Brentwood. Also prevalent are the sophisticated and varied deluxe apartments, providing a wealth of options for all.

Things to Love

  • A blend of healthful and luxury living
  • An influential and empathic cultural presence
  • The central location, making a hidden gem surrounded by other excellent neighborhoods

People and Lifestyle

Less than ten miles from the shore, Brentwood hums with an equal measure of fitness and decorum. The area is characterized by small-town charm in addition to sophisticated, private living, disparate from the clog of tourists in other neighborhoods. With a majority owning their homes and a significant minority renting, the neighborhood is known for stability and its urban-suburban feel. Most residents are highly educated and tend to hold jobs in finance, health care, entertainment, and other industries. Young professionals, families, and retirees alike flock to this amalgam of urban atmosphere and small-town charm, enchanted by its attractive homes, spacious streets, and luxurious ambiance.

Dining, Shopping, and Entertainment

Not only a haven of world-class living, but Brentwood is also home to numerous eateries, stylish boutiques, and enticing entertainment options for the whole family.
Where Old West charm meets contemporary Rodeo chic, Brentwood Country Mart hosts the Farm Shop Restaurant and Market, diesel bookstore, and many high-end clothing and jewelry boutiques. To keep the successful shopping streak alive, visit downtown Brentwood to stop by Vicente Foods, a store full of fresh, top-of-the-line groceries and ingredients. The center thoroughfare of Brentwood, San Vicente Boulevard is brimming with other shops, boutiques, restaurants, and more.
Prolong your visit to Brentwood Country Mart by sitting down for dinner at the delicious Reddi-Chick rotisserie chicken, or make a reservation at Baltaire, one of the best steakhouses in all of Los Angeles, for an elegant, upscale evening. On the other hand, MJ’s Cafe and Bakery offers a luxury-casual blend of melt-in-your-mouth pastries and atmosphere.

Things to Do

From exclusive and lush country clubs to cultural pinnacles, Brentwood boasts activity opportunities of all varieties.
The annual Art, Wine, & Jazz Benefit Festival is only a small example of the activity constantly abounding in Brentwood. Taking place over a full weekend, with thousands of visitors and live music — plus delicious Brentwood street food — the Jazz Benefit Festival is a great way to connect with the neighborhood.
The exclusive and palatial Brentwood Country Club is the ideal getaway from even the gorgeous streets of downtown Brentwood. From renowned golf courses to a resplendent club to top-of-the-line tennis and fitness facilities, the club is a pinnacle of Brentwood living. Sharing the spotlight is the world-renowned Getty Museum, an iconic Los Angeles must-see location of stunning architecture and world-class art scene.


Brentwood is home to many excellent schools. Top educational opportunities include:
  • Marsh Creek Elementary School
  • Adams (J. Douglass) Middle School
  • Liberty High School
  • Heritage High School 
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