Category Archives: Agua Dulce, CA Community

Where In Santa Clarita Should I Move? Part IV: Acton and Agua Dulce

Two ranch communities at the north end of the SCV come with a rich history.

Wide open spaces, horses, small town lifestyle…That’s what the Santa Clarita Valley ranch communities of Acton and Agua Dulce are all about. These

Vasquez Rocks
Vasquez Rocks

two areas, while not technically within the City of Santa Clarita, are definitely a big part of the SCV lifestyle, where you can commute to the big city of Los Angeles during the day, and retreat to your ranch at night.

In fact, most of the properties in Acton and Agua Dulce are zoned either for agriculture and livestock, with most of these being dedicated horse ranches. The homes that aren’t are typically unique in design with larger than normal lots. read more

Santa Clarita One Of True West’s Top Western Towns

Nationally recognized publication places the SCV at number 10 of top western towns.

What goes through your mind when you think of a “western” town? Perhaps you’re taken back to visions of those old TV westerns such as Gunsmoke

William S. Hart Mansion
William S. Hart Mansion

or Bonanza. Or maybe you’re a diehard western fan with visions of a horse ranches and wide open spaces.

That being said, what does make a town a truly western town? According to True West magazine, there are several aspects of a town or city that they used to make their most recent list of Top True Western Towns For 2015. They ranked Santa Clarita at number 10. read more

Home For Sale In Agua Dulce: 8840 Sierra Highway

Short Sale property shows promise in this tri-level home with over 2200 square feet of living space on 2.5 acres of land.

The Lichen-Hooper Team proudly presents their latest real estate listing located at 8840 Sierra Highway in Agua Dulce.

This is a 4 bedroom 2 and a half bath single family residence tucked away from the road for those looking for a “country living” experience. It’s a tri-level home, with the main floor boasting a huge living room, spacious dining room and a country kitchen that opens up into the comfy family room.

The living room also features custom-built shelving and a gorgeous used-brick fireplace. Upstairs you’ll find 4 large bedrooms, including the spacious master suite complete with its own private bath and plenty of closet space. The remaining bedrooms are very large…perfect for your growing family. read more

Agua Dulce: Country Living, City Access

One of the many housing styles in Agua Dulce

Did you ever hear the term “We’re moving to the country!”? What does that mean? In this metropolitan gargantua known as the greater Los Angeles area, where can one go to get away from it all  for some peace and quiet?

Located just 40 miles north of downtown Los Angeles, Agua Dulce offers ranch-style, country living. It is a place that provides a small town environment that many crave, while still having access to commute to the L.A. business centers.

Agua Dulce is Spanish for “Sweet Water.” Many people move here because the homes are mostly custom designed, as there is no traditional tract housing in the area. That doesn’t mean Agua Dulce doesn’t have diversity in housing styles and prices. There are many affordable homes in the area, as well as luxury and ranch estates. read more