La Sierra Neighborhood in Riverside, Ca

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La Sierra Neighborhood in Riverside, Ca is an awesome place to call home!Riverwalk

La Sierra Neighborhood is a large, diverse and complex neighborhood.  It Stretches from the City's western edge to the Arlington area.  It is the western gateway to the City of Riverside.  It is Border Line with Corona and the closest area of Riverside to Orange County.  The La Sierra neighborhood was incorporated to Riverside in 1964 after voters approved the annexation.  La Sierra neighborhood got its name from the original Mexican land grant known as Rancho La Sierra Sepulveda.


La Sierra neighborhood is like a city-within-a-city. La Sierra University is located in the center of La Sierra Universitythis neighborhood. The university encompasses about 140 acres with over 2,000 students. The extensive grounds feature an arboretum, a major library, museums, and observatory and more.

 In addition to the La Sierra University, other significant features are the Galleria at Tyler, Kaiser Hospital, Riverwalk, and Five-Points.  La Sierra neighborhood includes business parks, retail and a wide variety of residential.  This a very friendly neighborhood with a lot of parks and walk trails.  The La Sierra Metrolink station serves the entire area and is conveniently located adjacent to the La Sierra neighborhood. 


Interested in finding homes for sale in La Sierra Neighborhood of Riverside, CA?  Click that link to find all the currently available homes in this area of Riverside.


The homes you would expect to find for sale in La Sierra Neighborhood are generally going to range from 800 square feet to 4300 square feet.  A lot of the homes were built in the 1950s but there is a lot of newer construction. Most of the homes are medium density homes with an average 7000 to 8000 square feet lots.  However, the neighborhood also includes areas with homes on larger rural style lots, gated planned residential developments and higher density apartments near La Sierra University and along Magnolia Avenue.       


Beginning in the late 1990's and during the 2000's, the neighborhood experienced dramatic growth with the Riverwalk master planned community bringing more than 1,000 new single-family homes and over 500 luxury apartments to the neighborhood.  Riverwalk also includes a premier business park with light industrial offices, medical offices, and retail shops, known as "The Shops at Riverwalk."  The business park is conveniently located near the Riverside (91) Freeway and provides excellent employment opportunities for the area.  Convenient access to the heart of the community is provided by Riverwalk Parkway, a major new roadway accessing the community.   Other notable development includes a major expansion to the Galleria at Tyler in 2007, which included the addition of sixteen-screen theater and many fine restaurants such as P.F. Chang's China Bistro, Cheesecake Factory, and Elephant Bar, enhancing upon this premier shopping destination.  



La Sierra Neighborhood is within the Alvord Unified School District.  There are many fine schools that will serve this area including La Sierra High School, La Sierra Academy, Collect elementary school and others. 


Current La Sierra Neighborhood homes for sale.  Currently, there are 41 Active listings in the area of La Sierra Neighborhood.  There are 20 Active Under Contract Listings.  There are 25 Pending properties.  There were 23 Closed properties within the last month.  These numbers are ever changing.  If you would like to follow the market let us know.  We will set up an ongoing search that will notify you when new properties come on the market or any price changes.


If you are interested in the current homes for sale in LA Sierra Neighborhood of Riverside, CA click on the link.  Our for sale property information is direct feed from the MLS and is updated multiple times per day. 



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Comments (2)

Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Good morning Cristina. Thanks for the review of the LaSierra neighborhood. Enjoy your day!

Jun 27, 2017 04:14 AM
Cristina Salcedo
US Home Lending - Riverside, CA
Riverside, Loan Specialist

Hi Wayne, I had a lot of fun doing the research!  

Jun 27, 2017 09:46 PM