Home Buyers Guide To Long Beach: Alamitos Heights

Written by Posted On Wednesday, 05 March 2014 13:30

About Alamitos Heights

The neighborhood of Alamitos Heights is bordered by the PCH on the north, Colorado Street on the south, Park Avenue on the west, and Bellflower Boulevard on the east. The community of Alamitos Beach is located just southwest of Alamitos Heights but the neighborhoods are not adjacent. Alamitos Heights is a total of 150 acres of Long Beach real estate. Alamitos Heights Long Beach zip code is 90814 with a small portion of the community within zip code 90804.

Alamitos Heights is a quiet residential neighborhood full of tree lined streets and spacious, well manicured lots. Homes for sale in Long Beach, CA within Alamitos Heights are older and well maintained lending this little community character and warmth. Home prices range from $600,000 to over $1 million. Alamitos Heights is located less than one mile from the beach and thus has a breezy mild climate all year round. Alamitos Heights is served by the Long Beach Unified School District.

Parks in Alamitos Heights

Recreation Park Golf Course

The Alamitos Heights neighborhood backs up into Recreation Park which includes a 210.9 acre recreation, 18 and 9-hole golf courses, tennis center, lawn bowling area, and two sports fields.  The park features several fitness and aerobic classes, walking trails and a wide variety of art to enjoy. Recreation Park also includes a dog park, picnic area, pond and playground for kids.

Colorado Lagoon

Colorado Lagoon includes a park, wetlands and the Marine Education Science Center. Open during the summer months as well is a Model Boat Shop. Model boat races are held Friday afternoons at the Colorado Lagoon every summer included in a summer program for children ages 7 and up.

Marina Vista Park

Marina Vista Park offers a beautiful water views and a scenic atmosphere. Park amenities include two soccer fields, tennis courts and a lighted softball diamond. The park also has a playground and bike path which connects to the Jack Dunster Marine Perserve. Marina Vista Park is located along the western boarder of Alamitos Heights.

Shopping in Alamitos Heights

Belmont Shore

Alamitos Heights is less than 10 minutes from great shopping, dining and entertainment in Belmont Shore. Belmont Shore runs along 2nd Street and its 15 different intersecting side streets. This charming business district is full of restaurants and cafes, retail shops and a spectrum of services from beauty salons to athletic clubs. Full of local flavor and vintage charm, there’s something for everyone to enjoy in Belmont Shore.

2nd Street in Belmont Shore is also known for its exciting nightlife. Popular bars according to Yelp include Murphy’s Pub, the V Room, Alex’s Bar and Quinn’s Pub and Grill. 2nd Street houses nearly a dozen bars and numerous restaurants making it the perfect place to go for a night out on the town.

If you’re interested in viewing Alamitos Heights homes for sale and other Long Beach real estate, contact the local experts at any of the First Team Real Estate Long Beach Offices. Our agents make it fun and easy to find the perfect place to live in the exciting city of Long Beach.

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Originally posted at: http://www.firstteam.com/blog/?p=7643

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