Beautiful and scenic, Simi Valley is a spectacular place to live. It’s part of the Greater Los Angeles area, banked by the picturesque Santa Susana Mountain Range and the Simi Hills. With a population just under 130,000, this bustling city is home to a very rich history—and it’s been ranked as the fifth-happiest city in the entire country.
The pleasant year-round temperatures, which range between the 50s in the winter and the 70s in the summer, make Simi Valley a wonderful place to call home.
From cozy condominiums to sprawling estates, you will find a home perfectly suited to your needs in Simi Valley. We have brand-new construction popping up all over town, as well as several established communities where the homes were built between the 1970s and the 2000s.
The average home price in Simi Valley is about $470,000. Naturally, there’s a wide variation that depends on the home’s size, location and style. You can expect to spend approximately $277 per square foot in this pretty, conveniently located town.
Children who live in Simi Valley are part of the Simi Valley Unified School District. There are also many private schools, both religious and secular, in the area.
Because Simi Valley is conveniently located at the junction of Highway 118 and Highway 23, commuters often find that it’s not too difficult to get to nearby cities. Additionally, Simi Valley Transit and the Metrolink make public transportation a breeze.
The Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum, the Skateboarding Hall of Fame and the Strathearn Historical Park and Museum are among the most popular tourist attractions in Simi Valley, but there’s so much more to see. The Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center is a must-see; they put on first-rate performances of all varieties, from family-friendly to racy and edgy.
Golfers love the Sinaloa Golf Course, Simi Hills Golf Course and the Tierra Rejada Golf Club, as well as the Wood Ranch Country Club, and film buffs have a blast at our theaters; we even have an IMAX that’s great for spending time with family and friends.
The Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District manages dozens of beautiful parks and offers several classes, sports programs and clubs for residents of all ages. With miles of beautiful trails that wind through the pristine wilderness, including those along the Chumash Trail, the Arroyo Simi Bike Path and the Las Llajas Canyon Trail, outdoor activities are very popular in this area.
From good, old-fashioned barbecue to unbelievably fresh seafood, you’ll find dining options for everyone in this great town. Locals adore the eclectic Junkyard Café, Chi Chi’s Pizza (they have unbelievable handmade pasta), and Old School. There are dozens of other great restaurants located all over town. Whether you’re looking for something quick or you want a five-star meal at one of the state’s best eateries, you’ll be able to enjoy it here.
In addition to small, family-owned shops, particularly in the downtown area, Simi Valley is home to large stores such as Kohl’s, Best Buy and Target. The beautiful, breezy outdoor Simi Valley Town Center is also a local favorite. It’s packed with great retailers, including Anthropoligie, Pac Sun and Macy’s. We have HomeGoods, Marshall’s and two (yes, two!) Walmart stores.
Jones Home Collective can help you find the perfect home in Simi Valley. Call us at 805-813-1469 and we will build a custom search for the house of your dreams. If it’s easier for you, Contact Us Online and we’ll get back to you right away.