Hot Property | Neighborhood Spotlight | La Mirada
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Neighborhood Spotlight | Olive groves put La Mirada on the map

Hot Property | Neighborhood Spotlight | La Mirada

Families are attracted to La Mirada because of its affordable housing market. Pictured, the La Mirada Regional Aquatic Center.

 (Jesse Goddard / For The Times)
Hot Property | Neighborhood Spotlight | La Mirada

The olive groves have all but disappeared but parks such as La Mirada Community Regional Park add to the city’s quiet suburban vibe that appeals to families.

 (Jesse Goddard / For The Times)
Hot Property | Neighborhood Spotlight | La Mirada

 Biola University students rent homes off-campus during their junior and senior years, driving up rent prices.

 (Jesse Goddard / For The Times)
Hot Property | Neighborhood Spotlight | La Mirada

Although most of the olive trees are long-gone, a remnant grove endures across from the La Mirada Civic Center.

 (Jesse Goddard / For The Times)
Hot Property | Neighborhood Spotlight | La Mirada

La Mirada is home to Biola University, and Joe De La Torre of Legends Realty said the students have a big impact on the city’s housing market.

 (Jesse Goddard / For The Times)
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