Looking for a great place for a young family? Check out Torrance!
Torrance schools are rated 9 out of 10 by Great! schools! Torrance has 48 primary and secondary schools, with Richardson Middle School in south Torrance (go Rattlesnakes!), being rated one of the highest. According to U.S. News, Torrance High School has a 99% graduation rate, followed closely by West High with 98%, and South and North at 97%. South, West and North have all been awarded Silver Medals.
In addition to have great schools, the city of Torrance has wonderful, broad community programs. The summer calendar below shows just some of the line up. Great activities for the family to enjoy together, while enjoying our great weather!
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To learn about all of the many programs, see the City of Torrance Summer 2017 Seasons online PDF booklet here.
Interested in what homes are available for your family?
Please call me, Lucy Garber, at (310) 293-4866 so I can talk to you and help you find the perfect house for your family to call home.
SOLD. This beautiful home in the West High area in Torrance, CA is truly a gem – vaulted ceilings that reach to the sky with skylights allowing sun and moonlight to illuminate the “Great Room” floor plan. The meticulously tended home features Lauzon engineered hardwood floors, all copper plumbing, all new double-paned windows and doors, plantation shutters, cultured marble bathrooms, wood fireplace, ample storage and more. The spacious patio is perfect for BBQ’s and entertaining. Great location, just a walk to award-winning West High, Bert Lynn and Victor Elementary schools.
SELLING PRICE: $949,900
2,020 SQ. FT
Please call me if I can help you sell your home – Lucy Garber at (310) 293-4866.
3 Bedrooms | 2 Baths | 1,574 SF | Built: 1950
Move in ready. Shows like a model home with a large open floor plan and lots of natural light from all of the windows.The living room, dining room and kitchen are all open to each other making for a great space.The remodeled kitchen is beautiful with quartz counters, Stainless appliances, wine fridge and a large pantry. Master suite is separate from the other bedrooms for some added privacy. It features a remodeled bathroom and walk in closet. Most of the home has recently been redone and upgraded. This property has a wonderful large yard with a patio area, grass area and a refreshing pool ready for summer entertaining. Detached Bonus room is perfect for pool room, studio, private office, or ? Newer HVAC unit to stay cool. Great curb appeal with a mature shady tree and enclosed front yard. Award winning Torrance schools.
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LISTING PRICE: $469,900
Contemporary style townhouse in Old Torrance with 2 bedrooms and 1.5 baths. This multi-level home features an open living area with living room, kitchen and dining area. Sliding glass doors open onto the large deck, perfect for indoor and outdoor entertaining. Top floor includes both bedrooms and full bath. Interior has been freshly painted. Attached 2-car garage has full-size laundry hookups.
Located close to award-winning Torrance schools. Wilson Park, a popular destination for South Bay locals, is just down the street. Shop at the farmers’ markets or enjoy the various events held at the park.
1,048 SQ. FT.
Please call me, Lucy Garber, at (310) 293-4866 to learn more or to see this great home!
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Out of the Wilds and Into Your Garden, Native Foods on the Small Side
Torrance is a great city in which to live. The city has many programs for individuals, families and kids. One of Torrance’s great treasures is the Madrona Marsh Preserve and Nature Center, one of the last marshlands in the area, and great natural habitat for birds, small animals and plants.
Learn about California native food plants for containers in this Saturday’s class, which is part of the free Native Plant Gardening series at Madrona Marsh Nature Center in Torrance.
Instructor: CSUDH Professor Connie Vadheim
Saturday, March 5, 2016
10:00 a.m. – Noon
Madrona Marsh Nature Center
3201 Plaza Del Amo
Torrance, CA 90503
After the presentation, Connie will lead the class through the nature center’s native plant garden to illustrate key points and inspire further discussion. Handouts are included.
This class is best for adults.
Free! Donations are greatly appreciated.
For more information please contact the Madrona Marsh Nature Center at 310-782-3989.
Friends of Madrona Marsh website.