Agoura Hills is a beautiful suburban community located along the 101 freeway between Westlake Village and Calabasas. Located about 45 minutes to Santa Barbara and to Los Angeles, Agoura Hills is in a wonderful location.
Paramount Pictures bought a ranch in Agoura Hills and the city was named “Picture City”. Later it was changed to Agoura Hills as the population grew.
Malibou Lake Mountain Club was incorporated in 1926 with 182 acres in the Santa Monica Mountains. They constructed a dam and a lodge for club members. Over 100 homes were built and were originally used as vacation homes.
The first home built in Agoura Hills was in 1850 called the Reyes Adobe which has been restored to its original condition and is located in Reyes Adobe Park.
Agoura Hills has very comfortable year-round temperatures.
Agoura Hills’ schools rank highly on www.GreatSchools.org. Many people move to this area for the excellent schools in the Las Virgenes School District.
There are many Agoura Hills Parks with a variety of amenities including picnic pavilions, ball fields, soccer fields and tennis courts.
Lindero County Club has a 9-hole public golf course, Junior Olympic swimming pool and 4 championship tennis courts.
Bank of America is the largest employer in Agoura Hills with over 800 employees. Other top employers are Las Virgenes School District, Teradyne, TouchCommerce, IBM and Zebra Technologies.
Some of the annual events in Agoura Hills are Reyes Adobe Days, 2nd Saturday at the Adobe, Conejo Valley Community Concert & Jazz Bands, Concerts in the Park and Movies in the Park.
Some favorite restaurants in Agoura Hills are Agoura Hills Famous Deli, Wood Ranch BBQ, Jinky’s, Old Place Restaurant, Grissini Ristorante Italiano, Hugo’s, Carrara Pastries, Islands, IHOP, Wildflour Bakery and Cafe & LadyFace Alehouse and Brasserie.
Some fun places to hang out in the evenings are the Canyon Club which has fantastic bands in a small club environment, Twisted Oak Tavern and Cornell Winery.
Agoura Hills homes for sale: Fountainwood, Hillrise, Lake Lindero, Medea Valley Estates, Morrison Highlands, Morrison Ranch and Old Agoura. Agoura Hills Homes for Sale.