Nobody Walks in LA? Our Top 3 Most “Walkable” Los Angeles Apartments!

Three of the MostWhen people talk about the importance of “walkability” in respect to a city, do you listen with interest or do you find your mind wandering?

Living in a Los Angeles apartment, the “walkability” factor ranks very high as one of the most important features a prospective renter is searching for. Why? Have you been to Los Angeles? Several major publications have voted Los Angeles as the #1 US city with the worst traffic. Traffic is a time suck and is frustrating. Living in a walkable Los Angeles apartment will cut down on unnecessarily sitting in your car for hours each week!

That said, here are NMS Properties’s top 3 most walkable Los Angeles and Santa Monica apartments.

1. NMS La Cienega

Located on La Cienega Boulevard only a few blocks away from Cedar Sinai Hospital and the Beverly Center, this luxurious and new West Hollywood apartment building has a 93% Walkscore, making it a paradise for those walking to shopping, dining, entertainment and more!

2.  NMS 1759

Formerly known as Luxe 1759, this Los Angeles apartment building is located in the neighborhood known as Sawtelle Japantown and has 94% Walkscore! There are many restaurants, most of them serving Japanese delicacies such as sushi or Ramen, located just steps away as well as a few fun bars and some very trendy shops.

3. Luxe Villas

Located between 2 of the streets most jam packed with restaurants and shops, Wilshire Boulevard and San Vincente Boulevard, these gorgeous Brentwood apartments are not only super walkable, but are also located on a breezy tree lined street just far enough away from the hustle and bustle! Not surprisingly, they receive an 86% Walkscore!