Common expat neighborhoods include:
• San Fernando Valley
• Santa Monica
• Santa Marino
• Venice Beach
• Culver City
• Silver Lake
Rental Housing Cost
Rental housing cost varies depending on the type, size, and location of the property:
• 1 Bed: 1,395 – 2,025 USD
• 2 Bed: 2,095 – 3,200 USD
Los Angeles’s public transport system is limited to buses and trains. However, the expansive nature of the city means many areas are inaccessible by bus and train. Most residents get around by personal car. Heavy traffic and long commutes are a reality for many commuters.
Los Angeles is a diversity hub with people from more than 140 countries, speaking 224 different languages.
The climate of Los Angeles is subtropical with mild relatively rainy winters and hot, sunny summers. Most days are sunny and warm, with gentle ocean breezes in the summer.