Castaic California homeownership offers an escape from our Canadian winter
Often times the lovely suburban town of Castaic gets overlooked. It is a suburb of Los Angeles. Only five minutes north of Six Flags amusement park, adjacent to exclusive Stevenson Ranch.
While Stevenson Ranch homes are very expensive, the homes in Castaic are very affordable and often come with large sized backyards and pools.
The schools are highly rated, most being blue ribbon schools. In 2019 They have recently completed their own new Castaic High School. It took many years to complete but the class of 2023 will be the first to graduate. There are many parks and activities for families to enjoy. Single family homes can be found in all price ranges starting from the low 500,000’s.
Castaic has an excellent 45 minute commute to downtown Los Angeles
There are several metro link stations in Santa Clarita with plenty of parking for those who would rather take the train downtown. The closest station would be the Santa Clarita Station which is only about 5 miles drive from Castaic. This express train takes only 1 hour to downtown Los Angeles Central Station. The red line also stops at various places such as Sylmar, Burbank and Glendale.
Castaic has a beautiful lake complete with picnic areas and recreational facillities
Many of the homes along the Northshore area are walking distance to the lake. Castaic Lake has large lake surrounded by recreational areas where you can picnic. There is a sand swimming beach with bathroom facillities. You can also go tire tubing or rent a boat or kayak.
If you enjoy fishing the lake is fed by an aqueduct but is kept stocked with plenty of fish. Come visit Castaic and enjoy a lakeside picnic . Maybe you will decide to become a part time or full time resident of this little known suburban town so close to Los Angeles.