Valencia Glen Community
The Valencia Glen neighborhood is located in an area often referred to as, the "Heart of Valencia". This neighborhood is a classic and even though it was developed around 1970, it's well maintained and a splendid place to call home. As with other nearby neighborhoods, Valencia Glen is quiet, peaceful and serene. Driving through, you'll notice most of the homes are single story houses and most have been well cared for.
Valencia Glen is situated just south of the Henry Mayo Hospital and east of Orchard Village Road. Approaching the neighborhood you will notice 2 community monument signs, one each at the two primary access roads to the community. If you're looking to find and buy that one special home in a quiet neighborhood, you might like taking a look Valencia Glen.
Since Valencia Glen is a subdivision and a smaller neighborhood we cannot display listings in that area only. Also, usually there are very few active listings available. In fact, we checked back 2 years and in that time there had been only 12 homes sold. At the time of this writing, there is only one home on the market. This statement is quite telling and of course a low turnover rate is a sure sign the current residents really do love their homes.
CAUTION: The listings displayed below include all neighborhoods and subdivisions in the "Heart of Valencia."
Current Listings in Valencia1 - the Heart of Valencia
Valencia Glen is a small neighborhood, thus not sufficiently large enough to display in the MLS as an area. In reality, it is considered a subdivision of Valencia 1. As a result, the listings displayed below include ALL homes listed for sale in Valencia 1 "Heart of Valencia" vicinity.
To learn more about Valencia Glen or any community of Santa Clarita, contact realtors and life long residents, Matt and Meray Gregory at 661-713-4799.
Local Community Video
This video was specifically created for the communities just next door to Valencia Glen but portions of the footage include Valencia Glen as well. A video just for Valencia Glen is coming soon.
What Makes Valencia Glen Special?
First, there are NO HOA or Mello Roos costs. If you are not familiar with the communities of Valencia you should know, almost ALL come with an HOA cost. Then, some of the newer neighborhoods come with an additional Mello Roos tax.
Also, the popular Valencia Paseos wind through the community, connecting to parks, schools and from one neighborhood to another. The idea for developed trails in Santa Clarita may have originated here!
Valencia Glen Park
Located within the community, Valencia Glen Park is a terrific neighborhood park. Also, because it's kind of off the grid, most visitors are from within the community. There are tennis courts, a basketball court, a playground, large swimming pool and plenty of tall shade trees. There's also plenty of open green belt area, a wonderful spot to fly a kite!
Schools of Valencia Glen
The public schools serving the children of Valencia Glen are outstanding. There is Hart High School for the older teens. The middle school children attend Placerita Junior High and the youngsters go to Valencia Meadows Elementary.
If you're from outside the SCV vicinity you might not think highly of the public schools. Well, here in Santa Clarita we have outstanding schools. If buying a home here you can remove the expenditure for private schools from your budget!
Henry Mayo Hospital is within easy walking distance and there is plenty of convenience shopping & dining nearby Granary Square. And, if you like golf the Vista Valencia Course is only about a mile down the road.
The most popular activities for residents of all ages is walking, jogging or strolling along the paseos. With plenty of shade trees surrounding the trails, it's a perfect setting for a nice stroll.
Description of Homes in Valencia Glen
The housing in Valencia Glen consists primarily of four bedroom, single family homes with two or three bathrooms. There are also a few three bedroom houses but there are not as many as one might expect. It's possible you might find a townhome but if so, they are far and few between. Walking the neighborhood, we see it's laid out in such a manner so most homes are situated on a cul-de-sac, with the paseos just a few steps away.
By the way, since Valencia Glen is located in Valencia, CA, there is plenty to do with a ton of great shopping and dining opportunities. There are plenty of fun activities for residents of all ages.
Typical 4 Bedroom Homes
Most include 3 bathrooms sized from 1,900 sq ft to just under 2,000 sq ft. These are mostly single story houses with attached 2 car garages, so that's often a plus when it's time to sell.
Typical 5 and 6 Bedroom Homes
There are a few larger homes with 5 or 6 bedrooms, usually sized at just under 3,000 sq ft. Some even have a loft, swimming pool and large backyard.