Year Opened: 1920's
Recent Values: $650,000 to $9 million
Recent HOA: No HOA Fees
Many of Palm Springs’ largest and most impressive estates can be found in this neighborhood located between downtown Palm Springs and the mountains. If you're looking for a grand estate within walking distance of downtown, then you’ll want to consider the luxury homes found in Old Las Palmas.
The Old Las Palmas community has a rich history of being the getaway of movie stars and producers. In fact, Old Las Palmas boasts the largest number of celebrity homes in the Palm Springs area dating all the way back to the 1920’s when the community was first developed by New York builder Alvah Hicks and his son Harold. Elizabeth Taylor, Kirk Douglas, Rudy Vallee, George Randolph Hearst, Barbara Streisand, Ann Miller, Lilly Tomlin, Dinah Shore and many others called Old Las Palmas home or their home away from home.
Today, The Old Las Palmas neighborhood is once again recognized as a highly sought-after location for purchasing a home and is conveniently adjacent to the Palm Springs downtown area. Many of the original estates and homes are being updated or restored. Many Old Las Palmas estate homes feature Olympic-sized pools surrounded by lush landscaping, privacy walls and gated entries.
While Old Las Palmas does not have an official HOA (home owners association), residents have the option of joining the Old Las Palmas Neighborhood Association. Just above and to the West of Old Las Palmas is the Luxury Palm Springs neighborhood of Vista Las Palmas.
Luxury Real Estate in the Palm Springs real estate market generally refers to homes for sale priced over $1 million. The majority of homes offered in Old Las Palmas meet that definition. If you are considering a home in Old Las Palmas please don't hesitate to contact Sheri.