The Promenade near Los Angeles Valley College

Situated snugly against the base of the Santa Monica Mountains, the San Fernando Valley is a unique region of Southern California. The Promenade Apartment community is nestled into its own small corner of Van Nuys, a suburban community on the southern edge of the Valley. Rich cultural opportunities, big-city access, and small-town charm combine effortlessly here, and the Valley balances perfectly between all three.

In anticipation of your arrival, we’ve put together a printable welcome brochure to help you navigate your new surroundings. Inside, you’ll find a collection of practical shopping suggestions, helpful phone numbers, dining recommendations, and more. We’ve also listed some quick links below to give you a brief glance at the Van Nuys cultural scene. Indoors, outdoors, food, fun, and more—so many things are waiting for you!

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Exterior view of The Promenade in Van Nuys

Your New Neighborhood

You’ve found the perfect apartment in Van Nuys. You’ve settled in a bit and gotten your bearings. But what’s beyond the walls of your new home? A delicious array of opportunities to explore! The San Fernando Valley is overflowing with potential adventures, and all of them are right here at your fingertips. 
Need to get outside for a bit? Spend an afternoon boating, walking, or playing tennis at Balboa Park, and then attend a local outdoor concert. The Ventura Boulevard district offers sidewalk cafes, unique indoor shops, and artistic boutiques. If large-scale shopping is more your style, take a quick trip over to the Sherman Oaks Galleria. Finally, find a new restaurant to try, or enjoy one of the Valley’s locations of an old favorite. No matter what your taste, time frame, or budget might be, it’s a guarantee you’ll find things here to love.

A Step Beyond

While an excellent variety of sights and sounds are located just minutes from your own apartment home, Van Nuys also gives you great access to anywhere in the city of Los Angeles and beyond. A brief ride on the Universal City Metro Orange Line connects you to Downtown Los Angeles, Universal City, and Warner City. It also provides an easy way to reach the I-405 (San Diego) Freeway and 101 (Ventura) Freeway, located nearby.

Whether you choose to stay near Victory Blvd. or adventure beyond, Van Nuys is a unique and beautiful place to live. And at the end of the day, the Promenade Apartment community will be waiting to welcome you home.