As the third largest city in Los Angeles, Glendale lies at the east end of the San Fernando Valley -- residing just North of beautiful Griffith Park. Known for its safety and family-friendly atmosphere, Glendale maintains its own police department, employing more officers than any other city in Los Angeles. Along with its venerable malls -- the Glendale Galleria and Americana at Brand -- as well as its wide selection of stores and restaurants that align historic downtown Glendale, this quaint city combines its great location, highway access, and pervasive charm to create an ideal living situation for any home buyer.
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In 1904, early civic booster, Leslie Coombs Brand, built an estate in Glendale called El Miradero; the grounds and mansion of which now make up Brand Park and Brand Library.
In 2013, Glendale was named LA's Neighborhood of the Year by the readers and editors of Curbed.com.
- In 2014, Glendale was named the ninth-safest city in America in by 24/7 Wall Street.