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DOWNEY, CA, FOR RENT, FOR LEASE
Downey is a city located in southeast Los Angeles County, California, 13 miles
southeast of downtown Los Angeles. The city is best known as the birthplace of the Apollo
space program, and is the hometown of Richard and Karen Carpenter. The population is
111,772 and the city, home to many duplex, triplex, fourplex and multifamily properties for rent,
has a total area of 12.6 square miles.
Downey is not rent controlled and the cities of South Gate and Bell Gardens are
adjacent to the west and northwest, Pico Rivera lies to the northeast, Santa Fe Springs and
Norwalk to the east, and Paramount and Bellflower are to the south. Top employers multifamily
property renters may cater to include: Kaiser Permanente, Stonewood Center, Downey Unified
School District, Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center and Downey Regional
Renters who are fast food fans may be interested to know that The 1953 McDonald's
restaurant at 10207 Lakewood Blvd. (at Florence Ave.) was the third McDonald's built and is the
oldest surviving McDonald's. Glen Bell opened the first Taco Bell restaurant on March 21, 1962,
in Downey. The building, at 7112 Firestone Boulevard, is largely unchanged from its original
appearance, but it is no longer a Taco Bell.
The city can be conveniently reached by any of four freeways: Interstate 105 with its
Metro rail line passes through the southern part of the city, Interstate 5 passes through the
northern part, Interstate 605 passes along the eastern side, and Interstate 710 passes just west
of the city.
As a potent duplex, triplex, fourplex and multifamily investment property renter, other fast
facts you should know are:
· Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) provides bus services
to the city. The city also operates a local bus service called DowneyLINK.
· Downey is within the Downey Unified School District.
· This is the city where the pop recording artists "The Carpenters" were inspired with many
· Today, Downey is admired for its strong retail base with quality housing such as our
available multifamily properties.
· Downey is a unique community in the heart of Southern California that combines the best
of both large and small.
· Downey is highly recognized for its centralized location, top medical facilities, quality
residential rental property neighborhoods, schools, excellent golf courses, and an unmatched
· Downey has been rated in the top 25% of "100 Best Cities To Do Business in California"
by California Business Magazine.
Downey's winning formula can be the key to your business success or family lifestyle.
Come discover Downey, the place where America began its journey to the stars. Rent an
available duplex, triplex, fourplex or multifamily residential property today.
Information gathered from Wikipedia, travelmath.com and www.downeyca.org
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