One of LA's truly exceptional neighborhoods. The area includes the tony Wilshire Country Club, heart of exclusive Hancock Park, walk to a true small town restaurant / shopping district of Larchmont Village (non-touristy, local, quaint).
Walk to the Raleigh and Paramount Studios. 5 minutes to the heart of the new entertainment district of Hollywood & Vine (W, ArcLight & The Dome Theaters, Pantages Live-Theater, Subway station), 5 minutes west to The Grove / Farmer's Market, La Brea, Beverly & Melrose shops and eateries. Beverly Hills 10 minutes to the west. Downtown, Music Center, Staples all about 20 minutes to the east.
The 101 is about 10 minutes north. Burbank and the Studios (Warner's, Universal, Disney, ABC, DreamWorks about 15 minutes north, CBS TV Studios 5 minutes west.
The Design Center and Avenues of Design about 10 minutes west. Sunset Strip / WeHo about 10 minutes NW.
Can't beat living in what feels like the east coast in the heart of Los Angeles...better weather!