About Santa Clarita Valley

About Valencia (Santa Clarita Valley)
Santa Clarita Valley

Valencia Executive Office Suites is located in Valencia Industrial Park (part of a master planned community within Santa Clarita Valley). Recent Demographic Reports show Population in Santa Clarita is over approximately 200,000. Valencia is just 20 minutes north of Los Angeles (part of the Greater City of Los Angeles). Santa Clarita, CA is one of California’s fastest growing communities and is known for its award winning schools, low crime rate, clean air and temperate climate. Valencia offers employees a great quality of life. Rated one of the best and safest places to live and work in the US. Rated by FBI as the sixth safest city in the United States with at least 100,000 inhabitants and named the Most Business-Friendly City in Los Angeles County in 2008 by the Los Angeles Economic Development Corporation.

The Santa Clarita Valley is a great place to do live and do business. It has, in fact, become known as “the place to do business” in Southern California. The Kosmont Cost of Doing Business Survey put Santa Clarita on its list of the top-10 areas in Southern California that offer businesses a very low cost of operation. And, the Los Angeles Economic Development Commission has named Santa Clarita one of L.A. County’s top-5 most business-friendly cities.

WHAT MAKES SANTA CLARITA A GREAT PLACE TO OWN A BUSINESS?

It’s a Great Place to Live!
The City of Santa Clarita continually receives awards for being one of the best places to live in the nation. In 2007, the City of Santa Clarita was named One of 100 Best Communities for Young People. and CNN Money Magazine rated Santa Clarita as one of the top 20 places to live in the U.S.

If it’s a great place to live, it’s a great place to work!

Most Business-Friendly City
In September, the City of Santa Clarita was named one of the top five most business-friendly cities in Los Angeles by the Los Angeles Economic Development Commission (LAEDC) for 2007.

Santa Clarita Named as a New California Enterprise Zone
The Santa Clarita Enterprise Zone encompasses 97 percent of all commercial, business and industrial-zoned land in the city. Businesses located in the Zone may be eligible for substantial tax credits and benefits. For example, with each qualified employee hired, a company may earn $36,000 or more in state hiring tax credits over a 5-year period of time. Individuals, partnerships, and limited liability companies may claim a credit equal to the sales and use tax paid or incurred on the first $1 million of qualified machinery purchased. For corporations, the limit goes up to $20 million.

ABOUT VALENCIA (SANTA CLARITA VALLEY) LOCATION
About Valencia

Valencia is a part of City of Santa Clarita, located in North Los Angeles County. North of San Fernando Valley, just minutes from Burbank Airport. Here, some of the most successful entertainment, biomedical, technology, and aerospace companies in the world enjoy an unmatched quality of life, highly educated workforce, master planned communities & business parks, distinguished schools, and business incentives.

Whether it’s designing new technologies of tomorrow, producing number one rated television dramas, developing life-changing products, or creating world-class experiences, Santa Clarita is the ideal place to work that allows business leaders to focus on what they do best.

• Los Angeles International Airport 40 miles south
• Downtown Los Angeles 35 miles southeast
• Burbank Airport 25 miles south
• Antelope Valley (Palmdale, Lancaster) 35 miles northeast
• San Fernando Valley 8 miles south
• Port of Los Angeles 60 miles south
• Port Hueneme 30 miles west