Bel Air was founded by Alphonzo Bell in 1923 as part of a grand master planned community. Bel Air has and continues to exude the elegance and grandeur that those familiar with it have come to expect. The neighboring cities of Bel Air, Holmby Hills and Beverly Hills comprise the Platinum Triangle, a term that denotes the three affluent communities which are located closely to one another.
Those looking for a scenic retreat that is still close to the activity of downtown Los Angeles, find this to be an ideal location. In fact, it has been an attractive option for many celebrities, athletes and other prosperous individuals who reside in the Los Angeles area.