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Things You Always Wondered About Palos Verdes

Palos Verdes Real Estate

I wrote this in 2007, but to make it easier to find, I've moved it to the top of the heap: A lot of things have happened in Palos Verdes during my 68-year residency some of which, distressingly, are now ancient history. I see a lot of misinformation on websites by realtors attempting to portray themselves as Palos Verdes experts, but I am here to say that I witnessed most of the following myself and this is how it was.  I am...Continue Reading!

July 2018 Newsletter

Dear Neighbor: The real estate market goes thru cycles as you know, and this one at 10 years is getting a bit long in the tooth. I’ve given up trying to predict the future, but there are more houses on the market now than at any time in the past few years, though admittedly the past few years have seen the fewest houses for sale that I can remember in my 33 years in this business. Interest rates remain...Continue Reading!

Just Listed in Grandview Estates, RPV

The ideal family home located on a corner lot in upscale Grandview Estates.  Walking distance to highly sought after Silver Spur Elementary School, Peninsula High, and the Peninsula Shopping Center, this lovely one level home is remodeled throughout and in turn-key condition with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, full feature kitchen with breakfast bar, and 2 car garage.  Grandview Estates has only one entrance, so there is very little traffic.  $1,097,000 and don't wait! Sorry, this sold within a week. [ngg_images...Continue Reading!

Just Reduced $100K in Upper Lunada Bay! Open House Sat and Sun July 7 & 8 1-4

This is a spectacular 3521 square foot estate in upper Lunada Bay, that has just been reduced to the bargain price of $2,395,000.  Sitting on a lot of over 1/3 acre, this home features 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, family room, formal dining room, large island kitchen with breakfast area, spacious master suite with his and hers walk in closets, spa tub, etc, and a magnificent and huge rear garden with a large pool, spa, fountain, and fire pit.  All front...Continue Reading!

May 2018 Newsletter

Dear Neighbor: Interest rates have begun to rise, as you’ve no doubt heard in the news.  As if there wasn’t enough pressure on inventory, this has caused more, as buyers do not want to miss out on these low rates.  If you’re a seller, this is a good time for you; one of the reasons prices have risen to all-time highs is that the historically low rates have made the current record high prices affordable.  Once the rates have risen to...Continue Reading!