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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!

January 2020 Newsletter

Dear Neighbor: I can hear Barbara Walters now – “This is 2020”.  In honor of 2020, let me be the first to employ hindsight in looking at the rather interesting real estate market in 2019:  at the beginning of 2019 we were just minding our business when the market got extremely active – by March or so there was almost nothing for sale and what there was was often selling at aberrantly high prices.  This came upon us unexpectedly and, if you’re one of my recent customers,...Continue Reading!

November 2019 Newsletter

                                                                                                                                                         November, 2019 Dear Neighbor: Greetings from out here in the trenches.  Did you see the recent article in BusinessInsider.com on the Top 10 zip codes where the wealthiest millennials in the country live?  According to the article there are 618,000 millennial millionaires in the country and, as you might expect, the bulk of them live in Silicon Valley and the surrounding area, but it was #10 and #1 on the list that got my attention:  #10 was 90275, which...Continue Reading!

Newly Listed in Mira Verde

Sold!  I told you not to wait.  A coveted end unit Malaga model with ocean view priced to sell.  This unit has 2 bedrooms + a storage room/desperation 3rd bedroom, 2 full baths, full feature kitchen, family room, living room with a high ceiling, fireplace, and private patio.  The second bedroom and full bath are both on this entry level.  Off the 2-car private garage is the storage room/office, as well as a full width storage room under the unit. A...Continue Reading!

Exclusive Ocean Crest Court — sold in 2 days!!

If you're looking for something unique and tucked away, 7 Ocean Crest Court has just come on the market for the first time since it was new.  Lovingly and meticulously maintained by the original owners, this end unit has a spectacular, unobstructable view of Santa Monica Bay, the coastline, and Channel Islands.  This is the largest townhouse floor plan on the Hill at 2544 square feet and can be either a 2 bedroom or 3 bedroom with direct entry from...Continue Reading!