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All articles I’ve written on real estate for the last 10 or so years. Earlier than that, I’ll have to mail them to you

March 2019 Newsletter

                                                                                                                                                                  March, 2019 Dear Neighbor: The word is out!  Did you see USA Today Online where Palos Verdes Estates was ranked the best city in California in which to live?  Not one of the top 10, or top 5, but the best.  Housing prices are currently on a very slow downward trend.  There is still a shortage of homes for sale, which is working against an otherwise more rapid decline.  Remember the “no doc” loans of the early 2000’s, where the lender just...Continue Reading!

All articles I’ve written on real estate for the last 10 or so years. Earlier than that, I’ll have to mail them to you

Palos Verdes Estates Ranked as Best City in California in Which to Live!

Palos Verdes Real Estate

CALIFORNIA   FOCQUS, LLC / GETTY IMAGES   Population: 13,582 5 yr. population change: +1.3 percent Median home value: $1,609,500 Median household income: $200,766 Located along the Pacific Coast less than 30 miles from Los Angeles, Palos Verdes Estates is the best place in California to live. One of the wealthiest neighborhoods in the country, the typical household earns over $200,000 a year, more than triple the national median household income of $55,322. Crime is virtually unheard of in Palos Verdes Estates as its...Continue Reading!

All articles I’ve written on real estate for the last 10 or so years. Earlier than that, I’ll have to mail them to you

The Lanes — 18 Buckskin Lane, RHE — Closed Escrow 4/12/19

Tucked away on Buckskin Lane is this lovely oasis -- out in the country, but convenient for daily commute. The magnificently remodeled kitchen features professional grade appliances, a breakfast nook, and overlooks the manicured rear garden and spectacular pool area, which includes not only the pool and spa, but also an actual river that runs alongside. The sunken living room overlooks the pool and includes a wood-burning fireplace, while the adjacent formal dining room also has a nice view of...Continue Reading!

All articles I’ve written on real estate for the last 10 or so years. Earlier than that, I’ll have to mail them to you

South Shores Racquet Club! In Escrow — Sold!

A rare end unit in the South Shores Racquet Club!  At 2011 square feet of living area, one of the larger units in the complex, this lovely home has 2 good sized bedrooms plus an office, and a nice view of the coastline, ocean, and Catalina Island.  Immaculately maintained and in turn-key condition.  Outstanding association amenities include pool, spa, sauna, tennis courts, generous greenbelts, and controlled access.  Now just $698,000! [ngg_images source="galleries" container_ids="81" display_type="photocrati-nextgen_basic_thumbnails" override_thumbnail_settings="0" thumbnail_width="300" thumbnail_height="225" thumbnail_crop="1" images_per_page="20" number_of_columns="0" ajax_pagination="0"...Continue Reading!