Follow by Email
Palos Verdes Real Estate Market is Changing

Palos Verdes Real Estate Market is Changing

Posted by on Jun 28, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Tuesday is the day for Broker Open Houses on the hill.  This morning there are a whopping 52 properties on the list for brokers to see from 11-1.  Typically we can get to about 4 an hour and usually have to cover the same area to be able to make it to one every 15 […]

Is the Real Estate Market cooling down?

Posted by on Feb 26, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

The only thing constant about Real Estate is it’s always changing!   While there are markers suggesting where the market is going, they are not infallible but having been in this business long enough, we tend to know what to look for. There are certain markets that are different but connected.   New York, San […]

Rolling Hills Estates Real Estate Market Statistics

Rolling Hills Estates Real Estate Market Statistics

Posted by on Feb 6, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Rolling Hills Estates made big gains in terms of Real Estate in 2014. The year started out in January, 2014 with 9 active properties and only 2 closings.  The average sale price was $1,268,000 which was $423/SF. The year ended in December, 2014 with 9 still active but 10 closings!  Average sale price was up […]

Should I stage my home to sell?

Posted by on Nov 20, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

There is only one reply….YES!!   Every home can use staging whether it’s minor..things like moving furniture, adding or removing rugs and window treatments, accessorizing, artwork or major which would include painting, fixing, bringing in a whole home of new furniture, rugs, window treatments, art and accessories. I have a little craftsman beach house listed […]

How Do I Price My Home?

Posted by on Aug 22, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Pricing a home for sale is incredibly important.   The best advice is to hire a Realtor you trust.   Trusting your Realtor to price your home so that you get the highest possible offers, goes a long way. But…How do I know I can trust my Realtor?  Yes, some Real Estate agents exist who will […]

Mortgage rate predictions for 2014 and 2015

Posted by on Aug 18, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

The short story is, the time to buy and to sell is now.  The Feds have started the “tapering off” process of the economic stimulus plan of purchasing $85 billion in bonds each month.  Bonds are directly tied to interest rates.  Less demand for bonds (and the Feds are clearly the largest purchaser,) will lower […]

When Should I Sell?

Posted by on Aug 5, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

July has been one of the slowest months in Real Estate sales in 17 years.   Purchase applications for loans are way down and activity has come to almost a screeching halt.   Rates are still low. The Feds have announced they are “tapering” off buying bonds which directly affect interest rates.   They’ve already […]

Rancho Palos Verdes View Property

Posted by on Jun 25, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

New Listing!  6150 Arrowroot is a unique mid-century modern home on an expansive 15,000+SF flat lot.  Stunning ocean, Catalina and coastal views.  3 bedrooms plus enclosed sun porch that serves as a 4th bedroom or office.  2 full baths, completely gated property that is very private and serene.     Offered at $1,395,000

Palos Verdes Real Estate, How to Sell Your Home for More

Posted by on Jun 13, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

As we head into summer, the Real Estate market in Palos Verdes Estates is slowing down.  We are seeing more inventory and more price reductions as many buyers have backed off searching for a property in exchange for graduations, weddings and getting ready for summer vacations. It is even more important to have your home […]

China’s Real Estate bubble and how it will affect the U.S. Real Estate market

Posted by on May 29, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

One of the best and most comprehensive pieces I’ve seen on the bubble getting ready to burst in China.   China could be entering into a financial correction the world has not seen since the great depression.   In Real Estate markets that have seen a high volume of sales to Chinese nationals, like Palos […]