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There is a small area at the northern part of the Palos Verdes Peninsula within the boundaries of the City of Rolling Hills Estates which is in an unincorporated area and is governed only by the County of Los Angeles. This area is the  residential area on either side of Crenshaw Boulevard,south o...

By Maureen Megowan, Palos Verdes Real Estate Blog
(Remax Estate Properties - )
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This area beginning in 1944, before Hawthorne was extended past the current Via Valmonte, was a diatomaceous earth (dicalite) mine, that extended into the area now occupied by the Hillside Village shopping center. This mine at one time contained 300 acres and had been leased by the Great Lakes Ca...

By Norma Toering Broker for Palos Verdes and Beach Cities, Palos Verdes Luxury Homes in L.A.
(Charlemagne International Properties)
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You're ready to sell your home, but the market is heading south with no signs of an imminent turnaround.  What's a Seller to do?1.  Prepare your property and yourself.  If it's been several years or decades since you moved, one of the most profitable things you can do is revisit your property wit...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
(RE/MAX Estates Properties)
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  Walker Williams, Superintendent of Palos Verdes Unified School District, spoke at our Remax meeting.  Our schools are one of the reasons that Palos Verdes real estate is so desirable.   Here are some interesting facts from his presentation: There are approximately 12,000 students in our distric...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
(RE/MAX Estates Properties)
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Statistics for the month of July for Palos Verdes Real Estate are available and the results were mixed again for July - more closed escrows and less pending sales.  There were 38 closed escrows and 45 pending sales in June vs. 48 closed escrows and 21 pending sales in July.  The days on market f...

By Mary Thomas BH,MB,HB, PV, Estates LA+, Mary C. Thomas Your Agent around the Globe
( Remax Estates Properties)
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Here is a list of great parks and beaches from the Palos Verdes Mom's club. My favorites too...These are great spots especially for stay home moms to take their toddlers. Here is the link for the PV Mom's Club:http://pvmomsclub.com/guide.html FAVORITE PARKS Ryan Park 30359 Hawthorne Blvd.  Newer...

By Mary Thomas BH,MB,HB, PV, Estates LA+, Mary C. Thomas Your Agent around the Globe
( Remax Estates Properties)
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City Guide Your copy of the PV MOMS Club's The Essential Guide to Palos Verdes is here! Our members have gathered information on the best family activities and services in Palos Verdes and surrounding areas. It is not meant to be a comprehensive list, but a list of the tried and truly recommended...

By Mary Thomas BH,MB,HB, PV, Estates LA+, Mary C. Thomas Your Agent around the Globe
( Remax Estates Properties)
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 This is a great club for stay home Moms that are new to the Palos Verdes Peninsula or new to stay home moms. Here is the link and the website. Don't miss the City Guide , it is packed with inexpensive places to go all over the Southern California Area, Musems, Parks, Restaurants. Click on this s...

By Rachel Martiens and Kathy Tyndall = The Tyndall Team, Love Living In The South Bay
(RE/MAX ESTATE PROPERTIES)
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Hello,   Today is Tuesday August 19th and there are currently six short sales for sale in P.V. One is a two bedroom condo in Rolling Hills Estates priced at $379,000! Wow, what a deal! There are three R.P.V. homes all with five bedrooms for sale. The first is $1.7. The second is $1.498 and lastly...

By Norma Toering Broker for Palos Verdes and Beach Cities, Palos Verdes Luxury Homes in L.A.
(Charlemagne International Properties)
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If you have a vacant property on the market for several months and have not received an acceptable offer, perhaps it's time to consider other options: 1.  Improve the CONDITION is usually my first suggestion. 2.  Reduce the PRICE. I know as a Seller this is not what you want to hear, but facts ar...

By Maureen Megowan, Palos Verdes Real Estate Blog
(Remax Estate Properties - )
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One of the stops on my recent European Mediterranean Cruise on Carnival Cruise lines was the ancient walled city of Dubrovnik, Croatia. This was one of the highlights of the trip and was an amazing adventure. If you visit the city, make sure that you pay the nominal fee and walk the full 2 mile w...

By Maureen Megowan, Palos Verdes Real Estate Blog
(Remax Estate Properties - )
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Part of my recent trip to Europe on a Carnival Mediterranean 12 day cruise was a day excursion to the Amalfi Coast. The drive is about a 2 hour drive on an unbelievably narrow and winding road about 200 feet above the ocean. It is very beautiful.      If you would like to see more pictures go to ...

By Maureen Megowan, Palos Verdes Real Estate Blog
(Remax Estate Properties - )
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Villa Narcissa, more commonly referred to as the Vanderlip Mansion, was constructed by Frank Vanderlip in the 1920's, and was one of the first homes constgructed on the Palos Verdes Peninsula. Frank Vanderlip is known as "The Father of Palos Verdes". During the 1940's, Villa Narcissa, then occup...

By Maureen Megowan, Palos Verdes Real Estate Blog
(Remax Estate Properties - )
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I have specialized training in serving the real estate needs of our Senior Citizens, and have received the Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES) designation The Palos Verdes Peninsula has several assisted living facilites to enable the Peninsula Senior Citizens to continue to live close to friend...

By Maureen Megowan, Palos Verdes Real Estate Blog
(Remax Estate Properties - )
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The Palos Verdes Peninsula has many wonderful venues which provide the residents of the Palos Verdes Peninsula in the cities of Palos Verdes Estates, Rancho Palos Verdes, Rolling Hills, and Rolling Hills Estates with the opportunity to enjoy culture and the arts. One of the most important of thes...

By Maureen Megowan, Palos Verdes Real Estate Blog
(Remax Estate Properties - )
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The Palos Verdes Peninsula, including the cities of Palos Verdes Estates, Rancho Palos Verdes, Rolling Hills Estates, and Rolling Hills has some of the best parks, sports and receration opportunities in Southern California.   Palos Verdes Estates offers several amenities to its residents includin...

By Maureen Megowan, Palos Verdes Real Estate Blog
(Remax Estate Properties - )
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The Palos Verdes Art Jury is run by the Palos Verdes Homeowners Association, which through deed restrictions on property in Palo Verdes Estates and the Miraleste area of Rancho Palos Verdes controls the artistic character of all home improvement and new construction in those areas. Any change to ...

By Maureen Megowan, Palos Verdes Real Estate Blog
(Remax Estate Properties - )
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The Palos Verdes Peninsula has some of the world's best golf courses that we can enjoy year around. The Trump National Golf Course is considered the world's most expensive golf course ever constructed primarily due to the 18th hole sliding into the ocean several years ago and requiring millions ...

By Maureen Megowan, Palos Verdes Real Estate Blog
(Remax Estate Properties - )
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The State of California now has a great website to compare information about the schools in an area, with information about test scores, Advanced Placement Courses, student/teachere ratio, per student spending, and much more!  I also have a page on my website that has a great deal of information ...

By ELAINE MALLON, CRS, CIAS, Broker -- Luxury Real Estate
(Rodeo Realty)
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Those selling their homes in today's 'soft' market can maximize their net profits if they know how to read the market, price & stage their home correctly, manage the industry nuances and their own expectations, and if they have the right real estate professional on their side. "For sellers to wal...

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