Explore Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
(RE/MAX Estates Properties)
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Today there were 26 homes on Broker's Tour.  We currently have 253 active single family homes for sale in Palos Verdes ranging in price from $599,000 (in Eastview) to $23,000,000.  My favorites today were:     Joan Zirkel's 6739 Vallon Drive, Rancho Palos Verdes (above left), is a 5 bedroom, 3 ba...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
(RE/MAX Estates Properties)
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Last week, I went to the Bowers Museum in Santa Ana to view the Terra Cotta Warriors, the Guardians of China's First Emperor.  It was fabulous!  I highly recommend it.  It was very well organized.  We had tickets for 10:00 am,  only stood in line for a few minutes and then were given an audio pho...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
(RE/MAX Estates Properties)
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Palos Verdes students have exceeded the prior years API scores as reported by the State of Calilfornia Department of Education. The new 2007-2008 Accountability Progress Report is available and shows the Palos Verdes Unified School District with a score of 899 with 9,127 studests included.  The s...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
(RE/MAX Estates Properties)
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Summer of 2009, Palos Verdes Peninsula will have its first hotel and a luxury hotel no less.  Terranea Resort will have 400 rooms, a spa/fitness center (25,000 square feet), three restauants, three swimming pools, a 9-hole golf course,  meeting rooms (63,000 square feet), a wedding venue, an ampi...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
(RE/MAX Estates Properties)
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Tuesday there were 22 homes on Broker's Tour.  We currently have 258 active single family homes for sale in Palos Verdes.    My  favorites today were:                     Al D'Amico's 12 Pony Lane, Rolling Hills Estates (above top), is a 3 bedroom, 2 bath, 2317 square foot home for $1,575,000.  T...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
(RE/MAX Estates Properties)
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A recent article in the Los Angeles Times Real Estate Section reported the ten Southern California cities with the highest increase in sales prices for single family residences for the first quarter of 2008 compared with the same period last year.  Both zip codes on the Palos Verdes Peninsula wer...

By ELAINE MALLON, CRS, CIAS, Broker -- Luxury Real Estate
(Rodeo Realty)
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"Move Up Buyers" -- those selling less expensive homes for a larger, more expensive property -- can reap BIG benefits in the 2008 market.  The reason is simple:  If the market is down, the discount gained on the more expensive property purchased will outweigh the profit lost on your current home ...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
(RE/MAX Estates Properties)
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The 21st Annual Palos Verdes Street Fair and Music Festival takes place this weekend.  The theme this year is "Going Green" and will feature "Green Street" with exhibitors giving away free energy-efficient light bulbs, eco-friendly shopping bags and lots of free merchandise.  There will also be d...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
(RE/MAX Estates Properties)
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Palos Verdes Peninsula is actually composed of 4 different cities - Palos Verdes Estates, Rancho Palos Verdes Estates, Rolling Hills and Rolling Hills Estates (and 2 Los Angeles County areas known as Westfield and Academy Hills).  They are all part of the Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School Dis...

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 Monday May 19th. There are currently 233 homes for sale in Palos Verdes. The average market time for the Peninsula as a whole is 82 days. Currently the lowest priced home is listed for $895,000. The average asking price for homes in the area is $2,487,157. The average home is 3,60...

By Norma Toering Broker for Palos Verdes and Beach Cities, Palos Verdes Luxury Homes in L.A.
(Charlemagne International Properties)
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Spring is in the air and real estate is on the move in Palos Verdes!  The number of homes in escrow is up as well as the number of closed sales.  That's good news for sellers and buyers.72 Single Family Homes are in escrow260 Single Family Homes are currently for sale108 Single Family Homes have ...

By Mary Thomas BH,MB,HB, PV, Estates LA+, Mary C. Thomas Your Agent around the Globe
( Remax Estates Properties)
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  Peninsula Sports Camps 2008Picture courtesy of /www1.istockphoto.com/ It's time to sign up for the Peninsula Sports Camps, and they are as follows:Check out these great sport camps by Scott Osborn- Enrollments open "Busy minds are happy minds and busy hands have no time to be idle or video brai...

By Mary Thomas BH,MB,HB, PV, Estates LA+, Mary C. Thomas Your Agent around the Globe
( Remax Estates Properties)
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 Never look down on anybody unless you're helping to pick them up.    This is an awesome email for all of us who have ever lost someone and especially dedicated to Victims of 911 and their families.Stacy Randall is a talented writer  I was sent this by a friend.       'MEET ME IN THE STAIRWELL' B...

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 ARE A FEW EASTER EGG HUNTS AND PENINSULA MALL HAS BREAKFAST WITH THE EASTER BUNNY.iF YOU WOULD LIKE TO AD YOUR CHURCH EVENT OR COMMUNITY EVENT TO MY MONTHLY EVENT BLOG, PLEASE JUST EMAIL ME AND SEND THE PICTURES TOO. I WILL BE MORE THAN HAPPY TO AD YOUR PALOS VERDES EVENT TO MY CALENDAR. HAP...

By Mary Thomas BH,MB,HB, PV, Estates LA+, Mary C. Thomas Your Agent around the Globe
( Remax Estates Properties)
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Did you know that most schools will not and do not have testing for Attention Deficit Disorder or ADHDUnless your child is bouncing off the walls and may have adhd ,most schools do not have testing for ADD. I was very surprised to find out that schools can not test for ADD. These children can sli...

By Mary Thomas BH,MB,HB, PV, Estates LA+, Mary C. Thomas Your Agent around the Globe
( Remax Estates Properties)
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] FOR ALL THE PARENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN AT SCHOOLS, TAKE NOTE OF THIS WARNING>>>I CHECKED THIS OUT ON SNOPES.COM AND IT IT TRUE, so please pass this on to keep our children safe.  This is just terrible and I hope this will help protect all our kids.>>>>I received this email from mysister in NY. P...

By Mary Thomas BH,MB,HB, PV, Estates LA+, Mary C. Thomas Your Agent around the Globe
( Remax Estates Properties)
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 Pictures Courtesy of Google images Teen violence site Look New Road Fund for California Roads totalling $397 Million- California?and cut School Education Funds by $14 Billion California? Speak to the Governor or Find California Left Behind in  Education!!                                         ...

By Mary Thomas BH,MB,HB, PV, Estates LA+, Mary C. Thomas Your Agent around the Globe
( Remax Estates Properties)
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All you hear on the news is housing market in trouble , foreclosures everywhere. California the worst hit. Housing market getting bad press and apparently, Palos Verdes Home Owners decided to listen.The number of Palos Verdes Homes Sold are at an all time low. Palos Verdes have held off on placin...

By Norma Toering Broker for Palos Verdes and Beach Cities, Palos Verdes Luxury Homes in L.A.
(Charlemagne International Properties)
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Spring is in the air.  Real estate sold signs are popping up faster than the spring flowers.  Here are the statistics for the entire Palos Verdes Peninsula for February 2008. 20 Single Family Homes Closed Escrow in February     1 Home sold above list price.     2 Homes sold at list price.     17 ...

By Norma Toering Broker for Palos Verdes and Beach Cities, Palos Verdes Luxury Homes in L.A.
(Charlemagne International Properties)
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  Next week I'll be showing a Palos Verdes buyer who wants a one level home with no stairs-no step down living room, or steps up or down to the garage.  I previewed several one levels in search of a "step free" house. After eight or nine houses they all began to look alike.  I found myself making...

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