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By Elaine Murphy Carlson
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2018 Palos Verdes homes sales for Monte Malaga neighborhood decreased to 40 single family homes sold compared to 43 in 2017.  Price per square foot for Monte Malaga houses that sold in 2018 increased to $719 compared from $710 in 2017, a 1.2% increase.  Average sales price for Monte Malaga homes ...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
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During the month of March 2019, the Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy is offering outdoor hikes/activities for Palos Verdes home owners to enjoy including bird walks, nature walks with naturalists and volunteer opportunities which are listed below. Special Events:  Nature & Me Storytime at ...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
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My favorite Palos Verdes Homes on the February 12, 2019, Palos Verdes real estate Broker’s Tour (31 homes had open houses today) are described below.  We currently have 164 single family Palos Verdes homes for sale ranging in price from $998,000 in Rancho Palos Verdes (The low in Eastview is $775...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
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Palos Verdes homes owners have an opportunity for some outdoor fun while enjoying a run/walk for a good cause.  Family Charity Pi Run/Walk will take place on Sunday, March 10, 2019, at Ernie Howlett Park from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.  This is wonderful event supports Doctors Without Borders and H...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
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The Cherry Blossoms are beginning to bloom and the Cherry Blossom Festival will be coming soon for Palos Verdes homes owners to see these beautiful blossoms at the South Coast Botanic Garden.  As they have a short blooming season, many believe that cherry blossoms symbolize the fleeting beauty of...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
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Palos Verdes real estate sales January 2019 for Palos Verdes homes decreased compared to December.  18 Palos Verdes houses sold in January compared to the 43 homes sold in December and decreased compared to the 42 homes that sold in January 2018.  There were 60 Palos Verdes single family homes pe...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
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The South Coast Botanic Garden which is sometimes called “The Jewel of the Peninsula,” has “free admission day” coming up which is a special gift for Palos Verdes homes owners to enjoy.  On the third Tuesday of every month, visitors are allowed to walk these gorgeous gardens to enjoy the blooming...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
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My favorite Palos Verdes Homes on the February 5, 2019, Palos Verdes real estate Broker’s Tour (14 homes had open houses today) are described below.  We currently have 157 single family Palos Verdes homes for sale ranging in price from $999,000 in Rancho Palos Verdes (The low in Eastview is $775,...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
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No matter how many times you may have been to the Palos Verdes tide pools, it always is an enjoyable visit.  I love the magic of seeing all the creatures living in the pools.  Palos Verdes homes owners are lucky to be surrounded by such wonderful tide pool areas. On Sunday, February 17, 2019, at...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
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Palos Verdes homes owners can enroll their children in the Palos Verdes Tennis Club’s Junior Program which is open for workouts year round.  The program not only introduces children from 4 to 17 years of age to the game of tennis, but has many different levels of play for children of all ages.  I...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
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2018 Palos Verdes homes sales for Lunada Bay/Margate neighborhood increased to 75 single family homes sold compared to 73 in 2017.  Price per square foot for Lunada Bay/Margate houses that sold in 2018 decreased to $714 compared from $733 in 2017, a -2.5% decrease.  Average sales price for Lunada...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
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Terranea Resort will be celebrating their special Romantic Valentine’s Day Dining.  They are adding specialty menus to please any palate.  Here are just a few of their offerings:   Mar’sel is offering a 5 course prix fix menu ($170) as well as wine parings for ($88).  The special menu will inclu...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
(RE/MAX Estates Properties)
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My favorite Palos Verdes Homes on the January 29, 2019, Palos Verdes real estate Broker’s Tour (26 homes had open houses today) are described below.  We currently have 151 single family Palos Verdes homes for sale ranging in price from $999,000 in Rancho Palos Verdes (The low in Eastview is $775,...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
(RE/MAX Estates Properties)
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The Palos Verdes Peninsula Senior Center is once again offering free income tax preparation to Palos Verdes homes owners through the AARP Tax-Aide Program.  These one hour sessions are held on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. beginning February 2, 2019, and ending on April 13, 2019.  In orde...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
(RE/MAX Estates Properties)
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In my January 17, 2019, article, I discussed the overall sales numbers for single family Palos Verdes homes sold in 2018 with an increase in the median sales price (7.2%), average price per square foot (3.6%), average sales price (5.4%), and a decrease in the number of homes sold  (7.5%).  Invent...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
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 Point Vicente Interpretive Center has started counting whales for the 2018/2019 Whale Watchingseason.  This famous landmark gives Palos Verdes homes owners a local center where they can go and watch these massive mammals off our coastline.   This season officially started December 1, 2018, and a...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
(RE/MAX Estates Properties)
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My favorite Palos Verdes Homes on the January 22, 2019, Palos Verdes real estate Broker’s Tour (15 homes had open houses today) are described below.  We currently have 143 single family Palos Verdes homes for sale ranging in price from $999,000 in Rancho Palos Verdes (The low in Eastview is $599,...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
(RE/MAX Estates Properties)
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Palos Verdes real estate single family home sales in the first 21 days of January 2019 are 12 homes which is a decrease from the 30 Palos Verdes homes sold in the first 21 days of December and a decrease from first 21 days of January 2018 (26).  (It may take an additional week for some sales to ...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
(RE/MAX Estates Properties)
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The 28th Annual AYSO Palos Verdes Spring Select League is now accepting applications for the upcoming season. The Spring Select League plays from February 23-24 through May 11-12, 2019.  This is open for boys and girls in the 10U, 12U, 14U and 16U age groups and is open to PSC, United, EXTRA, Sel...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
(RE/MAX Estates Properties)
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Palos Verdes real estate was strong in 2018 with increases in average sales price, median sales price, and price per square foot!   Median sales price in 2018 increased 7.2%.  2018 average sales price for Palos Verdes homes was $1,838,339 compared to $1,744,363 in 2017 – an increase of 5.4%.  Av...

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