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FIND YOUR PLACE.

Grand Cape Cod

in Lunada Bay

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OFFERED BY RAJU CHHABRIA | SHOREWOOD REALTORS JOHN WITHERSPOON | SOUTH BAY BROKERS


INVENTORY IS REALLY LOW...

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THIS HOME, THIS VIEW, AND WAIT ‘TIL YOU SEE THE INSIDE BRAND NEW CONSTRUCTION IN THE PRESTIGIOUS MANHATTAN BEACH HILL SECTION 1026 1ST STREET, MANHATTAN BEACH This gorgeous Santa Barbara Coastal home offers tremendous views, has a timeless, comfortable elegance that is enhanced by stone and rustic wide plank hardwood floors, natural wood beamed and coved ceiling details, with covered decks that expand the living space. · · · · ·

5 Bedrooms with 4 full Baths, 4,000 Square Feet, Including the Basement A Beautiful Private Yard The Great Room Facing Unblockable Views with a covered balcony that Extends the Living Space through Pocketing Doors Custom Cabinetry and Ironwork Elevator Ready and Smart Home Ready

OFFERED AT $3,500,122 www.1026First.com


WALK STREET ESTATE 204 16TH STREET, MANHATTAN BEACH This spectacular Italian inspired home was built by Matt Morris Development in 2008 and has excellent ocean views. The interior space flows romantically through this exceptional floor plan and the quality and detail is unsurpassed: from the stone and hardwood floors, to the custom wood and glass French doors. · · · · · ·

4 Bedrooms + Office and 5 Baths, 4,285 Square Feet of Living Space Wide Plank Hand Distresses Hickory Pecan Wood Flooring Throughout Lots of Outdoor Living Space, Terrific Stone-Walled Wine Cellar Lower Family Room with an Office Alcove and an Incredible Wet Bar Just Steps to the Beach and Downtown on the Best Walk-Street North of the Pier 3 Car Garage and 3 Stop Elevator

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RobertFreedman 310-291-7779


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618 Via del Monte, Palos Verdes Estates Great Buy! Unbelievable! Panoramic Queen’s necklace, beach, ocean, coastline, and city views from all major rooms in this exclusive Malaga Cove section of Palos Verdes Estates! This is one of the few gated homes with a circular driveway on scenic Via del Monte. The interior was completed in 2006, a renowned designer’s own home with custom details throughout! Excellent open floor plan, great for entertaining as well as practical everyday living. Unique fireplaces in both the family and living rooms. The gourmet kitchen is stylish and modern. Master suite has a two way fireplace, walk-in closet, and balcony with a view. The other 3 bedrooms are all suites with spectacular baths. The backyard has multiple entertaining areas with a beautiful full wall waterfall, built-in BBQ/service counters and fabulous views. Two huge storage rooms are next to the garage. There is a setup available for an elevator, and plenty of room for a pool! Will not last!

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$2,699,000

769 Via del Monte, Palos Verdes Estates

1429 Via Cataluna, Palos Verdes Estates

32759 Seagate Dr. Unit E, Rancho Palos Verdes

Panoramic city, ocean, and entire Queen’s Necklace to Malibu and beyond! Mediterranean home with simple & understated elegance. 3,461 sq ft of interior space with 4 bd/4ba and appx 2000 sq ft of outdoor view terraces on each of 3 levels.

This 4,387 square foot home has 6 bedrooms and 4 baths with a lovely center court yard featuring a Jacuzzi, fountain, built-in barbecue and large grass area on a 15,900 square foot lot.

Penthouse ocean front building with one of the best views of the Palos Verdes coastline. Lovely floor plan with two spacious bedrooms, large balcony, huge living and dining area, of appx 1,600 sq ft.

$2,398,000 www.769ViadelMonte.com

$2,298,000 www.1429ViaCataluna.com

$769,000


Palos Verdes’ Finest Homes & Estates for over 32 years!

4108 Sea Horse Lane, Rancho Palos Verdes

2525 E Ocean Boulevard, Long Beach

This is the only gated and guarded private beach in all of Palos Verdes! 3bd/3ba, one-level home on 8,396 square foot lot.

Unobstructed ocean, Queen Mary, and harbor views. 4bd/4.5ba, 4,100 sq ft on R-2 lot. Parking for 7 cars.

$1,290,000 www.PrivateBeachinRPV.com

$1,950,000

www.OceanFrontLongBeach.com

916 Via del Monte, Palos Verdes Estates

8 San Miguel, Rolling Hills Estates

5858 Ocean Terrace Dr, Rancho Palos Verdes

City views. 4,443 sq ft, 4 bd/4ba, multiple balconies, and pool/spa. Street-to-street lot stretches over 17,000 sq ft.

Turn-key condition! One-level home has 4,260 sq ft with 4bd/7ba, and an office. Gated community, 4 car garage, and a pool/spa.

Rests above the bluffs w/ extraordinary views of ocean, Catalina, & coastline. 5,350 sq ft, 4 bd/4.5ba + a library on 1/2 acre.

$2,695,000 www.916ViadelMonte.com

$2,790,000 www.8SanMiguel.com

$3,100,000 www.5858OceanTerrace.com

Unusual Luxury Estate in Rolling Hills

824 Via del Monte, Palos Verdes Estates

Designed By a Celebrity Athlete

Expansive 12,000 square foot estate on 2 acre lot features 6 bedrooms, 8 baths, and 2 offices. Three star chef’s kitchen, huge master suite with sitting area, walk-in closet, fireplace, wine cellar, game room and movie theater, this home has it all!

Unbelievable ocean, coastline and Queen’s Necklace views. Rare custom built Villa: appx. 10,000 sq ft, 5 bedrooms, 6.5 baths, 1 indoor and 1 outdoor pool/spa, guest house, and multiple courtyards/outdoor entertaining areas.

Secluded 9,422 square feet with panoramic ocean views situated on over a 30,000 sq ft lot. 7 bedrooms, 9 baths, huge, high ceiling library, wine/cigar cellar, pool/spa, 9 car garage, and desirable n/s tennis court.

$6,250,000 www.5Sagebrush.com

$5,995,000 www.ParadiseFoundinPVE.com

$6,500,000 www.ViaCoronel1696.com

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5 BLOCKS TO THE BEACH

$1,379,000

3 bedroom, 2 bath cottage, Walk to Grandview Elementary, Live Oak Park & the beach! gourmet kitchen w/ slab granite counters, farmhouse sink & computer desk area. 1,445 sf. (buyer to verify).

4 BLOCKS TO THE BEACH $799,000 3 bedrooms + office/playroom & 2.5 baths, 2 car garage, gourmet kitchen w/ stainless appliances & slab granite counters, formal dining room. 2,006 sf (buyer to verify)

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ONE BLOCK TO HERMOSA SAND

ONE BLOCK TO MANHATTAN SAND

Amazing indoor/outdoor walk-street living. 6 bedrooms,

walk-street, west of highland. 4 bedrooms, 4.5 baths,

5.5 baths, 4,100 sf, Rooftop deck w/ bbq & hot tub, built in 2012

4,264 sf, gourmet kitchen, 3-stop elevator, 5 balconies

$5,250,000

$4,999,888

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COMING SOON! BEAUTIFUL CUSTOM ROLLING HILLS ESTATE HOME 4 beds | 4.5 baths Over 3000 sq. ft. (BTV) on a 27,000 sq. ft. Lot Located on a cul de sac in the “Masongate” area Canyon Views High end finishes throughout Equestrian facility w/ 4 stall barn, 2 turnouts, and direct access to trail

call for details

REMODELED FAMILY HOME IN HOLLYWOOD RIVIERA 4 beds + office | 3 bath 2500 sq. ft. (BTV) High end finishes throughout Great open floor plan and perfect for entertaining

call for details

REMODELED CAPE COD IN EAST MANHATTAN BEACH 3 bed with office | 2.5 bath 1400 sq. ft. (BTV) Large backyard and close walk to Meadows Elementary

call for details

JOHN 2010 #1 Top Producing Agent

GIOVANNI 2012 #1 Top Producing Agent

310 546 7611

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206 VIA EL TORO, REDONDO BEACH (LOWER RIVIERA) 3 BED / 3 BATH / NEW CONSTRUCTION WITH AN EXTREMELY LARGE FLAT LOT WITH HUGE BUILDING POTENTIAL.

$1,750,000 $1,699,000

Unlisted Properties- Coming Soon! $1,399,000

$939,000

$1,599,000

$1,999,000

HOLLYWOOD RIVIERA

NORTH REDONDO BEACH

HERMOSA HILLS

5 Bedroom 2,000 sq. ft. (approx.)

3 Bedroom 2 Bathroom 8,800 sq. ft. lot

4 Bedroom 3 Baths 3,100 sq. ft.

MANHATTAN BEACH (NORTH SAND SECTION)

Completely Renovated Beautiful Modern Design Large grass yard Completion in Summer

Single Family Residence Detached Garage Hardwood Floors Updated Kitchen

2,500 est. sq. ft. Ocean View Zoned Single Family Currently used as triplex

5,000 sq. ft. lot Updated Kitchen Private Backyard

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South Bay Internet Search Trends – What Home Buyers Are Looking For Now:

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Redondo Beach $701k to $1.1M

2

Palos Verdes $1.1M to $1.7M

All information from reliable sources but not guaranteed. Buyer and Buyer’s Agent to verify. DRE# 01863340

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Manhattan Beach $1.1M to $1.7M


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511 N. IRENA #D, REDONDO BEACH 4 BED / 3 BATH / 2,500 EST. SQ. FT. NEWLY REMODELED W/ OCEAN VIEWS

$899,000

3536 LARIAT LANE, ROLLING HILLS ESTATES 3 BED / 2 BATH / 1,895 SQ. FT. CHARMING HOME - PRISTINE CONDITION

$1,099,000

Tony’s Blog I’m a data freak and you’ll often find me buried in the MLS system searching for market data truths. So what have we learned in the month of May for 2013: 1) The best place to get a ‘deal’ was Palos Verdes Estates with the Listed to Sold price being just 1.4% off the list price compared to the most competitive market of Hermosa Beach where the average sold price was .7% higher than the list price! 2) Average Price Per Square Foot “PPF” skyrocketed in three markets year over year with North Redondo Beach jumping 12.9%, Manhattan Beach up 16.1%, and Rolling Hills Estates up huge at 21.1%. Now, I should mention this is a very general report lumping all property types into one formula however the message of a robust South Bay real estate marketplace is quite consistent. If you would like an individual report of your properties valuation performance in recent months, please email me directly at Tony@BeachCityTony.com.

Visit Tony’s web site to see up-to-date listings, property photos, videos, blog and more!

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English Tudor in the heart of Valmonte. Loads of character and charm in this picture perfect 3,300 sq ft, 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath Palos Verdes Estates home. $1,599,000.

CHRIS ADLAM 310.493.7216 www.chrisadlam.com Peninsula Sotheby’s International Realty

Gorgeous 5 bedroom home with over 4700 sq ft and an additional 1000 sq ft bonus room! Lots of space inside and out with beautiful, lush landscaping, pool, spa, outdoor fireplace & entertaining patio. $1,999,000.


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PANORAMIC OCEAN VIEWS, VERY QUIET STREET. WIDE OPEN FLOOR PLAN WITH 3000 SQ FT OF LIVING SPACE VERY RARE AND HARD TO FIND IN SAND SECTION MB! IMMACULATELY MAINTAINED BY ORIGINAL OWNER. TURNKEY CONDITION.

736 GOULD AVENUE | UNIT 27 | HERMOSA BEACH Unobstructable ocean views from Catalina to Malibu, walk to Hermosa Beach downtown district, restaurants, shops and schools. All three bedrooms on one level. Large ocean view deck - great for entertaining!

This custom sand section town home welcomes you in with an open and fluid floor plan. The Tuscan style home features 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths with top-of-the-line materials and finishes throughout. Built to order for owners with an eye to detail and immaculately maintained, you will love the dark Walnut hardwood floors, the custom cabinets, granite counter tops, 3 Stopelevator, air conditioning system, and custom built-ins everywhere for tons of storage.

Co-listed with Chris Hernandez.

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OFFERED AT: $2,689,000

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A Lifestyle Home Enjoy Alfresco Living in this distinctive backyard, unique in size to homes in Hermosa Beach. Featured is a traditional floor plan with 3 bedrooms, an updated granite kitchen with stainless appliances, a kitchen pantry, updated bathrooms, hardwood floors throughout, updated windows and doors, a carriage-style garage door and custom exterior lighting that enhances this home’s outdoor living area. The Walk Score® is 83 out of 100 and close to shopping, entertainments, schools, parks, churches and restaurants. Open House June 8th and 9th: Saturday 1pm-4pm | Sunday 2pm-4pm. Call for details.

Offered at $865,000 CANDICE CARPENTER GREGGEILMAN RE/MAX Estate Properties 310.896.5316

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25 HILLCREST MANOR, ROLLING HILLS ESTATES 4 BEDROOM | 5 BATHROOM | 4696 SQ FT Sophisticated, custom California ranch estate on a quiet cul-de-sac. This luxury home is perfect for living & entertaining. It boasts 4 Bedrooms, + office, 4.5 baths, large loft area. Approximately 4696 SF of living space on 1/2 acre park-like lot. This lovely retreat welcomes you in with its stately front lawn, wrap-around porch and mature trees. The impressive entryway leads into the foyer, formal living and dining rooms with a grand staircase and two-story cathedral ceilings. The spacious open-flow floor plan boasts a gourmet kitchen, walk-in pantry, Sub-Zero, Viking and Bosch stainless appliances. Oversized island with prep sink, opens up to breakfast nook & family room with sliding doors leading to the professionally landscaped back yard with salt water pool, spa, flagstone patio and fire pit. This home features a spacious master suite with vaulted ceilings, fireplace, seating area and luxurious bathroom. High end finishes thru out include premium granite, marble, custom window coverings, custom millwork and 4 fireplaces. Enjoy a comfortable lifestyle in a congenial neighborhood. Walk to local intermediate school; close to parks, shopping center and Terranea Resort.

Offered at $2,400,000

MAUREEN LEE 310.489.8166

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Los Verdes

RESORT STYLE HOME

6914 Alta Vista Dr Rancho Palos Verdes 5 BD / 6.5BA | 6,678 sq ft | Custom built in 2001 Perfect for Entertaining, Separate Guest Quarters

$13,000/mo.

FOR LEASE

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$2,950/mo

$3,600/mo

priced in the mid $600’s

“Village On Oak” in Torrance 1800 Oak St #621 2 BD / 2.5 BA 1,490 SF Sunny and Bright Corner Unit

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13029 Central Ave #404 Manhattan Beach Adjacent 2 BD / 2 BA 1,548 SF Top Floor Front Facing Unit

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4-PLEX SOUTH REDONDO ALL AMERICAN CRAFTSMAN • Lot Aprx 7,300 Sq Ft *Buyer to verify • Potential for Ocean Views + Development • 4 Units (All 1 Beds, 1 Bath) +

Additional 1 Beds, 1 Bath *Not Permitted • Close to Beach, Shopping & Restaurants • Great Investment Property Located in Wonderful South Redondo

117 S HELBERTA AVE LOWEST PRICED 4-PLEX

$1,399,000 NEW LISTING!

MANHATTAN SAND SECTION COMPLETELY REMODELED OCEAN VIEW TOWN HOME • Aprx 1850 Sq Ft *Buyer to verify • 2 Short Blocks to Beach • 3 Beds, 3.5 Baths • Extensive Remodel - Kitchen/Baths • New Distressed Hardwood Floors • 2 Car Garage + 2 Parking Spaces • Walk to Downtown Shops, Dining & Beach

441 MARINE AVE

PALOS VERDES ESTATES | MALAGA COVE • 10,000 Sq Ft of Interior Space

WONT LAST @

$1,595,000

• 5 Bedrooms + 1000 Sq Ft Guest House

• Two Swimming Pools - One Indoor and One Outdoor • Multiple Courtyards and Outdoor Entertaining Spaces • Romantic Master Suite

• A Spacious Living Room & Enchanting Dining Room

• Comfortable Family Room Next to the Well-appointed Kitchen

824 VIA DEL MONTE

$5,995,000

NEW LISTING!

SOUTH REDONDO REAR UNIT TOWN HOME • Aprx 3200 Sq Ft *Buyer to verify • Private rear yard • 4 Beds + Media Room/Family Room • 3.5 Baths • Light & Bright • Extensive Recent Remodel Kitchen/Baths Viking Appliances

125 S. JUANITA UNIT C PRICED TO SELL FAST!

$1,069,000

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Coming Soon! 319 30TH STREET MANHATTAN BEACH SAND SECTION DUPLEX unit 1: 3 bedroom, 2 bath, two stories. unit 2: Top floor, 2 bedroom, den and 2 baths, HUGE views! 3 car garage, storage room, and large sun deck.

$2,400,000

OUR FOCUS / MISSION. We believe in quality NOT quantity. This means we are dedicated to providing you A-list service through our own commitment, plus the support of Shorewood Realtors, the #1 independent brokerage in LA County. Our experience, knowledge of the South Bay and dedication to our clients make us an easy choice, but our passion to find you just the right opportunity makes us second to none. We are always available in person. We listen to you and make it a point to take your best interest as if they were our own. After all, you’re our neighbor and we’re going to treat you that way.

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PALOS VERDES DRIVE EAST RANCHO PALOS VERDES 4 Bedrooms + Den, 3 Bathrooms, 2813 sq ft Home (Per Appraiser) 21,117 sq ft Mostly Flat and Usable Lot 1 Story Residence Beautifully and Extensively Remodeled and Updated Many Upgrades Including Totally Remodeled Kitchen, Bathroom with Marble & Travertine Hardwood Floors, Fireplace, Vaulted Ceiling, Recess Lights, French Doors, a Large Deck & Horse Stall

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5 Bedroom Suites, 8,547 sq ft Home, 28,954 sq ft Lot Custom Built Home in Magnificent Oceanfront Estates Panoramic Ocean Views of Catalina, SM Mts, Oceanfront & Bluffs Central Computerized Home System, Luxury Master Suite Grand Functional Kitchen, Movie Theatre, Massage Room & Sauna

4 Bedrooms, Plus Office, Plus Den 3 1/2 Bathrooms, 3,000 sq ft Home Prestigious Gated Community of “Maple Walk” Gourmet Kitchen was Featured in “Southbay Spaces” Over $200,000 in Amazing Upgrades Per Seller

2 Bedrooms, 2 Full Bathrooms,1,241 sq ft Home 55+ Condominium Complex Built in 2008 One Level Luxury Living Light and Bright Corner Unit with 2 Private Balconies Beautiful Stainless Steel Kitchen with Granite Countertops

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6200 VIA CANADA | RANCHO PALOS VERDES 5 BEDROOM | 5.5 BATHROOM | 6,000 SQ FT | 1.98 ACRES Fabulous home completed in 2005. This 5 bedroom approximately 6000 square foot estate offers beautiful details, lightly distressed hardwood floors, stone floors, beamed ceilings, stone hearth fireplaces, large kitchen with custom cabinetry, center island with granite counter tops. High-end stainless steel appliances. Separate formal dining room, courtyard. Enjoy the outdoor fireplace that is situated near the pool. Perfect for entertaining large gatherings with a huge media room and full functioning bar. Spectacular location.

Offered at $3,400,000

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YOU CAN’T FIND THIS VALUE ANYWHERE! 4 BEDROOMS | 3.5 BATHS 3,600 SQ FT | 24,000 SQ FT LOT Located in one of the most private and beautiful coastal communities in all of Southern California, this stunning brand new custom home is simply one of the best values on the market today. Finest quality and attention to detail throughout – a must see.

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LOWER LUNADA BAY HOME

TEXAS STYLE LIVING IN ROLLING HILLS

This fabulous 5 bedroom / 3 bath lower Lunada Bay home is conveniently located within

This splendid ranch style home is the perfect spot for entertaining large scale with a fabulous

walking distance to all three schools, the bluffs, the restaurants and shopping. The open

resort-like outdoor patio with kitchen and fireplace plus infinity pool and spa and huge views

floor plan has a large living room/dining room with fireplace and French doors leading

of the entire Los Angeles basin, Queen’s necklace and beyond. The home is situated on over

to the grassy yard space, a remodeled kitchen with adjoining family room, master suite

6 acres of land and boasts an open and flexible floor plan with views from almost all rooms. It

with fireplace and walk in closet, and over-sized brick patio that is perfect for outdoor

has 5 light filled bedrooms / 5 baths plus 2 half baths plus office, library and art studio. It has

entertaining. It has hardwood floors, high open beamed ceilings, outdoor sound system,

approximately 6,000 square feet of living space, high vaulted ceilings, 4 fireplaces, distressed

alarm system, French doors, remodeled baths 3,190 square feet of living space on a 11,270

hardwood floors, sound system, and fabulous stone work. Enjoy living large – this is the perfect

square foot lot and fabulous location! Enjoy the good life – love coming home!

spot for the total Rolling Hills experience.

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NEW HERMOSA TOWNHOME

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This wonderful townhome is perfectly situated in a 3 on a lot complex with ocean views

What a fabulous opportunity to own 10 acres of land inside the city limits and walking

from Palos Verdes to Malibu. Watch the sunsets from the living room and large deck! It has

distance to town! This fabulous ranch has a main house with 3,298 square feet of living

a large living room with high ceilings and fireplace, formal dining area with a second deck

space, professional barn for 16 horses, guest house that is only 1 year old, huge storage

that is perfect for the barbecue, updated kitchen with granite counters, spacious master

barn with living quarters, ranch hand quarters, huge riding ring - and lots and lots of

with walk-in closet and remodeled bath plus 2 additional bedrooms, an oversized 2 car

land! The main house is perfectly situated on the property with fabulous stone floors,

garage with extra storage space and approximately 1,800 square feet of living space. Enjoy

high end kitchen, custom touches and great floor plan. This is the perfect place to call

walking to the beach, restaurants and pier.

home and enjoy!

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CONTENTS

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HOME OF THE WEEK custom california ranch estate

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MUSE cheap money

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REAL ESTATE INSIDER chris plank

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LOOKING BACK california bungalow

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LOCAL NUGGETS jimmy miller memorial foundation

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DIG THIS modfire

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ON THE COVER grand cape cod

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SOUTH BAY HISTORY TIDBITS MASTHEAD

GENERAL WILLIAM STARKE ROSECRANS BY MAUREEN MEGOWAN / RE/MAX ESTATE PROPERTIES

PUBLISHER Warren J Dow

CREATIVE DIRECTOR Amanda Nelson-Sinagra

ASSOCIATE PUBLISHER Christopher Matalone

DIGITAL MEDIA SPECIALIST Kieron McKay

General William Starke Rosecrans, or “Old Rosy” as he was known to his men, was born in Kingston Township, Ohio, on Sept. 6, 1819. The original family name was “Rosenkranz,” which means crown or wreath of roses. He attended West Point, and upon his graduation joined the Army Corps of Engineers. He resigned his commission in 1854 after reaching the rank of first lieutenant in order to spend more time with his family. With the outbreak of the Civil War, Rosecrans re-enlisted in the Army and became a brigadier general. He was considered one of the Union’s brightest leaders until his forces were defeated at Chickamauga in Sept. 1863. After that

SENIOR STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Paul Jonason

battle, Secretary of War Edwin Stanton and Gen. Ulysses Grant relieved him of command, an action which embittered Rosecrans against the two men. In 1864, some historical sources say that Rosecrans had been offered the Vice Presidency by Abraham Lincoln, but Rosecrans’s acceptance cable to Washington, D.C. never got

CONTRIBUTING WRITERS Pamela Corante-Hansen, Denise Kano, Quinn Roberts, Heidi Walter

through. Speculation ran that War Secretary Stanton intercepted and destroyed it. After a stint as U.S. Ambassador to Mexico from 1868-69, Rosecrans settled in San Francisco, where he became one of the 11 founders of the Southern Pacific Railroad. He eventually migrated south to Los Angeles. In 1869, he purchased 13,000 acres of the Rancho Sausal Redondo land grant for $2.50 an acre. His property, which would become known as Rosecrans before eventually becoming

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part of Gardena and South Los Angeles, was bordered by, roughly, Crenshaw Boulevard on the west, Central Avenue on the east, Florence Avenue on the north, with a southern border just north of Artesia Boulevard. He built a family home near the present-day intersection of Vermont and Rosecrans avenues, where he became a gentleman farmer. After many entreaties from his supporters over the years to run for public office, he served in the House of Representatives until 1885. In 1885, he was appointed Registrar of the U.S. Treasury, the person whose signature at that time appeared on U.S. currency along with that of the Secretary of the Treasury. In 1887, he returned to his Southern California home and began developing his land as the town of Rosecrans. He subdivided into 3,000 house-size lots, which he began selling for $50 each. Rosecrans resigned as Registrar of the Treasury in June 1893. Around this time, Rosecrans, then in his mid-70s, moved into the luxurious Hotel Redondo and became a well-known figure in Redondo Beach. When his health began to fail, he was moved back to his house in Rosecrans,

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where he died on the morning of March 11, 1898. In addition to Rosecrans Avenue, the general has been commemorated by the Ft. Rosecrans military post at Point Loma in San Diego, Rosecrans Hall at Loyola Marymount University in Westchester, Gardena’s General William Starke Rosecrans Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3261, Rosecrans Park in Gardena

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and Rosecrans Elementary School in Compton.

“OLD ROSY”

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CHEAP MONEY Mortgage rates are at their highest level in more than a year, Freddie Mac reported at the end of May. While still extraordinarily low by historic standards, Freddie Mac’s survey reported that the average for a 30-year fixed loan rose from 3.59% a week prior to 3.81% the week of May 30th. Just imagine trying to purchase and finance a home back in 1981 and 1982, when typical mortgage rates exceeded 16%! Below is a quick snapshot of 30-year fixedrate mortgage average rates going back 10 years.

511 S. Francisca Ave. Redondo Beach Wisely Refurbished Beach Cottage From the 1920’s. 4 Blocks to the beach. All new kitchen in an all cozy house. Recently remodeled full bath. New window coverings throughout main floor. Large back yard with deck, hot tub and still enough room for various fruit trees. Tax rolls say 2 Bedroom 2 Bath and Family room, but Wait there’s more...

$810,000

MONTHLY AVERAGE COMMITMENT RATE & POINTS 30-YEAR FIXED RATE MORTGAGES Annual Average Rate Points

from those who take the subway.” - Warren Buffett

2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 3.5 3.66 4.45 4.69 5.04 6.03 6.34 6.41 5.87 5.84 5.83 0.76 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.6

On the COVER this issue is a grand Cape Cod style home in Lunada Bay designed by Doug Leach and custom built in 2007. With impeccable finishes and custom details throughout, this prestigious home was built with no expense spared and offers a coveted Paseo Del Mar street location in Palos Verdes Estates. Offered by Raju Chhabria, Shorewood Realtors and John Witherspoon | South Bay Brokers. See all the details in our front cover gloss section on page 74.

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This issue’s HOME OF THE WEEK is a sophisticated custom California ranch estate on a quite cul-de-sac street in Rolling Hills Estates. Set on a half acre of park like grounds, this luxury retreat is perfect for entertaining and has a professional landscaped back yard with salt-water pool and spa with fire pit. See all the details in our back cover gloss section on page 83. Don’t miss the DIGS custom produced YouTube Video Tour of this home — go to www.YouTube.com/SouthBayDigs. Offered by Maureen Lee & Michelle Moebius, Keller Williams Luxury Homes International. Wood that curves and flows like liquid is cool STUFF. Check out “The Tub as a Sculpture: Alegna Wood Bathtubs” on page 52. LOOKING BACK. Home design in Southern California started with the simple and modest bungalow. Read — “History of the California Bungalow,” starting on page 58. DIG THIS — “Modfire brings new life to the outdoor fireplace,” starting on page 63. The Jimmy Miller Memorial Foundation is our LOCAL NUGGET this issue. Jim was a roommate of one of my best friends at Cal Berkley and we quickly became friends when I moved to the South Bay in 1990. For me, Jim epitomized the beach community lifestyle in the South Bay — he was a friendly and caring person and his soul lives on today through his foundation. Read more on page 66.

ENJOY! Warren J Dow Publisher wdow@southbaydigs.com

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R E A L E S TAT E I N S I D E R

$15,900,000 2666 The Strand in Hermosa Beach is currently the most expensive Hermosa Beach listing on the market at $15,900,000. (LISTED BY RAJU CHHABRIA WITH SHOREWOOD REALTORS)

It’s true! 75% of Americans would rather buy property now than wait until later. Prices, while rising, are still low compared to where they were a few years ago, and interest rates are still amazing. Of course, that doesn’t mean that 75% of Americans WILL buy property now. Many still face the hurdles of credit qualifications and down payments and inventory is still very low.

The median California home price rose 28% from 2012 to 2013! (Source: California Association of Realtors)

(Source: Trulia)

Getting warmer? 60% of buyers said they’d be willing to pay more for a home that has central air conditioning (Source: USA Today)

$2,827,623 is the current average listing price of a single family residence

60% 30%

in Palos Verdes Estates (as of 6/4/13)

Before you pick up that cigarette, know that your home value can decline as much as 30% in today’s marketplace if you smoke inside! (Source: The Wall Street Journal)

Got Real Estate Insider news for us? Email insider@southbaydigs.com!

*All Real Estate Insider interviewees’ opinions are their own and do not reflect the opinions of South Bay Digs. Real Estate Insider is not intended to provide legal or real estate advice. All data is derived as-is from the MLS database or from the properties’ respective agents. South Bay Digs cannot be held responsible for inaccurate numbers or information.

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chris plank WRIT TEN BY HEI DI WALTER Chris Plank has been selling real estate in Manhattan Beach and the other beach cities since 1989, but he’s lived here his whole life. When he sold his first three houses his first year as an agent, he had no idea the market had already peaked in 1988 and was on its way down. “The inventory was huge - over 250

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last year and the momentum continues to grow,” he explains. “Lack of inventory coupled with low interest rates turned what was a buyer’s market into a definite seller’s market.  It’s not uncommon to hear of a property being listed on Friday, receiving multiple offers, and being in escrow by the following Monday.” Plank is a long-time Shorewood Realtors agent, and recently saw the company

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expand to their brand new downtown Manhattan Beach office at 916 Manhattan Avenue. “So far, it’s been a huge success,” he says. Plank himself can be found at the Highland Ave location, working furiously. “Like my father told me,” he reminisces, “’The only place you find success before work is in the Dictionary’”.  How true!  Real estate is 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.” Most of his business is centered in Manhattan Beach, though he does have listings throughout L.A. But Manhattan is where his heart is. It’s also where home values are booming (along with the rest of the South Bay). “Manhattan Beach is

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whole life.” Manhattan Beach neighborhoods have grown in many ways since Plank was a kid: “Growing up here was a blast.  Manhattan was just a quiet little beach town.  Aerospace companies were the economy. I grew up skateboarding around town, hanging out at the beach, stopping at Metlox, Joe’s Candy Cottage, the Post Office, and catching the latest movies at the LaMar theatre.” But now, “Manhattan Beach is now a destination town.  People from all over the country and all over the world are interested in buying here.  It has great schools, fabulous year-round weather, it’s close to LAX and Downtown… all these things make this a perfect place to buy property.  People always ask me why I haven’t lived anywhere else, and I always respond with, ‘Why would I’? They say to do what you love and doing it in my hometown means that much more.” Manhattan Beach’s local vibe is indicative of the way all South Bay residents feel about their communities; Plank’s understanding comes from a life lived among his client-base, who are “outgoing, sun loving, energetic people who want to live life to its fullest. There is no better place to live,” he says. “Of course being a lifelong resident has made me biased; can you blame me?”

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Manhattan Beach, California Contemporary style | 2 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms | 1773 Square feet | Built 2001 This warm and inviting contemporary home was built in 2001 and is located just four blocks to the beach, shops, and restaurants. First floor entrance of natural stone & light leads to a small yet functional office with built-ins. Open kitchen with stainless steel appliances, granite counters, walk-in pantry, opens to the living room with gas burning fireplace & 10’ wood sliders leading to deck. Two bedroom suites encompass the top floor, each with private bath & peak-a-boo ocean view deck. There are a total of three gorgeous baths, including master with separate shower & spa tub. Home is light, bright, and open with beautiful natural wood finishes & maple hardwood floors. Two car attached garage plus parking in front of garage.

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CASH IS KING? 7 Steps to beat out cash offers in a sellers’ market.

process the more trust an owner or agent can put into your letter. Providing a copy of all of your statements where your money is also extremely helpful. It’s Ok to show you have more than your required down payment to show strength. “Should I only give a pre-qualification based on my offer price”? I say NO. As an agent that represents a lot of sellers it is better to accept an offer from a buyer that is over qualified than one that is barely qualified. Buyers think a seller may counter your price knowing you can afford more but experience shows that well qualified buyers are also tough negotiators and they are only going to pay what they feel comfortable paying. I remind sellers of this in negotiations - so go ahead and show that you are able to spend twice as much as their home costs… it works!

I have heard that statement a thousand times recently. There are homes being sold even in this high priced market for all cash. When you are a buyer who isn’t paying cash, it can be frustrating when your offer is turned down because Mr. or Mrs. Cash buyer just beat you out. So what do you do about it - do you just wait until everyone runs out of money and buy later? I say no, especially with today’s artificially low interest rate market. If you need a new home and want to lock in today’s low rates you need to get your ducks in a row and when you do you will soon be living in your dream home.

Here’s 7 steps to take to beat out cash buyers in a “seller’s market:” 1.

2.

PRICE. Do all sellers really care if a buyers offering cash? Not really, most sellers are looking at how much money they get in their pocket at the close. Most cash buyers think they should get a discount because they are paying cash. Sellers understand what their net dollars in their pocket at the close will be and that’s always the first thing they look at when they receive an offer. A higher bid will often beat out a cash offer, (not always but often.) It doesn’t mean over pay but if you happen to offer more than Mr. or Mrs. Cash, you certainly improve your chance. PROOF OF YOUR QUALIFICATIONS. Put your ego aside, the listing agent likely has no idea who you are nor does the seller; they only care about how many headaches they will get from the closing process and when they will see their money. If you can firmly prove your ability to close the deal it goes a long way. This includes a “Loan Pre-Approval,” which is different than a “Loan Pre-Qualification.” A “Pre-Approval” means that the bank underwriter has actually reviewed and approved your application, income and credit. They are the ones within the bank that make the final decision. Your Loan Officer can issue a pre-qualification but they are not reliable depending how in depth your loan officer actually went into the process. It is legal, although not ideal, for a loan officer to type a letter to say you are qualified for a loan based only on a phone call they had with a borrower. Remember, the deeper you go into your approval

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3.

One benefit of cash offers is they have LESS CONTINGENCIES than financed offers. If you are 100% sure you will get your loan, discuss the pros and cons with your agent about not putting in a finance or appraisal contingency in your offer. I don’t recommend it to everyone but there are cases when it does make sense. Also the shorter your time frame for inspection contingencies is of value to a seller. They will understand that you are committed to the purchase at a much earlier date allowing them to move forward with their plans.

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STORIES. Some sellers like the letters that some buyers write. You never know what one seller may like about you, your family or your intention, it certainly can’t hurt to spend a few minutes drafting a nice note to the seller. These letters can also influence a listing agent depending on what is said and listing agents are often guiding their sellers to the winning offer.

5.

MOTIVATION. Most sellers and listing agents want to know your motivation to buy the home. The higher the motivation, the more likely the transaction will close. You don’t need to over emphasize motivation if you think it will hurt you in the negotiations but it can influence a seller knowing your commitment level to close the sale.

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FLEXIBILITY. Each seller has their own set of circumstances, have your agent find out everything they can about what the seller needs. Their target move date, their need for funds for their next purchase, their lack of desire to have the home termite tented while they are there. There are many important issues to sellers that may be flexible for you. Find out what they are and offer the ones that are compatible for you and beneficial to the seller.

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tuscan farmhouse | Rancho Palos Verdes | www.4ThymePlace.com Spectacular 3,800 sq. ft. home completed in 2005 is well situated on a near full-acre lot in Portuguese Bend. This present-day Californian version of an old world villa boasts awe-inspiring unobstructed vistas of the Palos Verdes Peninsula and Catalina. Features begin with 5 fireplaces, varying ceiling heights, 30 French doors, Chef’s dream kitchen with expansive center-island and La Cornue French range, custom cabinetry, appliance garage and twin sub-zero refrigerators. Other amenities include sparkling pool and spa, 600 sq. ft. guest house, converted garage and a terraced Mediterranean garden. Rustic, graceful and exceptional, this property is a luxury worth the pursuit.

Offered at: $2,995,000

44 Buckskin This is a fantastic home in the Prestigious neighborhood called “The Lanes”. A large deck off the back creates great pastoral views and a wonderful area to entertain. The kitchen has been updated and there is a private laundry room inside. The property backs up to the bridle trail with 2 stalls and a barn for equestrian use.

Offered at: $1,295,000

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2544 Via Anita This home sits in the prime Grove Section of the Valmonte neighborhood in Palos Verdes Estates. Newly remodeled home in exceptional condition with multiple decks and private back yard. The kitchen has new black granite counters, double oven, 6 burner stove, newer hardwood floors, attached breakfast room with fireplace. The home has hardwood floors throughout in all bedrooms. 2 large living rooms one upstairs and one downstairs both with fireplaces. There is a private laundry room, 3 newly remodeled bathrooms and a set of french doors opening to the massive deck. This home is in perfect move in condition.

Offered at: $1,449,000

Steve & Ceci Watts 310.375.5645

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California LO OKING BACK

A typical South Bay beach bungalow – still standing today

By Denise Kano Home design in Southern California started with the simple bungalow,

homebuilding kits which were readily available via mail order. Some

commonly referred to as California Bungalow. This style was modest,

of these plans were for pre-cut homes that could be shipped by rail

inexpensive, and very low-profile; a stark contrast to the various and

and easily assembled. Prior to World War II, a bungalow could be built

elaborate home designs we see today around the South Bay.

for as little as $900, although after the war the price rose to around $3,500.

Although many sources list the first California Bungalow as designed

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by A. Page Brown in San Francisco in the early 1890s, several architects

The typical bungalow featured a living room, a small kitchen, and a

also from that time period designed bungalows for themselves, and

small dining area. The fireplace was typically the focal point of the

soon after, other designers and architects were influenced by the style

living room. All of the common living areas were on the first floor, and

and expanded on it.

occasionally an attic was located under a sloping roof.

These small cottages popped up all along our coast, and to build

Present-day architects and designers still look to the bungalow as

one rarely required an architect as they were mainly done using plan

a fine example of a place to live, and South Bay historical societies

books. Historical South Bay papers show advertisements for simple

constantly strive to preserve our remaining beach bungalows.

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It all started out as a simple family problem. Brandon Williams’ son Kingston

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JIMMY MILLER MEMORIAL FOUNDATION impacts the community WRI T T E N BY Q UI N N ROBE RTS

When Jimmy Miller, an avid surfer and longtime South Bay resident, took his own life in August 2004, his friends and family wanted a way to honor his legacy. They did that by creating the Jimmy Miller Memorial Foundation, a surfing program that helps individuals cope with mental and physical illness. South Bay Digs caught up with Jimmy’s brother and JMMF board member Jeff Miller to chat about Jimmy’s legacy, the growth of the foundation and the impact it’s had on countless lives.

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JM When was the foundation formed and how has it evolved over time?

We also have some fun, family friendly events that help us support our ocean

JMMF was formed in early 2005 and came from an outpouring of support that

therapy program while offering different ways to get involved. We have the

my family received after my brother Jimmy took his own life in August of 2004.

South Bay dozen on July 6 at Torrance Beach. We also have our Jimmy Surf

The initial plan for the JMMF was to be small and successful and I think the small

Fiesta on October 13, which is a one-of-a-kind team surf contest for surfers of

part of where we started has probably evolved the most over time. We went

all levels.

from a few pilot sessions with an amazing group of kids from Holly Grove in our

first summer to over 60 sessions for 2013 working with children’s groups in Los

How can people get involved in the foundation?

Angeles, Marines from the Wounded Warrior Battalion West at Camp Pendleton

The best way to get involved is to come down and volunteer for ocean

and Veterans from the LA VA. Our program has grown but we have remained true

therapy sessions. You do not have to be a great surfer or lifeguard to help. We

to our mission of honoring the life of Jimmy by supporting the healing of mental

have roles for everyone. We guarantee that you will walk away wanting to do it

and physical illness and injury through surfing and ocean related activities.

again by seeing the immediate results of your work on the faces of a brand new surfer and hearing how they talk about the experience. People can also attend

For people who didn’t know Jimmy, what was he like?

First and foremost, Jim was a surfer. He was a lot of other things, but his

one of our events or support them through donations for specific items needed for ocean therapy.

passion was surfing. When he could not surf due to an injury to his shoulder,

You can join my family and an amazing, dedicated, hardworking and

coupled with some undiagnosed mental illness, he went from living a great life

supportive Board of Directors that consists of a lot of Jim’s longtime friends.

down to a horrible path that led to him taking his own life. Jim had passion

The foundation would not be where it is today without the skills, passion and

for travel, was a great friend and mentor and had helped literally thousands of

hard work of the Board of Directors who have volunteered a lot of their time

mostly kids learn how to surf and learn how to experience the surfing lifestyle in a

over the last eight years.

positive way. He left a mark in the surfing world all over the globe and especially the South Bay community. The foundation honors his legacy by helping more

How much satisfaction do you take in knowing the amount of people the

people experience that love and also by using most of the same surf instruction

foundation has helped?

techniques that he created while teaching others.

It is pretty crazy to think not just about the number of people we have helped,

but also the real world examples when a Marine tells us that the JMMF and surfing

What are the goals of the foundation?

has “saved their life” or a kid who has not smiled in weeks is grinning ear to ear

Our goals are always to help people who are injured or ill feel the healing

after catching that first great wave. The other number that I am personally very

effects of surfing and the ocean. It is also for our family and Jim’s friends to have

proud of is the number of volunteers and repeat volunteers who know that by

a way to heal and cope with his loss.

helping others we can heal ourselves. This foundation would not exist if not for the volunteers and I hope that we continue to make the volunteer experience as

What role does the South Bay community play in the foundation?

great as the participant experience.

The South Bay community is the number one reason for our success, flat

out.

The majority of our amazing volunteers come from the South Bay and

our fundraising events have all been in the South Bay and are predominately

How exactly have you seen surfing help participants grow and heal? How is surfing different than other sports?

supported by the South Bay. Also, our summer sessions take place in Manhattan

There is something special about surfing and the ocean in terms of healing.

Beach. There is such an amazing and supportive community in the South Bay for

It is a marketing message, but “life is better when you surf”. A surf can clear the

our organization and so many other great ones. We are lucky to have that sense

head and allow thoughts to settle. The two things about surfing that are really

of community.

unique is that that the medium of the ocean and the wave are moving so you aren’t just moving, but the ocean is as well. It is also nearly impossible to think of

What programs and events do you sponsor throughout the year? What do you

anything else when you are paddling for and trying to surf on a wave. I think that

have coming up this summer?

focus is what helps with healing. Specifically for a lot of the wounded Marines we

We have three main ocean therapy programs going throughout the year

work with who have PTSD, the thrill and adrenalin are something they seek out.

and some unique events that help raise funds and awareness to support our

So, surfing is a healthy way to get that kind of thrill that is in some ways similar

programs. The full list of dates is available at jimmymillerfoundation.org/news-

to the thrill of a battle.

and-events/calendar/. Our children’s ocean therapy sessions in Manhattan Beach go from the middle of June through Labor Day with groups from Hollygrove, Richstone Family Center and Hillsides. They have 13 sessions.

What makes the foundation unique? Our mission of using surfing as therapy is what makes it different from a lot of other great programs that are ocean based. We have trained occupational

VA ocean therapy sessions in Manhattan Beach run from the middle of June

therapists and psychologists who lead our sessions and help bring the experience

through Labor Day with veterans from the VA hospital of Los Angeles. They

of surfing into other parts of the participants lives. We are also just as focused

have eight sessions. We also have Camp Pendleton wounded warrior sessions

on the volunteer experience as the participants. We want our volunteers to love

that are twice a month all year round and are on the base at Camp Pendleton.

coming down and really take something away from every session.

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Montecito/Santa Barbara style estate with panoramic Ocean & Catalina Island views This extraordinary home is perfect for family living and entertaining with 10,000 SF of living space on a 30,662 SF lot. Let

the stunning archways guide you through each room, filled with

opulent appointments with distressed hardwood floors and natural

stone throughout. The gourmet kitchen has a magnificently large center island, granite counter tops, Viking Professional 6-burner gas cooktop and breakfast nook with stunning ocean views. Step into the formal family room equipped with a bar and access to

an outdoor courtyard, perfect for watching sunsets. Sit back and relax in your personal home theatre room equipped with state of

art projection technology and surround sound. The party never has to end with a speaker filled game room, perfect for a game of billiards. A private, beautifully landscaped, lawn leads up to

an oversize pool and Jacuzzi, outdoor lounge with fireplace, wet bar, and wine cave. End your nights by heading back to the large master retreat fitted with a stunning walk-in closet, private study,

and master bathroom equipped with dual sinks, steam shower and spa tub. Other amenities include a wood paneled library, elevator,

gym room, balconies galore, beautifully manicured grounds and a 4-car garage. Architect and design by the late David Olin.

OFFERED AT $6,999,000

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HERMOSA BEACH

Opulent and Lavish Contemporary New Construction

This one of a kind new construction with panoramic ocean and city vistas features 5 BD / 5.5 BA, 7,884 SF of luxury

living space and 650 SF of finished basement space. Family room with fireplace, built-ins, and 16’ slider door that opens up to large backyard with spa, outdoor grill, fire pit and

panoramic ocean views. Formal dining room is adjacent to

the gourmet chef’s kitchen with stainless steel appliances, cappuccino maker, island with 6-burner built-in range, double oven, marble countertops, ocean views and 20’ slider

that also opens up to the backyard. Separate living room with fireplace, theater room and finished basement. Upstairs features all 5 bedrooms, laundry room and large recreation room. Master retreat with 2 balconies, gorgeous ocean views,

enormous walk-in closet, master bath with spa tub, separate

stand-alone shower and his-and-her sinks. Other features include elevator, 2-car garage plus a 1-car guest garage. Prime location on a private cul-de-sac.

OFFERED AT $7,999,900

MANHATTAN BEACH

Privacy and Splendor in the Fifth Street Forest Located at the end of Manhattan Beach’s only private culde-sac, this spectacular home is truly one of the elite estate

properties in Manhattan Beach. This magnificent French

Riviera villa features over 10,000 SF of living area on a huge 15,000 SF south facing double lot. Featuring 6 bedrooms and

6.5 baths this home features an incredible floor plan that also includes his and her offices, a spacious sitting room off of master bedroom which can be a 7th bedroom, a movie theater,

a crafts room, a full maids quarters, generous basement storage, luxurious wine cellar, 4 car garage, sun room and a large private back yard with a charming pergola alongside

one of the largest pools in Manhattan Beach (approx 46’

long). Exceptional level of finishes and quality with designer perfect touches throughout the home. Extraordinary entry

with massive vaulted ceilings framed by second floor gallery to show case art collection.

OFFERED AT $7,995,000


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REDONDO BEACH

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Beachfront Spanish / Mediterranean Home

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Santa Monica Bay, ocean and white water views from this gorgeous 9,200 SF, 5 BD and 7.5 BA home w/ separate maid quarters & a paneled study/office. Situated right on the Ocean w/ only steps to the Beach & a short walk to the Redondo Pier. Beautiful entry

hall boasts a 7.5 ft Murano glass chandelier which leads into the formal living, dining, family & dining room. Gourmet kitchen w/ top of the line appliance - 3 baking ovens, 2 warming ovens & 2 microwaves, 3 sinks, 2 subzeroes, 6 burner range and griddle

and 2 dishwashers! Grand marble staircase leading upstairs. The Master bedroom has a deck w/ 180 degree view of the ocean & city and a large 400 SF closet. There is also a 20’ x 16’ atrium with skylight; a game room that leads out a large ground level deck complete w/ a fire-pit – perfect for entertaining! Other special features include 25 hand carved interior doors, 7 decks - 3 with 180 degree ocean views, 8-car garage, elevator, indoor fountain, 8 fireplaces, intercom & security system w/ cameras/

music (radio, CD/iPod wired) throughout & central vac. Maid’s quarters and office/study could be 6th & 7th bedroom. All of this located on a 7,458 SF lot!

OFFERED AT $8,995,000

MANHATTAN BEACH

Fabulous Ocean Views and Tremendous Potential to Upgrade Featuring 8 BD / 8 BA, this home features 7,000 SqFt of living space on a 10,505 SqFt lot. Light, bright, open,

and spacious floor plan with wood beam ceilings mostly throughout. Large kitchen leads to an open family

room with hardwood floors and an inviting fireplace. Kitchen features hardwood floors, 2 ovens, warming drawer, 2 dishwashers and a Traulsen refrigerator and freezer. Walk in pantry with an additional refrigerator

and freezer. Living room with hardwood floors and fireplace. Bonus room/office with 3/4 bath on first floor off kitchen. Game room with wet bar and refrigerator on first floor. Three bedrooms on first floor and four

bedrooms plus master suite on second floor. Large office off master suite and master suite has large deck. Laundry room with sink, dishwasher and 2 washers and 1 dryer. Pool with cabana. Large over sized 3 car garage. Nice quiet location within walking distance to downtown Manhattan Beach.

OFFERED AT $5,900,000

RANCHO PALOS VERDES

Modern Architectural Masterpiece Designed by renowned architect Joe Addo this home is perched on a hill with panoramic views from Malibu,

downtown LA and LA harbor. Boasting 5 BRs & 6.5 BAs with a total of 8,533 SF of Living space, which includes the Guest House & indoor/outdoor Exercise Room. Gorgeous clean Architectural finishes with a great open floor plan featuring a formal Living, Family and Dining Room as well as a Library. A 17- foot Rotunda Entry

w/ a 9-ft diameter faceted Skylight Dome, Living Room with exposed steel & wood beams; floor to ceiling Glass window and track lighting in Dining Gallery. Gourmet Kitchen with top of the line appliances, a center

island, counter seating, Bulthaup cabinets and Granite countertops. Self contained Guest House accessible via separate access with parking, with kitchen amenities, Living / Dining Room and a 1 Bedroom plus Bath.

Beautifully landscaped grounds with mature trees complete with solar heated pool & spa. Other features include a Dry Aquarium in living room, elevator, wine cellar and central vacuum and lots more! This one of a kind Showcase Home with endless custom amenities is a MUST SEE!

OFFERED AT $4,788,000


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8,000 SF on a 4.39 Acre lot, 5 BD / 6.5 BA

Media room, library, wine cellar, 4-car garage

Extensive use of high-end French / Italian features

Brand new 2 story barn (approx 1,200 SF) that could be used as office/guest/play house or studio

4 BD / 4.5 BA

Breathtaking entry hall with marble floor & high ceilings

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7,031 SF of living space on a 25,265 SF lot

Panoramic Ocean View from Orange Coast to Malibu

Master suite with balcony overlooking ocean views

Fleetwood Glass doors & windows, large open kitchen,

5 BD / 6.5 BA with 6,700 SF of living space infinity edge pool/spa

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$3,499,000

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3 Units have Ocean views!

3 BD / 1 BA unit upstairs and 2 BD / 1 BA for the remaining three units Motivated to sell!

3,600 SF of living space on a 6,226 SF lot, 5 BD / 4.5 BA

Gourmet kitchen w/ island, stainless steel appliances

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Striking double doors leading to entry with high ceiling Master suite with vaulted ceilings/fireplace, stand alone shower, spa tub, dual sinks

4 BD / 3.5 BA with 2,660 SF of living space on a 4,000 SF lot

Great balcony for entertaining & enjoying the sunsets

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Dramatic circular staircase with gorgeous chandelier

Beautiful walnut hardwood floors, granite throughout, spacious master

$2,999,000

$1,999,900

$1,999,900

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3 BD /4 BA with 2,761 SF of living space on a 10,390 SF Lot Several Decks with breathtaking views from Catalina to Marina Del Rey

Main living areas include 2 BD’s sharing Jack & Jill bath

Master Suite on lower level with private view patio, full bath,

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3 BD / 2 BA Oceanfront property with fantastic

3BD / 2BA w/ 1,583 SF living space on a 6,771 SF lot

Backyard has a pool and spa

Lots of windows to fill the home with natural light

Panoramic views

Large great room with formal living room and dining area

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spa tub, and walk-through closet

$1,599,000

$1,699,900

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Hardwood floors, above ground spa, recessed lighting, crown/base moldings

Newer roof, nicely landscaped w/ exterior lighting

$1,149,900


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D E TA C H E D T O W N H O M E M O V E I N R E A DY 906 CARNELIAN STREET, REDONDO BEACH

Detached Town Home that looks and feels like a Single Family Home. This 3 bedroom, 3 bath property offers nearly 2,500 square feet of living space, a private back yard for lounging in the sun or entertaining, a 3 car garage and an additional bonus room not included in the square footage. It is situated at the top of the hill on Carnelian affording the property magnificent ocean breezes and an ocean peek from the Master bedroom balcony, one of three large balconies on the house. Updated with Brazilian Mahogany floors and a remodeled kitchen with custom cabinets, the house includes central air conditioning, a fireplace in the family room, and many recent improvements.

$849,000 Broker’s Open on Thursday, June 6th. Public Open Houses on Saturday and Sunday, June 8th and 9th.

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Located on a highly desirable tree lined street. Stunning curb appeal and elegantly designed interior. 5 BR+ bonus, 4.5 BA, 4632 SF 10,047 SF lot size. Grand entry way with two-story high ceilings, inviting living room overlooking the resort-like backyard with salt water pool and lounge area. Updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances, granite counter top and a charming breakfast area. One guest bedroom suite downstairs. Beautifully updated guest bathroom and powder room. Spacious master suite with sitting area, balcony and luxurious bath. Walk to middle school and park.

Excellent curb appeal leads you to this beauty. 5 BD 4.5 BA 4189 SF Inviting entry way with high ceilings, good size living room and dining room for entertaining. Modern and spacious kitchen with servicing counter and breakfast area. One bedroom suite downstairs. Huge master suite with sitting area and luxurious master bath. Walk to middle school. Convenient location. Elegant and peaceful ambiance throughout this house.

Stunning curb appeal on a corner lot boasting 5630 SF living area, high ceilings entry way, 5 BD, plus a library and a huge bonus room. 5.5 BA. Sunlight-filled living room overlooking the Zen-like backyard with professionally designed Koi pound. Elegant dining room and a large kitchen for family living and entertaining. Kitchen has been updated in 2007. Master suite with sitting area, spacious walk-in closet. A huge bonus room upstairs for home theater/game room. Each bedroom on the second level has its own bath. Walk to Ridgecrest Middle School, convenient location.

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$1,699,000

$1,999,000

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More than ½ acre park-like yard with pool and grass area for playground. 25,414 SF Lot size. 4 Or 5 BD. 3727 SF Living area. The 5th bedroom has its own separate outside entrance. High ceiling interior, modern kitchen with granite counter top, inviting living and family room. Large master suite with luxury bath. 3 Car garages. Near middle school, park and market. Convenient location. Sellers are taking a big loss. Priced to sell.

This estate offers sweeping ocean, city, and queen’s necklace coastline view! Majestically situated on top of the hill. Privately gated property. Unparalleled architecture provides the ultimate Palos Verdes life style. Meticulous attention-to-detail, and uncompromising craftsmanship throughout. Grand entry hall with extra high ceilings, detailed molding, and marble flooring provides lavish yet subtle impression, huge living room with two sitting areas, step-up library with Zen infusion, 2 bonus rooms, 7 BR 8.5 BA, tennis court, swimming pool, two bowling lanes for entertaining and luxury family living, 5 car garage.

Beautiful curb appeal, 4 BR 3 BA 2246 SF Inviting living room with sparkling city view and hardwood floor. Good size dining room for entertaining. Modern kitchen with stainless steel appliances. One bedroom downstairs. Luxury master suite with relaxing bath, steam sauna, and city view. House was remodeled in 2007. Walk to school, convenient location and easy access. A pleasant home to show.

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PORTUGUESE BEND ROAD Custom built Early Ranchero home completed in 2008. 6,781 sq. ft., 4 bedrooms, 4.5 baths, theatre room, spacious family room, formal dining room, gorgeous landscaping, magnificent estate, with pool, patio with fireplace and an outdoor kitchen with BBQ. Beautiful city views & much more...

$5,900,000

BEAUTIFULLY REMODELED ROLLING HILLS ESTATES HOME 3,308 sq. ft. home with 3 bedrooms, 3 baths plus office / 4th bedroom. Featuring beautiful hard wood floors, custom cabinetry throughout and an extra large family room with bonus room attached. This home has been remodeled with a new roof, new heating and air conditioning, remodeled kitchen, bathrooms, new windows and doors. There is a large backyard with a sparkling pool and a lower pad for equestrian use. This is a move in ready home with great entertaining space.

$1,695,000

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1207 SILVIUS, SAN PEDRO 3 BED | 2 BATH | 1,242 Sqft | Lot Size: 9,182 sqft PACIFIC OCEAN & CATALINA ISLAND VIEWS make this artistic home an inspirational retreat. Nestled in the Palisades area of San Pedro, this home is perched on a large, entirely usable corner lot; a rare find in this area. The climate is positively wonderful & the nearby Corner Store is where neighbors gather for coffee, occasional art boutiques & good conversation. This interesting home is mostly remodeled w/newer roof, dual paned windows, electrical, copper plumbing, tile & wood flooring, recessed lighting, jetted tub & 5 skylights have the home bursting w/natural light. Large living room w/wood burning fireplace w/hand painted tiles. The kitchen opens family style to the dining room. The private master suite has extra large windows w/ocean views & newly remodeled bathroom w/natural stone tile & oversized shower. The secondary bedrooms are bright, nicely sized & also have ocean views. The backyard is park like with 4 multi level viewing decks plus a fire pit to enjoy the coveted coastal lifestyle. Nature provides a lush wall of privacy for year round entertaining, sunbathing, gardening & anything else this majestic backdrop inspires. Just a stones throw from the beach, miles of hiking trails & Point Fermin Park.

$699,000

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3 bed / 2.5 bath Condo walking distance to beach

LAND! Great Area, survey & topography reports included

LARGE 3368 sq ft home, Pool & Spa

4 bed / 3 Bath, 3524 sq ft! Laminated wood, ceramiC tile

5100 - LAWNDALE

0302 - HAWTHORNE

TURN KEY! 4 bed / 2 bath Hardwood floors/patio

Tree lined Street, fruit trees 3 bed / 1 bath

$900,000

$945,000

4919 – RANCHO PALOS VERDES

0256 - HAWTHORNE

LAND! Harbor View, BUILD YOUR DREAM HOME!

Family room with fireplace large master suite with private entrance

$545,000

$899,999

$525,000

DOUBLE YOUR INCOME! LIFE IS SHORT, LOVE YOUR JOB

LICENSING COURSE

$179.00 GUARANTEED TO PASS! CALL RAY 310.793.3311 OR STEVE 310.316.0909

TRI-CITY ESCROWS “SERVING THE SOUTH BAY FOR OVER 30 YEARS”

RESIDENTIAL | INCOME | LAND BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY

310.326.7601

$959,000

$485,000

$575,000

$325,000

SERVING ALL THE SOUTH BAY 23900 HAWTHORNE BLVD, TORRANCE CA

310.371.6330

EL SEGUNDO CA

310.978.2121


NW COMING SOON! MANHATTAN BEACH

SOUGHT AFTER CAPE COD HOMES

MANHATTAN TREE SECTION

MANHATTAN VILLAGE

This tree section corner lot location is graced with gorgeous Redwood Trees. This home has just been completely painted in and out, including the cabinetry. New fixtures, hardwood floors and more... too many to mention.

This plan 4 Manhattan Village Estate home has been previoulsy upgraded and reconfigured to offer an additional master size bedroom (in addition the master). We are currently installing new hardwood floors throughout and new skylights in the vaulted living room ceiling.

Call for more details.

Call for more details.

beach front propert y

starting in the low $400’s

THE HERMOSA STRAND

Just When You T hought You Couldn’t…Now You CAN! (VACATION & INVESTMENT OWNERSHIP)

Cindy Shearin The Shearin Group

www.CindyShearin.com 310.546.1501 | 310.200.8318 DRE 00925580


W

THOUGHTFUL DESIGN. STREAMLINED.

Design optimized by a builder’s insight. Construction driven by quality and detail.

New Construction

Remodel

Design Consultation

1215 Highland Avenue Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

310.545.0145

LazarDesignBuild.com


Architectural Los Angeles

ARchitec tural Architectural homes marketed by Gerard Bisignano.

Pat Killen-Studio 9one2

Stamps & Stamps

Gerald Horn

Dean Nota

2220 Via Acalones Palos Verdes Estates

Packsaddle Road Rolling Hills

904 highview manhattan Beach

718 The Strand Hermosa Beach

Morphosis TeamThom Mayne & Michael Rotondi

Grant Kirkpatrick-KAA Design

Ray Kappe

Michael Lee

819 10th Street Manhattan Beach

1600 The Strand Manhattan Beach

128 14th Street Manhattan Beach

3410 Hermosa Avenue Hermosa Beach

For the ongoing collection of life... Unique properties occupy a different place in the world than do other homes. Their appeal extends beyond their

immediate locales to a cosmopolitan market of discerning buyers as likely found on another continent as in the same city. I take great pride in using my considerable resources, global connections and deep roots within the Los Angeles Architectural market to perfectly unite qualified people with exceptional properties. To those who value the unique, we possess an intimate knowledge of the local market and specialize in homes of architectural distinction.

Truly extraordinary properties are different at every level, and they require real estate services that are as well.

Your home

is extraordinary;

shouldn’t your representation be the same?

GB

GerardBisignano 310.990.4727

gerard@coastalluxuryliving.com www.coastalluxuryliving.com


! ES I CR N OW 718 The Strand, Hermosa Beach Contemporary Strand property designed by notable architect, Dean Nota. Stunning 3 bedroom, 4 bath home sits on the Hermosa Beach Strand just south of the pier & downtown. Fabulous panoramic views from all 3 levels. Enjoy your own private day at the spa in the zen-like Master Bath’s double showers, steam room and tub with ocean views from your top level Master Suite. Ocean view office with balcony. Gourmet Kitchen with granite counters & stainless appliances. Entertain guests in the Formal Dining room which leads out to the patio, just steps from the sand.

1700 RICO PLACE, PALOS VERDES ESTATES Luxurious Old World Spanish Revival featuring 5 Bedrooms & 5 Baths in over 3,600 square feet of living space. Situated across from Parkland, property features unobstructed views. Lushly landscaped outdoor area with pool, spa, fireplace, BBQ & flat entertaining area.

Price provided upon request.

$3,350,000

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RECENTLY SOLD 16 BOWIE RD. ROLLING HILLS

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listed at $2,795,000

4032 PASEO DE LAS TORTUGAS, HOLLYWOOD RIVIERA Amazing city lights & harbor views from this 4 Bedroom, 3 Bath home

4032 VIA LARGAVISTA PALOS VERDES ESTATES

nestled in the Hollywood Riviera. In-home gym & rear yard with in-ground spa. Top of the line upgrades including copper plumbing, A/C, water softener & fire proof roof. 3 car garage with custom cabinetry.

$1,095,000

www.CoastalLuxuryLiving.com

listed at $2,274,000


# 1 Realtor® in THE HOLLYWOOD RIVIERA IN 2012 and FOR 7 OF THE PAST 10 YEARS! #1 Agent at ReMax Estate Properties Malaga Cove Office in 2012 prnew ic e!

n n pe u o t/s 4 sa 1-

Large townhome-style unit with ocean views

LARGE MEDITERRANEAN-STYLE HOME

Seaside Area of Torrance, Close to Award-Winning Schools

Offered at: $869,000

Offered at: $1,099,000

www.362palosverdes.com

www.5332DorisWay.com

sq 24,0 ft 00 lo t

n n pe u o /s t 5 sa 1-

5207 Paseo De Las Tortugas Torrance

5601 calle de ricardo torrance

374 camino de las colinas redondo beach

ES iN CR OW !

High Ceilings, Large Patio, Great Lower Riviera Location

ES IN CR OW !

5 Bed / 4 Bath, 3,350 Sq Ft, Almost 7,000 Sq Ft Lot / Built in 1990

ES iN CR OW !

5332 Doris Way, torrance

3 Bed / 3 Bath, Approx. 2,600 Sq Ft

ES IN CR OW !

362 Palos Verdes Blvd, Unit #2, Redondo Beach

4417 paseo de las tortugas torrance

344 Calle De Andalucia redondo beach 3 Bed / 4 Bath plus an office

3 Bed / 2 Bath

3 Bed /1 ¾ Bath

3 Bed / 2 Bath

4 Bed/3 Bath, 2,300 Sq Ft

1,470 Sq Ft, 24,000 Sq Ft Lot

1,523 Sq Ft

1,800 Sq Ft, 9,700 Sq Ft Lot

Beautifully remodeled Riviera

Almost 3,000 Sq Ft

Huge Lot with Queen’s Necklace Views

Well Maintained Home

Large Kitchen and Bedrooms

home with spectacular views

Gorgeous Custom-Built Riviera Home

Offered at: $1,379,000

Offered at: $899,000

Offered at: $989,000

Offered at: $1,249,000

Offered at: $1,399,000 www.344CalleDeAndalucia.com

Your Best Move. IgorNastaskin Cell: 310.892.6016 Office: 310.378.9494 inastaskin2@socal.rr.com www.IGORrealestate.com DRE 01317822

LiveInHollywoodRiviera.com

# 1 Realtor® in Sales Volume in the Hollywood Riviera in 2012 #1 Realtor® in the Hollywood Riviera for 7 out of the last 10 years - Over $100M in Total Sales Volume in the Hollywood Riviera since 2002 Over 100 Single Family Home Transactions in the Riviera since 2002 - All time Highest Price Sale in the Hollywood Riviera (East of Palos Verdes Blvd.) at $2.55M (Source: Trendgraphix Inc) Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Buyer to verify all information.

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