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I have been certified as a Palos Verdes Specialist and a Licensed Real Estate Broker for over 25 years. I take pride in providing "world class service" to everyone I serve and that is proven by the fact that 90% of my clients come to me by referral.



There were 31 homes on the January 24, 2012, Palos Verdes real estate Broker’s Tour.  I was able to see 13 homes today in the allotted two hours.  More than half the homes on tour today were new listings; we are happy to see our inventory increasing.  We currently have 204 single family Palos Ver...
Sales for Palos Verdes real estate single family homes in the first 26 days of January have decreased compared to sales to date for this time last month (37).  20 Palos Verdes houses have been reported as sold to date since January 1, 2012.  (It may take an additional week for some sales to post...
In a prior article, “How Did 2011 Palos Verdes Homes Sales Compare?”, I gave preliminary statistics for the entire Palos Verdes Peninsula.  Now we will look at those final numbers as well as the individual neighborhoods.  The chart above can be seen in larger version by clicking here and scrolli...
The Palos Verdes Library District is giving Palos Verdes homes owners the opportunity to return overdue library books on Friday, January 27, 2012, with a waiver of fees.  This “get out of jail free” card can be utilized by visiting a library service desk at any of the three Palos Verdes librarie...
December 2011 statistics for Palos Verdes real estate show a slowdown from November but on track compared to December 2010.  Both pending sales and the number of Palos Verdes homes sold in December 2011 was  less than the prior month.  47 Palos Verdes houses sold/closed escrow in December compar...
There were 25 homes on the January 17, 2012 Palos Verdes real estate Broker’s Tour.  I was not able to see all of them; my favorites are below and today there were several homes with interesting features.  We currently have 191 single family Palos Verdes homes for sale ranging in price from $759,...
Attention parents of eighth grade students!  Palos Verdes High School and Peninsula High School will be hosting their annual Eighth Grade Open Houses at their respective schools for children of Palos Verdes homes owners (and tenants).  Current eight graders must select their high school of choic...
As part of selling Palos Verdes real estate, I keep updated on area statistics, Palos Verdes homes for sale, new software, etc.  Today, I attended a class which showed us new features of our Multiple Listing Service which included searching for specific data in several different categories.  I l...
As I did last year, I thought it would be fun to go through 2011s Top Tuesday Tour Tips for Palos Verdes real estate and pick my favorites, tell you why and give you an update on those Palos Verdes Homes. Kim Hall’s (Remax Palos Verdes Realty) 800 Somonte, Palos Verdes Estates 90274 (above left) ...
  The City of  Rancho Palos Verdes is offering a Junior Ranger Program for children from 7 to 12 years of age to learn about the Palos Verdes Peninsula.  The program will teach them about our local trails, the wildlife and outdoor preparedness to enable them to have basic trail etiquette, and sa...

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