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1401 3rd Street, Manhattan Beach

I’m in love with 1401 3rd Street in Manhattan Beach, my latest listing. This Italian Villa retreat is on a quiet corner lot with 4,659 of livable square feet. The breathtaking backyard has a beautiful pool, built-in BBQ and two…

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So, why SHOULD you buy title insurance?

I have been asked, “Why buy Title Insurance for your real estate investment?” by clients. I want to answer that question for everyone the best way I know how. Bob Cayton of Lawyers Title insurance company agreed to let me…

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What’s Hot, What’s Not?

Do you often wonder where interior (and exterior) designs are heading these days? What features will really make your property pop for buyers? Redfin just released a survey of real estate agents and brokers all across the USA and determined…

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All-Cash Investors Are Back

It’s no secret that for the past year, cash buyers have been a big presence in the South Bay. Luxury properties in the Beach Cities and on the Palos Verdes Peninsula are ripe for investors, and many are taking advantage…

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More Listings in Manhattan Beach

It’s time to check in with our local beach cities. Now that spring is here, inventory is going on the market and buyers are looking for properties. It’s important to stay on top of hyper local real estate market trends.…

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Two Things Luxury Homeowners Want Most

A new realtor.com surveys confirms what I already knew: what luxury homeowners value the most in a property. The Realtor.com survey reveals that when potential buyers are shopping for luxury homes, the two things they really valued the most were a…

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Why I Think 2014 Will Be A Good Year For Real Estate

Enough with the doom-and-gloom; the recession is over and we should be reveling in the great home values of the South Bay, the amazing seller’s market we have, and the knowledge that South Bay real estate is one of the…

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Springtime Buyers Bloom in the South Bay

We’ve finally hit that time of year when buyers are back in full force seeking property in the South Bay and Beach Cities. Usually, buyers put off looking for properties once Thanksgiving and Christmas roll around, waiting instead until the…

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