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The fifth season of Movies in the Park will begin on Saturday, August 1, with the free showing of 'Men In Black' on the Field of Dreams at the Palisades Recreation Center. This perfect summer romp (rated PG-13) from 1997 stars Tommy Lee Jones and Will Smith as top-secret agents 'Men in Black' (MiB) who monitor and police alien activity on Earth. Barry Sonnenfeld directed this science fiction, comedy action film. Movies in the Park-Pacific Palisades, Inc., in association with the Palisadian-Post & Post Printing, presents old-fashioned family fun every Saturday in August. Additional films are 'Kung Fu Panda,' sponsored (0 comments)
Pacific Palisades Real Estate Blog - Saturday 07-25-2009 - Great "Staycation" Ideas - 07/25/09 03:13 PM
With the current economic climate, "staycations" are becoming more and more popular. Keep your family in the area, but get away and relax with these staycation ideas. Be a Local Tourist. Do a little bit of research and see what your visitor's bureau or local goverment recommends for visitors. Chances are, there are plenty of attractions you haven't explored! Don a ridiculous Hawaiian shirt, put a camera around your neck, and set out on a local adventure. Backyard Camping. Pitch a tent in your backyard and sleep outside. Best part is if it rains or someone is not feeling well, the (0 comments)
Pacific Palisades Real Estate Blog - Thursday 07-23-2009 - FREE Concert Tonight - 07/23/09 04:39 PM
Dont miss the Squirrel Nut Zippers at the Santa Monica Pier tonite! Performances start at 7pm. Get there early as it get BUSY!! To preview the finest real estate and the best deals on the Westside of Los Angeles including Pacific Palisades, Santa Monica, Malibu, Brentwood, Bel Air, Beverly Hills, West L.A., Marina Del Rey & Mar Vista please visit our website: http://www.westsidehomefinder.com/ When you are ready to view the properties or just have a question, please contact us: 310.459.8191 or firstname.lastname@example.org
PACIFIC PALISADES SANTA MONICA MALIBU BRENTWOOD BEVERLY HILLS WESTWOOD/CENTURY CITY MARINA DEL REY VENICE TOPANGA CULVER CITY PLAYA (0 comments)
Pacific Palisades Real Estate Blog - Monday 07-20-2009 - Palisades Community being asked to Step Up! - 07/20/09 05:42 PM
With construction of Palisades Charter High School's Maggie Gilbert Aquatic Center well under way, community members want to know what hours the pool will be available for public use. Jeanne Goldsmith, a consultant PaliHi hired to fundraise for the pool, told the Palisadian-Post on Monday that the school definitely plans to offer free public swimming on Sundays once the pool opens next March.
'Our aim is to have [the pool available] all day,' Goldsmith said, but PaliHi may rent out the entire pool for part of the day to aquatic user groups such as swim and water-polo teams. 'We have (0 comments)
Pacific Palisades Real Estate Blog - Friday 07-17-2009 - Santa Monica's first 'Green' street - 07/17/09 06:35 PM
The City of Santa Monica is celebrating the opening of its first "green" street, a street that has numerous features to harvest stormwater runoff and its pollution, and infiltrate it into the ground, keeping runoff pollution out of the Santa Monica Bay. The project was funded by the State Water Resources Control Board and the Santa Monica Bay Restoration Commission, and the City's Measure V Clean Beaches and Ocean Fund. The opening will consisted of a short presentation by City representatives including the Mayor and Council members and the state funding agencies, and was followed by a walk-through and explanation of the (0 comments)
To preview the finest real estate and the best deals on the Westside of Los Angeles including Pacific Palisades, Santa Monica, Malibu, Brentwood, Bel Air, Beverly Hills, West L.A., Marina Del Rey & Mar Vista please visit our website: http://www.westsidehomefinder.com/ (0 comments)
Starting Friday, June 26, 2009, these will be exhibited on the Museum's third floor alongside video of some of Jackson's most exciting GRAMMY performances. I hope this exhibit will serve as a fitting tribute to one of the most significant entertainers in music history. The Museum will open to the public on Friday at 11:30am. For thousands of years, royalty has called attention to itself with extravagant (0 comments)
Pacific Palisades Real Estate Blog - Wednesday 07-08-2009 - Real Estate Terms - 07/08/09 06:09 PM
7/23 and 5/25 Mortgages: Mortgages with a one-time rate adjustment after seven years and five years, respectively. 3/1, 5/1, 7/1 and 10/1 ARMs: Adjustable-rate mortgages in which the rate is fixed for three-year, five-year, seven-year and 10-year periods, respectively, but may adjust annually after that. A Acceleration: The right of the mortgagee (lender) to demand the immediate repayment of the mortgage loan balance upon the default of the mortgager (borrower), or by using the right vested in the due-on-sale clause. Adjustable-Rate Mortgage (ARM): A loan on which the monthly payments will increase or decrease over time, based on changes (2 comments)
Pacific Palisades Real Estate Blog - Tuesday 07-07-2009 - Are you Ready to Buy? - 07/07/09 08:23 PM
As with any major purchase, it pays to be informed prior to making any decisions. As experienced buyers already know, buying a home is a complicated process, so it's important to start at the beginning and thoroughly understand each step. Whether you're buying your first home or your third, make sure you have the necessary financial resources and have explored all your options before you purchase a new home.
Pacific Palisades Real Estate Blog - Tuesday 07-07-2009 - Selling your home - 07/07/09 09:52 AM
Perhaps you need to sell your home and relocate because you're changing jobs. Or, maybe you need a larger home to accommodate a growing family or a smaller home since your children have moved out on their own. There are myriad reasons why people sell their homes, but no matter the circumstances, it's in your best interest to approach the transaction armed with information and assisted by the expertise of a REALTOR®. The selling section provides an overview of each leg of the selling process, from assessing the market conditions to listing agreements to setting the price. While this outline will (0 comments)
Recently, the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® surveyed homebuyers to find out what they considered to be important in the purchase of their homes. The largest percentage, 27 percent, considered the mere ownership of a home as the most important reason to buy. Moving to a better neighborhood (17 percent), wanting a larger home (10 percent), and realizing the tax advantages of homeownership (8 percent) were other reasons cited for buying homes. Seven percent focused on investment value as their primary motivation for homeownership. Over the years, your home likely will be the best investment you'll ever make. But more importantly, (0 comments)
Pacific Palisades Real Estate Blog - Monday 07-06-2009 - The American Dream - 07/06/09 10:10 AM
For the vast majority of us, owning a home is part of the American Dream. According to a study conducted by the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®, 87 percent of those polled cited owning a home as the number one criterion for defining "the good life." Owners and renters alike considered homeownership desirable for the following reasons: the pride of ownership, their dislike of paying rent, and the ability to change features of their homes to match their individual tastes and needs.
In addition, owning your own home provides a sense of security and well-being that's hard to beat. Home is (0 comments)
Pacific Palisades Real Estate Blog - Sunday 07-05-2009 - July Sidewalk Sales - 07/05/09 08:26 PM
In July, sidewalk sales and bargains around each corner in Pacific Palisades Village. Enjoy browsing up and down our well-heeled, well-loved sidewalks. Shops and restaurants will be opened all day to serve you. Seize the day and enjoy some weekend fun. To preview the finest real estate and the best deals on the Westside of Los Angeles including Pacific Palisades, Santa Monica, Malibu, Brentwood, Bel Air, Beverly Hills, West L.A., Marina Del Rey & Mar Vista please visit our website: http://www.westsidehomefinder.com/ When you are ready to view the properties or just have a question, please contact us: 310.459.8191 or email@example.com
Pacific Palisades Real Estate Blog - Wednesday 07-01-2009 - Pacific Palisades Weekly Listing Report - 07/01/09 09:25 PM
Happy Hump Day and Happy July! My apologies for being non-existent and not posting as my office, Westside Properties, has been in construction for the past two weeks. Today is the first day of normal life again. Josh and I are finally back in our newly updated office and loving it. LOTS of catch up to play and lots of relationships to rekindle. Here is the weekly market up for Pacific Palisades Real Estate: New Listings: 609 LAS LOMAS AVE - $3,995,000 0 Posetano RD #7 - land - $164,500 3633 MALIBU VISTA DR - $1,578,000 16321 PACIFIC COAST HWY #169 (0 comments)
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