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beverly hills: Do you know where Beverly Hills CA is in the top ten priciest zip code - 11/15/12 11:49 PM
Do you know where Beverly Hills, CA fared in the top ten priciest zip codes? Most of you know I am a Beverly Hills, CA Realtor and I was surprised that we were not in the top three zip codes. According to Wall St 24/7 (Nov. 5, 2012) these were the top ten zip codes: 1st place Alpine New Jersey zip code: 07620 median sales price $ 6.7 million 2nd place Ross, California zip code: 94957 median sales price $ 5.3 million 3rd place New York, NY zip code: 10013 median sales price $ 5.1 million 4th place Woody Creek, Colorado (22 comments)
beverly hills: The Summer Olympics of 2012 Started in London Today! - 07/27/12 02:09 PM
The Summer Olympics of 2012 Started in London Today! As most of you know the Summer Olympics started today. Times like this I reflect and remember how my parents used to get the TV Guide Magazine with the ’ insert’ listing all the events with dates and times. In those days we did not know it was a Spread Sheet. How fun it was to schedule our lives to the events that we wanted to see and enjoy. We planned everything outside of sleeping, working and school to these events. Well if you would like to do the same. I got my (25 comments)
beverly hills: Have a Great Vegetarian Dinner and help a good cause! - 11/03/10 04:14 AM
As most of you know I am a big fan of supporting Rescue Organizations, I have been so busy the past few days I am sorry for the short notice. Please go have a great vegetarian dinner! What: Veggie Grill Fundraiser for The Pet Care Foundation / Pets 90210 Excellent vegetarian food with 50% of the proceeds going to the Foundation.
When: November 3rd, 5 PM to 11 PM
Where: 8000 Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood (corner of Crescent Heights) Why: To raise funds for the Pet Care Foundation's pet adoption events and pet adoption TV show that has (10 comments)
beverly hills: Where to go for Halloween? How about the Playboy Mansion Halloween Party 2010 - 10/28/10 04:03 PM
Where to go for Halloween? How about the Playboy Mansion Halloween Party 2010? If you have been undecided or just could not make up your mind, there is always the Kandy Halloween at the Playboy Mansion. Now keep in mind this is not for everyone Tickets start at $1000.00 if you want a Cabana and Tables than you need to add another $10,000.00 in addition to the entry.
This Halloween Party is the 4th Annual Kandy Halloween party at the Playboy Mansion it will be held on October 30th, 2010. The Karma Foundation's Beneficiary will be the Marconi Foundation for (12 comments)
beverly hills: The after action report of 9.02.10 Day Celebrations in Beverly Hills, CA - 09/04/10 07:15 PM
The after action report of 9.02.10 Day Celebrations in Beverly Hills, CA The after action report of 9.02.10 Day Celebrations in Beverly Hills, CA. As some of you know Diane and I were guests of Kenquest.com. They graciously gave us seats at the VIP tables. They were the Platinum sponsors of this event. They are also the main sponsors/ benefactors of Pets90210 of Beverly Hills a great Animal Rescue Organization in Beverly Hills, CA of course. The MC of the event left early and the Mayor of Beverly Hills took over and did a great job. Ironically, due to his Persian (4 comments)
beverly hills: The City of Beverly Hills, CA will celebrate 9.02.10 Day - 07/26/10 04:27 PM
The City of Beverly Hills, CA will celebrate 9.02.10 Day. I am sure most readers are familiar with the famous zip code, not necessary everyone connected the dots, but on the second day of the ninth month of this year will be 90210. The date matches the zip code. I think it was very clever of the Mayor of Beverly Hills to do something this iconic as this event. The event will be located at the "old" Robinsons-May's parking lot. (100,000+/- sq feet of which a fourth will be enclosed with air-conditioning for more comfortable dining and seating) Larry King will (17 comments)
beverly hills: The Ultimate lifestyle in Beverly Hills Just Sold! The Montage Hotel just received a new Owner for one of their Units. - 04/19/10 01:56 AM
Beverly Hills has sold the most Expensive Condominium year to date. Can you guess where it is? Can you guess how much it sold for? To keep you from racking your brains out, let me share with you. The address is 225 n Canon Dr. Unit #8D. The Ultimate lifestyle is located on the 8th floor of the Spanish Colonial Revival-style Montage Hotel in Beverly Hills. The unit is Walking distance from my office at 166 N Canon Dr. The Montage was built in 2008 and this unit sold for $10,650,000.00. The closing date was April 09, 2010. What do you (12 comments)
beverly hills: What is Beverly Hills,CA? It is a destination for the tourist,the rich and the famous - 03/11/10 01:12 AM
What is Beverly Hills, CA? It is a destination for the tourists, the rich, the famous and the infamous. One thinks of the zip code 90210, and the TV Show of the same name. When we think of Beverly Hills, we think of Glamour, Movie Stars and an Affluent Society. Beverly Hills is a destination place. People from all over the world want to visit and or live here. Beverly Hills was a prosperous location long before the entertainment industry discovered it. We might be wondering what the reason was. The answer is water. Southern California has fantastic climate all year (8 comments)
beverly hills: Breaking News in Beverly Hills, CA the L'Ermitage hotel is on the Market - 01/07/10 06:54 PM
Breaking news in Beverly Hills, CA the L'Ermitage hotel is on the market. I was reading in the Commercial Real Estate News syndicated by LoopNet that there are multiple offers on The Raffles-L'Ermitage Hotel. At first glance one would think, this is fantastic, on the other hand we need to look at the Real Story here. In the year 2000 the Beverly Hills property was acquired for $68 million This was major news then, since the per-room price at the time was a record for a Los Angeles area hotel not being on the beach. Since then the property's performance has (10 comments)
beverly hills: PetRelocation.com Launches a New Pet Travel Website & Social Network - 05/01/09 03:14 AM
While every one has been bussy worrying about the Swine-flu, the economy and appraisal changes, quietly PetRelocation.com an independently-owned and privately funded company has unveield its new interactive pet travel and transportation website. This move makes them one of the first and one of its kind in the Pet Transportation Industry. I found out thanks to Rachel Farris, Director of PR & New Media at Petrelocation.com I met her on the internet in a pet discussion forum and then l saw her post on LinkedIn I wanted to share this with all pet lovers who have not heared about this. Pet (12 comments)
beverly hills: Troubadour, A Legendary Club in West Hollywood California - 04/17/09 03:12 AM
Troubadour As you drive east on Santa Monica Boulevard from Beverly Hills to West Hollywood. The first building you see on the north side of the street has this large script written on it Troubadour First thing you start wondering what the definition is. Then you wonder why are there so many people in line early afternoon wanting to get into this small venue? Then you say I must do some research and find out what is this place. IF you understand the English definition then you know that a Troubadour is: usually referred to a medieval poet or singer, a (14 comments)
beverly hills: Why do you need Title Insurance? Here are 10 Reasons - 03/30/09 02:49 AM
Many first time buyers ask, why do we need Title Insurance? What are the benefits? In California it is customary that the seller pays the Title Insurance and if the buyer has a loan, all the buyer has to do is to pay the Loan Tie-in fee's portions. Here are ten very important reasons, why you need Title Insurance:
Title Insurance will protect you against a loss on your home or land due to a title defect. A deed or mortgage in the chain of title may be a forgery. Claims arise due to marital status and validity of divorces. (12 comments)
beverly hills: Have you heard of the UNICEF's Tap Water Project? Are you aware it is "World Water Week"? - 03/25/09 09:06 PM
In case you did not know this, I would like to share this with you. I just found out last night. UNICEF is having what is called the Tap Project. Many local restaurants are participating in this event. This has started on March 22nd and it is continuing until March 28th 2009. Customarily when you go to a restaurant, they bring a glass of Tap Water to your table, usually this water in free. The UNICEF's Tap Project is asking every patron to give $1 or more for the tap water. For every dollar raised, a child without access to safe (7 comments)
The first annual "Woofstock 90210" is in the history books. Here it was on a perfect sunny 70+ degree weather on Sunday, Bill Crowe of "Pets 90210" and Cindy Brynan & Barbara Rosenman from the Beverly Hills Community Service Department organized a very successful event. The place Roxbury Park's Wiggly Field at 471 South Roxbury Dr. and Olympic Blvd.,Beverly Hills, CA 90212.The time was from 11:00am to 4:00pm. This event was organized for the dogs, by these three wonderful people for ' your dogs'. Dogs and their "parents" were at the first annual dog event. There was a dog parade. (15 comments)
beverly hills: A new way to look for employment: The Beverly Hills way of finding a job! - 03/04/09 04:19 AM
What I am about to tell you is not standard around the country and that is why Beverly Hills, CA and Los Angeles, CA have a" reputation" in this country and around the world. On the first Tuesday of Every Month the Crescent Hotel in Beverly Hills, http://www.losangeles.com/crescent-hotel ) A classic Rodeo Drive Jewel in Beverly Hills is holding a : are you ready for this "A Pink Slip Martini night". Now what does this mean? People who received the infamous "pink slip" from their employer can come to the Crescent Hotel drink Martini's and mix with "recruiters", "head hunters" and (20 comments)
As the year is coming to a close, we need to reflect of what is going on currently in the Real Estate market in Southern California. Looking at the current state, price of homes are down anywhere from 20% to 45% depending which Micro Market area you are looking at compared to 2007 prices. As a consumer you should be jumping from joy, that you have the opportunity to step into the Southern California's Real Estate Market. Interest rates are hovering around 4.5% - 6% depending on the size of the loan and your credit worthiness. Again as a buyer (18 comments)
beverly hills: Let's Revisit, Modify the Mansionization Curbing Laws of Los Angeles - 10/05/08 02:13 AM
I do not want to sound radical or revolutionairy, we need to look at the recently passed Building Restriction Laws. There has been a lot discussion about ‘Mansionization Curbing in Los Angeles', prior to the Market turning. Subsequently there were legislation that passed and were signed into Law. I am a firm believer we need to revisit or modify some of these regulations. Please do not misunderstand my point I am trying to make. I have watched numerous oversized boxes, which contractors called houses on small lots, sprouted up everywhere, from Beverly Hills to Beverlywood. I am not in favor of (4 comments)
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