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Mary Thomas Torrance,PV,So Bay, Arc, Pas, REALTOR®*
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These South Bay Cities are listed by price range from the most affordable to the most expensive real estate cities. Below is the major highlights of each city. School District Ratings Play an important role in the pricing of the cities except San Pedro due to its location and Ocean Views
Redondo Beach: Homes starting from the $450,000.00 to $3,000,000.00 Townhouses starting from $400,000.00 and up Condos-$300Kup
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Lomita Homes starting at $325,000.00 to $1,100,000.00 Townhouse from $250,000.00 & up
Torrance: Homes starting from $475,000.00 to $8,000,000.00 Townhouses starting from $300,000 and up Senior Condos Also
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San Pedro Homes starting from $475,000.00 to $2,000,000.00 Townhouses starting at $300,000.000 and up
Hermosa Beach Homes Starting from the $800,000.00-$4,000,000.00 Townhouses starting from $600,000.00 and up
Manhattan Beach Homes starting from $950,000.00 to $10,000,000.00 Townhouses Starting from $700,000.00 and up. Condo-500K
Palos Verde Peninsula Homes starting from $850,000.00 to $25,000,000.00 Townhouses starting at $450,000,00 Condos 300K &up
TO CHECK SCHOOL DISTRICT RATINGS EXCELLENT SOURCES ARE: GREATSCHOOLS.COM OR EDUCATION.COM FOR MORE INFO.
These San Gabriel Valley Cities are listed by price range from the most affordable to the most expensive real estate cities. Below is the major highlights of each city. School District Ratings Play an important role in the pricing of the cities except Pasadena which has many high end luxury homes regardless of ratings and exceptional private schools closeby.
San Marino is a small, affluent city in Los Angeles County, California, United States.
Huntington Library Photo Courtesy of Wikipedia.
Incorporated on April 12, 1913, the city was design ed by its founders to be uniquely residential, with expansive properties surrounded by beautiful gardens, wide streets, and well maintained parkways. The city is located in the San Rafael Hills. The population was 13,147 at the 2010 census. In 2010, Forbes Magazine ranked the city's 91108 ZIP code as the 63rd most expensive area to live in the United States. Most homes were built between 1920 and 1950. The median list price of a single family home is US$1,987,500, as of July 2010. Prices range from Low $800,000 to $7 Million.
Arcadia is an affluent community in Los Angeles County, California, United States, home prices range from the low $400,000 with Arcadia Schools to the high $7 Million and located approximately 13 miles (21 km) northeast of downtown Los Angeles in the San Gabriel Valley and at the base of the San Gabriel Mountains.
It is the site of the Santa Anita Park racetrack and home to the Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden. The city had a population of 56,364 at the 2010 census, up from 53,248 at the 2000 census. The city is named after Arcadia, Greece.
In 2010, Bloomberg Businessweek named Arcadia as one of the "Best Places to Raise Your Kids: 2010" for the second year in a row.
Pasadena City Hall Photo Courtesy of Wikipedia.com
Pasadena (pron.: /ÃƒÂƒÃ‚Â‹ÃƒÂ‚Ã‚ÂŒpæsÃƒÂƒÃ‚Â‰ÃƒÂ‚Ã‚Â™ÃƒÂƒÃ‚Â‹ÃƒÂ‚Ã‚ÂˆdiÃƒÂƒÃ‚Â‹ÃƒÂ‚Ã‚ÂnÃƒÂƒÃ‚Â‰ÃƒÂ‚Ã‚Â™/) is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. As of 2010 United States Census, the population of Pasadena was 137,122, making it the 180th-largest city in the United States, down from 168th place in 2009. Pasadena is the ninth-largest city in Los Angeles County, and on June 19, 1886, became the fourth to be incorporated in Los Angeles County, after Anaheim (February 10, 1870) and Santa Ana (June 1, 1886), which were part of Los Angeles County until Orange County was formed in 1889. It is one of the primary cultural centers of the San Gabriel Valley.
Although famous for hosting the annual Rose Bowl football game and Tournament of Roses Parade, Pasadena is also the home to many scientific and cultural institutions, including the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (actually in La Cañada Flintridge), Pasadena City College (PCC), Fuller Theological Seminary, Art Center College of Design, the Pasadena Playhouse, the Norton Simon Museum of Art and the Pacific Asia Museum
Please call or email me if you would like information regarding Sierra Madre, Monrovia, Duarte, Alhambra, San Gabriel and Temple City or more San Gabriel Valley communities.
Sources for these cities is Wikipedia.com
Mary Thomas Torrance,PV,So Bay, Arc, Pas, REALTOR®*'s Blog Posts
I am a consummate real estate professional who not only understands the art of deal making but also the art of relationships.
I have been blessed with wonderful clients that are very pleased with their real estate profiles that I have helped them build. I am proud of my real estate consulting and sales expertise that results in spectacular purchases and sales for my clients.
I have over 30 years experience as a Realtor professional. My slogan for 2014 is: Let my experience,favor and success work for you!
My Real Estate Experience:
I take pride in making the process of buying and selling houses an uplifting,exciting experience. My knowledge of the Torrance, Redondo Beach, Palos Verdes Peninsula and The Los Angeles Real Estate Market and trends is unparelled.
I Specializes in Great Ocean View,Luxury Upscale Estates and South Bay Properties with Great school Ratings. I enjoy working with first time buyers and educating them on the buying process or first time seller's and educating them on the selling process.
My Investment expertise has built many real estate investment portfolios for my investment clients.
I am a member of the President's Circle I am among the top 10% of the Remax Realtors Nationwide in the U.S A member of the NAR-National Association of Realtors and the CAR-California Association of Realtors.
I love negotiating, it is my favorite part of my job. I am an excellent negotiator,I am also very analytical and I love analyzing the Real Estate Markets by Trends and Charts- Our office sells 1 out of 2 homes in the Palos Verdes Peninsula.
My resources,internet technology, advertising skills and global marketing skills combine to give my clients all the tools they need to keep up to date on their real estate portfolios. My Areas of expertise are South Redondo, Torrance, South and Walteria,Palos Verdes, Rancho Palos Verdes,Hermosa Beach, Manhattan Beach,San Pedro,
I also sell and list property with my clients in Pasadena, Arcadia,Monrovia. Sierra Madre, Glendora where I sold for over 20 years. I have been the Manager of several real estate offices, Certified C21 MGR. E Pro Specialist-
"My main passion is helping our Silver Spur Little League,Christian Youth Groups,youth that are struggling with family issues,and helping families that are recovering from drug and alcohol issues,ADD issues.
In my spare time I help promote The ADD Treatment Center,Coast Christian Portal-Torrance Youth Center, Christian based Celebrate Recovery- 12 step groups,Community's Child helping recoverying pregnant mom's get a new start.
Mary and her Team have over 45 combined experience in the Real Estate Industry.
Mary and Brian...The power of two working for you!
We sell many custom built homes in the South Bay. These homes are the ultimate in Luxurious Custom Ocean View Estates. We are very experienced in tax deferred exchanges, income property and latest tax information for our clients. We are very experienced in working with and guiding our retired seniors. We also are experienced in investment and commercial property office buildings.
We also have great referral services for senior care and needs http://activerain.com/blogsview/471828/Senior-Long-Term-Care
Specializing in Residential and investment property over the years. "I love living in Palos Verdes and working in the Palos Verdes and South Bay."Mary has have over 25 years experience in the Real Estate Industry. Mary also has a steady business of clients in the San Gabriel Valley where she lived and worked for over 27 Years. The new MLS Merger has enabled Mary to be able to buy and sell property every where in California.
Her motto is "Everything I touch turns to Sold."
Brian has a long history with properties from Redondo Hermosa, Manhattan all the way to Lawndale, Compton and Inglewood, specializing in Probates, Income property and Businesses. Mary has have over 25 years experience in the Real Estate Industry. Her motto is "Everything I touch turns to Sold.
Brian Byhower is the computer tech of our team and specializes in unique marketing strategies for our sellers. He is a strong listing agent mainly in the South Bay and loves open houses. He was born and raised Redondo Beach and currently lives a block from the ocean in Hermosa Beach. Yes, he is the cousin of the famous Mr. Byhower of the distinguished Chadwick Schools in Palos Verdes. His father also had his own law firm in the South Bay. Brian has been an investor and a realtor for over ten years and prior to being a Realtor Brian also owned El Gringo Restaurant in Hermosa Beach for over 20 years.
Happy House Hunting!!
Real estate Internet Designation thru National Assoc.of Realtors- I hold the presitigous PVSD Designation since 2005 Designated Specialist for Palos Verdes Peninsula. I am also a consistent member of the(Multi Million Dollar Sales Award Club)
I am a memberof the Remax Executive Club annually. I rank in sales volume among the top 10% of all Remax Agents Nationwide.
Testimonials for Mary Thomas Torrance,PV,So Bay, Arc, Pas, REALTOR®*
I just wanted to thank you for all your help in selling my home. Your expertise and extra attention to attending to my needs to make the listing process a very positive experience are greatly appreciated.
I would recommend you to all my friends and family in the future. You did an excellent job.
You did a great job, and make my life a lot easier for me to handle the communication with the Hong Kong office. Yes, you achieved a deal that was almost impossible. I am glad that all these troubles and difficulties are now all behind us.
It is a blessing to know you and have your services to build and maintain our real estate portfolio.
Please remember to get the candy gift for Lorraine, Lori and you. That expresses my most sincere thanks for all your professional services.