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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.



Palos Verdes homes owners are quite happy with the recent statistics by Advance Publication Inc. (which publishes magazines such as Parade).  It found that Palos Verdes Estates ranked 6th in the Western United States and 23rd nationally for their “Quality of Life”.  On Numbers, a publication own...
There were only 6 homes on the December 13, 2011, Palos Verdes real estate Broker’s Tour.  Rain was expected for today which may have discouraged sellers from having their home open for tours.  We currently have 189 single family Palos Verdes homes for sale ranging in price from $680,000 in Ranch...
Palos Verdes homes are being decorated for the holidays.  It puts a smile on my face and gets me into the holiday spirit whenever I see one of these homes.  I have included a few of my favorites and I am sure we will be seeing more in the coming days.  Click here to read more about Palos Verdes ...
November 2011 statistics for Palos Verdes real estate look pretty good.  There is an increase in both the number of sales and pending sales for Palos Verdes homes sold in November.  50 Palos Verdes houses sold/closed escrow in November compared to 38 single family homes sold in October.  Look at...
There were 15 homes on the December 6, 2011, Palos Verdes real estate Broker’s Tour.  We currently have 197 single family Palos Verdes homes for sale ranging in price from $680,000 in Rancho Palos Verdes 90275 to $14,900,000 also  in Rancho Palos Verdes 90275 (the low in Eastview is $499,000).  T...
Last week Congress approved raising the loan limits on FHA loans to $729,750.  How will that effect Palos Verdes homes owners?  At first glance, one would guess that there is not too much Palos Verdes real estate selling in the lower ranges.  Currently, 25% or 51 single family Palos Verdes house...
  Palos Verdes real estate area #173 is known as Los Verdes and is located in the city of Rancho Palos Verdes. Multiple listing Service Area 173 is mostly composed of track homes on the west side of Hawthorne Blvd, and is bordered by Palos Verdes Estates to the north and west and Hesse Park to t...
No matter how many times we have been to the tide pools, it always is an enjoyable visit.  I love the magic of seeing all the creatures living in the pools.  Palos Verdes homes owners are lucky to be surrounded by such wonderful tide pool areas. On Sunday, December 11, 2011, the Los Serenos de P...
There were 27 homes on the November 29, 2011, Palos Verdes real estate Broker’s Tour.   There were several nice homes on tour and it was challenging to keep it to 4 favorites.  I was actually able to see 11 homes today in the allotted 2-hour time frame.  We currently have 218 single family Palos ...
Palos Verdes homes owners can enjoy a day outside with the Oceanfront Estates Walk, and can also enjoy the Point Vicente Lighthouse tour on the very same day.  The group will meet on Saturday, December 10, 2011, at 9:00 a.m. (walk continues until 11:00 a.m.) at the parking lot next to the Point ...

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