Palos Verdes Homes Blog by Norma Toering 310-493-8333

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Real Estate Broker/Owner - Charlemagne International Properties - BRE# 01147470
Homes for sale in Palos Verdes & Rolling Hills, Southern California. We specialize in luxury homes, gated estates, equestrian land and investment properties around the South Bay.



    It is no secret the residential income property market is red hot due to lower prices (a result of the housing bust of 2008-2012) and the historically low interest rates.  My January 2012 letter to clients recommended income property as a "Buy" niche in an otherwise flat real estate market.  ...
      How to Find the Right House for You in Palos Verdes     People move to Palos Verdes for many different reasons.  Many come for the award winning Palos Verdes Unified School District; others come for the spectacular ocean and city light views.  Equestrians are delighted to find a wide variet...
  What is more enchanting than a room with a view?  I was drawn to the window of this lovely property to catch a glimpse of the view from a bedroom window.  I could not resist snapping a photo.  The sky and ocean were both lovely shades of blue with the hillside covered in greenery and dotted wit...
  I recently had a call from a slightly desperate agent.  He called me, with clients in his car, and asked, "Where is the best horse property in Palos Verdes?" I was momentarily startled by the timing of his question.  His clients were in the car and I was on speaker phone.  They were out driving...
 The Palos Verdes Peninsula is a coastal community nestled in the hills of Los Angeles County.  Prospective luxury home buyers often want to know the best location to purchase a luxury home in Palos Verdes.  Truthfully, it depends on what you want as each of the four cities on the Palos Verdes Pe...
I listened to a short motivational video this morning while I waited for the caffeine in my coffee to reach my brain.  The message was real estate professionals need to spend the lion's share of each day engaged in four activities if they want to thrive in the business:  Meet people, follow up w...
I'm on an unplanned vacation from work.  Actually, my weekend getaway turned into a six day stay due to the misbehavior of my Jaguar.  In the 100 degree heat of the California desert the fuel pump bit the dust, or should I say sand.  After a one hour wait in the searing heat, I enjoyed the cool ...
Sands real estate and home sales report for Hermosa Beach, CA in May 2013. Homes for sale: 7 Homes are listed for sale in the Sand section of Hermosa priced from $1,495,000 to $15,900,000. Pending sales: 8 Houses are in escrow priced from $969,900 to $5,250,000. May sales: 5 Homes sold in May 20...
West of Pacific Coast Highway neighborhood real estate and home sales report for Redondo Beach, CA in May 2013. Homes for sale: 9 Homes are listed for sale priced from $420,000 (a 414 square foot, short sale property) to $14,250,000. Pending sales: Five homes are in escrow currently in the W of ...
Homes sales report for the Sand Section neighborhood in Manhattan Beach, California during May 2013. Currently 19 homes are in escrow in the Sand area of MB ranging in price from $999,000 to $4,850,000.   The average price for homes in escrow is $2.4M and they took an average of 71 days to sell....

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