Norma Toering & Josh Toering - Charlemagne Intl Properties

Norma Toering, Broker-Owner


The Lay of the Land In Palos Verdes

Many buyers expect to purchase a property with a flat backyard.  In Palos Verdes, that may present more of a challenge than anticipated, especially if a view is also on the list of requirements. The [...]

100+ Reasons to Buy a Luxury Home in Palos Verdes, CA

I wrote the original version of this article back in 2008--some things change and others remain the same.  Even though I've gone on to expound in-depth about the Palos Verdes lifestyle in over 4,000  articles, [...]

On the Hunt for a Palos Verdes Home? Tips from Norma Toering, Broker

  Beginning your journey to purchase a new residence can be an odyssey filled with excitement, disappointment and even a bit a mystery.  Bumps in the road, setbacks and the occasional hiccup will be encountered [...]

Palos Verdes Luxury Homes

Measuring an Agent’s Value

As we enter the last month of 2016, my thoughts are turning to how I can better serve my clients in 2017. Over the years it has become apparent there are a plethora of ways [...]

Most Expensive Luxury Homes in Rancho Palos Verdes

Rancho Palos Verdes has some of the most exquisite coastal views on the entire Palos Verdes Peninsula.  The weather on the south side of Palos Verdes is reputed to be the most favorable on the [...]

Palos Verdes and Beach Cities Luxury Home Market Report–November 2016

Luxury Homes in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA Rancho Palos Verdes was named one of the "Best Small Cities in America" by WalletHub and Manhattan Beach and Redondo Beach made the list as well. [...]

Equestrian Estates

Where in Palos Verdes Can I Board My Horse?

Norma Toering out showing horse property in Palos Verdes. Where can I board my horse in Palos Verdes?  I’m frequently asked this question and the answer is there are many places and it depends on what [...]

Buying Palos Verdes Horse Property–What You Need to Know

Rolling Hills horses with an ocean view!   Based on MLS records, there are 29 Palos Verdes properties zoned for horses currently for sale. Sixteen of those horse-friendly properties are located in Rolling [...]

Where Are the Horse Properties in Palos Verdes?

  If you're searching for horse property in Palos Verdes you need to know where to look, since most properties in Palos Verdes are not zoned for horses.  My easy rule of thumb is if your [...]

Beach Cities of the South Bay – Luxury Homes

Palos Verdes and Beach Cities Luxury Home Market Report–November 2016

Luxury Homes in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA Rancho Palos Verdes was named one of the "Best Small Cities in America" by WalletHub and Manhattan Beach and Redondo Beach made the list as well. [...]

The Beaches of Palos Verdes and the Beach Cities

It's hot here in the Greater Los Angeles area, and per a bevy of weather forecasters, the thermometer is going to reach new heights today. With that in mind, I thought you might like to [...]

Beach Cities Luxury Homes – June 2016

Here is the Charlemagne Intl Properties update on the luxury home market in the Beach Cities of Los Angeles. Manhattan Beach: There are 50 homes for sale listed over $3,000,000 in Manhattan Beach There are [...]

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Beach Cities Residential Income Property Report–November 2016

The South Bay of Los Angeles is popular with landlords for a variety of reasons; perhaps the top one being real estate prices are high, and that supports an ever-growing pool of renters.  The Beach [...]

Should I Sell My Palos Verdes Home During the Winter Months?

Seller's Tip: No Need to Wait for Spring to List Your Home, This is Southern California! Leave the winter mindset behind, after all, this is Southern California.  The freezing temperatures and snowy slopes are tucked [...]

Palos Verdes Real Estate Market Update – Oct. 2016

The overall single-family home market on the Palos Verdes Peninsula remains robust and steadfastly entrenched in a sellers' market as we head into the autumn months of 2016. However, sales of luxury properties priced above [...]

What’s New in Your Palos Verdes Neighborhood?

 September Board of Realtors Breakfast Meeting:  The City Managers of the four Palos Verdes Peninsula cities each took a turn at the microphone to update local real estate professionals about changes and improvements happening in [...]

Palos Verdes Real Estate Market Report–September 2016

  As I write this article there are 233 single-family homes for sale on the Palos Verdes Peninsula. Inventory continues to show a slight increase, however, demand remains strong thus keeping the overall real estate [...]

Just Sold–Lunada Bay Coastal Home

Charlemagne Int'l Properties sold this Lunada Bay coastal home in July, and the buyer plans to transform the classic beauty into a stunning 21st-century residence.  The bones are there and with the removal of a [...]

A Post From the Past–But You’re Still My Passion

Elephants I photographed in Africa. I wrote this article back in 2012 when short sales and foreclosures were finally beginning to fade into the history books.  Thank heavens, those are gone, but my [...]

Luxury Homes Need Exterior Luxury Appeal Or Buyers Will Drive On By

    The luxury home market offers many upscale properties with impeccable interior design and space.  That's to be expected in the upper echelon price range of luxury homes in Greater Los Angeles. However, it is often [...]

Hollywood Riviera Homes For Sale

Luxury homes in the Hollywood Riviera Neighborhood The Hollywood Riviera neighborhood is adjacent to the Palos Verdes Peninsula and is blessed with incredible ocean views (and breezes) due to its similar hilly topography. [...]

Read more articles by Norma on the local real estate market and lifestyle.

Norma Toering – Broker-Owner
Charlemagne International Properties
Palos Verdes REALTOR since 1992.  CA BRE Lic# 01147470
(310) 493-8333 – Email Norma – Find us on Google+

Josh Toering – Realtor
Charlemagne International Properties
Palos Verdes Agent since 2000. CA BRE Lic#01296388

Equal Housing Opportunity REALTOR® – A Registered collective membership mark that identifies a real estate professional who is a member of the National Association of REALTORS®