February 2012

The Value of a Palos Verdes View

By | February 11th, 2012|Featured Posts, Front Page, Palos Verdes, Palos Verdes View Homes|

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, as is the value of a view. This is one of the great puzzles of selling view homes on the Palos Verdes Peninsula. We have a plethora of views. There are varying degrees of views, there are up close and personal views and there are some homes with pastoral views (some buyers consider this a non-view when compared with a panoramic view). What's an agent to do when asked to place a value on a view?   The Views of Palos Verdes: The Queen's Necklace view is one of the most sought [...]

The Palos Verdes Ocean View Collection

By | February 10th, 2012|Featured Posts, Front Page, Palos Verdes, Palos Verdes Luxury Homes, Palos Verdes View Homes|

Palos Verdes luxury homes are plentiful.  There is no shortage of ocean view properties due to miles of coastline and the hilly topography.   After all, Palos Verdes is a peninsula surrounded on three sides by the Pacific Ocean.  Naturally, the variety of water view homes vary from unobstructed panoramic to peek-a-boo views.  Generally speaking, the value of the view increases along with its breadth and depth.  Degrees matter when it comes to assessing the value of your Palos Verdes view. Many luxury home buyers in Palos, and the surrounding beach cities, want to see the Pacific Ocean they pay a premium to live near.  [...]

100 Reasons to Call Palos Verdes Home

By | February 9th, 2012|Favorite Photos - Palos Verdes, Featured Posts, Los Angeles, Palos Verdes, Palos Verdes Estates, Palos Verdes Peninsula, Rancho Palos Verdes, Rolling Hills, Rolling Hills Estates|

This is going to be a long list, and I'm only going to scratch the surface, so let's get started.  The list is in no particular order--just the way it popped into my head after living in the area since 1989. The Palos Verdes Peninsula is a 26.3 square mile area located in the southwest corner of Los Angeles County. The Peninsula is 23 miles south of downtown Los Angeles. 1)   The Climate:   Average temperature in January--66 degrees.  Average temperature in July--77 degrees. 2)   The Coastal Location:  It's the Palos Verdes Peninsula and the Pacific Ocean kisses three sides 24/7. 3)   The [...]