July 2015

Manhattan Beach Luxury Home Market Update–July 2015

By | July 12th, 2015|Beach Cities, Beach Cities Luxury, Lifestyle in the Beach Cities, Los Angeles Luxury Homes, Manhattan Beach, Manhattan Beach Luxury Homes, Sand Section, Tree Section|

Our market indicators point to a minute cooling off of luxury home sales in Manhattan Beach as we reach the halfway point of 2015.  There's a slight increase in inventory and a dip in number of sales recorded on the local MLS.  Although the market is still firmly planted in seller territory when it comes to who the market favors, there are still several positive indicators for buyers especially if they are obtaining financing for their luxury home purchase.  Interest rates are still very good and as homes accumulate a growing number of days on market the playing field shared [...]

June 2015

Manhattan Beach Luxury Home Market Update–June 2015

By | June 8th, 2015|Beach Cities, Beach Cities Luxury, Buyer Tip, Lifestyle in the Beach Cities, Manhattan Beach, Manhattan Beach Luxury Homes, Sand Section, Tree Section|

I'm a bit late in getting this market report out, but last week was graduation week and there were several ceremonies to attend along with celebratory dinners to recognize several new graduates in the family.  We added a political science major, a registered nurse, a Princeton bound high school grad and an 8th grade grad who was recognized for both his academic and athletic prowess.  It was a wonderful week on the family scene, but let's move on to real estate. Here's your June update for the Manhattan Beach luxury home market: 22 Manhattan Beach luxury homes priced over $2,000,000 [...]

October 2014

Manhattan Beach Homes Sales Report – Tree Section – Oct 2014

By | October 10th, 2014|Beach Cities, Beach Cities Luxury, Manhattan Beach, Tree Section|

Homes sales report for the Tree Section neighborhood in Manhattan Beach, California during October 2014.  The "Trees" area is on the beach-side of PCH but just inland from the Sand area.   It is known for having slightly more yard space than the tightly packed water frontage neighborhood. Homes for sale in the Tree section of Manhattan Beach: Recent home sales in the Tree Section of Manhattan Beach CA:

September 2014

Manhattan Beach Homes Sales Report – Tree Section – Sept 2014

By | September 19th, 2014|Beach Cities, Manhattan Beach, Tree Section|

Homes sales report for the Tree Section neighborhood in Manhattan Beach, California during September 2014. Homes for sale in the Tree section of Manhattan Beach: Recent home sales in the Tree Section of Manhattan Beach CA:

August 2014

Manhattan Beach Homes Sales Report – Tree Section – Aug 2014

By | August 31st, 2014|Beach Cities, Manhattan Beach, Tree Section|

Homes sales report for the Tree Section neighborhood in Manhattan Beach, California during August 2014. Homes for sale in the Tree section of Manhattan Beach:  Recent home sales in the Tree Section of Manhattan Beach CA:

Manhattan Beach Luxury Home Market Update–August 2014

By | August 6th, 2014|Beach Cities, Buyer Tip, Favorite Photos - Beach Cities, Heights / Liberty, Hill Section, Lifestyle in the Beach Cities, Los Angeles Luxury Homes, Manhattan Beach, Manhattan Beach Luxury Homes, Sand Section, Seller Tip, Tree Section, Village|

Manhattan Beach continues to lead the luxury home market recovery in California topping the list of cities with the most sales over $1,000,000.  July sales indicate the trend is not slowing with 15 single family sales over $2,000,000. 24 Manhattan Beach luxury homes (five are townhouses) priced over $2,000,000 are currently in escrow with accepted offers. 33 Manhattan Beach luxury homes, including three townhouses, are currently for sale.   For more information on Manhattan Beach luxury homes contact Charlemagne International Properties at 310.493.8333. Manhattan Beach luxury homes for sale:

July 2014

Beach Cities of the South Bay Luxury Home Market Update–July 2014

By | July 7th, 2014|Beach Cities, Buyer Tip, Front Page, Hermosa Beach, Hermosa Beach Luxury Homes, Lifestyle in the Beach Cities, Los Angeles Luxury Homes, Manhattan Beach, Manhattan Beach Luxury Homes, Redondo Beach, Sand Section, Sand Section, Seller Tip, Tree Section|

Manhattan Beach can claim the lion's share of real estate activity in the luxury market for June 2014.  Sales of luxury homes priced over $2,000,000 for the three Beach Cities of Manhattan Beach, Hermosa Beach and Redondo Beach totaled 22 for the month of June.  The breakdown by city: Manhattan Beach:  18 Sales over $2,000,000 Hermosa Beach:  3 Luxury sales Redondo Beach:  1 High-end property sold   There are currently 28 luxury properties in escrow with accepted offers: Manhattan Beach:  23 Homes priced over $2,000,000 are in pending/back up status Hermosa Beach:  3 Luxury properties are in escrow Redondo Beach: [...]

May 2014

Manhattan Beach Luxury Home Market Report–May 2014

By | May 7th, 2014|Beach Cities, Hill Section, Lifestyle in the Beach Cities, Los Angeles Luxury Homes, Manhattan Beach, Manhattan Beach Luxury Homes, Sand Section, Tree Section|

There are 33 Manhattan Beach luxury homes currently for sale.  31 of the luxury properties are single family homes, two are upscale townhouses. 22 Manhattan Beach luxury homes are in escrow with accepted offers, two of the properties are townhouses. 18 Manhattan Beach luxury homes sold during April 2014.  Again, two of the luxury properties were townhouses as more high-end townhouses edge beyond the $2,000,000 price point. The most expensive sale, per MLS records, for April 2014 was $8,100,000 for a home built in 2002 with 8,500 sq. ft. of living space and located in the Hill Section of Manhattan [...]

December 2013

Manhattan Beach Luxury Home Report–December 2013

By | December 11th, 2013|Beach Cities, Front Page, Lifestyle in the Beach Cities, Manhattan Beach, Manhattan Beach Luxury Homes, Sand Section, Tree Section|

Lots of Manhattan Beach residents, or soon-to-be residents, will be celebrating the holidays in their recently purchased new homes.  Eleven Manhattan single family luxury homes priced over $2,000,000 sold during the month of November 2013.  Not bad results for a month filled with a cold weather snap and a long holiday weekend filled with family, friends and plenty of turkey with all the trimmings. Speaking of trimming, the most expensive home sold in Manhattan Beach during November was a home short on trimmings with its Modern Minimalist style, but it pulled out all the stops with its over-the-top beach lifestyle [...]

March 2013

Manhattan Beach Luxury Leases – March 2013

By | March 11th, 2013|Front Page, Lifestyle in the Beach Cities, Manhattan Beach, Manhattan Beach Luxury Homes, Sand Section, Tree Section|

  Daylight Saving Time arrived over the weekend; can summer be far behind?  If your goal is to live closer to the beach this summer now is the time to check out what's available to lease in Manhattan Beach's Sand and Tree Sections. There are currently six houses for lease in the Sand and Tree Sections of Manhattan Beach.  Lease prices for a single family house currently start at $4,995 and up.  There are one year leases available as well as weekly vacation rentals. If you're new to the area it might be worth considering a lease while you get [...]