June 2015

Redondo Beach Luxury Home Market Update–June 2015

By | June 10th, 2015|Beach Cities, Beach Cities Luxury, Favorite Photos - Beach Cities, Lifestyle in the Beach Cities, Los Angeles Luxury Homes, Redondo Beach, South of Torrance Blvd, West of Pacific Coast Hwy|

June gloom arrived on schedule with its heavy morning marine layer.  It's an accepted part of our weather life on the Palos Verdes Peninsula and surrounding coastal beach cities of Redondo, Hermosa and Manhattan.  The second week produced a few unexpected showers and humidity more in keeping with the years we spent in Florida and Maryland.  So far, June is full of surprises. Let's hope the Redondo Beach luxury home market is exhibiting a bit more stability as we get ready to welcome the summer months. Here's your real estate market update on Redondo Beach luxury homes priced at or [...]

March 2015

Manhattan Beach Luxury Home Market Report–March 2015

By | March 9th, 2015|Beach Cities, Beach Cities Luxury, Buyer Tip, Favorite Photos - Beach Cities, Lifestyle in the Beach Cities, Manhattan Beach, Manhattan Beach Luxury Homes, Seller Tip|

For this report on Manhattan Beach, CA, luxury homes will be defined as any residential property (single family, townhouse or condo) priced at or above $2,000,000. Eight Manhattan Beach luxury single family homes sold during February 2015.  There are currently 17 Manhattan Beach luxury homes in escrow with accepted offers and 29 Manhattan Beach single family luxury homes are for sale. One Manhattan Beach luxury townhouse sold during February and five are in escrow with accepted offers.  There are currently four Manhattan Beach luxury townhouses for sale. For more information about selling or buying luxury properties in Manhattan Beach contact [...]

Hermosa Beach Luxury Home Market Report–March 2015

By | March 9th, 2015|Beach Cities, Beach Cities Luxury, Buyer Tip, Favorite Photos - Beach Cities, Hermosa Beach, Hermosa Beach Luxury Homes, Lifestyle in the Beach Cities, Los Angeles Luxury Homes, Seller Tip|

For the purpose of this real estate report on Hermosa Beach luxury homes “luxury” will be defined as residential property (single family, townhouse, condo) priced at or above $2,000,000. The coastal community of Hermosa Beach, known as one of the beach cities in the South Bay of Los Angeles, posted two luxury single family home sales for February 2015. There are currently 10 Hermosa Beach luxury single family homes in escrow with accepted offers, and seven are for sale. One Hermosa Beach townhouse sold in the luxury category of over $2,000,000 during February 2015. For more information about buying or [...]

October 2014

Hermosa Beach Luxury Home Report–October 2014

By | October 1st, 2014|Beach Cities, Beach Cities Luxury, Buyer Tip, Favorite Photos - Beach Cities, Front Page, Hermosa Beach, Hermosa Beach Luxury Homes, Lifestyle in the Beach Cities, Seller Tip|

There are currently 10 Hermosa Beach luxury homes priced over $2,000,000 for sale.  There are no pending sales of luxury homes in Hermosa Beach as of October 1, 2014. One Hermosa Beach luxury homes closed escrow during September 2014.  The Sand Section home sold after one week on the market.  Sale price was $2,250,000.   For more information on Hermosa Beach luxury homes contact Charlemagne Int'l Properties at ToeringandTeam@gmail.com.   Hermosa Beach Luxury Homes for Sale:  

August 2014

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:

March 2014

Redondo Beach Properties Near Beach

By | March 14th, 2014|An Agent's Life, Beach Cities, Buyer Tip, Favorite Photos - Beach Cities, Front Page, Hermosa Beach, Lifestyle in the Beach Cities, Los Angeles Luxury Homes, North of Torrance Blvd, Redondo Beach, Sand Section, South of Torrance Blvd, West of Pacific Coast Hwy|

Yesterday was one of those perfect Southern California days with blue skies, sun shining and a gentle coastal wind wafting through the open doors of the new listings we previewed in Redondo Beach.  First, there was a $2,299,000 townhouse on the Esplanade with a small, but inviting backyard.  However, the showstopper attraction was the blue Pacific Ocean view from the main rooms of the house.  The newer construction interiors were geared to beach living with hardwood floors and balconies to enjoy the coastal lifestyle. The next Redondo Beach property was a couple blocks back from the ocean on Catalina Avenue, [...]

February 2014

Manhattan Beach Luxury Homes–Update February 2014

By | February 1st, 2014|Beach Cities, Favorite Photos - Beach Cities, Lifestyle in the Beach Cities, Los Angeles Luxury Homes, Manhattan Beach, Manhattan Beach Luxury Homes|

Manhattan Beach luxury home sales for the month of January totaled nine properties including townhouses.  The most expensive sale was $3,950,000 for a single family home at 128 8th Street. There are 14 Manhattan Beach luxury homes in escrow and only 8 Manhattan Beach luxury (priced over $2,000,000) for sale.  The luxury market inventory is extremely limited with demand outpacing supply.  If you are considering selling your Manhattan Beach luxury homes the numbers certainly indicated now is an excellent time to bring it on the market.  If you personal circumstances are in agreement, Norma Toering and Team welcome the opportunity [...]

January 2013

Hermosa Beach CA Luxury Home Sales–2012

By | January 18th, 2013|Buyer Tip, Favorite Photos - Beach Cities, Front Page, Hermosa Beach, Hermosa Beach Luxury Homes, Lifestyle in the Beach Cities, Los Angeles Luxury Homes, Sand Section, Seller Tip|

Hermosa Beach Luxury Home Listed by Norma Toering & Team Hermosa Beach is nestled between its more glitzy neighbor, Manhattan Beach, and its sprawling neighbor to the south, Redondo Beach.  Hermosa has no room for urban sprawl, but although it retains its coastal charm, it is home to a growing number of multi-million dollar homes. Hermosa Beach luxury home  ($2M and up) sales in 2012 totaled 26.  Yes, Hermosa is still quaint and charming with its beach and hillside cottages, but they are sharing more and more ground space with upscale homes and coastal mansions. Hermosa Beach luxury home sales [...]

Manhattan Beach Luxury Homes Sales–2012

By | January 17th, 2013|Beach Cities, Buyer Tip, Favorite Photos - Beach Cities, Front Page, Hill Section, Lifestyle in the Beach Cities, Manhattan Beach, Manhattan Beach Luxury Homes, Mira Costa, Sand Section, Seller Tip, Tree Section|

Coastal Manhattan Beach on a Glorious Southern California Day! I'm tracking luxury homes sales in Manhattan Beach and Hermosa Beach because I have a vested interest in high-end homes in the area since I have one listed for sale in Hermosa Beach.  It's important to know the local market, the competition as well as the absorption rate when devising a marketing plan tailored to the luxury home buyer. For the purpose of this report I'll refer to all single family home sales over $2,000,000 in Manhattan Beach as luxury properties, and break them down by 2012 sales in each neighborhoods. Manhattan [...]

October 2012

Manhattan Beach Luxury Home Sales–September 2012

By | October 24th, 2012|Beach Cities, Buyer Tip, Favorite Photos - Beach Cities, Front Page, Los Angeles Luxury Homes, Manhattan Beach, Seller Tip|

Life in Manhattan Beach is coastal living at its finest. 26 Manhattan Beach single family homes sold during September 2012 of which four were priced over $2,000,000. The most expensive sale was 2812 The Strand.  The 3,060 sq. ft. home sold for $6,200,000.  The property consists of two, 3 bedroom / 2 bath living spaces (duplex) and as indicated by its address is just steps from the sand and surf. Currently there are 21 luxury single family homes for sale in Manhattan Beach. Twelve single family homes priced over $2,000,000 are currently in escrow.