Favorite Palos Verdes Homes June 1, 2021

Favorite Palos Verdes Homes June 1, 2021  

My favorite new Palos Verdes homes listings on June 1, 2021, are described below.  We currently have 78 single family Palos Verdes homes for sale ranging in price from $1,295,000 in Rancho Palos Verdes  (the low in Eastview is $1,149,000) to $19,995,000 in the City of Palos Verdes Estates. There are 13 Palos Verdes condos/townhomes for sale priced between $550,000 and $1,895,000.  My favorite new Palos Verdes homes listings are:

     

Keith Kelley & Bill Davis’ (Palm Realty Boutique) 7 Outrider Road, Rolling Hills 90274 (above left) is a 6 bedroom, 5 bath, 4.547 square foot home for $5,499,000. This fabulous Rolling Hills home features sweeping ocean/city/harbor views, elegant remodeled kitchen, attached guest house, and pool & stable area on over an acre of land. Jerry & Audrey Yutronich’s (RE/MAX Estate Properties) 2206 Estribo Drive, Rolling Hills Estates 90274 (above right) is a 5 bedroom, 4 bath, 2,294 square foot home for $1,995,000. This luxurious ranch style Palos Verdes Drive North home features coffered inlaid wood ceilings, walls of glass, gourmet kitchen, guest house, and pool.

     

Gayle Probst’s (RE/MAX Estate Properties) 109 Via Colusa, Palos Verdes Estates 90274 (above left) is a 3 bedroom, 3 bath, 2,335 square foot home for $1,850,000. This charming Valmonte home features a large patio entry, open beamed ceilings, den, formal dining room and family room. Maureen Megowan’s (RE/MAX Estate Properties) 32724 Coastsite Drive #206, Rancho Palos Verdes 90275 (above right) is a 2 bedroom, 2 bath, 1,433 square foot condo for $949,000. This beautiful Palos Verdes Bay Club condo features exhilarating ocean/Catalina views, floor to ceiling windows, modern kitchen, 2 updated bathrooms, and community pools/tennis courts.

To read my prior article on favorite Palos Verdes homes for sale click here.

Photos courtesy of CRMLS

 

Palos Verdes Real Estate Sales Crest Neighborhood 2020

Palos Verdes Real Estate Sales Crest Neighborhood 2020

2020 Palos Verdes homes sales for Crest decreased to 25 single family homes sold compared to 26 in 2019.  Price per square foot for Crest houses that sold in 2020 increased to $619 compared from $591 in 2019, a 4.8% increase.  Average sales price for Crest homes sold in 2020 was $1,601,896 compared to $1,525,346 in 2019.  The most expensive home sold for $2,599,000 and the lowest priced home sold for $1,150,000.

Currently, Crest has 7 active Palos Verdes homes for sale.  There are 3 single family homes ranging in price from $1,295,000 for a 2 bedroom/3 bath, 2,836 square foot home, to $1,799,000 for a 5 bedroom/3 bath, 2,457 square foot home.  There are4 condo/townhomes ranging in price from $725,000 for a 3 bedroom/3 bath, 1,774 square foot condo/townhome, to $1,200,000 for a 3 bedroom/3 bath, 2,100 square foot condo/townhome.

For background and history on Crest Multiple Listing Area 174, please click here to read my prior article on this neighborhood.

To view current Palos Verdes real estate statistics for the entire Peninsula, please click here or on the “Statistics” tab above.

Photo of Palos Verdes Performing Arts (formerly Norris Theater) courtesy of PVPA

 

Palos Verdes St. Luke’s Garden Concerts Return!

Palos Verdes St. Luke’s Garden Concerts Return!

On Sunday, June 27, 2021, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., St Luke’s Presbyterian Church will be presenting TC4.  You can come early, picnic on the lawn, and then enjoy a Free Garden Concert.

TC4 will be performing their eclectic music that stretches the saxophone to its limits. This Saxophone Quartet is comprised of Andrew Harrison, Soprano Saxophone, Emma Reinhart, Alto Saxophone, Isaac Lopez, Tenor Saxophone and Robert Alexander, Baritone Saxophone. The program will feature classic sounds of Bach and Grieg, but will also mix in music from South America, American Jazz, and a new work from composer Michael Markowski which was written for TC4.

Covid rules for the concert will include wearing a mask when you are not eating. Due to social distancing you will need to RSVP at (310) 377-2825. They will not be serving coffee and cookies at intermission this year.

In addition to this concert, they will be having two more concerts this summer with Syrinx Quartet performing on July 27, and Christina Montes-Mateo on August 22, 2021.

The Church is located at 26825 Rolling Hills Road, Rolling Hills Estates.  For more information go to www.stlukespresbyterian.com, or call (310) 377-2825.

To read my last article on Palos Verdes Garden Concerts click here.

Photo courtesy of St.Luke’s Presbyterian Church

Favorite Palos Verdes Homes May 25, 2021

Favorite Palos Verdes Homes May 25, 2021  

My favorite new Palos Verdes homes listings on May 25, 2021, are described below.  We currently have 73 single family Palos Verdes homes for sale ranging in price from $1,300,000 in Rancho Palos Verdes  (the low in Eastview is $760,000) to $18,950,000 in the City of Palos Verdes Estates. There are 13 Palos Verdes condos/townhomes for sale priced between $560,000 and $1,895,000.  My favorite new Palos Verdes homes listings are:

      

Fred Lavi’s (Lavi & Associates) 710 Via La Cuesta, Palos Verdes Estates, 90274 (above left) is a 5 bedroom, 7, bath, 10,000 square foot home for $14,850,000. This spectacular Malaga Cove home features panoramic ocean/coastline/city views, large modern kitchen w/2 islands, game room, theater, wine cellar, infinity pool, and sport court. Cameron & Janet Stearns’ (Compass) 1564 Via Zurita, Palos Verdes Estates, 90274 (above right) is a 7 bedroom, 8 bath, 8,750 square foot home for $7,995,000. This Louis Tomaro inspired Mediterranean Monte Malaga home features ocean/Catalina views, chef’s kitchen, 2 owners suites, media room, office, elevator, pool/spa, and sports court.

     

Candice Carpenter’s (RE/MAX Estate Properties) 1921 Via Estudillo, Palos Verdes Estates, 90274 (above left) is a 4 bedroom, 3 bath, 3,658 square foot home for $2,590,000. This beautiful Lunada Bay home features ocean/tree top views, kitchen w/center island & eat-in area, formal dining room, spacious family room and owner’s suite w/sitting area. Gayle Probst’s (RE/MAX Estate Properties) 27703 Eastvale Road, Palos Verdes Peninsula, 90274 (above right) is a 4 bedroom, 4 bath, 3,050 square foot home for $2,450,000. This single level Westfield home features dazzlilng city lights & ocean views, updated baths, separate family room, guests house, pool/spa, and outdoor kitchen.

To read my prior article on favorite Palos Verdes homes for sale click here.

Photos courtesy of CRMLS

 

Mid May 2021 Palos Verdes Home Sales

Mid May 2021 Palos Verdes Home Sales

Palos Verdes real estate single family home sales in the first 23 days of May 2021 are 66 homes which is an increase from the 63 Palos Verdes homes sold in the first 23 days of April and an increase from the first 23 days of May 2020 (26).  (It may take an additional week for some sales to post after the actual close of escrow).  The average sales price for single family Palos Verdes homes from May 1st to May 23rd is $2,294,343 which is an decrease from last month’s average of $2,333,740 for this same time period and an increase from $2,002,646 last April.

In May 2021 to date, the highest priced Palos Verdes homes sold for $7,775,000 and is located in the Monte Malaga neighborhood of Palos Verdes Estates and had 6 bedrooms, 8 baths, and 10,079 square feet on a 41,881 square foot lot.  This majestic custom estate features expansive ocean/coastline/city views, grand living room, chef’s kitchen w/center island & adjacent breakfast room, palatial owner’s suite w/2 bathrooms, private 2 room quest house, 4-car garage, and sparkling pool/spa.  The lowest priced Palos Verdes home sold May 1, 2021 to date for $1,250,000 and is located in the Valmonte neighborhood of Palos Verdes Estates and features 3 bedrooms, 2 baths and 1,546 square feet on a 8,726 square foot lot.

We currently have 76 active single family Palos Verdes homes for sale priced between $1,300,000 in the Miraleste neighborhood to $18,950,000 in the Lunada Bay neighborhood.  To view Palos Verdes real estate statistics from February 2020 through April 2021, click here or on the “Statistics” tab above.

To read my prior article on Mid April 2021 Palos Verdes Home Sales click here.

Above photo of cave at Terranea Resort courtesy of Arvin Design

Green Hills Memorial Park Brings “The Wall That Heals” Memorial Day Weekend!

Green Hills Memorial Park Brings “The Wall That Heals” Memorial Day Weekend!

The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund is bringing “The Wall That Heals” to our own Green Hills Memorial Park over the Memorial Day Weekend. Visitors will be able to view The Wall from Friday, May 28, through Monday May 31, 2021. The Wall will be available to the public during the Park’s operation hours from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

On Veterans Day 1996, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund (VVMF) unveiled a replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. which was designed to travel to communities throughout the United States.  Since its dedication, “The Wall That Heals” has been displayed at nearly 700 communities throughout the nation spreading the Memorial’s healing legacy to millions.

Bringing The Wall to communities throughout our country helps provide veterans the ability to cope with viewing The Wall within their own communities thus allowing the healing process to begin.

The 53-foot trailer that carries “The Wall That Heals” transforms to become a mobile Education Center. The exterior of the trailer features a timeline of “The War and The Wall” and provides additional information about the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. Additional exhibits give visitors a better understanding of the legacy of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial and the collection of items left at The Wall.

For additional information you can visit the website at https://www.vvmf.org/The-Wall-That-Heals.

Green Hills Memorial Park is located at 27501 S. Western Avenue, Rancho Palos Verdes.

Photo courtesy of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund

Palos Verdes Real Estate Sales Los Verdes Neighborhood 2020

Palos Verdes Real Estate Sales Los Verdes Neighborhood 2020

2020 Palos Verdes homes sales for Los Verdes single family homes increased to 42 in 2020 compared to 41 single family homes sold in 2019. Price per square foot for Los Verdes houses that sold in 2020 increased to $666 compared from $661 in 2019, a 0.8 % increase.  Average sales price for Los Verdes homes sold in 2020 was $1,413,838 compared to $1,313,707 in 2019.  The most expensive home sold for $2,033,000 and the lowest priced home sold for $1,050,000.

Currently, Los Verdes has 4 active Palos Verdes home for sale.  There are 4 single family home priced at $1,459,000 for a 3 bedroom, 2 bath, 1,684 square foot home to $2,700,000 for a 6 bedroom, 4 bath, 3,800 square foot home. There are no condo/townhomes for sale in this area.

For background and history on Los Verdes Multiple Listing Area 173, please click here to read my prior article on this neighborhood.

To view current Palos Verdes real estate statistics for the entire Peninsula, please click here or on the “Statistics” tab above.

 Photo of Los Verdes neighborhood park courtesy of the City of Rancho Palos Verdes

Favorite Palos Verdes Homes May 18, 2021

Favorite Palos Verdes Homes May 18, 2021  

My favorite new Palos Verdes homes listings on May 18, 2021, are described below.  We currently have 82 single family Palos Verdes homes for sale ranging in price from $1,298,000 in Rancho Palos Verdes  (the low in Eastview is $760,000) to $18,950,000 in the City of Palos Verdes Estates. There are 11 Palos Verdes condos/townhomes for sale priced between $432,900 and $1,895,000.  My favorite new Palos Verdes homes listings are:

       

Kerry LaPine’s (RE/MAX Estate Properties) 2 Outrider Road, Rolling Hills, 90274 (above left) is a 5 bedroom, 6 bath, 5,560 square foot home for $4,200,000. This elegant Rolling Hills farmhouse features panoramic harbor/city/mtn views, spacious kitchen w/large island, luxurious owner’s suite, separate children’s wing, bonus room, and sparkling pool area. Lily Liang’s (Strand Hill Christie’s Int’l) 1012 Via Mirabel, Palos Verdes Estates, 90274 (above right) is a 5 bedroom, 5 bath, 4,034 square foot home for $3,699,000. This lovely newer Monte Malaga home designed by Tony Ashai features ocean views, gourmet chef’s kitchen w/huge center island, breakfast nook, wine cellar, outdoor kitchen area, and pool/spa.

     

David Caskey & Kurt Allen’s (eXp Realty of California, Inc) 4025 Via Gavilan, Palos Verdes Estates, 90274 (above left) is a 4 bedroom, 5 bath, 3,427 square foot home for $3,599,000. This custom-built Spanish style Valmonte home features high end kitchen w/large center island & breakfast nook, mahogany paneled office, wine cellar, romantic owner’s suite, full outdoor kitchen, and huge grassy yard. Sandra Thomas’ (RE/MAX Estate Properties) 28404 Seamount Drive, Rancho Palos Verdes, 90275 (above right) is a 5 bedroom, 3 bath, 2,265 square foot home for $1,830,000. This beautifully remodeled Seamount Estates home features a peek-a-boo ocean view, cherry floors, remodeled kitchen, Mike Pyle landscaped yards, and outdoor spa.

To read my prior article on favorite Palos Verdes homes for sale click here.

Photos courtesy of CRMLS

 

Palos Verdes Art Center Presents Collected Treasures Estate Sale!

Palos Verdes Art Center Presents Collected Treasures Estate Sale!

The Palos Verdes Art Center is presenting the Circle’s Collected Treasures Estate Sale on Friday, June 4, through Saturday, June 6, 2021 at the Palos Verdes Art Center. In past years, Collected Treasures has been part of The Circle’s annual Palos Verdes Homes Tour. However, since the tour was postponed last year, there will be twice as many estate quality items for sale at this stand alone event. This event is showcasing such items as antique Chinese slippers, a grandfather clock, beautiful linens, a Lilique bowl, china, silver, fine and costume jewelry and much more. There will also be a silent auction.

The Circle, a Palos Verdes Art Center support group, presents Collected Treasures to benefit the Palos Verdes Art Center/Beverly G. Alpay Center for Arts Education which is celebrating 90 years dedicated to educating, enriching and building community through equal and inclusive access to the visual arts. There will be no charge for admission. Shoppers must wear masks and maintain social distancing while at the event.

The estate sale will take place on Friday, June 4, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Saturday, June 5, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and on Sunday, June 6, 2021, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.

For additional information visit www.pvhomestour.org. The Palos Verdes Art Center is located at 5504 W. Crestridge, Rancho Palos Verdes.

To read my last article on the Palos Verdes Art Center annual homes tour click here.

Photos courtesy of the Palos Verdes Art Center

 

 

Palos Verdes Real Estate Sales La Cresta Neighborhood 2020

Palos Verdes Real Estate Sales La Cresta Neighborhood 2020

2020 Palos Verdes homes sales for La Cresta increased to 42 single family homes sold compared to 31 in 2019. Price per square foot for La Cresta houses that sold in 2020 increased to $615 compared from $564 in 2019, an 9.0% increase.  Average sales price for La Cresta homes sold in 2020 was $2,361,489 compared to $1,945,806 in 2019.  The most expensive home sold for $8,400,000 and the lowest priced home sold for $1,250,000.

Currently, La Cresta has 1 active Palos Verdes home for sale.  There is 1 single family home for sale at $3,400,000 for a 4 bedroom/5 bath, 4,269 square foot home. There are no condo/townhomes for sale at this time.

For background and history on La Cresta Multiple Listing Area 172, please click here to read my prior article on this neighborhood.

To view current Palos Verdes real estate statistics for the entire Peninsula, please click here or on the “Statistics” tab above.

 Photo above of Del Cerro Park located in this neighborhood