Posted May. 28, 2016, 11:42 am
Often people are not aware of what to expect in the process of selling their home. They may not know about preparations that could be made before marketing begins that will enhance the value of their home and the timing of the sale.
Posted Apr. 18, 2016, 3:50 pm
Meet realtor Murray Weisberg - he is the associate manager at Sotheby’s lnternational Realty in Brentwood. He is also the 2005 past president of the Beverly Hills/Greater Los Angeles Association of Realtors, and has served for many years as a Director of the California Association of Realtors.
Posted Apr. 18, 2016, 1:51 pm
Gibson International’s newly opened Santa Monica office features a team of agents who are knowledgeable about the market and the local community and are mostly past or present Santa Monica residents.
Posted Apr. 14, 2016, 12:37 pm
Santa Monica saw a drastic upswing in luxury home sales in the first quarter of 2016 compared to the same period last year, a market report released Wednesday revealed.
Posted Mar. 15, 2016, 11:08 am
The sale of a former bank branch building on Wilshire Blvd. in Santa Monica to Cadence | California for $13.5 million, was announced today.
Posted Mar. 7, 2016, 12:32 pm
Netherlands-based workplace provider SPACES is coming to Santa Monica, they’ve signed two lease deals in Los Angeles, totaling approximately 59,000 square feet.
Posted Mar. 7, 2016, 12:28 pm
Santa Monica’s greatest sources of glamor – the ocean, entertainment and real estate – came together at the launch party for "billionaire towers," renovated and with spectacular views.
Posted Mar. 3, 2016, 12:23 pm
The building housing Jerry’s Liquor on Wilshire Blvd. in Santa Monica has sold to a private real estate developer for a record of more than $470 per square foot after drawing over a dozen offers for the property.
Posted Feb. 24, 2016, 1:54 pm
The Westside is performing well already this year in terms of luxury real estate. A report released Tuesday revealed that the Santa Monica, Beverly Hills and Pacific Palisades luxury housing markets are off to a strong start.
Posted Nov. 21, 2015, 10:38 am
California is one of the states where “dual agency” is permitted in real estate transactions (where one agent represents both buyer and seller). Other states require that their own agent represent each side of a residential purchase.
Posted Nov. 16, 2015, 9:20 am
Stepp Commercial, a leading multifamily brokerage firm in the Santa Monica market, has completed the $2 million sale of fully occupied, 10-unit apartment property located at 2250 30th Street on the corner of Pico Blvd. and 30th in Santa Monica.
Posted Oct. 29, 2015, 3:55 pm
In one of the most sought-after medical office submarkets in Southern California, Lincoln Property Company, in partnership with Linwood Ventures and Artemis Real Estate Partners, has sold 2825 Santa Monica Boulevard, a premier medical office building in Santa Monica, to Stockdale Capital for $38.5 million.
Posted Oct. 24, 2015, 8:39 am
Stepp Commercial, a leading multifamily brokerage firm in the Santa Monica market, has completed the $2.2 million sale of fully occupied, six-unit apartment property located at 1830 12th Street near Michigan Avenue in Santa Monica.
Posted Oct. 24, 2015, 8:06 am
Even though it may be difficult to imagine with the current weather conditions, the coming winter season has been forecasted to be one of heavy and long-lasting rains. While of course that will be a refreshing change from the lengthy drought we have endured the past several years, it will undoubtedly result in many challenges for local homeowners – especially those who have not prepared for possibly record-breaking amounts of water on and around their property.
Posted Sep. 28, 2015, 9:42 am
The "Saturday Night Live" alumn selling his Santa Monica condo with Sotheby’s International Realty.
Posted Sep. 25, 2015, 6:00 am
It may help to understand some of the nuances that an experienced realtor takes into consideration when doing a comprehensive evaluation of a Westside home, either from a seller or potential buyer’s perspective.
Posted Sep. 19, 2015, 10:19 am
Those who support requiring voter approval of large development projects in Santa Monica are signing the e-Petition that was just launched by Residocracy, the all-volunteer, grassroots group that in 2014 mobilized residents and stopped the Hines development project at the Papermate pen plant site.
Posted Sep. 19, 2015, 10:07 am
Imagine a California where polio becomes a threat to children’s health as it was before the 1950s, when first the Salk vaccine and later the even more effective Sabin formula threw this dreaded and crippling disease and all its iron lungs into dormancy.
Posted Sep. 19, 2015, 9:57 am
Stepp Commercial, a multifamily brokerage firm in the Santa Monica market, has completed the $2.95 million sale of fully occupied, six-unit apartment property located at 2820 3rd Street in Santa Monica.
Posted Sep. 10, 2015, 10:06 am
"Spider-Man" star Tobey McGuire and his jewelry designer wife, Jennifer Meyer, dropped $2.68 million for a Santa Monica estate.
Posted Sep. 1, 2015, 9:50 am
This week on Westside Living Host Chelsea Gilson and Michael Edlen of Coldwell Banker Visit a new property that is on the market: 621 Las Palmas Ave. in Pacific Palisades.
Posted Aug. 29, 2015, 9:39 am
“I want to do a non-contingent sale.” We hear statements similar to this from time to time, and it may be helpful to take a look at different types of contingency clauses. Of course, what a statement like that generally refers to is a contingency on the sale of the buyer’s current home. While some buyers may request such a contingency, it is very uncommon in a strong seller’s market, and few sellers would be willing to accept it. There are a few other approaches that could be explored which a seller may consider and both buyers and sellers may wish to discuss these with their agent.
Posted Aug. 20, 2015, 8:21 am
Stepp Commercial, a leading multifamily brokerage firm in the Santa Monica market, has completed two sales of fully-occupied apartment properties in Santa Monica, one of the hottest locations for multifamily properties in Los Angeles county.
Posted Aug. 11, 2015, 9:53 am
Stepp Commercial, a leading multifamily brokerage firm in the Santa Monica market, has completed the $2.5 million sale of fully occupied, six-unit apartment property located at 1820 12th St. in Santa Monica.
Posted Aug. 1, 2015, 10:31 am
There are certain things a seller can avoid if they would like to get their home sold for the best price in the shortest time. Though no selling process is without mistakes, most are easy to avoid.