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Hermosa Valley Greenbelt History

This 3.7 mile long, landscaped trail that runs parallel between Ardmore and Valley Drive was once part of the Santa Fe Railroad easement…

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Healthy in Hermosa

My wife and I love going out to eat, and we also do our best to follow a pretty clean, healthful diet. Depending on where you live, these two passions could potentially be in conflict. One thing we love about Hermosa Beach is the number of healthy options available to us on any given weekend of dining out. Granted, you can probably drive your server crazy at any restaurant tailoring any dish to your own dietary restrictions, but thankfully we don’t need to do that very often in Hermosa!

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Hermosa Beach Property up Over 23%

According to neighborhoodscout.com, Hermosa Beach is up close to 24% from the bottom during the 2008-2009 years.
Manhattan Beach is up nearly 26% and
Redondo Beach is up 20%.
Find out which home is up 61% from 2009 to 2013…

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$5M and UP… Not the STRAND? Do they Sell?

$5,000,000 and Up…not on the Strand? Do they sell?
The answer is yes, however they don’t always sell quickly. In the last 5 years, there have only been 11 homes listed for sale above $5M that were not located on the Strand. Only 1 of the 11 sold in under 119 days on the market and the longest sat for 372 days and didn’t sell.

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Which Area is HOT in Hermosa?

Every once in a while the market has a game changer that signals or validates the market increase in demand and price. This property is breaking new ground and indicates that our current market is gaining momentum…Find out which one…

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Short Sales and REO’s…where did they go?

Are short sales and bank owned REO’s still available? How do they affect our market here in Hermosa?The numbers speak for themselves. There have been rumors for the past 2 years that our banking system is holding on to a large amount of “shadow inventory,” yet we are seeing fewer and fewer of them for sale. The other rumor is that the banks are selling the default loans in large pools to hedge funds and large investors like Real Estate Investment Trusts.It seems the latter of the two is more likely…

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Hermosa Beach Farmers Market

I have to confess that when I first checked out the farmer’s market in Hermosa many years ago, it wasn’t the fresh produce that drew me in but the jazzy island sound of the steel drums.  I love that all these years later this market …

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What is the Dirt Value in the Hermosa Sand Section

WHAT IS DIRT VALUE IN THE HERMOSA SAND SECTION? Check out this dirt…

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The Battle On Cypress

Who will win?
The 1100-1300 block of Cypress (Between 11th and Pier Avenue) has been
relatively quiet over the past 2 years, with only 3 sales. In the last 6 months,
we have seen 3 closed sales, one pending sale and 2 currently on the market.
1101 Cypress (an …

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