How’s The Market

Malibu Hits Top List For Home Sales Over $ 10 Million in 2012

by ritasimpson January 12, 2013 How's The Market

Malibu known for its hidden beaches and un-hidden wealth has now turned Malibu into one of the nation’s capitals of hyper-priced real estate.

Malibu had a huge boom in sales in the fourth quarter, fueled in part by the fiscal cliff and in part because it is turning into a full time destination for the wealthy …

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for Mortgage Debt Forgiveness extended

Mortgage Debt Forgiveness extended

by ritasimpson January 3, 2013 How's The Market

Finally, Congress reached a settlement in the “fiscal cliff” negotiations.  As a result, the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act has been extended for another year.  The measure will continue to exempt from taxation mortgage debt that is forgiven when homeowners and their mortgage lenders negotiate a short sale, loan modification (including any principal reduction) or …

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for Malibu Real Estate Market Update

Malibu Real Estate Market Update

by ritasimpson November 7, 2012 How's The Market

It’s been a great year for Malibu Beach Home sales, especially for those priced between $5 and $10 million. In this bracket sales surged 933% from the sales last year in the same price bracket, quite a surge! meanwhile the priced paid per square foot of those homes dropped by an average of 25% although …

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for September Malibu Home Sales Up 170% Over Last Year!

September Malibu Home Sales Up 170% Over Last Year!

by ritasimpson October 4, 2012 How's The Market

This year Malibu Home Sales have been up consistently month after month. The month of September was especially good with an overall jump of 170% more units sold this September compared to last year. But the success is not only in the number of unit solds, the improvement translates in all measures including the average …

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for Malibu Home Prices Post 5% Increase In line with larger Market

Malibu Home Prices Post 5% Increase In line with larger Market

by ritasimpson September 26, 2012 How's The Market

Malibu Home prices, as a whole market, posted gains this year in line with the larger National Market but there was a huge jump for the Beach Front properties, which posted an unprecedented 84% increase in the Median from last year, during the same period, and  a 2 % increase over 2008 Median Prices!

The news …

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for MALIBU LAND-SIDE HOME SALES- SUMMER 2011-2012 COMPARED

MALIBU LAND-SIDE HOME SALES- SUMMER 2011-2012 COMPARED

by ritasimpson September 13, 2012 How's The Market

 

There is a lot of information out there about the state of Real Estate in the all the various communities but it’s important to filter from the general information and find the most local and segmented and up to date analysis to answer the questions about  the location and price range you are considering.

Take a …

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for Check Out The Best Malibu Beach Home Deals Made This Summer!

Check Out The Best Malibu Beach Home Deals Made This Summer!

by ritasimpson September 13, 2012 How's The Market

This Summer was a busy one for Malibu Real Estate. Lots of activity both on the land side properties as well as for the beach front properties.

Beach front  property sales were double what they were last summer and the Median price went up 143% to $4,250,000 with homes selling at 91% of list compared to …

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for Recent Malibu Properties Sold

Recent Malibu Properties Sold

by ritasimpson August 31, 2012 How's The Market

Helping Buyers and Sellers get the best deal is not only a matter of knowing the market intimately, it is also a negotiation art. It takes just as much understanding of the local market as it does knowing how to deal with each of the parties and having the respect of the fellow professionals.

I have …

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for Malibu Leads the Market In Performance

Malibu Leads the Market In Performance

by ritasimpson August 23, 2012 How's The Market

The National Association of Realtors said Wednesday that sales of existing homes were up 2.3% in July  from June and 10.4% from a year earlier. In Malibu the number of sales in different price categories varied but was consistently UP, for example: comparing last year to this year’s performance in  Malibu units sold for the …

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for Which Malibu Neighborhoods Sold Most & How Much?

Which Malibu Neighborhoods Sold Most & How Much?

by ritasimpson August 13, 2012 How's The Market

If you have been thinking of buying a Malibu home but have been discouraged by the generalized statistics that circulate out there stating that the Median price of a Malibu Home is $1,850,000  read on, Malibu Real Estate has something for everyone!

Median Prices for Malibu Homes and Condos vary wildly depending on the neighborhood. This …

Read the full article →
Page 4 of 11« First...«23456»10...Last »