Relative Performance of REO, Short Sale and Non-Distressed Properties

Market data indicates more stability

by ritasimpson September 23, 2011 How's The Market

Looks like there are a few overlooked bright spots with all the gloom out there. Check out this article by Oscar Wei, a Research Analyst at the California Association of Realtors:  he points out that the continuous upward movement of the Sales-to-List Price ratio in recent months, coupled with the stable price …

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Best Deal on Malibu Road

Hot Deal on Malibu Road

by ritasimpson September 23, 2011 Deal Of The Month

Stunning architectural beach front home,  with pool on a great section of  Malibu Road.  Motivated Probate Sale.

We’re sorry, but we couldn’t find MLS # 11518539 in our database. This property may be a new listing or possibly taken off the market. Please check back again.

Call me for an appointment to see this unique home.

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Sold Beach Homes in the Last 12 months

by ritasimpson September 16, 2011 How's The Market

Median Sold Price at the beach last 12 months

55 homes sold at the beach in the last 12 months. A mesmerizing diversity. The highest sale recorded on the MLS  at $21,475,000 on Malibu Rd followed by another Malibu Rd sale at $13,750,000 and a few of more big sales at the Escondido-Paradise Cove and …

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Beach Homes In Escrow

by ritasimpson September 16, 2011 How's The Market

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the specified search criteria.

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Welcome!

by ritasimpson September 14, 2011 Featured
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Welcome!

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Welcome!

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Malibu Real Estate 6 Year First semester stats

by ritasimpson September 14, 2011 How's The Market

I’ve been putting together the Malibu Market performance in the first semester of the past 6 years. I think it provides a unique insight into our very special market. The biggest misconception incoming buyers have is the belief that prices have fallen off the cliff here too. The truth is they haven’t. Yes, …

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Meet Rita Simpson

by ritasimpson September 14, 2011 Contact

I am a longtime Malibu resident with over 20 years of Business, Management and Real Estate Consulting experience.

I came to Malibu with a very young family after working and enjoying life in some of the most dynamic capitals of the world: New York, Paris, London, Sao Paulo (Brazil) and even Beirut.

My Business School education at the Sloan School of Management at MIT opened the doors for me to travel the USA as a young Financial Analyst researching real estate investment opportunities and selecting acquisition targets for a foreign investment fund, later becoming part of their advisory team and helping negotiate major acquisitions involving hotels and condominium blocks in Manhattan, Houston and Boston.

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Mortgage Rates Reach Record Lows

by ritasimpson August 5, 2011 How's The Market

DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | FRIDAY, AUGUST 05, 2011
Mortgage rates dropped sharply this week, possibly improving the purchasing power of many home buyers. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, the most popular choice among buyers, averaged 4.39 percent this week, its lowest average for 2011, Freddie Mac reported in its weekly mortgage market survey. The 15-year fixed-rate …

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