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Malibu Property Has Unparalleled Whitewater & Coastline Views

by ritasimpson January 23, 2014 Deal Of The Month

Rare opportunity to acquire one of Malibu’s ultimate bluff properties. May’s Landing located at an idyllic Prime Point Dume location, on the coveted east end of prestigious Cliffside Dr. Perched on a private knoll top above the sea.

Unparalleled whitewater and coastline views. Over 200′ of ocean bluff frontage. A naturally beautiful and dramatic 1.3-acre setting …

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Malibu: Dip into the ocean, then go wine tasting in the hills!

by ritasimpson January 22, 2014 Community Information

Malibu, famous for its beaches and secret spots is now  quickly turning into a vintners paradise. The hillsides are dotted with beautiful vineyards and tasting rooms. A short drive up Kanan and Mulholland will offer several tasting rooms. So this weekend plan here your beach adventure and wine tasting.

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Wealthy Borrowers Have More Perks- Getting Their Malibu Homes Financed

by ritasimpson January 13, 2014 How's The Market

Despite the big changes in the Jumbo market from last year, which will limit choices, there still is a silver lining for wealthy buyers: more lenders competing for them will make Jumbo rates rise at a slower rate, and will require smaller down payments.

Lenders started lowering down payments last year. Wells Fargo began accepting 15% …

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Curious About Comparative Appreciation Malibu Beach Homes Versus Land Side Properties?

by ritasimpson January 11, 2014 Malibu Market Update

Curious  about comparative appreciation between Malibu beach homes versus land side properties over the years?

I pulled the sales information from the MLS from 1998 to the end of 2013 and here is what I found:

For the Beach front properties:

On average  the Price per SqFt has been consistently up for 16 years with  few exceptions, and has more …

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Best of Caravan January 9

by ritasimpson January 9, 2014 Caravan of the week

We had a small agents caravan today, as it is the beginning of the year, but a couple of listings stood out:

1-  At Mariposa De Oro, a 4 bedroom Serra Retreat listing with a wonderful feel, great flow and beautiful location with pool and tennis court, listed at $4,795,000

2- A lovely Beach House at Malibu …

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Water Recycling Comming to Malibu

by ritasimpson January 9, 2014 Community Information

Water Recycling and Reuse is the hot topic in these times of water shortage, drought, and rising costs. Large municipal wastewater reclamation and reuse facilities are well established in California and nationally. Technological advancements are revolutionizing the reuse and recycling of wastewater in the Onsite Wastewater Treatment Industry. These advancements have allowed simple straightforward management …

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Malibu Market Update 2013-2012

by ritasimpson January 7, 2014 Malibu Market Update

Malibu Real Estate has had a mixed story last year. While sales and prices of Single Family Homes showed a healthy appreciation last year, the Big Story  was the pace in sales volume of Condos, which outpaced SFH sales volume by 70%  and increased  Condos prices by 40% on average.

For homes on the land side …

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Josh Groban’s Home In Point Dume, Malibu For Sale

by ritasimpson November 25, 2013 Point Dume

Josh Groban’s Malibu home sits in a very private setting on parklike grounds on Point Dume, Malibu.

The stunning Tuscan Villa is on approx. 1.8 acres has double gates and feels very private. It has 4 bedroom/4.5 bath and includes a separate 1 bedroom guest house.

The multi-level main house has beautiful stone floors throughout, family and living …

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Herb Alpert Talks About How He Got His Malibu Property

by ritasimpson November 15, 2013 Encinal Bluffs

Trumpeter-producer Herb Alpert, 78, who has won eight Grammy awards and is the only recording artist to have a No. 1 hit as a vocalist (“This Guy’s in Love With You,” 1968)talks about his beloved property in Malibu

One day in 1971, my secretary told me that a movie director she knew who lived on 6 …

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Malibu, Point Dume, Best Buy Home

by ritasimpson November 14, 2013 Point Dume

Fabulous Modern style beach home in highly sought after & prestigious Point Dume with deeded beach rights. Five Bedroom + 3 1/2 bath with an open floor plan & tons of natural light with floor-to-ceiling windows & glass doors throughout.

 

Malibu living at its best! Perfect for entertaining, Gourmet kitchen, large living room with wood burning …

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