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The Dirt On Airbnb

Another round of litigation between the Santa Monica and the AirBnB/HomeAway legal team ended badly for the short-term rental online platform. AirBnb & HomeAway recently attempted to challenge the March ruling that sided with Santa Monica. The lawsuit was an attempt to remove the city’s ability to penalize the online platforms for aiding & facilitating locally unlawful business transactions violating the Home Sharing Ordinance. …

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6 Fun Things To Do In Santa Monica This Summer

6 Fun Things to do In Santa Monica This Summer Whether you’re staying local this summer or planning to entertain visitors, there are quite a few events to help keep the adults and children occupied. Here are 6 fun things to do right here in our own backyard.   Candytopia If you and/or your family have ever dreamt of walking around a real-life Candyland …

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Silicon Beach Dirt

Silicon Beach Dirt   When I was a kid growing up in Venice we called all the area around us Venice. Even at my middle school, ironically named Marina Del Rey Middle School, it seemed that my friends either lived in Venice or Mar Vista. You only lived in the Marina if you lived aboard a boat – in the Marina. Now there are …

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STRAIGHT UP REAL ESTATE DIRT

The North of Montana Avenue real estate market has moved a bit since my last report a few weeks ago. Notable sales include 1 that sold for nearly 20% over list price. Notable new listings include a near new home listed for over $1,354 per sq ft and an 8,949 sq ft development site (land and plans) listed for $525 per sq ft (no …

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The Dirt On Smart Home Tech

First… In real estate news, there are 7 new listings! 144 Adelaide Drive- Listed at $11,999,000. This is a really special house and piece of land! 1907 Craftsman with incredible views on a huge 20,000+ sqft lot. Park-like grounds surround the 5,500 sqft 5 bedroom house. Properties like this do not come on the market often. Last sold in 1997 for $3,075,000. 1427 Georgina …

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The Dirt On Digital Marketing

Last month I offered some perspective on why Pence Hathorn Silver still values print advertising in selling real estate. Our marketing efforts don’t stop there though, here are 5 reasons why we also utilize digital marketing. Millennials are not the only ones glued to their smart phone. You may be surprised to hear that the use of smart phones, by seniors, has doubled since …

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Year-Over-Year Market Snapshot

The Numbers; Down and Dirty Year-Over-Year Comparison Friends, clients and colleagues keep asking me how the market is right now. Depending on who is asking, I might say, “great” or “choppy” or “It depends, are you asking as a buyer, a seller or a voyeur”? The point is that the answer really depends on why you are asking. Buyers and brokers are still complaining …

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The Dirt On Whole Foods

Grocery shopping on Montana Ave has already seen some changes since Amazon’s acquisition of Whole foods last year.  This move, as well as the circumstances that made it possible, are making an impact on business at large and on the Santa Monica lifestyle.  Here’s the dirt on the changes we’ve seen so far. It wasn’t too long ago, that you could walk into Whole …

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