The kids are alright. In fact SaMo High is among the state’s top ranked public high schools, according to reporting company Niche.
SaMo comes in at #75 and is right up there with Palos Verdes Peninsula High, Redondo Union, Beverly Hills, and Manhattan Beach.
Niche ranked the schools in these key areas: academics, administration, educational outcomes, extracurricular, food, health/safety, facilities, sports, student culture and teachers.
New Listings this Week
330 7th Street – 3 bedrooms + 3 bathrooms. $4,999,000. Last sold by Pence Hathorn Silver in March 2013. This is fully priced at nearly $5 million but it is a really nice Spanish style home close to the beach, Palisades Park and Montana Avenue. Built in 2004 with plantation shutters, recessed lighting, wine closet, five fireplaces, hardwood floors, flush mounted speakers, saltwater pool and spa, and more. I sold this in March 2013 for $2,876,000.
515 22nd Street – 4 bedrooms + 3 bathrooms. $3,195,000. A very well-priced 2-story traditional with a great layout/ floor plan. 3 bedrooms upstairs and 1 bedroom downstairs. Formal living room, kitchen area, spacious master suite and large master bath. The family room leads out to private backyard with pool, spa and built-in barbeque. Needs updating but with tear downs selling for over $3 million, this property ought to sell fast.
Properties in Escrow
1508 Georgina Avenue – 4 bedrooms + 4 baths. $5,889,000. Big asking price but a beautiful location and property. Country English home on a 12,300 square feet lot. Modern updates include newer kitchen with Miele appliances, new flooring. Last sold in March 2011 for $3,295,000 and last leased for $20,000 per month.
639 16th Street – 3 bedrooms + 2 baths. $2,880,000. Let’s hope this 3rd escrow sticks for these Sellers. This is a tear-down with a great walk-score, close to Montana Ave. Look for a new home here in the not too distant future.
Closed Sales this Week
1107 Carlysle Avenue – 7 bedrooms + 7 baths. $4,750,000.
433 9th Street – 3 bedrooms + 2 baths. $3,130,000. Sold Over List Price by Partners Trust.
Call me for a couple of upcoming attractions that are not yet listed in the MLS, priced from $1.9 million to $6 million. And….here are a few that we have listed in the MLS:
24142 Malibu Rd. – 3 bedrooms + 3 baths $7,488,000
464 25th St. – 6 bedrooms + 7.5 baths $7,495,000
902 25th St. – 5 bedrooms + 5 baths Price Upon Request
12127 Dorothy St. #101 – 5 bedrooms + 5.5 baths $2,095,000
12127 Dorothy St. #102 – 6 bedrooms + 6.5 baths $3,095,000
802 San Vicente Blvd. – 3 bedrooms + 2 baths $3,300,000
2404 Hill St. – 4 bedrooms + 5 baths $2,995,000
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