The last weekend of October is here and with Halloween just around the corner there are plenty of fun events that you won’t want to miss.
Halloween Cocktail Theater: Zombie Edition, at the 41 Ocean Club this evening Friday Oct 24th and Wednesday Oct. 29th. Enjoy themed cocktail creations by Mr. Floyd—famed mixologist. Tickets sold online include five cocktails and dishes prepared by Chef Jimmy Martinez.
This Saturday October 25th at the Aero Theatre, is the 9th Annual Dusk-to-Dawn Horrorthon, starting at 7:30pm. Tickets include coffee, Monster energy drinks and prizes.
Wednesday October 29th at the Downtown Farmers Market on Arizona and 2nd is the All You Can Carry Pumpkin Patch. For five dollars as long as you can balance as many as possible for the entire 25 foot distance they are yours to keep.
It’s also the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotels Monster Bash October 30th benefiting the Meals on Wheels West. Guests will enjoy casino games, a silent auction, hors d’oeuvres, specialty drinks, prizes and a costume contest. Tickets start at $100 per person.
Several restaurants will be hosting special events on October 31st. The Craftsman Bar and Kitchen, Sonoma Wine Garden and The Roost at LA Farm, all with costume contests and various prizes.
It’s not the Walking Dead however it is the 2nd Annual Zombie Crawl. Starting at Rusty’s Surf Ranch, growl and limp your way around the city, makeup artist will be available to help with costume authenticity.
Don’t forget to stop by our office at 1333 Montana Avenue (Partners Trust) October 31st during the annual Halloween Hop. We’ll be handing out spooky toothbrushes and lots of candy between 3pm – 6pm.
Here is your real-time real estate market info:
There are 2 new listings from the north of Montana flats that hit the market today – 527 19th Street and 444 25th Street. 5 new sales this week which bring the total number of pending listings to 11. Finally, there were 3 closings this week and the YTD total number of closed sales is now 53.
New Listings this Week
527 19th Street – 3 bedrooms + 2 baths. $3,795,000. Hacienda style house by featuring renovated kitchen, formal dining room, charming outdoor patio, detached office, pool, cabana with bath, etc. Franklin School District. Last sold in March 2012 for $2,405,040.
444 25th Street – 4 bedrooms + 3 baths. $3,199,950. Charming Tudor Revival with many original details on a large 8,700 square feet lot featuring exposed beams on ceiling, dark wood works, landscaped backyard, finished attic. Last sold in October 2010 for $1,875,000.
New Sales this Week
1602 Georgina Avenue – 5 bedrooms + 5 baths. $5,275,000. Re-listed after not selling earlier this year. 13,000 square foot lot. Historical (on the City of Santa Monica’s list) John Byers Spanish Revival home. Lots of charm and character and updated with today’s amenities. Cook’s kitchen, large living room, master suite with spa tub and steam shower, two large outdoor areas, and more. Last sold in March 2005 for $4,200,040.
440 15th St. – 5 bedrooms + 7 baths. $5,395,000. Listed by Pence Hathorn Silver. Brand new construction East Coast Traditional. Bright and light w/an ideal floor plan. 5 en-suite bedrooms upstairs, Cook’s kitchen, sophisticated master suite w/luxurious oversized spa bath. This lot sold in 2013 for $2,490,000.
535 12th St. – 4 bedrooms + 5 baths. $4,100,000. Listed by Pence Hathorn Silver. A $500K remodel and luxury appointments, top-of-the-line finishes, a lovely living room with arched windows and beamed ceilings make this the Pence Hathorn Silver home of the week. Open kitchen with stainless steel appliances, double dishwashers. Luxurious master with vaulted ceilings and balcony. Private backyard with grassy lawn, hot tub, patio with speakers, etc. Last sold in June 2007 for $3,860,000 and likely to sell for well above list price.
448 Euclid St. – 3 bedrooms + 3 baths. $2,739,000. Beautiful and charming Country English. Hardwood floors throughout, living room with fireplace and coved ceilings, landscaped gardens. Last sold in May 1995 for $650,000.
633 7th St. – 3 bedrooms + 2 baths. $1,999,999. Watch for this to close well over $2M in the coming weeks. Bungalow close to Ocean and Montana Avenue. Nice open floor plan. Lots of natural light. Backyard with large deck and grassy yard area. Roosevelt school district. Last sold in December 2006 for $1,410,000.
New Closed Deals this Week
241 19th St. – 5 bedrooms + 6 baths – $4,850,000
311 11th St. – 5 bedrooms + 7 baths – $4,085,000
703 14th St. – 3 bedrooms + 2 baths – $2,850,000
Pence Hathorn Silver Active Properties:
303 9th St. – 5 bedrooms + 6.5 baths – $4,999,000
100 Esparta Way – 4 bedrooms + 2.75 baths – $2,999,000
12727 Sunset Blvd. – 4 bedrooms + 4.5 baths – $2,345,000
1544 12th St. #104 – 1 bedrooms + 1.5 baths – $1,195,000
3166 S. Sepulveda Blvd. #33– 1 bedroom + 1 bath – $329,000
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