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7 Day Market Update and Weekend Open House List- Hermosa Beach

9 New Listings (click to see)
3 In Escrow (click to see)
0 Closed Sales (click to see)

49 Active Listings in Hermosa Beach
SFR- 27
TWNHS- 12
CONDOS- 9

Actives by Hermosa Areas:
Sand Section: 32 Active listings
Valley Section: 11 Active listings
East Hermosa: 6 Active listings

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa Beach Real …

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7 Day Market Update and Weekend Open House List- Hermosa Beach

1 New Listings (click to see)
4 In Escrow (click to see)
3 Closed Sales (click to see)

41 Active Listings in Hermosa Beach
SFR- 21
TWNHS- 14
CONDOS- 6

Actives by Hermosa Areas:
Sand Section: 26 Active listings
Valley Section: 9 Active listings
East Hermosa: 6 Active listings

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa …

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7 Day Market Update and Weekend Open House List- Hermosa Beach

2 New Listings (click to see)
7 In Escrow (click to see)
5 Closed Sales (click to see)

40 Active Listings in Hermosa Beach
SFR- 22
TWNHS- 12
CONDOS- 6

Actives by Hermosa Areas:
Sand Section: 26 Active listings
Valley Section: 7 Active listings
East Hermosa: 7 Active listings

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa Beach …

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7 Day Market Update and Weekend Open House List- Hermosa Beach

5 New Listings (click to see)
2 In Escrow (click to see)
4 Closed Sales (click to see)

45 Active Listings in Hermosa Beach
SFR- 27
TWNHS- 10
CONDOS- 8

Actives by Hermosa Areas:
Sand Section: 28 Active listings
Valley Section: 7 Active listings
East Hermosa: 10 Active listings

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa …

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7 Day Market Update and Weekend Open House List-Hermosa Beach

5 New Listings (click to see)
4 In Escrow (click to see)
6 Closed Sales (click to see)

42 Active Listings in Hermosa Beach
SFR- 26
TWNHS- 10
CONDOS- 6

Actives by Hermosa Areas:
Sand Section: 26 Active listings
Valley Section: 8 Active listings
East Hermosa: 8 Active listings

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa …

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6 Month Market Update- Hermosa

6 Month Market Update-Hermosa
Market Stats (January 1st to June 30th for each year)
2015
109                   Closed
17                     Cancelled Listings
$1,450,000      Median Sale Price

2014
109           …

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WHAT COULDN’T SELL LAST YEAR …SELLS FOR MORE THIS YEAR.

WHAT COULDN’T SELL LAST YEAR …SELLS FOR MORE THIS YEAR.

There were several homes here in Hermosa Beach that were on the market last year, ran their course and didn’t sell. A few of them have come back on the market this year and have successfully …

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7 Day Market Update and Weekend Open House List- Hermosa Beach

2 New Listings (click to see)
1 In Escrow (click to see)
6 Closed Sales (click to see)

36 Active Listings in Hermosa Beach
SFR- 19
TWNHS- 11
CONDOS- 6

Actives by Hermosa Areas:
Sand Section: 28 Active listings
Valley Section: 4 Active listings
East Hermosa: 4 Active listings

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa Beach …

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7 Day Update and Weekend Open House List- Hermosa Beach

4 New Listings (click to see)
5 In Escrow (click to see)
4 Closed Sales (click to see)

35 Active Listings in Hermosa Beach
SFR- 16
TWNHS- 13
CONDOS- 6

Actives by Hermosa Areas:
Sand Section: 27 Active listings
Valley Section: 4 Active listings
East Hermosa: 4 Active listings

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa …

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7 Day Market Update and Weekend Open House List- Hermosa Beach

7 New Listings (click to see)
4 In Escrow (click to see)
4 Closed Sales (click to see)

43 Active Listings in Hermosa Beach
SFR- 20
TWNHS- 16
CONDOS- 7

ACTIVE HERMOSA AREAS:
Sand Section: 34 Active listings
Valley Section: 5 Active listings
East Hermosa: 4 Active listings

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7 Day Market Update and Weekend Open House List- Hermosa Beach

6 New Listings (click to see)
9 In Escrow (click to see)
2 Closed Sales (click to see)

37 Active Listings in Hermosa Beach
SFR- 19
TWNHS- 13
CONDOS- 5

Hermosa Areas:
Sand Section: 29 Active listings
Valley Section: 4 Active listings
East Hermosa: 4 Active listings

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa Beach Real …

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7 DAY MARKET UPDATE AND WEEKEND OPEN HOUSE LIST- HERMOSA BEACH

This Week:
4 New Listings (click to see)
5 In Escrow (click to see)
1 Closed Sales (click to see)

38 Total Active Listings in Hermosa Beach
SFR- 24
TWNHS- 11
CONDOS- 3

Actives by Hermosa Area:
Sand Section: 29 Active listings
Valley Section: 2 Active listings
East Hermosa: 7 Active listings

This is a market snapshot of …

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7 Day Market Update and Weekend Open House List- Hermosa Beach

As you can see by the following list…the selling season is well under way and the price of dirt is competing with the price of gold these days.

12 New Listings (click to see)
5 In Escrow (click to see)
7 Closed Sales (click to see)

38 Active Listings …

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7 Day Market Update and Weekend Open House List- Hermosa Beach

6 New Listings (click to see)
5 In Escrow (click to see)
7 Closed Sales (click to see)

33 Active Listings in Hermosa Beach
SFR- 27
TWNHS- 3
CONDOS- 3

Hermosa Areas:
Sand Section: 22 Active listings
Valley Section: 1 Active listings
East Hermosa: 10 Active listings

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa Beach Real Estate …

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7 Day Update and Weekend Open House List- Hermosa Beach

10 New Listings (click to see)
8 In Escrow (click to see)
1 Closed Sales (click to see)

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7 Day Market Update and Weekend Open House List- Hermosa Beach

5 New Listings (click to see)
4 In Escrow (click to see)
7 Closed Sales (click to see)

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7 Day Market Update and Weekend Open House List- Hermosa Beach

5 New Listings (click to see)
6 In Escrow (click to see)
10 Closed Sales (click to see)

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa Beach Real Estate over the last 7 days. We are not presenting these properties as our listings. Click the IDX link above to …

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7 Day Market Update and Weekend Open House List- Hermosa Beach

7 Day Market Update+Weekend Open House List

7 New Listings (click to see)
5 In Escrow (click to see)
2 Closed Sales (click to see)

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa Beach Real Estate over the last 7 days. We are not presenting these properties as our listings. …

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7 Day Market Update and Weekend Open House List- Hermosa Beach

4 New Listings (click to see)
5 In Escrow (click to see)
6 Closed Sales (click to see)

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa Beach Real Estate over the last 7 days. We are not presenting these properties as our listings. Click the IDX link above to see …

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7 Day Market Update and Weekend Open House List- Hermosa Beach

5 New Listings (click to see)
3 In Escrow (click to see)
5 Closed Sales (click to see)

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa Beach Real Estate over the last 7 days. We are not presenting these properties as our listings. Click the IDX link above to …

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7 Day Market Update and Weekend Open House List- Hermosa Beach

3 New Listings (click to see)
5 In Escrow (click to see)
1 Closed Sales (click to see)

As you can see, there are 1.8 X’s as many properties in escrow than there are currently on the market. We are starved for property right now here in Hermosa.
This …

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7 Day Market Update and Weekend Open House List- Hermosa Beach

4 New Listings (click to see)
4 In Escrow (click to see)
1 Closed Sales (click to see)

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa Beach Real Estate over the last 7 days. We are not presenting these properties as our listings. Click the IDX link above to …

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7 Day Market Update and Weekend Open House List- Hermosa Beach

7-Day Market Update and Weekend Open House List

4 New Listings (click to see)
8 In Escrow (click to see)
2 Closed Sales (click to see)

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa Beach Real Estate over the last 7 days. We are not presenting these properties as our …

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7 Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

4 New Listings (click to see)
6 In Escrow (click to see)
1 Closed Sales (click to see)

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa Beach Real Estate over the last 7 days. We are not presenting these properties as our listings. Click the IDX link above to …

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7 Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

6 New Listings (click to see)
5 In Escrow (click to see)
3 Closed Sales (click to see)

In the entire city of Hermosa Beach, there are only 26 homes actively for sale.
15 Single Family
6 Townhome
5 Condo
Inventory is starting to come back out on the market, however the …

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7 Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

2 New Listings (click to see)
8 In Escrow (click to see)
3 Closed Sales (click to see)
The market is heating up already this January. In previous years, the activity usually starts to pick up steam in the beginning to middle of February. Recently, the Hermosa Beach …

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7 Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

5 New Listings (click to see)
5 In Escrow (click to see)
2 Closed Sales (click to see)

As you may have noticed from the activity below….the market is starting out strong and bullish again this year. Currently, the low inventory is helping to artificially drive up the …

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7 Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

We are looking forward to another great year here in Hermosa Beach. If you haven’t seen the 2014 …A Year In Review (Market Wrap Up), click this link 2014 Wrap Up. It’s a great over view on how much our market appreciated in 1 year and …

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7 Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

3 New Listings (click to see)
1 In Escrow (click to see)
2 Closed Sales (click to see)

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa Beach Real Estate over the last 7 days. We are not presenting these properties as our listings. Click the IDX link above to …

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2014- A Year in Review for Hermosa Beach Real Estate

CLICK BELOW TO LISTEN AND SEE THE HERMOSA YEAR IN REVIEW

CLOSED SALES
Looking in the rear view mirror, 2014 looks like another great year for our real estate market here in Hermosa Beach. Unfortunately for some, inventory is still extremely low.

This decrease in supply has amplified …

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7 Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

0 New Listings (click to see)
2 In Escrow (click to see)
4 Closed Sales (click to see)

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa Beach Real Estate over the last 7 days. We are not presenting these properties as our listings. Click the IDX link above to …

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7 Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

3 New Listings (click to see)
6 In Escrow (click to see)
5 Closed Sales (click to see)

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7 Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

5 New Listings (click to see)
1 In Escrow (click to see)
3 Closed Sales (click to see)

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa Beach Real Estate over the last 7 days. We are not presenting these properties as our listings. Click the IDX link above to …

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7 Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

4 New Listings (click to see)
1 In Escrow (click to see)
2 Closed Sales (click to see)

The Hermosa market has not shown much of a holiday cooling off this year and the prices are continuing to push above previous ceilings as inventory continues to be historically …

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7 Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

2 New Listings (click to see)
6 In Escrow (click to see)
5 Closed Sales (click to see)

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa Beach Real Estate over the last 7 days. We are not presenting these properties as our listings. Click the IDX link above to …

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7 Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

5 New Listings (click to see)
8 In Escrow (click to see)
3 Closed Sales (click to see)

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa Beach Real Estate over the last 7 days. We are not presenting these properties as our listings. Click the IDX link above to …

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7 Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

5 New Listings (click to see)
2 In Escrow (click to see)
2 Closed Sales (click to see)

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa Beach Real Estate over the last 7 days. We are not presenting these properties as our listings. Click the IDX link above to …

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7 Day Market Update Hermosa Beach

5 New Listings (click to see)
6 In Escrow (click to see)
2 Closed Sales (click to see)

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa Beach Real Estate over the last 7 days. We are not presenting these properties as our listings. Click the IDX link above to …

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You Paid What For That Townhome???

Are we in an inflated bubble or is this the beginning of the new normal?
Only 18 Hermosa Beach townhomes have ever sold over $2 Million,
just 8 of them were east of Hermosa Avenue. This year, we’ve watched 2
of those 8 sell. 1517 Loma sold for
$1000, …

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7 Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

7 New Listings (click to see)
4 In Escrow (click to see)
5 Closed Sales (click to see)

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa Beach Real Estate over the last 7 days. We are not presenting these properties as our listings. Click the IDX link above to …

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7 Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

3 New Listings (click to see)
1 In Escrow (click to see)
3 Closed Sales (click to see)

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa Beach Real Estate over the last 7 days. We are not presenting these properties as our listings. Click the IDX link above to …

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7 Day Market Update Hermosa Beach

5 New Listings (click to see)
4 In Escrow (click to see)
4 Closed Sales (click to see)

This is a market snapshot of Hermosa Beach Real Estate over the last 7 days. We are not presenting these properties as our listings. Click the IDX link above to …

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7 Day Market Update – Hermosa Beach

2 New Active Listings (click to see)
2 New In Escrow          (click to see)
6 Closed                          (click to see)

After the close of 3 full quarters in 2014…the numbers are in. Prices …

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WHAT’S SELLING?- 3rd Quarter Report Hermosa Beach

So far in 2014, we have seen a slight drop in the number of sales, however, the median price point is up considerably, almost 14% year over year.

As of the finish of 3 full quarters of 2014, 110 of the 163 sales were between the …

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7 Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

The Hermosa market has picked up a bit this week with 7 new active listings. 2 of the new listings are located at the Beach House (96 Units), which is located on the Strand just north of Pier Avenue. Another is 1530 Manhattan Ave. (3 bedroom, …

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7 Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

After a slow end of summer, our small beach town is reeving back up. Inventory is still very low, however we have 8 new listing on the market this week and 5 new escrows. School is back in session and buyers areback. Hermosa currently has …

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7 Day Market Update – Hermosa Beach

Ready, set, go! Now that we are past the summer travel season, we’ll see if the market heats back up again. Already we have 6 new listings compared to 3 last week and 1 the week prior. Our inventory is still very low and the …

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7 Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

Dirt is the new gold. This year, we are seeing more new construction as the market heats up and the value of land continues to increase. They are not making any more dirt and the number of people who want to live near the water far …

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7 Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

It’s Labor Day Weekend and Fiesta Hermosa.
Another great weekend here in our beautiful coastal community. Fiesta Hermosa, put on by the Hermosa Chamber of Commerce, started back in 1972 and has become the largest Arts and Crafts Fair in Southern California. Each year it attracts …

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7-Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

Celebrity’s and Athletes! The South Bay and more specifically Hermosa and Manhattan Beach, have had an influx of athlete and celebrity homeowners (Vince Vaughn, Jimmy Kimmel, Steve Nash, etc.) over the last few years. With its close proximity to Los Angeles and LAX airport, our …

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7- Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

August 8th

10 Active Listings
5 Backup/Pending
6 Closed
1 Off-Market

1512 Manhattan Ave Listed for $2,099,000

This 3 bedroom, 3 bath, 2616 sq. ft. townhome was built in 1991, however it just had an A+ remodel done. At $800ish a sq. ft., its’ hard to find similar properties north of …

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7- Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

August 1st, 2014

6 New Active Listings (or price reduced)
1 New Escrows
4 Closed Sale

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7-Day Market Update- Hermosa Beach

July 25th, 2014

4 New Active Listings
7 New Escrows
2 Closed Sale

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ABOUT DARREN

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HERMOSA 10-DAY REPORT

6 New Active Listings

4 In Escrow

4 Closed Sales

5 Withdrawn or Cancelled

 

Active:

446 Bayview is back on the market after failing to sell twice in the last 2 years. This home last sold for $1,400,000 in 2005, and has made 2 recent attempts, at $1.485M in 2012 and …

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Hermosa Beach Shopping Center Aims to Heal and Nourish with New Tenants

Hermosa Beach Shopping Center Aims to Heal and Nourish with New Tenants
Plaza Hermosa replaces beef for fish, and adds state of the art medical facility

 

Torrance Memorial’s new facility, which is scheduled to open this fall, will specialize in primary care and pediatrics. As the …

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GQ names Manhattan Beach the best beach for food

The July issue of GQ magazine has named Manhattan Beach “America’s Best Beach for Chowing Down.” The magazine also commended Manhattan Beach as one of the best beaches in the United States.
GQ credited Manhattan Beach’s culinary success to the growth of “foodie magnets” in the …

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HOW MANY HOMES ARE THERE IN HERMOSA BEACH, AND WHO LIVES IN THEM?

WHO LIVES IN THEM?

There are approximately 6500 dwellings in the 1.5 square mile area of Hermosa Beach, ranging from single-family homes to condos to multi-unit apartments buildings. Hermosa Beach has a population of close to 20,000 residents.

 

OWNER v. RENTER

The tax records show that around 68% …

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The Kings parade route through the Beach Cities!!

The LA Kings will celebrate winning its second Stanley Cup in three years with a 90-minute parade in the beach cities on Wednesday, June 18, according Kelly Stroman, executive director of Downtown Manhattan Beach Business and Professional Association.
The parade will begin at the Redondo Beach …

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Provenance unveils plan for Strand and Pier Hotel in Hermosa Beach

Provenance unveils plan for Strand and Pier Hotel in Hermosa Beach

The team planning to build a three-story hotel with a rooftop pool and 120 rooms at the northwest corner of The Strand and Pier Plaza in Hermosa Beach said the hotel will be a reflection …

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WOW? $18 MILLION…THE MARKET IS SOARING!

That is a big price tag for a home built in 1913, even if it is on The Strand…

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Hermosa schools’ district office could move to South Park

Hermosa schools’ district office could move to South Park

By Ryah Cooley May 29, 2014

The Hermosa Beach City School District could move its offices from Hermosa Valley School to classrooms at South Park as early as this fall.

The move would be one of the ways the district is …

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City will allocate an additional 50K for oil drilling cost benefit analysis

by Alana Garrigues

As the projected November vote for Hermosa Beach residents to approve or reject oil drilling in their city draws closer, the City Council and staff have been working late hours to host lengthy discussions about the project. At the Tuesday night Council meeting, officials …

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Pio’s mural uncovered during Killer Shrimp remodel in downtown Hermosa Beach

Workers removing red clay tiles over the front of the former Cantina Real restaurant on Pier Plaza in downtown Hermosa Beach on Tuesday, uncovered a six-foot high mural that spans the 30-foot width of the building…Find out what they uncovered…

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FIESTA HERMOSA TAKES OVER DOWNTOWN THIS WEEKEND

FIESTA HERMOSA TAKES OVER DOWNTOWN THIS WEEKEND
by Eric Michael Stitt
The unofficial start to summer will take place this weekend when 150,000 people flood into downtown for three days to experience Fiesta Hermosa.
The Memorial Day weekend celebration, produced by the Hermosa Beach Chamber of Commerce and …

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Wrecking Balls on the Beach

Wrecking Balls on the Beach

 

BY ESTHER KANG
NBA player Steve Nash last month paid $4.8 million in cash for an ocean-view estate in Manhattan Beach. Reports indicate that he intends to tear down the luxurious three-bedroom, four-bathroom house—built in 1992— and construct a more modern home.
Nash’s …

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Hermosa Beach City Council members disagree about oil development negotiations

by Alana Garrigues
Differing opinions on how to proceed with development agreement negotiations between the city of Hermosa Beach and E&B Natural Resources bubbled up at the May 13 City Council meeting.
Following a brief presentation by City Manager Tom Bakaly, who indicated there were disagreements between …

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The Best Little Beach City…

John Hales was famous for his creation of the city’s logo, which comprises ocean waves, a cattle brand, a house, baseball bat, tennis racket and a lawn bowling ball that lay in between a capital “H” and a lower-case “b” which is all enclosed in a sunburst.

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History of the Lighthouse Cafe

History of the Lighthouse Café

Jazz is generally not the first thing that enters my mind when I think of Hermosa Beach or the Pier. When I think of “old” Hermosa, I think of bikers; “new” Hermosa brings to mind 20-somethings lining up outside of Sharkeez …

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A Reflection on this Day, Earth Day

A Philanthropic Trip to Nicaragua…and a HUGE THANK YOU to RE/MAX

In 2006, I attended a personal motivation event that focused on the power of giving. Incredibly inspired by the ideas and discussions I heard that day, I set a personal goal to find a meaningful way to provide a better way of living for children that come from impoverished countries. Eight years later, with the help of my longtime buddy and RE/MAX colleague Jason Buck, I finally discovered a way to bring this personal goal—and another one– to fruition.

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