While the list price of a house up for sale is a crucial piece of information, where that list price comes from, how close it is to the actual current market value of the home, and how buyers will react are influenced myriad factors. Let’s take a…Original Article: http://www.ocregister.com/articles/price-713467-list-market.html
Forget teacups and doilies — Big Daddy’s Antiques has been redefining what’s cool, collectible and vintage for 15 years.
Even though the Culver City store sells old stuff, it appeals to a high-profile young clientele: Bruno Mars, Harry Styles and Kourtney and Khloe Kardashian are customers, as…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-hp-0430-big-daddys-20160430-story.html
Listing your home? It pays to hire a pro photographer.
Everyone seems to be a shutterbug these days, but grainy smartphone pics just don’t cut it when it comes to producing eye-catching images that attract prospective buyers.
“I’ve had clients tell me, ‘I’ve got an iPhone 6,’ and I have to stop…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-hp-0430-real-estate-photography-20160430-story.html
Bicoastal actors Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky, who call Australia home, have swung a pair of deals in Malibu, selling their house for $7 million and buying another property nearby for $3.45 million.
On the sale side, the couple saw a solid return on investment in the deal for their Point Dume-area…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-hp-0430-hotprop-20160430-story.html
Architect Clive Wilkinson’s most famous work became known as the Googleplex. His own home also has a moniker, at least among his friends: Club Clive.
This is Palm Springs living in West Hollywood. A place for smaller dinner parties “and much more crazy ones,” he said. This is a party house — and…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-hp-0430-clive-wilkinson-20160430-story.html
After slow sales to start the year, the market for L.A.’s high-end homes may finally be picking up steam. Recent sales have included a pair of $20-million-plus deals and a high-water transaction in Venice.
Here’s a look at the most expensive homes sold in the last two weeks.
$23 million — Beverly…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-hp-0430-top-sales-20160430-story.html
Editor’s note: This is the fourth installment of a new feature in which the Daily Press will honor deserving students in the High Desert. Each month we’ll select one student each from local elementary, junior high and high schools from nominees submitted by schools.ELEMENTARYName: Vladislav ZuevSchool: Mountain View Montessori Charter SchoolGrade: 6Sixth-grader Vlad Zuev is “a brilliant student with an interesting backstory, […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160429/april-students-of-month-honoring-high-achievers?rssfeed=true
HESPERIA — The New York Yankees-themed clock on the wall inside Beef ‘O’ Brady’s indicated that it was almost time for the restaurant on Main Street to open for lunch Friday.Beef ‘O’ Brady’s touts itself as one of the “fastest growing kid friendly restaurants in the country,” with some calling the success of the restaurant the “Luck of the Irish.” But that luck may have run out as the sign on the Hesperia eatery’s door told patrons that the restaurant […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160429/luck-runs-out-for-beef-o-bradys?rssfeed=true
APPLE VALLEY — Behind the familiar scenes of chatty twentysomethings, smiling regulars, busy baristas and internet junkies searching for a Wi-Fi connection, a transformation has occurred at Tonyan Coffee Roasters.The Tonyan family opened the quaint, 650-square-foot roastery and coffee bar on Nomwaket Road in Apple Valley in 2011, and John, DeDe and Rachel Tonyan are nearing completion on renovations that will expand the site to nearly 1,500 square feet.That’s in […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160429/caffeinated-change?rssfeed=true
California National Guard leaders will join Rep. Paul Cook, R-Apple Valley, for a Veteran Employment Networking Event on Monday in Apple Valley. Among other topics, speakers will detail the Work for Warriors program’s successes in Cook’s 8th Congressional District and its goals for the future. Cook co-founded the Work for Warriors Caucus in 2013 with Rep. Mark Takano and helped secure federal funding that same year, […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160429/rep-cook-work-for-warriors-to-host-jobs-event-in-apple-valley?rssfeed=true