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About Carol

As a premier real estate agent in the South Bay, I’m here to provide you with all the resources and information you need to buy or sell real estate. I work with buyers and sellers in Torrance, Redondo Beach, Rancho Palos Verdes, Palos Verdes Estates, Long Beach and the surrounding areas and I’ve had extensive training in the latest real estate marketing strategies. I’m confident that I can offer you knowledge and tools most other agents can’t. Contact me so I can keep you updated on the latest real estate activities in our community and answer any questions you may have. I look forward to working with you!

A Beach in Torrance?

Are you familiar with “Rat Beach”? Not too many people, including some Torrance residents are aware of Torrance Beach, but it’s true. Torrance beach runs from the southern tip of Redondo Beach, south to Malaga Cove. This is a beautiful section of beach, with wonderful single family homes, Torrance condos and apartments overlooking the beach and the Pacific. (“Rat Beach” meaning: Right after Torrance, or Redondo and Torrance Beach). Its peaceful, quiet and has plenty of parking. Continue reading

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Navy / Fleet Week in San Pedro

After driving around the hill in Palos Verdes to catch a glimpse of the old lighthouse and to see Donald Trumps new golf course where Marineland used to be, I decided to go visit San Pedro and go onto some of the navy ships that are visiting San Pedro for ‘Navy Week’.
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What a great idea and great success it turned out to be. Thousands of people came and went onto the ships to see our great battleships and our first line of defense. It took hours to get here for those who are not lucky enough to live in the South Bay. Even with the frustrated delays, it was worth every minute we all had to wait. Continue reading

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The Millennial Home Buyer and Their Parents

Parents are helping millennials  purchase their homes. Tweet This Post

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Torrance Theatre Company:Audition For Murder

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Manhattan Beach Homes Are Smokin’!

Manhattan Beach median home prices continued to climb and spiked 17% in 2014, hitting an all time high for median home prices. Median home prices in 2013 were at $1,628,250, up from $1,414,750 in 2012. That number increased to $1.9 … Continue reading

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Hawthorne Blvd Exhibits Torrance Wealth

Its been a short few years since Hawthorne Blvd. was ravaged by real estate vacancies, empty store fronts and other effects of the recession. Today new and revitalized stretches of retail real estate are being seen as new automobile dealerships … Continue reading

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Silicon Beach

View image | gettyimages.com Westchester and Playa del Rey properties are enjoying a spike in home values as the Silicon Beach grows in popularity amongst tech firms. The latest company to join is Yahoo, as they leave their Santa Monica … Continue reading

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Torrance Brings “Lucky Louie” back to life

City of Torrance celebrates our Home Town American Hero – “Louis Zamperini – A Race Well Run” with our 61st Tournament of Roses 2015 entry. Continue reading

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Still Need a Christmas Tree? Visit and Help West High

Still need a a fresh Christmas tree this holiday season? Look no further than West High School. The West High Entertainment Unit will be selling Douglas and Noble trees in a variety of sizes, while supplies last. The tree lot … Continue reading

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South Bay: Home to the Rich and Athletic

Jerry Buss Home in Playa del Rey cliffs In the South Bay, Manhattan Beach, Hermosa Beach, and even Redondo,  have been some of the most popular spots, particularly among the reigning Stanley Cup Champions. Last year, Kings center Jeff Carter … Continue reading

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