About Norma Toering

Norma Toering is the broker-owner of Charlemagne Intl Properties a boutique real estate company in Los Angeles. She has been a local South Bay real estate agent since 1992. Norma is the most well known & award winning real estate blogger in Palos Verdes. Forbes magazine consulted Norma on Palos Verdes property values when compiling their Forbes 400 list. Cell: 310.493.8333

Palos Verdes Real Estate Snapshot Nov. 2020

By | November 20th, 2020|Charlemagne Int'l Properties, Featured Articles, Los Angeles luxury listing agent, Luxury Homes, Palos Verdes Coastal Homes, Palos Verdes Housing Report, Palos Verdes Housing Snapshot, Palos Verdes most expensive homes, Palos Verdes Ocean Front Homes, Palos Verdes top real estate agents, Rancho Palos Verdes Listing Agent, Selling your Palos Verdes Home, selling your palos verdes luxury home, Selling your Rancho Palos Verdes Home, Top Palos Verdes Listing Agents|

What an incredible year this has been so far--just six more weeks until we greet 2021! With a vaccine on the horizon, we may finally turn the long-anticipated corner on the pandemic that played havoc with the economy, and our daily lives. The housing market in Palos Verdes never quivered. Instead, it continued its steady climb to new heights while the supply of homes struggled to keep pace with the demand. My takeaway is home has never been more important or fulfilled so many roles for homeowners. Home offices, homeschooling, home movies, and home-cooked meals increase the emotional and financial value of having a place to call your very own. There are currently 115 single family Palos Verdes homes listed for sale. 99 Palos Verdes residences are in escrow with accepted offers, and 580 single family residences sold year-to-date. Palos Verdes Coastal Homes More Palos Verdes Real Estate Snapshots for [...]

Rancho Palos Verdes Real Estate Snapshot Oct. 2020

By | November 9th, 2020|Charlemagne Int'l Properties, Los Angeles luxury listing agent, Palos Verdes Coastal Homes, Palos Verdes Homes with view, Palos Verdes most expensive homes, Palos Verdes Ocean Front Homes, Palos Verdes top real estate agents, Rancho Palos Verdes Listing Agent, Rancho Palos Verdes Real Estate Report, Seller Tips, Selling your Palos Verdes Home, selling your palos verdes luxury home, Selling your Rancho Palos Verdes Home, Seniors Selling Primary Residence, South Bay of Los Angeles Homes For Sale, Top Palos Verdes Listing Agents|

Coastal Living in Rancho Palos Verdes Once again, Rancho Palos Verdes has more single-family homes in escrow with accepted offers than there are houses listed for sale. I don't need to tell you that's an indicator that screams, "Hot Seller's Market!" There are currently 50 Rancho Palos Verdes single-family homes for sale. 66 RPV single-family residences are in escrow, and 284 SFRs have sold in Rancho PV thus far this year. Even the Coronavirus failed to cast a dark shadow over the local real estate market. Per Zillow, "The typical home value of homes in Rancho Palos Verdes is $1,365,103. This value is seasonally adjusted and only includes the middle price tier of homes. Rancho Palos Verdes home values have gone up 5.5% over the past year and Zillow predicts they will rise 7.7% in the next year." More Palos Verdes Real Estate Snapshots for October 2020: For more information [...]

Rolling Hills Estates & PVP Real Estate Snapshot 10/2020

By | November 9th, 2020|Charlemagne Int'l Properties, Luxury Homes, Palos Verdes Horse property, Palos Verdes top real estate agents, Rolling Hills Estates Report, Selling your Palos Verdes Home, selling your palos verdes luxury home, Seniors Selling Primary Residence, Top Palos Verdes Listing Agents, Uncategorized|

Rolling Hills Estates is Horse Country on the Palos Verdes Peninsula Palos Verdes real estate inventory remains low, and buyer demand continues to drive prices to new highs as we wrap up 2020. If Zillow is correct, it looks like we can expect price increases in the coming year. "The typical home value of homes in Rolling Hills Estates is $1,472,025. This value is seasonally adjusted and only includes the middle price tier of homes. Rolling Hills Estates home values have gone up 7.8% over the past year and Zillow predicts they will rise 8.3% in the next year." Rolling Hills Estates New Construction Dining Room There are currently 19 single-family homes for sale in Rolling Hills Estates and the unincorporated areas of the Palos Verdes Peninsula. 28 homes are in escrow with accepted offers, and 79 RHE and PVP single-family properties have sold thus far in 2020. More Palos [...]

Palos Verdes Estates Snapshot October 2020

By | November 2nd, 2020|Uncategorized|

View from a Palos Verdes Estates Home The last quarter of 2020 finds the real estate market in Palos Verdes Estates, California thriving with 45 single-family homes for sale, 26 residences in escrow, and 121 PVE single-family homes sold year to date. A quick glance at my Little Yellow Slider is all you need to determine the Palos Verdes Estates housing market still favors sellers, as it has for the past several years. Per Zillow, we can expect continued price increases during the coming year: "The typical home value of homes in Palos Verdes Estates is $2,167,708. This value is seasonally adjusted and only includes the middle price tier of homes. Palos Verdes Estates home values have gone up 5.0% over the past year, and Zillow predicts they will rise 6.7% in the next year." More Palos Verdes Real Estate Snapshots for October 2020: For more information about your neighborhood [...]

Palos Verdes Luxury Homes October 2020

By | October 29th, 2020|Charlemagne Int'l Properties, Los Angeles luxury listing agent, Luxury Homes, Palos Verdes Coastal Homes, Palos Verdes Gated Estates and Homes, Palos Verdes Luxury Homes, Palos Verdes Luxury Homes Report, Palos Verdes most expensive homes, Palos Verdes Ocean Front Homes, Palos Verdes top real estate agents, Selling your Palos Verdes Home, selling your palos verdes luxury home, Selling your Rancho Palos Verdes Home, Seniors Selling Primary Residence, Top Palos Verdes Listing Agents|

An English Castle Perhaps our homes really are our castles; although most houses do not have a moat and drawbridge, the need for a safe place to rest our heads and soothe our souls has never been more prevalent in my lifetime. It's no surprise the local Palos Verdes real estate market continues to flourish. There are 50 Palos Verdes luxury residences priced at $3,000,000 and up for sale. The Palos Verdes Peninsula has 13 luxury homes in escrow with accepted offers, and 70 luxury homes have sold in PV thus far in 2020. The upward trend in real estate prices on the Palos Verdes Peninsula is clear when we look at recent listings. The entire Palos Verdes housing inventory of single-family homes for sale is 123. Fifty of those PV homes fall into the luxury category due to the list price exceeding $3,000,000. Palos Verdes Estates Luxury Home For [...]

Palos Verdes Homes Snapshot October 2020

By | October 27th, 2020|Charlemagne Int'l Properties, Featured Articles, Los Angeles luxury listing agent, Luxury Homes, Palos Verdes Coastal Homes, Palos Verdes Horse property, Palos Verdes Housing Report, Palos Verdes Housing Snapshot, Palos Verdes Luxury Homes, Palos Verdes Ocean Front Homes, Palos Verdes top real estate agents, Selling your Palos Verdes Home, selling your palos verdes luxury home, Selling your Rancho Palos Verdes Home, Seniors Selling Primary Residence, Top Palos Verdes Listing Agents|

There are 123 Palos Verdes single-family homes listed for sale. 121 Palos Verdes single-family residences are in escrow with accepted offers, and 449 houses have sold thus far in 2020. Not too shabby for a year filled with economic uncertainty due to an ongoing pandemic, a contentious presidential election, and a housing market that appears undaunted by it all. Per Zillow, "The typical home value of homes in 90274 is $1,899,089. This value is seasonally adjusted and only includes the middle price tier of homes. 90274 home values have gone up 5.3% over the past year and Zillow predicts they will rise 6.9% in the next year." That's a healthy increase in price during these uncertain times. Likewise, the forecasted increase in 2021 Palos Verdes house prices reflects the strength of the current housing market. Zillow's information for Rancho Palos Verdes (zip code 90275) reflects similar results and future predictions: [...]

Rolling Hills Real Estate Snapshot October 2020

By | October 26th, 2020|Charlemagne Int'l Properties, Los Angeles luxury listing agent, Luxury Homes, Palos Verdes Coastal Homes, Palos Verdes Horse property, Palos Verdes most expensive homes, Palos Verdes top real estate agents, Rolling Hills Homes, Rolling Hills Horse Property, Rolling Hills Market Report, Selling your Palos Verdes Home, selling your palos verdes luxury home|

There are 12 Rolling Hills properties listed for sale per the Multiple Listing Service. Three Rolling Hills residences are in escrow with accepted offers, and 27 Rolling Hills homes have sold thus far in 2020. Per Zillow, "The typical home value of homes in Rolling Hills is $3,126,625. This value is seasonally adjusted and only includes the middle price tier of homes. Rolling Hills home values have gone up 8.2% over the past year and Zillow predicts they will rise 9.8% in the next year." It appears the pandemic increased the appeal of the country lifestyle in Rolling Hills. The gated city has no traffic lights, only the necessary stop signs, and plenty of space for animals and humans to roam about its miles of trails. New York has its Hamptons for the ultimate escape from urban life, but LA's Rolling Hills offers a fitting West Coast choice with acreage, [...]

Rolling Hills Real Estate Snapshot September 2020

By | October 15th, 2020|Charlemagne Int'l Properties, Los Angeles luxury listing agent, Luxury Homes, Palos Verdes Coastal Homes, Palos Verdes Horse property, Palos Verdes most expensive homes, Palos Verdes top real estate agents, Rolling Hills Homes, Rolling Hills Horse Property, Rolling Hills Market Report, Selling your Palos Verdes Home, selling your palos verdes luxury home, Seniors Selling Primary Residence, Top Palos Verdes Listing Agents|

If you're searching for a place to social/physical distance far from the maddening crowd (and the coronavirus), the gated city of Rolling Hills surely fits the bill. The lots are one-acre plus, the traffic is nearly non-existent, and the coastal and hilltop location offers some of the most spectacular views on the Palos Verdes Peninsula. There are currently 16 Rolling Hills properties listed for sale. Four Rolling Hills homes are in escrow with accepted offers and 20 RH residences have sold thus far in 2020. More Palos Verdes Real Estate Snapshots for September 2020: Selling Palos Verdes Properties Since 1992 Norma Toering, Broker/Owner You may reach me at 310.493.8333 or Norma@CharlemagneProperties.com if you have real estate questions or would like to know the value of your property in today's market.

Palos Verdes Homes Market Snapshot September 2020

By | October 14th, 2020|Charlemagne Int'l Properties, Featured Articles, Los Angeles luxury listing agent, Luxury Homes, Palos Verdes Coastal Homes, Palos Verdes Gated Estates and Homes, Palos Verdes Homes with view, Palos Verdes Housing Report, Palos Verdes Housing Snapshot, Palos Verdes Market Snapshot, Palos Verdes most expensive homes, Palos Verdes Ocean Front Homes, Palos Verdes top real estate agents, Rancho Palos Verdes Listing Agent, Selling your Palos Verdes Home, selling your palos verdes luxury home, Selling your Rancho Palos Verdes Home, Seniors Selling Primary Residence|

Chasing Your White Picket Fence Dream in 2020 Keeping up with the local real estate market in Palos Verdes during this pandemic is a stream of never-ending surprises. First, demand increased, then prices went up, not down as expected. New inventory is gobbled up by ever-increasing buyer demand as soon as new listings hit the market. Lastly, multiple offers have returned with a vengeance. What will happen next? Based on recent statistics, we're in for an active autumn as sellers take advantage of the hot market, and buyers seek to purchase a house that meets the ever-changing demands of work and family life during the age of Covid-19. There are currently 126 single-family homes for sale on the Palos Verdes Peninsula. 105 houses are in escrow with accepted offers, and 404 single-family residences have sold thus far in 2020. More Palos Verdes Real Estate Snapshots for September 2020: For more [...]

Rolling Hills Estates and PVP Snapshot Aug 2020

By | August 31st, 2020|Charlemagne Int'l Properties, Los Angeles luxury listing agent, Luxury Homes, Palos Verdes Coastal Homes, Palos Verdes Horse property, Palos Verdes Luxury Homes, Palos Verdes Luxury Homes Report, Palos Verdes top real estate agents, Rolling Hills Estates Report, Uncategorized|

The end of summer finds the local Palos Verdes real estate market still favoring sellers. Inventory remains low, and buyer demand appears to be on the rise. Rolling Hills Estates and the unincorporated areas of the Palos Verdes Peninsula are no exception to the hot market blanketing the area. There are 29 single-family homes for sale in RHE and PVP neighborhoods. 12 RHE and PVP residences are in escrow with accepted offers, and 53 Rolling Hills Estates and Palos Verdes Peninsula single'family properties have sold thus far in 2020. More Palos Verdes Real Estate Snapshots for August 2020: For more information about your neighborhood of choice, contact Norma Toering at 310.493.8333 or email Norma@CharlemagneProperties.com and I'll provide you with additional details. Selling Palos Verdes Properties since 1992 Norma Toering, Broker/Owner DRE 01147470