Homes For Sale In Santa Monica
The City of Santa Monica is one of four independent cities in the west side of the Los Angeles metropolitan area, Santa Monica shares — with Malibu, Culver City and Beverly Hills — the distinction of being a separate city from the rest of the communities which are all a part of the City of Los Angeles. Santa Monica has its own police force, fire department, city government and its own school district.
As a rule Demand for real estate is high in Santa Monica and inventory is low. The majority of homes sell within 30 days and often with multiple offer situations.
Being pre qualified and acting quickly when you do find your dream home is essential. As a real estate agent I am also a long term resident of Santa Monica. I specialize in the Santa Monica Real Estate market.
Currently we are in a seller’s market, and this is not expected to change anytime soon. With homes selling quickly and buyers showing high demand for limited inventory, it can be a little tough to get in to your dream home.
I still encourage home buyers to negotiate deals under asking price, but be cautious , during peak season (May-September) sellers have the edge, and this strategy may not work. The major areas of Santa Monica that I specialize in are:
Condos and townhouses are very popular in Santa Monica, but single-family home sales still dominate. If you’re moving to Santa Monica or somewhere close by, contact me at 310-584-7721