Venice Beach Living ... Selling Venice CA real estate since 1987

... A boutique real estate brokerage selling the Venice lifestyle since 1987
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CJ Cole, Owner/Broker Venice Beach Living

MAY 2018

the pulse of what's happening and what's
new with Venice, California real estate



April 2018 Venice Property Sales ...

See below for a list of all of the properties sold in Venice during April 2018 and the comparison chart.

April 2018 Venice Property Sales

Sales are for all of Venice and do not necessarily represent sales of CJ Cole. Information is compiled from CoreLogic and the MLS/CLAW. Sources are deemed reliable; however, no representation of any kind is made as to its accuracy


April Single Family Home Sales Comparison with Previous Month and a Year Ago ...

April 2018 Home Sales Comparison

A Look at the Sales of Venice Single Family, Multi-Family and Condominiums Homes by Quarter for the Past Year ...

 A look at the statistics for all Venice property sales


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Link to my March 2018  Venice Market Report  

All Indicies Indicating a Slowing Market for Venice Real Estate

The April 2018 average sale price for single-family homes decreased when compared to last month and April a year ago. The average sale price ($2,155,938) showed a decrease of 22.9% from last monthís $2,794,933 and 1.7% from April 2017ís $2,193,353 ...

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mortgage rates rise  

Mortgage Rates Hit Highest Level in 7 Years

Mortgage rates reversed course and soared to the highest averages in seven years, Freddie Mac reports. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 4.61 percent this week, which matches the highest level since May 19, 2011 ...

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Check List  

Must-Do May Checklist for Homeowners

May marks a golden opportunity for homeowners to assess their home and ensure everything is in tip-top shape before the summer months begin. HouseLogic recently provided a checklist that your clients can use to save both time and money ...

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Therapy Garden  

Elements of a Residential Therapy Garden

Learn how to bring home the om. As interest in outdoor spaces that can help heal and satisfy physical, emotional, and spiritual needs expands, make sure you understand the mix of features that make up these restful, inspirational oases ...

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Sunday Concert Series at PRT  

New !!! Pacific Resident Theatre ... Sunday Concert Series

Each Sunday evening at 7:00 PM, the Pacific Resident Theatre is hosting a concert series. This Sunday, May 20th, will feature Suzy Williams, Kristen Olsen and Brad Kay. Next Sunday the Steven Gordon Group will be appearing. Tickets are $15.

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Safe Bath Design  

11 Ways to Age-Proof Your Bathroom

If youíre planning to stay in your house for the rest of your life, it might be wise to renovate your bathroom with accessible design in mind. Along with kitchens, bathrooms are one of the spaces homeowners use the most ...

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Artists & Fleas  

2018 Venice Spring Artist, Designer and Vintage Market May 28th

Artists & Fleas Market at Westminster Elementary School May 26th. Come out for a day of shopping, food and fun in Venice. This community event will showcase art, design and fashion alongside a great selection of vintage and upcycled merchandise. Hours: 11am-5pm ...

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muscle beach  

Muscle Beach Events Over Memorial Day

This Memorial Day weekend in Venice: May 26th - Muscle Beach Raw Power Lift Off, May 27th - World Strict Curl Championship, May 28th - Muscle Beach International Classic. Free for all spectators! Come be a part of a wonderful history ...

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Venice Chamber of Commerce  

Venice Chamber Happy Hour at at Hal's Playa Vista Wednesday, June 6th

Join the Venice Chamber of Commerce at their monthly happy hour at Hal's Playa Vista! Make new connections and build relationships while enjoying beautifully prepared dishes and drinks at this welcoming and relaxed contemporary space. Wednesday, May 2nd, from 6 to 8 PM ...

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Venice Fower Fest  

FlowerFest: A Taste of Venice ... Saturday, June 9th

Venice has it all. World renowned restaurants, kick ass live music and incredible art in abundance. They all culminate to create an undeniably unique atmosphere. People are drawn from all over the world, seeking to revel in the Venice Vibe. Now you can experience it all in one place, at the first-ever Flower Fest: A Taste of Venice. ...

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The decision of home-ownership is a big one and Venice Beach Living is dedicated to every one of our clients ... to serve them with honesty and integrity, to commit our extensive knowledge of the market place to their benefit, to oversee the transaction to their benefit and to provide personalized one-on-one service. We strive to be the best real estate brokerage in Venice ... not the biggest.

Our focus is VENICE ... only VENICE !!!

For more information on how Venice Beach Living can help you with all your real estate needs, please visit or give us a call at 310.773.6945.

Venice Beach Living

Phone: 310.823.3129 . 310.773.6945
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Please keep me in mind when you have family, friends or associates who are thinking of buying or selling a home ... I'd love to help them achieve their dream !!!

Thanks ... CJ

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PSS. The information above is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. This is not intended as a solicitation if your property is currently listed.