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December 2018 Venice Property Sales ...

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

A List of All Property Sales in Venice for December 2018

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


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

December Single Family Home Sales Comparison

A Look at the Venice Property Sales Stats for the Past 6 Years by Quarter ...

A Look at the Venice Property Sales Stats for the Past 6 Years by Quarter ...


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December Venice Home Sales Stats Show the Average $/Square Foot of Venice Homes Continues to Increase While Other Indices Decline ...

Most of December 2018's single family home sales indices showed a decline when compared to last month and December 2017. However there is some good news … December 2018's average price per square foot ($1,184) increased 11.9% above November ($1,077); however, this was a decline of 1.3% vs a year ago ($1,199)  ...

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480 S Venice Blvd  

480 S Venice Boulevard: OPEN TUESDAY January 29th 11:00 -2:00

READY TO ENJOY A GLASS OF WINE BY THE POOL? Just 4 blocks from Venice Beach and overlooking the Venice Canals this fabulous entertaining home awaits you. The sophisticated open layout features a state-of-the-art cook's kitchen, built-in booth dining for large gatherings + a romantic lounging area highlighted by a dramatic 3-story tall light installation. Home: 2428 sf, lot size: 3724 sf, year built: 1999. For sale... $2,850,000.

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My Pocket Listings  

Looking for a Property Not Listed on the MLS ???

GOOD NEWS !!! I have a few pocket listings in Venice which I can share with a serious buyer ... plus, access to quite a few other off-the-market properties. Give me a call at 310.773.6945 to discuss what you are looking for and if any of these properties might fit the bill for you.

Homeowners Who Move the Most May Make the Most  

Homeowners Who Move the Most May Make the Most ...

Moving may help homeowners see higher profits from the sale of their property, suggests a new study that links homeowners’ tenure in their homes to price appreciation. Cities where residents live in their homes for the shortest amount of time tend to see more than double the appreciation experienced by homeowners who stay put the longest, a new study from LendingTree finds ...

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Housing Outlook for 2019: Is It Too Late to Buy a Home?  

Housing Outlook for 2019: Is It Too Late to Buy a Home?

Forecasters say the market is correcting to a 'normal' level we haven't seen in a really long time. Rising mortgage rates in the New Year will likely keep sales in Southern California sluggish. Analysts expect inventory will continue to rise in the year ahead. And prices? They’ll continue to gain, but in smaller increments ...

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Professional Organizing Tips  

Professional Organizing Tips ...

The start of a new year often brings the urge to declutter and organize, but as January turns to February, that urge may begin to wane. Fortunately, there are other ways to motivate yourself to tackle the decluttering and organizing challenge. One is to consider life transitions — the changes in your life that naturally offer an opportunity to take a fresh look at your possessions and how you store them ...

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Smart Love Now Playing at the Pacific Resident Theatre  

“Smart Love” Now Playing at the Pacific Resident Theatre

Smart Love is a new comedy with a scientific twist, about just how far human beings will go in order to salvage love. The Wachowski household is thrown upside down when their son makes a surprise visit home from MIT with an unexpected guest. Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 8pm; Sunday at 3pm ...

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Venice Chamber Happy Hour at Cryohealthcare Wednesday February 6th  

Venice Chamber Happy Hour at Cryohealthcare Wednesday February 6th

Mix and mingle at this month’s Venice Chamber Happy Hour at Cryohealthcare where you can experience their Cryochambers, walk-in chambers that use an indirect method of cooling normal room air to cryogenic temperatures of -220 F, in between enjoying delicious drinks and bites with colleagues and friends ...

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David Hockney's exhibit  

David Hockney's exhibit "Something New in Painting and Photography... Continued" Opening Thursday, February 7th at LA Louver ...

Join in the opening reception February 7th for David Hockney’s exhibit “Something New in Painting (and Photography) [and even Printing]… Continued” from 6:00 to 8:00pm at LA Louver. The exhibit is on view until March 23rd.

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Venice Arts Exhibit at stARTup LA at The Kinney  

Venice Arts Exhibit at stARTup LA at The Kinney ... Opening Night Friday, February 15th

Venice Arts is excited to be presenting an exhibition of work by our talented young artists, as part of stARTup LA. Bypassing the traditional gallery system, stARTup connects hungry art buyers to highly curated up-and-coming artists, and takes place at hip and stylish Kinney Venice Beach hotel. ...

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Hatha Yoga at the Venice Library  

Hatha Yoga at the Venice Library

Free class … every Wednesday 12:30 to 1:30pm … Yoga instructor Joyce takes us through a series of easy stretches and yoga poses to relax and strengthen the body. ALL levels (beginners to advanced) are welcome. You may want to call the library to make sure it's not cancelled. 310-821-1769. The class is supported by donations from participants and by the members of the Friends of Venice Library ...

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App To Give Venice-Mar Vista Early Warning For Big Quakes  

New App To Give Venice-Mar Vista Early Warning For Big Quakes

A new app which was unveiled last week will provide Angelenos with early warning for quakes of magnitude 5.0 or greater in Los Angeles County. It is the nation's first public early warning system, and it could be a major lifesaver. The app is part of a pilot program with the U.S. Geological Survey, AT&T and The Annenberg Foundation ...

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Best of CES: The Coolest Smart Home and Home Entertainment Gear  

Best of CES: The coolest smart home and home entertainment gear

The coolest smart home and home entertainment gear we saw CES 2019 has been ground zero for a dizzying array of connected devices—and if we’re being honest, we only saw a fraction of what the show has to offer. It’s just that big. But we did track down most of the new product releases in TechHive’s wheelhouse, and now we’re ready to share our picks for the Best of CES ...

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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.