The Difference Between Being Pre-Qualified and Pre-Approved


Pre-Approval and Pre-Qualification - Information for First Time Home Buyers Is pre-approval a general endorsement by a bank? No, when you are pre-approved, it is for a specific loan program from a specific lender. Not all lenders offer all loan programs. You may need to get approved with a different lender or for a different loan program with the same lender, depending on your financing options at the time you buy a house. Check with the agent or broker who helped you gain loan pre-approval before you write an offer. If you think you will … [Read more...]

212 24th Street, Manhattan Beach


Property Information Perhaps the only OVERSIZED WALKSTREET LOT (3,398s.f.) with EXTRA WALKSTREET FRONTAGE (means more view) that sits directly behind an oversized walkstreet lot with extra frontage (means even more view). At 3,398 s.f., THE LOT IS OVER 25% LARGER THAN A STANDARD 30' x 90' LOT. The lot FEATURES 51' OF WALKSTREET FRONTAGE which means a new structure can be built to maximum height (30') approximately 25.5 from the Western property line. The Property to the west has 54' of frontage which means a new structure can be built to … [Read more...]

408 17th Street, Manhattan Beach


Property Information Walkstreet Location. Park the car and walk everywhere. Completely remodeled with approximately 3000 square feet of living space with 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, and nice gourmet kitchen. Located walking distance to downtown Manhattan Beach, Live Oak Park, and the beach. Do not miss the 1 bedroom, 1 bath rental in the back that allows for $1995 a month in rental income. Full 30X90 foot lot on a lovely Walkstreet location. 2 car garage. Shows very nice. Property Details Property Photos … [Read more...]

522 24th Street, Manhattan Beach


Property Information Charming Gas Light Sand Section Beach Home on a Full Street to Alley Lot. Walk to Everything Manhattan Beach has to Offer....Parks, Beaches, Downtown and Schools. Excellent 3 Bedroom, 1 & 3/4 Bath Floorplan with Hardwood Floors, Skylights, Built-Ins, California Custom Closets Throughout and much more. Formal Living Room with Fireplace and Beamed Ceiling, Formal Dining Area, Updated Kitchen, Wonderful Master Bedroom Retreat with Vaulted Ceilings, Fireplace and Remodeled Master Bath. Private Enclosed Courtyard with New Ipe … [Read more...]

2131 Hermosa Avenue, Hermosa Beach


Property Information Want To Have Strand-Like Views, But Save a Potential $6 million? Enjoy Spectacular Ocean, PV, Malibu and Catalina Views Through No Power Lines. Listen To The Ocean & Enjoy The Breezes In This Elegant Brand New Construction. Designed With The Finest Of Taste, This Home Is Truly A Work Of Art That Screams w/ Character. Located Just One House To The Strand And Sands of North Hermosa Beach. Features Include a Huge Ocean View Rooftop Deck, A 3-Car Garage And 2-Car Parking Driveway, A Tastefully Tiled Wine Room That Awaits … [Read more...]

135 31st Street, Hermosa Beach


Property Information Granite Counters and Backsplashes, Viking Range, Stainless Steel Appliances, Sea Glass Tile in the Bathrooms with Oil Rubbed Hardware, Professionally Organized Custom Closets, A Tankless Water Heater, Copper plumbing Throughout, Upgraded Electrical, A Washer and Dryer Area in Both Units and Many More Custom Finishes. This Home Defines Style. Where Can You Live for 1.7 Mill Out of Pocket in the 100 Block of the Extremely Desirable North Hermosa Sand Section with Rental Income Downstairs Off Setting Your Mortgage By 500K? … [Read more...]

217 30th Street, Hermosa Beach


Property Information Wonderful North Hermosa south facing walkstreet duplex with sunny ocean view courtyard which can easily be converted into a single family residence (buyer to verify - check with the City of Hermosa Beach). 3-Bedroom owners unit with 2-Bedroom rental. New Milguard windows, recessed lighting, chocolate hardwood floors, pomegranate dutch doors, new bathrooms and kitchens with top of the line appliances. 5 car parking. Washer and dryer in the garage. A must see. Property Details Property Photos … [Read more...]

3516 The Strand, Manhattan Beach


Property Information Villa Toscana Sul Pacifico, designed & built by Sexton Homes resembles an authentic Tuscan style home among the rolling hillside of Italy. This home is perfect for someone who would love to own a piece of Tuscany with the Pacific Ocean as their frontyard. Amenities include: 1.) Reclaimed Material: Bricks, Terra Cotta Ceiling & Floor Tiles, Roof Tiles, Cobble Stone, Garage Door, Beams, Ext Gate, Wood Planking, Sink & Fountains 2.) Theater: Acoustically engineered with a 129" projection screen & 7.4 surround … [Read more...]

222 17th Street, Manhattan Beach


Property Information Brilliant architecture of warm contemporary design, completed in 2009. 2nd family room can be 5th bedroom. This elegant home has spectacular ocean views from Palos Verdes to Malibu,Manhattan Pier, white water views, romantic sunsets.Located on a walk street and only steps to beach, pier, downtown! Oversized 4 car garage, 3 stop elevator,3 decks,exercise & Zen mediation "room",heated limestone floors ,motorized shades and windows,programmable lighting,energy efficiency,eucalyptus floors,Studio Becker kitchen design with … [Read more...]

1212 Manhattan Avenue, Manhattan Beach


Property Information Panoramic Ocean Views for Catalina to Malibu. This home combines a warm modern design with the best beach location to provide "Resort Style Living" all year long. Welcome home to the ultimate in modern beach living. Enjoy gorgeous sunsets and breath taking panoramic views all year long. Whether it's entertaining 20 in the expansive great room or an intimate dinner for two on the ocean view deck, you will experience the lifestyle like no other. Just steps to the Beach in the heart of Downtown Manhattan, this home offers … [Read more...]