The La Jolla Real Estate Brokers Association (REBA) is partnering with the La Jolla Kiwanis Club and the La Jolla Village Merchants Association on the 5th annual Pillage the Village event, 3-5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013. The event, in which Village merchants give out treats to children on Halloween afternoon, has grown into a tradition over the last couple of years on a par with the annual Holiday Open House. Participating merchants will display orange and black balloons at their entrances.
Americans are quite familiar with the names of billionaire Warren Buffett, one of the world’s richest men, and his investment company, Berkshire Hathaway. Now, the Berkshire Hathaway name will be even more visible in San Diego County, and throughout Southern California and the central coast, as it will be found on “for sale” signs on luxury properties.
Murfey Construction, Inc. gets right to the point with their recent Pacific Beach groundbreaking for a 21-unit, high-end, mixed-use urban apartment complex in the Crown Point neighborhood. The Point at Ingraham, a three-story 35,000-square-foot project, will feature nine two-bedroom apartments, 11 one-bedroom apartments and one studio. Amenities will include solar electricity, air conditioning, washers and dryers, a gas range and tankless water heaters.
Monica Leschick has joined Prudential California Realty to work in the La Jolla real estate office with Team Chodorow.
HomeServices of America, Inc. and Brookfield Asset Management have partnered to introduce Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, a new franchise brand that joins the existing brands and affiliate networks, including Prudential Real Estate nationwide.
Realtor Michelle Serafini of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage La Jolla has been nominated to serve as the director for the San Diego Association of Realtors. Currently, Serafini serves as vice-chair for the SDAR’s Global Real Estate Council that provides educational and networking opportunities, develops international business, encourages cultural diversity, and supports international real estate business [...]
Southern California home sales shot up from March to February amid the usual surge in late-winter shopping, but the gain over a year earlier was modest. Sales of $500,000-plus homes, though a bit lower than last year, jumped 36 percent from February, helping to lift the region’s overall median sale price to a six-month high — and to about where it was in March 2011, a real estate information service reported.
Permits submitted to city’s Development Services Office Nov. 28-Dec.2
Bob Andrews of the La Jolla Willis Allen office is this year’s recipient of the prestigious McNaught-Davis/Knox Award for the La Jolla Brokers’ Association (REBA).
Applications submitted to the city’s Development Services office Nov. 21-25: