Great Ocean View Home

This ocean view home is up Latigo Canyon 4 minutes from the beach. I looked at this home for some clients. Charles Kuiper, a local contractor, joined me. This is a diamond in the rough. I see the potential. CB listing just over 1 Million.



For sale on the beach

For sale on the beach is this home in Malibu. It has not been on the market for 27 years and is a tri-level home with a ceiling height that cannot be duplicated by current beach front height limitations. Though the records show that the property has only one bedroom it actually measures 3218 square feet (as per tax records) and has 3 levels of living space. A good designer will be able to create a stunning residence for the future buyer. Located in Malibu on La Costa Beach which is West of Dukes restaurant and south of Carbon Beach in Malibu where the Malibu pier is located. A rare find well worth the $8.5 Million it is listed at by Prudential Malibu Realty.

Malibu Celebrity Beach Retreat

This Malibu celebrity beach retreat for sale is on Malibu’s widest and longest stretches of beach has never been on the market before. Built-to-suit by it’s owners, the Cape Cod mini estate was built to entertain close friends in an intimate setting.

As you enter through an tall gate built with privacy in mind, you walk along a shaded path to the side of the garage. Above this garage is a large guest house with pitched ceilings, brick fireplace, country kitchen, a spacious bath and a large ocean view  deck. Just beyond the garage with room for an extra long limo,  is a garden with a fountain and ample area to entertain family and friends.

As you enter the residence you walk to the living room through Dick Martin’s old office with the kitchen and dining area to the left.  The living room has intimate seating and a fireplace.  Beyond it,  you step out to the beach front patio with lounges and tables for dining outdoors, followed by a walkway between succulent covered sand dunes, and the beach beyond.

The upstairs is solely dedicated to a masters suite with an elevator access to the beach. Listed by Phil Bailey & Melanie Berlind and Co-listed with B. Hayward at Coldwell Banker.

Ultimate Bluff Estate Site In Malibu


Cliffside view

This ultimate bluff estate site in Malibu is the best view I have seen in Malibu. A client had asked me to take some additional photos. It will come up for standard auction not a foreclosure action soon. Opening bid is $9.55 Million. The land is 59,563 sqft with 200 feet of bluff. The house needs to be remodeled, if not constructed new, but this view is worth the time and effort. Listed by WEA.

Auction site for Malibu Properties

This auction site for Malibu Properties is easy to register for. I was looking for a property for a client, and while searching, I came upon this website.  is a site where you can actually bid online for some properties or go to the address posted on the site where the auction will take place. Here is a link to a property posting in the Point Dume Club.

Unless properties are owned by the lender and are offered for sale after the foreclosure, you will have to have cash or a cashier’s check. On this particular unit the HOA fees are over $2300 a month equivalent to property taxes on a $2 Million property. When owning a mobile home you generally do not pay property taxes so fees go to the park owners for maintenance, security services, water, sewer etc.

Malibu luxury rental the Sopranos would have loved

Just saw this Malibu luxury lease listed for $50,000 on open house. It is an Italian Villa in the Winding Way area of Malibu with over 9000 sqft of living space that the Sopranos would have chosen as their West Coast residence. Besides the 5 bedrooms and separate large guest house, it has a large wine cellar, plush movie theater, game room, 3 wet bars, huge flat lawn and multi-level outdoor entertainment areas with ocean views. This is a Sotheby listing.

Malibu Rallye celebrating 50th Year of the Corvette

35th Bastille Day Rallye & Lunch honored Marque Chevrolet Corvette in Malibu at the Hull’s Greener Pastures Ranch. Starting at the Grey Stone Mansion in Beverly Hills with final destination in Malibu via Sunset, Topanga, Old Topanga, Encinal, Decker and PCH. The benefits went to the Peterson Automotive Museum.  Also on display Pur Sang Argentina with a 1931 Bugatti Type 51 Grand Prix race car 2.3 liter straight eight, twin overhead cam supercharged engine. This is a replica.


Runyon Canyon

This unusual property was listed today for sale at $3.400,000 in the Hollywood Hills. When it was built it was considered a futuristic home built for the owner by Frank lloyd Wright and his son. It sit on over 4 acres with outstanding city view and horse facility. The home has 3 bedrooms and 3 baths. Listed by Prudential on Sunset.