If you were to google “simple staging tips” for your area, you’re bound to find lots and lots of ideas.
However, I’ve found that keeping it simple is usually the best way. Heck if it’s good enough for this guy, shouldn’t you consider some simple tips too? So what do you do if you want to stage your Palos Verdes home for sale in order to get maximum impact and resale price?
Sure the dishes are put away, but are the light fixtures gleaming? Does the refrigerator smell fresh? Did you remove all the incoming mail from that countertop in the corner?
Simple Staging Tips for Palos Verdes Homes
Even on its cleanest day, your house isn’t quite ready for a buyer home showing. To have the most success in selling your home, it’s important that you prep each room in a certain way.
Situated on a large corner lot, this stylishly updated home is Lunada Bay's best buy! With a classic floorplan that lives mostly on one level, the main floor features 3 bedrooms, including a spacious master suite, 2.5 baths, formal living and dining rooms, and a family room adjacent to kitchen overlooking the private rear yard. An additional bedroom suite with full bath is located on the lower level, along with a large storage room and wine cellar. Both the living and family rooms are warmed by rich wood floors and gas fireplaces, and abundant windows create a naturally sunny ambience. Ocean and sunset views can be enjoyed year round, and the rear yard with koi pond provides an ideal spot for a relaxing retreat or easy entertaining. Close to the highly rated Palos Verdes Peninsula schools, picturesque bluffs, and nearby shopping makes this a very walkable neighborhood.
Single level and lowest priced home in the prestigious Island View community! This 4 bedroom, 4 bath home boasts approx. 2,620 sq ft of living space and is situated on a flat lot (approx. 13,354 sq ft). Large driveway with 3 car garage gives this property exceptional curb appeal and an estate feel. With an open and flowing floor plan, this home really has it all! Gourmet kitchen with Brazilian granite stone counters and cherry custom cabinets with abundant counter and storage space. High-end stainless steel Viking appliances consist of cooktop and oven, microwave, dishwasher and refrigerator. Formal dining room just off kitchen with separate breakfast nook area. Family room with Palos Verdes stone fireplace and wet bar with ice maker, sink and custom cabinets. Living room features a fireplace and is a great area to entertain. The home has 8 chandeliers creating a French provincial setting for your guests to enjoy. Spacious master suite with fireplace, walk-in closets and bathroom with spa tub, separate shower and dual-sink vanity. French doors open to a rear yard that is a delight. Meticulously cared for flower beds in front & rear yard create a captivating and peaceful sanctuary. It's a short walk to Del Cerro and tons of hiking and walking trails throughout the peninsula. The Island View community also features private tennis courts that you won’t want to miss!
Located at the top of the hill at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac street, you’ll find this custom light and bright, one level home with open floorplan and spectacular views. This 5 bed, 3 ½ bath home provides room for casual living & formal entertaining. Abundant windows and sliding glass doors accentuate the stunning panoramic views. Exquisite gourmet kitchen with large island, 48” Wolf range, two Sub-Zero refrigerators, triple-well farm sink, warming drawer, exotic granite countertops, plenty of storage, raised ceiling, view, and access to patio and entertaining areas. Enjoy the tranquility of the outdoors as you take in the view of Santa Monica bay, evening city lights, and surrounding mountains. Numerous palms give the lush private back patio and yard a peaceful feel that’s great for relaxation and entertaining. Lower yard fruit trees include avocado, lemon, and tangerine. Large master suite has a great view, updated bath and plenty of closet space. Office/5th bedroom has custom built-in wrap-around desktop and spectacular views. Great room is perfect for game room or entertainment. Other features include solid hardwood floors, beautiful custom front door, A/C, double-pane Pella windows, sliding glass doors, laundry room with sink, front patio with water fountain, 3-car garage with lots of attic storage, circular driveway with lots of parking, back yard borders Rolling Hills open land. Just up the street from PV walking trails and park, and minutes from beaches and shops.
Original home on quiet cul-de-sac. Ready for updating into a dream home with great views of canyons, city and mountains. Circular driveway and large 3 car garage. Room for orchard + opportunities to develop/terrace hillside to enhance yard dramatically. Split floor plan with three bedrooms and two baths on the southern end + master suite at the northern end. Gracious living room and dining room with sliders bring the indoors and outdoors together. This home is located at the end of a quiet street with easy access to Crest and Portuguese Bend Road. This is a great opportunity to buy an entry level Rolling Hills home and update and customize it to meet your family's needs! Rolling Hills is a private, gated community on the Palos Verdes Peninsula with a peaceful, rural atmosphere that has easy access to shopping, entertainment and quick access to LAX and major freeways.
MID CENTURY MODERN WITH PANORAMIC VIEWS!Stunning Mid-Century Modern home with panoramic 270 degree coastline, harbor and city views. Privately situated in the Palos Verdes hilltops, this residence was recently professionally redesigned. Smooth Santa Barbara stucco, natural stone and cedar siding deliver a polished exterior. Inside you are greeted by an open floorplan ideal for both entertaining and causal living. This location maximizes the exceptional views from the master suite, great room and kitchen, living and dining rooms and home office. The kitchen has everything a chef needs - stainless steel appliances, including double full size ovens, 5 burner stove, custom made cabinetry and a large Carrera marble/butcher's block island. Entertain alfresco with the outdoor custom built pizza oven and adjacent dining area with more spectacular views. Afterwards, enjoy a swim in your private pool and relax, all on a peaceful estate sized lot of approximately 30,000 square ft.
California Living at its best. This turnkey home is located in lovely Malaga Cove and has a Queen's Necklace view. Whether you are looking for a full time residence or a part time vacation home . . . look no further. You have all the benefits of beach living without the traffic, noise, or congestion. There is a plethora of restaurants, from casual beach fare to fine dining. Are you a home chef? This is the kitchen for you, with top end appliances and set up perfectly. What a great place to entertain. There is a great flow from room to room. The patio area is a wonderful place to have your morning coffee and just relax. The flooring is travertine and cherrywood. The cabinets are alder wood. The home was remodeled completely in 2012 and shows like a new home. This was done with taste and not a quick flip grade remodel. No matter what your activity of choice is . . . golf, biking, horseback riding, surfing, paddle boarding, boating, or taking a stroll on the beach. . . it is all close by. Schools are fantastic and if you prefer private, there is Chadwick. This is a must-see.
Wonderful family home in the gorgeous Lunada Bay area of Palos Verdes Estates! This 2-story home sits high on the hill with beautiful peek-a-boo views of the ocean and the gorgeous, lush neighborhood surrounding it. On a quiet street, you’ll have plenty of space on a spacious 10,950 sq ft lot with a pool and spa in the backyard … perfect for lounging on warm summer days. Inside the home, you’ll enjoy beautiful hardwood flooring and large windows that are flooded with tons of natural light. Breathe in fresh air and lovely scenery from the living room balcony, or watch the sun dip into the ocean from the master balcony at a higher elevation. The spacious master boasts a large, en-suite bath with two sinks and a tub with jets. The 3 secondary bedrooms sit on the main level with the family room and kitchen. Live near Los Verdes Golf Course, beautiful walking trails, and award-winning schools!
Come home to this beautiful 1-story Sea Breeze Community home on a quiet cul-de-sac. The entry has a crystal chandelier and stone floors which lead the length of the home to the large open kitchen and family room. There are 3 fire places: living room ,master bedroom sitting area and family room. High ceilings, recessed lights, lush carpets, granite counters, loads of storage, a colorfully landscaped garden are just a few of the many features that grace this home. The master has a lovely sitting area, a huge walk in closet room and a bath with two vanities, separate tub and shower and high ceilings. The second and third bedrooms share a Jack and Jill bathroom with separate vanities. All bedrooms have new carpet. The kitchen features a huge granite topped island and a separate breakfast nook and plenty of counter space. The adjacent family room has a large built in flat screen TV and built-in storage. There are two garages; one-car and two-car loaded with storage space. Located close to schools, shopping, hiking trails, parks and golf.
Fantastic Cape Cod on all usable flat lot. This custom home was the ultimate family residence for a prominent Real estate Broker. The five bedroom three bath home has a great floor plan with the best in family living. The kitchen is well equipped with stainless steal appliances ,granite counters and sub zero, All bedrooms are oversized, Baths are remodeled, master suit with big his/her walk in closet, views of Catalina, grand balcony over looking the fabulous back yard pool and spa. The home has marble and hardwood floors, custom European fireplaces, a bar for entertaining with a oversized three car garage with tons of storage and plenty of parking. New interior/exterior paint, freshly professionally landscaped.
Charming Lunada Bay home with ocean & sunset view & great curb appeal. Serene courtyard leads to the spectacular entry with high beamed ceilings. Large living room with fireplace, & wood floors. Formal dining room. Bright kitchen with breakfast nook overlooking the sparkling pool & yard. Cozy family room with built in & fireplace. Two bedrooms downstairs & three upstairs. Luxurious master bedroom has expansive ocean view & fireplace. Attached three car garage.
Beautiful Valmonte home on one of the most storybook streets in all of Valmonte. This home is full of sunlight streaming through the skylights, french windows and doors, vaulted, tongue and groove ceilings in the great room and dining areas bring an openness to the home like no other! Gourmet kitchen with center island, gas stove, appliance garage, loads and loads of storage, subzero refrigerator, darling breakfast nook with built ins, and inside laundry room. All bedrooms are good size and have built-ins. The backyard is an entertainer’s delight with gorgeous pool and spa, fire pit with wrap around sitting. Homes with this character and quality rarely come to market - don’t miss it!!
$200,000 Price Reduction! Sellers are looking for a quick sale! Welcome to this warm and inviting estate home, in the desirable community of Rolling Hills Estates! This beautiful home has a dramatic entrance with cobble stoned circular driveway surrounded by lush landscaping. This quality appointed home, extensively remodeled in 2002, is situated on a 23,157 sq. ft. lot featuring approximately 3,501 sq. ft of spacious living space with four bedrooms and four and half baths. Extensively remodeled with meticulous craftsmanship, this special home offers a wonderful mix of comfort and luxury. The formal entry opens to the living and dining areas featuring custom wood moldings, recessed lighting and distressed hardwood flooring. The open and spacious kitchen and family rooms boast granite counters, stainless steel appliances (all new 2016), custom maple cabinets, heated travertine flooring and a beautiful stone fireplace that is enjoyed from both areas. The French doors with disappearing screens lead to a huge deck with heated pool, spa, stone waterfall, barbeque and outdoor kitchen, sound system, flat screen TV, gazebo and cozy fire pit. It is truly an extension of the home from all areas. The Master Suite is a luxurious and relaxing retreat featuring its own balcony overlooking the pool, pastoral, downtown LA, city light and snow capped mountain views. Fantastic Dog Run!
This beautiful remodeled and ready to move in custom built house, with 4 bedrooms and 3 and 1/2 baths on 15,000 sqft of usable and private lot is located on a Cul-De-Sac and one of the most prestigious streets of Palos Verdes Estates. This gorgeous 3561 sqft ONE LEVEL Mediterranean style home with 3 car garage, is fully upgraded With a floor plan that opens to a beautiful lanai in the back with wood posts and trellis that leads to a charming wooden gazebo at the pool and spa area. The sun room makes the living space 4000 sqft. Gourmet kitchen with central island, is the chef's delight. The grand master suite has 2 walk-in closets and retreat area. Master bathroom with a Jacuzzi tub and shower has access to the pool area. 2 of the bedrooms share a jack & Jill bathroom and there is a 3rd full bath with double sinks. Powder room and laundry room are conveniently located in the house. The fabulous floor plan makes this house very comfortable and desirable for both living and entertaining. The bonus feature of this great house, is a spacious sun room that is not included in the sqft, but adds about 400 sqft to the living space.
The moment you walk into this beautifully remodeled contemporary 4 bedroom, 5 bath, 4,570 sf home located in the prestigious tree lined Montemalaga neighborhood, you'll know you are home. The “Great Room” is redefined in the spacious 1st floor living area, featuring an open plan with an abundance of light with floor to ceiling windows and doors, creating an incredibly bright and airy home to enjoy with your family and to entertain your guests. Recessed lighting and hardwood floors throughout, gourmet kitchen has Subzero side by side refrigerator and freezer, 6 burner stove. Spacious master suite has balcony, fireplace, and luxurious marble bathroom with large tub and separate dual shower. Another bedroom has its own full bath and has sliding doors to back yard - perfect for guest room or second master suite. Since 2013, major upgrades include new 3 zone heating and air conditioning, dual pane windows and doors, tile roofing, painted interior and exterior in 2016, and too many other upgrades to mention. Conveniently located close to shopping centers, restaurants and great award winning schools. Ready for move in to enjoy the Palos Verdes Estates lifestyle.
Beautifully landscaped with private courtyard entry. Completely rebuilt in 2001. Great city light, harbour, and mountain views. A fabulous master suite with a large master bath, huge walk in closet, and beautiful view from the master bedroom. The great room includes a gourmet kitchen with breakfast area opening to patio and garden. Beautiful formal dining room, and living room with home entertainment system. All rooms are light, bright and with windows to enhance the views. There is a separate family room/office with fireplace. The garage is the ultimate finished garage.
MAJESTICALLY SITUATED ON TOP OF THE HILL TO ENJOY THE SWEEPING OCEAN VIEW! STUNNING PANORAMIC VIEW HOME LOCATED ON A PALM TREE LINED STREET IN BEAUTIFUL MONACO area of RPV. A DIFFERENT EXTRAORDINARY SUNSET VIEW EVERY DAY!! THIS 4 BED+ DEN ( CAN BE USED AS 5TH BR. HOME FEATURES EXPANSIVE VIEWS FROM CATALINA TO MALIBU. FROM ALMOST EVERY ROOM IN THE HOME. FABULOUS FLOOR PLAN WITH ALL THE LIVING AREAS ON THE FIRST FLOOR WHICH INCLUDES A LARGE, ELEGANT LIVING ROOM, FORMAL DINING ROOM, RELAXING FAMILY ROOM W/FIREPLACE, SEPARATE LIBRARY AND KITCHEN W/GRANITE COUNTERS, STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES AND A BREAKFAST NOOK. BEAUTIFUL MARBLE FLOORS AND CUSTOM STAIR RAILS LEAD YOU TO A PRIVATE SUITE ON THE SECOND LEVEL.THE THIRD LEVEL HAS A LOVELY LANDING WITH 3 OTHER BEDROOMS. MASTER SUITE WITH A LUXURIOUSE BATH AND A SITTING AREA TO ENJOY THE BREATHTAKING VIEW. THE LOWER LEVEL CONTAINS THE HUGE 3-CAR GARAGE WITH A SPACIOUS STORAGE AREA, WHICH CAN ALSO BE USED AS A RECREATION ROOM. GREAT POTENTIAL. PRICED TO SELL.
Located in the charming Monte Malaga community of PVE w/ 5 bdrm/6ba. Almost completely rebuilt in 1996. Lovely City, coastline, ocean, and downtown LA views! Great curb appeal w/ colorful rose garden, professional landscaping and a circular driveway that provides ample parking. The living room has custom tray ceilings with a fireplace and built-in window seat. The great room is the center of gathering and entertaining. It has a large gourmet kitchen, a warm brick fireplace and opens up to the huge patio in the backyard. Just around the corner of the great room is the spacious dining room with a beautiful chandelier, and a private study is on the other end.The master suite has his & her closets on each side, a bidet, and a separate Jacuzzi tub/shower. Every bedroom has their own bath. You’ll be delightfully surprised as you go upstairs to see how big the bonus room is that was built 2010. It can be used for multiple purposes such as a guest suite, in-law quarters, or media room; it has a kitchenette, bathroom, custom cabinetry, Murphy bed and a huge walk-in storage rm. Addt'l features include central air, pocket doors, custom cabinetry, wooden shutters, recessed lighting, and hardwood floors.The low maintenance backyard is very private and offers a perfect space for entertaining. It has a built-in BBQ, huge trellis, and great views.This home is within walking distance to MonteMalaga Elementary, is one of the best! Is this the home that you have been waiting for? Price to sell!
BUILD YOUR DREAM HOME OR RENOVATE THIS CLASSIC ONE LEVEL ROLLING HILLS RANCH HOUSE. ORIGINAL RANCH WITH 3 BEDROOMS AND THREE BATHROOMS. KITCHEN UPDATED IN THE LATE 1980's. NEW WINDOWS AND SLIDING DOOR IN PART OF THE HOME AND NEW FLOORING IN OTHER AREAS. HOME RECENTLY REPAINTED AND ALWAYS WELL MAINTAINED WITH NEWER ROOF AND FURNACE. FAMILY ROOM AND LIVING ROOM FEATURE LARGE FIREPLACES WITH HEARTHS. FAMILY ROOM OPENS TO A WIDE BRICK VERANDA THAT FACES A BEAUTIFUL CITY LIGHT, MOUNTAIN, DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES AND SOME HARBOR OCEAN VIEWS. LOT FEATURES TWO LEVEL PADS AND CURRENT HOME CAN BE EXPANDED. LOCATED IN THE PRIVATE CITY OF ROLLING HILLS WITH ACCESS TO 50 MILES OF TRAILS, TWO WELL MAINTAINED RIDING RINGS AND THREE COMMUNITY TENNIS COURTS WITH PICNIC AREA. PRIVACY AND NATURE SURROUND YOU! CLOSE TO THE EASTFIELD GATE AND FREEWAYS TO DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES. QUIET AND PEACEFUL.
Beautiful Italian Style Villa that boasts SPECTACULAR OCEAN & CATALINA VIEWS. This spacious one level is situated on a LARGE LOT in the highly desirable Monaco neighborhood. Turnkey floor plan with upgrades that include newly upgraded kitchen and bathrooms. Two fireplaces in living room and family room. Huge entertaining rear yard with sparkling pool & spa and fire pit. Fabulous location in walking distance to Golden Cove Plaza and just minutes to Terranea Resort, Los Verdes Golf Course, parks, walking trails and award-winning schools.
WHAT A BEAUTIFUL ONE-LEVEL SEA BREEZE COMMUNITY! Wonderful view of Catalina Island! Elegantly decorated large entry with high ceiling which lead to the large open kitchen and family room. The very spacious kitchen features a huge granite topped island, breakfast nook and customized curtains throughout entire home. Spacious family room for entertaining and family living. The luxurious master suite has huge walk-in closet with lovely sitting area and a bath with two vanities, separate tub and shower. French door leads you to the beautiful and tranquil backyard where costumed built swimming pool & water fall. Second & third bedroom shares Jack & Jill bathroom with separate vanities. There are two garages; one-car and two-car loaded with lots storage space. Located close to hiking trails, parks and golf. MUST TO SEE TO APPRECIATED!
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Why do we love living here and being owners of Palos Verdes Homes? I've been a resident of Palos Verdes since 1968 attending 6th grade, graduating from Palos Verdes High School, graduating from UCLA and then coming back to Palos Verdes Estates to begin my real estate career in 1980. Talking with thousands of people and many hundreds of clients has confirmed for me what I've always known about owning any of the many fine Palos Verdes homes. We appreciate our strong school district ranked in the top 100 of all districts in these United States, we love our clean ocean breeze swept air, we love our approximate 70+ miles of hiking and equestrian trails, we love our quiet, peaceful, safe cities and bedroom communities and we love the strong sense of neighborhood that exist in the many varied neighborhoods here in Palos Verdes. From Palos Verdes ocean view homes in Palos Verdes Estates to the ranchos in Rolling Hills, there really is something for everyone. And, as "boring" as we might be, we have some great restaurants, and entertainment centers too. I can't wait to talk with you more about our many different communities. Meanwhile feel welcome to explore this website and if you own one of the many Palos Verdes homes and want an estimate of Palos Verdes home values, you will see a tab here to engage a few widgets to check and balance. Use the contact blue buttons to get a hold of me today