Category Archives: Real Estate

GivingTuesday Allows Time for Reflection and Donation

GivingTuesday, celebrated on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, was started in 2012 by the 92nd Street Y in New York City, as a way to encourage people to give back in their daily lives – from donating to nonprofits to volunteering at … Continue reading

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Amalfi Estates Steps Up Community Support Through Home Sales

As the holiday season approaches, Amalfi Estates founder Anthony Marguleas and his growing team continue to donate to local charities. “We can all give back, it doesn’t have to be large amounts,” said Marguleas, whose team of 10 agents – … Continue reading

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Matt Damon Exits Pacific Palisades

By BERNICE FOX Special to Circling the News That’s it. Matt Damon is no longer a Palisadian. He’s sold the home in the Upper Riviera that he’s owned since 2012. When Damon put the seven-bedroom, 10-bathroom home on the market … Continue reading

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Palisades Civic League Meets Monday

The Pacific Palisades Civic League will meet via Zoom on Monday, November 22, at 7:30 p.m. because of the current stay-at-home, social distancing edicts. (The meetings are generally held the fourth Monday of each month.) This is a perfect opportunity … Continue reading

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Pacific Palisades Land Use Committee Reviews Controversial House on Ida Street

The Pacific Palisades Land Use Committee, chaired by Howard Robinson, reviewed the disputed house construction on Ida Street in the Marquez Knolls neighborhood. The committee presented its  final report at its October 28 meeting. According to Robinson, the nearly four-story tall … Continue reading

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Actress Hilary Swank’s Palisades Home for Sale

Hilary Swank has a history in Pacific Palisades. Years ago, she was a frequent customer at the beloved Mort’s Deli, a few blocks up Swarthmore Avenue from the one-thousand square-foot house where she lived at the time. Mort’s was where … Continue reading

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Massive Venice Housing Project, Opposed by Community, Goes to City Council’s PLUM Committee

The Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) and the Venice Land Use Planning Committee (LUPC) have rejected the proposed Reese-Davidson Project. The project would include 140 units of permanent supportive housing project, located on 2.6 acres and listed at four different addresses: … Continue reading

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Palisades Civic League Meets Today

The Pacific Palisades Civic League will meet via Zoom on Monday, September 27, at 7:30 p.m. because of the current stay-at-home, social distancing edicts. (The meetings are generally held the fourth Monday of each month.) This is a perfect opportunity … Continue reading

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American Legion Hall (Built in 1965) to Undergo a Major Renovation

  Starting on Monday, September 27, the venerable American Legion Hall on La Cruz Drive will undergo a six-month renovation. Anyone needing to reach someone at Post 283 can still call (310) 454-0527. The three officers — Kevin Niles (adjutant), … Continue reading

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It’s Official, Seven Arrows Elementary Purchases Aldersgate

Seven Arrows Elementary, a private kindergarten through sixth grade school, has purchased the Aldersgate Retreat Center on Haverford in Pacific Palisades, it was announced on August 24. The school had secured a rental agreement for the 2020-2021 school year. In … Continue reading

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