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  • Market Stats SE TorranceMarket Update for Torrance 90501 – July 2021
    Market Update for Torrance 90501 Let’s talk about the Market Update for Torrance 90501.  How is the single family market selling since May 1, 2021? There have been 20 single family homes sold since May 1, 2021 until now.  Average days on the market was 13 days with an average sales price of $1,104,963.  This only includes the neighborhood of  SouthEast Torrance. There are 4 active listings with asking price of  $984,900 – $1,369,000 with a square foot of 2041 sf.  Check out the stats for this week below. Are you searching for your next […]
  • Rancho Palos VerdesMarket Update for Rancho Palos Verdes 90275 – July 2021
    Market Update for Rancho Palos Verdes 90275 Let’s talk about the Market Update for Rancho Palos Verdes 90275.  How is the single family market selling since May 1, 2021? There have been 107 single family homes sold since  May 1, 2021 until now.  Average days on the market was 22 days with average sales price of $2,064,865. There are 46 active listings with asking prices from $1,350,000 up to $10,800,000 with an average square foot of 3445 sf.  Check out the stats for this week below. Are you searching for your next home in Rancho Palos Verdes […]
  • RB Performing Arts CenterMarket Update for Redondo Beach 90278 – July 2021
    Market Update for Redondo Beach 90278 Let’s talk about the Market Update for Redondo Beach Ca 90278.  How is the single family market selling since May 1, 2021? There have been 57 single family homes sold since May 1, 2021 until now.  Average days on the market was 12 days with average sales price of $1,343,619. There are 13 active listings with asking prices from $999,000 up to $3,289,000 with an average square foot of 1880 sf.  Check out the stats for this week below. Are you searching for your next home in Redondo Beach, Ca 90278? Check out […]
  • Market Stats Lomita 90717Market Stats for Lomita 90717 – June 2021
    Market Update for Lomita Ca 90717 Let’s talk about the Market Update for Lomita Ca 90717.   Homes are selling FAST this year! There have been 34 single family homes sold since April 1, 2021.  Average days on the market was 14 days with average sales price of $918,103. There are 4 active listings with asking prices from $660,000 up to $1,150,000 with an average square foot of 2249 sf.  Check out the stats for this week below. Are you searching for your next home in Lomita, Ca 9077? Check out the active listings below and call me for a […]
  • Redondo Beach 90277Market Stats for Redondo Beach 90277 – June 2021
    Market Update for Redondo Beach Ca 90277 Let’s talk about the Market Update for Redondo Beach Ca 90277.  The South Redondo housing market is HOT! There have been 48 single family homes sold since April 1. 2021. Average days on the market was 18 days with an average sales price of $1,695,000.  There are 12 active listings with asking prices from $1,869,000 up to $16,495,000 with an average square foot of 2948 sf.  Check out the stats for this week below. Are you searching for your next home in Redondo Beach, Ca 90277? Check out the active […]
  • RB Performing Arts CenterMarket Update for Redondo Beach 90278 – May 2021
    Market Update for Redondo Beach 90278 Let’s talk about the Market Update for Redondo Beach Ca 90278.  How is the single family market selling since April 1, 2021? There have been 36 single family homes sold since April 1, 2021 until now.  Average days on the market was 12 days with average sales price of $1,386,111. There are 7 active listings with asking prices from $998,000 up to $2,475,000 with an average square foot of 1695 sf.  Check out the stats for this week below.       Are you searching for your next home in Redondo […]

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Carol knows her business! -- Jan 2021

It was an absolute delight working with Carol in selling our home! She was always available for us and patient in answering all our questions. When our house was  2412 W 239th St, Torrancefinally sold, Carol presenting us with a memory photo album with all the pictures of our house as a gift. What a thoughtful, kind and excellent idea! All realtors should take note of this and learn from Carol! Now we can always look back at the fond memories of our first house that we bought together! Thank you Carol! Phil & Beth Villa

“Carol is very professional and was attentive to our desires for the perfect home.” -- Oct 2014

2418 w Lincoln StFirst – time Buyers … we are Grateful! My husband and I were first time home buyers. Carol helped us understand the intricate process of purchasing a new home. She was always available to answer questions or alleviate any concerns we might have. Carol is very professional and was attentive to our desires for the perfect home. We are grateful for the hard work Carol put in to get us into our new home. Thanks again Carol. You are the best!
Trudy & Roger Anderson

“I will be happy to recommend you to anyone interested in buying or selling a home.” -- Oct 2014

My Sincere Appreciation! Dear Carol, I just wanted to express my sincere appreciation for all you have done in listing and selling my former home. Given all the real estate folks out there, I feel very fortunate to have found someone who is enthusiastic, energetic, knowledgeable, professional, diligent, dependable and genuinely concerned about helping me through the home selling process. I also want to thank you for putting me in contact with another great team of like-minded real estate professionals who have helped me to find a new home in a great location. Who could ask for more? I wish you much success, and I will be happy to recommend you to anyone interested in buying or selling a home.
~ Larry

“We couldn’t have done it without you!” -- Oct 2014

2705 Curtis Ave #A“These past eight or nine months have been so crazy, with the birth of our baby girl to Ed changing job, to the whole emotionally draining process of buying a home. We couldn’t have done it without you, Carol!” “Thank you so much for your hardwork, and even more than hardwork, your emotional support through it all.” “Thank you so much for staying up late to put in offers, for always responding to our messages quickly, for being patient with our often indecisiveness and of course, your must thank your husband for us for his wonderful babysitting that Sunday afternoon!” “We would refer you to anyone looking to buy a home in a heartbeat!”
Dr Ed & Sue Lee

I’m extremely impressed with Carol’s work! -- Aug 2020

Carol Helps Another Family Move to Torrance.jpg2514 nelson #3“I’m extremely impressed with Carol’s work! She is efficient, fast and gets the job done! We would like to thank her for all her hard work! Wonderful person and a future of long term friendship ahead”

Sherri & Don Wright

“Always with a Smile!” -- Jan 2019

Always with a Smile!I would just like to invite Carol Gilles to help you with any needs you might have buying or selling your house. We were very happy when we Always with a Smile!found her . She helped first in selling our Condo in Long Beach and then very helpful in our purchase of a house in Lakewood. Always with a smile! Happy Holidays from the Hopkins

“Carol, Thank you!” -- Oct 2014

2205 Huntington Ln #A“Carol, Thank you! We would like to thank you for helping us find our (beautiful) new home and selling our other property. We really love the old home. It was tough to leave our first home, wonderful neighborhood and friends. This is new beginning for our future. I have attached a copy of the note I will leave in the Huntington Lane home for the new owners. It gives some instruction on the Jacuzzi, heater, and alarm. I hope they enjoy the property as much as we have over the last 8 years.”
~ Maria & Rich Contino

“We liked that you kept us informed on a weekly basis at minimum.” -- Oct 2014

You Were A Godsend! The sale process with you as our agent was truly an easy experience. We liked that you kept us informed on a weekly basis at minimum, we liked that you always returned our phone calls promptly and your were always happy to answer even the silliest of our questions? You were a Godsend and we were glad we had your knowledge and expertise.
Lorie & John Guba

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  • Key Questions To Ask Yourself Before Buying a Home August 2, 2021
    Sometimes it can feel like everyone has advice when it comes to buying a home. While your friends and loved ones may have your best interests in mind, they may also be missing crucial information about today’s housing market that you need to make your best decision. Before you decide whether you’re ready to buy […]
  • Waiting To Buy a Home Could Cost You [INFOGRAPHIC] July 30, 2021
    Some Highlights If you’re thinking of buying a home but wondering if waiting a few years will save you in the long run, think again. The longer the wait, the more you’ll pay, especially when mortgage rates and home prices rise. Even the slightest change in the mortgage rate can have a big impact on […]
  • Home Sellers: There Is an Extra Way To Welcome Home Our Veterans July 29, 2021
    Some veterans are finding it difficult to obtain a home in today’s market. According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR): “Conventional conforming mortgages (mortgages that conform to guidelines set by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac), accounted for 74% of mortgages obtained by homebuyers in May 2021, an increase from about 65% during 2018 through […]
  • 4 Reasons Why the End of Forbearance Will Not Lead to a Wave of Foreclosures July 28, 2021
    With forbearance plans about to come to an end, many are concerned the housing market will experience a wave of foreclosures like what happened after the housing bubble 15 years ago. Here are four reasons why that won’t happen. 1. There are fewer homeowners in trouble this time After the last housing crash, about 9.3 […]
  • A Look at Housing Supply and What It Means for Sellers July 27, 2021
    One of the hottest topics of conversation in today’s real estate market is the shortage of available homes. Simply put, there are many more potential buyers than there are homes for sale. As a seller, you’ve likely heard that low supply is good news for you. It means your house will get more attention, and […]
  • 3 Hot Topics in the Housing Market Right Now July 26, 2021
    If you’re a prospective buyer or seller, it’s important to understand the current real estate market conditions and how they affect you. The Counselors of Real Estate (CRE) just released its Top Ten Issues Affecting Real Estate report. Here are three hot topics from the list and how they impact today’s housing market. Technology Acceleration and […]