MB Market Update: 8/15/14

Monday, August 18th, 2014

There was a time when the Manhattan Beach Open was threatened. It has come roaring back, with top-flight participation, and that's how it should be.

For more on yesterday's final, and the record-breaking 7th final title by Keri Walsh Jennings, see DigMB's coverage here.

The most wins ever was on the men's side, with 8 by Karch Kiraly. Watch out next year... (Photo: AVP/Robert Beck.)

Back in local real estate, it's time for one of our twice-monthly updates on market activity, with updated spreadsheets on inventory and sales.

Here's the quick overview on active inventory (click here for the list as of 8/15):

  • 71 active listings as of 8/15/14 (+6 from 7/31/14, +10 from 7/15)
  • 59 SFRs
  • 12 THs

See the MB Dashboard for up-to-the-minute data.


Recent Blog Posts

Sunday Opens (8/17/14)

Posted by Dave Fratello on Saturday, August 16th, 2014 at 5:05pm.

First things first, we want to thank readers who asked a variation on, "Was that 'Deals That Don't…

Big New Numbers in El Porto

Posted by Dave Fratello on Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 at 5:55pm.

El Porto has always been a little different. It wasn't even part of Manhattan Beach until we annexed…

Deals That Don't Stick

Posted by Dave Fratello on Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 7:06am.

It's not possible to call this a trend, but we have noticed that several escrows have flopped…

Sunday Opens (8/10/14)

Posted by Dave Fratello on Sunday, August 10th, 2014 at 8:43am.

Two things that just would not happen in Manhattan Beach: Shark Week on our beach (a.k.a., "Fin…

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Based on information from California Regional Multiple Listing Service, Inc. as of August 20th, 2014 at 1:43am PDT. This information is for your personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties you may be interested in purchasing. Display of MLS data is usually deemed reliable but is NOT guaranteed accurate by the MLS. Buyers are responsible for verifying the accuracy of all information and should investigate the data themselves or retain appropriate professionals. Information from sources other than the Listing Agent may have been included in the MLS data. Unless otherwise specified in writing, Broker/Agent has not and will not verify any information obtained from other sources. The Broker/Agent providing the information contained herein may or may not have been the Listing and/or Selling Agent.