We'll start our April 15 update with today's news. It's about the "battle" that never was.
You would probably agree: There's enough conflict in the world already. Now, what was shaping up to be a battle between oversized Manhattan Beach Strand lots trolling for high-dollar buyers has ended – without a shot being fired.
2722 The Strand was listed for 6 months, always at $28.500M.
When it came to market, it was under-selling the prime lot at 1000 The Strand, a 5000 sqft. corner lot right near the pier, which was listed for $28.900M at the time. 2722 is a true double-plus lot at 6925 sqft., so its land PPSF was even lower.
We announced the "Battle of the Big Strand Lots" in late October 2015, and settled in to see which of these "Titans" would find a…