About Laura Pardini

Laura Pardini has built her real estate practice predicated on integrity, determination and expertise in the industry. Her strength lies in her passion for design, architecture, and her ability to focus in on her clients’ needs to locate their dream homes or to sell existing properties. Contact Laura.

Tips to Buying a Home Without Overpaying

The ongoing recovery of the housing market has meant many homes that are put up for sale are receiving multiple offers. Over at the Wall St. Journal (via Realtor Magazine), a few best practices are outlined in how to win a bidding war without overpaying.     Here's the list: Don't lowball an offer Set [...]

Tips to Buying a Home Without Overpaying2013-08-09T00:49:29+00:00

Southern California Home Prices Surged by 28% in June

The Southern California housing market sizzled in June, as a new report reveals home prices spiked by a whopping 28% as compared to a year earlier. That gain was more than what occurred in any month during last decade's housing bubble, according to the Los Angeles Times. The median price of a Southland home came [...]

Southern California Home Prices Surged by 28% in June2013-08-09T00:53:38+00:00

Unit in Sierra Towers in West Hollywood Hits the Market

9255 Doheny Rd. #1406, West Hollywood, Ca. Now is your chance to own a unit in the luxurious Sierra Towers in West Hollywood. It's not just any unit, either. This 1,672 square-foot condo is being featured on the upcoming season of Million Dollar Listing on Bravo. Nestled on the southeast corner of the [...]

Unit in Sierra Towers in West Hollywood Hits the Market2013-07-18T13:31:23+00:00

The Latest “Big Three” of L.A. Real Estate Brings Big Prices

This home in Pacific Palisades sold for $8.251 million last week. (MLS photo) Few do a better job of tracking the big-ticket home sales in Los Angeles than the folks over at CurbedLA. Their latest piece features what it describes as “the three biggest L.A. home sales of the past week,” which starts [...]

The Latest “Big Three” of L.A. Real Estate Brings Big Prices2013-08-09T00:53:33+00:00

Report: L.A. Home Prices Jumped by 16.6% in April

A closely-monitored index that tracks home prices in the 20 largest U.S. cities showed prices increased in April by 10.9% from the previous year—which is the largest year-over-year increase since April 2006. Things were even better in Los Angeles. According to an L.A. Times analysis of the Standard & Poor's Case/Shiller index, home prices in [...]

Report: L.A. Home Prices Jumped by 16.6% in April2013-08-09T00:53:25+00:00

Rupert Murdoch Buys Bel Air Vineyard for $29.5 Million

Business Insider photo Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has purchased the historic 16-acre Moraga Vineyard Estate in Bel Air. Dubbed one of Los Angeles's “rare trophy properties” by the Los Angeles Times, Moraga was listed for $29.5 million but a final purchase price was not revealed. Murdoch owns an array of media properties under [...]

Rupert Murdoch Buys Bel Air Vineyard for $29.5 Million2013-05-15T15:47:41+00:00

Katy Perry Hollywood Hills Home Hits the Market for $6.925 Million

Singer Katy Perry is selling this Hollywood Hills home for $6.925 million. (MLS photo) Now Katy Perry Hollywood Hills home is listed at $6.925 million you can purchase the Hollywood Hills home owned by singer Katy Perry and former husband Russell Brand, the Zillow Blog reports. The home, built in 1921, was recently listed [...]

Katy Perry Hollywood Hills Home Hits the Market for $6.925 Million2013-05-07T04:42:18+00:00

Celebrity Real Estate: Foyt Asking $29.95 Million, Simpsons Sell

Home of Victoria Foyt for sale.(Don Lewis photo) There were a couple of notable developments in celebrity real estate --author and actress Victoria Foyt put her longtime Westside home on the market for $29.95 million, while the parents of Jessica and Ashlee Simpson sold their home in Encino for $3.5 million. Foyt, whose [...]

Celebrity Real Estate: Foyt Asking $29.95 Million, Simpsons Sell2013-05-02T15:35:12+00:00

Christina Aguilera Coming to Mulholland Estates

Christina Aguilera's new home in Mulholland Estates. (MLS photo) Mulholland Estates near Beverly Hills has a new celebrity resident—Christina Aguilera. The pop music diva reportedly wrapped up the purchase of a $10 million home in the gated community, which is also home to the likes of Charlie Sheen and Paris Hilton. According to [...]

Christina Aguilera Coming to Mulholland Estates2013-04-16T22:25:02+00:00