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If you are in the market to buy a home in Redondo Beach, Hermosa Beach or Manhattan Beach, here’s why it is important to understand micro markets.

The Multiple Listing Service (MLS) divides the 3 Beach Cities into 17 discrete geographical areas. This is done for a very practical reason: the pricing may differ dramatically for similar homes even within the same city depending on location.

Most real estate search sites simply display all the listings in a market either by price (high-low), days on market or other criteria that you can then filter and refine on your own.

You can do that with the search results here also, but what you will find in the curated searches on this site are pre-set results by physical or virtual micro markets.

Physical micro markets are the 17 delineated MLS areas.

Virtual micro markets are specific search criteria such as new construction or 4 bedroom homes - what you often think of as filters, that determine price and value.

On most market reports and other real estate sites, the median price of homes in a neighborhood or the average price per sq ft is usually expressed as one blended number. However, certain sub segments of that market such as new construction or view properties might perform much differently. For example, in the Beach Cities, properties that are further west are generally more expensive. The same house in the Manhattan Beach Hill Section will sell for more than in East Manhattan.

Additionally you only find certain property types in specific micro markets. Tall & Skinny SFRs are found in the Redondo Beach Golden Hills but not in the El Nido neighborhood.

The search results here will open in a separate window. Some display the most expensive first and some the least, but it is easy to re-sort or just vew the newest listings.


Great schools, jobs, freeway access, weather, beach proximity, restaurants, shopping, movie theaters and more, Redondo Beach has something for everyone.


Hermosa Beach

Great for sunbathing, volleyball, surfing, paddle boarding, biking, kayaking, rollerblading, skateboarding, other fun beach activities and general people watching. 


Manhattan Beach

One of the most desirable places to live in coastal LA County.

Homes are also quite expensive, even by SoCal CA standards. 

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