The Malibu Real Estate Blog
Giving you the low down on the high end.

Point Dume Probate Sale on Boniface at $2,495,000

Deal alert! A Point Dume ranch house at 28841 Boniface has come on the Malibu real estate market today  for $2,495,000! The approx. 1400 sq. ft. original Point Dume home was built in 1957 and sits on a large but narrow lot of little over one acre. The home does carry deeded beach rights to the private beach at Little Dume and is a short distance from... 

Point Dume Home Sells For $2.6m

A Point Dume home has finally been recorded with a sales price at $2.6m. The home, located on Dume Drive, came on the Malibu real estate market a few months back and instantly attracted the attention of dozens of buyers and it had multiple offers almost right away. On caravan, the place was overrun with agents trying to figure out which clients should... 

Buy This Point Dume Home And Skip The Vacations

Is That A Point Dume House or The Four Seasons In Punta Mita? That is a possible response if someone came across pictures of this property in the search results of Google Images. A new listing on Wildlife hit the MLS this week and is asking a record price for a home without any ocean views. It is so over-the-top nice that it’s hard to imagine... 

The Ultimate Address: May’s Landing, Point Dume

Update! Thursday April 24, 2014 Just got word from a reliable source that May’s Landing sold for approx. $13.3m! On Tuesday April 22 the UCLA Board of Reagents open the sealed envelope bids for May’s Landing in San Francisco. The opening bid amount was $9,550,000. Based on my personal showing activity and the number of showings other agents... 

May’s Landing For Sale On Point Dume

May’s Landing on Point Dume has finally come back on the market and it’s one of the greatest building sites along the entire California coastline. May’s Landing is the UCLA owned property located on Cliffiside drive on Point Dume. The previous owner left the estate to UCLA in her will and the 1949 home is still completely original... 

Point Dume Home Closes After Bidding Frenzy

Story time… About 2 months ago I got a call from a buyer looking for Point Dume homes for sale. They were looking up to $3m and I told them that I could likely find something before it hit the MLS and to be ready when I call. I then proceeded to “put the feelers” out and got a good lead on a home on Fernhill. I made a direct call to... 

Howie Mandel Says “Deal” And Sells Malibu H...

Just got off the phone with my title rep. and let me tell you….Howie Mandel is one hell of a deal maker. What else would you expect from the host of “Deal or No Deal”? The best part about this sale was that Howie knew what price he wanted, held out for it, and got it…even if it took over two years. In fact, Howie was so confident... 

Don’t Worry About Being Naked In This Point Dume ...

A new Point Dume listing hit the Malibu real estate market on Thursday. I’ve delayed talking about it until now because, for a few days, I had clients circling it a week before it went public. The home, at 6848 Fernhill, is being offered at $3,349,000 and is a very tastefully-designed contemporary with clean lines, abundant natural light, and expansive... 

Perse Family House For Rent On Point Dume

James Perse has listed his mom’s uber stylish home for rent on Point Dume   The well know fashion minimalist James Perse has placed his mom’s farmhouse style home on the lease market for $25,000 per month. The Point Dume property is not only expansive and private, but also comes with a few “Perse” signature design elements.... 

Several Closings On Point Dume

5 Point Dume Homes For Sale Closed This Month The general word on the street is that the real estate market is slowing down a bit. Partially true. It’s normal for the real estate market to cool down a bit as we head in to fall and even more once we start seeing frozen Turkeys in the fridge. Looking at some data this morning tells a different story,... 

Point Dume Cape Cod Looking For Back Ups

Howie Mandel’s home on Point Dume is arguably one of the nicest Cape Cod’s around and it appears that someone has struck a deal with the deal master himself. The MLS status has now changed to “looking for back ups”…..meaning it’s heading to escrow! The home was designed by Doug Burdge and we’ve written about... 

Point Dume Condo Hits The Malibu Real Estate Market

Want to know what is more rare than a Point Dume ranch house under $2m?……A Point Dume condo where the owner may carry! I handled the most recent sale of a Point Dume condo and did it before it even hit the market. There is so much demand for them that they generally sell without even getting listed in the MLS. The same day I heard about...