Palos Verdes Peninsula – City of Rancho Palos Verdes

Palos Verdes Peninsula – City of  Rancho Palos Verdes


Palos Verdes Peninsula’s last city to incorporate was Rancho Palos Verdes on September 7, 1973. It has 7.5 miles of coastline and 12.3 square miles of land.  It is considered to be the largest city on the Peninsula.  In 2014, the US Census count was 42,726.

This large city is the home to 16 parks, college, elementary & intermediate schools, 2 resorts with golf courses, historic chapels, museums, a lighthouse & 10 nature reserves. In the following blogs we will cover the amenities of the city and visit the locations listed above.

Recently in the consumer research website, it ranked Rancho Palos Verdes as one of the top 100 places in the U.S. for retirees, according to a release from the site. The study looked at 1,662 cities nationwide and Rancho Palos Verdes came in at No. 96 on the list, which took into account various factors that include health care costs, weather and nearby restaurants and amenities.

To read my last article on Palos Verdes Peninsula – Rolling Hills click here.

Photo courtesy of Terranea Resort in Rancho Palos Verdes.



Palos Verdes Investors Dream Home!

Palos Verdes Investors Dream Home!

Verde Ridge Picture

Located in Rancho Palos Verdes, my new listing at 6781 Verde Ridge Road, has panoramic ocean and coastline views, and just came on the market today. This 5 bedroom, 4 bath, almost 2,800 square foot home is listed for only $1,398,000. Walking to the local park, and the elementary school is easy. Enjoy the homes formal living and dining rooms. The house has an extra large 2 car garage, views from almost all rooms, and most bedrooms have walk-in closets.You can also relax in the flat t backyard area where the views go for miles.

If you are interested in seeing this home, it will be on Broker’s Open House today (Tuesday) from 11:00 to 1:00 p.m.