Explore Pacific Palisades with Anthony Marguleas

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The residential crowd is made up of…

Predominantly families with kids and the rest are middle-aged couples, retirees, and young professionals.

 

The community vibe is…

Close-knit and pretty casual. Local restaurant Mayberry’s was named as an ode to the Andy Griffith Show (small town America).

 

 The lifestyle offered is…

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Active and laid-back, the community enjoys local access to hiking trails, and the beach is close by, so there is ample opportunity for biking, surfing, and paddle boarding.

 

The most popular building type you’ll find is… 

A Cape Cod-style home.

 

The average home price is…

$3.2 million

 

The area’s greatest highlight is…

The Palisades Village, where people can walk into town, visit the farmers’ market, eat at local restaurants, and enjoy a hometown feel.

                                    

The best spot to dine casually is…

Beech Street Café

 

The best spot to dine fancily is…

We do not have too many fancy restaurants as the Palisades is pretty casual. Close by in Malibu is Mastro’s.

 

The best spot to dine with a large group…

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Casa Nostra in the Highlands

 

The best spot to find entertainment…

There are currently not a lot of night spots or entertainment in the Palisades, but Rick Caruso, who built the Grove and numerous other popular shopping centers, just closed escrow on a 3.17-acre commercial property comprising most of Swarthmore Avenue. He is planning on putting in a movie theater and either a Trader Joe’s or a Whole Foods, along with many other family-friendly attractions. The development will be a huge boost to home values in the area.

 

The best spots to go shopping are…

Elyse Walker and Boca and Boca Man

 

The best spot to meet new people is…

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The farmers’ market, which takes place every Sunday morning until 12:30pm, is a great place to meet new people.

 

The best spots to soak in a beach view are…

At any of the three main bluffs: the Via De La Paz Bluffs, the El Medio Bluffs, or the Huntington Bluffs. All have great ocean views.

 

The best spots to host a large social gathering are…

There are three main beach clubs that are great for hosting events, though all require you to a member or have a member host you. They are Jonathan Club, Bel Air Bay Club, and The Beach Club.

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