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Won’t You Be Our Neighbor?

We’ve all had one. That one neighbor, who in an instant can devalue your home, the neighbor that scares all the kids on the block, the neighbor that refuses to put up Christmas lights, the neighbor that uses profanity in front of your kids, or can ruin a backyard BBQ in one fail sweep of […]

The Kiwanis Cup

Many people in the El Segundo community have heard about the Kiwanis Club, but most people aren’t aware of what it’s all about. So, what is Kiwanis Club? Each community has different needs, and Kiwanis empowers members to pursue creative ways to serve the needs of children through local service projects and fundraising. We raise money […]

The Value In Community

In a recent article in the LA Times, the Nicol Real Estate Team talks about why El Segundo is such a special community. Not only does El Segundo provide an incredible school district, coastal living and convenient commutes to hundreds of close by corporations, but El Segundo allows real estate buyers to invest in a […]

A Home For The Holidays

    It’s hard to put your finger on what makes the holidays so magical. It’s the sights, the smells, the sounds, all of the above really. But to the  residents of El Segundo, the magic of Christmas is found in one place… Candy Cane Lane. For over 40 years the 1200 block of East […]

Marketing To The Millennial

These days, we hear a lot of gripes about millennial’s. All of us X/Y folk have a lot to say about the up and coming generation. We hang back and take note of their man buns and high wasted jeans. We chuckle about their work ethic and instagram followers. Except here’s the problem… Millennial’s are taking […]

Bye Bye Burlap

Tired of the same old shabby chic looks for fall decorating? Are you wanting to get inspired by something spooky that doesn’t consist of burlap and mason jars? Same guys… same. Here are two places you can find fall inspiration that is fresh, contemporary and not bright orange and black. Sand & Sisal Home […]

Bringing Back The Cul-De-Sac

Cul De Sac Living…… Often over looked when shopping for real estate, is the inherent benefit to living on a cul de sac and/or street similar to a cul de sac. I know for my wife and I, we took this detail into consideration when buying our current home.   We both grew up on streets similar […]

You Get What You Give

For the past ten years, long before we joined forces as residential agents, the Nicol Real Estate team has been working hard to make our community a better place. For us, it’s not just about donating funds, we want the members of our community to know we will put in the time, work and volunteer […]

Why buyers are something to celebrate…

As important as listings are in the residential world of real estate, you can never forget the value found in a buyer. At Nicol Real Estate we owe so much of our industry success to the incredible families, couples and individuals that chose us to represent them in the purchase of their home. Wether it’s […]

What’s New In North Redondo?

Our 2408 Phelan Lane listing is right in the heart of North Redondo Beach, a fantastic pocket of the South Bay that is full of families, great schools and fun new restaurants. Long time client Meredith Raber and her husband Jonathan chose North Redondo Beach as the place to raise their two young boys and […]