Have you searched through all of the Santa Monica MLS listings and still haven't found the Santa Monica home that is right for you? If so, you're in the right place.
What is a pocket listing? It's a unlisted property that's for sale, but the home is not marketed through the multiple listing service nor distributed to any of the popular real estate search websites such as Zillow, Realtor.com, and trulia. It is a sale that goes silent and unseen to the publics eye.
Owners typically sell their properties as pocket listings in popular communities within Santa Monica where there is a lot of buyers and a great demand for inventory. Santa Monica homeowners will also attempt to sell their property with a real estate agent as a pocket listing to test their home out with potential buyers without making the full commitment to officially listing their property.
Santa Monica has a good percentage of unlisted properties that exchange hands every year. If you're serious about buying in Santa Monica. It is imperative to know of the great off the market (Not on the MLS) opportunities.