As much as I like big data sets to illustrate trends, I think anecdotes are just as interesting. That's why I like to see how individual home listings fare over time.
Let's look back at some of the listings discussed in this column in recent weeks and months, and see how they're doing.
PV ocean-view strike-outsThe first group we'll look at is a bit of a disappointment. In late August, I featured three new listings on the Palos Verdes Peninsula, each with ocean views. Each had its charms, and lots of blue to see. However, none has sold yet, nearly four months later.
30379 Camino Porvenir in Rancho Palos Verdes (five bedrooms/four baths, 4,150 square feet) was my clear favorite of the three in the column, titled, "Three sea of blue visions from the…