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Malibu is an affluent, beachfront city in northwestern Los Angeles County, California, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 12,645. Malibu consists of a 21-mile strip of prime Pacific coastline. Nicknamed “the ‘Bu” by surfers and locals, the community is famous for its warm, sandy beaches, and for being the home of many Hollywood movie stars and others associated with the entertainment industry. Signs around the city proclaim “27 miles of scenic beauty”, referring to Malibu’s original length of 27 miles before the city was incorporated in 1991.

Most Malibu residents live within a few hundred yards of Pacific Coast Highway (State Route 1), which traverses the city, with some residents living up to a mile away from the beach up narrow canyons, and many more residents of the unincorporated canyon areas identifying Malibu as their hometown. The city is also bounded (more or less) by Topanga Canyon to the East, the Santa Monica Mountains consisting of Agoura Hills, Calabasas, and Woodland Hills to the North, the Pacific Ocean to the South, and Ventura County to the West.

Malibu’s beaches include Surfrider Beach, Zuma Beach, Malibu State Beach, Topanga State Beach, Point Dume State Beach and Dan Blocker Beach; its local parks include Malibu Bluffs Park(formerly Malibu Bluffs State Park), Trancas Canyon Park, Las Flores Creek Park, and Legacy Park, with neighboring parks Malibu Creek State Park, Leo Carrillo State Beach and Park,Point Mugu State Park, and the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, and neighboring state beach Robert H. Meyer Memorial State Beach,that was once part of Old Malibu (before Malibu became a city), and better known as pristine beaches, El Pescador, La Piedra and El Matador.

Carbon Beach, Paradise Cove, Escondido Beach, Surfrider Beach, Broad Beach, Pirate’s Cove, Westward Beach, Zuma Beach, and Trancas are places along the coast in Malibu. Point Dume forms the northern end of the Santa Monica Bay, and Point Dume Headlands Park affords a vista of stretching to the Palos Verdes Peninsula and Santa Catalina Island.

Like all California beaches, Malibu beaches are technically public land below the mean high tide line. Many large public beaches (Zuma Beach, Surfrider Beach) are easy to access, but such access is sometimes limited in some of the smaller and more remote beaches. Some Malibu beaches are private, such as Paradise Cove, which charges an entrance fee to keep the crowds at bay.Although access to most all Malibu beaches can be obtained after a bit of a walk, the issue of expanded public access is continuously addressed and debated by the City. Many Malibu homeowners favor limited public access expansions to some beaches, claiming that many visitors are less likely than residents to respect the beaches or private property.

  1. 7 beds, 10 baths
    Home size: 15,500 sq ft
    Lot size: 3.40 ac
    Year built: 2018
    Days on market: 126
  2. 5 beds, 11 baths
    Home size: 7,083 sq ft
    Lot size: 4.10 ac
    Year built: 1980
    Days on market: 356
  3. 4 beds, 5 baths
    Lot size: 24,732 sqft
    Year built: 1960
    Days on market: 133
  4. 6 beds, 8 baths
    Home size: 11,085 sq ft
    Lot size: 39.22 ac
    Year built: 2018
    Days on market: 132
  5. 5 beds, 6 baths
    Home size: 3,857 sq ft
    Lot size: 12,897 sqft
    Year built: 1988
    Days on market: 291
  6. 5 beds, 7 baths
    Home size: 5,937 sq ft
    Lot size: 32,925 sqft
    Year built: 1980
    Days on market: 15
  7. 8 beds, 11 baths
    Lot size: 4.05 ac
    Year built: 2016
    Days on market: 351
  8. 4 beds, 7 baths
    Home size: 3,566 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,238 sqft
    Year built: 0
    Days on market: 20
  9. 10 beds, 12 baths
    Home size: 18,075 sq ft
    Lot size: 4.29 ac
    Year built: 2002
    Days on market: 132
  10. 4 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 4,000 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,502 sqft
    Year built: 2018
    Days on market: 11
  11. 7 beds, 13 baths
    Home size: 10,000 sq ft
    Lot size: 4.94 ac
    Year built: 1949
    Days on market: 330
  12. 6 beds, 7 baths
    Lot size: 1.01 ac
    Year built: 1949
    Days on market: 151
  13. 0 beds, 0 bath
    Home size: 11,000 sq ft
    Lot size: 6.74 ac
    Year built: 1991
    Days on market: 1
  14. 4 beds, 5 baths
    Lot size: 15,278 sqft
    Year built: 1974
    Days on market: 62
  15. 4 beds, 5 baths
    Lot size: 11,740 sqft
    Year built: 1927
    Days on market: 359
  16. 5 beds, 10 baths
    Home size: 11,605 sq ft
    Lot size: 6.74 ac
    Year built: 0
    Days on market: 21
  17. 5 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 3,192 sq ft
    Lot size: 8,361 sqft
    Year built: 1965
    Days on market: 103
  18. 4 beds, 5 baths
    Home size: 3,927 sq ft
    Lot size: 5,934 sqft
    Year built: 0
    Days on market: 133
  19. 7 beds, 8 baths
    Lot size: 20.00 ac
    Year built: 2018
    Days on market: 370
  20. 5 beds, 7 baths
    Home size: 7,725 sq ft
    Lot size: 4.22 ac
    Year built: 1996
    Days on market: 375
  21. 5 beds, 6 baths
    Home size: 6,904 sq ft
    Lot size: 14,367 sqft
    Year built: 1986
    Days on market: 77
  22. 4 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 3,984 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,591 sqft
    Year built: 1930
    Days on market: 173
  23. 3 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 3,004 sq ft
    Lot size: 5.13 ac
    Year built: 1958
    Days on market: 34
  24. 3 beds, 5 baths
    Lot size: 1.41 ac
    Year built: 0
    Days on market: 322
  25. 6 beds, 8 baths
    Home size: 7,948 sq ft
    Lot size: 5.48 ac
    Year built: 1996
    Days on market: 90

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(all data current as of 9/24/2018)

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