Passionate. Professional. Principled.

Serving the Palos Verdes Peninsula, San Pedro, Redondo Beach, Torrance & surrounding South Bay cities.

Live South Bay Local isn’t just a real estate brand; it’s a lifestyle brand. Our mission is to ensure that our clients live and love the South Bay, from its sunny skies overhead to the deep roots of our community. No matter your goals, the South Bay life is a life well lived — show us how you envision yours, and we’ll do the rest.

With more than 18 years of combined experience, we’re your team for all things real estate. Highly knowledgeable and communicative, we relate to you in a friendly and reassuring manner, with the same spirit embodied by our beaches and boardwalks. We’re honored to connect with people of all backgrounds to help bring you home to the greatest region in the world. From our extensive professional network to our resourcefulness, there’s nothing we can’t accomplish together. We resist shortcuts while striving for your long-term success with our magic formula of quality, reliability, and principled service. When you thrive, we thrive.

Welcome to the South Bay. There’s no better place to live, work, and play. We love our community, and we love serving you — not just as your local experts and advocates, but as your lifestyle ambassadors.

Meet the Team

CA DRE#01493192

Founder / Realtor®

CA DRE#01493192

Partner / Realtor®

CA DRE#02033671

Realtor®

CA DRE#01499144

C.O.O. at Bayside

 

Certified Transaction Coordinator

 

Certified Transaction Coordinator

CA DRE#01968431

Compliance Manger

 

Creative Director

CA DRE#1834648

Real Estate & Tax Lawyer
Broker-of-Record
Side, Inc. License No. 02014153

 

Business Manager

Hermosa Beach Real Estate

Madeline Dovale

“I recently hired Ms. Yoshiko Oest to lease my townhouse in the South Bay area of Los Angeles and I would certainly hire her again in the future.. She is thorough, patient, and dedicated to providing her client’s with the highest level of professionalism—always considering their best interests even when…
Gardena Real Estate

Ashley Lintao

“Yoshiko is extremely knowledgeable and caring! She keeps your best interests in mind at all times. She truly made buying my first home feel like a breeze through all the stress and other commotions that come with purchasing. My family of seven is forever indebted to her for her kindness,…
Rolling Hills Estates Real Estate

Mike and Dina Amani

“Yoshiko and her team did an amazing job in selling our home last year. They helped us find the right contractors to make repairs and market the property for the highest bid. They followed up with all potential leads and were able to secure a great price for us and…
Santa Clarita Real Estate

Anthony Arellano

Yoshiko Oest was very helpful through the home buying process. She was very kind, knowledgeable and was prompt to answer any questions I had, at any time of day.
Gardena Real Estate

Darrel Hickman

Highly Likely, very, very impressed….a goal-oriented agent who knows the trade-in working with clients. She was amazing working with the multiple buyers and buyer’s agent. Yoshiko set a new record in selling a property in less than two weeks while always keeping my interest in mind.  I have referred Yoshika…
San Pedro Real Estate

Chi Zhao

I cannot find enough words to describe how lucky I was to have worked with Yoshiko on purchasing my first home. Her and her team was there for me every step of the way and answered me promptly every time I had a question — and I had a lot….
Hermosa Beach Real Estate

Doug and Nikki Mark

I didn’t know them before, but Yoshiko and her partner took my house from getting zero bites and being taken off market, to selling for just about asking during the tough Christmas period. They were thorough, friendly, smart and aggressive and had a great network. You won’t be sorry!
Playa Del Rey Real Estate

John Pugliese

Yoshiko came in to represent the sale of my home after it was on the market for over 8 months previously and got it sold in about 3 weeks. They were a pleasure to work with, committed, always available, knowledgeable, and professional. Thank you both once again.
Rolling Hills Estates Real Estate

Mark and Josephine Chu

Yoshiko recently sold our home in Rolling Hills Estates. Their whole team were such a pleasure to work with. They were very quick, efficient and professional. They instructed us on the best ways to show our home and it paid off. We ended up selling our home the same day…
Torrance Real Estate

Peter Cepeda

Outstanding, superb, very knowledgeable, very professional, and very savvy. I was very fortunate to have met them. My house sold at a good premium because of them. I strongly recommend them and’ urge you to reach out to them as the ultimate and best agents to get the job done.
Brentwood Real Estate

Robert Baloh

Yoshiko and her team are absolutely the best.  They previously helped me find a new home at the beach and have now sold my old home in Brentwood.  They took care of everything and the escrow closed in 12 days.  The process was very smooth with little if any stress. …
Torrance Real Estate

Tracy and Tracie Cacatian

Working with Russ and his team was one of the best experiences we’ve ever had. The transition was very seamless and making a record-breaking deal in North Torrance. If you’re looking for someone to represent you, make sure to get in touch with Russ. 

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