Category Archives: LOS ANGELES

Quote For The Day

“The day after tomorrow is the third day of the rest of your life.”  Unknown   Image courtesy of keerati at FreeDigitalPhotos.net

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Sunset Magazine’s Top 15 Iconic Western Homes

It shouldn’t really come as a surprise then that I am a long time subscriber to Sunset Magazine and I am sure this isn’t the first time I’ve shared an article from their web site. You may have figured out by now that I am “in to” mid-century homes, the new wave of prefab homes, good food, cool […]

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Love At First Sight

Most experts agree that when it comes to finding the right home, buyers often make up their minds before they even get to the front porch. Maintaining your homes exterior appearance and adding to the curb appeal can go a long way toward an speedy and successful sale of your home.   Here are a […]

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What Size Down Payment Should You Make?

There are advantages to make an large down payment on your home. There is also a sense of security which comes with having money in reserves. This article from FOX Business offers some advice to help your answer. http://www.foxbusiness.com/personal-finance/2013/08/07/what-size-down-payment-should-make/   Image courtesy of jackthumm at FreeDigitalPhotos.net

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The Sky Is Falling. You should see it!

I can’t say that I have ever been “in to” astronomy, but after seeing the the largest full moon of the year (June 23rd) from an vantage point above the city, I’ve been looking up a bit more. When I read about the Perseid Meteor Shower coming in August I started making plans to be […]

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Summer in the City and it’s FREE!

Summer in Los Angeles adds a lot of potential events to the calendar besides BBQ’s and backyard parties. Here are a few places to check for FREE events around town. Grand Performances – The free summer concert series at the California Plaza, located at 350 S. Grand Ave in downtown Los Angeles continues until August 24th. Bring […]

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Hike – Full Moon Over La Cañada

To Celebrate the Summer Solstice and the longest day of the year last week, on June 21st, I headed up in the hills over La Cañada to enjoy the moonlight and the great views. This is a good open trail, perfect for hiking under the full moon without lamps. Taking the fire road that leads up […]

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