June 20th, 2018 at 11:00 am


When investing in your home, there is no question that every square foot of your property is valuable and should be utilized to its fullest capacity–and your backyard is no exception. Living in Southern California means we have virtually no excuse to not maximize our outdoor living space and soak up the sun as the weather heats up. With a few tips and the implementation of new outdoor living trends, you will be eager and ready to spend more time in your backyard this summer and beyond. (more…)

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June 14th, 2018 at 11:00 am


Was the last Southern Colonial-style home you saw in “Gone With the Wind”? Not surprising, since the iconic, boxy, colonnaded genre of architecture is far outnumbered in Southern California by tract, Mid-Century Modern, bungalow, Spanish Colonial, and even Victorian homes. (Perhaps ironic, too, since the Colonial-style mansion of Tara was built and filmed on a Hollywood studio lot.) (more…)

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June 6th, 2018 at 2:00 pm


Congratulations! You’ve finally settled into your first home, enjoying the American dream on a sunny afternoon. You walk out to your mailbox and there, among the shopping flyers and restaurant coupons, is that letter. The one you were expecting but weren’t quite prepared for. The one from the county assessor’s office or tax collector. The one that says you owe XXXX amount of dollars for property taxes. (more…)

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May 24th, 2018 at 11:00 am


The key to creating a happy home is to cultivate a space that truly feels like you. Many homeowners believe that calling their style “eclectic” is a safe catch-all alternative to figuring out what their decorating style is. The truth of the matter is that identifying a specific style, or combination of styles, that speaks to you, will help you create a space that brings you joy and makes your house feel like home. (more…)

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February 14th, 2018 at 2:00 pm


Did you know that Southern California is home to the only two Presidential Libraries on the West Coast?

The Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum is located in Simi Valley and the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum is located in Yorba Linda. (more…)

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