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February 7th, 2014 at 6:39 pm

Sometimes a kitchen can make or break a home sale. Not these. Here are some of our top kitchen picks that perfectly personify the Southern California lifestyle.

bel air1. Modern: Clean, simple and uncluttered. This Bel Air estate is extremely private and features clean, crisp lines, grand scale museum-like spaces, soaring ceilings, natural light and dramatic views from every room. (more…)

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February 7th, 2014 at 6:39 pm

Happy New Year! If 2014 is the year you are planning on buying a home, we we have 14 tips to make the home buying process a little easier.

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Before You Look
1. Get Pre-approved: Getting pre-approved will not only help determine what you can afford, it will also help when you are ready to make an offer.
2. Get professional help: Use an experienced agent, who will have your best interests at heart and who can help in the negotiating process.
3. Don’t try to time the market: Trying to anticipate the housing market is nearly impossible. The best time for you is when you’ve found your dream house in a price you can afford.
4. Get to know the neighborhood: This is the fun part! Get to know the area. Where the shops are, drive through the streets, look at the schools, even if you don’t have kids.
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February 7th, 2014 at 6:39 pm

January is a great month to enjoy all that Southern California has to offer. Here are our top picks for things to do in January.
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Carlsbad Marathon
Head to Carlsbad on January 19 to run or cheer on runners along the coast in the annual Carlsbad Marathon, San Digeo’s oldest marathon. There will be a kids marathon mile as well as a health and lifestyle expo. Live bands at each mile marker help set the pace and speed runners on their way. (more…)

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February 7th, 2014 at 6:38 pm

photo courtesy of famouswonders.com

photo courtesy of famouswonders.com

Known for its welcoming laid back culture and endless beach days, Encinitas was recently named as one of the World’s Coolest Surf Towns by Travel and Leisure magazine. Ask any North County local and they wouldn’t be surprised. From the world-famous Swami’s beach to the chill nightlife, Encinitas has it all.  Next time you are in Encinitas, try one of these: (more…)

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February 7th, 2014 at 6:38 pm

It may not snow in Southern California, but that doesn’t mean we can’t appreciate the warmth and elegance of a fireplace. In recent years, home buyers have noticed fireplaces are becoming the design focus in many rooms and with new technological advances it’s now possible to do more now than ever before. Some of the latest trends include:

31240 Beach View Estates Drive, Malibu, CA

31240 Beach View Estates Drive, Malibu, CA

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