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Real Estate Agent - HOM Sotheby's Intl Realty, 949-510-2395 - DRE# 01494165
A Southern California Coastal agent's perspective on real estate and other things that interest me! Based in Laguna Beach, Real Estate is my passion.
Savor Santa Ana Thursday February 12, 2015 5-9pm  Downtown Santa Ana   Downtown Santa Ana (DTSA) is hosting a Foodie Event tonight, February 12th. Savor Santa Ana is a culinary treat. Each ticket, priced at $10, gives you 5 tasting sized plate of food from Santa Ana's best restaurants.  Tickets ...
JOAN RIVERS HOME FOR SALE FOR 28 MILLION DOLLARS   Joan Rivers' Penthouse home in New York City has been listed for sale by her daughter for $28 Million. The Penthouse located in the Upper East Side of New York boasts 11 rooms and over 5100 sq.ft.    The condo is located in a 1903 limestone mansi...
Now that winter is over, at least in Southern California, thought turns to sun and sand...or in this case Surf and Sand Hotel. As a Lagunite from way back, I have been a Surf and Sand aficionado my entire adult life. Look at the view above and it's clear why that is. But it's not just the table ...
Just Listed Ladera Ranch February 2015    Ladera Ranch, California is a quiet community built near Mission Viejo. Each area of Ladera Ranch has it's own unique architectural style. Ladera Ranch has many different living options from apartments, condos, townhouses and cottages....all the way up to...
That Cup Of Joe Is Increasing Your Home's Value   The neighborhood coffee shop has long been a staple of small town America. With the birth of Starbucks, it's not become a chic local gathering place. Anyone, who's ANYONE, spends at least some of their time staring at their laptop with a Cafe Latt...
Willow Creek Trail, Lake Arrowhead | Grab Your Jeep, ATV or Bike   As the winter starts to fade in Lake Arrowhead, California my thought shifts to my favorite time in the mountains...spring and summer. No better way to celebrate than a drive through the trails on my jeep. Willow Creek Trail is on...
Old Fashioned Candy Store In Laguna Niguel | Powell's Sweet Shoppe   I first learned of Powell's Sweet Shoppe in San Luis Obispo when my daughter was in school at Cal Poly. My first visit to see her included a nice tour of the city and she was so excited to show me Powell's Sweet Shoppe. Last Chr...
Live Oak Canyon | Great Day Hike Near Rancho Santa Margarita Yesterday was a beautiful day for a hike. I love to access the miles of local trails near Rancho Santa Margarita, California. It's so close and easy to get to. Live Oak Canyon was my destination yesterday morning.   I parked my car on C...
  Is there anything cuter than a puppy? No, of course not! Budweiser has the best marketing group I've ever seen. This commercial is no exception.  Think about it...and what we can learn from this. They are selling beer...BEER! There is nothing sweet or tender about beer. Their competitors' comm...
Did you take advantage of a loan modification? The Federal Government's Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP) provided close to half a million homeowners relief on their mortgages in 2010. These modifications were fixed for the first 5 years and this year these consumers will see the first ...

Karen Fiddler, Broker/Realtor

Laguna Beach & Lake Arrowhead, CA (949)510-2395
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