My BLOG contains items of interest, which includes text and photos that relate to the real estate industry in North San Diego County. Most photos are taken in cities from Del Mar to San Marcos and Carlsbad to Temecula.
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San Marcos Rock, Blues and BBQ Festival 2011 Presented by the City of San Marcos and Allen's Wrench Walnut Grove Park 1950 Sycamore, San Marcos CA Saturday, June 11 2011 12-8pm $10 presale, $15 door under 10yrs $5 . This year's Rock, Blues and BBQ event will include: Not...
Last week FHA mortgage insurance premiums increased for all loans processed after April 18th . FHA loan borrowers who are putting less than 5% down will have a monthly mortgage insurance premium of 1.15% FHA borrowers who are putting 5% or more down will have a 1.10% factor for mortgage in...
Save the date and visit the Museum and Heritage Park Sunday May 1st, 2011 Last year the San Marcos Historical Society was the lucky recipient of an Arts & Culture Grant sponsored by the City of San Marcos. The grant funded a 28 picture photo history exhibit entitled “San Marcos – A Well Rou...
Opportunity Increasing water rates and decreasing water availability in Southern California creates a wonderful opportunity. The opportunity to expand our thoughts on what types of flora to display in our yards that are much less dependant on supplemental watering. I have several Aeoniums in...
Here in Southern California there are many, many (too many) green lawns that require a very high volume of water. It's nice to see that there are some homeowners out there changing their yard landscapes to include drought tolerant plants. I snapped this photo early this morning of a Califo...
Here in North San Diego County, we can grow a wide variety of beautiful flowers but the tulip has always been a challenge for us. We planted several bulbs years ago and they all leaf out great in the spring but never seem to produce flowers. That is until this year.
This is such a serious topic and must be shared with everyone. I know that there are times when asbestos items in homes are simply left alone but when there are asbestos air dusts such as these, the issue definitely needs to be addressed.Asbestos in your home- Escondido, CA If your home was buil...
Community comes together to help paint San Marcos Middle School Our Kiwanis One Day event this year was a great success. Our project this year was to help out one of our local middle schools by painting the exterior of their very bland gym with the school colors. The awesome organizer of this ...
Cassidy's Books in San Marcos With "big box" book stores and digital media, there are VERY few small book stores left. I know that there are still many people out there that enjoy reading an actual book. If you are one of those people that enjoys books, new and old, be sure to ta...