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Real Estate Agent - California Lifestyle Realty - DRE# 1780607
Kathy Schowe 760.333.8886 SchoweProperties.com
Last August we had a torrential rain here in the valley.  Many homes were flooded and destroyed, some had minor damage, but they were calling it the 100 -Year Flood... so it wouldn't happen again any time soon, RIGHT?   September 8th, last Monday, it happened again.  Over 3 inches fell in 1 hour,...
Although most sellers employ an agent to help them sell, many buyers do not.  Buyers often times go directly to the listing agent because they think that they will get a better deal.  But, many times, this is not the case.  Buyers need their own representation to make sure their interests are pro...
With storms on the horizon, we could all use some tips for driving in hazardous conditions!  Hopefully we have had our fill of flooding for one summer!   Phoenix, Arizona again is feeling the effects of bad rain storms spawned from Tropical Storm, Odile. These Tips are critical. Many Drivers have...
Summer in La Quinta   The most frequently asked question we get, as full-time desert dwellers, is "What is it like to live in La Quinta in the summer?" Frankly... I love it.  The pace is slower in La Quinta in the summer.  Fewer golfers go by,  less traffic, no reservations needed at restaurants,...
Real Italian Deli is the REAL DEAL!   The Real Italian Deli in Palm Desert is the REAL DEAL!  We were excited to discover this hidden gem in the heart of Palm Desert! We stopped in for lunch and ordered a couple of Italian sandwiches... delicious! Serving up handmade Italian sandwiches, salads, a...
The Wine Bar is Moving in Old Town La Quinta   The Wine Bar in Old Town La Quinta is moving across the street after many years in the same location!  Saturday July 26th is the last day it will be open until it re-opens Labor Day weekend as The Wine Bar Bistro in it's new location on Avenida La Fo...
"The more the heart is nourished with happiness, the more it is insatiable."  ~ Gabrielle Roy   Original artwork created on iPad with Paper by 53 app & Pencil. Find more K. Schowe designs on Etsy.com.  K. Schowe original Artwork available in a variety of sizes and dimensions on gallery wrapped c...
ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK CANCELLED ( or was it?)     Orange is the New Black is one of my favorite shows on television and NETFLIX.  Created by Jenji Kohan, the mastermind behind the hit show WEEDS.  Orange is the New Black is based on the true memoirs of Piper Kerman, Orange is the New Black:  My...
JUST SOLD AT LA QUINTA COUNTRY CLUB!   How would you like to have this view? My clients are thrilled with their new home at La Quinta Country Club.  The views from their patio are spectacular, and the pool is just a few steps away! Isn't it time to find your place here? Come live the desert life!...
SOLD- LA QUINTA COVE HOME!     Happy to announce that my La Quinta Cove listing on Avenida Alvarado closed escrow on Friday... a few days early! We received an all cash offer, just $5,000 under asking.  Both buyer and seller are pleased! Are you ready to sell your La Quinta home? Give me a call a...

Kathy Schowe

La Quinta, California 760-333-8886
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