April 2013

You’re Going on a Bear Hunt

By | April 14th, 2013|Active Rain, An Agent's Life, Front Page, Inspiration|

  Younger Self   I am a long-time player in the daily real estate game, but I try not to spend too much time looking in the rear-view mirror at the roads I've traveled. I'm simply too busy keeping my business in the lane(s) I'm cruising down at the moment. If I could have a conversation with my younger self it would go something like this: Older Self: Hello Younger Self, (but not too young as I was already the mother of four when bitten by the real estate bug), let's share a hot cup of tea and a long [...]

I Built a Fairy House at the Beach

By | April 12th, 2013|An Agent's Life, Front Page, Palos Verdes|

I am not sure whether my granddaughter's invitation to help her build a fairy house at the beach stemmed from my endless chatter about real estate or whether she thought I was the perfect choice to assist her with this whimsical task, but we had a memorable time. We gathered driftwood, seaweed and lots of flat rocks for flooring and constructed a multi-level abode for several of the little fairies residing in her backpack--no stairs necessary as fairies fly.  :) It's good for the soul to engage in a little make believe every now and then.  Do you see the [...]

Palos Verdes Lifestyle Selected as a Top 100 Real Estate Blog

By | April 12th, 2013|An Agent's Life, Front Page, Palos Verdes, Palos Verdes Luxury Homes|

A overloaded work week almost kept me from opening an email announcing my Palos Verdes Lifestyle Real Estate Blog was selected as one of 100 Real Estate Blogs to Follow in 2013 in a nationwide poll.  Not a bad list to make considering I blog to a very tiny audience compared to many on the list that blog to the entire nation or at least a major city.  Redfin's national blog ranked number one and I eeked into the top 100 at number 96. My Palos Verdes Lifestyle Blog targets a very small area of South Bay Los Angeles--Palos Verdes Estates, Rancho [...]