November’s Fantastic Home Discounts

It’s hard to believe the holidays are almost upon us; it seems like just yesterday that my kids started the first day of their Fall school term. Where does time go? The fiscal fourth/holiday quarter is important not just for traditional retailers such as Target or Macy*s, but also for home and interior showrooms. This is the opportunity for interiors showrooms to pull out all the stops in order to make their sales plans by the end of the year. Hence, November becomes a key

A Little Piece of Land by the Sea

When I think about beach real estate, the word that immediately comes to mind is Expensive. Having grown up near the ocean in Southern California, I know that my unfiltered, knee-jerk reaction is correct. Having also lived in San Francisco, Chicago, and Manhattan (and endured 60-degree summer days and minus 10-degree winter days), I also know that the exorbitant cost of coastal real estate in the state of California is --well-- worth it. This is the #goldenstate after all