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Reyes Adobe Event is Back in Agoura Hills

Reyes Adobe Event is Back in Agoura Hills

The Reyes Adobe Event is back in Agoura Hills and is running from October 10th-12th in Agoura Hills, CA To find all of the details visit their site at http://www.reyesadobedays.org Here is a link to the photos I took at the Reyes Adobe Days Parade this morning....

Buyer Optimism Mixed with Caution

Buyer Optimism Mixed with Caution

Confidence Drives the Market Latest reports are that buyers are more optimistic about the housing market than they have been in some time.  Actually I would say from an "on the street" perspective, that buyers are more concerned about jumping onto the housing train...

When Can I Water My Lawn?

When Can I Water My Lawn?

Adjusting to the Drought The new conversations between neighbors within the Las Virgenes Municipal Water District are "When can I water my lawn?" If you live in Agoura Hills, Westlake Village, Calabasas, Hidden Hills or any of the immediate surrounding areas you must...

2014 Conejo Concerts in the Park Series

2014 Conejo Concerts in the Park Series

Tribute Bands Bring a Big Crowd The Conejo Recreation and Park District's 2014 Summer Concerts in the Park series came to a closing on Labor Day Monday with a rousing performance by top Led Zeppelin tribute band, Led Zepagain.  Held at the Conejo Community Park in...

Should You Have A Revocable Trust?

Should You Have A Revocable Trust?

 Does Your Client Need a Revocable Trust? By Tracy Craig Every so often, a client will come in and announce that he or she needs a revocable trust. Typically the request stems from something the client has read in a book or article, or perhaps advice from a...

Future Home Insulation Materials

Future Home Insulation Materials

There are many types of insulation that have been historically used in our homes. The factors affecting the type and amount of insulation to be used in a building include the local climate, installation method, durability and cost. The future home insulation materials...

California Real Estate Continues to Improve

Let's talk about california real estate and how the market seems to moving in a very healthy direction. I'll start with some basic numbers so you can talk about them at your next party... 1) In January 2009, 69.5 percent of all homes sold in California were distressed...

Oak Park Planning Committee Says No

Oak Park Planning Committee Says No

Planning Committee to Stick Around The Oak Park Recreation and Park Planning Committee decided with a 4-1 vote against being dissolved as per a recommendation by the Rancho Simi Recreation & Park District.  The Oak Park planning committee represents the interests...

Government’s Shutdown Affecting Loans

Government’s Shutdown Affecting Loans

During the federal government's temporary shutdown loan processors across the nation are finding the need to adopt revised policies in order to move loans forward through to the closing. Since the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is closed they have suspended...