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A good friend of mine has an 18 year old kitty which she absolutely loves and which has been ready to go into kitty heaven several times. I don't know how many lives this kitty has left, but it can't be that many...if any. The sad thing is that it's doting owner has been loath to leave this kitt...
11/22/2016
A day in the life of a real estate broker can change from day to day depending on what my client load is. And whether I am working with buyers or sellers, or both. But there are certain parts of my day that tend to remain the same.Let's take a week earlier this month when I did the following:1. C...
11/21/2016
The real estate business is like no other where agents work hard for their clients until there is a closing. And at which time the agents gets paid.Real estate agents spend countless hours working not only towards finding a home that the buyer will consider putting an offer on, but also the follo...
11/20/2016
Am I the only one being affected by the shorter days and longer nights? I seem to be working at the oddest hours such as right now when it is 3:37 AM -- and I've been at it for a couple of hours. I had taken some photos for a listing and needed to get them up on the MLS. There is a caravan starti...
11/16/2016
 Clint Eastwood, former Mayor of Carmel-by-the-Sea and who many people think still is, was the Grand Marshal of the city's Centennial Parade today, riding in style on the Wells Fargo stagecoach.Starting the event near the staging ground was local Myles Williams who sang "Misty" from "Play Misty f...
10/29/2016
  The weather could not have been more beautiful today on Carmel Beach for the 56th Annual Sandcastle contest. This is an event sponsored by the local AIA members.The theme is "A Century of Memories" on this, Carmel-by-the-Sea's 100th birthday this month on October 29, 2016.As usual, the judges c...
10/23/2016
Mailing lists are the mainstay of Real Estate Professionals. It's a way for us to stay in touch with past and future clients. However, this list needs to be refreshed and revitalized. Here is what I'm currently doing:Building on my A+ list every day:During the past week, I have started to mail ou...
10/22/2016
  Many years ago, before I was  a "dog person", I was a "cat person". What changed? I moved to Carmel-by-the-Sea and everyone here owns a dog that they take down to Carmel Beach where they, both 2- and 4-legged ones, can roam around freely and become friends with each other.But in my heart of hea...
10/20/2016
 Many years ago, we purchased the Domain Name www.CarmelValleyCalifornia.com.Over the years, I've kept putting interesting information on there for various reasons, most recently because I use it as a "community" website for my real estate business. People can go to the website and find hotels, r...
10/19/2016
 Every morning is different on Carmel Beach. This morning I couldn't walk where the beach meets the ocean because of high waves. So I walked along Scenic Road at the top of the bluff that is lined with beautiful homes on one side, and a fabulous view of the ocean on the other.As I had passed the ...
10/14/2016
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