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By Robert Vegas Bob Swetz
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 Hearst Castle - ActiveRain 2016 Photography Contest Robert Vegas Bob Swetz has been to the Hearst Castle 4 different times on tours taking photographs and videos, and it is such an amazing place to visit.The photograph above is the main pool at the Hearst Castle and there are a total of 3 pools,...

By Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Realtor Top 1%, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(RE/MAX Gold)
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Since we were in the area anyway, what the hey, it seemed like a good idea to plan a trip to La Casa Grande, otherwise known as the main house at Hearst Castle in San Simeon. We grabbed a quick breakfast at The Oaks Hotel in Paso Robles and headed downtown to shop at a few stores before driving 4...

By Regina P. Brown, M.B.A., Broker, Instructor
(MBA Broker Consultants)
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Neighborhoods with high rates of ownership are more stable, have less crime and better schools.  Why?  Because home owners CARE.  They have a vested interest in their community.Important things you can do to take care of your new home include: Regular preventive maintenance to avoid things from b...

By Robert Vegas Bob Swetz
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 What a Beautiful World we live in 4-16-2016 Here is a wonderful photograph that I took at Hearst Castle in California several years ago with a Nikon D-90 and a wide angle lens.Beauty is in the eyes of the beholder and not all beauty comes from nature. The architecture inside and out of the Hears...

By Regina P. Brown, M.B.A., Broker, Instructor
(MBA Broker Consultants)
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Remember that your home is also an asset.  It’s real property which can appreciate (go up in value) and also depreciate (go down in value).However, you should not view your home as an investment.  In other words, if the value increases, do not, and I repeat DO NOT, refinance or get a HELOC loan t...
  I am not in the mood ... I have a Headache on Valentines Day Several years ago when I was visiting the beaches of California, several of us ran into this funny scene along the beach.As you view the very beginning of this short video you can see that the male seal is really looking for some acti...

By Regina P. Brown, M.B.A., Broker, Instructor
(MBA Broker Consultants)
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Another source of mortgage lending is a non-profit organization.  Especially in metro areas, there are funding sources through HUD-approved counseling agencies.  Visit www.NACA.com to find out about a national non-profit agency called NACA (Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America) which is...

By Regina P. Brown, M.B.A., Broker, Instructor
(MBA Broker Consultants)
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Question from Careful Home Buyers Dear Regina, My husband and I put our offer in for a short sale $10,000 below its [list price]. The [list price] of the house is $60,000; we offered $50,000. I wrote a very detailed letter with my offer that included pictures of the leaking ceiling. The owner acc...

By Mac VanDuzer
(BROKER ASSOCIATE, SAND SHELL REALTY)
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              San Simeon, California Real Estate   Looking for an ocean view vacation home?  Want to live within minutes of the famous Hearst Castle?  With over twenty years experience specializing in real estate along the Central Coast … I can help you!   Call me, Mac VanDuzer, and let's talk! (...
Friday, March 16, 2012 Do you Love Real Estate, History & Buildings? HEARST CASTLE California ... (Must See)   I had the privilege of visiting the HEARST CASTLE in 2011, and what a fascinating place to visit. There were 2 different tours I went on that were split into 2 different days. Now with a...

By Robert Vegas Bob Swetz
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Thursday, March 15, 2012 "Good Night" from The Hearst Castle in California   Hearst Castle California - San Simeon - Video By Robert (Vegas ... ► 3:11► 3:11 www.youtube.com/watch?v=pdlqY-vMdkoFeb 16, 2011 - 3 min - Uploaded by swetz777 Hearst Castle California - San Simeon - Video By Robert (Vega...

By Sherry Peckhoon Sim, Broker/Owner, Covering the Beautiful Central Coast
(Sims & Company)
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Relive Hollywood heydays of the 1920s and 1930s at the Hearst Castle for one star-studded night during the "Hollywood to Hearst Castle" event on Friday, March 9, 2012. This is held, as part of the San Luis Obispo International Film Festival (SLOIFF), where the VIP event includes an historic movi...

By Regina P. Brown, M.B.A., Broker, Instructor
(MBA Broker Consultants)
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My friend Susan wasn't actively working in Real Estate last year, so when her license came up for renewal, she didn't take her continuing ed courses. So then she was going to have to pay additional penalties to renew her license.  Therefore, Susan's license lapsed and she ignored the DRE letters....
Indoor Pool at "Hearst Castle" in California by Robert Swetz 2011 The Hearst Castle in California has one of the most beautiful outdoor pools in the country, but take a look at this indoor pool. And could you imagine "skinny-dipping" with your loved one in this pool ... WOW! Hearst Castle - Cali...

By Robert Vegas Bob Swetz
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Photograph taken by Robert Swetz 2-11-2011   I have driven by the gate of the "Hearst Castle" on Hwy 1 in California for over 35 years now and today was the first time I drove in through the gate of the "Hearst Castle". I can not believe in all these years I have never been inside the Castle. Th...
"Friday Funnies" Vegas Bob talking with the Seals on the Pacific Coast ... ;o)   Well I couldn't finish out my week without my "Friday Funnies" post and here it is ... After my tour of (The Hearst Castle) I sighted some Seals lying around the rocks by the beach around 10 miles north of Morro Bay ...

By Sherry Peckhoon Sim, Broker/Owner, Covering the Beautiful Central Coast
(Sims & Company)
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If you have not seen an elephant seal up close, check out these majestic creatures at the Piedras Blancas Elephant Seal Rookery located on California highway 1 at the southern end of Big Sur on the California coast, twelve miles north of Cambria and four miles north of the entrance to the Hearst...

By Abraham Chaffin, Cambria Real Estate
(Sand Shell Realty)
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Beautiful San Simeon California is located 5 minutes from Hearst Castle on scenic Hwy 1.Hearst Castle is a historic tourist attraction deeded to the State of California and tours run daily on buses that will drive you up to this amazing piece of San Simeon real estate. It was built by William Ran...

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