Southern California Home Buyer & Seller Fair

Don’t miss the third annual Southern California Home Buyer’s Fair! Thousands of potential home buyers are expected to converge the weekend of March 13 and March 14 at the Los Angeles Convention Center for the FREE third annual Southern California Home Buyer’s Fair. The event is sponsored by the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) and the Los Angeles Times. The Southern California Home Buyer’s Fair, open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, March 13, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday, March 14, features more than 50 educational…

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Cash for Clunkers for Appliances

Cash In on Appliance Savings Don’t miss out on your chance to cash in on appliance savings.  The program is expected to begin in California in early spring.  It’s worth keeping an eye on the California Energy Commission’s website for up to the minute announcement. If you are thinking about upgrading appliances, you might want to wait until the Cash for Clunkers for Appliances money is released.  It’s important not to wait for too long though because once the $35.2 million allotment is gone, it’s over. Eligible…

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New Year, New Batteries, New Water Filters

New year, new batteries, new water filters. There are lots of things you can do on New Year’s day.   Consider going for a nature walk, starting (or finishing) a project, park in front of the TV and watch football, etc.  I started a tradition a few years ago that I wanted to share with everyone else. Do things that are time sensitive. What kind of things?  How about changing water filters and batteries?  How many of these need to be changed depends on your circumstances. …

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New Improvements for the New Year

Have you thought about improvements for the New Year? It is the time for resolutions and planning what you are going to do differently from last year.  I just realized a few days ago that not only are we entering  a new year, we’re entering a new decade.  That’s like a new year times 10! However, resolutions are for other people. Some years ago I resolved to stop making resolutions.  January 1 has never seemed to me to be a particularly propitious time to pioneer…

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