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Real Estate Agent - Karen Parsons-Fiddler, Broker 949-510-2395 - DRE# 01494165
A Southern California Coastal agent's perspective on real estate and other things that interest me! Based in Laguna Beach, Real Estate is my passion.
RECENT BLOG POSTS
Crazy has come to Southern California. The lack of water, the threat of the lack of water, the use of water....we're all bonkers.Last week I had a run-in with a neighbor of a home I was showing. I was not the listing agent, but I did call her immediately.As my client and I walked up the front wal...
07/05/2015
I'm a history buff...so the 4th of July does annoy me a little. Forget the fact that the annual "man on the street" interviews that there are people in this country who have NO idea what we're celebrating...it's the actual history of the date that bugs me.Did you know that the Declaration of Inde...
07/05/2015
I haven't heard so much about change since the 2008 Presidential Election. Hope and Change is alive and well at Active Rain. While we're putting our wish list together Bob Stewart I have an idea. I know that there are little gremlins inside our computers and phones which tell websites/apps where ...
07/05/2015
The 2008 real estate crash was devastating to so many people. As part of the real estate community, we were on the front lines watching the sadness as homes were lost to short sales and foreclosures. Sometimes these losses were due to rising interest rates on bad loans, but sometimes it was due t...
07/05/2015
 The 4th of July has always been my favorite holiday of the year. When I was little it involved spending the day at the beach, dinner at my grandma's house and then walking back down to the beach to watch the fireworks. As an adult, we watched fireworks on the boat at Lake Arrowhead with my hubby...
07/04/2015
I just had a frustrating conversation with Sprint! A bit of "who's on first." I have a Air Rave Cell Booster at my cabin because I can't get cell coverage here any other way. I work in Lake Arrowhead and have a home office here, I need cell coverage. I was given the Air Rave when I called to canc...
07/03/2015
Technology Saved The Deal For My Buyer I read a post by one of my favorite bloggers today, Alan May. Alan talked about how a woman accused of a crime was caught because her fit bit contradicted her story about her where abouts. Technology will keep us honest.It reminded me of a recent experience ...
07/03/2015
This is Mighty Viejo, aka dad. He calls himself Mighty Viejo because he has a healthy dose of self confidence. As a natural born athlete, he dominated for almost 30 years on the 2-man sand Volleyball courts of Southern California beaches. Most of it was skill, a bit of smack and a lot of strategy...
06/21/2015
I Hate The Thought Of Talking To A Real Estate AgentI overheard this statement in line at the grocery store the other day. Wow...I understand. There is a general fear of talking to a "salesperson" of any kind. As if someone who works in sales is a mesmerizers who can trick someone into buying som...
06/21/2015
Lake Arrowhead California is a beautiful mountain community. Located less than 2 hours from Los Angeles and Orange County, it makes a perfect weekend get-away....or full time living. You might find that renting the home part time will allow your Lake Arrowhead, California vacation home pay for it...
06/20/2015
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