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Top "Five" Things to Do & See in the Winter ~ Lake Arrowhead/San Bernardino Mountains - 02/28/10 12:13 PM
Your Lake Arrowhead Realtor would like to share some local Lake Arrowhead Information with you. If you think our San Bernardino mountains and Lake Arrowhead is just for summertime fun, you are wrong. We have activities happening all year, even winter. Here are a couple of ideas: 1. National Forest Association of San Bernardino, spring, summer, fall and WINTER our forest folks always have something exciting to offer. Check it out. 2.Rim Nordic cross county skiing OR regular skiing at one of our local mountain resorts. 3. WildHaven : Their motto is "Preserving wildlife helps heal the human spirit." and it's easy to see (7 comments)
Weather in Lake Arrowhead ~ Four Seasons of Fun - 02/27/10 06:15 PM
Your Lake Arrowhead Realtor would like to share some local Lake Arrowhead Information with you. Lake Arrowhead has four, beautiful seasons. Though they're mild, we still get to enjoy colorful & brilliant falls, snowy winters (like today), bright springs and sunny summers. Check the links below for up-to-the-minute weather and the Live Webcam Lake Arrowhead Weather Lake Arrowhead Webcam
A FEW MINUTES FROM SNOW VALLEY SKI RESORT (6 comments)
Get Your "Curves" at "Curves " and Don't Forget about Their Community Food Drive - 02/26/10 02:22 PM
Your Lake Arrowhead Realtor would like to share some local Lake Arrowhead Information with you. Gotta admit it, my "Curves" disappeared many moons again... but that's another story. From March 1 thru March 31, 2010, Curves will be collecting non perishable items and monetary donations for our local mountain food banks. Our Lake Arrowhead Curves, who have been in business for seven years, have donated approximately six tons of food to local food banks. That's a lot of food for those folks in need. And, for those members who donate a bag of groceries or make a donation of $30.00 during the (3 comments)
Via Charlie & JoAnn Dickinson (RE/MAX Lakeside): RE/MAX Lakeside Lake Arrowhead Real Estate A Great Event is Coming This way!
The California Association of Realtors in participation with The Los Angeles Times Presents, The 2010 Southern California Home Buyer's Fair. Event takes place Saturday, March 13, and Sunday, March 14 at the Los Angeles Convention Center in downtown Los Angeles. The Fair is free to the public. The Southern California Home Buyer's Fair will feature more (4 comments)
AA Meetings in, and around, Lake Arrowhead - 02/23/10 10:22 AM
Your Lake Arrowhead Realtor would like to share some local Lake Arrowhead Information with you. No one really likes to discuss this disease; Alcoholism. So, I will. I think it is extremely important to acknowledge problems or concerns in order to either "help yourself" or perhaps "someone" you love or care about who may be suffering from an addiction. I've written and been published about this topic many times. It's a subject close to my heart. I know the face of "alcoholism." No, I am not an alcoholic, THANK God. I do, however, have several members on both sides of my family tree who are, or (5 comments)
Lake Arrowhead Real Estate Market Report for 2007 '08 '09 - 02/19/10 09:52 AM
Your Lake Arrowhead Realtor would like to share some local Lake Arrowhead Information with you. I thought it would interesting to show you a breakdown on the Real Estate Market here in Lake Arrowhead for '07. '08, '09. It includes median prices, list price vs sold price and days on market. Figures were taken from my local Board, Rim of The World MLS, are deemed reliable but not guanteed. LP= List Price ~ SP= Sold Price ~ LP/SP= List Price to Sold Price Percentage ~ DOM= Days on Market 2007 SOLDS= 299 LP= $459,000 SP= $450,000 LP/SP= 96% DOM= 114
Papoose Lake in Lake Arrowhead ~ Our Tiny dam - 02/17/10 05:57 PM
Your Lake Arrowhead Realtor would like to share some local Lake Arrowhead Information with you. Papoose Lake, on the northeast side of Lake Arrowhead (across from the Arrowhead Lake Association/marina), came about after a study found that Arrowhead Dam could possibly be unsafe if we suffered an earthquake of a 6.5 magnitude or higher. This was brought about after 1971 Sylmar Earthquake, which caused damage to the Van Norman Dam. A seven million dollar bond was passed, paid for by Arrowhead Woods property owners and... here we are today. Read so much more history here.
Via J. Philip Faranda (J. Philip LLC) Westchester County NY: I am often asked by seller clients "what are these people thinking?" when a low offer comes in. I can only speak of what I see in my marketplace (Westchester and other suburban New York counties), and it is easy to answer "they AREN'T thinking," but the real truth is far more complex. At the heart of it all is always self interest, which is the very same reason why sellers want the most they can get themselves. First, a (5 comments)
Mountain Fitness & Weight Loss Spots to Check Out ~ Lake Arrowhead - 02/14/10 09:18 AM
Your Lake Arrowhead Realtor would like to share some local Lake Arrowhead Information with you. I know this is a touchy topic, but I'll walk the tight rope and ask, "Do you want to lose a few lbs?" Got a little too much junk in your truck? Is your muffin top over the top? Do you get out of breath walking to the frig? I really must confess and say YES to all those questions. So I've done a little research (for me) and thought I'd share a couple of places that you may find helpful... in some way or another.
Weight Watchers, (13 comments)
The Mountain Top Hiking Club's Planned Trips for Feb 2010 - 02/11/10 08:50 PM
Your Lake Arrowhead Realtor would like to share some local Lake Arrowhead Information with you. You ALL know how I keep you posted on The Mountain Top Hiking Clubs trips, so I thought I'd tell you about this weekend's plans. And you won't want to miss it because let's face it, the weather is PERFECT after some SOCAL storms we'd had, one after another. Saturday, February 13, 2010: Calico Mountains - Sierra Club - Mojave GroupThis hike is moderate to difficult, 10-11 miles. The club plans to hike from Sunrise Canyon to Mule Canyon. Best to bring your sturdy boots, 2-3 qts. water, (3 comments)
Did you Know this about Lake Arrowhead? A few Tidbits of Local Info - 02/10/10 11:12 AM
Your Lake Arrowhead Realtor would like to share some local Lake Arrowhead Information with you. Lake Arrowhead is located in The San Bernardino National Forest, approx 20 miles from San Bernardino, 90 miles from Los Angeles and 72 miles from Palm Springs. We're tucked amoung some 9,000 plus acres at an altitude of 5,108 feet. Our lake is private and is governed by Arrowhead Lake Association (ALA), with 780 plus acres in capacity and a shoreline of approx 14 miles. Lake's depth (at maximum) is about 185 feet. In order to have the privilege of using our lake, you must own property within certain boundaries (4 comments)
San Bernardino Mountain Road Conditions ~ Mother Nature is at it again - 02/09/10 06:21 AM
Your Lake Arrowhead Realtor would like to share some local Lake Arrowhead Information with you. I think the Groundhog, who recently predicted six more weeks of winter, should be taken out to the wood shed! Anyway, more storms are baring down on Southern California and, at this very moment, so is the SNOW. So if you're planning a ski trip to one of our mountain ski resorts, CHECK ROAD CONDITIONS. Here are the current ones for Highway 18 (Rim of The World Highway): SR 18 [IN THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AREA] CHAINS ARE REQUIRED ON ALL VEHICLES EXCEPT 4-WHEEL-DRIVE VEHICLES WITH SNOW TIRES ON ALL 4 WHEELS FROM 4.4 MI NORTH OF THE JCT OF SR 189 TO 6.7 MI SOUTH OF THE JCT OF SR 38 (SAN BERNARDINO CO) And while you're at it, take a peek at LOCAL WEATHER conditions. BE SAFE. (4 comments)
Five Winter Tips to Keep Your Mountain Home Dry, Warm & Safe ~ Lake Arrowhead - 02/05/10 08:56 PM
Your Lake Arrowhead Realtor would like to share some local Lake Arrowhead Information with you. 1. Change your heater filters regularly. It's easy to forget this little chore, so you may want to mark it on your calendar; every three weeks at least (that's our schedule). This can save you tons of money. 2. Clean out gutters: Leaves and other debris can wreck havoc with your gutters if you don't keep a close eye on them. After each storm (wind and rain), check them out. 3. Shovel or rake away from your home (siding, foundation) any debris that may be lying against it, keeping it (5 comments)
Keep Rim of The World Parks & Recreation Open ~ Vote YES on Measure N - 02/05/10 11:29 AM
We need the communities help! So when you sit down to fill out your VOTING BALLET, please, PLEASE check YES on Measure N. RIM OF THE WORLD PARK & RECREATION has been a wonderful organization that has helped many families on our local mountain. Even I've used their programs (a class I attended way back in 1993 opened the world of writing to me). For 3 cents a day, we can save our Rim of the World Parks & Rec. Read all about it from the link below. PLEASE! Ballots will be mailed in March and must be mailed in by april 6, 2010. KEEP RIM OPEN
Via Charlottesville Real Estate - Your Trusted Broker Charles McDonald (RE/MAX Assured Properties - No one sells more Real Estate): The answer is YES and maybe NO..... To me the correct answer is that an agent should sell where they are the expert. I am licenced to Sell Real Estate in the Commonwealth of Virginia but that does not mean, I will sell homes anywhere in Virginia. I will only sell homes in my area and specifically where I am an expert. (4 comments)
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