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   Located next to The Whale's Tail Restaurant on Harbor Blvd, (West side of the Harbor) the boating instruction and safety center (bisc) will provide boating and marine education to residents of ventura county.  Programs will be provided by California State University - Channel Islands along wit...
There are new hotels moving into the harbor, new restaurants, a new marina and shopping center is under construction.The first of the new restaurants has just opened.  Seaside Grill located at Harbor Landing on Harbor Blvd.  Thie is a charming Persian restaurant.  The owner has done a wonderful j...
I just spoke with someone who found me by putting my name into Google for a search.  It immediately came up.  This individual contacted me through Active Rain.  It works!! Exciting that a network is actually working so quickly after launch.
The Channel Islands Harbor is being updated.  There is a new master plan currently being submitted to the Coastal Commission.  A promedande is being proposed to link all of the western side of the harbor.  Every venue is being updated.  Exciting times.  We will be posting new information as it be...
The Channel Islands Beach Community Services District is providing FREE wi fi to the beach area at Channel Islands Harbor (located halfway between Malibu and Santa Barbara).  The area includes Hollywood Beach, Silverstrand Beach, Oxnard Shores (Mandalay Shores), HarborWalk at Hollywood Beach and ...
Did you Know?In California an agent can (and does quite often) represent both the buyer and seller.As a listing agent, they do have a fiduciary responsibility to the seller to get the highest possible price with the best terms in the current market.As a buyer's agent, they must represent the buye...
We are noticing a definite increase in inventory and of course with that properties are on the market longer.We are starting to see sellers reduce their prices.With all of the new building that is taking place in the marina, the beach properties are seeing quite an influx of new buyers.  So, it s...
Did You Know???It is being proposed that we build a port 14 miles off the shore of Ventura County to provide natural gas for California.  It is expected to be on line by 2010 or 2011.California produces only 15 percent of the total natural gas we need to operate our businesses, warm our homes, fe...
Thank you for all of the comments regarding this topic.  Since we are at the beach, we have been flooded with out of area agents who do not know the values of properties, making offers.....sometimes far less than the listed price.  Hence my last post.I am always willing to pay a referral fee to a...
I have never understood why people don't do their homework and find an agent who knows the area.I recently had an agent present an offer well below the asking price.  The answer when we did reply.....yes we did counter...was that our counter was not enough.  They had offered 12% less than the ask...


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