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Real Estate Agent - California Lifestyle Realty - DRE# 1780607
Kathy Schowe 760.333.8886 SchoweProperties.com



We have many sellers in our seasonal desert area who also consider renting out their homes while they are on the market for sale.  The post below explains how these two things oppose each other ... thanks for a great blog Laura!     If you like this post, please comment on Laura's original blog b...
We owe our freedom, our lifestyles, our neighborhoods, our families, our peace of mind... and so much more to our brave military.  Don't forget to honor them today... and appreciate them everyday!                                                     Via Susan Mangigian, Chester County Homes Delawa...
We are experiencing low inventories and investors with all cash offers dominating the low end market.  But lately the higher end properties are beginning to sell.  Those who have waited for a recovery to list their homes may soon decide it is time to sell-- with prices levelling and inching up.  ...
La Quinta Country Club Foreclosure Opportunity! La Quinta Country Club Golf Estates grand estate-- now a foreclosure for $808,000! This private family compound perfectly positioned on 2 1/2 lots in the La Quinta Golf Estates features 3bdrms, 3.5baths in the main residence, 3600 sq.ft. and a full...
EASY-CHEESY GARLIC BREAD   1 small fresh loaf sliced in half 1 tablespoon butter 3-4 roasted garlic cloves, recipe below. 1/4 cup shredded cheese ( mozzarella, parmesan, romano, even cheddar)   Lightly butter the bread, then smash the roasted garlic cloves and blend in.  Sprinkle with cheese unti...
According to Money Magazine...It’s safe to sell your home againWhile analysts debate when the housing market will hit bottom, for a surprising number of cities the turnaround has already begun.   We are not seeing prices rise yet here in the desert... but in nearby LA prices are going up.  Invent...
            There is no place like home. ~ L. Frank Baum The author of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz was born on this day in 1856.  It is a simple sentence, but the meaning is deep and heartfelt.  We all have a place that we think of when we hear those words.  It is a safe place, a family place, a ...
Happy Mother's Day to all of you who are mothers and to my mom,  Penne~  I was truly blessed to have you for my mother. If your Mom is gone... know that she is still with you, watching over you, and she will always be there for you. When I find a penny... I know my Mom, Penne  is thinking about ...
The JW Marriott Resort in Palm Desert is a flag-ship hotel for the Marriott chain or hotels and resorts.  When I first moved to the desert in the late 1980's I would take people there just to see the lobby!  It is truly a spectacular and stunning hotel!  How many hotels have you seen that have bo...
This contest by Anna Banana is a great way to reach both buyers and sellers!  Answering their quesitons and actually making it easy to respond to these questions.  I can see all kinds of possibilities for  these blog posts-- sharing them on twitter, facebook and even Pinterest!      Please leave ...

Kathy Schowe

La Quinta, California 760-333-8886
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