Explore Santa Clarita, CA

By Martin Rodriguez, Senior Loan Consultant
(Pacific Funding)
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 On the door of every LAPD police car are the words "To Protect and To Serve", but in the case of former LAPD officer turned Realtor, Connor MacIvor, these words represent a duty beyond that of a law enforcement officer.  For him, these are words that describe his work ethic, dedication, and comm...

By Connie Ragen Green, Online Marketing Strategist
(Small Business UnMarketing)
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I am a Real Estate Broker as well as a California State Certified Residential Appraiser. I live in Saugus, part of the city of Santa Clarita, California. I have been selling real estate since 1983. In 1989 I became an appraiser. I have owned my own company, Greenhouse, since 1990. Prior to that I...

By Linda Slocum, Realtor - Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Santa Clarita in Valencia)
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In an effort to stem the tide of "overcrowded" homes in the Santa Clarita area, the city's Code Enforcement personnel will begin doing sweeps of Santa Clarita neighborhoods looking for illegal garage conversions. This is in response to an escalating number of complaints that as many as 10-20 peop...

By Linda Slocum, Realtor - Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Santa Clarita in Valencia)
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Federal immigration sweeps started in the Santa Clarita area this week and are expected to continue through the weekend. These sweeps are part of the Federal Homeland Security Act to increase border enforcement activities.While these sweeps are targeted towards finding known fugitives who have ig...

By Linda Slocum, Realtor - Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Santa Clarita in Valencia)
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The Santa Clarita Sanitation District is upping the ante for the removal of all residential rock salt and potassium chloride based water softeners, with increased rebates and free removals by qualified plumbers. These rebates can range from about $325 to as high as $2,000.Why the sudden offer of ...

By Linda Slocum, Realtor - Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Santa Clarita in Valencia)
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The Castaic High School debate continues...It was previously reported that it would likely take until 2014 for the new Castaic High School to be built and ready for the new school year. This was based on the Hart School District's plans to build a super-cool site with all the bells and whistles -...

By Linda Slocum, Realtor - Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Santa Clarita in Valencia)
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Well, the hammer came down on Castaic High School again this week...After many frustrating delays (the last we heard it was to open for the 2010 school year), the project has now been pushed out to a (gasp!) 2014 completion date.'Not that I buy this date either, since the school is joined at the ...

By Linda Slocum, Realtor - Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Santa Clarita in Valencia)
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They're heeeere!The City of Santa Clarita has finally decided to start moving forward with the Old Town Newhall Revitalization Project, which means that a lot of businesses need to "exit, stage left!" to make room for the revitalization projects.First on the list to receive these lovely letters a...

By John Evarts
(Classic Property Management of Santa Clarita)
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This is purely an informational post for people who are looking rent out there home. Specifically in Santa Clarita, CA, but some of the tactics will work anywhere in the country. This post DOES NOT contain information on how to properly screen tenants, how to pull credit, criminal, and eviction h...

By Chris Davis
(Realty Executives)
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What a magnificent day here in Valencia!  For those of you who are not familiar with our area, Valencia is located in the beautiful Santa Clarita Valley, in the northwestern most part of the Los Angeles county.  Our home prices has remained stable for the past few months, and some areas are showi...

By John Evarts
(Classic Property Management of Santa Clarita)
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I am an active rain newbie, but I am jazzed about being a part of this great community! I have to share with everyone what happened this week...Our local Chamber of Commerce called about a week ago and said that they wanted to do an article on our company. They are doing a special edition of the ...

By John Evarts
(Classic Property Management of Santa Clarita)
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I often get asked by clients what the rental market is like here in Santa Clarita. This post will attempt to answer that question. The rental market in the Santa Clarita Valley is VERY STRONG. It has been for the last couple of years. I personally believe the reason for this is the change in the ...

By Martin Rodriguez, Senior Loan Consultant
(Pacific Funding)
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                     Ever since the days of the wild, wild, west branding and logos have been a common way of identifying what is yours.  Whether you're branding cattle, products or services, your brand communicates your identity and is perhaps one of the most important pieces of your marketing p...

By The Robert and Brian Team - Santa Clarita Real Estate
(Realty Executives in Santa Clarita)
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Greetings everyone! Last week the Saugus Union School District voted to start the process to form a Community Facilities District for two new developments being implemented by Newhall Land & Farm, and to be built out by Lennar. These two communities are named River Village and Villa Metro (possib...

By The Robert and Brian Team - Santa Clarita Real Estate
(Realty Executives in Santa Clarita)
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According to Morgan Quitno Press' 13th annual safest city list, Santa Clarita is now the 34th safest city in the country with a population of 75,000 or more for the year 2005. This is a move up from the 2004 ranking of 36th safest.Santa Clarita is however the 4th safest city when it comes to citi...

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