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By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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Decorate Your Yard for Fall with Scarecrows I love the fall season and like to add a touch to my yard. Just makes it seem a little more fall like and the scare crows make me smile.    Here is a big couple who keep an eye on my big pots. I found these at Big Lots on sale.   Tootie, my little chihu...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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Tips to Save Energy and $$ this Winter   Winter has come early so it is a good time to think about saving energy in your home which in turn will save you money and this is something we all want to do.     Water Heaters:  If your water heater is old, it might be worth it to buy a new one that is m...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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Pet Owners Spend $350 Million on Halloween Costumes Annually It was announced today that in the United States, people spend over $350 Million Dollars on pet costumes every year. Plus, since Halloween falls on Friday this year, more are likely to buy costumes and decorate than usual.       The Nat...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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All My Clients Are Important and Get Special Treatment  Recently I had a couple call me to list their home and said they lived in another state and they were looking for a Realtor who could take care of any and all emergencies to get the home sold. I told them I promised to do whatever needed to ...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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32 Safety Tips to have a Terrific Halloween Halloween is full of fun and can be a little scary. Be sure to supervise small children and warn your teens to be careful. The observance of Halloween, which dates back to Celtic rituals thousands of years ago, has long been associated with images of wi...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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The Pumpkin Patch in Yucaipa is Fun for the Entire Family     If you are looking for something fun to do this weekend, stop in at the Pumpin Patch off the I-10 Freeway and Live Oak Canyon Road. So many fun events to do here for the entire family, school groups,  organizations. I am planning to go...

By Todd & Devona Garrigus, Broker / REALTORS®
(Garrigus Real Estate)
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Yucaipa Home Sales So Far in 2014 As you know, and most of the nation knows, we have been on a real estate rebound since the market crash of 2007 and 2008. The recovery was fast and swift, and home prices seemed to shoot up over-night. Sales have slowed since but keeping an eye on the trends and ...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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Finding Relief from the Heat This week we are experiencing triple digit heat and even the critters in the neighborhood are looking for shade and water.                            Getting a drink from the gutter water after sprinklers run.    This bunny hides in the shade of our front yard daily. ...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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Final Super Moon in 2014..Spectacular               Last night we experienced our final, 4th, Super Moon of the year. What this means is that the large and bright full moon was actually 31,000 miles closer than it is normally.  I am a Realtor in the Inland Empire of Southern California and the vi...

By Todd & Devona Garrigus, Broker / REALTORS®
(Garrigus Real Estate)
Comments 3
I showed a listing to a client yesterday in Yucaipa, California. On the listing it said the property could be funded with any type of financing, and specifically specified that FHA financing would be fine. As any real estate agent that has processed a FHA sale in the last few years knows, there a...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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Happy Belated National Dog Appreciation Day National Dog Appreciation Day on August 26th has been celebrated every year since 2004.  The purpose of the holiday is to show appreciation for the millions of the dogs in the U.S. that keep us safe and bring us comfort and companionship. We must not fo...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 18
Important Moments of History  in the USA • August 23, 1966 – Lunar Orbiter 1 takes the first photograph of Earth from orbit around the Moon.   August 22, 2007 – The Texas Rangers rout the Baltimore Orioles 30–3, the most runs scored by a team in modern MLB history.   August 17, 2008 – American sw...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 12
Earthquake and Natural Disaster Preparedness....Be Ready Califorinia has had a lot of shaking going on this weekend as Napa had a 6.0 earthquake. Many other states have earthquakes and it is always better to be prepared. If you live in a Hurricane, Tornado, or Flash Flood state, you can prepare j...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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Have You Ever Seen an OREO Cow? I have a lot of friends and co-workers who know I blog so they send me pictures when they find something unusual and they know I love animals so here is something very interesting.   This picture was taken in Montana by Theresa Guiterrez.    This is called an OREO ...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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Landscaping in Urban Areas Where There is No Front Yard                 When you live in urban areas, apartment living, townhouses or condos and you still want to have some color in your front yard, find some pretty pots and colorful trees and flowers to make your space beautiful and also it will...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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  This Month in Real Estate by Kristin Hamilton for August 2014 Home prices have begun to rise and home sales are up from last month. The market is definitely recovering. For more information Click Here,  This data compiled by Keller Williams.    Thanks for Reading my Real Estate Blog......    If...

By Todd & Devona Garrigus, Broker / REALTORS®
(Garrigus Real Estate)
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If you're wondering if either buying or renting a home in Yucaipa is better for your future, you're not alone in asking that question. As real estate agents that work in Yucaipa, we have a few tips for you to consider before jumping in: Can you afford it? This isn't a question you answer on your ...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 12
Moments in History  for  August Including Betty Boop August 9, 1930 – Betty Boop makes her cartoon debut in Dizzy Dishes. Betty Boop was so popular but some cities banned her like Philadelphia as being too risque so when she returned a few months later, she had lost her garter. Betty Boop merchan...

By Todd & Devona Garrigus, Broker / REALTORS®
(Garrigus Real Estate)
Comments 12
Do You Know What Is On Your Credit Report? Find Out Free - Really!!! So I was going through my email today, and came across an email from Trans Union reminding me that I hadn't signed into my account with their website to review my credit report since last year. I check my credit reports and my w...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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Indoor Plants Help Remove Biological Toxins and Make Your Air Quality Better   During the summertime we find ourselves spending more time indoors. Most homes have biological pollutants that can cause health problems. Poor air quality is typically the problem and not always detectable.   People wh...

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