Deborah's Views and News

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Real Estate Agent - Balboa Real Estate San Diego, CA
Real Estate is an all encompassing business, where the lines between work, friendship and social life are sometimes blurred. It is a "lifestyle" and a great career choice. So my blog will have a mix of practical advice, good ideas, industry tips and some of my hobbies & passions mixed in. Come join the fun!
RECENT BLOG POSTS
This post should be under "rants" because I really need to unleash my dismay and incredulity (is this even a word?) at what some folks deem appropriate to put on Facebook.After having read an article about how the CIA had invented Facebook to glean information about people, I started to realize ...
06/02/2011
< June 3 thru 5, Wings over Gillespie The air show will feature many famous legendary aircraft such as the B-17 Flying Fortress and B-25 Mitchell bombers, Northrop N9M Flying Wing, and many more “Flying Museums.” Also on hand will be USN/USMC helicopters and other static displays, special militar...
05/31/2011
    I did it---I purchased the new Apple iPhone 4G. I was actually forced into it---not being able to access my e-mail immediately, texting became too difficult with my old phone,  and needing a GPS and other Apps. I actually felt like a dinosaur with my old flip phone.  You can't beat an iPhone...
05/29/2011
May 15, Annual North Park Festival of the Arts An explosion of arts, culture and entertainment with live entertainment, specialty booths, food court, beer garden, Kid’s Art Beat, and tons more stuff. See website for various venues and prices. Time:  10:00 am – 6:00 pm Location:  North Park – Uni...
05/09/2011
      Summer is almost here…and that means home improvement projects will be in full swing. If you've been thinking about spending some money on a project around the house but aren't sure you can justify spending the money, we've got two words for you - bathroom remodel. The Beauty of a Bathroom...
05/06/2011
May 1, Carlsbad Spring Village Faire The largest one-day fair in California.  Features hundreds of exhibitors with a little of everything such as arts & crafts, antiques, clothing, a large variety of food stands serving international foods, and children’s rides.  Time:  8:00 am – 5:00 pm Locatio...
04/29/2011
  Have you ever heard the expression that if you throw out bad Kharma, than you will receive bad Kharma back? While you may think it's just a bunch of spiritual hooey, the universe is less random than we may think.   Kharma is the concept of “action” or “deed” in Indian religions understood as th...
03/10/2011
Do You Think You Need Therapy?----Try Downsizing Your Life! I recently sold my home and moved into a condo that I had owned for 9 years. It was originally purchased as in investment, bought on a whim for very little money and nicely rounded out my portfolio. After too many years of frugally livi...
02/20/2011
When I told my sister I had put laminate flooring in one of my rental units, she asked if that were the same as wood. I explained that it was a heavy vinyl product with a wood grain. She didn't like the idea of putting a “picture of wood” on the floor! I laughed out loud, because in essence, tha...
02/05/2011
    First Time Investor: 4 “No-Brainers” No Book Will Ever Tell You Now is a great time to purchase a Real Estate investment in San Diego, CA. Prices are low, rates are reasonable and inventory is high. If this is your very first investment and you are still on the fence, I would like to share wi...
01/31/2011
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