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By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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Pet Safety on the 4th of July Weekend Here are some suggestions" Do not put your pets outside while the firework events are active. Do not take them to the fireworks display. Make sure they are wearing their tags in case they get scared and run off. If you are at home, spend the hour with them to...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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Pet Vaccinations Can Cause Emergencies...Beware of Dangerous SymptomsToday was just a normal day and I had an appointment to take my two chihuahuas to the vet for their annual 5-1 shot and Rabies.  Of course they acted up and one slipped her halter but we finally go situated in the examining room...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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Happy Flag Day and Long May She WaiveToday is National Flag Day as it was created by a proclamation in 1916 by President Woodrow Wilson. In 1949, it was established by an Act of Congress. Strangely enough, is not a national holiday  This picture was taken in Calimesa, CA yesterday as the flag was...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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Hug Your Cat Day on June 4, 2015 June 4 is 'Hug your Cat Day' so for any of you out there that have sweet and lovable fur balls, give your cat a big hug today. Cats are great companionship, do not require a lot of maintenance and are very loyal. Whether you have a good day or bad, when you get ho...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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Cottontail Rabbit Just Hopping ByIn Calimesa This Morning  By the time I grabbed my camera, it was running off. Wait.....   I didn't want to scare it so I took this last photo and then walked away. It will be back tomorrow and I will be waiting about 6:00 am. Thanks for Reading my Real Estate Blo...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 2
Mother's Day Should Be Celebrated Every Day of the YearMother's Day is celebrated in the United States on the Second Sunday of May yearly. This year it was celebrated on May 10th, 2015 so most were buying flowers, gifts and taking their mother's out for a nice dinner to celebrate her day.  I pers...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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6 Q&A's Regarding Memorial Day Trivia  When was Memorial Day first enacted? In May 5, 1868 by American General John Logan, American Civil War in Waterloo, New York.  What was the holiday originally called in 1868? Decoration Day What was the reason for Memorial Day? To go to the cemetery and reme...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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When Negotiating a Deal, Sometimes You Must Walk AwayI have some friends who live out of state and they are negotiating a deal with a very experienced agent. They are trying to buy a house that has been on the market for a year. These buyers put in a lower offer and were willing to come up some b...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 4
CA Low SnowPack in Mountains is Causing Statewide DroughtLast week California water officials performed one of their regular measurements of the state’s snowpack and confirmed it is a startling 5 percent of normal – the lowest April 1 total on record.That snowfall in the state’s mountains – speci...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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Celebrate National Beer Day Today on April 7Happy National Beer Day!National Beer Day is celebrated every year on April 7 which was the day that beer was once again allowed to be legally manufactured and sold following Prohibition. On March 22, 1933, President Franklin Roosevelt signed the Cullen...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 10
Please Don't Eat the Daisies My little chihuahua loves to go up and smell the flowers but recently has been eating all the daisies. I guess they won't make her sick but it is odd behavior.   Tomorrow is Easter so I hope everyone has a wonderful day. I am going to spend time with my pets, go to an...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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USA Historical Moments for March    • March 8, 1971 – The Fight of the Century between Joe Frazier and Muhammad Ali commences. Frazier wins in 15 rounds via unanimous decision. • March 9, 1959 – Ruth Handler's Barbie doll makes its debut at the American International Toy Fair in New York. This da...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 12
Spring is Coming so Watch out for Africanized Killer Bees  This week in Indian Wells, CA, firefighters had to be dispatched as a 71 year old woman who lived in a gated community was being attacked by killer bees as she was getting into her car. The other neighbors had run inside and shut their do...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 6
Purple Anemones .....a Great Plant to Put in Your Yard   We have had some really cold weather this winter and these plants have continued to grow and not freeze even in the snow one morning in January. Most of my other plants did freeze  so this seems to be a really hearty plant. And the blooms a...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 6
Move to Calimesa- Great Retirement Area and Nature Are you thinking about downsizing or at that retirement age where you might want to get out of the noise and traffic of the city? Looking for a place to play golf daily, go on hikes, ride horses, birdwatching, or bicycling. The Calimesa Country C...

By Todd & Devona Garrigus, Broker / REALTORS®
(Garrigus Real Estate)
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January 2015 / Calimesa CA - Housing Market Snapshot - Real Estate Short Sales, Foreclosures & Standard Sales - Below is a quick summary of Calimesa, California real estate short sales, foreclosures and REOs and standard sales for the month of January 2015, according to the largest MLS in the cou...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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Make an Edible Bird Feeder for Your Backyard Birds   If you are a bird lover then this will be an easy and fun way to feed your backyard birds. It is also a fun activity to do with your kids or to make to give as gifts. 3/4 a cup of flour 1/2 a cup of water 1 envelope unflavored gelatin (2.5 teas...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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Look Who is Drinking in the Rain We had a big storm this weekend and while looking outside my window, I saw this poor hummingbird drinking in the pouring rain.   The little bird kept coming back over and over for a half hour or more. I was fasinated to see it even laying on the feeder as he/she w...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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National Heart Disease Awareness on February 6, 2014 Have a Heart and Help Save Lives So has everyone noticed in the past week, everyone is wearing red on television? The TV ads news stations are showing everyone wearing red clothing. Do you know why? In 2003, the American Heart Association reali...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 12
6 More Weeks of Winter......Punxsutawney Phil Saw His Shadow  Yes, this morning at 7:21 am EST, Punx Phil saw his shadow and returned to his den.  I have read where Punxsutawney Phil is right about half the time but I think a big storm is moving in right now so apparently he got it right this tim...

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