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By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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Car Surfing in Sunny California                          Hello Pretty Boy in Calimesa, CA. California is a dream come true state no matter what your needs or wants are. We have year round warm weather, beautiful beaches, rustic mountains and desert communities. If you are looking for a home in so...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 12
Happy 25th Birthday to the Creation of the Internet Today, March 12, 2014 is the 25th Birthday of the INTERNET. Google posted this today and how remarkable that they received a copy of his original post. On the 25th anniversary of the World Wide Web, Google shared this guest post from Sir Tim Ber...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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6 Plants to Turn Your Yard into a Butterfly and Hummingbird Paradise    Do you want to buy plants to attract Butterflies and Hummingbirds? I have listed 6 great choices which will also add a lot of color to your yard. There are many plants that will attract birds, bees, butterflies and hummingbir...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 12
My First Coyote Pictures   I have been trying to get a good coyote picture for a year or more. I am either without my camera when one pops up in the daytime or my camera focuses on the bushes beside the coyote and he ends up being out of focus. Last week I saw one but it was almost dark outside a...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 6
Like Dorothy Said "There is No Place Like HOME" Tonight while watching the Emmy Awards, there was a tribute to Judy Garland who played the lead in the movie "The Wizard of OZ created in 1939. For anyone who doesn't know, Dorothy Gale was biking home while a tornado was coming near and she finds h...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 16
My Movie-Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House Mr. & Mrs. Blandings lived in the city in a high rise apartment. He rode the bus to work which was 25 blocks away and his wife usually took the elevator to the 20th floor unless the elevator was broken and that seemed to be always. This could be diffi...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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Why Should a Seller Use a Realtor It has been proven by the 'National Association of Realtors' that Sellers who try to sell their home themselves (commonly called a FBSO- For Sale By Owner) takes longer to sell, get a lower price than homes sold by Realtors, do not know what paperwork to use, and...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 2
One Tax Break You Might Have Overlooked..Going Green Here it is tax time for 2013 and everyone is getting their receipts ready for the tax appointment so make sure you have all the receipts for allowable deductions. We get all our standard deductions ready but have you possibly forgotten any? The...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 8
Do You Have Radon Gas Under Your House? Radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas that is released during the natural decay of uranium, which is present in most rock, soil and water. It is the leading cause of lung cancer deaths among nonsmokers and is also one of the disclosures required i...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 20
Did You Watch the Beatles Last Night on TV?   I fell in love with the Beatles the first time I saw them and I remember watching the 'FAB 4' on Ed Sullivan on that wonderful Sunday night at February 9, 1964 when 73 million views saw them performing. My friends and I all knew the words to their son...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 15
Horses at Fascination Ranch in Calimesa Where else can you drive down the street and see people horseback riding? That's right, not many places in Southern California but can be a common site in Calimesa and Yucaipa, CA. There is a ranch in Calimesa called Fascination Ranch. It is a terrific plac...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 26
My Next New Car...and so Versatile and Cute   So many communities are nearby a golf course and "Licensed Drivers" are allowed to drive their carts on the city streets. I live in California and there are many large golf courses in the state. Recently I was in Calimesa, CA and saw several people dr...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 4
6 More Weeks of Winter According to Phil at Punxsutawney Punxsutawney Phil of Pennsylvania is the world's most famous forecaster. Phil  popped out of his burrow Sunday morning and saw his shadow and predicted six more weeks of winter while the crowd gathered at Gobbler's Knob in Punxsutawney, PA....

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 20
  The Art of Making a Vision Board and Redirecting Your Life   Until recently I had never heard of a vision board but have been a firm believer in the video “The Secret” where your mind can control your destiny.   The photo album laced with ribbon hanging on my office wall with pictures, shapes I...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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Women's Council of Realtors Convention San Diego was Great 01.19.2014 Women's Council of Realtors Convention San Diego was Great 01.19.2014 Started off with a fantastic welcoming party to all members and our speaker was terrific. Of course her discussion was interrupted during the football game a...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 4
Painted Hills Community in Calimesa... It's Like Living in the Country JP Ranch...Painted Hills Community from $281,000 and higher This master gated community is tucked away on the northeast foothills of the city of Calimesa. Here you will enjoy the wildlife nearby and the sounds of the owls and ...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 4
Try Tang's in Calimesa if you Want G-R-E-A-T Chinese Food Try Tang's in Calimesa if you Want G-R-E-A-T Chinese Food   I recently moved to this community and we stopped in to Tang's for a quick lunch one afternoon. I was so surprised as this restaurant is like fine dining once you walk in. The ser...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 4
Celebrate Chinese New Year from January 31st-Feb 14th 2014 Celebrate Chinese New Year    Did you know this Chinese New Year 2014 is the 'Year of the 'Horse'. I was fascinated while reading the history. I had always known there was 12 months and 12 different animals. So while reading, I found out ...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 4
Ghost Bike in Calimesa CA....Experienced Bicyclist Lost His Life A ghost bike or ghost cycle is a bicycle set up as a roadside memorial in a place where a bicyclist has been killed or severely injured and usually by a motor vehicle. Besides being a memorial for the cyclist, it is a reminder for a...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 6
What Not to Do if Sellers Really Want to Sell Their Home Typically when the Realtor meet the homeowners for the first time, they have already cleaned up inside and out as it is their intention for the home to look perfect and sell for the very best price. Realtors may have some suggestions to mak...

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