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By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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Today is a special day as I just passed my 400,000 points on ActiveRain. I am so excited to be here and I am sharing some of my favorite photos with you. Milestone: I am very excited as I have just passed a major milestone; 400,000 points on ActiveRain. And by doing so, it made me think about wh...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 11
Oh No….My Dog Killed a Rat and Brought me a Present   Oh my gosh, yesterday afternoon I put my three little dogs outside and a few minutes later, I see them all sitting by the door waiting to get back in. As I approached, I see something sitting in front of CoCo on the cement. What did you bring ...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 8
Hello Kitty.....Thanks for Stopping By This is not my cat but one of my neighbor’s two cats. They found them at the railroad yard last and were just 3 weeks old. Both of them like to come and visit me and will sit and meow below my home office window until I respond and talk to them. They also li...

By Todd & Devona Garrigus, Broker / REALTORS®
(Garrigus Real Estate)
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THREE IMPORTANT CRITERIA FOR FINDING THE RIGHT HIGHLAND CA REAL ESTATE AGENTS / HIGHLAND CA REALTORS® Finding the Right Highland real estate agent can mean the difference in how much you sell your Highland house or property for, how long it takes to sell it and whether or not it sells at all. Bel...

By Todd & Devona Garrigus, Broker / REALTORS®
(Garrigus Real Estate)
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SHORT SALE HOUSE HIGHLAND CA If you are facing foreclosure and you can no longer afford your home, you may qualify for a Highland CA Short Sale, even if you don't think you can or don't think your home can be sold in today's market. What is a Highland CA Short Sale? A Highland CA Short Sale, also...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 2
Going Paperless and Becoming Greener in my Real Estate Career.    I have made an attempt in the past year to get more organized to save myself time and grief and make it easier for my clients. I was definitely using antiquated and inefficient modes of technology and have found great new paperles...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 12
Canada Geese are Creatures of Habit   ·       The Canada Goose originated in the Artic area and generally lives in Canada or North American areas. ·       They mate for life unless something happens to their mate and they tend to have a low divorce rate. ·       Both parents take care of the nes...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 8
Apple 101….Do you Know how to Turn Off your iPad? I had a  box problem and thought to myself when in doubt just turn it off to let it go back to any default settings but then I realized I did not know how to turn it off. My iPad was just going to sleep and not turning off! Found the on/off butto...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 12
Fountains are so Peaceful!   Yesterday we stopped to grab a cup a coffee and came across this beautiful fountain.   This blackbird was hanging around and I thought he matched the scenery nicely.   California is a dream come true state no matter what your needs or wants are. We have year round war...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 12
RainCamp at ActiveRain is Coming Back...Be Sure to Sign Up! I participated in the previous 8 week RainCamp in May and it was wonderful. You think as a Rainmaker that you already know a lot but each course was filled with new things and I found I was taking notes the entire hour.  Bob Smith and K...

By Devona Garrigus, REALTOR® / Short Sale Specialist
(Garrigus Real Estate)
Comments 7
SHORT SALE HIGHLAND CA REAL ESTATE SHORT SALE AGENTS - HIGHLAND CA Times are tough, and many distressed homeowners in Highland California are having trouble paying their mortgages every month. Are you one of them? Are you behind on your mortgage payments now? Are you in danger of missing a mortga...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 6
Homeowners- Don’t Wait until You’re Selling Your Home to do Needed Repairs!           When you buy your home, you have plans to fix this and replace that but how many get moved in and say “Oh I will fix that later” and then never do. And then due to unforeseen circumstances, never do necessary re...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 16
  Pink Beauty and the Beast   Today when I was out taking pictures in the Inland Empire, I found many lovely pink flowers. Then look what I came across…the beast. We have lizards in our area but they are not harmful and keep the insects under control in our gardens. This guy was really large; app...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 29
  I Saved a Dragonfly Today....Will I Have Good Luck?   Early this morning I was out in the yard hosing off the patio and surrounding areas of the pool when I spotted a dragonfly floating in the pool. Now most of you that follow my blog I normally run and get my camera and get the shot but this t...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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  Lounging by the Pool Today I put the dog beds outside to sit in the sun and air out. A couple of minutes later I looked outside and two of my dogs had plopped down on the beds and sat out by the pool about 30 minutes until the hummingbirds started dive bombing them. I just thought this was so c...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
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Hiding and No One Can See Me   Driving by the local stable today in Redlands, CA, one of the horses staying there was grazing.  When she saw me, she started galloping around the yard. She stopped and then hid in the bushes.   She looks a little bony but she just had a colt 2 months ago. Taking a ...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 16
  St. Joseph Statue helps to Sell Your Home… Fact or Fiction?   There is a belief amongst real estate agents and homeowners that if you buy a St. Joseph statue and bury it in the yard, that the home will sell faster.   I did a little research on this and found that this belief has been around for...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 6
Get Pre-Qualified Now ……If You Want to BUY a House then Get OFF the Fence   1. Must I get my “Prequal Letter” before I find the home I want to buy? I have a lot of buyers who tell me they are serious about finding a home but the minute I mention getting pre-qualified, they have some excuse but….t...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 10
The Beauty Around us Thanks to Mother Nature   Staging Tips: Colors-Earthtones are mostly cool colors and very relaxing to live in. If you are staging your home to sell it, buyers appreciate the coolness but of course it is good to add a pop of color to liven it up. I am not a fan of white walls ...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966- Specialize 55+ Communties Banning
(Sun Lakes Realty)
Comments 22
  ©Hummingbirds Seeing Red©     Since early this spring in the Inland Empire, I have tried everything to attract hummingbirds into my yard. I have this one plant they love, a Mexican Bird of Paradise, but it doesn’t bloom until late June so I figured there must be other ways to attract them.     ...

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