Enjoying Localism and Your Community
By Janis Calkins
(Ventura Property Shoppe)
I don't know about you, but I have found that posting to Localism has made me a better realtor already! I am so much more aware of my surroundings and things going on in my community. I now look for organized activities in the county and volunteer opportunities. I am looking for beautiful settings to photograph and enjoying everyone else's so much. Wow! I am an agent released from my work cage. You know, I was actually forgetting to enjoy my work. If I don't take the time to appreciate and know the community how can I sell it to everyone else? Ventura County California is so beautiful from mountains to the Ocean. I ran out and took pictures of Topa Topa in Ojai this weekend. Then our annual crane was visiting. This beautiful bird comes to our yard every year. We call him "Cronie". If I ...