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San Diego Assessed Property Values Increase

First Increase in San Diego Assessed Property Values Since 2008   Solana Beach & Del Mar had the highest increases in the county with Carlsbad having the biggest decrease. Where does your city rank? Factors that contributed to this year's increase include: a decrease in residential appeals, new assessments of homes that changed owners, new […]

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How Much Does Your San Diego School Spend Per Student?

If your school spent more money per student, were the scores higher on state tests? Some districts achieve higher test results than others, almost regardless of the money spent. Both gaps are explained by a wide range of challenges, from terrain to income disparities to security costs. Poway’s per pupil spending is $7216 per student […]

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San Diego |Million-Dollar Market Heading Up

It marks the first annual increase in 5 years! Sales of million dollar homes in San Diego County rose 15% in 2010, the first increase since 2005, according to an article by Lily Leung in the SD Union Tribune.  From 2009 to 2010 Del Mar showed an increase of 5%,  Encinitas almost 11% and Rancho Santa Fe 70%!!!! […]

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North San Diego County Home Prices Up In 2010

Up to 10% in Encinitas & Carlsbad! Just in case you missed these great articles in the Union Tribune I thought I would draw your attention to them. The majority of North County saw price increases! Check out these links that have some great information.    How did your community fare overall in 2010?   […]

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The Day Without Bag Event This Thursday

Encinitas played a big role in  the 3rd annual event when they attempted to ban single-use bags Reduce your consumption which averages 500 per person annually!  Participate this week but try to make it a point every day to use reusable bags. For more infomation go to NoBagDaysSD.

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La Costa Home Sales Update August

What’s the latest in La Costa? La Costa is home to some world renown tennis and golf tournaments including the Mercury Insurance Classic which concluded yesterday at the La Costa Resort. These and other events throughout the year showcase the perfect climate and great neighboring communities that we are so fortunate to call home. Active Listings…. Homes Waiting for Its Buyer.…. There […]

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Beach Cleanup…Let’s Think Beyond The 4th!

What can you do to help your beach? Fortunately our local beaches stay relatively clean year round but that is only because of efforts made by every one of us on a daily basis. Keeping our water clean can vary from preventing toxic runoff or simple recycling. See this easy list of everyday household activities from the Natural […]

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Can You Eat a 4lb Burger?

Save your appetite for the San Diego County Fair in Del Mar Since 1936, Del Mar has been the host to the San Diego County Fair. It’s come a long way since its start in 1880 for an agricultural fair to bring county farmers together to share ideas, see who had the best citrus fruit, who baked the […]

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La Costa 92009 Home Sales Update

 La Costa is mostly residential, yet has shopping centers, upscale boutiques and fine dining restaurants.   La Costa is one of the quadrants in Carlsbad California.  It has many planned communities and million-dollar homes. Some notable communities in the southeast quadrant include Bressi Ranch, La Costa Ridge, La Costa Greens, the Villages of La Costa, which includes the […]

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