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Shock in Encinitas

It is hitting close to home…. with the "it" being the worsening economy!  I was in shock the other night as I walked into my grocery store in Encinitas, Albertson’s on El Camino Real and discovered that the store was closing.  It looked like an army of lotuses had descended on each and every aisle […]

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Cardiff Foreclosure Activity

The last few weeks I’ve written about Del Mar and Solana Beach’s short sale and foreclosure activity in the residential real estate market.  This week I decided to look north to Cardiff-by-the-Sea to see what’s happening there.  Are there any short sales or REO’s (bank real-estate-owned properties) in Cardiff-by-the-Sea 92007 currently on the market?  YES!  […]

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Del Mar’s Pink Lady

Del Mar Pink Lady Residence brought to you by Dee Marie Fisher

Wednesday, I had the opportunity to preview one of the higher-priced homes on the market today in Del Mar…. the "Pink Lady".   According to the information in the Multiple Listing Service, this home was built in 1911-12 and designed by John C. Austin.   It has finally been restored to it’s original grandeur under the direction […]

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Encinitas Historical Tidbit

Have you ever wondered about the various buildings in Encinitas 92024: what they were or what business occupied the building when it was first built?   I can’t count the number of times I’ve walked into Pannikin Coffee & Tea in Leucadia (community of Encinitas) and idly wondered how old it was and what it was […]

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Del Mar Tea Room

Last week I was in San Marcos and found a cozy and joyful coffee and tea boutique called Simply Ambrosia.  It was very pleasant to spend time talking with a client and sipping a cup of tea amongst the fabulous curios, jewelry, tea pots and other outstanding finds. Being there brought to mind the other […]

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