JUST LISTED: 651 Cherry Avenue, Sonoma, CA


This 1289sf upper end unit is located in lush Sonoma Greens, featuring 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms with a fireplace in the living room, laundry in the unit and an East facing deck for afternoon shade. There is a separate, detached private garage nearby in the complex. The water heater is in the laundry closet, the furnace is in a separate hall closet and the air conditioner is on the deck. All convenient for access and servicing. The complex has three swimming pools, tennis courtsRead more

COMING SOON: Pristine 1 Bedroom Condo in Prestigious Rancho Mirage!


This single level 1 bedroom 1 bathroom remodeled condo, has vaulted ceilings in the great room and kitchen. There is a washer and dryer in the unit and detached two car garage. This home has been outfitted with dual paned energy efficient windows and doors, new air conditioning and furnace and the private back yard has retractable awning with wind sensors. Can be sold turnkey. (More photos when we go live.) HOA dues are $350 per month and the complex includes pools, spasRead more

Palm Springs Area Home Sales Update for January 2017


The table below shows the detached home sales for select cities in the beautiful Coachella Valley for the month of January 2017. The final sales prices for these five towns ranged from a low of $40,000 for a home with extensive “fire damage throughout” (which I’m noticing happens in Palm Springs with greater and greater frequency) at 473 West Sunview in Palm Springs, to a high of $4,600,000 for 74235 Quail Lakes Drive in Indian Wells. To see the homes that are currently for sale in theseRead more

Palm Desert Country Club Real Estate Market Update for January 2017


The chart below shows the home sales activity in Palm Desert Country Club for the month of January 2017 (and the preceding 12 months for comparison). The volume, based on a monthly year over year comparison, shows the number of homes that actually sold is down, as are prices. This is also true when compared to the prior month. Final selling prices in January ranged from a low of $193,700 for 43021 Connecticut Drive (which sold for $3,700 over the asking price) to a high of $299,000 for 76869Read more

Fun Things To Do In The Coachella Valley February 2017


February is the month when things really get going in Coachella Valley. All across the valley, from Palm Springs to Indio–and everywhere in between–there is something for everyone. And this is just a sampling February 2 – Palm Springs Art Museum Celebrates Black History Month February 3 – Happy Hour at Wang’s with a DJ on the Zen Patio (rumor has it there is karaoke too!) February 4 – Palm Springs Black History Month Awards Gala at the Palm SpringsRead more

JUST LEASED: 43440 Illinois Avenue, Palm Desert


This 2 bedroom 2 bathroom home with laundry room and garage sits right on the lush, green fairway at Palm Desert Country Club. I represented the tenant. (I apologize for the quality of the photos. They were taken with my cell phone (unless otherwise noted) to show the tenant who lived far away. Find me online:      my blog     facebook     twitter      linkedin     zillow     trulia     yelp     activerain      Read more

Coming Soon! NOT YET on MLS: beautiful condo in Sonoma, California


If you have been looking for a reasonably priced condominium home in the beautiful town of Sonoma, this is it! We don’t have photos yet, because we’re making sure she looks her best for her photo shoot. But we’ll have them soon. Pertinent Property Facts: 2 bedrooms, one en suite 2 bathrooms formal entry fireplace in the living room deck off the dining room near community pool upper end unit in lush, beautiful, well maintain complex HOA dues are $450 perRead more

Fun Things To Do In Coachella Valley January 2017


There’s always something interesting and fun to do in Coachella Valley! I’m getting a late start in the month here, but better late than never, right? January 8 – OPENING DAY!!! Sunday Polo at the El Dorado Polo Club with matches at 12:00noon and 2:00pm. January 9 – Perhaps an open air four wheel drive Jeep Tour along the Coachella Valley’s earthquake fault system, and of course, much more! January 10 – It’s Tuesday, so that means TACOS!!! January 11Read more

Palm Springs Area Home Sales Update For December 2016


The table below shows the detached home sales for select cities in the beautiful Coachella Valley for the month of December 2016. The final sales prices for these five towns ranged from a low of $22,500 for a lot with utilities where the previous home burned to the ground (which I’m noticing happens in Palm Springs with greater and greater frequency) at 15821 Cherry Cove in Palm Springs, to a high of $3,950,000 for 52791 Via Savon in La Quinta. (Featured photo is fromRead more

Palm Desert Country Club Real Estate Market Update for December 2016


The chart below shows the home sales activity in Palm Desert Country Club for the month of December 2016 (and the preceding 12 months for comparison). The volume, based on a monthly year over year comparison, shows the number of homes that actually sold is up by three (37.5%) over last year with prices up by about 3.5%. Final selling prices in December ranged from a low of $185,000 for 77060 Michigan Drive to a high of $360,000 for my listing at 47945 Texas Avenue. (Not onlyRead more