CAR Legislative Day 2016

On Wednesday, April 27, CAR (California Association of Realtors) hosted Legislative Day (Leg Day) at the Convention Center in our State’s Capitol of Sacramento.  In attendance were over 2,500 Realtors from across California, including 5 (plus myself) from the Yosemite Gateway Association of Realtors. This was my very first Leg Day, and I wasn’t exactly…

Places to Eat, Entry One

The San Francisco Bay Area, Southern California, Mammoth, San Diego, Chico… These are some of the places you might name when thinking of locations with amazing craft breweries.  Well, South Gate Brewing Company (SGBC) is working hard to put Oakhurst on the Craft Brew Map; it is officially one of my favorite restaurants in the…

Oakhurst Community Park & the 2016 Elegant Auction

This year my husband Hunter and I attended the Elegant Auction for the first time.  2016 marked the 31st year of the auction which raises funds for our local community park in Oakhurst (you can find a link to the park’s website here).  Oakhurst Community Park runs along both China Creek and the Fresno River….

Yo Hablo Real Estate

I have taken over five years of Spanish in the past 15 years and have almost nothing to show for it.  Being able to effectively communicate (especially when money and contracts are involved) is so important and I’ve always had a strong desire to be able to serve the Spanish speaking community.  This morning when…

To Buy or to Rent

This link is one that I have shared on my Facebook page before. It focuses on the financial  benefits to buying over renting.  As someone who spent many years renting, I found it enlightening, and really frustrating. Most homes that are rented out in the Yosemite South Gate Region (YSGR) are vacation homes. At this point…

Oh, why hello there.

I did it, I’m a Blogger. Not only am I a Blogger, but I’m a Real Estate Blogger. I wouldn’t mind taking a second to introduce myself, but it’s easier for you and I if you click on the “About” page found here on my blog.  As a bonus, there is a picture that my…