Horse Creek Ridge to host Model Grand Opening, Sept. 30

Horse Creek Ridge to host Model Grand Opening, Sept. 30

FALLBROOK – D.R. Horton is bringing a new collection of family homes to Fallbrook. The 396-acre master-planned community of Horse Creek Ridge will be an amenity-rich residential destination where home is much more than a house. Interested homebuyers will have the opportunity to tour the community’s stylish model homes during the Model Grand Opening event […]

Improve the odds of a good first-time home buying experience

Improve the odds of a good first-time home buying experience

Preparing to purchase a home can be a period of nerve-wracking anxiety for any homebuyer. As a first-time homebuyer, you have a course in front of you that is sure to include uncertainty, excitement, confusion and frustration – at times all in the same day, maybe even in the same hour. By arming yourself with […]

Do you sell first or do you buy first?

Do you sell first or do you buy first?

The holidays will be here before you know it. Is now the best time to make the move? Today’s move-up or move-down buyers in Murrieta and Temecula face many challenges in this ever evolving real estate market. It doesn’t matter if you are looking for a larger home for your family with more yard space […]

Boomers versus millennials creates housing shortage

Boomers versus millennials creates housing shortage

Michael Macari Special to Valley News With the aging of America comes word about a recent phenomenon in the housing market on which it’s worth shedding light. The same generation that oversaw the largest residential real estate expansion in history, the baby boomers, have become the baby “blockers.” They’re not letting millennials in to their […]

Cottage Lane homes are in high demand

LAKE ELSINORE – Homebuyers looking for an elegant home are finding the right value at Cottage Lane homes in Lake Elsinore, which is driving up demand for these new, affordable homes. The community features three floor plans that are perfect for families of all sizes. Homebuyers will find downstairs bedrooms and bathrooms as well as […]

Everyone loves a HERO: is the HERO Program a hero or villain?

Everyone loves a HERO: is the HERO Program a hero or villain?

The HERO Program has been popular throughout southwest Riverside County since its inception in late 2011 for the financing of energy saving improvements that can be paid for within a homeowner’s property tax payment. The Home Energy Retrofit Opportunity, or HERO, was created by the Western Riverside County Council of Governments (WRCOG), who oversee a […]

Supervisors approve Mitigated Negative Declaration, rezone, plan amendment and map for Richland Communities development

The Riverside County Board of Supervisors has approved an environmental Mitigated Negative Declaration, a zoning reclassification, a general plan amendment, a specific plan amendment and a tentative tract map for 20.3 acres in the Dutch Village area of Rancho California. The supervisors’ 5-0 vote, July 25, authorizes the subdivision of the land owned by Richland […]

Mortgage fraud is a financially rewarding past time for crooks that can happen to you

Every day thousands of people nationwide are cheated out of money through questionable loan modification programs, false identifications by fakers claiming they are the true homeowners and other forms of fraudulent actions. The mortgage industry as a whole, including escrow and title companies, are under close scrutiny these days because of those questionable lending practices […]

New homes by Pardee Homes underway in the French Valley, Avena slated to open in early fall

New homes by Pardee Homes underway in the French Valley, Avena slated to open in early fall

MURRIETA – Pardee Homes has broken ground at Avena, a new single-family home neighborhood nestled against the backdrop of Temecula’s wine country in the French Valley. Slated to open in early fall, Avena will offer home shoppers a choice of four floor plans designed to suit growing families and today’s diverse lifestyles. These exciting new […]