Better Know a Neighborhood

Scripps Ranch – The Slideshow

Scripps Ranch – The Slideshow

Hat tip to Benn at Agent Genius for directing me to RockYou, a super-cool site for creating slide shows. I put together… Read more ⇢
I may not have "people," but I have my stats back!

I may not have "people," but I have my stats back!

I need people. I spent much of yesterday with my head buried in statistics and faced with an ongoing technical dilemma. Admittedly, this kind of work is not… Read more ⇢
Now you can interact with your Scripps Ranch Homeowners Association.

Now you can interact with your Scripps Ranch Homeowners Association.

The Case-Shiller Home Price Indices are out for May, and San Diego saw a 23.2% decline in prices year over year. That’s the bad news. The good… Read more ⇢
Scripps Ranch Homeowners Associations

Scripps Ranch Homeowners Associations

Okay, this is way-cool. My favorite geek, Drew Meyers, shared his latest tech toy on the Geek Estate Blog. It wasn’t immediately obvious to me how I… Read more ⇢
I'm too sexy for my blog.

I'm too sexy for my blog.

  Tomorrow, more real estate chatter. But, today, the mainstream media gives us a nod. Bloggers wield a heavy hammer indeed. Ann Brenoff writes this morning about bloggers in the… Read more ⇢
Steven Spielberg keeps his job… but only I bring you Scripps Ranch Terraza.

Steven Spielberg keeps his job… but only I bring you Scripps Ranch Terraza.

As amateurish as our debut foray into the exciting world of video is, I have seen worse. That’s only part of the good news. I am also proud… Read more ⇢
Better Know A Neighborhood: Scripps Ranch – Autumn Ridge

Better Know A Neighborhood: Scripps Ranch – Autumn Ridge

Since Kris spent so much time putting together the new and very cool mash-up Google map on our www.sandiegocastles.com website, I now feel obligated to push ahead… Read more ⇢
A Better Way to Better Know a Neighborhood – Google Maps

A Better Way to Better Know a Neighborhood – Google Maps

  I’ve been playing around with Google Maps. On our website, we have been (slowly) adding pages under our “Better Know a Neighborhood” drop down feature,… Read more ⇢
Update on Miramar Lake Gates Reopening

Update on Miramar Lake Gates Reopening

  A place for everything and everything in its place. We haven’t formally announced our hyper-local, mostly non-real estate blog, but it is up and breathing. This new site,… Read more ⇢
Scripps Ranch Community Fair – We Had a Ball (500 of them)

Scripps Ranch Community Fair – We Had a Ball (500 of them)

  Who says Realtors work Sundays? Yesterday, we played in the park. Steve and I, with the help of our Buyer’s agents Lisa Yates and John Lowe, were the… Read more ⇢
Better Know a Neighborhood – Scripps Ranch "Miro and Ravel"

Better Know a Neighborhood – Scripps Ranch "Miro and Ravel"

Another fabulous and immensely popular development in Scripps Ranch Villages is Miro & Ravel by Brookfield Homes. Built concurrently in the early 2000’s, these two communities are perched on a… Read more ⇢
Better Know a Neighborhood – Scripps Ranch "Aspire and Encore"

Better Know a Neighborhood – Scripps Ranch "Aspire and Encore"

Built in the 1996-97 by Cornerstone Communities, Aspire and Encore take on a unique design best described as a “cluster” concept, with groupings of 2-story Mediterranean style, single-family detached homes built… Read more ⇢
Better Know a Neighborhood – Scripps Ranch "Terraza"

Better Know a Neighborhood – Scripps Ranch "Terraza"

Continuing our Better Know a Neighborhood series, another great neighborhood in Scripps Ranch is Terraza. Perched high on a hill, this community is best described as primarily a series… Read more ⇢
Better Know a Neighborhood – San Lucena

Better Know a Neighborhood – San Lucena

Another in our continuing series of Better Know a Neighborhood, today we are taking a look at the San Diego neighborhood of San Lucena. Nestled in… Read more ⇢
Tear Down That Fence!

Tear Down That Fence!

Scripps Ranch residents are generally in agreement that it is time to open the gates at Miramar Lake. What was once a five-mile loop around this tremendous… Read more ⇢

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