The Proof is in the Toilet


ARTICLE BY: Maggie Clemens One of the things I like about real estate is that I learn something new every day. Yesterday I learned the truth about toilets. It all happened at a listing I have in La Mesa.  I was there with a housecleaner getting the home ready for our open house this weekend.  … Continued


Buyers Guide

Buyer’s Guide 4 Reasons To Buy A Home This Spring | Buyer’s Guide Spring 2018    See how you can make up to $30,000 more Here are four great reasons to consider buying a home today instead of waiting. Buyer’s Guide 1. Prices Will Continue to Rise CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Index reports that home … Continued

Embrace Reality and Deal With It


Embrace Reality and Deal With It ARTICLE BY: Maggie Clemens Currently, I am reading the book that came highly recommended from a mastermind group that I am a part of.  It is ‘Principles’ by Ray Dalio. Ray Dalio is an investor, philanthropist and the founder of investment firm Bridgewater & Associates, one of the world’s … Continued

An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure

An Ounce of Prevention

An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure     “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” ~ Benjamin Franklin Among his many accomplishments Benjamin Franklin was instrumental in the creation of the first firefighting organization in Philadelphia. It is difficult to imagine that he would have to convince fire … Continued

The Future Is Here

Future is here

The Future Is Here   Article By: Maggie Clemens When I was a teenager, I remember my mom saying “the older you get the faster time flies.”  I didn’t really understand what she meant at the time.  But now I realize how quickly the future is here. The other day I was talking with a … Continued

Valentine’s Day Ideas

Valentine' Day

 Valentine’s Day Ideas   Valentine’s Day Romantic Hornblower Cruise   The Hornblower is doing some fun romantic cruises the weekend before Valentine’s Day. Surprise your Valentine with an amazing cruise experience. VIP Cupid’s Dinner Cruise for $175 a person.  Its’ a three-hour cruise that includes a private reserved table with 4-course dinner, and unlimited champagne. … Continued


JUST SAY NO TO BAIT & SWITCH ADVERTISING   Article By: Maggie Clemens Why is Bait & Switch advertising still alive and still effective today? The other day I was doing some research for a client on the internet and ran across an ad from a real estate agent that read something like, “I will … Continued

The City of La Mesa Doesn’t Want Your Poop!

The City of La Mesa Doesn’t Want Your Poop!   This morning as I was walking my dog we walked past the water pump “house” on Bancroft.  I was amazed by how much dog poop there was and I can tell you for sure that the City of La Mesa Doesn’t Want Your Poop! Thinking … Continued