The Lifestyles Blog
September 17, 2014
For many of us, memories of childhood are filled with summer afternoons spent by the pool. It was a staple of summer vacation to spend as much time as possible in the water playing Marco Polo or catching some rays poolside. If you currently own a home that doesn’t have a pool, you may be considering having one built. However, now that we’re grown-ups,... [...]

September 10, 2014
Do you love wine? Do you love sampling different types of wine, learning about their vintages and how it was made? Do you enjoy discussing these things with other oenophiles? You’re in luck! Harvest season is upon us, and many venues are hosting special wine events catering especially to you. Here’s a run down of what’s happening around San Diego.Masters... [...]

September 8, 2014
When Kristina Dommers visited the Real Living Lifestyles Del Mar office she felt comfortable from the minute she arrived. “The manager, Dixie Courtney,spent a lot of time making sure I understood everything we talked about and it just felt right,” commented Dommers. After years in the service and hospitality industry and raising four children, she... [...]

September 6, 2014
Bernie Truax was attracted to the global reach, local touch aspect of Real Living Lifestyles Real Estate. “I like that it is not too small, that we don’t get any exposure, but not too big that no one can make a decision. I like the marketing of the company and the values also,” Truax commented. Truax also credited the staff as one of the reasons... [...]

September 5, 2014
The former home of the famous former San Diego Charger, LaDanian Tomlinson, has been on the market since 2011, originally listed at $5.2 million. The 13+ acre estate is located in The Heritage in Poway, and boasts 5 bedrooms, 5.5 baths, detached guest quarters, a “hidden” theater and basketball/tennis court. The property did not sell the first time... [...]

September 3, 2014
While it may not be obvious because of our warm SoCal weather, fall is just around the corner. Now is the time to start thinking about getting your home ready for the coming season and cooler temps. But if you’re like many other homeowners, you may feel like you just don’t have the time or the inclination to tackle big home maintenance projects.... [...]

August 29, 2014
Memorial Services will be held at: Church of St. Thomas More 1450 South Melrose Dr. Oceanside, CA 92056 760-758-4100 Vigil: Wednesday 9/10/14 7:00 PM-8:30 PM Mass: Thursday 9/11/14 11:00 AM Reception: Location still pending but it will follow the Mass from noon to 3:00pm   Donations can be made in Bob’s Name: Because Bob Daniels believed... [...]

August 27, 2014
Do you feel like the whole summer went by and you didn’t have enough time just to have some fun? Don’t worry! There’s still a few days left to squeeze in some good times, and lucky for you there’s boatloads of great activities planned all around San Diego this Labor Day weekend. This is a holiday that celebrates the American worker, so be good... [...]

August 20, 2014
Is it time to sell your home? If you are thinking about selling your San Diego home, there are a few things you should do to make sure it’s ready to be placed on the market. Completing these tasks before prospective buyers look at your property will make it easier for you to sell your home more quickly and ensure you get the highest price possible.... [...]

August 14, 2014
Real Living is proud to have Susan Gamboa joining their team of expert agents. Gamboa commented, “After receiving my real estate license, I interviewed several real estate firms. After talking with a friend and Realtor, she recommended that I come talk with Real Living Lifestyles. Upon walking into the office, I was warmly greeted. During my meeting... [...]