Building 101: How to Work With a Contractor to Create Your Dream Home
Here's what you need to know before undergoing a building project with a contractor but no architect.Previously, we covered the best practices for working in tandem with a contractor and architect. If you choose not to employ an architect, here are the steps to take to make sure the process goes as ...
Fresh Ideas for Growing Vegetables in Containers
Looking for ways to bring more life to your garden? We can all use some helpful tips and guidance in creating a vibrant and healthy garden. Some yards need inspiration when it comes to utilizing your space. You may be able to get more plants than you think in a tight space. Large yards or ...
Pageant of the Masters
 The Pageant of the Masters is the Festival of Arts’ crowning jewel and arguably one of the most unique productions in the entire world. On each evening of the Festival of Arts summer schedule, ticket holders are amazed and enchanted by ninety minutes of tableaux vivants (living pictures), ...
When is a good time to rent?
People often ask if now is a good time to buy a home, but nobody ever asks whether or not it’s a good time to rent. Regardless, we want to make certain that everyone understands that now is NOT a good time to rent.The Census Bureau recently released their 2018 first quarter median rent ...
2018 Fourth of July events in the Beach Cities
Fireworks Shows: July 1-42018 will have the traditional Fireworks shows, which are getting more impressive each year! On Sunday, July 1, there is a major show inside Redondo Beach’s Seaside Lagoon which will be visible from the Pier and Harbor areas and will feature live music and all-day ...
Riviera Village Summer Festival
Riviera Village Association presents:41st Annual Riviera Village Summer Festival 2018Saturday, June 23rd 10am-8pmSunday, June 24th10am -7pmThis two day street festival features over 300 exhibitors, high end Arts and Crafts booths, Beer &  Wine Garden with LIVE Entertainment throughout the ...
2018 Summer Concerts in the South Bay
2018 Summer Concert Series in the South BaySummertime and live music go hand in hand here in the South Bay, and this year all of the Beach Cities are offering a full music calendar! Redondo Beach, Hermosa Beach, Manhattan Beach and El Segundo each have an independent concert series of their own. ...
5 Reasons to Sell This Summer
Here are five reasons listing your home for sale this summer makes sense. 1. Demand Is StrongThe latest Buyer Traffic Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows that buyer demand remains very strong throughout the vast majority of the country. These buyers are ready, willing ...
What is LAFC?
Feeling some of that soccer buzz with World Cup 2018 happening now? Los Angeles is lucky enough to have now two soccer teams to cheer for. The LA Galaxy has been here in Carson for years but there is a new team in town. They have recently started playing games and have created an excitement to the ...