Upcoming Event in Auburn, Ca. ~ AUBURN WILD WEST STAMPEDE-RODEO

said on April 16th, 2013 filed under: Auburn, Fun Things to Do Outdoors, Localism

Upcoming Event in Auburn, Ca. ~ AUBURN WILD WEST  STAMPEDE-RODEO! (more…)Continue Reading!

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Upcoming Local Event near Auburn, Ca. ~ Keeping Kids Safe Festival

said on April 15th, 2013 filed under: Fun Things to Do Outdoors, Grass Valley, Localism

Upcoming Local Event near Auburn, Ca. ~ Keeping Kids Safe Festival is on Saturday April 20, 2013 from 10 am - 4pm. (more…)Continue Reading!

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Home sales for Grass Valley, Ca. in 2013.

said on April 12th, 2013 filed under: Grass Valley, Localism

Home sales for Grass Valley, Ca. in 2013. As we continue to look at our local Real Estate happenings, we move onto Grass Valley, Ca. For this analysis, we’ll look at sales data from the Nevada County Association of Realtors for the first quarter of 2013. This analysis shows the “average” sold data for homes that were not short sales. (more…)Continue Reading!

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Home sales for Colfax/Weimar, Ca. in 2013.

said on April 11th, 2013 filed under: Localism

Home sales for Colfax/Weimar, Ca. in 2013. For this analysis, we’ll look at sales data from the Nevada County Association of Realtors for the first quarter of 2013. This analysis shows the “average” sold data for homes that were not short sales. (more…)Continue Reading!

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Home Sales for Alta Sierra, Ca. in 2013

said on April 10th, 2013 filed under: Alta Sierra, Localism

Home sales for Alta Sierra, Ca. in 2013. For this analysis, we’ll look at sales data from the Nevada County Association of Realtors for the first quarter of 2013. This analysis shows the “average” sold data for homes that were not short sales. (more…)Continue Reading!

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Home sales for South County, Ca. in 2013.

said on April 9th, 2013 filed under: Localism

Home sales for South County, Ca. in 2013. For this analysis, we’ll look at sales data from the Nevada County Association of Realtors for the first quarter of 2013. This analysis shows the "average" sold data for homes that were not short sales. (more…)Continue Reading!

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Home Sales for Lake of the Pines, Ca. in 2013

said on April 8th, 2013 filed under: Lake of the Pines, Localism

Home sales for Lake of the Pines, Ca. in 2013. Let’s dispense with anecdotal examples. Let’s swerve around wishful thinking.  Let’s take an honest look at the hard evidence–actual sales of homes at Lake of the Pines, California. For this analysis, we’ll compare sales data from the Nevada County Association of Realtors for the first quarter of 2013. This analysis shows the "average" for non lakefront homes as there weren't any lakefronts sold during the first quarter. Number of homes sold                                             26 Average Days on the Market...Continue Reading!

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Lake of the Pines Aerial View

said on April 2nd, 2013 filed under: Localism

Golden Hills Real Estate

Lake of the Pines Aerial View.  Want to see a cool photo of Lake of the Pines? This photo was taken by our pal, Phil Green, who took it from an ultra-light while he was soaring over our beautiful community.Continue Reading!

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Lake of the Pines Easter Egg Hunt

said on March 30th, 2013 filed under: Fun Things to Do Outdoors, Lake of the Pines, Localism, Whimsy

Golden Hills Real Estate

  Lake of the Pines Easter Egg Hunt, or . . .   I Married the Easter Bunny! There must have been a record number of children at the annual Easter Egg Hunt. By the time I arrived, the first wave of toddlers had already completed their mad dash to egg satiation, and the second wave, the middle-aged ruffians were lining up. The star of course is the Easter Bunny herself. Hmmm, those ears . . . ? That nose . . . ? It all looks so familiar.  If...Continue Reading!

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Pump Up Septic Systems

said on March 22nd, 2013 filed under: Localism

Golden Hills Real Estate

Pump Up Septic Systems. Yes, here's another poo blog.  But this one has dramatic twists.  It's a four-chamber septic system that pumps the poo uphill . . . and it's broken.  Yay!  Conflict.  Suspense.  Heroes! Here's a sketch of how the pump up system works. The first two chambers of the system comprise a standard two-chamber 1500 gallon concrete septic tank buried in the ground.  Let's look down into the first chamber, the one closest to the house where the "solids" are "processed" and separated...Continue Reading!

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