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By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
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The Windmill Food Hall is Open in Carlsbad 2019 Carlsbad’s iconic windmill is turning again, after what seemed like well over a year of standing still.  The windmill, built in 1982, is the site of what was once Pea Soup Andersen’s (that closed and later became TGI Friday’s) and now signals someth...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
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Hoot Hoot - Not 1 but 2 Owls on the Roof  We had a wonderful owl experience tonight at our house in Carlsbad, although the photo is not great. We have been hearing the Great Horned Owls daily for weeks, but don't see them. This evening, as it was getting dark, I heard an owl that sounded really c...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
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Housing Market Update for Q3 2019 for Carlsbad 92010Single Family Homes The Carlsbad 92010 area includes the communities of Calavera Hills, Tamarack Point, The Summit, The Foothills at Carlsbad (with multiple neighborhoods), Spinnaker Hill, Pacific Estates, Carlsbad Meadows, Tanglewood (condos), ...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
Comments 13
Enjoy the Pumpkin Patch and Corn MazeCarlsbad Strawberry Company, Carlsbad The annual Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze is open at the Carlsbad Strawberry Company in Carlsbad until November 2nd. No question the Carlsbad Strawberry Company is best known for its strawberries; you can buy already picked o...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
Comments 10
45th Annual Carlsbad Village Faire 2019 November 3rd in Carlsbad Fall is a popular time for outdoor events in Carlsbad. We’ve already had the popular Oktoberfest Fall Festival and the Super Hero Obstacle Race this past weekend, with the Pumpkin Plunge at the Alga Norte Aquatics Center coming up o...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
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Wordless Wednesday: Carlsbad Art and Antique Mall is No More  The sad news for many in Carlsbad is that this iconic collection of vendor booths for art, antiques, collectibles, and so much more - here for several decades - along with the Mas Fina Cantina, a yoga studio and a jewelry store, will b...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
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What’s the Value of My Carlsbad Home? Carlsbad Market Report for September 2019 The Carlsbad real estate market continues to change, with several shifts from last month and 1 year ago. These data do not include private sales or manufactured/mobile/multi-family housing; the numbers are derived fro...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
Comments 21
Carlsbad Halloween Pumpkin Plunge 2019Alga Norte Aquatic Center in La Costa Fall is here, stores are jammed with Halloween stuff, pumpkin patches are open, and it’s just a little over 2 weeks to the Pumpkin Plunge in Carlsbad. The annual floating pumpkin patch is held at the Alga Norte Community ...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
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Carlsbad Celebrates 2019 Halloween in the Village The 2nd Annual Halloween in the Village takes place in Carlsbad on Saturday October 26th from 3:00 to 6:00 pm, with fun for all including a Doggie Costume Contest at 4:00.   The Carlsbad Village Association does a wonderful job of promoting busine...

By Genevieve Anton, National Real Estate Marketing Firm
(Anton Communications)
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When you’ve made the decision to move your family to a new location, you may have to “sell” your kids on the idea, so they can be as excited as you. If you’ve chosen Carlsbad as your new family home, you’re in luck…there are so many places to visit and explore, your kids will be impatiently waiti...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
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Good Morning Last Day of Summer 2019 Looking out from our back patio It's hard to believe summer is over today and that the first day of Fall is tomorrow! Where did it go? Tomorrow, September 23rd, is the Autumnal Equinox, when the day and night are of approximately equal duration. No doubt you h...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
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Throwback Thursday: Bee Swarm in La Costa Carlsbad  I've seen a few swarms of bees over the years, back in New England and here in Southern California. Perhaps you have, too!.  But this was the most amazing. The bees collected into this huge cone in a pine tree at our first house here in Carlsbad...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
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2019 Museum Day in San Diego is September 21 Means FREE Museum Admission Do you need something fun to do this Saturday? Something FREE?! This coming Saturday, September 21st, is Museum Day, in San Diego, in California, and in all 50 states. Don't forget that our 2-day art festival, ArtWalk Carlsb...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
Comments 9
2019 Taste of Carlsbad VillageOctober 10th from 5 until 8 pm The Annual Taste of Carlsbad Village will be here soon, and excitement is mounting for this fun and tasty event, sponsored by Mission Federal Credit Union. Carlsbad food lovers will get to spend 3 hours on THURSDAY OCTOBER 10 between 5 ...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
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Wordless Wednesday: Don't Poke Around  This wall mural in Carlsbad Village probably needs no words to get the message across - "Don't Poke Around" as it's titled. Suffice it to say it's another one of the many Doodle murals created by well known Carlsbad artist, Bryan Snyder, and the master mind ...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
Comments 10
2019 Carlsbad Oktoberfest is Saturday October 5 Can you believe Fall officially arrives September 23rd? That’s less than 2 weeks from now. That means, among other things, it’s time for North San Diego County’s longest running Oktoberfest in Carlsbad. And a big crowd, perhaps 10,000, is expected. ...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
Comments 12
The Changing Face of Carlsbad VillageA New Hotel on Carlsbad Boulevard Carlsbad Village continues to change, and not surprisingly given the economy but also the popularity year-round of our seaside town in North San Diego County.  Out for a morning walk after breakfast in the Village at Cafe Elys...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
Comments 2
What’s the Value of My Carlsbad Home? Carlsbad Market Report for August 2019 The Carlsbad real estate market continues to change, with several shifts from last month and 1 year ago. These data do not include private sales or manufactured/mobile/multi-family housing; the numbers are derived from t...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
Comments 15
2019 Shop with the Chef Dinner Series in CarlsbadNext Dinner is Wednesday September 25th  Here’s a Foodie Alert for Carlsbad residents who enjoy dining out! The always popular farm-to-table Shop with the Chef dinner series will have the 2nd dinner on Wednesday, September 25th.  As you may already...

By Dennis and Sunshine Smith - REALTOR®, Making a Difference 4U in San Diego Real Estate
(RE/MAX Connections)
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A fully-updated entertainer's home in Escondido CA! Are you looking for a spacious home where you can entertain, enjoy privacy, and have ample space for a multi-generational lifestyle? This Escondido next-gen home is the one for you! Featuring 4 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, 3,569 sq. ft. of living sp...

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