Choosing your agent

Choosing your agent

Pam Moss Elite Real Estate Brokers Special to The Village News Your home is your most important investment. When it comes to choosing an agent to sell your home, you have access to massive amounts of information, some good, some just junk. There are old fashioned, common sense ways to help decide. Questions need to […]

North San Diego County real estate ends year with solid price appreciation

North San Diego County real estate ends year with solid price appreciation

FALLBROOK – Real estate activity in two prime North San Diego County markets closed the year on several  high notes as prices and volume showed expected strength, Jerry Kalman, a Realtor® with HomeSmart Legends, reported Jan. 6. “December home sales in Fallbrook and Bonsall, paced by the closing of several high-end properties, came in 16 […]

FPUD purchases five air-vacuum valves

The Fallbrook Public Utility District (FPUD) has purchased five replacement air-vacuum valves for sewage service. A 5-0 FPUD board vote Dec. 12 approved the purchase of five valves from Pacific Pipeline for $25,082.78 including taxes. “That was just some additional equipment purchases for the collection system,” said FPUD general manager Brian Brady. “Those are just […]

Rainbow approves Olive Hill Estates easement quitclaim

The Rainbow Municipal Water District approved the quitclaim of an easement along the Olive Hill Estates development. Rainbow’s board voted 4-0 Dec. 6, with Rich Bigley absent, to authorize district general manager Tom Kennedy to execute the quitclaim deeds associated with the easements for an abandoned waterline. “We’re just giving the easement rights back to […]

Five free things that will help your home sell faster

Five free things that will help your home sell faster

Nancy Schrimpf Coldwell Banker Village Properties Special to the Village News Despite what HGTV would like you to believe, it is rarely wise to make major improvements when preparing to sell your home. Sure, if a celebrity greets you in the aisle of your local home improvement store and offers a free remodel in return […]

Supervisors authorize slurry seal resurfacing contract

Nine roads in greater Fallbrook – and 10 roads if funding permits – will undergo slurry seal resurfacing during 2017. The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted 4-0 Dec. 14, with Dianne Jacob recusing herself since her property is along a Jamul road which will benefit from the resurfacing, to authorize the advertisement for […]

Supervisors approve modifications for De Luz, Palomar Mountain FCI land

The controversy over a general plan amendment for lands whose density had been regulated under the Forest Conservation Initiative (FCI) focused on allowing increased density in the area near Alpine, but the San Diego County Board of Supervisors hearing Dec. 14 did not prevent the reclassification of two De Luz parcels and an amendment to […]

Funding added for Keys Creek flood control channel monitoring

An additional $75,000 was added to the San Diego County Flood Control District’s fiscal year 2016-17 budget for the biological and cultural monitoring of the Keys Creek flood control channel. The San Diego County Board of Supervisors, who are also the governing body members of the San Diego County Flood Control District, voted 5-0 Dec. […]