Whether you take the long and winding road or buy a day-tripper transit ticket to ride, Del Mar Fairgrounds officials hope many will come together, right now in 2014 when next year’s San Diego County Fair celebrates the British Invasion. At the Oct. 8 meeting, the board of directors for the 22nd District Agricultural Association, which governs the fairgrounds, approved The Fab Fair as next year’s theme.
When people think of buying or selling a home, they often associate springtime with sales. It's true that spring is the busiest time of the year for real estate, with a surge in homes entering the market, and more buyers emerging to begin a home search. But did you know that fall is the second busiest time of the year for home sales?
Existing-home sales increased in August and reached the highest level in six-and-a-half years, while the median price shows nine consecutive months of double-digit year-over-year increases, according to the National Association of Realtors®.
Total existing-house sales , which are completed transactions that include single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops, rose 1.7 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.48 million in August from 5.39 million in July, and are 13.2 percent higher than the 4.84 million-unit level in August 2012.
A Sept. 13 groundbreaking officially marked the start of the Del Mar Race Track’s $5 million expansion, a project that will increase safety “where the turf meets the surf” and possibly attract one of the sports’ most coveted events, the Breeders Cup.