The City of Solana Beach’s Parks and Recreation Commission is hosting the ninth annual Beach Blanket Movie Night at Fletcher Cove Park on Saturday, Aug. 24, from 6-10 p.m. This family-friendly event is free and open to the public. The feature presentation is “Chasing Mavericks.”
The Rancho Santa Fe School District and Rancho Santa Fe Education Foundation will be hosting Back-to-School Nights on the following dates: Sept. 3 (Grades 6-8); Sept. 5 (Grades K-2); Sept. 10 (Grades 3-5). All Back-to-School Nights are adults-only.
We’re currently in the heart of moving season, those summer months when families typically prefer to uproot and replant someplace else. And this season has been noticeably busier, due to the housing market picking up, said John Bisney, spokesman for the American Moving & Storage Association. During the recession, “demand for residential moving services was down by almost a third,” he said. Despite a growing demand for these services, it’s still possible to save money when hauling your belongings from your current home to the next one. Below are moving tips for budget-conscious consumers.
Median home prices continued to rise in the majority of metropolitan areas in the second quarter, with the national year-over-year price showing the strongest gain in seven-and-a-half years, according to the latest quarterly report by the National Association of Realtors®.
Despite rising prices and higher mortgage interest rates, a companion breakout of income requirements to buy a median-priced home on a metro area basis shows most buyers remain well positioned to afford a home in their area.