Riverside County is a’growin

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Riverside County is No. 1 in California for population growth in 2018 Riverside County’s population rose 27,386 in the year ended July 1, largest gain among the state’s counties. Now if only we could get more housing built and more higher paying jobs.... Check out the link here, also don't be afraid to scroll into … Continue reading Riverside County is a’growin

Commuter Solutions: The Best Suburbs Close to Los Angeles

~ interesting that San Bernardino and Riverside County cities were not mentioned as us here in the Inland Empire know how many are commuting to Los Angeles, Orange and San Diego Counties from here. But then again maybe we will just keep that secret 😉 ~ Commuter Solutions: The Best Suburbs Close to Los Angeles … Continue reading Commuter Solutions: The Best Suburbs Close to Los Angeles

Southern California Home Prices Hit 10 Year High

Southern California home prices jump 10% amid scarcity of sellers Dean Musgrove, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG File photo 7 Comments By Jeff Collins | JeffCollins@scng.com | Orange County Register PUBLISHED: March 21, 2018 at 3:34 pm | UPDATED: March 21, 2018 at 3:53 pm Southern California home prices continued galloping upward at double-digit rates in … Continue reading Southern California Home Prices Hit 10 Year High

Reminder Sales Tax Increase

  Why you will soon pay more sales taxes in four Inland cities   Shoppers in four Riverside County cities will be paying a bit more at the checkout counter starting April 1 when voter-approved sales tax increases take effect in Hemet, Menifee, Riverside and Temecula. Sales taxes there will rise one percentage point, from … Continue reading Reminder Sales Tax Increase

2017’s Happiest Places to Live

2017’s Happiest Places to Live The pursuit of happiness is an unalienable right of all people. The U.S. Declaration of Independence makes that very clear. But as everyone discovers at some point, happiness is not so easy to achieve — unless, perhaps, you’re in a place where it is not only a state of being … Continue reading 2017’s Happiest Places to Live

How Riverside man came to write ‘100 Things to Do in Riverside Before You Die’

~ what a cool and inspiring story of someone in our own backyard~ How Riverside man came to write '100 Things to Do in Riverside Before You Die' Larry Burns' epiphany to follow his dreams came while working as the career center director at Cal State San Bernardino, helping students connect their education with their … Continue reading How Riverside man came to write ‘100 Things to Do in Riverside Before You Die’

More home sales are failing to close

More home sales are failing to close Posted by Carrie B. Reyes | Mar 6, 2017 | Home Sales, Real Estate News | 0 | Nationally, 3.9% of home sales failed to close in 2016, compared to 2.1% in 2015, according to Trulia. Homes which changed status from pending or active contingent back to for … Continue reading More home sales are failing to close

2017’s Best & Worst Cities for an Active Lifestyle

Fitness 2017

~ I think that San Bernardino & Riverside can do better, but at least we are not the worst ~ 2017’s Best & Worst Cities for an Active Lifestyle Jan 5, 2017  |  Richie Bernardo, Senior Writer 2,178 SHARES There’s a reason why bodybuilding experts invented the concept of “cheat day”: Even the fittest of the fit … Continue reading 2017’s Best & Worst Cities for an Active Lifestyle

Are Inland residents locked out of the housing market?

  Are Inland residents locked out of the housing market? The housing crisis in California is ground-level concern Update: An earlier version of this story gave the incorrect figures for the cost of fees to developers to build a home in San Bernardino County. The range is $35,000 to $50,000. Also, percentage of crowded homes … Continue reading Are Inland residents locked out of the housing market?

California demand for wind power energizes transmission firms

  California demand for wind power energizes transmission firms By Nichola Groom ReutersFebruary 15, 2017 <img alt="FILE PHOTO - A finished wind turbine complex is shown in southern Wyoming" class="StretchedBox W(100%) H(100%) ie-7_H(a)" src="https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/xkiMhXOKCCLS1u9pc4g0pA--/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjtzbT0xO3c9NDUwO2g9MzE4O2lsPXBsYW5l/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2017-02-15T163747Z_2_LYNXMPED1E15U_RTROPTP_2_USA-WIND-CALIFORNIA.JPG.cf.jpg"/> A finished wind turbine complex is shown in southern Wyoming, U.S. on July 21, 2009. REUTERS/Ed Stoddard/File Photo More By Nichola … Continue reading California demand for wind power energizes transmission firms