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    Monday, October 29, 2018   /   by Ryan Stein

    Dining Lifestyle in San Diego

    San Diego is known for its vibrant culture, gorgeous weather, and eclectic food scene. With taco stands on nearly every block and seafood served straight from the ocean, this city is at the top of our list for foodies. Those lucky enough to call San Diego home, enjoy food from around the world within steps from their homes. This city is simply bursting with fine dining and local fare.
    With so many mouth-watering local hot spots, the options of where to eat are endless. Whether you are looking for a traditional Mexican dish, a plate of fresh oysters, or a burger and a beer, we have compiled a list of local favorites that will be worth the drive. Load up the car and explore!


    The Cottage La Jolla - Located on Fay Avenue in La Jolla, this charming indoor/outdoor restaurant is great for breakfast or lunch. Grab a bag of their famous granola to-go or take a seat for a delicious full-service meal complete with coffee or a mimosa.
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    Friday, June 15, 2018   /   by Ryan Stein

    Father's Day in San Diego

    Father’s Day may be right around the corner, but there’s still time to plan something fun and memorable. If you are in or around the San Diego area, there is no shortage of things to do with your Dad that will show him your love and appreciation. Plus, let’s be honest, he probably has enough ties and power tools for now, so check out these unique activities and excursions in San Diego that will make this Father’s Day one for the books.
    Father’s Day Beatles Brunch
    The Beatles and Dads often go hand in hand. Surprise your Dad with this awesome Beatles themed brunch at the Quartyard, located in the East Village Neighborhood of Downtown San Diego. This event features The Baja Bugs, a groovy four-piece band with an extensive knowledge of all The Beatles’ best jams. The event is free before 12pm, and five bucks at the door after 12pm. Check out more info for event here.
    Crawfish Broil
    Most Dad’s like barbeque, that’s just a fact of li ...

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    Wednesday, February 21, 2018   /   by Ryan Stein

    80% of Renters Believe Homeownership is a Part of Their American Dream

    According to the latest Aspiring Home Buyers Profile by the National Association of Realtors (NAR), 82% of surveyed renters desire to own a home in the future, with 80% believing homeownership is a big part of achieving their American Dream.
    The profile went on to state that 50% of millennials believe that their rent will increase, with 20% believing that an increase in rent will be the catalyst that pushes them to consider buying a home vs. renewing their lease.
    So, what is holding renters back?

    What would make renters take the plunge?

    NAR’s Chief Economist, Lawrence Yun believes that,

    “Housing demand in 2018 will be fueled by more millennials finally deciding to marry and have kids and the expectations that solid job growth and the strengthening economy will push incomes higher.”

    Yun goes on to warn that,

    “However, with prices and mortgage rates also expected to increase, affordability pressure ...

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    Monday, February 19, 2018   /   by Ryan Stein

    2018 Weekend Road Trip to San Diego

    Road trips can be a wonderful time. No matter if it’s just you, with some friends, or with the whole family, road trips always seem to teach something about yourself that you didn't know before. If you’re ready to start planning your text over-the-road journey, we have the perfect trip! This time, it should be going to none other than San Diego, California. Located off the pacific coast, San Diego promotes health, wealth, and happiness for all to enjoy. It is such a welcoming city. If you take a road trip here, you will be provided with a good time that will never be forgotten. Shoot, you might even move there. You’ll like it that much! Here, we are going to look at the best way to travel to San Diego, and what you should do once you get there. Time to fill up the good old gas tank and get rolling!
    Recommended vehicles
    One way to make a road trip extra special is by renting a car that’s not so similar to your own. Situations may vary here though, so le ...

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    Monday, February 05, 2018   /   by Ryan Stein

    Whether You Rent or Buy, Either Way You’re Paying a Mortgage!

    There are some people who have not purchased homes because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize, however, that unless you are living with your parents rent-free, you are paying a mortgage – either yours or your landlord’s.
    As Entrepreneur Magazine, a premier source for small business, explained in their article, “12 Practical Steps to Getting Rich”:

    “While renting on a temporary basis isn’t terrible, you should most certainly own the roof over your head if you’re serious about your finances. It won’t make you rich overnight, but by renting, you’re paying someone else’s mortgage. In effect, you’re making someone else rich.”

    Christina Boyle, Senior Vice President and head of the Single-Family Sales & Relationship Management organization at Freddie Mac, explains another benefit of securing a mortgage ...

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