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Housing Market: Another Gigantic Difference Between 2008 and 2018

Housing Market: Another Gigantic Difference Between 2008 and 2018 | Simplifying The MarketSome are attempting to compare the current housing market to the market leading up to the “boom and bust” that we experienced a decade ago. They look at price appreciation and conclude that we are on a similar trajectory, speeding toward another housing crisis. However, there is a major difference between the two markets. Last […]

Homebuyers Willing to Sacrifice ‘Must-Haves’ in Favor of Good School Districts

Homebuyers Willing to Sacrifice ‘Must-Haves’ in Favor of Good School Districts | Simplifying The MarketIt should come as no surprise that buying a home in a good school district is important to homebuyers. According to a report from Realtor.com, 86% of 18-34 year-olds and 84% of those aged 35-54 indicated that their home search areas were defined by school district boundaries. What is surprising, however, is that 78% of […]

Mountain House February Events!

It’s the season of love here at Mountain House! February is all about doing extra special activities with the ones you love most, whether it be your significant other or a group of girlfriends (or guy friends!). SO, we found some LOVE-ly events around town to help set the mood and make this month extra sweet. Check them out below:
 
 
 
 
Mountain House Events
Saturday, February 25th – Health Fair at Mountain House High School
Our beloved Mountain House High School will be hosting a Health and Wellness Fair! Bring the whole family by to gain some valuable knowledge on healthy foods, fitness, and much more! More details HERE.
Events Around Mountain House
Saturday, February 4th – Paws in Need Valentine Crab Feed
Paws in Need is hosting a delicious Crab Feed at the Livermore Shrine Event Center! When you attend this tasty feast, you’ll be saving innocent pets in need. There’s going to be fresh cracked crab, pasta, dessert, and more! More details HERE.
Saturday, February 4th – Sarah J. Wing: “Laughter is the Best Medicine”
Local stand up comedian, Sarah J. Wing will be at Alain Pinel Realtors to show you how laughter is truly the best medicine. You’ll discover your own sense of humor and how laughing can reduce stress and give you a better quality of life. More details HERE.
 Saturday, February 11th – Wine and Chocolate Weekend at Concannon Vineyard
What could be more romantic than dining with your Valentine(s) over wine and chocolate?! It’s a hard combo to beat, especially at the lovely Concannon Vineyard. Grab your honey (or your pals) and make sure to reserve a spot this month! More details HERE.
Tuesday, February 14th –  Valentine’s Day Dinner at Underdog Wine Bar
Who says underdogs can’t have more fun? You’ll be feeling like the belle of the ball when you and your main squeeze (or bestie) come enjoy a delicious Valentine’s Day dinner at this awesome joint! More details HERE.
Monday, February 20th – Oak 101: Educational Class at McGrail Vineyards and Winery
Do you think of yourself as a wine connoisseur? Put your palate to the test at McGrail Vineyards for an afternoon of tasting delicious oak wines! More details HERE.
Tuesday, February 28th – McGrail Vineyards Yoga + Wine
What’s more relaxing than yoga? Drinking wine right after! Enjoy stretching and downward-dogging under twinkling lights, followed by wine tasting, snacks, and mingling with friends. More details HERE.  
May your February be filled with plenty of love, laughter, and boxes full of chocolate!

Mountain House February Events!

It’s the season of love here at Mountain House! February is all about doing extra special activities with the ones you love most, whether it be your significant other or a group of girlfriends (or guy friends!). SO, we found some LOVE-ly events around town to help set the mood and make this month extra sweet. Check them out below:
 
 
 
 
Mountain House Events
Saturday, February 25th – Health Fair at Mountain House High School
Our beloved Mountain House High School will be hosting a Health and Wellness Fair! Bring the whole family by to gain some valuable knowledge on healthy foods, fitness, and much more! More details HERE.
Events Around Mountain House
Saturday, February 4th – Paws in Need Valentine Crab Feed
Paws in Need is hosting a delicious Crab Feed at the Livermore Shrine Event Center! When you attend this tasty feast, you’ll be saving innocent pets in need. There’s going to be fresh cracked crab, pasta, dessert, and more! More details HERE.
Saturday, February 4th – Sarah J. Wing: “Laughter is the Best Medicine”
Local stand up comedian, Sarah J. Wing will be at Alain Pinel Realtors to show you how laughter is truly the best medicine. You’ll discover your own sense of humor and how laughing can reduce stress and give you a better quality of life. More details HERE.
 Saturday, February 11th – Wine and Chocolate Weekend at Concannon Vineyard
What could be more romantic than dining with your Valentine(s) over wine and chocolate?! It’s a hard combo to beat, especially at the lovely Concannon Vineyard. Grab your honey (or your pals) and make sure to reserve a spot this month! More details HERE.
Tuesday, February 14th –  Valentine’s Day Dinner at Underdog Wine Bar
Who says underdogs can’t have more fun? You’ll be feeling like the belle of the ball when you and your main squeeze (or bestie) come enjoy a delicious Valentine’s Day dinner at this awesome joint! More details HERE.
Monday, February 20th – Oak 101: Educational Class at McGrail Vineyards and Winery
Do you think of yourself as a wine connoisseur? Put your palate to the test at McGrail Vineyards for an afternoon of tasting delicious oak wines! More details HERE.
Tuesday, February 28th – McGrail Vineyards Yoga + Wine
What’s more relaxing than yoga? Drinking wine right after! Enjoy stretching and downward-dogging under twinkling lights, followed by wine tasting, snacks, and mingling with friends. More details HERE.  
May your February be filled with plenty of love, laughter, and boxes full of chocolate!