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Home of the Week: A Bit of France in Newport Beach

In our newest ‘Home of the Week’ we move from an estate just outside of Salt Lake City to an impressive waterfront home in Newport Beach, California.

4 Homes with a Breeze to Beat the Summer Heat

If you are one of the 50 million Americans currently embroiled in the heat wave, we feel for you. And don’t worry, those of us on the East Coast are supposed to join the fun tomorrow!

7 Drool-Worthy Pools

Since there isn’t quite enough room for a pool in my backyard I indulge myself in the envious admiration of some of the amazing poolside homes on coldwellbanker.com.

June 21 / 2012

Remembering Oconee Drive

As I was thinking back, it occurred to me that I purchased my home 40 years ago this year. It was 113 Oconee Drive in Spartanburg, South Carolina. The year was 1970 and I bought it (with some help from my parents) for what seemed like a huge sum of money – less than $30,000. The home was three-bedrooms and two-bathrooms, and I still remember the brick, the ranch layout, the carport and having the first place I could call my own!