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In the tony Thunderbird Heights neighborhood of Rancho Mirage — which has counted Gerald Ford, Anne Rice, and Michael S. Smith among its residents — sits a decidedly down-to-earth classic 1960s ranch house.
2014.07.29 12:18 PM

Home of the Month: Palatial Retreat

Sitting on 1.23 acres in The Renaissance at Clancy Lane in Rancho Mirage, the 9,500-square-foot home boasts picturesque, 360-degree mountain views.
2014.07.29 12:18 PM

Getting Back on Track

Housing prices continued to inch up in May for the seventh consecutive month, even as sales continued on a year-over-year decline.
2014.07.29 12:18 PM

Escena Golf Club Offers Room With a View, Combined Living Space

The Panorama Home at Escena Golf Club in Palm Springs combines the living, dining, and kitchen space with breath-taking views of the San Jacinto Mountains.
2014.07.27 08:06 AM

Coachella Valley Real Estate Market is a Demographic 'Super Mix'

The Coachella Valley is an eclectic mix of peoples, lifestyles, backgrounds, ages, incomes and wealth – a demographic super mix from all over the country and even the world.
2014.07.15 02:47 PM

H3K Design Restores Midcentury Splendor to Palm Springs Home

Howard Hawkes and Kevin Kemper of H3K Design have restored a Palm Springs home in the Twin Palms neighborhood back to its original midcentury splendor, but in a very 21st-century fashion.
2014.07.14 07:12 AM

Kyle Richards of 'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' Buys La Quinta House

Kyle Richards of 'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' and her husband Mauricio Umansky have bought a house in La Quinta.
2014.07.03 11:12 AM

Toscana Country Club Creates Friendships with No Borders

Toscana Country Club is on a roll with 40 home sales so far this year and a total sales volume of more than $74 million.
2014.07.01 05:44 AM

Super Tuscan

Behind the gates of the Toscana Country Club in Indian Wells, amid palm, olive, and citrus trees, the rustic elegance of Italian, Spanish, and Early California–style architecture reigns supreme.
2014.07.01 05:43 AM

This-Century Modern

Architect Anthony Poon brought an Asian-inspired and modern exploration to the new design located in Palm Springs’ Alta Verde Escena golf course community.
2014.07.01 05:43 AM

Market Watch - Good Times Ahead

A measurable decline in investor sales and a significant increase in higher-end home buyer sales means a much healthier Coachella Valley market.
2014.07.01 05:43 AM

Members Only

Built in the Early California architectural style, this home sits squarely within the Vintage Club, one of the country’s most affluent golf and tennis communities.
2014.05.30 02:33 PM

Market Watch - Tipping the Scales

The Pattern in valley housing over the last two years has been strong price increases fueled not by a powerful wave of home buyers but by a severe lack of home sellers. However, this pattern might finally be changing.
2014.05.30 02:33 PM

California Home Sales, Median Price Rise in April

California’s housing market continued to perform better than expected in April with both the median home price and home sales increasing month to month, according to the California Association of Realtors.
2014.05.15 04:16 PM

How to Pick the Proper Paver Sealer

Gather as much information about the sealer you plan to use on your paver surface so that expectations do not exceed its capabilities.
2014.05.01 08:51 AM

MarketWatch - What’s Behind the wage plunge?

Even after five years of the strongest government stimulation in American history, real wages are still down 10 percent, and the broadest measure of unemployment is 12.7 percent, just 4 percent less than its all-time high.
2014.05.01 08:04 AM

Living Well in the Golden Years

Palm Springs boasts beautiful housing communities for those on the cusp of — or already enjoying — their senior lifestyle
2014.05.01 08:04 AM

Otherworldly Craftsmanship

Space-age architecture meets organic design in a Hollywood legend’s hilltop estate
2014.05.01 08:04 AM

Buying Into Paradise

Palm Springs Real estate agent Andy Linsky lends insider information about purchasing a home in the Coachella valley
2014.05.01 08:04 AM

Toscana Gears Wellness for Lifelong Learning Experience

At Toscana, wellness encompasses more than just fitness. It’s an opportunity for lifelong learning for members to acquire new skills.
2014.05.01 06:14 AM

Real Estate, Tourism Continue Climb in Greater Palm Springs

Real estate and tourism continue their upswing in Greater Palm Springs, fueling continued local economic recovery, according to experts at the Coachella Valley Economic Forecast Conference.
2014.04.11 02:27 PM

Palm Springs Regional Association of Realtors Names CEO

DaVina Lara has been named CEO of the Palm Springs Regional Association of Realtors board of directors.
2014.04.11 10:33 AM

(Merv) Griffin Ranch Reopens La Quinta Doors

Lennar has reopened homes for sale at Griffin Ranch, once touted by the late talk show host and media mogul, Merv Griffin.
2014.04.04 04:08 PM

College of the Desert Eyes Palm Springs Mall in Expansion Switch

The Palm Springs Mall has once again become a focal point for College of the Desert's campus expansion plans.
2014.04.03 03:54 PM

Modernism Week Attendance Exceeds 45,000

Attendance at the 2014 Modernism Week broke the 45,000 mark or an increase of more than 10 percent over 2013, according to event officials.
2014.04.02 04:36 PM

Palm Springs Stars in Upcoming 'American Dream Builders' Episode

Palm Springs will be featured on NBC’s
 "American Dream Builders" March 30 after transforming two mid-century modern homes in the Racquet Club Estate area.
2014.03.26 11:11 AM

What is Modernism? Modern With a Bit of Nostalgia

What is modernism? Today, we appreciate and learn from modernism and the modern era with modern-day eyes and a bit of nostalgia.
2014.03.10 03:11 PM

Toscana Country Club Cyclists Share Spirit of Adventure

A growing and diverse group of cyclists at Toscana have taken their adventuresome spirit to book a pair of biking trips to Burgundy, France.
2014.03.04 09:28 AM

Leonardo DiCaprio Buys Dinah Shore House in Palm Springs

Oscar-nominated actor Leonardo DiCaprio has bought the former Dinah Shore home in the La Palmas neighborhood of Palm Springs.
2014.03.03 04:30 PM

Entertainment Enclave

Poolside cocktail parties. Back-lawn croquet. Tennis matches between friends. These are the images conjured when one pictures the perfect Palm Springs home.
2014.02.28 10:45 AM

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2013/14 Best of the Best

2013/14 Best of the Best

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Cartoon Caption Contest

Cartoon Caption Contest

Each month, we provide a vintage 1950’s cartoon illustrated by Alice Rovinsky. You are invited to submit a caption or vote for your favorite caption.
Pets on Parade 2014 Photo Contest

Pets on Parade 2014 Photo Contest

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