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The Bridge House

Often referred to as “The Bridge House” because the great room sits on a steel I-beam structure 6 feet above the terrain in the Little Tuscany neighborhood of Palm Springs.
2016.02.01 06:47 AM

Palm Springs Regional Association of REALTORS® Names 2016 Leadership Team

The Palm Springs Regional Association of Realtors capped one of its most exciting years with its 2015 Annual Awards Dinner on Dec. 10 at The Saguaro Palm Springs.
2015.12.22 12:00 PM

Toscana Unveils Three Newly Renovated Show Homes

Toscana Country Club recently unveiled dramatic changes made to three of the 10 show homes including floor plan changes and new flooring, cabinets, countertops, furnishings, art and accessories.
2015.12.16 02:59 PM

Former Debbie Reynolds Home for Sale in Palm Springs

The former Debbie Reynolds Estate is for sale in Palm Springs - the same house were Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher played as a kid.
2015.12.09 02:05 PM

Living on the Edge

Just up the road from The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage sits Mirada Estates, a prestigious neighborhood that offers more than an amazing place to live.
2015.12.01 06:59 AM

Toscana Members Share Biking Adventure in Croatia

Twenty Toscana Country Club members who share a passion for cycling, the sea, food, and wine joined together for a once in a lifetime trip to Croatia.
2015.11.05 04:18 PM

Striking Angles

The approach to this contemporary Bighorn home is both dramatic and intimate.
2015.10.30 08:20 AM

Estate In The Round

Tim Morrison and his partner Scott Strassner recently reimagined — literally from floor to ceiling — this historic property in the elite Thunderbird Heights community.
2015.10.30 08:19 AM

California Housing Market Demand Will Remain Strong in 2016

California's housing market will continue to improve into 2016, but a shortage of homes on the market and a crimp in housing affordability also will persist.
2015.10.08 10:39 AM

A Tale of Nine Cities

From the housing crash of 2007 to the recovery in 2011, It’s time to look at how successfully each Coachella Valley city has emerged from the crisis.
2015.09.30 03:02 PM

Modern Luxury

Set inside a gated entrance in the Old Las Palmas neighborhood in Palm Springs, this half-acre property is the quintessential, sophisticated desert hideaway.
2015.09.30 03:02 PM

Glam Factor

Built by Hank Webber and Associates in 1969 for venture capitalist Jerome Factor, a cousin to Max Factor of the Max Factor cosmetics company, this Palm Springs home houses 5,471 square feet.
2015.07.31 06:00 AM

On the Edge of Tomorrow

Perched high over the valley adjacent to The Ritz-Carlton in Rancho Mirage, this Mirada Estates home epitomizes open-space luxury living.
2015.06.29 08:46 AM

Palm Springs Regional Association of Realtors Forges Partnership With Palm Springs Life

The Palm Springs Regional Association of Realtors announces the formation of an exclusive partnership with Palm Springs Life Magazine.
2015.06.26 08:45 AM

Rancho Las Palmas Shopping Center Takes on New Look

Despite its prime location just behind The River in Rancho Mirage, the Rancho Las Palmas Shopping Center may be the city’s best kept secret.
2015.05.31 07:00 AM

Sophisticated Sanctuary

This four-bedroom, 4.5-bath, 6,040-square-foot estate welcomes guests with an impressive entry drive and tower, complete with a large courtyard, fire pit, and custom fountain.
2015.05.29 08:24 AM

California Housing Affordabilty Rate Rises for 2nd Straight Quarter

Lower interest rates and stabilizing home prices over the past year combined to make it easier for more Californians to purchase a home in the first quarter of 2015, according to the California Association of Realtors.
2015.05.13 09:45 AM

The Real Estate Match Makers

When Coachella Valley visitors went searching for the perfect residence, they turned to real estate professionals to help them. Here’s how these experts match their clients with the right home.
2015.05.01 07:04 AM

The Case for Country Clubs

The country club, that kissing cousin of the city club, has long held a firm grip on America’s imagination.
2015.05.01 07:04 AM

Jim Houston Lists Palm Springs Home for $11 Million

Palm Springs philanthropist Jim Houston has listed his Houston South mansion in the Old Las Palmas neighborhood of Palm Springs for $11 million.
2015.04.07 07:00 AM

Fashionable Villa

The granddaughter of Guccio Gucci, founder of the legendary Florentine fashion label House of Gucci, purchased and developed this property in Mountain Center in 1993.
2015.03.31 09:00 AM

Exquisite Accommodations

Originally constructed in 1989 for Carl’s Jr. founder Carl Karcher, this 8,353-square-foot home is the ultimate residence for hosting large gatherings.
2015.02.27 03:05 PM

Palm Springs Ranks No. 5 in U.S. as Vacation Rental Destination by TripAdvisor

Palm Springs has been ranked among the top five vacation rental destinations in the country, according to a study by TripAdvisor from traveler reviews in 2014.
2015.02.25 01:01 PM

Modern Manor

Overlooking the fairway at Tamarisk Country Club in Rancho Mirage is a period home recognized as one of architect William Cody’s midcentury modern masterpieces.
2015.01.30 08:32 AM

Toscana Families Open Their Homes to Military Members for Thanksgiving

More than 50 Marines and Sailors enjoyed Toscana Country Club for Thanksgiving as one of nine clubs participating in the American Friends of our Armed Forces (AFAF) annual program hosted by Coachella Valley families.
2015.01.01 10:00 AM

Unsurpassed Views

Perched high in the San Jacinto Mountains approximately 200 feet above the valley floor, this Southridge community home in Palm Springs exudes elegance while offering privacy and a 360-degree view of the surrounding mountains and city lights below.
2014.12.31 09:14 AM

Desert by Design

Palm Desert architect Guy Dreier’s nature-inspired approach to residential design was an ideal fit when The Vintage Club made its debut in 1980 at the foot of Eisenhower Mountain.
2014.12.17 03:09 PM

A Bigger, Better Modernism Week

Today, the city of Palm Springs touts Modernism Week as one of its signature events, stretching over 11 days in February and drawing tens of thousands of architecture and design buffs from around the globe.
2014.11.26 09:20 AM

Oasis in the Desert

Featuring more than 9,000 square feet on the 12-acre property, the Spanish-style adobe in Palm Springs built by Palm Springs Air Museum founders Bob and Jo Pond can accommodate up to 100 cars.
2014.11.26 09:18 AM

Joel Douglas Puts Former Clark Gable/Carole Lombard House on Market

Just like a Hollywood script, It was love at first sight for movie producer Joel Douglas, son of Kirk Douglas, when he saw the Old Las Palmas residence in Palm Springs.
2014.11.02 06:30 AM

A Stately Retreat

Modern lines and luxurious details define this La Quinta Hideaway estate.
2014.10.31 08:44 AM

On Retreat

This James McNaughton Movie Colony home, once part of the Barbara Hutton estate, exudes a timeless simplicity, progressing between privacy and transparency, connecting the inside with the outside.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

Visionary - Troy Zimmerman

Arts, Media & Entertainment Visionary - “It’s two hours from everything, whether you want to be in the mountains or by the ocean. It’s a huge community of good people, and it’s become a mecca of good design.”
2014.09.22 03:11 PM

Monte Sereno Palm Springs Balances Midcentury with Spanish, Tuscan-Inspired

Homes at Alta Verde Monte Sereno in South Palm Springs could appease both fans of midcentury design and those of Spanish and Tuscan-inspired homes.
2014.09.21 06:30 AM

Go Native

When designing a personal outdoor oasis, there are many reasons to opt for plants native to the desert.
2014.09.02 06:30 AM

New Construction Taking Off at Toscana Country Club

Construction activity at Toscana is matching the soaring temperatures in the desert with 20 homes under construction and more slated to start in the upcoming months.
2014.08.01 09:10 AM

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

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

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

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

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

Otherworldly Craftsmanship

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

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

Market Watch — Fundamental Change

Increase In Net Worth Bodes Well For The Coachella Valley
2014.02.28 10:45 AM

Twin Palms Frank Sinatra: View Icon's 1st Palm Springs Home

The Frank Sinatra Twin Palms estate takes visitors into the late icon's Palm Springs home built by famed architect E. Stewart Williams.
2014.02.26 02:00 PM

Edris House: Owner Stays True to E. Stewart Williams' Vision

The Edris House in Palm Springs is both a home and a fitting tribute to its architect, E. Stewart Williams.
2014.02.26 11:30 AM

Kelly Lynch Makes Personal Connection to Oyler House, Neutra Through Film

Actress Kelly Lynch had a chance to meet the original owner of the Richard Neutra designed Oyler House during filming of a documentary on its history.
2014.02.17 09:14 PM

Palm Springs Modernism Show: Marvelous Mod

Everything modernism from jewelry to furniture to art filled the Palm Springs Modernism Show & Sale.
2014.02.14 10:18 PM

'Modern on the Market' Opens Door to Mid-Century Homes

'Modern on the Market' will give modernists and novices alike an opportunity to check out mid-century modern homes currently on the market Feb. 15.
2014.02.12 04:20 PM

Frey House II: Simple. Durable. Zen. Iconic.

Frey House II is the second of two personal homes designed and constructed in Palm Springs by legendary architect Albert Frey.
2014.02.09 08:57 PM

Trilogy at The Polo Club Previews Models

Shea Homes' Trilogy at The Polo Club reveals its newest resort community Feb. 8-9 in La Quinta.
2014.02.07 11:09 AM

2014 Will be Good to Coachella Valley Economy, Expert Says

Christopher Thornberg, one of the state's leading economists, believes 2014 will be one of the best growth years in the Coachella Valley in awhile.
2014.02.03 11:03 PM

Toscana Country Club Celebrates the Month of Love

From romantic spa experiences to golf events to out of town jaunts, members and homeowners of Toscana Country Club can celebrate the month of love in February.
2014.01.31 01:16 PM

In the Light

Designer Christopher Thompson sets the mood of a space with creative lighting concepts.
2014.01.31 07:57 AM

Market Watch: Bubble-Free Zone

Even though home prices in the valley have risen 55 percent and distressed sales have fallen to 15 percent from a high of 60 percent, many people worry about this housing market.
2014.01.31 07:56 AM

Economic Experts Give 2014 Forecast for Coachella Valley

Economic experts Esmael Adibi and Christopher Thornberg will present their 2014 economic forecast at Coachella Invest 2014.
2014.01.21 04:52 PM

Palm Springs Real Estate Agents Host Their Own Film Premiere

Palm Springs real estate agents Michael Stray and John Cyr have decided to throw their own red carpet affair, only their film is a 30-second commercial and the stars are a pair of homes.
2014.01.09 04:25 PM

Toscana’s Growth Keeps Pace with Busy Season

Toscana is a whirlwind of activity as members returning for the season can attest to the quick immersion into a host of endeavors.
2013.12.31 08:34 AM

Outside the Lines

Built for the golfer who enjoys the best in indoor / outdoor living, this custom contemporary house offers an ultra-private perch at the highest point of Las Cascadas Cove.
2013.12.31 07:46 AM

Cool and Collected

A Palm Springs couple says quirky art and furnishings make their house a home
2013.12.30 02:31 PM

Taste of the Tropics

Entertain family and friends at this spacious Rancho Mirage Estate. The 8,818-square-foot property boasts seven bedrooms and nine bathrooms in three separate, freestanding structures.
2013.11.27 07:40 AM

Have No Fear

A 1 percent increase in mortgage rates in June and July scared many homebuyers, and generated a growing belief the recovery was over because higher rates were ahead.
2013.11.27 07:40 AM

Visit the 10 Beautifully Decorated Show Homes at Toscana

From patio bars to pools and spas and everywhere in between. The architecture is authentic, informed by Mediterranean influences and burnished with a distinctly California character.
2013.10.31 10:25 AM

Exotic Luxury

The sophisticated Moroccan-style Casbah Cove residence in Bighorn Golf Club features an amazing 30-by-40-foot retractable glass ceiling in the center of the house that opens to blue skies and starry nights.
2013.10.31 08:58 AM

Approaching Normal

The slow housing season has begun in the Coachella Valley — a good time to review the progress of the recovery. Pricewise, it’s doing well.
2013.10.31 08:58 AM

Monochrome Modern

About four years ago, something unexpected happened on the eastern edge of Joshua Tree. Architect Robert Stone began building two houses that recalibrate the notion of what new desert architecture can mean.
2013.10.31 08:58 AM

Escena Palm Springs Attracts Pair of New Home Builders

Toll Brothers and Beazer Homes have acquired 200 Escena Palm Springs home sites, joining two other national homebuilders as new construction continues to show signs of life.
2013.10.29 02:56 PM

Vallera Palm Springs Adds to Palm Springs Development

Construction will begin this fall on Vallera Palm Springs, following an agreement between The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians with The Rilington Group to build on Tribal trust land in downtown Palm Springs.
2013.10.23 09:37 AM

Up With Value

Housing continues strong recovery throughout the Coachella Valley. The median price per square foot had risen 23 percent over last year.
2013.10.01 07:57 AM

Steady as it Grows

Riverside is California’s fourth-largest county, and the Coachella Valley is vital to its steady economic recovery.
2013.10.01 07:47 AM

Playing Zone Defense

California’s Enterprise Zone Program was set up in 1984 to give businesses incentives to locate and hire in depressed areas.
2013.10.01 07:45 AM

Experience la dolce vita at Toscana Country Club

Spread over 640 sun-drenched rolling acres, this community developed by the acclaimed Sunrise Company combines the idyllic charm of Tuscany with the Coachella Valley’s distinctive ‘California casual’ vibe.
2013.10.01 07:41 AM

Visionary - John Monahan

John Monahan, who retired after 25 years as a healthcare company executive, has purchased and renovated the building, now called The Five Hundred.
2013.09.27 01:07 PM

Visionary - Randall Bone

Sunrise Company, which has developed some of the area’s finest country clubs and hotels over its 45 years, strives to bottle that experience.
2013.09.27 12:23 PM

Visionary - Vincent Battaglia

Renova — a full-service solar power plant builder for homes, businesses, and nonprofits from the Coachella Valley to the Salton Sea — began as Battaglia’s MBA thesis at UC Riverside Palm Desert Graduate Center.
2013.09.27 12:17 PM

Nurturing Entrepreneurs From Startup to Profit

Great ideas can be born anywhere, but they come to Greater Palm Springs to thrive. The Coachella Valley Innovation Hub (CViHub) has added a 45,000-square-foot Accelerator Campus and graduated its first class of entrepreneurs, with more in the pipeline.
2013.09.27 10:09 AM

Builders Hammer the Sounds of Progress

Home prices in the Coachella Valley are rising, leaving behind the recession, while offering an affordable alternative to Los Angeles, Orange, and San Diego counties.
2013.09.27 09:27 AM

The Pursuit of Happiness

Welcome to Greater Palm Springs, also known as the Coachella Valley, an idyllic destination built on tourism and agriculture, and growing in many other areas.
2013.09.23 12:54 PM

Market Watch - The Surge is Working

Home prices in the first four months of the year continued to surge at double-digit rates. A close look at these large gains reveals an important mechanism driving the housing recovery in the Coachella Valley.
2013.07.01 08:31 AM

Ain’t No Sunshine

In a wry sign from above and beyond, the City of Palm Springs was baptized by the bucketful the year it was born.
2013.07.01 08:31 AM
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