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Palm Springs Life Cover Archive 2009 May

Palm Springs Life Cover Archive 2009 May

On The Cover:
Kaufmann House (detail), Palm Springs, 1947
© J.Paul Getty Trust. Used with permission.
Julius Shulman Photography Archive Research Library at the Getty Research Institute.


10 New Rules of Real Estate
Look for amenities and other perks in this buyer’s market.
By Sheila Grattan.

Revisiting the Kaufmann House
The delicate art of marketing Palm Springs’ most-famous house.
By Morris Newman.
Photography by Scott Mayoral.

Fashion Week El Paseo Wrap
Behind the scenes, at the tip of the runway, and in the mix of all the action at Fashion Week El Paseo, our photographers captured the excitement of Palm Desert’s most popular event.
Photography by Joseph Aaron, Adrianne Bonafede, Gary Bindman, Gregg Felsen, Lani Garfield, Brian Herman, Pat Krause, and Gerry Maceda.


Editor’s Letter
The changing meaning of value.
By Steven Biller.

El Paseo Plaza revival in Palm Springs; How to buy The Promontory; A patrol bomber lands at Palm Springs Air Museum; Three new books by local authors. Plus: Intelligencer.
By Janice Kleinschmidt

Samuel T. Adams reveals the poetic humor of our chaotic times.
By Steven Biller.

In a speed test, the last U.S.- born-and-bred Viper silences European competitors.
By Pat Devereux.
Photography by Andrew Yeadon.

Is your house still your best investment?
By Ellen Paris.

The Social Life
Parties, openings, fundraisers, and other events.
By Gloria Greer.

Gain strength and pace yourself.
By Sherryl Nova.


Desert Guide
The official guidebook of the Palm Springs Desert Resorts Convention and Visitors Authority. Everything you need to know about what’s happening in the desert.
Edited by Janice Kleinschmidt.

See: Palm Springs Life May 2009

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