Fair Oaks Homes For Sale by Sally Dunbar... Bridging Buyers and Sellers for Decades

Real Estate Agent - Lyon Real Estate, Fair Oaks CA (Sacramento Area) - DRE# 00809499
Information about buying and selling homes in Fair Oaks, escrow problems, life's dramas, my childhood, how to buy a home, stupid pet tricks, how to sell a home, stuff about Fair Oaks, how I learned stuff, my best vacations, real estate terminology... heck - It's whatever I feel like writing about after 3 decades of being a Realtor, mom and wife. Your Fair Oaks Realtor
I see a boy.  He is sad.  Failing school. Challenging to adults. Sometimes quiet and uncommunicative. Bored. But mostly the F's slap me in the face. Something is wrong here. So I ask him if he willing spend Thursdays with me - on his short school days. "I guess".  I'm sure The Kid thinks it's pun...
I have read about eBooks for compiling real estate-related blog posts, but I have wanted to make a real book, with hard cover and paper pages, of my personal favorites... just for me. I decided to make one last weekend, and it just arrived.  I LOVE IT! These are my favorite posts - about my favor...
In college, I hated writing.  I'ld a rather poke out my eye than write.  I avoided classes where writing might be involved, and even ended my dreams of becoming a teacher because of one prerequisite class - extemporary writing. Then during one soul searching session I told myself I was an ass.  I...
The Seller just signed your offer. WooHoo!  Time for the happy dance and a big high five! You are one step closer to weekend honey-do lists!  But what now? First,  escrow will cash your check, so be sure the funds are in that account. No bounced checks, or I get cranky. You can also wire transfer...
I remember my anticipation of the long hot days of summers.  I would ride my bike, collect frogs in the local creek, and swim at the local pool until my hair turned green.  I climbed trees.  I played poker with my cousin. I ate pomegranites off our bush - split open on the spikes of the fence. Bu...
I loved this post from a few years ago about how I learned to not freeze when faced with too many options - where the heck to start??? It's Earth Day... How I Learned to Not Freeze at the Enormity of the Challenge In 1975 I graduated from UC Santa Barbara with a degree in Environmental Studies.  ...
"Upside down" has taking on a life of its own. It used to mean what happened when you hung from the bars at school, or stood on your head.  But now everyone knows it means you own more than your home is worth. That is not inherently a problem if you can keep making your payment.  Eventually your ...
I have learned a lot about the services available for your dying parent, as I watched my dad passed away in March, 2012. I wanted to share my best tips and favorite services when your parent is dying - especially in the Fair Oaks area.    First and foremost, the most helpful visit I made was to S...
I just read that summer camp registration is up - 5 - 30% in California camps. It seems that as the economy improves, people send their kids to camp again!  WaHoo.... Things must be getting better. I wrote about this a few years ago, and that is what seems to be happening - the way out of our fin...
I found this the other day - reflections I wrote in 1998 on how the parents banded together at Cambridge Heights Elementary in Citrus Heights, CA, to improve the playgrounds, purchase tech equipment, and even bought a building back in the 1990's.  It's awe inspiring for me to remember these days....

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