New Restaurant Opening at La Jolla Playhouse

The La Jolla Playhouse will soon have a new restaurant! James’ Place will be the La Jolla theatre district’s new on-site restaurant, beginning in May and will replace the former Wolfgang Puck restaurant, Jai, which closed last July following a five-year run. Since then, the La Jolla theatre has been without a permanent sit-down restaurant. The opening […]...

Luxury Real Estate Market Booming in California

Sales of California luxury homes, those sold for a million dollars or more, rose last year to the highest level in six years. Rising home prices, an improving economy, rising demand and sharp price appreciation were among many factors that contributed to this increase. The high end real estate market saw the strongest gains, with […]...

Spotlight on La Jolla: Mary’s English Kitchen

“An Englishman would interrupt a war to have his afternoon tea.” Mary’s English Kitchen in La Jolla is an authentic English Kitchen, that specializes in Afternoon Tea. With real bone china and a large selection of loose leaf tea, Mary’s English Kitchen provides a full Afternoon Tea service. They also work closely with the community, […]...

San Diego Housing Prices Heat Up

The S&P/Case-Shiller index reveals that housing prices in January posted their biggest gains since 2004. Coming off an autumn lull, San Diego County’s housing market is seeing increased price appreciation. The price index increased 0.6% in January from December, compared to a downslope of 0.1% the previous month. Based on seasonally adjusted figures, January was the […]...

Come Visit the La Jolla Open Aire Market!

The La Jolla Open Aire Market is a favorite event for residents of this beautiful city. Celebrating 16 years, the La Jolla Open Aire Farmers Market has cultivated the finest local farmers, artists and food vendors to create one of the best and biggest Farmers Markets in all of San Diego. Each and every Sunday […]...

Real Estate Housing Market Trends for Spring

Despite the fact that the economy in the United States is off to a slightly rocky start in 2014, homebuyers might actually benefit from this. The ever-changing economy has allowed home mortgage rates to hit yearly lows and we are seeing these lows as recently as the first week in March. But just as the […]...

Spotlight on La Jolla: La Jolla Yoga Center

La Jolla Yoga Center is a gorgeous community-based yoga studio located in the heart of La Jolla and is San Diego’s premier yoga center. The company motto is “Come for day, stay for a lifetime” and they mean it! Many people come to visit La Jolla Yoga Center while in town but most are members […]...

Monarch Fine Art of La Jolla Hosting Special Event

On March 21, 2014, Monarch Fine Art of La Jolla will be hosting a special event for the upcoming La Jolla Festival of the Arts this June. This fun local La Jolla event will feature Andre Desjardins, internationally-renowned painter and sculptor. Guests of the Monarch Fine Art of La Jolla event will get to meet the […]...

Buying a Home is 38% Less Expensive Than Renting!

Trulia recently released their Rent vs. Buy Index. In their report, Trulia explains that homeownership is still 38% cheaper than renting in ALL of the 100 largest metro areas! Now that the 30-year fixed interest rate is at 4.5%, buying a home has become 38% less expensive than renting nationally, versus being 44% cheaper a […]...

La Jolla Music Society’s SummerFest Lineup Announced

The weather is warming up and SummerFest is coming! La Jolla Music Society’s annual summer tradition is a nationally recognized chamber music festival featuring over 70 world-class artists and ensembles. Since its inception in 1986, SummerFest has welcomed over 650 world-renowned artists, four gifted artistic directors and nearly a quarter of a million people! Join […]...