Monthly Archives: January 2012

Tall Ships in Channel Islands Harbor

January 13 – 23, 2012 Harbor Department Dock 3900 Pelican Way off Victoria Channel Islands Harbor welcomes the Lady Washington, a faithful replica of the first American ship to round Cape Horn and land in the Pacific Northwest and the … Continue reading

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2012 Tax Tips

Common Homeowner Deductions Tax Facts for Investors Military, Others May Qualify for 2011 Homebuyer Tax Credit Special Tax Treatment for Those Who Left or Lost Their Homes Dealing With Destruction Some Energy Tax Credits Are Still Available A Tax Break … Continue reading

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Now is The Time…Buy a Home

“The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found those dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.” Vincent van Gogh, Dutch painter (March 30, 1853 – July 29, 1890) Artists take risks. … Continue reading

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Santa Rosa Island…A New Era

This 83 square mile island located just off our coast (the largest of the 5 Channel Islands Islands open to the public) was purchased by the National Park Service 25 years ago for $30 million.  As of today it is completely … Continue reading

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