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Introducing Patti Newton!

Introducing Patti Newton!

  We are pleased to announce that Patti Newton has joined the California Equestrian Properties team! A lifelong horsewoman, Patti has a diverse background in the horse industry. Most recently, she worked for the Del Mar National Horse Show for…

What is the Ideal Jumper?

What is the Ideal Jumper?

The jumper ring is a fast paced and thrilling place to be. Its full of technical courses, colorful jumps, and tight time frames. The only judge is the clock and its-- to put it simply-- a race against time. Each…

Dressage: What Judges Look For

Dressage: What Judges Look For

http://californiaequestrianproperties.com/carol-shuttleworth-serving-equestrian-real-estate-needs/infoall/ In each dressage event, judges look for precision and control. The horse should be supple and attentive to the rider's next command. Competition classes begin at introductory and training levels where the basics of walk, trot, and canter are…

A Thank You To Our Readers!

A Thank You To Our Readers!

The Equestrian Daily News   Hello avid "Daily Equestrian" readers! We would like to take a moment to recognize and say thank you to those who have been keeping up with daily equestrian news through our newspaper! We appreciate all…

Home Maintenance Checklist for Fall

Home Maintenance Checklist for Fall

Winter’s coming – and, no, we don’t mean it’s time for a new season of Game of Thrones. While the end-of-August hot temperatures may have you thinking summer is here to stay forever, autumn really is just around the corner.…

Financial Tips and Tricks for Horse Lovers

Financial Tips and Tricks for Horse Lovers

Being 19 years old and owning a horse is sometimes a stressful and undoubtedly a very expensive sport. Recently I've decided to switch disciplines from the Hunter/Jumper world and am making my way into the Dressage arena. While very exciting,…

Solar Energy 101 for Equestrians

Solar Energy 101 for Equestrians

Have you driven around town and noticed that more and more homes have solar panels installed on their rooftops? Were you thinking that it might be time for you to do the same? While solar panels are a great option…

Tips for Equestrian Buyers

Tips for Equestrian Buyers

http://californiaequestrianproperties.com/carol-shuttleworth-serving-equestrian-real-estate-needs/infoall/   Finding an equestrian property can be one of the most exciting times of your life. It’s a little like dating – the pursuit, the “getting to know you” period, the proposal (aka “offer”), and the marriage (aka “closing”).…

What in the Whorl?

What in the Whorl?

Whorls, swirls, crowns, cowlicks, you name it. If you've ever owned a horse you know exactly what I'm talking about. Those little "swirls" of hair that usually appear on the face, neck and chest are a signature trademark on or…

Equestrian Lifestyle | Working at Home

Equestrian Lifestyle | Working at Home

Many buildings tout themselves as live-work spaces, but live-work designations are not all equal. For example, a primarily residential building that has no restriction on working from home can be called a live-work space but it is hardly comparable to…

Open House Pitfalls, Tips and Etiquette for Buyers

Open House Pitfalls, Tips and Etiquette for Buyers

So, you're thinking of buying a Equestrian property… where do you begin? Potential buyers new to the real estate market may not know exactly what they want in a property or where they want to live. The dream homes in…

How to Survive Transition

How to Survive Transition

Timing the closing of your new property purchase with the end of your lease agreement or sale of your existing home is tricky, to say the least. Rarely does it work out that you move directly from one property to…

Do I Need to Paint the Whole House White?

Do I Need to Paint the Whole House White?

You are getting ready to paint a home you know you will sell within a couple of years. Chances are, a helpful family member or friend reminds you that to sell, everything should be painted white. After all, a buyer…

Know Your Style: Country French Style

Know Your Style: Country French Style

Originally called French Provincial, Country French Style evokes the casual simplicity and rustic elements of a country home in the South of France. By paying tribute the region’s sunny, warm landscape, Country French style adds cheerful vitality to a home’s…

New Listing by California Equestrian Properties!

New Listing by California Equestrian Properties!

California Equestrian Properties is happy to announce our newest listing! Rancho Capistrano Ranch is a 400 acre gated community nestled in the foothills about 30 miles East of Orange County’s Doheny State Beach in Dana Point. The area is secluded…

Looking For the Right Equestrian Real Estate Agent?

Looking For the Right Equestrian Real Estate Agent?

As many homeowners know, buying a home is a very permanent and sometimes daunting decision. The last thing anyone wants is to purchase a home that they were pushed towards. Some real estate agents claim that they hold the client's best intention…

What You Need to Know When Planning an Equestrian Property Layout

What You Need to Know When Planning an Equestrian Property Layout

If you have an equestrian property that isn't developed yet but has "good bones", then you will probably have some questions and/or concerns about the layout. The first step is to find a seasoned professional who knows exactly what the…

How to Reduce Equestrian Property Buying Stress

How to Reduce Equestrian Property Buying Stress

There’s no two ways about it – buying an equestrian property can be stressful if your working with an agent that is not knowledgeable about horse properties.Whether you’re doing it for the first time, or have several purchases under your…

How To Get Curb Appeal For Homes and Equestrian Properties

How To Get Curb Appeal For Homes and Equestrian Properties

While Spring rightfully is touted as the busiest home-selling season, you don't have to give up plans to sell your home until next year. We here at California Equestrian Properties believe that September through December may actually be the right…

Horse Questions Most Real Estate Agents Can’t Answer

Horse Questions Most Real Estate Agents Can’t Answer

We here at California Equestrian Properties know that there are countless things to consider when buying a horse property. Lots of horse questions. Especially in the equestrian niche of real estate, there are some detailed yet vital questions that most…