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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…

Is Flipping Equestrian Properties a Good Idea These Days?

Is Flipping Equestrian Properties a Good Idea These Days?

Just ahead of the housing bubble, flipping houses was an investor pass-time. As home prices started to rise, many would-be real estate moguls bought houses to flip hoping that the prices would increase enough in a six-month period for them…

There’s an App for That

There’s an App for That

You don't know what you don't know, so how many equestrian sellers or buyers know they can use their smart phones to get smarter about the process? It doesn't matter how far along in your equestrian property process you've come,…

Santa Fe Hills Blog

Santa Fe Hills Blog

Every family always stresses the need for a comfortable home in a good community. But what exactly is a "good" community? Its definitely a matter of personal preference, however the generic "good neighborhood" is what most individuals seek. Flash back…

Counting Chickens

Counting Chickens

If your equestrian property has been on the market for any length of time, or if you need to sell because of an out-of-town job change, you may be tempted to accept a contingency offer on your  property, or anticipate the…

Snaffles or Hackamores?

Snaffles or Hackamores?

In today's day and age, the horse world is developing just as quickly as any other industry.  We in the horse community are constantly evolving in our techniques, equestrian lifestyles, and overall horsemanship. We have been shedding light on different ways…

Kick Off the 71st Del Mar National Horse Show!

Kick Off the 71st Del Mar National Horse Show!

Its that time of year again! California Equestrian Properties would like to welcome the annual Del Mar National Horse Show! As proud sponsors of this horse show, we are so excited to commence the 71st year of this equestrian event. As…

North County’s Hidden Gem: The Del Mar Horse Park

North County’s Hidden Gem: The Del Mar Horse Park

The Del Mar Horse Park is a very well known and popular show ground in Southern California. Just about two miles from the ocean, "Showpark", sits on 65 acres and has 400 permanent show stalls. It also has three sand…

Buyers: Don’t Let Halloween Creep Up On You

Buyers: Don’t Let Halloween Creep Up On You

Conventional wisdom is that spring is the best time for selling—and buying—a  horse property. It's the time of year when the most equestrian properties are on the market. In fact, lots of buyers believe that if they haven't found the…

What to Look For in a Hunter

What to Look For in a Hunter

This coming week at the Del Mar National Horse Show will host an exciting and competitive event. Hunter/Jumper week will bring this three week long show to a close, and certainly end things with a bang. Riders from around the Southern…

Thank You Del Mar National Horse Show

Thank You Del Mar National Horse Show

The Del Mar National Horse Show came to a close on May 2nd, and it was nothing short of spectacular. It was a fun-filled and entertaining experience for riders and spectators alike. This three week long show wouldn't be possible…

Barrel Racing at the Del Mar National Horse Show

Barrel Racing at the Del Mar National Horse Show

Barrel racing is often a common connotation associated with western riding. It is a popular event at western competitions, and for good reason. Barrel racing is a fast paced rodeo event that is centered around time. The main objective is…

2016 Del Mar National Horse Show Schedule

2016 Del Mar National Horse Show Schedule

The 2016 Del Mar National Horse Show will be filled with entertainment and thrill this year. It will be lively and full of bustling riders and their horses. Because this three week long show will be so full of events and…

70th Annual Del Mar National Horse Show

70th Annual Del Mar National Horse Show

Every spring, equestrian enthusiasts gather for three weeks to enjoy the unique and lively venue that is the Del Mar National Horse Show. This year's 2015 Del Mar National is going to kick off its 70th year of equestrianism and showmanship beginning in April.…