Getting what you pay for

Posted: June 9th, 2017 | Ask Kathy, Columns, Featured | No Comments

Full-service Realtor versus 1 percent commission company By Kathy McSherry | Ask Kathy Hi Kathy: I recently noticed a home for sale by a 1 percent commission company. What does 1 percent offer and how does it compare with a full-service Realtor. —Tom S.


By Ron Stern | Global Gumshoe The cosmopolitan city of Germany Located in the East German state of Saxony at the confluence of three rivers, Leipzig has always been a historically important city. Many notable figures have lived here, and its citizens were instrumental in bringing about the fall of communism in Eastern Europe.

STEAM programs in District 7 libraries this spring

Posted: March 10th, 2017 | Columns, Featured, News | No Comments

By Scott Sherman | District 7 Dispatch The San Diego Public Library is holding a new education initiative that gives children the opportunity to learn about science and the ecosystem in a series of programs based on the STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics) concept. Classes and workshops will be held at each branch library […]

Housing affordability in San Diego

Posted: February 10th, 2017 | Ask Kathy, Columns, Featured | No Comments

By Kathy McSherry | Ask Kathy Hi Kathy: I keep hearing that there is no inventory here in San Diego and that is why prices have continued to go up. I also heard that affordability in San Diego is so high that people must spend over 45 percent of their income on housing making it […]