Robbyn Battles May Community Corner

Community Corner May

Robbyn Battles created Community Corner to highlight events, issues, projects, non-profits and tidbits that are simply good in our communities. Some of the mentions are very popular within our communities and others are not so well known and deserve a little bit more attention. A great way to see what is happening throughout our Foothill
Robbyn Battles High Speed Rail Protest

High-speed rail’s proposed Valley route faces LAUSD challenge

LAKE VIEW TERRACE >> The nation’s second largest school district may soon face down a proposed bullet train through the last swath of Wild West in Los Angeles. Two months after the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted to oppose an above-ground high-speed train proposed through San Fernando Valley horse country, the Los Angeles

Two New Members Appointed to CHSRA Board, Hmmmmm!!!!

It is quite obvious why these two members were appointed to California High Speed Rail Authority Board. When California High Speed Rail Authority wants to dispute the disruption of ground water, power access and need a another bureaucrat to shove a multi-billion dollar project down your throat, of course you place these two people on

Shadow Hills- September Market Report

Robbyn Battles Creates a monthly housing report for Shadow Hills as well as other areas along the Foothills of the Crescenta Valley. Take a look at the past 90 days of Sahdow Hills market activity. You can also view reports for La Crescenta, La Canada, Sunland and Tujunga located under the recent solds tab on

Stunning Shadow Hills Home

The seller of 9772 Sunland Blvd has found the home of their dreams and needs their current home in escrow with a buyer that does not have to sell their home in order to purchase. 9772 Sunland Blvd. has been completely updated from top to bottom. Located in the country setting of Shadow Hills. Priced

9772 Sunland Blvd. – Open House 1-4 5/17

Open House 9772 Sunland Blvd., Shadow Hills – Sunday May 17 from 1-4:00. Stop by and see this beautifully updated property. 3 bedrrom, 3 baths. A detached media room and saltwater pool. The list price in $799,000. Square footage is over 2300 this includes the detached media room. The master suite is simply amazing. Please

9 Amazing Properties For Sale across the Foothills

From gated estates in La Canada to gated horse properties in Shadow Hills below is a sampling of some of this weeks amazing properties throughout the Foothills. Starting with A truly magnificent Italian Palladian Villa, totally private and gated in the exclusive Estate Area of San Marino. The home has 9900 sq.ft. including tennis court, swimming

Should You Invest in Home Staging?

“If you are selling a La Crescenta home this fall, engage a La Crescenta staging professional to make your house look its best.” If cost weren’t a factor, most everyone would agree with that advice. But is staging really worth the price? Can staging in La Crescenta actually help you sell your home? Of course,

La Crescenta Foreclosed Home Market Echoes National Trend

If you’ve been following foreclosure news, you already suspect that cashing in on foreclosed home opportunities in La Crescenta must be getting more difficult. According to CoreLogic’s Insights report at the end of last month, foreclosure inventory across the nation had dropped 35% from a year earlier. Whenever the number of available bank-owned homes shrinks,

Choose a New La Crescenta Home That Addresses Tomorrow’s Needs

“At the end of the day…” “The bottom line…” “When all is said and done…” The final verdict on whether any activity is ultimately deemed a triumph comes down to how successfully it addresses future circumstances. It’s especially relevant when you find yourself at the outset of searching for a new La Crescenta home. That’s