Showing posts from March, 2017

7 Secret PATIO DINING SPOTS around (but not in) SACRAMENTO

Al Fresco around (not in) Sac town
MARCH 2017There are ubiquitous Sacramento al fresco dining destinations that see their share of action when the sun shines and the temps rise. Spots like Paragary's, Lucca and Tower Cafe all come to mind, but what about the hidden gems that sport sunny seating outside the city for us suburbanites? On this first day of spring, let's all take a moment to revel in anticipation that soon ,we'll be taking our meals out in the open and under the Northern California sun. 
1. SIAM PATIO 9830 Fair Oaks Blvd., Fair Oaks, CA 95628 Tel: (916) 844-0356 This was once a pizza parlor with barely passable pizza. The decision to become Siam Patio was absolutely in everyone's favor and the name says it all. Delicious Thai cuisine that spans the traditional to more interesting Thai-inspired dishes and a gorgeous, slightly whimsical patio area that turns from sweet to romantic as the evening unwinds. A little shabby chic chandelier action, dark wood & …
7 IRISH PUBS TO CELEBRATE ST. PATRICK’S DAY IN THE SACRAMENTO AREA March 2017St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner! There is no better place to celebrate this holiday than an Irish pub or Irish-themed bar with an abundance of Guinness, Irish fare, lively crowds, and a sea of green. Make plans to visit one of these Irish pubs in and around Sacramento on St. Patrick’s Day or the days leading up to March 17!
1. THE BOXING DONKEY IRISH PUB & RESTAURANT300 Lincoln Street, Roseville, CA 95678 Photo Courtesy of the Boxing Donkey Irish Pub The Boxing Donkey Irish Pub is located in historic Old Town Roseville, serving incredible Irish food, beer and whiskey. Their inviting and hospitable service in a comfortable setting makes your experience extra enjoyable, furthered by live music and a daily happy hour. The Boxing Donkey has quite the day planned on St. Patrick’s Day. In fact, they open at 6 a.m. on March 17 to start the festivities early! (Photo above represents the Boxing Donkey’s…
Four Reasons a Property Sells There's good news for Sacramento home sellers this year; forecasts it among the nation's five hottest housing markets in 2017. Whether you're considering selling in the next year or beyond, it's good to know the key reasons a property sells. Location
There's very little a seller can control about location, but it's one of the most important factors affecting a buyer's selection. It's not just the specific city, suburb, or neighborhood, but the amenities that exact location provides. Buyers will consider schools, parks, traffic, accessibility to highways or commuting options, sidewalks, commerce, hospitals, and crime. Price
What you originally paid for your home (plus renovations) will have very little do with the asking price. Comps (comparatives) are the essential tool in determining a home's value. You will need a comparative market analysis, comparing what homes your size in your neighborhood sold for in th…