Happy September! The weather is beautiful this time of year and there are plenty of September family events in Orange County for you to choose from!
9/7 – Parent’s Night Out at Pretend City in Irvine 6-9pm ($30 per child, $25 two or more children)
9/7 – Family Fun Zone Fridays at Newport Harbor Nautical Museum 5:30-9pm (free admission for members, $2 for non-members)
9/7-9/9 – Original Long Beach Lobster Fest in Long Beach ($13 ages 12 and older, visit their site for a coupon)
9/8 – Grape Day Festival at Grape Day Park in Escondido (free admission)
Are your kids heading back to school this week? We thought you’d enjoy these five back to school tips about how to start your year off on the right foot!
Five Back To School Tips For A Good School Year
Kids thrive on routine even more than adults do. Giving your child a predictable morning schedule is one of the most important things you can do for your family during the school year. Your children know what to expect every day, and even more important, they are able to get ready for school without you standing over their shoulder – you’ll appreciate that on days when you aren’t feeling well or when you’re running late because everyone can help out!
Mello-Roos is the tax that is placed on a Community Facilities District – what does that mean? Thankfully, our friends at Western Resources Title have a created a helpful question and answer explanation for us!
What Is Mello-Roos?
In purchasing your new home, your future monthly payments will be made up of principal, interest, real property taxes, and insurance – but what is the tax for the Community Facilities District, otherwise known as a Mello–Roos District?
Buying a new home can be intimidating, and you may have a lot of questions about the process. We have put together this Home Buyer Checklist to help with your next steps once you have found your new home.
The SoCalLife Team will be posting a series of home buyer checklists to help you with the entire home purchase process. These checklists will cover topics ranging from identifying potential properties, making offers, learning what to expect during the escrow process, and preparing to take possession of your new home. Whether you are a first time home buyer or a seasoned investor you may benefit from these checklists, starting with the First Steps To Buying A House checklist that we recently posted.