CareerBuilder 2018 Was A Success!

Another CareerBuilder Challenge is in the books. The 2018 CareerBuilder Challenge hosted here at PGA West was a giant success raising one million dollars. Life at PGA West is relaxing, but never dull. Next year come watch the tournament from your own home. Contact me now to see one of our beautiful homes here at PGA West or anywhere else in our valley! … [Read more...]

Art On Main Street La Quinta, California

Art On Main Street It’s that time of year now in our Coachella Valley. There are numerous activities starting as more people will begin arriving for the holidays and the season. Old Town La Quinta is a favorite for everyone from PGA West to those living in Palm Desert and beyond.Don’t miss “Art on Main Street”, which is happening now. Over 80 artists along with live entertainment, shopping and of course dinning. Admission and parking is free. Living In La Quinta, California Events like Art On Main Street are just one of the reasons I sell homes to people who choose to live out here … [Read more...]

Golf Courses At PGA West

PGA West has 6 golf courses for members to play at. Each course has it's own unique design and challenge so members and their guests never get bored. The Arnold Palmer Course At PGA West The Arnold Palmer Private has five holes, which run along the side of the Santa Rosa Mountains and designed by Arnold Palmer. This course has been the host course used in past PGA Careerbuilder Classic as well as the wonderful Bob Hope Classic. The Greg Norman Course At PGA West The Greg Norman course is the only Greg Norman designed course in the entire Coachella Valley. It rests in a prehistoric ocean … [Read more...]

PGA West 55066 Inverness Way morning from PGA West in La Quinta, California. As always we have some great homes for sale here at PGA West. PGA West PGA West is one of the top golf communities in our desert. With a great, expansive design, which is perfect for your morning bike rides behind gated walls, to our club houses for a drink after golf or dinner with the family, we have something for everyone. And that's not to mention our new sports facility about to open complete with a drive-in theater for golf carts! Homes For Sale At PGA West Today, I'd like to tell you about this … [Read more...]

The New PGA West Fitness Club for 2017

PGA West has announced this new, beautiful addition to our club for 2017. Amenities include a wonderful new fitness center, 25-yard lap pool, basketball court, spa, 22-hole putting course and a drive in theater designed for members' golf carts. For more information on this and other great happenings here at PGA West contact me now!  … [Read more...]

Pets In Your Home And HOA

Most people consider their pets as loving members of their families. And rightfully so! In 2016 95% pf consumers believe it was important that a housing community allow animals. When moving to a new home at PGA West or anywhere else in La Quinta or the Coachella Valley, a home buyer with pets should always know what the HOA rules and expectations are. Country Club Pet Policies Many communities in our valley offer great dog parks for dogs and their owners to play in and get some great exercise. Often these areas will be equipped with doggie bags. Other times a resident may be expected to … [Read more...]

Stagecoach 2017

 Stagecoach is rightfully called “California’s Country Music Festival.” 2017 looks to be one of the most eclectic Stagecoach festivals we have ever had. This year Stagecoach has plenty of new faces, who will appear on stage along with some legends of the country music world. Willie Nelson, Shania Twain, Jerry Lee Lewis, Kenny Chesney and some names not so familiar with country music such as 24’s own Kiefer Sutherland and Cyndi Lauper.ALL PASSES INCLUDE:A single wristband granting access to the festival all 3 days. You may wander from stage to stage and experience other … [Read more...]

PGA West Introduces New Sports Club

PGA West Plans New Golf Cart Drive-In and MorePGA West unveils plans for a new sports facility and drive-in for members. It's part of a brand new 4-acre, multi-generational Sports Club planned to open in early 2018.PGA West New Sports ClubHeralding a bold new era of innovation, the state-of the-art facility will feature an array of world-class amenities, including a fitness center, spa, a 25-yard lap pool, bocce ball and Petanque courts, a dog park and a drive-up movie area for golf carts. Other exciting features include tennis, pickleball, volleyball and basketball courts, plus a … [Read more...]

Modernism Week October 21-23 2016

Modernism Week is here October 21st through the 23rd. The mission of Modernism Week is to celebrate and foster appreciation of midcentury architecture and design, as well as contemporary thinking in these fields, by encouraging education, preservation and sustainable modern living as represented in the greater Palm Springs area.Modernism Week is a California 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization.EVENTSModernism Week’s signature February Event is an annual celebration of midcentury modern design, architecture, art, fashion and culture. This exciting festival takes place in February in … [Read more...]

All About Families Fall Festival

Old Town La Quinta is hosting it's 10th annual All About Families Fall Family Festival Saturday Novermber 19th! The festivities start at 10AM and admission is free! … [Read more...]

Stagecoach 2016

Stagecoach 2016! It's that time of year again in the Cochella Valley, Stagecoach is here again. This year's lineup is as large as ever. Eric Church, Carrie Underwoood, Luke Bryan headline from Friday April 29th through Sunday May 1st.The Empire Polo Club in Indio, California will be hosting once again with concert goers staying throughout town from PGA West in La Quinta all the way to communities in Palm Desert. Tilt your cowboy hat back, kick your cowboy boots up and enjoy some great music at Stagecoach 2016. … [Read more...]

Monterra at PGA West in La Quinta, California

Monterra PGA WEST La QuintaCOMING SOONLocated in the private 2,000-acre community of PGA West, renowned for legendary golf and lifestyle. Surrounded by the sculpted panorama of the Santa Rosa Mountains. A private enclave of 39 luxury residences. Generous home sites, ranging from 9,200 - 15,000 square feet. Classic Tuscan and Spanish Colonial architecture. Spacious, well-designed floorplans with luxury finishes. Every home includes a private pool and spa. Residence 1 - Preliminary Stories 1 Square Footage 3,039 Bedrooms 4 Baths … [Read more...]

California Lifestyle Realty: Your La Quinta Experts

California Lifestyle Realty: "It's all in the numbers..." California Lifestyle Realty continues to rank first in the La Quinta market above other realtors. California Lifestyle Realty has always been at the top of the list when it comes to real estate from La Quinta to Palm Desert or our other desert cities. If you're looking to sell or to buy contact me for the experience and customer service that makes our agency number one. … [Read more...]

PGA West and The Golf Channel Amateur Western Masters

PGA West will be hosting the Golf Channel Amateur Western Masters event this weekend Saturday March 28th and Sunday March 29th on the TPC Stadium course and Jack Nicklaus Tournament course.The 7th annual WESTERN MASTERS will once again be held at the "Western Home of Golf in America", PGA West, the site of the 2011 and 2013 National Championship. All participants will have one (1) scheduled round on the Nicklaus Tournament Course and one (1) scheduled round on the Stadium Course. Tour Players from all over the country will converge on PGA West competing for double Order of Merit Points, … [Read more...]

Taste of La Quinta 2015

Be sure to come to Old Town La Quinta on Saturday March 14th for the 6th annual Taste of La Quinta. It's a great afternoon to try some great wine and food and enjoy the sunshine. … [Read more...]

California Lifestyle Open House Event at PGA West

California Lifestyle Realty presents a open house event this weekend! Be sure to come by all our great homes to find the perfect one for you at PGA West in La Quinta! … [Read more...]

PGA West Bighorn Sheep

PGA West: One of the things all my clients who turn into homeowners here at PGA West love, are the Bighorn Sheep who come down off the mountains in the early evenings to feed.  We took these pictures while in the golf cart on the Palmer. It's wonderful here at PGA West to be able to enjoy the wildlife!      … [Read more...]

PGA West Holiday Home Tour

The PGA West Holiday Home Tour is here again. Come out today with me, Ginger Nelson and everyone from California Lifestyle Realty. Be sure to check out all the great open houses and of course register for some of the spectacular prizes!  … [Read more...]

Palm Desert Golf Cart Parade 2014

The famously fun Palm Desert Golf Cart Parade has a milestone anniversary this weekend - 50 years! The parade has been delighting families for half a century. I remember when I was a girl driving with my parents and siblings out to the desert for the day and enjoying the colorful carts and music. It is one of my cherished memories. This year, I plan to make more memories attending the parade with my niece and nephew. The Golf Cart parade will be pulling out all the stops this year for the  50th celebration. The theme is appropriately fitting, “Through the Decades: 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s and … [Read more...]

Stagecoach 2015 Is Here With a Great Lineup!

Stagecoach 2015 is here with an impressive lineup. Tim McGraw, Kip Moore, Merle Haggard, Miranda Lambert, ZZ Top, the cast of television's "Nashville", Blake Shelton and many more are set to appear this year.Tickets go on sale Tuesday October 14th! For more information check here! … [Read more...]

A New Resort And Hotel Coming To La Quinta!

​ A mini-Riverwalk similar to San Antonio’s with retail and restaurants. Two hotels surrounding the current golf course with nightlife, entertainment, pool activities and conference space. People riding beach cruisers along a trail system that circulates throughout the 500-plus acre property. Luxury camping – known as glamping — and edible landscaping. That was the picture developers of the long-anticipated SilverRock Resort painted for the La Quinta City Council and public during a presentation Tuesday. And from people’s reaction – many are excited and can’t wait for its completion. The … [Read more...]

California Lifestyle Realty Continues to Rank 1st In The La Quinta Market

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WEB.COM Pre-Qualifying Tournament September 15-19 On The Norman

WEB.COM Pre-Qualifying Tournament September 15-19 on The Norman Once again, the Greg Norman Course will host the WEB.COM Pre-Qualifying Tournament, September 15th-19th. Official practice rounds will begin on September 15th at noon and continue all day on the 16th. Official tournament days are September 17th-19th. … [Read more...]

Life in La Quinta, California

Sure many people will live in La Quinta at places like PGA West or maybe The La Quinta Resort and Spa to enjoy the golf or tennis. Or perhaps you enjoy the polo fields or going to dinner at one of our many great restaurants. However, we often forget that we are surrounded by some great wildlife. A treat that many towns and cities don't have. Take a look at these Bighorn sheep visiting from the mountains.If you want to share in these great experiences give me a call. I can't guarantee you'll wake up with Bighorn sheep in your backyard, but I can guarantee you a wonderful home here in our … [Read more...]

Homeowners Spent $18 Billion On Home Improvements

PGA West homeowners often enjoy making their residence "their own" or will upgrade a property as part of their investment. During the past year alone, new homeowners spent $18 billion on home improvement projects. From the simple, small jobs such as painting to large-scale projects such as additions or replacing floors or windows. … [Read more...]

PGA West Another Home Sold

PGA West; California Lifestyle Realty, your only on-site real estate agency at PGA West and Ginger Nelson have another happy home buyer with 80967 Spanish Bay for $895,000.00. … [Read more...]

SilverRock Resort In La Quinta, California

Golfers at SilverRock Resort in La Quinta, California had to share the course last week. One of the great things of living in the Cochella Valley is the Bighorn Sheep. We've seen them before at PGA West while out and it's always a great surprise. These guys were at the 16th hole catching some shade. … [Read more...]

Palm Desert – Boutique Hotel Coming Soon To El Paseo

Looks like a proposed boutique hotel is going to move forward on a 2.1 acre lot just south of El Paseo on Larkspur Lane. For more information read The Desert Sun article here  … [Read more...]

Palm Desert: The Chop House Is Leaving

Palm Desert: The Chop House is leaving our valley. However, don't worry, it's reopening this month as Kaiser Grille Palm Desert.  The makeover includes expanding the bar area, adding a piano for live music, placing rock accents and installing new granite tops. For more information check out The Desert Sun herePhoto credit: Michaal Snyder/The Desert Sun … [Read more...]


Not only do many home owners in La Quinta and other desert cities enjoy renting out their homes, but renters look on it favorably as well. Those renters often turn into home buyers here in our valley. It is a win-win situation for home owners, renters and the local economy here in La Quinta, Palm Desert and the rest of our valley.  … [Read more...]