Business

The Real McCoy: Don’t get stung by hidden closing costs

Dear Kari, My significant other and I have been saving for three years for a down payment to buy a home and we have finally reached our goal. I was at church talking with my frien ...

Olga on Investments: How do you put a price on something’s value?

At 6 a.m. on a Monday morning, I was waiting in an airport line, hoping to grab a snack before boarding. In front of me stood a man hoping to achieve the same goal. He grabbed a Na ...

Hardwoods, sunny ambience make Parkway home special

Upon entering this five-bedroom, three-bathroom home of approximately 2689 square feet in Folsom’s Parkway community, “you will be impressed immediately with its beauti ...

Media Life: Newcastle contractor constructs Johnny Cash Trail span

Folsom’s new $3.8 million overcrossing on the Johnny Cash Trail gets the ribbon-cutting treatment on Saturday with the Man in Black’s daughter Rosanne Cash helping out. ...

Sutter Street shop offers fashion, interior design

Three longtime friends decided to join forces to provide a unique shopping experience for women including a mixture of fashion and interior design. Southern Kissed boutique owners ...

Folsom home nestled in Prairie Oaks community

Hand-scraped hardwood floors throughout greet you when you enter this four bedroom, two-and-a-half bath home in the Folsom community of Prairie Oaks. The approximately 1,916-squar ...

Realtor of the Week: Ed and Mary Grinnell

Ed and Mary Grinnell, with The Grinnell Group, have worked as Coldwell Banker Realtors in El Dorado Hills for 14 years. “We recently added a buyer’s agent to our team, ...

Olga on Investments: Roll It. Don’t Leave It.

There comes a time in our lives when we have to bid adieu to one of our biggest love-hate relationships: our job. Whether this breakup is voluntarily or involuntary, you have to go ...

The Real McCoy: Make or break the deal with an appraisal

Dear Kari, My husband and I just sold our home to a lovely couple with two young children. All the inspections have been accepted favorably, now we are at the point of our home be ...

New spa business bubbles up

Manager Bill Spencer stands in front of spas in the new retail store, La-Z-Boy Spa Gallery. The store opened Friday, Sept. 19, at 6610 Folsom Auburn Road, Suite 5, in Folsom. A gra ...