May 2013

Found 4 blog entries for May 2013.

As a tech enthusiast, I explore the latest technology and gadgets and evaluate ways to enhance the service to our customers. Google Glass was my latest project and while I think the device is evolutionary (and pretty entertaining) ultimately it's got a long way to go before it becomes part of my every day life in real estate.

What Does Google Glass do?

The most obvious use for someone in my profession is to use Google Glass to provide a live showing of a property with a busy or out-of-state client which is what I did.

This required a bit of set up. My client had to setup a Google or Gmail account, we had to +1 each other, and I had to add her as one of my coveted 10 "shared contacts" (currently, Glass only allows you to specify up to 10

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Featured in just about every fashion magazine in the planet, the award-winning Trilogy Spa is one of the top choices for your relaxation. Many top magazines, such as Allure, Food & Wine, In Touch, Cosmopolitan and even Oprah's magazine have featured spreads about Trilogy Spa. The spa offers all types of treatments and gives you the opportunity to enjoy a relaxing day away from the regular world.

Spa Parties

One of the most unique things the Trilogy Spa offers are spa parties. From a couples retreat to a full special party with all your friends, you can hold an actual event at the spa. They take care of bridal showers, birthdays, anniversaries, corporate retreats and so much more. Reserve the entire spa for a private event or just hold a smaller

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Craft beer is becoming very popular in South Bay. It's more than just a trend and it grows every month. New breweries pop up every year, new pubs serve craft brews more often and South Bay is full of restaurants switching tap handles to local brews. Beer lovers are found throughout the community and it's always a good idea to take a tour of the beers offered throughout the area.

Taking a tour through the beer scene in the area includes restaurants, grocery stores, breweries and pubs. You'll find everything from a light beer with just a few calories to the richest porter you can find. Here are some of the best choices for your beer tour in South Bay. Make sure you add all these places to your list and cross them off as you give each one a visit.

The

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The earth is worth more than just one day and it's important to figure out how you can celebrate the day all year long. Manhattan Beach and South Bay provided plenty of great events for Earth Day and it doesn't have to stop. Whether you helped with cleaning up the beaches, helped plant trees or did something else to celebrate, you can continue to take care of Mother Earth for the other 364 days of the year.

A Few Ways to Continue Earth Day

1. Local Products

Manhattan Beach is full of great produce and it can be found at one of the farmers' markets throughout the area. Buying local can eliminate over 1,000 miles of travel from the farm to your plate. This means, you will help reduce the use of fuel, which means less emissions.

2. Plant Trees

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