Burgerflation – The Big Mac Index

Burgerflation – The Big Mac Index

Have you ever heard about the price of a Big Mac hamburger being used to gauge inflation?  The Big Mac was introduced in 1967, at a price of 45 cents. Ahh… The good old days! The Big Mac index tracks the burger’s price across countries and highlights the staggering...
Understanding ADUs

Understanding ADUs

The California Department of Housing and Community Development defines accessory dwelling units (ADU) as an innovative, affordable, effective option for housing in California. ADUs, or Accessory Dwelling Units, are secondary living spaces located on the same property...
Preparing for California Storms

Preparing for California Storms

California is known for its great weather, but we still have severe weather events where some preparation can make a huge difference in how well you weather a storm.  The geography is diverse, ranging from ocean-front homes, to snowy mountainous terrain, and...