Palm Springs Local Businesses

Palm Springs Local Businesses

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Michael Slate, of The Paul Kaplan Group, has been killing it with his Palm Springs Livestream episodes.  Each broadcast showcases various members of the community that share their life and comments about living in Palm Springs. Follow along live on Facebook, and add comments, or you can view the completed show too.  Each show offers a unique peek into the Palm Springs "buzz" and lifestyle-  take a look at the latest episode here with Nicole of Metaskin Studio:

 

Great job Michael, we love your enthusiasm and charisma!  And creativity, for thinking outside the box, to offer something fresh and exciting for your clients and those interested in Palm Springs living. 

Follow Michael Slate here for future Livestream broadcasts. 

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Palm Springs is quickly becoming a destination for foodies-  Here's a list of some of our favorite Paul Kaplan Group dining establishments, recently featured by Visit Greater Palm Springs

10 Tasty Reasons to Come to Greater Palm Springs   

This is a guest post by Miss Foodie Problems.

Considering Greater Palm Springs for a fun little getaway? Whether you’re vegan, a meat lover, or a sweet lover, we’ve got you covered on all the tasty reasons why we think that’s one of the best ideas you’ve ever had! 

The Pantry at Holiday House

holiday house palm springs

Want to go the route of staying in a boutique hotel? Holiday House was originally opened in 1951, but was reimagined by the folks at Sparrows Lodge recently. To create a communal environment, you’ve got to be 21+

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Where to dine and indulge in your favorite adult beverage in Palm Springs?  Numerous lists are printed internationally each year.  However the list supplied by Zagat's represents some of our most favorite dining establishments here at the Paul Kaplan Group.  Check out their "20 Reasons to Drive to Palm Springs."

We've highlighted some of the places we love most too from their list, below:

Credit: Audrey Ma/Truss & Twine   April 11, 2017 · by Lesley Balla   Credit: Kings Highway

South Palm Springs is becoming the hot spot (and just around the corner from The Palm Canyon Mobile Club too)

Kings Highway and the Amigo Room
The Ace Hotel's all-day diner got a recent refresh from chef Carlos Salgado of Costa Mesa's

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Coming to Coachella?  Typically a visit to Palm Springs always involves a stop to stock up on necessities-  Here's a locals guide for where to buy your favorite adult beverages:

 

North Palm Springs

Albertson's market  (at Vista Chino and Sunrise)
Sunrise Square Shopping Center, 1751 N Sunrise Way #1, Palm Springs, CA 92262

Las Palmas Liquor
1595 N Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92262

Larry's Liquor and Deli (Right as you're entering town from the 111)
2781 N Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92262

Palm Springs Liquor
1200 N Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92262

Central Palm Springs-

Bev'Mo  (Downtown Palm Springs in an historic building too)
333 S Palm Canyon Dr #4, Palm Springs, CA 92262

Cork and Bottle (On the historic Register!

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We've been selling homes in Palm Springs for about two decades now at The Paul Kaplan Group.  Some people are buying vacation homes, some are looking for 2nd homes and others are considering moving here full time- regardless, the same questions seem to be on the minds of everyone considering buying a home in Palm Springs-  We'll  address some of the most common questions here:  
1.  Does it get hot there?
Yes, its a desert, it gets hot.  Click here to link to average temperatures per month.

2.  What is "Lease" land?  

The city of Palm Springs is built on a "checkerboard" consisting of alternating Indian and non-Indian land.   In 1876, Pacific Railroad laid the tracks between Los Angeles and Yuma, Arizona. The U.S. government deeded the Agua Caliente 52,000

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The Desert Sun newspaper recently published "The Year in Desert Real Estate" – an article by Rosalie Murphy that examines the shifts made during 2016 to longtime characteristics of the Coachella Valley real estate market. Read on for a summary of Murphy's recap, plus insight from some of The Paul Kaplan Group team.

1. Palm Springs saw record-breaking sales

The high-price record for Palm Springs was beaten three times this year, first by the sale of designer Marc Ware's Old Las Palmas home in the spring ($5.75 million), then by the sale of the John Lautner-designed Elrod House to fashion designer Jeremy Scott over the summer ($7.7 million), and finally by Ron Burkle's purchase this fall of the Lautner-designed Bob and Dolores Hope Estate

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The holidays are upon us, and The Paul Kaplan Group has curated a Palm Springs gift guide with finds that are sure to please any architecture and design lovers on your list!

Mid-Century Modern Architecture Travel Guide, West Coast Edition by Sam Lubell, photography by Darren Bradley (Phaidon)

Enamel pins by Mid Mod Pin

René planters by Boyce Studio

Sunnylands: America's Midcentury Masterpiece, by Janice Lyle

Bargello Hex throw pillows by Jonathan Adler

Smeg retro small appliances

Terrazzo objects by Besler & Sons (can be used as bookends, doorstops, serving platters or just decorative objects)Acrylic coasters and drink stirrers by California Lustre

Palm Springs > The Good Life Goes On, by Nancy Baron (Kehrer Verlag)

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The latest update regarding real estate in Palm Springs, provided by The Paul Kaplan Group.  The biggest change, is that the median price for sales is up 6.5% over last year.  Inventory has also increased slightly.  For more information on real estate in the Palm Springs market and surrounding communities, please contact The Paul Kaplan Group at 760-459-1396
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Dispatch from Palm Springs - No. #1
Cool Finds, Features and Events as curated by The Paul Kaplan Group

 

Welcome to the Paul Kaplan Group's first Dispatch from Palm Springs installment, where we'll be regularly rounding up interesting mid-century modern architecture and design finds; real estate and local features and updates.

At the Paul Kaplan Group in Palm Springs, we not only have a passion for real estate, but also great modern design in Palm Springs and beyond. Welcome to the Paul Kaplan Group's first Dispatch from Palm Springs installment, where we'll be regularly rounding up interesting mid-century modern architecture and design finds; real estate and local features and updates; Palm Springs area events that you won't want

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  All of us at The Paul Kaplan Group look forward to this every year in Palm Springs -  Its a great opportunity to try some of the restaurants you've been wanting to test out-  as well as revisit some old friends, featuring amazing dining selections.     

Experience some of the best restaurants, attractions, spas, and hotels in the Coachella Valley during Greater Palm Springs Restaurant Week.

It's the perfect time to visit your favorite restaurant (or try a new one), explore area activities, relax at a spa, or enjoy a resort vacation. Restaurant Week offers something for everyone!

 

CLICK HERE for a list of participants and more information.  Please let us know your favorites and recommendations!

 

 

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