Welcome to your monthly dose of all things Compass, San Diego, real estate, and home.
With fall upon us in full force, we’re making the most of every minute of festive fun. Here’s everything to know and everywhere to go this month!
Real Estate in the News
People Will Be Rewarded for Restoring Historic San Diego Homes
The award ceremony from the Save Our Heritage Organization takes place May 31 at the Marston House Garden in Balboa Park, where they will honor individuals who have contributed to preserving and restoring well-known and historic San Diego homes and structures!
According to The San Diego Tribune, “The top prize went to an effort to designate South Park as a historic district, which faced opposition from some residents.”
Read more about the projects and individuals rewarded for these efforts in this article here.
Tips & Tricks
How to Prepare Your Home for the Winter Season
Looking for ways to get ahead this fall and make sure your home is prepped and ready for winter?
This article from Swan Heating offers helpful advice for keeping your home as warm and cozy as possible.
Hosted by the Mission Hills Business Improvement District, it is the annual fundraiser for this non-profit organization. The delicious event featuring premiere dining destinations throughout the district!
40 Meals for $10
Help us raise 200,000 meals for our San Diego neighbors.
As we work to help everyone find their place in the world, Compass Cares empowers agents and employees alike to support meaningful causes right where it counts most: at home.
We have partnered with Feeding San Diego, the leading hunger-relief organization in San Diego County, to raise $50,000, that’s 200,000 meals for our neighbors in need.
Our mission? A hunger free and healthy San Diego.
Join us now by donating as little as $10, providing 40 meals for our neighbors.
The Haunted Trail | Balboa Park | Now thru November 2
The Haunted Trail of Balboa Park is a stroll you will never forget. As you walk the mile-long Trail, spine-tingling sights and sounds will leave you trembling. For tickets, click here.
La Mesa Octoberfest | Oct 4-6
Since 1973, La Mesa Oktoberfest has been attracting over 100,000 people from across San Diego and Southern California for three FREE days of elevated family-friendly entertainment, tons of top-notch German food, live music, and of course, beer!
Spend a night on Coronado Island, indulging your senses and enjoying amazing bites prepared by local chefs. Take a culinary trip around the world sampling from local bistros.
For more information or to purchase tickets, click here.
La Jolla Art & Wine Festival | Oct 12-13
Eleventh annual La Jolla Art & Wine Festival in the heart of the beautiful seaside village of La Jolla. This FREE two-day juried art show and fundraiser is one of the most prestigious art and wine festivals in Southern California!
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer | Balboa Park | Oct 20
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer isn’t just a walk. It’s a movement to end breast cancer. When you sign up, you join thousands of people just like you who want to see a world where this disease doesn’t exist. You’ll walk, you’ll fundraise, you’ll make lifelong friends. Most of all, you’ll help save lives from breast cancer – and help work toward a future without it.
This is the region’s largest free Halloween carnival, providing families a fun, safe, and culturally inspired kickoff to their Halloween festivities. The Balboa Park Halloween Family Day features dozens of free craft projects for kids, Day of the Dead-themed displays and activities, costume contests and parades, carnival games with prizes, live entertainment, and food trucks. Participating museums also offer free admission to children 12 and under with paying adult. Special thanks to our friends at the Balboa Park Conservancy for coordinating such a fun and festive event.
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