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Random Sightings

It's Sunday morning and this weekend has been quite the whirlwind of activities and errands. Scary thought considering we were suppose to be even busier, but a friend of ours cancelled out on dinner last night after getting sick from her trip to Europe. Clint is talking to his mother,...

Loreto Selected #1 Place to Invest in Mexico

Calling growth in Loreto a "cinderella story of sorts", NuWire Investor has ranked Loreto as the number one place to invest in Mexico. Rounding out the list are Merida, Guadalajara, Puerto Vallarta and Oaxaca. It's encouraging to see increasing attention paid to Loreto as it will only lead to more...

Loreto Bay Agua Viva Construction Update

With Replay Resorts and Beck Construction on board, the Agua Viva Phase of Loreto Bay is really starting to take shape. There are great photos on the Flickr website of the progress on the estuaries. Construction of our actual home in Loreto is also speeding along at a much faster...

Loreto Bay Agua Viva Colors, Take 2

This Saturday, I had to go to Sherwin-Williams again as three of the colors Loreto Bay gave us to choose from were "Interior Only" colors and were subsequently replaced with three exterior colors: - Afterglow SW6667 - Orange Blast SW 6646 - Osage Orange SW6890 Having been reassured by one of our good...

Announcing Loreto Bay Agua Viva Exterior Colors!

Clint and I have been guilty of bugging our Loreto Bay account manager, Jennifer, for almost a year now for the Agua Viva exterior color selection. Each time we got a polite response that the Loreto Bay village designer was still contemplating the colors. Having chosen colors for the interior...

Loreto Bay Construction in Action

While in DC this past week, I had the opportunity to drool over the photos from that New York Times article that Clint referenced in the last blog entry. Funny how sometimes Clint and I communicate through our blog. This week, thanks to our Loreto Bay neighbors Karen and Terry,...

Loreto Bay Marketing in Action: Great New York Times Article

The nice thing about email and Google is that you can stay abreast of everything even when it seems like life is passing by at a million miles an hour. With Loni in DC in business meetings this week, and me holding the fort here in Silicon Valley reviewing...

Loreto Bay Update in San Jose by Michael Coyle, Replay Resorts

Yesterday, Michael Coyle from Replay Resorts was in San Jose at the Doubletree Hotel, a mile from the airport, to update the San Francisco Bay Area Loreto Bay homeowner's on the development. It was an especially important meeting because of the recent change in ownership. From what I could...

Letters from Loreto Bay

Although we don't have snow or ice in this part of the country, I did sense a new revival of activity as the spring season nears. The window boxes outside our home office is starting to show the first signs of life as the tulip bulbs, which I had...

Loreto Bay Classic Video: Adobe Brick Manufacturing

Back in 2006, when Loni & I visited the Loreto Bay development, we took a tour of the Adobe brick facility. Their original vision was to manufacture these limestone and clay bricks at a small plant about a mile outside the development, truck them over to the construction site,...