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Mazda CX-3 billed as subcompact SUV

Roseville, CA,- My first thought after seeing the 2018 Mazda CX-3: Is this really a sport utility vehicle? It looks more like a tall hatchback than a subcompact SUV.

2018 Ford Mustang maintains winning formula

Roseville, CA,- The Ford Mustang has truly been one of America's iconic cars for the past 54 years. And with a purposeful new redesign three years ago, there's little doubt that the Mustang

Nissan does great job with Armada redesign

Roseville, CA, - Historically, changes have not been part of the playbook for the Nissan Armada.

Toyota RAV4 top-selling compact SUV

Roseville, CA,- The 2018 Toyota RAV4 has a reputation for solid versatility because it can haul groceries, carry sports equipment, transport four kids to school, and ease into small parking spaces.
Realtor Julie Jalone

Improving Economy and Job Growth to Boost Home Sales

Realtor, Julie Jalone of MagnumOne Realty in Roseville writes about the expected increase in home sales in 2015 and the recent announcement by the FHA lowering the mortgage insurance premiums which will make homeownership a reality for more people.
Realtor Julie Jalone

Housing Growth Driven by Price Gains

Julie Jalone, owner of MagnumOne Realty in Roseville explains how projections for flat home sales will increase dollar volume.
Realtor Julie Jalone

Housing Tax Rumor

Sacramento Realtor, Julie Jalone, who owns MagnumOne Realty in Roseville, debunks the rumor about a sales tax on real estate to pay for healthcare reform.
Realtor Julie Jalone

Online Help from Fannie Mae

Sacramento Realtor, Julie Jalone, owner of MagnumOne Realty in Roseville alerts homeowners to a new site created by Fannie Mae which provides options and resources for those struggling to make their mortgage payments.
Daniel J Vance

Mom Serves Dementia Residents

Last week, I introduced you to Tish and Joe Griffin, mother and son, of Destin, Florida.
Daniel J Vance

Eye Doctor Opening People’s Eyes

His disability forced a major career change, one that has benefited thousands. Dr. John Shepherd since 2008 has been director of the Weigel Williamson Center for Visual Rehabilitation