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Kathleen Galigher Real Estate

Kathleen Galigher offers unparalleled service to ALL clients in the La Quinta California real estate market. Your complete satisfaction with our service and representation is our number one priority.

Kathleen Galigher serves the entire La Quinta California real estate market including the surrounding communities such as La Quinta and Indian Wells area.

Whether you are considering buying a home, selling a home or both, we know this area inside and out.

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Five tips for first-time home sellers

Selling a home is a process that involves time and effort, and can often be an emotional journey. It can be overwhelming for first-time home sellers. If you’re putting your home on the market for the first time, here are some tips that will help you achieve a smooth sale. Be ready to let go ...

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What’s the difference between an investment property and a second home?

Owning a second home for a vacation getaway or a place to retire is slightly different from owning an investment property. While both present the opportunity to generate income, there are considerable differences in what distinguishes one from the other. It’s important to consider that the classification has an impact on loan rates, down payment ...

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Top hiking trails to explore in La Quinta

There is no better way to immerse yourself in the natural beauty of La Quinta than to hit the trails. From easy to moderate, whether you want a leisurely stroll or something to challenge even seasoned hikers, The Gem of the Desert has something for everyone.  Here are the top picks for hiking trails to ...

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What you should look for in a starter home

The first property that you buy, your starter home, may be a single-family home, a townhouse, or a condo. It doesn’t necessarily have to be large and spacious or extravagantly luxurious, however it should still be a place that you’d be happy to call home.  There are many homes for sale in La Quinta, CA ...

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La Quinta Resort - Before and now

There are plenty of spectacular resorts in the desert city of La Quinta in the Coachella Valley, but one stands out in particular because of its rich history. It’s also a prime examples of some of the best La Quinta, CA real estate. La Quinta Resort & Club was originally designed by Gordon Kaufman and ...

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Most instagrammable spots in La Quinta

At La Quinta, there’s so much to enjoy, from the picturesque golf courses to the fantastic architecture, all of which bask in the glorious Californian sunshine. Why not share some of your best moments in this gem in the Coachella Valley desert? To brighten up your instagram we’ll run you by the top five spots ...

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Closing costs: How much do you need to prepare?

A hot real estate market might encourage you to sell your house sooner to maximize the returns on your investment. That said, it also costs money to sell a home. These expenses can take the form of agent and contractor fees and, most importantly, closing costs.  What are closing costs and how much do you ...

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Should you invest in La Quinta vacation rentals?

The world is opening up post-pandemic. As a property buyer and investor, you may ask, is it worth investing in a vacation rental during this time? Below are a few key factors to consider before you dive into the world of vacation rentals. Renewed interest in travel With the so-called post-pandemic travel boom, more people ...

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Must-see art pieces in La Quinta

La Quinta’s primary claim to fame is being one of the best golf destinations in the U.S., but did you know that it’s also a prestigious art town? Numerous galleries and public art pieces are scattered across the city, most of which are part of La Quinta’s Art in Public Places program. The city’s rich ...

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Hiring a moving specialist is worth it

Changing home or office address can be taxing.  You have to inform friends, the bank, your insurance company, and people you have to send documents or packages to that you have a new address.  You have to update your driver’s license.  You have to make an inventory of your possessions.  Those who are downsizing donate ...

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Read Our Testimonials "We discussed all aspects & requirements beforehand so that Kathleen knew exactly what type of properties we wanted to see. She did her homework well, because when she called us there were 4 properties she took us to that fit our criteria. One of those was the one we purchased. After an inspectio...”
Sharon Landau
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