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Member Tips on Working With Vendors

May 05, 2017
We recently reached out to members of the network for tips on working with vendors. Respect, communication and rela [more]
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Cover Your Assets – Understanding Serv...

May 01, 2017
This year there seemed to be more vendors involved in our life than ever before. Gone are the days when James would [more]
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End of Season: Luxury Auto Transport

Mar 01, 2017
The cost of transporting a vehicle can vary widely depending on a number of factors. As a result, determining how m [more]
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Finding The Right Vendor

Mar 01, 2017
Dealing with Vendors is an Estate Managers toughest part of the job. Finding a vendor who is going to do the work a [more]
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The Weight of the Estate

Jun 01, 2015
Estate Managers, also called Majordomos or Director of Properties, manage the estates of wealthy families or indivi [more]
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Carousel USA

Apr 03, 2015
As the premier car turnabout company in America, Carousel USA creates the ultimate of aesthetic functionality by of [more]
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Saving a Star Island Gem

Jan 01, 2015
Among the posh mansions that line the shores of Star Island, number 27 stands as a testament to longevity. The 10,0 [more]
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The Unexpected Preservationist

Oct 01, 2014
A cursory online search for Bill Dean will yield a bevy of blondes and an impression of a man who understands South [more]
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Smart Homes Hacked

Oct 01, 2014
For many Estate Managers, the first -and seemingly most important question- from our clients is ‘do you understand [more]
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Mucking Out a Wine Country Water Tank

Aug 30, 2014
Recently, we were tasked with cleaning the main water tank at the estate where I work in Glen Ellen. Water from our [more]
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From the Grounds

Aug 01, 2014
Your principal decides to add another wing to the mansion. Only one problem: a tree has already claimed the spot. I [more]
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A New Spin on an Old Driveway

Jul 31, 2014
One of the many, many, hoops we were required to jump through in order to get approval for some design and use upda [more]
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