Home Tour

Step inside the beautiful homes of our community and hear the stories and inspiration that built them.

The Bland's home

Downsizing with Style: Janelle and Bill Bland’s Historic Visalia Home Blends Easier Care with...

Text by Lisa McEwen | Photos by Frank Miramontes, DMI Agency W While millions of Americans were quarantined this spring because of the coronavirus pandemic, many were forced to reflect on a simpler way of life,...

Tulare Couple Perfect the Art of Downsizing with Tulare Home

For Melanie and Robby Martinho, there really is no place like home. And home is in Tulare, surrounded by longtime friends and a large extended family.

The Boone Residence – Museum-Worthy Art Collection Fills Visalia Home that warmly welcomes friends...

Collecting art is a hobby that Visalia physicians Michael and Andrea Boone began as newlyweds and, 28 years later, their collection has grown along with their family of three daughters. Their north Visalia home...
The Sommer Treehouse: Young and Old Like Climbing Into This Special Place

The Sommer Treehouse: Young and Old Like Climbing Into This Special Place

As many grandparents can attest, the arrival of grandchildren sparks a desire to create moments and memories like no other force of nature. For Barry and Donna Sommer, the birth of two granddaughters encouraged them to look beyond the walls of their home and up into the stately oak trees that surround their 2.5-acre forested property.
The Muxlow Home: Log Cabin Love

Log Cabin Love: Quiet Getaways Near the Kings River and Grandchildren

For Susie and Dave Muxlow, there’s nothing better than surrounding themselves with grandchildren all year long. But at Christmas, gatherings take on a special meaning for the couple when their large family squeezes into their cozy log cabin on the Kings River.
The Holvik Home: Entertaining, Relaxing Are Key in Complete Home Renovation

The Holvik Home: Entertaining, Relaxing are Key in Complete Home Renovation

A whirlwind romance, combined with a love for golf, has turned a 50-year-old home into a gorgeous gathering spot for friends and a quiet, contemporary nest for a couple.