How the First Desert Eichlers in 40 years owe their very existence to Dr. Scholl’s (yes, the Foot Guy).

How the First Desert Eichlers in 40 years owe their very existence to Dr. Scholl’s (yes, the Foot Guy).

The development of Palm Springs’, Tahquitz River Estates (TRE) has been long and fascinating history since it’s first Spanish Revival Homes that were built in the 1930s. Most famously know for it’s 1940s Paul Trousdale Homes along it’s namesake Tahquitz River Wash, TRE also has been home to many, many famous residents including enigmatic Dr. William Scholl, the foot care specialist who in 1948, purchased a very large compound, which he named “Casa de Rancho”, that straddled both Morongo and Sonora Roads.

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All Tahquitz Residents are invited: Spring Fling Social—Scheduled Before the Snowbirds Fly! - 4/20/19

All Tahquitz Residents are invited: Spring Fling Social—Scheduled Before the Snowbirds Fly! - 4/20/19

The TRENO (Tahquitz River Estates Neighborhood Organization) will be holding its’s Anuual Spring Fling, Social Get together for the community. We’ll celebrate our successes with Modernism Week and look for for direction on how to spend those funds. Bring your great ideas on how to make Tahquitz River Estates - EVEN BETTER!

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Superbloom Explodes Across the Desert!

Superbloom Explodes Across the Desert!

This spring, the oasis will burst into colors as desert wildflowers bring a "super bloom" to Palm Springs and Southern California, and we have your guide to seeing Greater Palm Springs in full bloom! While the oasis blooms with colorful wildflowers and luscious greenery in 2019, it's the perfect time to plan a wildflower-inspired trip to Greater Palm Springs. Here's everything you need to know on where to see wildflowers in Palm Springs and beyond.

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Incredible Turnout for 2018 TRENO Annual Meeting & Social Get-Together!

Incredible Turnout for 2018 TRENO Annual Meeting & Social Get-Together!

Incredible turnout for the 2018 TRENO Annual Meeting and Social Get-Together! With a 56% increased attendance from 2017, The Tahquitz River Estates showed it’s neighborhood spirit. The spectacular, newly renovated Villa Royale Hotel hosted the vibrant event and and treated it’s fellow neighbors with mouth-watering appetizers and signature cocktails.

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TRENO to Welcome 20TH Annual Southern California Imperial Owners in January, 19th 2019 

TRENO to Welcome 20TH Annual Southern California Imperial Owners in January, 19th 2019 

Many Tahquitz River Estates neighbors “mark” the New Year with long-time resident “Marc” Hampton. Marc is an Imperialist. He hosts a car show and BBQ in January. Marc drives the event, and fellow Southern California Imperial Owners help with roll out. Think of the event a “concours d’casual” – right here in our neighborhood. 

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Incredible Hugh Kaptur Home & Renovation!

Incredible Hugh Kaptur Home & Renovation!

My partner Rob and I purchased our 1958 mid-century modernhome on E San Lucas in December 2009. We immediately embarked on stripping away design “elements” that were not original to the house (mirrors, shiny marble tile etc.). In addition we restored things that had been removed (the wooden beam ores had been sawed off; original breeze block etc.). The 80/90s were not kind to our house.

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