CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 16, 1998 |
Before they moved back West, Keith and Tammy Coburn lived in a modest, ranch-style house near Alabama's Gulf Coast. She, 34, did the weather for a nearby television station. He, 32, worked as a golf pro. Their new home in this agricultural Santa Clara Valley town is eight times the size of their former dwelling, an opulent monument to the Victorian Era. Their electric and water bills have increased to $1,000 and $1,500 a month.