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Can You Retire on a Cruise Ship?

September 22, 2017

What do you think?  Could you spend your retirement years on a cruise ship?  I can think of worse things to do!  Imagine no grocery shopping, cooking, cleaning; just relaxing each day and meeting new people every week.  If it really was $2000 a year more than a retirement village I can certainly see the […]

How to Really Clean Your Closet

September 20, 2017

Closet cleaning is never a fun job but has to be done periodically.  Here are some practical tips to help you get started and hopefully complete the job.  I always use the rule that if I wouldn’t buy it now I should get rid of it even if I have never worn it.  We all […]

Hey Millennial Homeowners! It May Be Time to Sell!

September 15, 2017

Do you have equity in your home you could be using to buy up and get closer to your dream home?  Home prices have risen a great deal over the last few years and if you bought at the right time you might have made a lot of money on your current home.  Take a […]

Singles Are Falling for Their Dream Home First 

September 13, 2017

Are you single or planning to be soon?   If you are dreaming of a home of your own you are not alone.  A couple of years ago I was single for the first time in many years and was excited to pick the home that suited me completely without having to worry about anyone […]

Homeowner’s Net Worth Is Still Greater Than a Renter’s

September 8, 2017

More information on how your home is your “forced saving” account.  Can you believe that a homeowners net worth is 36 times greater than that of a renter?  This latest survey included data from 2010 to 2013.  Home prices have increased even more since then and it is predicted that the new net worth will […]

20 Tips for Preparing Your House for Sale

September 6, 2017

I found this great checklist for anyone planning to list their home for sale.  First impressions are so important and these little things might make the difference in the way a potential buyer views your home!  Give me a call and I can help you figure out the most important items to make your home […]

Baby Boomers Are On the Move

September 1, 2017

Where and when are you thinking of retiring?  Southwest Florida is a great place to retire and buy your winter home.  When the north wind is bringing snow and ice to your family and friends guess whose home will be the favorite to visit?  You will have plenty of family around you in the winter […]

84% of Americans Believe Buying a Home is a Good Financial Decision

August 30, 2017

Check out these facts compiled by the National Association of Realtors on why Americans think buying a home is a good investment.  Here in southwest Florida, our prices are low and interest rates even lower!  Now is the time to buy your new home and start building equity. Courtesy of Keeping Current Matters 2017 According […]