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5 Reasons to Paint Your Walls Gray

October 27, 2017

I have recently had both my home and office painted and have used a very light gray.  It is amazing how much it has brighten and enlarged the rooms.  Gray seems to be the color for 2017 and here are some good reasons why.  Give it a try in one of your rooms and see […]

Sunny Split-Level Tribeca Condo for Sale

October 25, 2017

From Costa Rica earlier this month we head to Tribeca for this gorgeous condo.  It certainly must look different than it did in 1858!  What gorgeous floors and how bright and spacious it looks.  Some of the most expensive real estate per square foot in the world I am sure. Courtesy of RESMedia 2017 By […]

Costa Rica Casa: Mel Gibson’s Jungle Vacation Home

October 20, 2017

This month we travel to Costa Rica for our listing of the month!  I have always wanted to visit and have heard wonderful things about the beauty of this country.  I guess Mel Gibson fell in love with it a few years ago and purchased 403 acre estate.  But times change and people get bored […]

Making Sure Your Home Office Is More Office Than Home

October 18, 2017

There are many people that find working from home too full of distractions to get a full days work done.  I love to work at home and find I get a lot more done than when I am in the office.  I like to have my area defined for working and I have all my […]

Empty Nesters: Best to Remodel or Time to Sell?

October 13, 2017

Is your family home suddenly way too big?  Are you losing each other in all the empty rooms?  What about downsizing up north and buying yourself a second home in our sunny Paradise?  Many of my customers have seen their children through college and are now able to start thinking of themselves and their retirement.  […]

More Than Half of All Buyers Are Surprised by Closing Costs

October 11, 2017

Have you considered closing costs when planning your finances for your home purchase?  Don’t wait until the last minute and be scrambling for the additional dollars you need to close.  Your mortgage company is required by law to give you a Good Faith Estimate of your closing costs for your mortgage and your title company […]

Should I Buy a Home Now? Or Wait Until Next Year?

October 6, 2017

Courtesy of Keeping Current Matters 2017 Some Highlights: The Cost of Waiting to Buy is defined as the additional funds it would take to buy a home if prices & interest rates were to increase over a period of time. Freddie Mac predicts interest rates to rise to 4.4% by next year. CoreLogic predicts home […]

Living Al Fresco in Sunny Naples

October 4, 2017

Are you looking forward to long evenings and weekends enjoying the outdoors during the coming months of cool weather in Naples?  Most of the country may be freezing but here in Naples we are soon going to be enjoying the best weather of the year.  Before you start planning entertainments check out these tips and […]