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5 Ways to Redecorate Without Spending a Dime

August 28, 2017

You know the feeling. You look around your home and are struck with a case of the blahs. The immediate thought is to set out on a shopping spree for new rugs, new lamps, new linens or whatever it takes to revamp your space. Unfortunately, your wallet may say otherwise. But don’t despair. With a […]

The Most Expensive Home in Hawaii Is for Sale

August 25, 2017

From storage container swimming pools last week to the most expensive home in Hawaii this week!  $70 million for this dream castle but it does include a 1600 square foot swimming pool and views of the Pacific Ocean! Reprinted with permission from RISMedia. ©2017. All rights reserved. By Zoe Eisenberg   Looking for a home […]

7 Gadgets From ‘The Jetsons’ That Have Become a Reality

August 23, 2017

Did you watch “The Jetsons” when you were a kid?  All those gadgets they had we were sure were impossible to actually invent.  But I found this article recently that points out quite a bit of the technology they used has actually been invented and we use it today without thinking about it!  I wonder […]

69% of Buyers are Wrong About Down Payment Needs

August 21, 2017

I know I talk about downpayments and credit scores very often in my blogs BUT it is so important that potential buyers know they don’t have to save thousands of dollars before they can buy a home.  With FHA financing available with 3.5% downpayment and USDA financing with no money down, why are so many […]

Are Shipping Containers the Future of Swimming Pools?

August 18, 2017

Instead of a dream listing this week what about a dream swimming pool?  I found this article and thought it was a very inovative use of storage containers.  I guess the down side is that it is 5 foot deep throughout rather than a deep end and shallow end.  Very interesting concept though! Reprinted with […]

Home Buying Myths Slayed

August 16, 2017

 Courtesy of Keeping Current Matters 2017 Some Highlights: Interest rates are still below historic numbers. 88% of property managers raised their rent in the last 12 months! The credit score requirements for mortgage approval continue to fall. Remember it is always toasty in Naples and you deserve to have a castle to call your own!  […]

Careful…Don’t Get Caught in the Rental Trap!

August 14, 2017

Are you caught in the rental trap?  Are you paying over 50% of your income each month just to live in a home that doesn’t belong to you?  Do you think you can never save enough money to buy?  If you answered “yes” to any of these questions give me a call.  I can and […]

Great Living on the Great Barrier Reef

August 11, 2017

This month I went to Australia to find my irresistible listing.  I visited Australia many years ago and loved it.  I can imagine living right on the ocean in this fabulous house.  What do you think of the helicopter pad? Reprinted with permission from RISMedia. ©2017. All rights reserved. By Zoe Eisenberg This ocean-front palatial […]