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Want to Sell Your House Faster? Don’t Forget to Stage!

July 20, 2018

Staging your home can be a daunting task, knowing what to take out and what to rearrange can seem overwhelming.  Here is Naples we have many people who specialize in helping you declutter your home and get it ready for sale.  Maybe you would just like some advice and another unprejudiced eye to look it […]

Top 4 Home Renovations for Max ROI

July 18, 2018

Have you thought about doing some home renovations and wondered which ones would be best?  This article shows you some nice ways to improve your home for maximum return with minimum outlay.  Kitchens and bathrooms are too of the most important renovations in southwest Florida.  We have many condos that are 40 or 50 years […]

Cost Across Time – Lock in Your Rate NOW!

July 13, 2018

I found this interesting graphic on how interest rates have varied since the 1970’s.  Interesting that we now pay over $700 per month LESS for the same mortgage as we would have done in the ’70s.  And think of how much further the money went then; $700 a month was a great deal of money.  […]

5 Reasons Millennials Choose to Buy a Home

July 11, 2018

Did you know millennials are one of the fastest growing groups of buyers in our country?  Young people realize the importance of investing in your own home instead of paying the landlords mortgage for them.  Control of their living space is the #1 reason.  If you want to paint your walls fuchsia in your own […]

Are You Wondering If You Can Buy Your First Home?

June 29, 2018

What is your reason for thinking you can’t buy a home?  Too young, not enough income, credit rating?  Most of those worries don’t apply any more with the lower prices and lower interest rates.  No down payment?  That’s ok you can still buy with no money down or as low as 3.5% down.  Check out […]

Homes are More Affordable in 44 out of 50 States

June 27, 2018

According to Black Knights Monthly Mortgage Monitor Florida homes are more affordable now than they were between 1995 and 2003!  I know our prices have stabilized at much lower than they were during the boom of 2005 to 2008 but with the lower interest rates and the increase in wages, buyers can enjoy better monthly […]

When Is a Good Time to Rent? Not Now!

June 22, 2018

Still renting or considering renting?  Read this article first and explore your options to see whether you can afford to purchase.  Rents have increased steadily since 1988 and are still increasing.  Interest rates are still very low compared to 1988 and our prices have stabilized.  Why not give me a call and let’s discuss your […]

3 Issues Facing Today’s Real Estate Market

June 20, 2018

There are always issues to navigate when buying a home.  However, I am a professional in the business and I will make the process as easy as I can for you.  My job is to make the experience as enjoyable as possible but the main objective is that when you look around your new home […]