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Should Florida keep Daylight Saving Time all year? It could happen

January 26, 2018

I posted this article on my facebook page this week and got some interesting responses.  I think it would be wonderful if we didn’t have to change the clocks any more.  In the fall when it gets dark so early I find that it is harder to be motivated to work longer hours.  I would […]

Why You Need a Professional on Your Team When Buying a Home

January 24, 2018

“You get what you pay for.”  You wouldn’t trust an unlicensed brain surgeon to operate on your brain, why would you go into a real estate deal without a trained professional?  I have many years experience in the real estate industry in the Naples area and I know there will be pitfalls and issues along […]

Where Did Americans Move in 2017?

January 22, 2018

I would not have thought Alaska was a high inbound state but according to Atlas Van Lines that is the case!  Florida is evenly balanced which surprised me as I didn’t think people moved out of the sunshine state once they moved in?  What do you think is your state accurate?   Courtesy of Keeping […]

Great Spaces: Treasured Country Estate in Wellesley, Mass.

January 10, 2018

Another beautiful home to drool over for a while!  I would love the square footage of over 5000 square feet.  You could easily get lost in this home! Courtesy of Keeping Current Matters 2017 By Zoe Eisenberg Are you looking for a quiet retreat in the country? The Noyes-Parris estate, built in 1669 and listed in […]

Why Getting Pre-Approved Should Be Your First Step

January 5, 2018

First steps are always shaky and a bit scary but getting preapproved for a mortgage doesn’t have to be.  Just like learning to walk, learning the real estate process for buying a home can be a daunting task!  But as long as you have a professional Realtor (me!) on your side who has a team […]

Americans Believe Real Estate is Best Long-Term Investment

January 3, 2018

Thinking of a new home in 2018?  Most Americans believe real estate is the best long term investment as shown on the graph below.  With our prices stabilized and our buyers market now is the time to invest in that second home to use as a rental property for a few years.  Let’s start the […]

Painting Project in the Works? Consider the Colors of 2018

December 29, 2017

Thinking of updating your home in the New Year with fresh paint?  According to this article there are some very interesting paint choices available.  I have seen a lot of new construction homes lately and they are focusing on the light grey palette for most of their decorating.  I love the tile that looks like […]

2 Myths Holding Back Home Buyers

December 27, 2017

Are you dreaming of a new home for the holidays?  Have you saved your money instead of spending it all on expensive presents for family and friends?  Your new home may be closer than you think.  Check out these myths that most buyers believe about their ability to purchase a new home.  You don’t need […]