Understanding the Basics of Home Appraisals

Selling your home can feel like an overwhelming task. As a Realtor, I walk my clients through each step, including the process of getting an appraisal. Not knowing who you’re working with can be nerve-racking, and I can recommend trustworthy appraisers to get an evaluation of your property. I’d like to share some of my [Continue Reading …]

Price Reduction on this Ultra Luxurious Home!

Have you taken the tour?

Just click here: Shenandoah Home Tour Perfect estate home for the Buyer who appreciates quality craftsmanship. Situated on a one acre lot overlooking a lake and with Westerly view, this home has it all. From the portico main entrance and circular pavered drive to the almost 5,000 sq ft of interior living space featuring 4 [Continue Reading …]

Enjoy the Sanibel Journey

Sanibel equals Fun for the Whole Family

If you haven’t heard, FamilyFun Travel named Sanibel Island as the number one travel destination overall. The top designation is the result of a survey of 2,000 families rating their top spots across the country. Broken down into categories, Sanibel was awarded the Top Tourist Town and the Top Destination in the South. FamilyFun mentioned [Continue Reading …]

Sanibel & Ft. Myers – Did You Know?

The Coconut Telegraph I read a great article today by Stephanie Maier. She listed 14 surprising facts about two distinct areas of Southwest Florida – Sanibel & Ft. Myers. I myself have been a resident of Southwest Florida for 28 years and even I learned a thing or two. Here I’ve listed the facts that most [Continue Reading …]

Aging With Your Home

The Coconut Telegraph Mr. Right or Mr. Right Now – that may be not always be the question on your mind when buying a house. Usually, we go for Mr. Right Now – the perfect house, that has everything you’ve been wanting. But then time goes by faster than you realized and you discover you’re [Continue Reading …]

Florida’s housing market continues to steadily improve

Higher median prices, more new listings and continued stabilization of inventory were all reported this January by Florida Realtors®. Showing an increase of 10% over January 2014 were closed sales of single family homes with a final total of 16,087. Sellers can take advantage of this great opportunity, equity has continued to improve and historically [Continue Reading …]

How’s housing really doing? A 10-year review

A recent article out of Washington shows great news for the housing market. You most likely know the housing industry has made some tremendous gains in recent months, but it’s important to look at that information on a continuum. The National Association of Realtors® Economists’ Outlook compared data using a 10-year average. The data compared [Continue Reading …]

Sanibel receives silver award as a bike friendly community

By Hollie Hojek Sanibel, Florida – It’s not the best day for a bike ride on Sanibel Island. It’s a little cold,” said Lee Ann, visiting from Ontario Canada. “The only reason I consider riding a bike, I probably haven’t ridden a bike in over 30-40 years, is the fact that they have bike paths [Continue Reading …]