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February Newsletter

By |2019-02-07T10:53:04-05:00February 7th, 2019|

Will the Spring Market Arrive Sooner than Later? What an interesting January we have experienced both weather-wise and in the real estate business. We have golfed and we have shoveled snow/ice this month. We have had multiple contracts on some houses, and we have had houses sitting on the market (with no showings) [...]

7 Things to Know Before Putting Wood Flooring in the Kitchen

By |2019-01-29T15:05:36-05:00January 29th, 2019|

Wood is Wonderful! I'm seeing lots and lots of open floor plans with wood floors spilling into the kitchen.  I've had it in mine for years and I love it.  It's comfortable and contiguous floors create a sense of spaciousness.  Here's a great article on factors to consider not just for putting wood floors [...]

January Platinum Club

By |2019-01-23T09:30:22-05:00January 23rd, 2019|

Inventory, inventory, inventory!  Those of you who have followed my posts for the last several years have often heard me lament the imbalance of inventory and it's distorting effects on the market.  Well, we have reached a new low, so to speak.  We now have a meager 2,500 homes on the market in the entire [...]

LG’s new rollable TV disappears in an instant

By |2019-01-21T07:42:44-05:00January 21st, 2019|

The future is now! Wasn't too many years ago that I was selling homes with recessed alcoves for folks to place their square TV's.  Now we have Rolling TV Screens.  What will they think of next?  The TV as art.  Very cool. Check them out here.

Five Signs You’re Ready for Homeownership

By |2019-01-07T08:51:19-05:00January 7th, 2019|

Are you ready to take the plunge? Here's an excellent check list to see if it might be your time to become a homeowner.   Even if you are not, give me a call so that together we can lay out a road map for you to "be ready to be ready"!

Don’t Try This at Home: The 7 Most Dangerous DIYs

By |2019-01-02T11:58:03-05:00January 2nd, 2019|

I KNOW some of you out there have done some of these! Hey I'm not throwing stones here.  I've done all but two of these myself.  Knocking down walls and large tree work are my personal favorites.  (After recently doing some ill advised tree work my neighbor came up and told me that [...]

December Newsletter

By |2018-12-21T08:55:50-05:00December 21st, 2018|

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! As you are out shopping, heading to parties, potlucks and the like, we too are in full holiday mode in the real estate market. Inventory is dropping as sellers who are not in a "must sell" situation are taking their homes off the market, leaving us with sellers [...]